Best Private Maternity Hospitals in Melbourne

Everyone says Melbourne is the best state to live in and we have some of the best private maternity hospitals in Melbourne and even the country.

Every mum wants to have the best care possible during their pregnancy, its a huge milestone to have a baby.  There are so many unknowns especially with your first baby so feeling secure in your decision is pretty important.

Private hospitals can offer a comfortable and caring environment for labour. If you’re having a private hospital birth, your pregnancy care will be with an obstetrician. During labour at a private hospital, midwives usually care for you until your obstetrician comes for the birth.  So choosing from the best private maternity hospitals in Melbourne is possible.

best private maternity hospitals in melbourne

We have listed some of the very best private maternity hospitals in Melbourne.

Best Private Maternity Hospitals in Melbourne

Mercy Women’s Hospital 

Location: 163 Studley Road, Heidelberg

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Phone: 03 8458 4444

The Mercy Women’s Hospital caters for public and private patients and provide outstanding maternity, gynaecology and neonatal care. It is one of the Best Private Maternity Hospitals in Melbourne.

MHW is a tertiary facility (providing high-level care, education and research).  There is paediatric, anaesthetic and theatre staff on site 24 hours a day.

The Mercy understands that we are all individuals and they make a point of trying to offer everyone the type of birthing experience that they envisage. You have access to our Emergency Department and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit if required.

Epworth Freemasons

Location: 320 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne

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Phone: (03) 9418 8333

Epworth Freemasons is a private hospital that offers state of the art equipment and services. They are one of the best private maternity hospital in Melbourne.  They guarantee private rooms and also offer stays at the Park Hyatt for low risk patients. They provide a-la carte meals, a night nursery and lactation specialists.


Frances Perry House Private Hospital at Royal Women’s

Location: 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville VIC

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Phone: (03) 9344 5000

Frances Perry House is the private hospital section of the Royal Women’s. Their maternity unit consists of 6 birthing suites, a Level 2 Special Care Unit that can accommodate premature babies from 32 weeks, antenatal and postnatal beds. Low risk patients have the option to enjoy their postnatal parenting program at Grand Hyatt Melbourne.  This alone makes it a favourite and one of the Best Private Maternity Hospitals in Melbourne.

St Vincent’s Private Hospital

Location: 59 Victoria Parade Fitzroy VIC

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Phone: 03 9411 7111

St Vincent’s private hospital guarantees private rooms with the option of partners staying. Eligible families can take advantage of the Family Retreat Program at the Park Hyatt Hotel for their postnatal stay. Again these features make St Vincent’s one of the Best Private Maternity Hospitals in Melbourne.

St Vincent’s have a 12 cot special care nursery that can accommodate premature babies from 32 weeks and is the first private Level 5 facility.


Cabrini Hospital

Location: 183 Wattletree Rd, Malvern VIC


Phone: (03) 9508 1222

Cabrini is a well-known private hospital that delivers over 1800 babies every year. Cabrini has recently partnered with the Como Melbourne to offer postnatal patients a luxurious stay. Cabrini’s special care nursery can cater for most infants born after 32 weeks gestation. Personally my sister had her 2 babies here and loved it. The Como was amazing!


Waverley private

Location: 343-357 Blackburn Rd, Mount Waverley VIC 3149


Phone: (03) 9881 7700

Mitcham private hospital

Location: 27 Doncaster E Rd, Mitcham VIC 3132


Phone: (03) 9210 3222


Jessie McPherson Private Hospital

Location: 246 Clayton Rd, Clayton VIC 3168


Phone: (03) 9594 2776

Jessie McPherson Private Hospital provides women with access to state-of-the-art care and facilities for both mother and baby.

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