International hospitality brand Dorsett has opened its second Australian hotel at 615 Little Lonsdale St in Melbourne.

The 316-room hotel, which officially opened on Tuesday April 18, forms a key component of the $2.4b Far East Consortium development, West Side Place.

Food and beverage facilities include a lounge bar, cocktail bar and bistro restaurant, as well as a club lounge, while the wellness offering includes an indoor heated pool with a day-bed area, spa, sauna, steam room, wellness room and gym.

“At Dorsett Melbourne, our guests will enjoy our intuitively designed social spaces, the Club Lounge, and beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, including pet friendly and family rooms,” said Dorsett Melbourne General Manager, Natalie Bussenschutt.

The Dorsett Melbourne Club Lounge offers a space for guests to work, dine or relax with benefits such as private check in/out, two hours complimentary meeting space, a pressing service, as well as food and beverage service throughout the day and evening.

There are also conference rooms for small to medium-sized events on site.