Crowne Plaza Melbourne is the perfect destination for your winter staycation family holiday or romantic escape. Experience the vibrancy and eclectic culture for which Melbourne is renowned with central accommodation near Melbourne CBD. Crowne Plaza Melbourne is ideally located on the Yarra River only steps away from the restaurants and bars of the South Wharf precinct CBD shopping and South Melbourne with its popular cafes and markets. The hotel is also located close to trains and taxi ranks and is within the free-tram zone making it easy for guests to travel around the city. Melbourne is consistently voted the world’s most livable city whether you are looking for the best deals in the ever-evolving shops diving into the delicious foodie culture or if you’re keen to see the footy action live at Etihad stadium Crowne Plaza Melbourne is close to all the action. Do something different this winter and explore like a local would. From March to September Melbourne lives and breathes AFL. Whilst footy is a national pastime with teams from all over the country competing the sport has a special place in Victorian’s hearts as this is where it first began. Be sure to see a game when you visit.