Brooklyn Arts Hotel

B&b in Fitzroy, Collingwood & Abbotsford

There are seven rooms in this character-filled hotel owned by filmmaker and artist Maggie Fooke. Set in a lovely terrace house, rooms vary in size but are all clean, quirky, colourful and beautifully decorated. Spacious upstairs rooms with high ceilings and balconies are the pick (from $220). Expect lively conversation at the included continental breakfast of local sourdough bread and homemade jams.