Central Hotel Accommodation on the Yarra River

Experience the vibrancy and eclectic culture for which Melbourne is renowned with central accommodation near Melbourne CBD. Crowne Plaza Melbourne is ideally located on the Yarra River, only steps away from the restaurants and bars of Crown Casino and the South Wharf precinct, CBD shopping, and South Melbourne with its popular cafes and markets. The hotel is also located close to trains and taxi ranks and is within the free-tram zone, making it easy for guests to travel around the city.

A good nights’ sleep is guaranteed in our comfortable range of rooms and suites, many overlooking South Melbourne, Port Melbourne and the Yarra River, with famous landmarks such as Flinders St Station and the Crown Complex also visible from higher floors. Choose from our diverse range of accommodation packages, or consider the option of adjoining rooms and suites to suit families and larger travel parties.

Our award-winning concierge staff are a treasure trove of local knowledge and are your ticket to discovering the city’s best spots and events. Guests of Crowne Plaza Melbourne also enjoy the benefits of IHG® Rewards Club, our complimentary loyalty program that offers members recognition, free internet and points on each stay to redeem for future stays, airline flights or merchandise.

Special Guest Announcement

Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control, our driveway will be partially closed from 6 – 18 December 2016. This will affect valet parking, the taxi rank and coach access. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause and we appreciate your understanding. Please download the map for further information on how to access the hotel during this time.

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Summer Stories On The Yarra

The Yarra River, a landmark for locals, an icon for Melbourne and an experience for visitors. Do something different this summer and explore like a local would on the Yarra. We have some amazing ideas to kick start your Yarra River adventure and guarantee you’ll have some summer stories to take back with you.

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Free Things To Do This Summer

Want to create the perfect summer story but low on funds? Melbourne is consistently voted the world’s most liveable city but what makes this city really liveable is the adventures you can enjoy without opening your wallet. We have the perfect list to help you explore like a local on a budget!

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Summer Shopping

It’s no secret that Melbourne has some of the best shopping in all of Australia, that’s why it’s the perfect destination for all your Christmas shopping.  Shopping in Melbourne always comes with added extras, with laneway discoveries and cafe culture as much a part of the experience as the loot from local designers and the best of international brands.

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We’ve Got Christmas All Wrapped Up

Relax and unwind with the ones that matter most this festive season. Celebrate with the whole family over a sumptuous Christmas buffet lunch or Christmas Dinner. There will be a surprise visitor with a small gift for children. Keep on celebrating and welcome in 2017 in style with our New Year’s Eve celebrations.

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Soak in romantic views from our riverside hotel in Melbourne

Our idyllic location and modern accommodation provide the perfect setting for an intimate escape. Stroll by the Yarra River or explore the exciting sights and sounds of the city by night. For a special treat, check out The Weekend Special package which includes overnight accommodation and breakfast for two.

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Find the best family-friendly activities that Melbourne has to offer

From the iconic Federation Square to the world-class aquarium and artfully curated museums, there is so much for a family to enjoy, right at the doorstep of Crowne Plaza Melbourne. In addition, our friendly concierge will share the best spots at which to enjoy the unique pulse of this beautiful city.

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Explore Melbourne with friends, family or colleagues

Whether you’re visiting on business or pleasure, you and your group will be spoilt for choice when it comes to food, drink, entertainment and events in this gorgeous city. Featuring beautiful wine regions, pristine beaches and even snowy mountains, it’s always the right time to visit Melbourne and regional Victoria.

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Corporate accommodation and facilities for business travelers

Stay connected and productive whilst travelling for business with high speed Wi-Fi internet, a well-appointed on-site business center and functional work spaces in your room. Stay fit and energised at our onsite gym and enjoy healthy, gourmet meals delivered to your room with our Body & Soul in-room dining menu.

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Our guests have access to our modern pool and gym, in-house business centre, healthy in-room dining and 24 hour hotel service from concierge and reception, ensuring a comfortable experience for all.

Crowne Plaza Melbourne is recognised as one of the best hotels in Melbourne for business travellers as it is centrally located close to Melbourne CBD, near the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Enjoy a well-deserved riverside getaway in the heart of Melbourne city.