Convenient and classic - the Pullman foyer is where you'll meet our pilots for your Melbourne flight. Perfect for those who prefer a bit of extra sleep before the balloon flight and wanting a wide range of comforts in a convenient location, including an outdoor swimming pool, sundeck, fitness centre, spa, sauna and 24 hour dining options.
The Pullman Melbourne on the Park accommodation package includes
Located in inner-city East Melbourne, the iconic Pullman Melbourne on the Park is where you’d expect it to be – in the heart of the city’s vibrant sporting and entertainment precinct and a short walk to Melbourne CBD. This upscale hotel is an escape from the ordinary, where discerning travellers will discover a new level of warmth, service and sophistication. The hotel’s guest rooms and suites offer warm contemporary furnishings and unobstructed views over East Melbourne, Fitzroy Gardens or the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Leisure facilities include an outdoor heated pool and spa, sauna, fit lounge and 24 hour dining options.
More information about this accommodation
- 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
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 your flight is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will still proceed with your accommodation package. You can re-book your flight & breakfast for an alternative date by contacting Global Ballooning Australia.You have 12 months to re-book from your first cancelled flight only.
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.
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.
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.
50% payment is taken upon booking and the final 50% is due no later than 14 days prior to the flight.
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.
Accommodation rates are exclusive to packages only. No further discounts apply.
Prices are subject to change without notice.