experience the magic behind the facade
To celebrate Harry Potter and the Cursed Child coming to Melbourne, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto would like to invite guests to experience “The Magic Behind The Facade”.
Journey behind our 1890’s facade and stay to discover the magic of our enchanting guestrooms, visit our award winning Market Lane Bar to experience a mysterious cocktails and potions menu or book to dine in Alluvial to enjoy a theatrical pre-theatre dinner menu from 5:30pm-7pm.
Simply click “Book Now”, choose your desired dates, select your room type and select the rate “MAGICAL FACADE PACKAGE” to experience a truly magical stay.
“Magical Facade Package” includes:
- Overnight Stay
- Welcome Cocktail Potion
Rates from $290*
Enchanting Rooms and Suites
Stay in an iconic and magical Melbourne hotel on prestigious Collins Street, a 14 minute tram ride away from Princess Theatre
Click Book Now and select "MAGICAL FACADE PACKAGE" to plan your next stay in Melbourne.
Mysterious Potions & Cocktails
Our team of resident mixologists are brewing a range of cocktail potions for you to try including our "Love Potion"and our bubbly "Green Mayhem Brew".
Visit Market Lane Bar to enjoy showcased potions and cocktails from Mon-Sat from 4:30pm (Closed Sundays). Click to view menu and make a reservation
Theatrical dining menu
Dine before the play with our theatrical pre-theatre dining menu in Alluvial. Experience a tantalising 2 course menu featuring smoked beef striploin caught from the Dark Forest and a lemon treacle tart housed in a dark arts prophecy orb.
Visit Alluvial every evening from 5.30pm-7pm. Click to view menu and make a reservation
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the most awarded production in the history of Britain’s Olivier Awards.
Visit the official site to purchase play tickets, held at Princess Theatre a 14 minute free city circle tram ride away.
Here on prestigious Collins Street, the hotel’s façade is a stunning example of 1890s neo-Gothic and Queen Anne style architecture combined with a luxurious modern interior. Located on prestigious Collins Street, guests are invited to book a “Magical Facade Package” and stay in our hotel’s stunning guestrooms and suites featuring arch windows and balcony terraces, to suites featuring grand gothic-style turrets.
Stop by for our “Mysterious Cocktails and Potions” menu. Hidden away in an alcove inside the heritage-listed Winfield building, step into our award winning bar Market Lane Bar and feel like you’re being let in on one of Melbourne’s best kept hidden secrets. Voted “Best Hotel Bar 2017 and 2019” by Tourism Accommodation Australia (Vic), Market Lane Bar showcases understated luxury and provides guests with an intimate bar experience. To celebrate Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the team of resident mixologists are brewing a range of cocktail potions available every evening from 4:30pm (Closed Sundays).
Dine before the play over a “Theatrical Dinner” menu. Alluvial takes inspiration from the diverse cultures that make Melbourne eating so unique. Dine to experience a 2 course theatrical menu presented in smoke and magical desserts featuring chocolate orbs and golden elixir, available every evening from 5:30pm – 7pm.
Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is now playing at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre. Melbourne is only the third city to welcome the critically acclaimed play following its world premiere in London in July 2016, where it continues to play to sold-out houses, and its New York opening in April 2018.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the most awarded production in the history of Britain’s Olivier Awards, winning a record breaking nine awards including Best New Play and Best Director. The Play won six Tony Awards on Broadway, including best play. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage. The production is one play presented in two Parts, which are intended to be seen in order on the same day (matinee and evening) or on two consecutive evenings.
Now playing at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre, home of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in Australia.