Melbourne Attractions & Things to do

Voted as one of the world's most livable cities, Melbourne is cosmopolitan, classic and contemporary. Through a unique blend of arts, culture and attractions along with a variety of outdoor activities and adventures, Melbourne offers something for every one.

Quick Area Guide

 All of these great area attractions and much more are only a short walk or tram ride away. 

AFL Grand Final - 29 September 2018

The action starts early in the week at the AFL Live Site at Yarra Park, then carries on with the Grand Final Parade through the city on Friday 28th September, a Public Holiday in Victoria. On the big game day, the city filled with supporters, and the party atmosphere carries on throughout Melbourne well after the final siren has sounded.

If you are visiting Melbourne for any of the 2018 games, Stamford Plaza Melbourne hotels is just a quick tram ride from both the MCG and Etihad Stadium. Whatever your plans or your team, we've got you covered with "Our Shout" accommodation package. 

AFL Grand Final Accommodation Melbourne

Spring Racing Carnival - 3 - 10 November 2018

Set in the heart of the city at the "Paris end" of Little Collins Street, close to stylish boutiques brimming with this season’s hottest styles, Stamford Plaza Melbourne is a beautiful choice of accommodation for the Spring Racing Carnival season or your city boutique retreat. After all the excitement, celebrate at Harry’s restaurant offering taste sensations from a seasonal menu, served in an intimate setting.

Melbourne Cup Carnival is traditionally made up of four spectacular race days. For more information please view here.

Melbourne Racing Carnival

The Australian Tennis Open - 14 - 27 January 2019

Australian Tennis Open is the premier tennis event in Australia and is a must visit one.

Moreover, it's not just the world's best tennis players that you can expect to see, there is a multitude of compliment events for you to experience in Melbourne CBD during the Australian Tennis Open. Complete your experience with a luxury stay in the heart of all the action and the "Our Shout" accommodation package has all the essentials covered.  


Melbourne Australian Open

Flinders Street Station

Stamford Plaza Melbourne Location


Docklands Webb Bridge

Choose your language
Booking Type
Find & Book

Best rate guarantee

This website has the best rates for all Stamford Hotels

111  Little Collins Street
Melbourne, Vic 3000 Australia
Telephone: +61-3 9659 1000 
Facsimile: +61-3 9659 0999 



Union Pay Accepted Here


Sign up for Stamford Email

Website by: PANGAEA Internet Marketing

© Stamford Hotels and Resorts 2018. Photos are for illustrative purposes. 

Member of