Simple guide to accommodation in Brisbane

Visitors to Brisbane will always find themselves in the action, with most hotels, apartments and backpackers an easy walk from all the city’s main attractions. 

Uniquely Brisbane hotels

Brisbane’s range of first-class hotels offer so much more than a comfy bed.

Luxury hotels in Brisbane

For those who like to be pampered, Brisbane has a host of five-star hotels conveniently located a short walk from all the main attractions. 

High tea at The Marriott Hotel
High tea at Stamford Plaza

Enjoy spectacular views of the winding Brisbane River, Story Bridge, Kangaroo Point Cliffs and the City Botanic Gardens from the comfort of your room at the Stamford Plaza Brisbane

With elegantly appointed suites and award-winning spa retreat Stephanies, Sofitel Brisbane Central provides one of Brisbane’s most relaxing hotel experiences just moments away from the city’s top spots. 

Next Hotel
Pool bar at Next Hotel

If retail therapy is on the agenda, the Hilton Brisbane and Next Hotel are the city's most centrally located hotels. Situated in the heart of the Queen Street Mall, visitors will step out into a world of first-class shopping.

Housed in one of Australia’s grandest heritage buildings, the Treasury Casino & Hotel is in the centre of a major Brisbane entertainment hub, featuring live entertainment, five bars and six restaurants.

For a lasting impression, visit the Brisbane Marriott Hotel, where first-rate service meets elegant architecture and style. 

Boutique hotels in Brisbane

Stylish, intimate and finished with a personal touch, Brisbane is brimming with these inner-city sanctuaries. 

Spicers Balfour
View from the private bar at Spicers Balfour

Embrace the feeling of a European village at the Emporium Hotel where guests stay in the lap of luxury surrounded by bustling restaurants, cafes, bars and shops.

With a rooftop bar and moonlight cinema, Limes Hotel in Fortitude Valley is internationally recognised for its striking design. 

Located in a luxurious converted Queenslander house, Spicers Balfour is effortlessly tranquil and includes thoughtful additions like daily sunset canape sessions for guests. 

Self-Contained apartments

Families have plenty of options in Brisbane with a great range of stylish, comfortable and convenient self-contained and serviced apartments. 

Oaks
Oaks Hotel

With lots of room to spread out and located close to all the action, Oaks Hotels and Resorts, Central Apartment Hotels, Quay West Suites Brisbane or Quest Apartments are the best options. 

Just outside the city centre is the Brisbane Holiday Village, which has set the benchmark for holiday cabin accommodation in Queensland after achieving the first 5-Star AAA Tourism rating in the state.

Places for backpackers to stay in Brisbane

Set in Brisbane’s city centre, the bustling Base Brisbane Central, Brisbane City YHA, Chill Backpackers or Tinbilly Travellers are all a short walk from Brisbane’s main attractions.

Brisbane YHA
YHA

For exciting nightlife and direct access to the Fortitude Valley entertainment precinct, Bunk is the place to stay.

Located in the laidback and bohemian inner-city urban village of West End, Brisbane Backpackers Resort is close to live music venues, bars and restaurants.

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