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Top 10 hotels near Regent Theatre

The most regal places to stay when you have a ticket to the theatre.

Melbourne’s Regent Theatre is one of the city’s grandest and most lavish venues. It originally opened as a picture palace in 1929 and has since been refurbished to its original appearance.

Today, it is once again thriving as a major venue for theatre and musical productions.
If you have a ticket booked for a show, why not make a night of it and check in to one of the star-quality hotels nearby.

The Westin Melbournereagent

1.The Westin Melbourne

The Westin is a mere 23 metres from the theatre, so you’ll definitely have more than enough time to pick your outfit and do your makeup before patrons are called to their seats.

  • Rating: 5-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 23m
  • Pre-theatre dining: Pre- and post-theatre dining is available at The Westin’s Allegro Restaurant. Two-course meals are available from 5:30pm.

Book The Westin Melbourne


Adelphi Hotel Melbournereagent

2. Adelphi Hotel Melbourne

Reminiscent of the graffiti laneways that surround it, the Adelphi Hotel is a uniquely bold and modern accompaniment to the theatre district’s otherwise more classical-style stays.

  • Rating: 5-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 150m
  • Pre-theatre dining: The Adelphi’s on-site restaurant Om Nom is as delicious and quirky as it sounds. Expect culinary genius when ordering its signature desserts and cocktails. A grazing menu is available for dinner from 6pm.

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Grand Hyatt Melbournereagent

3. Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Chanel are right around the corner, so you’ll be in good company when you stay at the beautiful Grand Hyatt in Melbourne.

  • Rating: 5-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 220m
  • Pre-theatre dining: On-site restaurant Collins Kitchen opens for dinner daily from 6pm

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Stamford Plaza Melbournereagent

4. Stamford Plaza Melbourne

Boasting Studio, Penthouse and Presidential Suites, this 5-star hotel is as decadent as they come. If you have a sweet tooth, make sure you book the Melbourne high tea. With champagne, naturally.

  • Rating: 5-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 400m
  • Pre-theatre dining: Harry’s Restaurant is on-site and serves pre-theatre dinners Monday to Saturday from 5:30pm-7pm.

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The Swanston Hotel Melbourne Grand Mercurereagent

5. The Swanston Hotel Melbourne Grand Mercure

With its rooftop pool, lauded Cocoon bar and Bourke Street Mall nearby, you won’t have to venture far from your bedroom to make this the perfect holiday.

  • Rating: 4.5-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 450m
  • Pre-theatre dining: The hotel’s  Louden Kitchen and Grill offers traditional Australian cuisine, and serves dinner from 6pm.

Book The Swanston Hotel Melbourne Grand Mercure


DoubleTree by Hilton Melbourne Flinders Street

6. DoubleTree by Hilton Melbourne Flinders Street

Divine is the word you’re looking for when talking about the DoubleTree by Hilton. Richly coloured furnishings and modern bathrooms make this an exquisite choice.

  • Rating: 4-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 450m
  • Pre-theatre dining: Platform 270 restaurant is on-site and offers a delicious menu that includes tapas, share plates and steak. It opens at 5pm for dinner.

Book the DoubleTree by Hilton Melbourne


The Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane

7. The Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane

Oozing old-world charm, the homely Sebel fits right in with a night at the theatre, especially as there is a large choice of places to eat nearby before your show begins .

  • Rating: 4-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 500m
  • Pre-theatre dining: The  hotel is surrounded by trendy bars and restaurants, so the best plan would be to wander around and pop in to one that takes your fancy.

Book The Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane


Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

8. Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

Modern charm, personal touches and high-quality service make Sofitel Melbourne on Collins one of the finest hotels in town, and it’s just down the road from the Regent Theatre.

  • Rating: 5-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 500m
  • Pre-theatre dining: The hotel’s 35th-floor restaurant, No35, serves modern cuisine with unparalleled views of the city. Pre-theatre dinner includes a two-course meal and glass of wine for $60.

Book the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins


Treasury On Collins

9. Treasury On Collins

Housed within a 19th century heritage building this fresh, modern and spacious boutique apartment hotel offers intimate heritage suites or expansive bedroom apartments.

  • Rating: 4-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 600m
  • Pre-theatre dining: The Treasury does not have an on-site restaurant, however on the way to the theatre you can stop by Box On Collins for a seafood dish.

Book the Treasury On Collins


Rydges Melbourne

10. Rydges Melbourne

A dedicated advocate of the arts, Rydges always has accommodation and theatre packages available for guests, making it simple for you to organise dates for both at the same time.

  • Rating: 4-star
  • Walking distance to Regent Theatre: 750m
  • Pre-theatre dining: The Locanda Bar and Restaurant is on-site and serves modern Australian food all day. You can choose 2- or 3-course pre-theatre dinner for $39 and $49 respectively.

Book Rydges Melbourne

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Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is a journalist, avid traveller and all-round bargain hunter. If there's an online coupon code, deal or cheap flight available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too.

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