From A$1,069 pp

Be Crowned Package (Cup Day)

Experience the Melbourne Cup in style with deluxe 5-star accommodation at the Crown Metropol (part of the Crown Entertainment Complex) offering sleek and stylish rooms. We recommend choosing the Home Straight Enclosure + Transfers with this package to enjoy a direct transfer from Crown to the Home Straight Enclosure on race day.

Status: On request

Prices: On request

Package Includes:

  • 2-nights accommodation:
    • Check-in: Monday 4 November
    • Check-out: Wednesday 6 November
  • Official Saintly Place Reserved Ticket:
    • Cup Day, Tuesday 5 November
  • MYKI Card pre-loaded with $20 credit
  • Events Travel ticket holder and lanyard
  • All taxes and fees (no more to pay)
Looking to customise? We can add on additional services such as; extra nights, flights, transport, sightseeing, travel insurance and more. Ask us for a quote.

Looking for package upgrades? See the Upgrades and Extras for this package.

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Prices

HOTEL RATING ROOM TWIN/DBL TRIPLE SINGLE
Crown Metropol 5-star Luxe $1,069 On request $1,699
  • Twin room is for two people with two seperate beds.
  • Double room is for two people with one bed.
  • Package prices are listed in AUD and are all per person.
  • Packages are available unless indicated by a sold out notice.
  • Extra nights are available on request
  • To make a booking, complete a booking request form or speak to a travel consultant.

Hotel Information

Crown Metropol

As part of the Crown Entertainment Complex, the Crown Metropol is in the heart of the action. This 5-star hotel offers sleek and modern interiors and spacious rooms perfect to get ready in for the Melbourne Cup Carnival. From this hotel you can transfer to the Home Straight Enclosure if opting for that upgrade.

Extra nights:

Luxe: From $299 pp

 

Upgrades and Extras

Melbourne Cup Carnival 2019 Venue Map

 

The Lawn Stand

Not available

 

Situated opposite the winning post, this stand offers great views of the racecourse and city skyline at an affordable price (uncovered).

Saintly Place

Included

This indoor stand is air- conditioned and behind glass, protected from the weather. A sophisticated option. Patrons of Saintly Place may need to stand to view races.

Hill Stand

Not available

This covered Grandstand is opposite the winning post and offers a good vantage point to see the racing with betting facilities close by. Front and sides of this stand are subject to weather conditions.

The Precinct

$249 pp

This pay as you go facility is positioned at the 400 meter mark on the Flemington straight, you’re right amongst the racing action. With exclusive access to betting facilities, food trucks, restaurant pop-ups, bars and entertainment.

Home Straight Enclosure

$559 pp

The Melbourne Cup Carnival from a unique perspective. 

Sitting at the very heart of Flemington Racecourse, the Home Straight Enclosure is the perfect spot to bask in the excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Enjoy a delicious and varied menu offering, plenty of beverages, entertainment and outdoor seating in the central courtyard, not to mention an elevated viewing platform to witness every race from the infield of the world-famous track.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission for each guest

  • Canapés on arrival, plated entrée, buffet lunch, afternoon tea and mini desserts

  • Beverage package served from internal and external bars, including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks

  • Access to private garden area with outdoor furniture and shaded areas 

  • Live band daily

  • Elevated viewing platform to watch all the races

  • Racebook for each guest

  • Access to private betting facilities and bookmaker

Add a transfer to Flemington for an extra $30 pp

The Parade Lounge

$785 pp

The best spot on course for lovers of racehorses.

Located above the horse stalls, the Parade Lounge is a treat for true horse lovers.

Enjoy prime views of some of the world’s greatest thoroughbreds along with the Melbourne city skyline.

Graze on delicious bites and sip on beer and wine, while taking in all the racing action on the track. Plus soak up the energy and spectacle of the Melbourne Cup Carnival from the balcony overlooking the Front Lawn.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission and exclusive access to the Parade Lounge for each guest
  • Extended grazing menu served throughout the day 
  • Beverage package including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks
  • Espresso cart available throughout the day
  • Outdoor viewing area
  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest
  • Private betting facilities and bookmaker

Makybe Diva Marquee

$875 pp

Fun and frivolity in a stylish spot.

Like the great champion herself, the stylish and lively Makybe Diva Marquee is sure to impress.

Located next to the Lawn Stand this will put you right amongst the sensational Melbourne Cup Carnival atmosphere.

Indulge in a delicious three-course lunch, socialise in the exclusive lawn area, witness every race from a seat in the Lawn Stand and stay fresh all day with pamper lounge and shoe shine services.

 Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission, exclusive access to the Makybe Diva Marquee and access to a seat in a reserved section of the Lawn Stand for each guest

  • Morning tea (Lexus Melbourne Cup Day only)

  • Three-course plated lunch served to the table plus afternoon tea

  • Drinks service to your table including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks 

  • Cash bar for spirits and imported beverages 

  • Espresso cart available throughout the day

  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest

  • Private betting facilities within the marquee plus access to book maker 

  • Pamper lounge services

Panorama Restaurant

$895 pp

Uninterrupted views of the racing action.

Enjoy an unbeatable dining experience in one of the best vantage points at Flemington.

