Whether you’re after intimacy for smaller groups, a stand-up space for corporate gatherings, or an eclectic environment to give your guests a unique experience, Garden State Hotel has the space to tell every story.

Positioned in the heart of the CBD surrounding Melbourne’s famous theatres and on the doorstep of the premier sporting events precinct, they will work with you to create a seamless experience from beginning to end.

Balcony Dining Room


On the first floor you will find the Balcony Dining Room, a private room perfect for up to 20 people. Boasting a private space with birds-eye views overtop of the the rest of the venue below, dedicated lift access and bathrooms, a wall mounted plasma screen and internal state of the art sound system.

Beer Garden Tiers


If you’re after a reserved spot in the heart of the action these spaces are perfect for groups of up to 50. Featuring a mixture of banquettes, stool seating and standing space, select from one of the food and beverage packages to make the event fully serviced with your very own personal wait staff.

The Observatory


Located on the top level, The Observatory, a premier function space, boasts a private balcony with views of the enchanting multi-level tiered beer garden below and the twinkling lights of the city above. With exclusive lift access, a private bar, bathrooms, data projector screen and a dance floor, The Observatory is the ideal space for seated dining for 40 guests or cocktail parties for 120.

The Rose Garden


The Rose Garden is a vibrant, eclectic saloon located on the basement level, it can be accessed via Duckboard Place for a private entrance or ascending from the beer garden above. This destination is ideal for large premium stand up events for up to 250 guests. The Rose Garden has lift access, private bar, dance floor, plasma screen and an outside terrace.


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