Yarra Valley

Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto - Yarra Valley

Prices   For adults - 2 to 2 passengers

$625 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
  • 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.

  • Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto
  • Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto

Enjoy the best of both regions, with an overnight stay at Melbourne's InterContinental Hotel, followed by a sunrise balloon flight in the Yarra Valley.

The InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto accommodation package includes

  • Overnight accommodation in a King Deluxe room
  • Gourmet breakfast for two at Balgownie Estate
  • A bottle of Chandon sparkling wine in room on arrival
  • Sunrise Yarra valely balloon flight
  • Complimentary internet access 

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

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 full buffet breakfast is available after the balloon flight, and is held at Balgownie Estate, if included at the time of booking. In some of our accommodation packages, you may have breakfast included at your accommodation instead of at Balgownie Estate
  • 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 the breakfast will not take place

Where to meet

We meet 2 hours before sunrise (confirm with Pilot evening before) at:

Balgownie Estate: 1309 Melba Hwy, Yarra Glen

If you do not fly due to inclement weather, breakfast will also be cancelled and you are welcome to phone/email our office when you are ready to re-book.

Parking

Free parking is available at Balgownie Estate.

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 Yarra Valley 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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