Restored to its former grandeur and glory, Hotel Esplanade is home to a dynamic range of lifestyle experiences offering a new dining, drinking and cultural destination for Melbourne. We’ve opened every square centimetre of our five historical levels and filled them with music and arts, cocktails, beer, food, fun and laughter.
Garden State Hotel
Set in the cosmopolitan heart of Flinders Lane, Garden State Hotel is a sprawling four level venue where outside becomes in and new experiences begin. The hotel takes its name from Victoria’s century old title, ‘The Garden State’, highlighting the defining feature of the venue; the enormous multilevelled beer garden which is set in the centre of the pub.
Perched on the corner of Flinders Street and King Street lies the Waterside Hotel – a grand, three-story brick pub bearing a colourful past as the first port of call to Melbourne from the Yarra River in the late 1800’s. Our seven different spaces allow for flexibility and creativity when it comes to your event, making us one of the most unique function venues in Melbourne. With capacities allowing anywhere from 20 seated guests to 350 cocktail guests, we’re able to provide an exceptional and unforgettable experience.
A local icon, the Prahran Hotel has been serving thirsty local residents since the mid 1800’s and boasts an unparalleled set of function rooms in Melbourne. With it’s groundbreaking design and ambient atmosphere, the Prahran Hotel offers a stunning collection of unique spaces that provides so much more then just a function room. With flexible spaces that can create intimate dining spaces for smaller groups or larger stand-up function rooms; you are sure to find the right function room hire for all your needs. With hospitality that it is second to none, our attentive and experienced team will work hard to ensure that your event goes off without a hitch.
Richmond Club Hotel
Rich in culture, rich in history, rich in sport…this is Richmond. And in the heart of Richmond lies the Richmond Club Hotel; an iconic Melbourne pub located on the bustling thoroughfare of Swan Street, just a short stroll from Melbourne’s sporting precinct. Behind the unassuming facade you’ll find a number of unique function spaces to cater for events of any size.
A corner pub split in two with a cobblestone laneway running straight through the centre – it doesn’t get more quintessentially Melbourne than this.
The Bridge Hotel cleverly merges dynamic design and inspired architecture with the warmth and comfort of a traditional Victorian pub to deliver the unique combination of an old school pub with new school thoughts. With a collection of dynamic and unique spaces, the Bridge Hotel offers a broad range of options to suit a variety of events, sizes and budgets.
The Terminus offers a range of versatile and visually groundbreaking spaces fit for corporate or private events and parties of any size. The venue houses a total of five bars positioned over two levels, offering a range of incredible spaces that will both excite and inspire your guests; from the 1920’s inspired ‘Paris Tropical’ themed floor on Level One, to the art deco Public Bar and Dining Room on the ground floor and out to the lush 150square metre urban beer garden that extends up to a cosy timber terrace equipped with unique roped booths.
Located in the heart of Richmond, Holliava has been satiating the thirst of lively Swan Street punters since 2002. Housing a total of three bars over two levels; Holliava welcomes individuals and groups of any size. With a dynamic mix of spaces; from the sleek modern main bar to the warm and comforting fireside lounge and the sun soaked Beer Garden, Holliava has naturally become a popular choice for group celebrations and events.
A converted former Post Office as the name suggest Posty is a charming boutique pub specialising in ice cold beer, a cracking wine ist, wood fired pizzas and service with a smile. Located a mere 500 metres away from Melbourne’s Olympic Park precinct and the MCG, Posty is perfectly suited for private functions and events of 120-200 people. The venue can be hired exclusively with access to the beer garden overlooking Richmond’s bustling Swan Street, with a range of grazing items and wood-fire pizza platters available.