Brisbane Treasures to Try for a Spectacular Staycation
Sceptical of the staycation? Let it transform your holidays into adventures right at your doorstep! Have your holiday in the heart of the Sunshine State, where Brisbane’s abundant treasures are just waiting to be discovered!
ROYAL ALBERT HOTEL (Brisbane City)
Bring Brisbane’s CBD straight to your doorstep, by spending a night, weekend or week at the Royal Albert Hotel! The century old building boasts all the luxurious heritage interiors and contemporary facilities you could want for a spectacular staycation in a perfect location. Indulge in retail therapy next door at the Queen Street Mall, feast on mouth-watering dishes at the Albert Street Restaurants and stroll through the nearby Riverside Markets. For the best staycation adventure, seek the sprawling streets of Brisbane to find the treasures awaiting you!
Price: (Full rate per night) Deluxe Hotel Room from $350, One Bedroom Suite $400, Two Bedroom Suite $480, Sub Penthouse Apartment $660.
HARBOUR DAY SPA (Cleveland)
When it’s high time for a holiday, but you haven’t got the whole week to indulge, why not instead enjoy a perfect day of pampering? Head to the harbour where Harbour Day Spa promises every manicure, massage and skin therapy you could ever need for a well-deserved day of rest, rejuvenation and renewal. You might like to try their Aromatherapy Ritual Massage, their Invigorating Back Detox or even their 5 hour Perfect Day Spa Package. This Thai inspired retreat is just the place to treat yourself!
Price: Facials from $50, Massages from $60, Makeup from $50, Manicures and pedicures from $100, Spray tan from $35
PETHER’S RAINFOREST RETREAT (North Tamborine)
Looking for a romantic getaway? Then Pether’s Rainforest Retreat is for you! A mere hour drive separates you from nights in luxury tree top accommodation and days soaking up the lush natural surrounds of the rainforest. Feast on delicious cuisine, indulge in rejuvenating massages and explore the local area. A plethora of wineries, eateries, walking trails and galleries are just waiting to be discovered! Even better, the Rainforest Retreat’s commitment to sustainable practices makes it the perfect escape for you, your partner and the environment!
Price: (Full rate per night) Luxury Tree House $400, Midweek Massage Package $699, Wednesday Night Special $799, Weekend Getaway Package $799, Early Weekender Package $400. Massages from $110.
FERN COTTAGE BED AND BREAKFAST (Paddington)
Let the streets of Brisbane entice your adventurous spirit! When you stay at Fern Cottage Bed and Breakfast, a refurbished 1930s home, you’re entering the heart of Brisbane’s creative hub. Begin your explorations from the doorstep of your boutique, four-star abode! During the day, get a taste of the Brisbane art scene at Red Hill Gallery, Performing Arts Theatre and Emporium Gallery of Fine Art, picnic in lush surrounds at the City Botanic Gardens or discover the thriving local café culture.
Price Ensuited one and two bedroom suites from $139 single & $169 double.
BRISBANE LOOKOUT (Mount Coot-tha)
Adventurers unite! Any day trip in Brisbane promises a wealth of fun for the whole family! Brisbane Lookout continues to draw crowds of tourists and locals alike, for its panoramic views of the city, stretching across to glimpses of Moreton Bay. It’s an attraction you can’t miss! When you reach the top of Mount Coot-tha, you’ll find refreshing sights of the whole of Brisbane, along with a café, restaurant, bar and gift shop for a feast and some retail therapy. Have a picnic at the local park grounds, dip your toes into the J C Slaughter Falls nearby and hike through scenic greenery.
Details may change at any time. Please report any inaccurate information here