Accommodation

Places to Stay

Though with the reputation of the world’s most livable city, full of vibrant life and that never sleeps – you are sure to find the perfect place to lay your head and recharge after a day at WRFC10. From inner city suites close to all the action and sweeping views of Melbourne’s breathtaking skyline and Port Phillip Bay, to funky digs in nearby eclectic neighbourhoods, there is no shortage in choice to match your taste and budget.

Discounted rates have been negotiated for WRFC10 with select accommodation partners that are in the centre it all, extremely accessible and within close walking distance to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), venue of WRFC10. We will be able to provide the pricing options and method for booking the listed accommodation shortly – stay tuned!

Crown Metropol Melbourne

Contemporary style meets unrivalled luxury at the Crown Metropol. Perched on the Southbank, in the heart of the city, this exclusive address offers fine dining, lavish accommodation and the ultimate in relaxation – all with jaw dropping views over the Melbourne CBD.

Location: 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank

Distance to venue: 600 metres, 8 minute walk

Price: $$

Website: www.crownmelbourne.com.au/hotels/crown-metropol

Novotel South Wharf

Novotel Melbourne South Wharf stands proudly in one of Melbourne’s oldest locations, the historic South Wharf promenade. In contrast to the maritime docks and cargo sheds, is the contemporary architecture of Melbourne’s newest buildings and attractions. The hotel is complemented with direct access to the WRFC10 venue (MCEC).

Location: 7 Convention Centre Place, Southbank

Distance to venue: 100 metres, 2 minute walk

Price: $-$$

Website: all.accor.com/hotel/B064/index.en.shtml

Crown Promenade Melbourne

Stylish, welcoming and thoroughly modern, Crown Promenade offers contemporary guest rooms with state of the art facilities.  Crown Promenade Melbourne is a top choice for the savvy traveller who seeks functionality, location and genuine service with the amenities you expect, and the extras you deserve.

Location: 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank

Distance to venue: 600 metres, 8 minute walk

Price: $$

Website: www.crownmelbourne.com.au/hotels/crown-promenade

Pan Pacific Melbourne

Work, play and discover this vibrant city along the Yarra River. Enjoy waterfront living and let us see to all your needs at Pan Pacific Melbourne, a premier amongst many Melbourne hotels, as you explore the South Wharf precinct and the bustling Melbourne Convention Centre.

Location: 2 Convention Centre Place, Southbank

Distance to venue: 100 metres, 2 minute walk

Price: $$

Website: www.panpacific.com/en/hotels-and-resorts/pp-melbourne.html

And of course, you are free to explore the diversity of accommodation offerings Melbourne and surrounds has to offer.

The following websites can assist if required:

Visit Victoria (https://www.visitvictoria.com/regions/melbourne/places-to-stay)

Time Out, Melbourne’s Best Hotels (https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/hotels/the-best-hotels-in-melbourne)

Time Out, Melbourne’s Best Budget Hotels (https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/hotels/best-cheap-hotels-in-melbourne)

Melbourne’s Best Boutique Hotels (https://www.theurbanlist.com/melbourne/a-list/best-hotels-melbourne)