This year’s World Congress of Science and Factual Producers will take place at the thoroughly modern and luxurious Grand Hyatt Melbourne. Preferred rates and booking information for stays at the host hotel are listed below.
Grand Hyatt Melbourne has an established and loyal clientele and is renowned for its luxury and consistent service excellence. The hotel has an extensive range of facilities and services to capture the imagination and requirements of all guests. For the convenience of business traveler, the hotel also has a fully equipped Business Centre, open 24 hours a day with extended secretarial services. The Grand Hyatt Melbourne Hotel is located at the top end of prestigious Collins Street in the heart of Melbourne’s central business, shopping, theatre and restaurant district and is within walking distance of many of Melbourne’s tourist attractions. Ideal for both business or leisure, the hotel is conveniently located just a 30 minutes drive from Melbourne Airport.
WCSFP delegates will receive the following preferred guest rates:
Single / Double Share
Grand King Room: 265 AUD
Grand View King Room: 290 AUD
Grand Twin Room: 265 AUD
Proceed to the World Congress Booking Form to book your stay at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne.
Space is limited. Book at your earliest convenience to guarantee your room.
HOST HOTEL DINING
For delegates wishing to talk business over drinks or share a meal with colleagues without leaving the comfort of their hotel, we recommend:
- Collins Kitchen Featuring open kitchens and five different dining concepts, including Grill, Wok, Sushi, Deli and Patisserie, the priority at Collins Kitchen is offering simple, authentic global cuisine using the finest local and organic produce. Guests will be able to interact with chefs for a dynamic dining experience.
- RU-CO Bold and modern in design, with warm, rich tones and dramatic sculpture artworks, RU-CO features a stunning courtyard and an exclusive private area next to the fireplace. RU-CO offers an extensive list of signature martinis, margaritas and classic cocktails, as well as an impressive list of single malt whiskeys and cognacs, and a wine list drawn from the 2700 premium bottle wine room.
The following hotels are within walking distance of the Grand Hyatt Melbourne.
LANGHAM MELBOURNE HOTEL
1 Southgate Avenue
Tel: +61 3 8696 8888
As the iconic and luxurious centerpiece of the city’s arts, leisure and business district, on the banks of the Yarra River, The Langham is a five star deluxe hotel surrounded by a vibrant blend of culture, shopping and alfresco restaurants, cafes and bars. It’s location only steps away from Melbourne’s iconic Federation Square, Arts Centre and National Gallery of Victoria, makes this leading hotel of the world the most exclusive address in the city.
NOVOTEL MELBOURNE ON COLLINS
270 Collins Street
Tel: +61 3 9667 5800
The contemporary Novotel Melbourne On Collins is perfectly positioned on stylish Collins Street, right in the centre of the city. Be it the diverse range of heritage listed buildings, theatres, boutiques, large department stores or renowned parks and gardens, the best of Melbourne is easily accessible by foot or a short tram ride. The hotel offers 324 beautifully appointed rooms and suites - each peaceful space designed for natural living. Comprising six dedicated conference and event spaces, business centre, Michel’s Restaurant & Bar, fitness centre and direct access to Australia on Collins shopping centre, Novotel Melbourne On Collins is a preferred destination for both business and leisure travellers.
THE SEBEL MELBOURNE
394 Collins Street
Tel: +61 3 9211 6600
The Sebel Melbourne is superbly located in the very heart of the city at Melbourne’s premier address, the corner of Queen Street and Collins Street. Formerly the Bank of Australasia, the building was originally constructed in 1876, and has been carefully restored to its former glory. Offering the business and leisure traveller a choice of 115 non smoking studio suites, one and two bedroom suites and loft suites, The Sebel Melbourne provides some of the most spacious accommodation in Melbourne.
HOTEL IBIS MELBOURNE
15-21 Therry Street
Tel: +61 3 9666 0000
The Ibis Melbourne is in an ideal location just a few minutes walk from the famous Queen Victoria Markets, the legendary Lygon Street restaurant quarter and the central shopping district of Melbourne. The fully refurbished Ibis Melbourne offers 250 rooms including one and two bedroom apartments, a lively restaurant and a bar. Internet access and conference facilities are also available.
