Conveniently located close to transport in the heart of Hawthorn, The Hawthorn Hotel is the perfect function venue in East Melbourne for your next event or party.

Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, organising a cocktail reception or hosting a corporate event, our friendly and professional function team can help you create the perfect occasion to suit your theme, budget and food and beverage requirements.

To arrange your next function or party at The Hawthorn Hotel, please contact our friendly functions team on 1800 836 837 or via info@thehawthorn.com.

Whole Venue

Seated Capacity
300
Standing Capacity
700

The Hawthorn Hotel is also available for whole venue hire for large functions and events. For enquiries, please contact our Function Coordinators on 1800 836 837 or complete an enquiry form below.

The Lounge Bar

Seated Capacity
50
Standing Capacity
100

Ideal for parties, corporate-events and social catch-ups, the Lounge Bar is a stylish, purpose-built function area complete with timber floors, comfy lounges, private bar and big screen plasma TV. Adjoining the venue’s lower beer garden area, we can also section off a small part of the deck so that you and your guests can enjoy an indoor/outdoor function experience.

Upper Beer Garden

Seated Capacity
150
Standing Capacity
250

Featuring large picnic style tables and a vibrant outdoor atmosphere, our Upper Beer Garden area is ideal for social gatherings, birthday-celebrations and corporate-events. Depending on the size of your function, we can section off an area of the beer garden or reserve the entire deck for your exclusive use.

Lower Beer Garden

Seated Capacity
40
Standing Capacity
80

Featuring a retractable roof to soak up the sunshine and a large central heater for those cooler evenings, the lower level of our award-winning beer garden is a great space for your next party or function. Take advantage of one of our mouth-watering BBQ packages and our large screen projector for all the latest sports and entertainment.

The Dining Room

Seated Capacity
120
Standing Capacity
300

The Dining Room at the Hawthorn Hotel is a versatile space that can accommodate up to 300 people for a standing cocktail-style event or up to 120 people for a sit-down function. The room also features a stage area with modern sound and lighting equipment, ideal for live band performances and DJ nights.