Vibe Hotels Launch in Melbourne

h2.Vibe Hotels Launch in Melbourne

PRESS RELEASE | 16 March 2005

vibe Hotels Australia has secured their second hotel in Melbourne. Formerly the Savoy Park Plaza, located @ 630 Little Collins Street in Melbourne’s CBD, the hotel was renamed and launched Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne on January 7th, 2005.

Built in 1929, Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne is a welcome addition to the group of vibe hotels, which continues to tap into an exciting market of local and international travellers, as well as corporate groups, who are seeking a fresh hotel and conference experience.

The four star Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne offers 163 stylishly appointed guest rooms (including 6 suites) and is located on the corner of Little Collins and Spencer Streets, opposite to the Telstra Dome and Docklands in Melbourne’s rapidly developing business district. It is also only a short stroll to the Crown Casino Entertainment Complex, Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre and Southbank Restaurant Precinct. Along with the magnificent location, the hotel offers a fitness centre, restaurants, in room dining, a business centre as well as flexible conference and event options.

Following the successful opening of vibe Rushcutters, vibe North Sydney and vibe Carlton, Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne will also be managed by Toga Hospitality.

Managing Director of Toga Hospitality, Mr Allan Vidor, said "vibe is an exciting hotel concept, which is smart, friendly and individual, and is quickly establishing itself as a strong segment of the hotel market”.

“We will continue to tap into a growing market of savvy travellers seeking good value for money and stylish surrounds, delivered by a hotel management team who are experienced and at the leading edge of thinking in the hospitality market”, he added.

Vibe Hotels have been designed to embody a culture that is energetic and vibrant, addressing the needs of today’s savvy leisure and corporate travelers. Every aspect of the vibe brand reflects a contemporary lifestyle: the guest rooms are stylish, the food fresh and modern and vibe offers Hotels with Personality.