grade into bathroom with plenty of circulation space. Shower seat 480mm high,
900mm x 360mm, lever taps 1m, grab rails 870mm. Basin 760mm, with lever
taps. Toilet 460mm high, 840mm front to back wall and 450mm centreline to
side wall. Grab rails at 820mm. Light switch and shaver are all within reach but
hair dryer is high.
328 Flinders St.
9250 1888, 3 accessible rooms, rate $195, 4 stars.
Location and environment:
Located on the south side of the CBD, the Duxton is across from Flinders St
Station and close to the city centre and Southgate/Casino precincts.
Transport and path of travel:
Trams and buses run along Flinders St and Taxis drop off at the main entry.
Flinders St Station, about 300m, the gradient rises gently to the station.
Valet parking, vehicles are parked in a nearby carpark. A lift takes you directly to
Main entry and foyer:
A staircase leads up to a large open foyer. A well signed call button is located on
a side wall at the foot of the stairs, a concierge will meet you, unlock the door to
a lift and convey you to reception. The reception counter is high. The foyer is
well lit and carpeted. A threshold ramp leads up to the restored original foyer
and to the lifts. Go down one level to Cafe Citrus and a unisex accessible toilet.
Signage, Toilets and Telephones:
The lifts are clearly visible and an accessible unisex toilet is available from a
corridor past a gift shop (another toilet is by the restaurant). Public telephones
are located in the foyer but are too high for a wheelchair user.
Easily identified with reachable call buttons but no audible arrival signal.
Internal call buttons are at a useable height and there is a grab rail.
Carpeted and wide.