Latest press releases and news from The Windsor
Australian Open Serves Up Record Demand For Melbourne11/01/2017
“2015 saw a record breaking 720,363 fans visit Melbourne to attend the championships, and we’re expecting even larger numbers this year."
The Hotel Windsor Launches A Celebratory Afternoon Tea Menu15/12/2016
To commemorate the hotel's bountiful heritage, Executive Chef Joel Alderson has created a unique menu that is truly reflective of the past 134 years.
New Hotel Windsor Will Deliver Melbourne’s First Six-Star Hotel
Windsor Director Mr Adi Halim announced that the preferred builder was the Australian-based company Built, in partnership with the Japanese construction giant Obayashi.
The Hotel Windsor Makes A Mark With Multiple Triumphs At 2016 World Travel Awards™
Melbourne’s iconic Hotel Windsor is delighted to have won three accolades at the 2016 World Travel Awards™ including; Australasia’s Leading Hotel, Australia’s Leading Hotel and Australia’s Leading Hotel Suite
International Champions Cup brings a busy end to July for Melbourne
The Hotel Windsor expects record occupancy throughout soccer's International Champions Cup in Melbourne this July.
The Hotel Windsor included in 2016 World Travel Awards™ Nominees
Melbourne’s iconic Hotel Windsor continues to impress at the World Travel Awards™ with recent nominations in three categories in 2016.
The Hotel Windsor proudly presents an Afternoon Tea with Ita Buttrose for Alzheimer's Australia VIC
Join Australian icon Ita Buttrose AO OBE for an Afternoon Tea for Alzheimer’s Australia Vic at Melbourne’s most cherished grand hotel, The Hotel Windsor.
Alderson and Liston reunite to create a Chinese New Year's Eve Banquet at The Hotel Windsor
Borrowed Space collaborators, Chefs Joel Alderson and Adam Liston will reunite to create a Chinese New Year‟s Eve banquet at The Hotel Windsor.
The Hotham Street Ladies sculpt an Christmas Icing Sugar feast for The Hotel Windsor
Melbourne’s sugar sculptresses, The Hotham Street Ladies, have crafted an art installation, Christmas at The Windsor. to celebrate its 132nd Christmas on Spring Street.
International David Collins Studio Celebrates it's 30th anniversary with retrospective exhibition.
On October 22-23, internationally renowned London-based architecture and design house, David Collins Studio, will celebrate its 30th anniversary at Phillips on Berkeley Square, London.
A taste of times to come at The Duchess of Spring Street
The Hotel Windsor's Executive Chef Joel Alderson is dishing up a taste of things to come in signature restaurant, 111 Spring Street.
The Hotel Windsor Wins Australia’s Leading Hotel Suite at 2015 World Travel Awards
The Hotel Windsor’s Royal Suite has been voted Australia’s Leading Hotel Suite at the 2015 World Travel Awards, a recognition of the hotel’s commitment to excellence.
Bookings are now open for the famous and fabulous Christmas feasts at Melbourne’s Hotel Windsor.
Known as one of the best Christmas celebrations in town, and combining the finest seasonal summer produce with the classic Christmas favourites, each year the Windsor hosts around 1500 guests at its Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinners and at its lavish Christmas Day lunch.
Get the Spring Back in your step with the Hotel Windsor's Spring Special
Take time out this Spring to revive your body and soul at the iconic Hotel Windsor.
The Hotel Windsor is offering a Spring special for those looking for a reboot. Traditional room bookings made for stays between September 1 and November 30 will receive a room upgrade, free Wi-Fi and valet parking from only $229 weekdays and $299 weekends.
A World Cup cricket memory of Melbourne
With cricket fever about to hit Melbourne thanks to the arrival of the ICC World Cup, a City of Melbourne employee wound back the clock to reminisce about the last time our great city hosted the iconic tournament.
Mother's Day Lunches and High Teas - Time Out Magazine, Melbourne
The Windsor Hotel hosts arguably Melbourne's most famous high tea: they served the first in 1883, and they're masters of the craft. This year, as well as the usual delights associated with high tea – soft scones, finger sandwiches, sparkling wine and an extensive tea menu – all mums will be treated to a special dessert. Melbourne.
Royalty Appears Again at Melbourne's Hotel Windsor
Melbourne’s Windsor Hotel is again celebrating its namesake, the UK’s Royal Windsor family, following the birth of a daughter to the Duchess of Cambridge.
Prince William and The Duchess, with baby bassinet, are once again making an exclusive appearance to greet guests – or at least the life-size cardboard cut-outs of Their Royal Highnesses are.
And the hotel is asking visitors to consider bringing in presents for children, which the Windsor will deliver to the Royal Children's Hospital. In accordance with Hospital policy, a gift should be brand new, still in the manufacturers’ packaging and not gift-wrapped, and meet Australian Safety Standards.
Irish Linen Windsor Tea Towels
The Hotel Windsor has launched a range of limited edition linen tea towels in collaboration with prominent artist Polixeni Papapetrou to mark her current exhibition – The Windsor: A Future for the Past.
Exclusively created for the Windsor, the four designs are printed on the finest Irish linen and depict images from the hotel’s Victorian past including past managers, staff, and room and services tariff cards.
Stunning Exhibition at the Hotel Windsor
Renowned artist Polixeni Papapetrou will bring the past into the future with her forthcoming exhibition – The Windsor: A Future for the Past - to be held at The Hotel Windsor from 24 April to 23 May.
Polixeni has long been fascinated by history. But how to use the rich patrimony of books, pictures, costumes and buildings to be something beyond the museum, something unique to our time when we see things with new eyes?
Weddings at The Windsor
The Windsor, regarded as one of Melbourne's finest wedding venues, said the offer followed a period when the hotel turned down enquiries about weddings due to uncertainty over the timing of renovations at the property. The hotel can now announce that detailed staging of the renovation program will allow weddings and other special events can be held at the hotel throughout 2015.
Melbourne's Windsor Hotel offers Summer Day Meeting Package
The new Summer Day Meetings Package offers complimentary wireless internet for all event attendees, a free data projector and either a fruit station laden with seasonal fruits and providing fresh fruit juices or a pavlova creation station, where guests can ladle up fresh fruits over the hotel's delicious home-made pavlova.