Accommodation

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is located centrally with many accommodation choices close by. We have negotiated discounted accommodation rates for WCSF2019 attendees with a variety of accommodation providers, within a few minutes walk of the Clarendon Street entrance of the MCEC.

Crown Metropol and Crown Promenade Hotels

WCSF2019 have secured special discounted rates for delegates to stay at Crown Metropol or Crown Promenade. The 5 star Crown Metropol is in prime location adjacent to the Clarendon Street entrance of the MCEC, and the 4.5 star Crown Promenade is just a short 5 minute walk further along Whiteman Street.

Secure your preferred Crown Hotel online using this link.

Crown Metropol

  • Luxe Room – $250.00 Room only, and Internet
  • Luxe Room – $283.00 inclusive of 1 breakfast and Internet
  • Luxe Room – $316.00 inclusive of 2 breakfasts and Internet

Please note a $50.00 surcharge is applicable on Saturday 1st and 8th June 2019.

Email: reservations.mcm@crownhotels.com.au
Tel: +61 3 9292 6211
Toll Free: 1800 056 662 (within Australia only)

Crown Promenade

  • Standard Room – $230.00 Room only, and Internet
  • Standard Room – $263.00 inclusive of 1 breakfast and Internet
  • Standard Room – $296.00 inclusive of 2 breakfasts and Internet

Please note a $50.00 surcharge is applicable on Saturday 1st and 8th June 2019.

Email: reservations.mcp@crownhotels.com.au
Tel: +61 3 9292 6688
Toll Free: 1800 776 612 (within Australia only)

If contacting the hotels with queries or to book, please ensure to quote “WCSF Accommodation 2019” for the event rate.

Or secure your preferred Crown Hotel online using this link.

Melbourne Short Stay Apartments

Melbourne Short Stay Apartments offer bright and spacious 1 & 2 bedroom self-contained apartments, featuring fully equipped kitchens with two locations within close proximity to MCEC. The closest is Whiteman Street in prime location to Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, and the MP Deluxe on City Road is approximately a 10 minute walk to MCEC.

Whiteman Street (63 Whiteman Street, Southbank)
MP Deluxe (241 City Road, Southbank)

Please use promo code WCSF19 to secure a 10% discount on best available rates when booking directly via the Short Stay website. Please note this discount code only applies from 1st – 10th June 2019, if you wish to organise a longer stay, but still apply the discount to the relevant event nights please contact the reservation team via their website.

Travelodge South Bank

Travelodge South Bank is a 4 star, lower budget option located at 9 Riverside Quay, Southbank, just a short 12 minute walk along the Yarra River to the MCEC. Please use special code TH11297987 to secure a 15% discount on best available rates when booking directly via this link. Please note this discount code only applies from 3rd – 7th June 2019, if you wish to organise a longer stay, additional nights will be charged at best available rate.


For information on other accommodation options close to the MCEC click here.

Please note that accommodation bookings are separate to the congress registration.

We recommend you to book your accommodation early to secure the best rates at your preferred location.

WCSF2019 does not have an official travel agent. If you receive an email or phone call from a company claiming to book flights and accommodation for WCSF2019 this is a scam. All our official WCSF2019 travel suggestions are to book directly from this page.