440mm centreline to side wall (no obstructions). Light switch, shaver socket
and hair dryer all reachable. A washing machine and above it a dryer (high) are
located in a cupboard opened from the bathroom.
Suites, 471 Little Bourke St.
9607 3000, 3 accessible rooms, rate $170, 4 stars.
Location and environment:
Located in Little Bourke St near Melbourne's historic courts, the Pacific is
central to the business, shopping and night clubs areas of the city.
Transport and path of travel:
Trams run along William and Bourke Sts and Taxis drop off at the main entry.
Valet parking is provided.
Main entry and foyer:
Hinged doors (not too heavy), lead past the concierge desk into the foyer which
is well lit and with polished granite flooring. Reception counter (>1250mm).
Signage, Toilets and Telephones:
The lifts are clearly visible and an accessible toilet is located past the two
telephones which are high (>1250mm).
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.
A restaurant is off the foyer.
Long rooms from renovated offices.
Room: Door opens into the room with space to open the door from the inside,
the door return is heavy. The living room is long with table, chairs, sofa, TV (with
remote) and kitchen with fridge, hotplate, oven and sink (lever tap). Bench
height 800mm with timber angled facing under sink to protect from hot water
pipe and allow closer access. Crockery in cupboard above bench. Bedroom has
two Queen size beds 550mm; space wall to bed 1 is 800mm, between beds