MERCURE WELCOME HOTEL MELBOURNE
265-281 Little Bourke Street
+61 3 9639 0555
Positioned in an unrivalled location in the very heart of Melbourne, the Mercure Welcome Melbourne is a 3.5 star hotel surrounded by the city’s most popular shopping precincts, theatres, galleries, bars and restaurants. With vibrant Bourke Street Mall right on your doorstep, other attractions like Federation Square, Southbank, Her Majesty’s and Regent Theatres, Queen Victoria Markets and Melbourne Central Shopping Complex are just a short stroll away.
CROWN PROMENADE HOTEL MELBOURNE
8 Whiteman Street, Southbank
Tel: +61 3 9292 6688
Stylish, affordable, and thoroughly modern, Melbourne’s Crown Promenade Hotel offers you a fresh perspective on how good a hotel can be. Located in the heart of the action - Melbourne’s vibrant Southbank entertainment precinct and directly linked to the exciting Crown Entertainment Complex by Airbridge. Crown Promenade Hotel is also close to the CBD, the Melbourne Exhibition Centre and the city’s most famous arts and sporting facilities. The hotel features spacious rooms with fantastic views overlooking Port Phillip Bay or the Melbourne CBD and Yarra River.
THE WESTIN MELBOURNE
205 Collins Street
Tel: +61 3 9635 2222
Modern, chic and elegantly understated, The Westin Melbourne’s dramatic staircase and light filled lobby overlooking City Square sets the tone for one of Australia’s leading hotels. The hotel’s extensive contemporary art collection, serene wellness centre and sophisticated restaurant and bar enhance the atmosphere - ensuring guests leave feeling better than when they arrived. Located right in the heart of the city, this luxurious 5 star property is central to theatres, designer boutiques, galleries and Melbourne’s finest attractions. The Westin combines stylish Melbourne accommodation, luxurious facilities and intuitive service to ensure a memorable stay for all guests.
25 Collins St
Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Tel: +61 3 9653 0000
Sofitel Melbourne on Collins is at the Paris end of Collins Street, in the heart of the city’s premier shopping, dining and theatre district, just minutes from the famous Cricket Ground. This award-winning hotel has 363 luxurious rooms, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows with breathtaking views. Guests can enjoy both fine dining in Café La and the relaxed atmosphere of Sofi’s Piano Bar or The Atrium. Sofitel Melbourne plays an integral part in Melbourne’s arts community by sponsoring art organizations and those dedicated to the arts.
ADELPHI HOTEL AND SPA
187 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Victoria 3000 Australia
Phone: +61 3 9650 7555
The Adelphi is inspired by an ideal of essentialism and rigor, a passion to create a new language for hotels of the future. The Adelphi has commanded international respect for its vision, design and architecture, combining beautiful abstractions of colour and line for an environment that is a philosophy for life. Situated in a converted warehouse, the Adelphi is spare and calm in design. Yet every modern comfort is generously provided for.
QUEST COLLINS STREET CENTRAL
182 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Tel: +61 3 9639 1811
Quest Collins Street Central now open in the heart of the CBD offers fabulous newly refurbished Studio, One and Two Bedroom boutique apartments. Enjoy space, comfort and the accessibility of being in the centre of Melbourne at Quest Collins St Central. Located at the Paris End of Collins Street - one of Melbourne’s two major business and shopping thoroughfares - all apartments provide wired high-speed broadband access, and a range of flexible internet packages are offered to suit the needs of both short and long-term guests. Both the corporate and leisure traveller staying at Quest Collins Street Central can access the property’s onsite gym and laundry complimentary and exclusively.
THE VICTORIA HOTEL
215 Little Collins Street
Tel: +61 3 9669 0000
Located in the centre of Melbourne, right in the heart of the city, the Victoria Hotel is the perfect Melbourne hotel for your needs. This historic landmark hotel combines the grandeur of the late 1800s and contemporary comfort. The Victoria Hotel is a fine choice for leisure and business guests, and is located right next to the Melbourne Town Hall and within close walking distance to some of Melbourne’s best attractions, such as the Princess Theatre, Bourke Street Shopping Mall, the National Gallery, the Arts Centre and Federation Square.