Plan the extravagant Melbourne wedding you’ve always dreamed of at Rydges on Swanston!

Welcome To Rydges On Swanston Weddings....

Rydges on Swanston features a panoramic view of the city skyline, 107 accommodation rooms and spacious reception rooms that can cater for up to 500 guests, making it the perfect venue for your Melbourne wedding. 

Rydges on Swanston offers a variety of flexible venues to suit any guest list. Our most popular options include our Carlton Room | Level 4, Swanston Room | Ground Floor along with with our famous pool deck Terrace | Level 4. Each of these spaces offers something different depending on the vision of your Melbourne wedding.

For a personal site inspection of our hotel and facilities, please call our  Wedding Planner on  (03) 9347 7811 or



‘JUST MARRIED PACKAGE’ – FROM $89 per person

Our all inclusive 3 course package features the following from  only $89 per person.


          ♥  Chef’s selection of canapés, drinks on arrival
          ♥  Three course set  menu
          ♥  Tea  and coffee
          ♥  4 hour beverage package (including pre-dinner drinks).  House white & red wines,
              sparkling wine for toast, beer, soft drinks and orange juice


          ♥  Dedicated Wedding Co-ordinator
          ♥  Room hire
          ♥  Lectern and microphone with PA system
          ♥  Complimentary menu  tasting for bride & groom*
          ♥  White chair covers with coloured sash
          ♥  White table linen and white napkins 
          ♥  Personalised printed souvenir menus
          ♥  Tea light candles or vases per table
          ♥  Service of the wedding cake  
          ♥  Cake table and gift  table
          ♥  Dance floor (unless specialty floor is required)
          ♥  One night’s accommodation for bride and groom in Deluxe Spa suite
          ♥  Complimentary breakfast for the bride and groom
          ♥  Late check out
          ♥  Special accommodation rates for guests

*Menu tasting on confirmation of booking. 

*Valid for weddings held Sunday-Thursday only


Subject to availability and for new event bookings only made between 1 January 2014 and 31 December 2014 and consumed between 1 January 2014 and 30 April 2015. Offer applies to wedding events only, block out dates may apply and a minimum numbers of guests are required – see each Hotel for required numbers. Offer and inclusions subject to change at the discretion of the providing hotel.


  • Dedicated Weddings Specilaist to assist with all planning aspects
  • Personal "Styling Session" in our purpose built style room
  • Meet & Greet with the Executive Chef to design your menu


  • Complimentary carparking for parents of the Bride & Groom
  • Discounted accommodation for your guests
  • Private Bridal Retreat for the Bridal Party prior to the evening reception

Sales Manager - Conference & Events

Samantha Farrington

Samantha is our Sales Manager for Conferences, Events & Weddings at Rydges on Swanston. She has worked in the hospitality for over eight years starting as a Food & Beverage Cadet at Rydges Bell City. For the last two years Samantha has been heading up the Conference Sales Department at Rydges on Swanston. Samantha is a passionate devotee in the industry and isnt afraid of hard work. Highly motivated & passionate Samantha is on hand to assist you with your next event requirements which will be sure to exceed your expectation! Give Samantha a call today on 03 9347 7811
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