Peppers Melb Richmond Construction Starts

Accor has announced that Peppers Richmond is on track to open in mid-2022 and that construction has begun

Key points:

  • 80-room Peppers Melbourne Richmond

  • Due to open in 2022

  • Third Peppers hotel for Melbourne

Accor has announced that Peppers Richmond is on track to open in mid-2022. Melbourne developer, owner and operator, Amber Property Group have begun construction.

Located on Bridge Road, the 80-room hotel will feature a gym and restaurant. The hotel will also be home to a rooftop bar which will overlook Melbourne’s stunning skyline, the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Botanical Gardens.

Accor Pacific will operate the hotel. Simon McGrath AM, Chief Executive Officer for Accor Pacific, said “We are excited to be growing our presence in Melbourne within the suburb of Richmond, and we are proud to be developing our partnership with Amber Property Group who recently opened The Sebel Melbourne Ringwood. Creating jobs and investing in the future of the tourism and accommodation sector has never been more important and it is fantastic to see the sod being turned and construction underway.”

General Manager for Peppers Melbourne Richmond, Edmond Power, said, “It is fantastic to be part of the rejuvenation of Bridge Road. Peppers is going to be a wonderful catalyst and hub for regional Victorian’s and interstate visitors alike to enjoy what Melbourne’s inner east has to offer. The guestrooms and facilities will set this hotel apart from others. There is a huge sense of community pride within Richmond and we are thrilled to be part of this, we are looking forward to bringing the people of Richmond on the journey with us.”

Peppers Melbourne Richmond is due to open in 2022 and will be the third Peppers hotel in the Victorian capital, joining Peppers Docklands and the acclaimed Shadow Play by Peppers.

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