Accommodation in Brisbane | Accommodation - Visit Brisbane


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. 

Whether you're looking for five-star luxury or something that doesn't break the budget, Brisbane’s range of hotels offers so much more than a comfy bed.

Boutique hotels in Brisbane

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

W Brisbane

The W Brisbane boasts contemporary lines, bold artworks and amenities that will transport you to a tropical chic oasis in the heart of Brisbane. Enjoy the summer vibes all year round with the resort-style WET Deck.

The Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane offers classic-but-contemporary style in a heritage-listed former bank building, Crystalbrook Vincent masterfully blends art, architecture and nature by the riverfront at Howard Smith Wharves while The Calile creates an urban resort vibe in boutique James Street.

Located in a luxurious converted Queenslander house, Spicers Balfour is effortlessly tranquil and includes thoughtful additions like daily sunset canape sessions for guests. Not far away, Heal House is another Queenslander that has been beautifully re-appointed into boutique guest accommodation.

Just above the CBD in Spring Hill, Ovolo Inchcolm offers quirky character in an elegant heritage building while, across the river, the Emporium Hotel South Bank combines cutting-edge contemporary style with a rooftop bar and infinity pool with spectacular views.

Luxury hotels

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

The Treasury Casino

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

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. 

For gorgeous luxuriance and direct access to Queen Street Mall, check out the Hilton Brisbane while the Brisbane Marriott Hotel is where first-rate service meets elegant architecture and style overlooking the river. 

Next Hotel


If you want to stay right in the city heart, there are numerous hotels to choose from.

For a pool deck and bar directly above the Queen Street Mall, you can't beat NEXT Hotel while the Pullman Brisbane King George Square's own rooftop bar has superb views of the City Hall clock tower and King George Square.

Other welcoming hotels in the city centre include Four Points by Sheraton BrisbaneCapri by Fraser BrisbaneIbis Styles Brisbane Elizabeth Street and The Sebel Hotel Brisbane. With its focus on wellness, The Westin Brisbane is also known as having the only swim-up pool bar in Brisbane.

If you are attending an event at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Rydges South BankMantra South Bank and Novotel Brisbane South Bank are all located nearby.

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 wide

With lots of room to spread out and located close to all the action, Oaks Hotels and ResortsQuest Apartment Hotels and Mantra Hotels are among the best options. 

Just outside the city centre is the Brisbane Holiday Village, which has set the benchmark for holiday cabin accommodation in Queensland with multiple accolades and awards.

Places for backpackers to stay in Brisbane

Backpackers will never be far from the action with Brisbane City YHA, Chill Backpackers or Base Backpackers all a short walk from the city's main attractions.

Brisbane YHA

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

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

Discover more