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Located in Melbourne Central Business District, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto is within a 5-minute walk of Melbourne Aquarium and within 15 minutes of other popular attractions like Bourke Street Mall. This 253-room, 5-star hotel has a full-service spa along with an indoor pool and a health club. Centrally located in Melbourne, the hotel is also a short walk from Etihad Stadium and Eureka Tower.


Enjoy dining at one of 2 onsite restaurants including Alluvial Restaurant, which specializes in Modern European cuisine. Satisfy your hunger from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service. Buffet breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.


All 253 soundproofed rooms provide refrigerators, minibars, and coffee makers. LCD TVs come with satellite channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds sport premium bedding. Free newspapers, safes, and ironing boards are also available.

Property features

Guests of InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. Valet parking is available for AUD 50 per night, and there's also an airport shuttle. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a spa tub, a sauna, and WiFi in public areas.


  • Walking distance to Melbourne Aquarium and Bourke Street Mall
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa
  • Indoor pool

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

495 Collins Street Melbourne VIC 3000

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto features an indoor pool and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 4304 square feet (400 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a spa tub, a sauna, and spa services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 253 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Computer station 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 400 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11 
  • Conference center 
  • Year Built 1891 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4304 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 29 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 29.95 per 24-hour period )


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto offers 253 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Melbourne hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Alluvial Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in Modern European cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Merchant - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Blue Stone Wine Lounge - Onsite wine bar. Happy hour is offered.

Market Lane Bar - Onsite piano bar. Happy hour is offered.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

Botanica Day Spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Thai massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Guests should be aware that WiFi is only complimentary for 30 minutes, per day. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 38 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 29 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 29.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 50 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 70.00 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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