5 Amazing Hotel Bars in Melbourne

Melbourne – the cosmopolitan center of Australia. Always buzzing, always exciting. Naturally, a place to find some of the coolest hotel bars in the country.

We listed our top 5 amazing hotel bars in Melbourne, so pick your favorite for a drink – and maybe even for a night. You can use a Hotel Gift card at all of the listed hotels.  


1. Atrium Bar on 35 – Sofitel

Located on the 35th floor of the Sofitel in CBD, Atrium Bar on 35 not only has an impressive location but also one of the most elegant interiors one could imagine. Sip on a signature cocktail or have a glass (or three) of some of the best wines or brews in the world. We would most definitely want to have our nightcap here!

Atrium Bar No35 Sofitel
Atrium Bar No35 at Sofitel

2. Lobby Lounge – Westin

Enjoy one of the many mouthwatering cocktails or try the most exclusive high tea in Melbourne. Sit in the comfortable club chairs by the fireplace while glancing at people walking by. The Lobby Lounge at Westin is an exquisite spot for people watching and you might spot a celebrity!

lobby lounge westin melbourne
Lobby Lounge at Westin Melbourne

3. Ru-Co – Grand Hyatt

Grand Hyatt’s beautiful bar Ru-Co on the crossing of Russel and Collins Street is all about class and style – definitely one of the most luxurious hotel bars in Melbourne. The jazz infused interior is designed in earthy tones and topped off with unique sculpture artworks to add some edge. Best of all there is a wine room with 2,700 premium wine bottles! Take us here!

RU-CO at Grand Hyatt
RU-CO at Grand Hyatt


4. Skybar Lounge 28 – Crown Metropol

Prepare to be amazed by the skyline view from the 28th floor of the Crown Metropol’s sky bar lounge. You should also admire the interior – with spectacular artwork, a fireplace and an overall stylish decor you’ll want to stay for more than one drink.


28 Sky Bar Lounge Melbourne Crown Metropol
28 Sky Bar Lounge in Crown Metropol


5. Market Lane Bar – The Intercontinental Rialto

In their own words, The Market Lane Bar is “a vintage whisky bar meets New York-style supper club”. This glamorous space with its plush furnishing and polished timber interior is the perfect hideout from Melbourne’s hectic streets. We’d love to indulge here with some elegant cocktail creations! 

Market Lane Bar Melbourne
Market Lane Bar in the Intercontinental Rialto


Hotel Gift is redeemable at 113 hotels in Melbourne (and can only be used for hotel rooms). 

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