Accommodation has been arranged at The Rydges Melbourne Hotel at a special rate for conference delegates. Please see below a description of the rooms available. Bookings can be made online via the online registration system.

Changes to your booking - Any changes to an existing reservation should always be done through the Conference Secretariat (Daniela Sabolo - email), not the hotel itself.

Extending your stay Should you need a room outside the main conference dates, please contact Daniela Sabolo at ASN Events (email) to check availability, indicating your required arrival and departure dates. 

A full prepayment of your stay is required prior to your arrival date to secure your accommodation booking. Only incidental charges must be paid by the delegates directly to the hotel when checking out.

Cancellations - All cancellations must be in writing and sent to Daniela Sabolo at ASN Events (email). Rooms cancelled within 30 days of the conference will be charged the full price of the total accommodation booked. Please contact the Conference Secretariat if you wish to cancel your stay and would like to know the cancellation policy.

Check-in/Check-out times - Rooms are not guaranteed available until 2 pm on the day of check-in though can be made available earlier in the day at the discretion of the hotel itself. If you wish to ensure an early check-in, you should reserve the room for the previous night. Check-out time is 10 am.


The Rydges Melbourne Hotel

The Rydges Melbourne Hotel, a 4 star Melbourne CBD accommodation in the heart of the Central Business District, offers a friendly welcome and warm, genuine service.

Welcome to Rydges Melbourne, a great CBD hotel in a fantastic location with a friendly welcome and warm, genuine service. Rydges Melbourne is a 4.5 star non-smoking hotel with stylish and contemporary surroundings, combined with modern comforts, services and facilities. Looking for a Hotel in Melbourne? This is just the place for you.

At this Melbourne CBD accommodation, our team will ensure they will do their best to make your stay an enjoyable one.

This Melbourne hotel offers superior accommodation with all rooms having the fabulous Rydges Dream Beds. There is a rooftop swimming pool and gymnasium, conference facilities and a business centre.

The circular Bellabar is a great place to relax before or after dinner and our signature restaurant, the Locanda Italian Steakhouse is open nightly for dinner and in the mornings for our Rise breakfast.

Rydges Melbourne is located in the heart of Melbourne's vibrant theatre district. Her Majesty's and the Comedy Theatre are just up the road and it is a short walk to other theatres like the Princess, the Athenaeum and the Regent.

The hotel is also on the doorstep of Chinatown and within walking distance to the exclusive Collins Street boutiques, the famous Bourke Street Mall, the MCG, Etihad Stadium, Rod Laver Arena and Melbourne Park.

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Deluxe Queen Room - Incl breakfast for 1 person


Our Deluxe Queen Rooms at our Melbourne CBD hotel are designed with a distinct cosmopolitan style, complete with contemporary furniture and offering great city views. These rooms comprise of a Queen sized bed, flat screen television, reading area, workstation featuring media hub with high-speed internet connection.

Individually controlled air conditioning/heating
Ensuite bathroom
Hair dryers
Iron & ironing board
Tea & coffee making facilities
Mini bar
Bed side tables
Radio/alarm clock
IDD Direct Dial Telephone
Complimentary Wi-Fi