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29 Mar 2023
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The Westin Melbourne

Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2023

We are proud to be the official five star hotel partner of the 2023 Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Running from March 29 to April 23, 2023, see Melbourne come alive as comedy takes over the city. Enjoy hundreds of live and online comedy shows that will have you belly laughing.

We'll also be playing host to various comedy shows at the hotel including Chris Parker, Rosie JonesBron Lewis and Carl Donnelly to name a few, as well as fuelling you pre and post show for all this funny.

View all shows scheduled at The Westin Melbourne

Comedy Cocktails

Join us in the Lobby Lounge for a specially crafted menu of Comedy Cocktails inspired by some of the world's funniest talent. Whether it's Melanie Bracewell's 'Oh La La-garita' or Dilruk Jayasinha's 'All Heart, No Alc', they will be sure to put a smile on your dial. Take a seat in one of the luxurious club chairs and savour every sip or choose from the menu of light meals and bar bites before or after a show. 

View our Comedy Cocktail menu and follow us on Instagram, for updates (and laughs).

*Special Offer
Enjoy a Comedy Cocktail with 25% off upon presentation of a 2023 show ticket.

The Lobby Lounge is open daily from 9am until late and serves an extensive menu of beverages, light meals and high tea. 

To make a reservation, book online or contact us on 61 3 9635 2222.

Grab & go before a show at LOL Bar

Our pop-up bar located on Level 1 of The Westin Melbourne, is the perfect pit-stop pre-show. Offering a selection of beverages and nibbles such as Cobb's Popcorn, Chappy's Chips, a classic G&T and more to be enjoyed throughout the show. 

Make a night of it

Stay the night in luxury after a show and enjoy 10% off best available accommodation rates at The Westin Melbourne during the Festival dates - 29 March to 23 April. Reserve now

Offer link as follows;

Terms and Conditions:
** rates available only from the 27th of March until the 23rd of April
** 10% off room only rate available excluding the GP dates (30th, 31st of March and 1st, 2nd of April)
** Offer only available online and can only be booked through the offer's link using the discount code



  • Sunday - Thursday from 9AM to 10PM
  • Friday - Saturday from 9AM to Midnight



  • Monday - Friday from 6:30AM to 10:30AM
  • Saturday - Sunday from 7AM to 11AM


  • Wednesday - Saturday from 5:00PM to 7:00PM


  • Wednesday - Saturday from 5:00PM to 10:00PM


Surcharge Advisory:
Please note that a 10% surcharge applies on Sundays and a 15% surcharge applies on Public Holidays.