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Australian Open

The First of the Four Grand Slam Tennis Events

The Australian Open is a major tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January in Melbourne, Australia. First held in 1905, the tournament is chronologically the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the year – the other three being the French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open. It features men’s and women’s singles; men’s, women’s, and mixed doubles and junior’s championships; as well as wheelchair, legends and exhibition events. Since 1988 the tournament has been played on hard courts at Melbourne Park.

The Grand Slam of the Asia Pacific region and the first major in the calendar year. Tennis Holidays now have a selection of amazing packages available with seating in the world famous Rod Laver Arena. Experience all of the thrills of the People’s Grand Slam only a short walk from the centre of cosmopolitan Melbourne.

Where is the tournament?

Melbourne Park, Melbourne Australia

When is the Australian Open?

14th – 27th January 2019

What packages are available?

We have 3 packages available for the 2019 tournament. They are all based at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel, a half hour walk to the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne Park.

Category 1 package at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel

4 nights at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel (studio king room, room only and based on double or twin share).  It takes about 30 minutes to walk from the hotel to the Rod Laver Arena.  Package includes tickets for one daytime and one evening session on the 15 and 16 January.  There is also a 5 course dinner included on the Colonial Tramcar.

From £799.00 per person  including accommodation and tennis tickets. Please note this package does NOT include flights.

Category 1 package at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel

3 nights at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel (studio king room, room only and based on double or twin share). It takes about 30 minutes to walk from the hotel to the Rod Laver Arena. Package includes tickets for one daytime and one evening session on the 19 and 20 January. There is also two 5 course dinners included on the Colonial Tramcar.

From £899.00 per person including accommodation and tennis tickets. Please note this package does NOT include flights.

Finals package at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel

5 nights at the 4* Quest Grand Hotel (studio king room, room only and based on double or twin share). It takes about 30 minutes to walk from the hotel to the Rod Laver Arena. There is also a 5 course dinner included on the Colonial Tramcar. Package includes tickets for three daytime and one evening sessions on the 24, 25, 26 and 27 January. This package includes hospitality, the hospitality includes a 3 course dinner and beverages.

From £2,799.00 per person including accommodation and tennis tickets. Please note this package does NOT include flights.

Gallery for the Quest Grand Hotel, Melbourne

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