The Hotel Chadstone Melbourne, MGallery by Sofitel has been officially opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
The 5-star, $130 million hotel features a rooftop pool, bar and restaurant, Altus. Renowned chef Scott Pickett’s new restaurant, Pastore, has also opened at Hotel Chadstone serving breakfast, lunch and dinner for hotel guests and visitors.
“Accor is honoured to work with Vicinity Group, who have delivered on their vision to create what is really a one-of-a-kind stay, shop and dine experience for Melbourne,” said Michael Issenberg, chairman and CEO, Accor Asia Pacific.
“Vicinity is a world-leader in retail asset management and Accor is not only the largest operator of hotels and resorts in Australia, but now the world’s second largest operator of luxury hotels. It’s a perfect partnership, and one that provides us with an opportunity to expand our luxury footprint in Melbourne, with MGallery delivering a stylish and memorable experience for our guests.”
Fiona Mackenzie, Chadstone’s director, said as the country’s largest luxury retail precinct, Chadstone is thrilled to extend the offering with Hotel Chadstone.
“With more than 24 million people visiting Chadstone every year, including 500,000 from overseas, Hotel Chadstone will be an in-demand destination for domestic and international tourists and visitors, as well as business travellers and those attending corporate events,” Mackenzie said.