Accommodation

The EECON17 committee will recommend three hotels within walking distance of the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Please make your accommodation booking by contacting the hotels directly.


Crown Promenade Melbourne  ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦

Address:   8 Whiteman Street, Southbank VIC 3006
Distance to venue:   Walking: 750m/10 min, Driving: 500 m/3 min
Phone:    +61 3 9292 6688
Email:     reservations.mcp@crownhotels.com.au
Website: http://www.crownhotels.com.au/crown-promenade-melbourne/

Stylish, welcoming and thoroughly modern, Crown Promenade Melbourne contemporary guest rooms ranging from standard rooms to studio suites. Featuring floor to ceiling windows giving amazing city views of Melbourne, all rooms are furnished in natural tones and feature original art by local artists. All Standard rooms are configured with either one king bed or two queen beds.

Crown Promenade Melbourne has everything you need for a city getaway or a business stay, with the first class pool and fitness centre, The Deck, as well as dedicated business facilities and meeting rooms. The airbridge connects you to the Crown Entertainment Complex and a range of shopping and entertainment options.

Prices

Standard Room – includes premium in-room Wi-Fi access $255 per night
Standard Room – includes premium in-room Wi-Fi access and 1 x buffet breakfast at Mesh restaurant $285 per night
Standard Room – includes premium in-room Wi-Fi access and 2 x buffet breakfasts at Mesh restaurant $315 per night


How to get this rate:

Delegates can secure their reservations directly with the hotel via their own personalised weblink or over the phone with the reservations department. Guests will need to quote “Engineers Australia Conference Group” in order to reserve a room on the group rates and will require a valid credit card when making the booking to guarantee the reservation.

Crown Promenade Melbourne
Phone:       +61 3 9292 6389 | Toll Free (within Australia):  1800 776 612
Email:        reservations.mcp@crownhotels.com.au
Weblink:   https://aws.passkey.com/go/engineersaustralia

 


Hilton South Wharf  ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦

Address:  2 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf VIC 3006
Distance to venue:   Walking: within same complex, Driving: within same complex
Phone:     +61 3 9027 2000
Website:  http://www.hiltonmelbourne.com.au/hilton-melbourne-south-wharf/

Situated in Melbourne’s enviable South Wharf precinct, and nestled along the beautiful Yarra River, the hotel is an easy walk to the city centre, Etihad Stadium, the Docklands business district and Southbank’s buzzing retail and restaurant scene. By seamlessly collaborating with Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre we’ve created an innovative meeting place on the edge of the Yarra River, with views across South Wharf Promenade.

Each of the stylish rooms at Hilton Melbourne South Wharf feature floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic views of the city, Port Phillip Bay or the Yarra River. Our spacious rooms include a modern bathroom, LCD TV and comfortable furnishings.

Prices

King Hilton Guest Room – includes free Wi-Fi access $345 per night


How to get this rate:

Contact Courtney Jorgensen – Groups, Conference & Events Coordinator, by calling (03) 9027 2021 or email Courtney.Jorgensen@Hilton.com*Please quote that you will be attending EECON*

 


Pensione Hotel Melbourne  ♦ ♦ ♦ ◊

Address:   16 Spencer Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Distance to venue:  Walking: 550m/7 min, Driving: 950m/4 min
Phone:     +61 3 9027 2000
Email:      resmel@pensione.com.au
Website:  http://www.pensione.com.au/melbourne

Nestled in the heart of the Melbourne CBD, the 114-room budget boutique hotel is located on Spencer St moments from Southbank, Crown Casino, The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Etihad Sport Stadium and Southern Cross Station.

Set within an original turn of the century building, this modern hotel provides a guest restaurant & bar, guest laundry, guest rooftop sun deck, on site Thai Massage and free Wi-Fi.

Catering to the budget conscious traveller, whether for business or leisure, the Pensione Hotel Melbourne has multiple bedroom configurations to suit all accommodation needs.

Prices

 Double/Twin Room – includes continental breakfast for one and free Wi-Fi access  $170 per night
 Double/Twin Room – includes continental breakfast for two and free Wi-Fi access  $180 per night


How to get this rate:

Call 03 9621 3333 or email the hotel at resmel@pensione.com.au and reference ‘Electric Energy Conference’ or ‘EECON’.