Located on prestigious Collins Street, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto offers five star luxury hotel accommodation and timeless heritage character with the modern luxuries.
Built in 1891, this hotel began as two separate buildings that housed the famous Melbourne wool stores and its offices. Guests are welcomed to experience a lifetime in luxury, housed in a much loved Melbourne landmark.
Completed in 1891 when Melbourne was the richest city in the world, The Rialto building is one of the city’s last and best remaining examples of 19th century gothic architecture.
This rich history shines through the hotel’s 11 dedicated meeting and event spaces, which range from intimate boardrooms and breakout spaces, to an elegant ballroom catering for up to 300. The dedicated conference floor consists of eleven stylish function rooms with modern fittings and the latest in meetings technology.
The hotel’s 253 guest rooms and suites blend style with comfort and are fully equipped with state-of-the-art amenities, including flat screen TV’s, Bose sound systems and high speed internet.
Beyond the guestrooms, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto offers all of the facilities expected of a luxury hotel including a variety of five-star dining establishments and bars, a stunning Club InterContinental overlooking Collins Street, 24-hour fitness centre, roof top pool and private business environments.
InterContinental Melbourne conveniently located in the heart of the CBD, a short 10 minute walk to Southern Cross train station with direct access to the Skybus transporting you to the airport within 20 minutes.
The hotel is in close proximity to Marvel Stadium and is situated next door to the world famous Vue De Monde.
InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto is a venue for every occasion but excels in Conferences, AGM’s Corporate events and Christmas parties
WHAT CAN GUESTS ENJOY THE VENUE:
Guests can enjoy a lifetimes experience in luxury housed in a much loved Melbourne landmark, the dedicated events and functions team will help ensure your event runs smoothly from seamless planning, flawless execution, striving to create memorable experiences for many years.
DOES A VENUE HIRE FEE APPLY?
A minimum spend applies for all meeting and event spaces.
WHAT IS THE LATEST TIME THE VENUE WILL ALLOW AN EVENT TO RUN?
ARE THERE ADDITIONAL COSTS (ie: security, staffing, service charges etc)
All costs are presented in a proposal prior to the event, there are no hidden costs.
DOES THE VENUE ALLOW OUTSIDE CATERING?
CAN UNDERAGE GUEST ATTEND EVENTS? ARE THERE ANY RULES / RESTRICTIONS AROUND THIS?
Yes, provided they are under adult supervision
CAN GUESTS STYLE / DECORATE THE EVENT SPACE?
Yes subject to event planning approval
DOES THE VENUE SET UP FURNITURE?
IS THERE AUDIO VISUAL (AV)?
Audio Visual is provided by third party Audio Visual Dynamics and additional costs do apply
IS THERE A STAGE?
A stage is available on request
IS THERE A DANCE FLOOR?
A dance floor is available on request
IS THERE SPACE FOR A LIVE BAND?
Yes subject to floor plans
DO YOUR CONFERENCE / EVENT SPACES FEATURE NATURAL LIGHT?
The hotel benefits from filtered daylight from the glass atrium
DOES THE VENUE ALLOW EXTERNAL MUSIC? (live bands, DJs etc)
Yes, subject to event finishing times
DO ANY OF YOUR EVENT SPACES HAVE ACCESS TO AN OUTDOOR AREA?
DOES THE VENUE HAVE WHEELCHAIR ACCESS?
Yes all of our meeting rooms are accessible
WHAT TIME IS THE VENUE LICENSED UNTIL?
WHAT ARE THE DEPOSIT TERMS?
25% deposit required at time of signing event contract, 25% deposit required at 90 days, 25% deposit required at 60 days and full outstanding payment required at 30 days prior to event.
DO YOU OFFER FREE WIFI?