Central Hotel Accommodation on the Yarra River

Experience the vibrancy and eclectic culture for which Melbourne is renowned with central accommodation near Melbourne CBD. Standing out from the sea of high rises in Melbourne, the Crowne Plaza Melbourne’s curved shape gives a hint at the architectural features and sense of open space that will make your stay an experience to remember. Crowne Plaza Melbourne is ideally located on the Yarra River, only steps away from the restaurants and bars of the South Wharf precinct, CBD shopping, and South Melbourne with its popular cafes and markets. A variety of dining and entertainment is on your doorstep with the Crowne Casino and Entertainment Complex located less then 300m away. 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. With a range of excellent facilities and renowned friendly service, Crowne Plaza Melbourne is the perfect place to stay and relax by Melbourne’s famous riverside. Stay in shape at the gymnasium, use the heated outdoor swimming pool to do a few laps or catch up on business with complimentary internet and computer access in the corporate lounge. 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.


“The rooms refurbishment they have done is first class…” “Our standard room had recently been refurbished and I was most impressed with the size of the room and the modern furnishings..” “Excellent… The location is fantastic. Staff are extremely friendly and the refurbishment looks great..” “The refurbished room and the views were breathtaking… a new favourite, without a doubt”

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New-look guestrooms unveiled

After a carefully orchestrated 12-month refurbishment program, the stunning, $25 million transformations of guestrooms has been unveiled, making us one of the city’s most enviable hotels for business and leisure travellers.

As part of the refurbishment, all 402 guestrooms have been completely transformed.

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Make your family trip to Melbourne the best ever

With spacious and interconnecting rooms and suites, family-friendly attractions nearby, delicious cuisine with tailored kids menu’s and the friendliest, most knowledgeable service, Crowne Plaza Melbourne is ready to welcome your family to Melbourne.

Melbourne is made for kids, and there is so much to see and do!

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Upcoming Events

There is always so much happening in Melbourne from sport, to theatre and exhibitions to food and dining festivals. Plan your trip around some of our favourite events.

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Melbourne is a romantic’s paradise

Couples, it’s time to dedicate some time to yourselves! Spoil your better half with a getaway they won’t forget in Melbourne where there is so much to eat, drink, see and do.

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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 your mates. 

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 travelers 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.

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