Explore Herschel Street, Brisbane
Nestled perfectly adjacent to Roma Street transit hub, you will be able to be transported across Brisbane and beyond in absolute ease with the many services connecting towards the North Coast, Main line, Gold Coast and the northern NSW coast line.
South Bank, home to Queensland’s cultural precinct is only moments across the river from our hotel. The epicentre of ethnic restaurants, trendy cafes as well as scenic, riverside boardwalks, you will find plenty of activities to do when venturing towards this thriving area. Built with Australia’s only inner-city, man-made beach and copious parklands, you will be able to soak in the warm Brisbane sun in the perfect location. Those searching for arts and culture can find it at Queensland Museum, Queensland Art Gallery and the amazing Gallery of Modern Art, also found in the area.
Choose to explore Mount Coot-tha, its copious bushland walking tracks and witness glorious 360 views of Brisbane and the surrounding area from its summit or enjoy an excellent view of Brisbane CBD’s skyline across the river from Kangaroo Point.
Be sure to explore Fortitude Valley, a hot spot for trendy cafes, thriving pubs and live music. Also home to Brisbane’s Chinatown, the Valley has the perfect mix of food, culture and entertainment for all to enjoy.
Southbank is definitely Brisbane’s food mecca, with a huge range of delicious eateries and restaurants to cater to all tastes and cravings. Ranging from precincts along Little Stanley Street, the Parklands, the River Quay to Grey Street, there will be ample choices for everyone. Be sure to try The Spaghetti House on the corner of Grey Street and Little Stanley Street for authentic Italian flare or indulge in refreshing Sangria jugs at the Sangria Bar.
For a finer dining experience, be sure to visit Eagle Street pier, iconic for its beautiful waterfront dining scenes as well as memorable views of Brisbane River. Be sure to visit one of the best restaurants in Brisbane as you visit this precinct and experience delicious, upscale food at Matt Moran’s Aria Restaurant.
Only ten minutes away from our front doorstep is the city’s iconic Queen Street Mall. Featuring six major shopping centres across the blocks between George Street and Edward Street, this shopping precinct offers shopaholics with the dream destination.
Be sure to scour the streets of Fortitude Valley, home to the Brisbane’s best boutique shopping, where you will find a mix of eclectic and unique designs of fashion, jewellery and accessories.
If your stay falls on a Saturday, then mix in your shopping trip to the Valley with the vibrant street market along Brunswick Street mall, where there is a mix of arts, fashion, entertainment and food scattered along the area.