The Ritz-Carlton Debuts In Melbourne
The Ritz-Carlton Melbourne captures the spirit and rhythm of Australia
The Ritz-Carlton, part of the Marriott Bonvoy group, has announced the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne, debuting an oasis of elevated luxury in the heart of Australia. Soaring 80 stories high, the new hotel brings the brand’s legendary service and contemporary aesthetic to Australia’s arts and epicurean capital.
A New Home Down Under
Tina Edmundson, President, Luxury at Marriott International, stated, “We are thrilled to bring The Ritz-Carlton brand to Melbourne, and to open our second hotel in Australia.”
With its destination-driven design inspired by the city’s past and present, combined with the finest amenities, exciting culinary offerings and highly personalized service, The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne exemplifies our commitment to delivering unparalleled experiences and creating meaningful memories in inspiring cities, the world over. She added.
Where is It?
Set on the western side of Melbourne’s central business district, The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne celebrates the country’s ancient stories and vibrant cultures, filtered through a distinctly Melbourne lens. It allows guests to see and explore Australia like they never did before..
Designed by Australian architects Cottee Parker, the hotel’s stunning spaces, from the ground floor gallery to the Sky Lobby Reception on Level 80, showcase an acknowledgment of place and indigenous heritage. This is further expressed through the beautifully curated artworks that adorn the arrival lobby walls.
The interiors of the hotel, designed by BAR Studio, capture Melbourne’s unique identity with influences from its indigenous story, Victorian-era gold rush, European heritage, and fabled lane way life. Further bringing the destination to life for guests, every evening in the arrival lobby an immersive cultural sound scape maps the city’s story and combines the beat and rhythm of Australia’s past, present, and future.
More Space, More Fun
With over 2,500 square metres of exceptional, customizable spaces, The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne is set to become an exciting new event destination, offering personalized, bespoke experiences and state-of-the-art amenities offering a sophisticated and versatile event venues spanning two levels of the hotel.
The Ritz-Carlton Melbourne’s Grand Ballroom, with soaring 7 metre-high ceilings and a vast floor plan that can seat up to 550 guests and a stunning floor-to-ceiling feature-window is inspired by the Great Hall of the National Gallery of Victoria.
Visit the Official Ritz-Carlton Melbourne Website to discover more about the new property.