Melbourne's Southbank is home to the Victorian Arts Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, the Australian Ballet, Melbourne Symphony, Victorian College of Arts and Playbox Theatre Company. The boulevard along the Yarra River has a great choice of restaurants, shops and theatres.
Langham Hotel on the Southbank Promenade is in amongst all the action, offering elegance and comfort. Each of the 387 guestrooms and suites has rich fabrics, textiles and colours creating a warm atmosphere.
Guestrooms come in four categories: Classic, City/Riverview, corner deluxe and Langham Hotel Club. There are Langham Hotel Club Suites and a Presidential Suite. Marble bathrooms add to the luxury.
The Presidential Suite has had a major makeover and is more luxurious than ever. To celebrate the refurbishment, Langham Hotel is offering the quintessential Melbourne package. Two nights accommodation in the Presidential Suite is included. You will have a butler to fulfil your every desire.
Chuan Spa opened in 2005 and offers an extensive selection of treatments. Based on the yin and yang principles and the five essential elements, treatments are personalised to rebalance each guest.
Part of the special package is a Serenity Shen spa treatment at the Chuan Spa. Couples enjoy a three-hour spa treatment which includes a stone massage, geisha tub soak, facial treatment and spa cuisine refreshments.
You can work out in the Chuan Health Club or run Melbourne's Tan Track with an ALF star. The track is a 3.8-kilometre circuit along the Royal Botanical Gardens in the heart of Melbourne.
Taxi Dining Room in the nearby Transport Hotel is a super modern glass and metal eyrie perched about the hotel bar. Chef Michael Lambie has diners rushing for his fare and you can even roll up your sleeves and cook with him. Enjoy a working lunch and refreshments, followed by dinner in the popular Taxi Dining Room.
Melbourne's Cindy Sargon is on hand to take you to some of the city's best shopping areas. She knows them inside out and you're sure to find something you just have to have.
Afternoon tea at Makers Mark in Collins Street is very special. You can view jewels and precious objet d'art and gifts while enjoying tea, wine and delicious treats.
Also included in the package is a BMW 7 series and chauffeur. Airport transfers are included.
Southbank in Melbourne.
Langham Hotel's Memorable Melbourne package is $16,300 a couple. Two nights accommodation, spa treatment, a session with an AFL star, half-day personal shopper, butler and chauffeured limousine are included.
Virgin Blue has flights to Melbourne. Taxes are included.
One-way fare from;
- Hobart, $89
- Adelaide, $99
- Sydney, $109
- Brisbane, $140
- Darwin, $199
- Perth, $219
There are limited seats which may not be available at peak times or on all flights. Fares are one way on the Net. An extra $15 will be charged for phone bookings. A credit card surcharge of an additional $2 per person per one-way flight is applicable. Fares are correct as at August 10, 2006, and are subject to change.
Please note that the prices listed are valid at the time of filming.
For further information
Langham Hotel Melbourne
1 Southgate Avenue
Ph: (03) 8696 8888
Fax: (03) 9690 5889