Travel and Accommodation

Hotel and travel information for registered attendees

HOTELS

With nearly 30 million visitors to Melbourne every year, the city has some of the greatest hotels on offer. We recommend booking as soon as possible to secure your preferred hotel. We have negotiated rates* with the hotels outlined below. The Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel of your choice directly.

Please find below the contact details for each hotel. We recommend making your bookings via email so that the hotel has your request in writing and may easily email you confirmation.

Should you have housing enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact the team at ciscolivehousing@veritas.com.au

If you cancel your attendance of the event itself, please ensure you cancel your booking directly with the hotel. The two processes are not linked. Failure to cancel your hotel booking could result in a full cancellation charge for the entire number of nights booked.

*Please note that published rates specified below are subject to availability at time of booking

CROWN METROPOL (5 STAR)

Crown Metropol features an unparalleled luxury hotel experience with modern and unmistakably stylish accommodation. Located in the heart of the action – Melbourne’s vibrant Southbank entertainment precinct. Crown Metropol Hotel is 0.3km to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre.

Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website.

Rate

Cisco Live 2019 room rate will be from $310 per room per night inclusive of internet access. Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website or quote the code Cisco Live 2019 when you call reservations. Subject to availability.

Address

8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Melbourne

Telephone

+61 3 9292 6211

Toll Free

1800 056 662

Fax

+61 3 9292 6455

Email

reservations.mcm@crownhotels.com.au

Distance to walk

0.5km (5 minutes approximately by foot)

CROWN PROMENADE (4 STAR)

Stylish, affordable, and thoroughly modern, Melbourne’s Crown Promenade Hotel offers you a fresh perspective on how good a hotel can be. Located in the heart of the action – Melbourne’s vibrant Southbank entertainment precinct and directly linked to the exciting Crown Entertainment Complex by Airbridge. Crown Promenade Hotel is 0.5km to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre.

The hotel features spacious rooms with fantastic views overlooking Port Phillip Bay or the Melbourne CBD and Yarra River.

Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website.

Rate

Cisco Live 2019 room rate will be from $290 per room per night inclusive of internet access. Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website or quote the code Cisco Live 2019 when you call reservations. Subject to availability.

Address

8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Melbourne

Telephone

+61 3 9292 6688

Toll Free

1800 776 612

Fax

+61 3 9292 6600

Email

reservations.mcp@crownhotels.com.au

Distance to walk

0.5km (5 minutes approximately by foot)

CROWNE PLAZA (4 STAR)

Standing out from the sea of high rises in Melbourne, the Crowne Plaza Melbourne’s curved shape gives a hint at the architectural features and sense of open space that will make your stay an experience to remember. Crowne Plaza Melbourne is .03km to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre.

Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website.

Rate

Cisco Live 2019 room rate will be from $290 per room per night inclusive of internet access. Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website or quote the code Cisco Live 2019 when you call reservations. Subject to availability.

Address

1-5 Spencer Street, Melbourne

Telephone

+61 3 9648 2731

Email

groups.melfs@ihg.com

Distance to walk

0.3km (4 minutes approximately by foot)

FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON MELBOURNE DOCKLANDS (4 STAR)

Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne Docklands is located in the regenerated Docklands precinct. Space is all-pervading here, giving guests the chance to breathe upon arrival. During your stay, take full advantage of our signature Four Points bed, heated rooftop pool, 24-hour gym and in-room dining.

Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website.

Rate

Cisco Live 2019 room rate will be from $245 per room per night inclusive of internet access. Click here to request your accommodation via the hotel website or quote the code Cisco Live 2019 when you call reservations. Subject to availability.

Address

443 Docklands Drive, Docklands

Telephone

+61 3 8578 0000

Email

groups.melfs@ihg.com

Distance to walk

2.5km (6 minutes approximately by taxi)

TRAVEL

Arriving by Public Transportation

If you plan to catch a train, tram or drive yourself to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, please click here for more information.

Getting to Melbourne

INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES

Melbourne Airport is serviced by around 30 international airlines, and is just a 25 minute drive from the city. Fly direct to Melbourne from London in 21.5 hours, or from North America with fly time between 15 (ex Los Angeles) and 20 hours (ex New York/Toronto). From New Zealand, fly direct (ex Auckland) in approximately 3.5 hours.

DOMESTIC AIRLINES

Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Tiger are the major domestic carriers which run services from Australia’s major cities.

TO AND FROM TULLAMARINE

Melbourne Airport is approximately 20 kilometres or 25 minutes northwest of the city and can be easily accessed by car, taxi or bus.

  • Car rental company booking desks are located at the Airport.
  • Uber is readily available in and around Melbourne city. To get a fare estimate or find more information please click here.
  • Taxis are readily available outside the terminals and a trip to the city will cost around AUD$60.
  • Skybus provides direct airport bus service to the city and back again. Buses run 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every 10–15 minutes in the day and every 30–60 minutes at night. Buy Skybus tickets at the Airport or online and it costs approximately $18 one way or $35 return. For bus services to other parts of Victoria, visit the Travellers Information Desk.
  • Please note that there are no trains to or from the airport

For more information on what’s happening in and around Melbourne, please visit the official Melbourne website at www.visitvictoria.com.

We look forward to seeing you soon at Cisco Live 2019 Melbourne!


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E-mail Support: ciscolive@veritas.com.au

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