Melbourne

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto - Melbourne

Prices   For adults - 2 to 2 passengers

Stay Sun-Thu nights and fly Mon-Fri : $664 per person (twin/double share)
Stay Fri-Sat nights and fly Sat-Sun : $652 per person (twin/double share)

The above prices are based on the day of the flight, for instance stay on Saturday and fly on Sunday is a ‘Sunday’ rate.

This package is available all days of the week. Please note that discounts and special offers don't apply to this package. Please note that this package cannot be refunded.

This package is wheelchair accessible upon request only. Based on availability.

  • InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto
  • InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto
  • InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto
  • InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

A lifetime's experience in luxury, housed in a much- loved Melbourne landmark. Step inside InterContinental Melbourne - The Rialto and let their ten-storey glass topped atrium take your breath away.

The hotel’s façade is a stunning example of 1890's neo-gothic architecture combined with a luxuriously modern interior. When you arrive here you can feel how the building harks back to Melbourne’s gold rush past – when the city was one of the richest places in the world.

Located in the heart of the CBD, our quinessentially Melbourne accommodation offers 253 beautiful rooms and iconic suites, and best in-class facilities, close to the city's hot spots and best shops.

The InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto accommodation package includes

  • Overnight accommodation in a King Deluxe room
  • Gourmet breakfast for two at Alluvial Restaurant
  • A bottle of Chandon sparkling wine in room on arrival
  • Sunrise Melbourne hot air balloon flight
  • Complimentary internet access 

If you purchase a weekend package, this can be booked for any day of the week.

  • Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto
  • Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto

A lifetime's experience in luxury, housed in a much- loved Melbourne landmark.

Step inside InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto and let our ten-storey glass topped atrium take your breath away.

More information about this accommodation

Accessibility

This package is wheelchair accessible upon request only. Based on availability.
Wheelchair accessible parking onsite at the property as well as accessible King Deluxe rooms, subject to availability.

Breakfast

  • A buffet breakfast (including complimentary champagne) is held after the balloon flight at the Pullman on the Park hotel, if included at the time of booking. In some of our accommodation packages, you may have breakfast included at your accommodation instead of at the Pullman 
  • You may invite extra people to join you for the champagne breakfast at $35 per person
  • For catering purposes, please advise the booking office before your flight date
  • If the flight is cancelled, breakfast will not take place

Where to meet

We meet 2 hours before sunrise & our meeting point is:
Pullman On the Park hotel (meet in the foyer)
192 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne

Parking

Metered parking is available on Wellington Parade or Clarendon Street, East Melbourne.

$10 discounted parking is also available for Global Ballooning Australia passengers underneath the Pullman on the Park hotel.

If the flight is cancelled...

If the balloon flight is cancelled due to bad weather, your accommodation will proceed as normal. You then have 12 months to rebook the balloon flight in for another day.

Is this package refundable?

No. If the flight is cancelled due to bad weather, you will have 12 months to rebook the balloon flight for another date, however unable to receive a refund.

How do I find out my flight information?

All passengers need to check if their flight is going ahead the night before any time after 6pm. Check the Melbourne flight update page online where you will read the weather report and find out the exact meeting time.
OR
Download our mobile app, enter your unique trip code as stated on your flight confirmation, and receive a notification to your phone with the update.

Booking

Additional nights may be booked at the various accommodation places on offer. However, Global Ballooning Australia recommends that you contact the accommodation place directly to make these arrangements.

Payment

50% payment is taken upon booking and the final 50% is due no later than 14 days prior to the flight.

Extras

Extra people, not flying, may join in the breakfast for a charge of $35.

Refunds and cancellations

Safety is our first consideration and we will not fly if conditions are unsuitable. If your balloon flight is cancelled due to inclement weather, your accommodation will proceed as normal on the scheduled date. In this case, you may re-book the ballooning portion.

Conditions

Accommodation rates are exclusive to packages only. No further discounts apply.

Prices are subject to change without notice.

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