The Panorama Restaurant on level three of the Hill Stand sits above the excitement and energy of the Front Lawn with fantastic views of the track and Winning Post.

You’ll be treated to a superb three-course buffet lunch, afternoon tea and drinks service to your table. Plus witness every race from your exclusive reserved seat in the covered Hill Stand.

For Cup Day, only group bookings of 10 or 12 are accepted.

 Package Includes:

  • Exclusive use of reserved table, a reserved seat in the covered Hill Stand and Racecourse admission and for each guest

  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest

  • Morning tea (Lexus Melbourne Cup Day only)

  • Three-course buffet lunch and afternoon tea

  • Drinks service to your table including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks

  • Cash bar for spirits and imported beverages

  • Private betting facilities within the restaurant plus access to a bookmaker

  • Access to the VIP car park (subject to availability)

Skyline Restaurant

$895 pp

Uninterrupted views of the racing action.

Enjoy an unbeatable dining experience in one of the best vantage points at Flemington.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission for each guest
  • Racebook for each guest
  • Morning tea (Lexus Melbourne Cup Day only)
  • Three-course plated lunch served to the table
  • Afternoon tea
  • Drink service to your table including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks
  • Cash bar for spirits and imported beverages
  • Reserved seat in the covered Hill Stand
  • Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest
  • Private betting facilities within restaurant
  • Access to bookmaker
  • Round tables of 10 and limited tables of 12 are available. Bookings for fewer numbers will share

The Stayers Lounge

$989 pp

Beats, eats and an amazing trackside location.

With incredible balcony views of the famous Flemington home straight, The Stayers Lounge in the Winning Post Enclosure is an amazing trackside location.

Indulge in a gourmet grazing menu and all day beverage package, while being entertained by a DJ and all the excitement on the track.

Plus you’ll have access to the central garden with live entertainment throughout the day.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission for each guest
  • Extended grazing menu served throughout the day
  • Beverage package including a selection of standard spirits, sparkling, red and white wines, light and heavy beers and soft drinks
  • Balcony viewing area and Live DJ
  • Private betting facilities within the marquee plus access to a bookmaker
  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest
  • Access to the central gardens and entertainment precinct, including live entertainment
  • Car parking (on application and subject to availability)

The Rose Room

$1,269 pp

Glamour, elegance and exclusivity.

One of Flemington’s most beautiful and exclusive raceday venues, The Rose Room is a multi-tiered marquee combining world-class hospitality with sweeping views of the racecourse.

Positioned above the Lawn Stand looking out across the track and the Winning Post, you and your guests will witness the thrill of every race, while enjoying the stylish and social setting of The Rose Room.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission and exclusive use of a reserved table inside The Rose Room

  • Outdoor viewing area with uninterrupted views of the Winning Post

  • Morning tea (Lexus Melbourne Cup Day only)

  • Five-course plated lunch served to your table plus afternoon tea

  • Drinks service to your table including a selection of standard spirits, red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks

  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest

  • Private betting facilities and bookmaker within the marquee

The Terrace Restaurant

$1,749 pp

Incredible dining. Amazing views. A memorable experience.

Experience the elegance and excitement of The Terrace Restaurant, our premium dining room.

With six-elevated tiers you are guaranteed uninterrupted views of the Winning Post.

Boasting a delectable degustation menu and an extensive wine list to purchase from, all served to your reserved table, this is one of the most indulgent dining experiences of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission for each guest

  • Exclusive use of a reserved table inside the Terrace Restaurant including a personal flat screen television to keep up with all the racing action

  • Degustation menu

  • Extensive wine list and beverage service to the table (beverages not included in the package price)

  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest

  • Private betting facilities and bookmaker within the restaurant

  • Access to the VIP car park (one per table of 4, two per table of 6 or 8)

The Perch in The Birdcage Restaurant

$2,039 pp

An unforgettable experience in the most coveted destination.

Experience the glamour, excitement and exclusivity of The Birdcage in The Perch marquee.

With access to the most coveted destination of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, you’ll be rubbing shoulders with celebrities as they pass by and soaking up the electric atmosphere of the most desirable event on Australia’s social calendar.

Once inside the luxurious marquee, indulge in a sumptuous grazing menu and flowing G.H.Mumm Champagne. Dance the afternoon away to DJ entertainment all whilst keeping an eye on the racing action.

Package Includes:

  • Racecourse admission and entry into The Birdcage enclosure with exclusive access to The Perch marquee on the highly desirable front row of The Birdcage

  • Extended grazing menu served throughout the day

  • Beverage package including G.H.Mumm Champagne, a selection of standard spirits, red and white wines, light and heavy beers and soft drinks

  • Beverage waiter service throughout the day

  • Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest

  • Access to betting facilities and bookmaker

Extra Travel Services

  • Accommodation: Extra nights, room upgrades and other accommodation options
  • Flights: All carriers, classes and destinations (we ticket flights in-house)
  • Transport: Transfers, car hire, coaches, train tickets and internal flights
  • Sightseeing Experiences: Private tours, attractions and more
  • Travel Insurance: Our customers receive a 15% discount if booking with CHI, a service we provide with your booking.
Ask us for a quote for a customised package.

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Crown Metropol

5-star hotel

Flemington Racecourse

Home of the 2019 Melbourne Cup Carnival

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