Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Hotel

495 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000  show map
 5 stars
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Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi

Parking

AUD 55 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Editorial review:

A favorite amongst business travelers, Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto is located on Collins Street in the CBD. The stock exchange and the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Center are easily accessed from the hotel. The rooms are classically furnished and have satellite TVs. There is a heated swimming pool and spa on the roof and a European restaurant with an outdoor bar to enjoy after your swim.

Overview

The Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Hotel lies in a shopping area of Melbourne within a 15-minute walk of Melbourne Arts Centre, featuring a hairdresser, a Jacuzzi and a beauty salon. The hotel was opened in 2005 and remains an example of Victorian architecture in Melbourne ever since.

National Gallery of Victoria is about 15 minutes' walk away. Guests can get to Melbourne city center, which is 4 km away.

There are shopping places, such as a mall and shops nearby.

A 10-minute walk from Flinders Street train station. The property is located within a 20 km distance of Essendon airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 253 rooms featuring cable TV with on-demand movies, a mini bar, Wi-Fi, pay television and high-speed internet as well as luxurious bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and terry bathrobes. The exquisite rooms feature the city view. They are outfitted with European decor.

Eat & Drink

The lobby restaurant serves dishes of Asian cuisine. Guests are invited to the Bluestone bar to unwind with a drink. Serving an array of dishes, Negroni Bar & Grill and Henry and the Fox are just 50 meters away.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The property offers computers, conference equipment and a business centre for the use of guests.

Relax

Guests will enjoy steam baths, reflex massage and facials and other on-site treatments. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and a fitness centre available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at AUD 55 per day.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Czech, Japanese, Chinese, Greek, Korean, Hindi, Bahasa Indonesian, Croatian.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   253.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Souvenir shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Carte blanche
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Free cabanas
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 19 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

495 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

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City Center
  • Melbourne
    2.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Southern Cross Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Flagstaff Station
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Merchant (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Alluvial (cuisine: International, Australian)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    253

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Rooms and availability

Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room
Club Room
  • Room size:

    390 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room Club King
Club King Room
  • Room size:

    390 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room Club King
Club Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    560 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room
King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Pay TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Junior King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room
Deluxe Room
  • Room size:

    345 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Room size:

    335 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto photos Room
Executive King Room
  • Room size:

    390 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio

Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Location

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Places of interest

Train stations

Convention centers

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Eureka Tower2000 ft

Theaters

Underground stations

Local attractions

  • Parliament House of Victoria5100 ft
    Spring Street, Melbourne
  • Fire Services Museum of Victoria1.2 mi
    39 Gisborne Street, Melbourne
  • Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne1.3 mi
    Birdwood Ave, Melbourne
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral1.1 mi
    1 Cathedral Place, Melbourne
  • Royal Exhibition Building1.2 mi
    Carlton Gardens, Melbourne

Near the hotel

  • Immigration Museum900 ft
    Corner of Flinders and William Streets, Melbourne
  • St. Augustine Church1100 ft
    631 Bourke Street, Melbourne
  • Eureka Skydeck 882300 ft
    7 Riverside Quay, Melbourne
  • Victoria Police Museum2100 ft
    World Trade Centre, Melbourne
  • Melbourne Aquarium1000 ft
    Cnr Flinders St & King St, Melbourne
  • Australian Centre for the Moving Image1600 ft
    Flinders Street, Melbourne
  • Block Arcade2200 ft
    282 Collins St., Melbourne

Restaurants nearby

  • Merchant100 ft

    Address: 495 Collins St
    Phone: +613 9614 7688

    75% likes this, based on 98 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Vue de monde1100 ft

    Address: Level 55, 525 Collins Street.
    Phone: 61 3 9691 3888

    74% likes this, based on 546 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: USD 26 - USD 101

  • Hare & Grace300 ft

    Address: 525 Collins Street

    86% likes this, based on 48 reviews
    Cuisine: Australian

  • Alluvial100 ft

    Address: 495 Collins Street
    Phone: +61 3 8627 1567

    68% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: International, Australian

  • Negroni Bar & Grill200 ft

    Address: 477 Collins St
    Phone: +61 3 9614 1319

    61% likes this, based on 51 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    253

Hotel Awards

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Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 49 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
8.7
Value
7.7
Rooms
8.5

Guest reviews

  • Single
    8.8

    The hotel was very nice , clean , comfortableand in city close of the herart of melbourne

  • Couple
    7.0

    location of your hotel, pool and gym excellent.

    the bed was uncomfortable.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    I enjoyed the layout and design elements of The Intercontinental. Also the room I stayed in was excellent.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    convenient location to see Melbourne

    Aaagh - rooms with no windows - resemblance to Melbourne Gaol is uncanny

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    the room was great and looked wonderful

    false advertisment...Room said it had two beds

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The moderness of our room, as renovated only a few years ago. Staff very helpfull, unique hotel and location

    Desk pad was looking a little old due to pen marks and the basin in the bathroom, also had a few cracks (especially since it was only recently renovated) and the pillows were way too soft.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Every aspect was catered for and We loved it and will stay again!

  • Couple
    9.2

    The bed is really comfy and the staffs are all friendly and helpful

    lack of carpark at the lobby area.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The architectre James - concierge

    No in room wi-Fi? Limited bar lounge facility

  • Older travelers
    8.0

    Liked the desk staff and valet staff.

    Thought the champagne in mini bar was a ridiculous price $68.00 Would have expected a full sized bath tub for the price.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Easy access to rooms and facilities.

    Over priced room for the size. No bath. TV was limited, no connection for media player or ipod.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Very comfortable and well designed room. Helpful staff. They coped easily with us checking in at 1am.

    When we went to our room, there were plates from someone's room service in the hall. It was still there at 1pm the next day when we left.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Lovely place, staff very friendly and helpful. the guy that met us at the front was freezing cold (it was almost snowing) but he never complained and couldn't do enough to help us. (he was tall with an english accent).

    thought it was a bit expensive for one night ($450). obviously other people can afford that but it will put us off staying at the Rialto. We could stay for a couple of nights somewhere else. I also left my charger there and i am surprised that I havent been contacted as I'm sure if I had accidentally taken something it would be a different story. Breakfast was delicious but luke warm as was the coffee. We had to ask 3 times for butter, ?why isn't it near the bread?

  • Couple
    8.8

    Very pretty hotel with good service and good breakfast.

    The lack of information given regarding payments of the hotel and bond. Hotel wasn't aware of our free breakfast which was included in the price until we asked them about it.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Fantastic buffet breakfast! Service in general was great and always made to feel welcome, nothing a hassle. Would love to return!

How to reach hotel

hotel Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Hotel Melbourne location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

495 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

Get directions
City Center
  • Melbourne
    2.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Southern Cross Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Flagstaff Station
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Merchant (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Alluvial (cuisine: International, Australian)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    253

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMelbourneIntercontinental Melbourne The Rialto

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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