Facilities.

BM Latrobe House is newly restored and refurbished. A range of facilities are available to guests.


Free La Trobe University campus bus.

The service operates daily, Monday to Friday. The bus makes it easy to get around, to and from lectures, to transport points, and back to the guesthouse.

The bus stops at the tram stop, medical clinic, main university campus, language centre and bus stop interchange.

View the Campus Bus timetable and map

Your communications are important.

All rooms are fitted with a personal telephone and high speed Internet connection. Click here for Internet usage charges.

Business facilities are available at reception: photocopier, fax, computer, printing (colour or black & white) – bulk discounts apply.



BM Café open daily.

This venue is a stylish licensed café with a gallery feel. Outside we have a patio surrounded by scenic views along Springthorpe Boulevard. Inside, BM Café showcases works of art by a prominent German born artist, Mark Schaller.

Choose from a range of appetising foods including Asian noodle dishes, foccacias, croissants, gourmet pies and pastries. Enjoy fine Australian wines, local and imported beers, non alcoholic drinks and premium Espresso coffee and tea.

Small functions can be arranged for special occasions and discounted rates apply to long-term guests.

Cooking for yourself?

We have a fully furnished dining room and large, commercial standard, self-sufficient kitchen with lockable refrigeration units and storage lockers for grocery items.


Beautiful views, gardens and lawns.

Set in idyllic surrounds with sweeping lawns and gardens. If you're lucky, while enjoying a walk or an energizing jog around the area, you may meet some of the native wildlife.

Take in the fabulous views of  the Dandenong Ranges from our rooftop BBQ terrace, or enjoy the private Mediterranean style courtyard central to the building.



Laundry and Domestic

Laundry facilities with washing machines & dryers are available for all guests.
Free bed linen & exchange fortnightly.

Useful web links for guests of BM Latrobe House

The City of Melbourne
Tourism Victoria
Melbourne City Living Guide
La Trobe University International Students
Melbourne Airport
Melbourne Pubs
Essential travellers Information
Melbourne City Search
Immigration Australia
Department of Immigration
Fast onsite computer and laptop repairs
Mobile Mechanics
Emergency roadside towing
Car windscreen replacement