Chateau Yering Historic House Hotel

treat yourself to the very best – you deserve it

5 star Accommodation

Garden Suite
Garden Suite
Eleonore's Restraunt
Sweetwater Cafe
Drawing Room

Bookings Essential

Throughout the peak season October – April, both Chateau Yering Hotel and Go Wild Ballooning often book out in advance.  To secure your preferred dates please book early to avoid disappointment. Complete the online booking request form and submit for processing All bookings are processed and confirmed pending availability within 12 hours or the next business day

Open: Mon – Fri between 9am to 3pm

Additional Information

  • CBD pick up not available with this package. Guests are required to pre-arrange their own transport to Chateau Yering Hotel for check-in from 2pm
  • Self Drive, Car Hire, Uber or Taxi
  • All rates quoted are AUD
  • Credit card surcharge applies to the flight portion only processed by Go Wild Ballooning
  • Accommodation is not weather affected and will proceed as per the Confirmation / Itinerary received from Chateau Yering Hotel
  • Accommodation & Flight Packages are non-refundable once purchased & booking details have been processed & confirmed.  Fees are applicable to a change of date – conditions apply see T&C’s
  • If the hot air balloon flight is cancelled by the pilot, please reschedule and complete your flight within 12 months

Lantern Packages with Hot Air Balloon Flights

Luxury Dinner, Bed, Breakfast & Hot Air Balloon Flights


  • Check In:  2pm onwards in the luxury suite of your choice
  • Dinner: 3 course candlelit evening meal for two in Eleonore’s a la carte fine dining restaurant
  • Accommodation: One night in a 5 star luxury suite
  • Wake-Up Call: Your duty pilot will book a wake-up call with Chateau Yering Hotel 30 minutes before the balloon meeting time. If the flight is cancelled early, we won’t disturb you, sleep in and enjoy
  • Hot Air Balloon Flights: The following morning with complimentary transfers from Chateau Yering Hotel to the launch site / from the landing site back to Chateau Yering Hotel
  • Breakfast – Sweetwater Cafe’: Sumptuous fully cooked gourmet breakfast including cold buffet in ‘Sweetwater Cafe’ at Chateau Yering
  • Checkout: 11am

Chateau Yering Hotel Suiteswhen booking select your preferred suite

Hotel & flight rates are already reduced, no further discounts apply, all advertised hotel rates are per couple 

  • Melba Suite     $ 477
  • Stable Suite     $ 581
  • Yarra Suite       $ 680
  • Yering Suite     $ 842

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For further information on any Chateau Yering suites and hotel facilities visit 

Go Wild Ballooning Hot Air Balloon Flightswhen booking select the flight that best suits your itinerary

Midweek Special Flight Only

$ 329 pp  /  658 per couple – valid for 12 months, non-refundable

Weekend Special Anyday Flight Only

$ 359 pp  /  718 per couple – valid for 12 months, non-refundable

Premium Flight Only

$ 390 pp  /  780 per couple – valid for 12 months, refundable

Platinum Flight Only

$ 420 pp  /  840 per couple – valid for 12 months, refundable

Complimentary Inclusions 

  • Petit Fours on arrival
  • In-Suite wi-fi
  • Privacy Kitten to take home as a memento of your stay
  • Souvenir Flight Certificate will be emailed to you as a memento of your hot air balloon flight experience in the Yarra Valley
  • Wine tasting at Yering Station Winery


Weather / Meteorology



  • Hot air ballooning is a weather dependant activity
  • The majority of scheduled flights do proceed as the Yarra Valley is protected by mountain ranges
  • Passenger safety is our first priority
  • Our CASA approved pilots, trained in meteorology, will evaluate the weather and cancel a flight if it is not safe to fly
  • Avoid following Melbourne weather forecasts and in particular long-range forecasts that are not relevant to ballooning in the Yarra Valley
  • GWB has registered access to detailed weather reports from the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) specific to ballooning in the Yarra Valley
  • No aviation flight or activity is ever 100% guaranteed

Hot Air Balloon Flight Itinerary

– allow up to 5 hours
  • Balloon meeting time is confirmed the evening before your flight when you ‘check-in’ with our duty pilot
  • Flight morning commences at our Yarra Valley meeting point Chateau Yering Hotel approximately one (1) hour before sunrise
  • You will receive a ‘wake-up’ call 30 minutes before the meeting time
  • Go Wild Ballooning transfer passengers from Chateau Yering to the launch site
  • Balloon launch & landing site & flight path vary daily depending on the weather
  • No two flights are ever the same
  • The balloon is inflated and we encourage passenger participation.  This is also a great time to take photographs
  • Your hot air balloon flight is approximately one hour with magnificent views of the vineyards, mountain ranges, the meandering Yarra River below with distant views of the Melbourne CBD skyline and Port Phillip Bay
  • Upon landing passengers are encouraged to participate in the deflation process and packing up the balloon.  This is a great time for taking photographs and a fun way to complete your ballooning experience
  • Arriving back at Chateau Yering Hotel we enjoy a 5 star gourmet breakfast in Sweetwater Cafe’

For more details click the button below to view our flight information

Enquiry Form 

Please feel free to contact us for further information on any of our flights and packages. Simply fill out the form below, and we will respond to your enquiry within 6 hours or the next business day.