With a glass of Veuve Clicquot in hand, prepare for Melbourne’s Spring racing season in French inspired elegance at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins. The hotel’s luxury suites are in high demand during racing season, proving Sofitel Melbourne On Collins is the place to stay for race day preparations, with an influx of A-listers and celebrities utilising the five star offering.
The dedicated staff at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins have plenty of experience fulfilling challenging riders that can make or break a guests overall Spring Racing experience. Their most challenging requests include organizing a spare of the moment private jet transfer, stocking suites with French Champagne and preparing personalised menus to exact requirements.
For those looking for an exclusive experience, Club Sofitel Lounge is a discreet retreat only accessible to those staying in a Luxury King Club room or a suite. With nightly cocktails and canapés, guests can enjoy the Lounge’s panoramic views of Melbourne’s city skyline before trialing No35 restaurant’s fresh Spring menu for dinner.
Sofitel’s custom-designed plush ‘MyBed’ and black out shutters guarantee the perfect amount of beauty sleep for the busy day ahead. The hotel’s marble bathrooms are fully equipped with bright lights, large mirrors, a magnified makeup mirror and French toiletries to ensure guests have all they need at their fingertips.
Chief Concierge Andrew Natoli and his team have an army of seamstresses, florists and hair and makeup artists on call, ready to assist guests with their race day preparations.
‘Every year without fail a gentleman forgets his corsage, a women require last minute hemming and a makeup artist fails to turn up. At Sofitel Melbourne On Collins, we take pride in stepping in and offering our guests a solution to ensure they have an enjoyable race day experience,’ says Andrew Natoli.
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