Multipurpose spa hotel located close to Lake Burley Griffin
Just a short distance from Lake Burley Griffin, the Griffin Hotel Canberra is a luxury spa hotel that accommodates the needs of both leisure and business guests.
The hotel specialises in luxury comfort, electing suites rather than rooms. Each suite provides a serene location in which guests can relax or work without distraction. Amenities featured within include televisions in both the bedroom and the lounge area, a DVD, CD and MP3 player, direct dial telephone, and high speed internet.
A fully equipped kitchen is included for those looking to self-cater. An over, microwave, hotplate, and dishwasher are included, as is a coffee maker. Bathrooms are en-suite and feature luxuries toiletries and towels. Those staying at the property for business can make use of a work desk and chair, whilst leisure guests may prefer to hunker down on a chaise long or the balcony patio.
Bedrooms are installed with non-allergenic in-ceiling heating, and 300 thread Egyptian cotton linens. Housekeeping services are carried out daily.
Corporate guests can make use of the on-site business centre and function rooms. Having undergone millions of dollars of refurbishment, the hotel now offers a range of private offices suitable for up to three persons as well as conference rooms which can accommodate up to 50 delegates.
The Griffin Hotel Canberra also features a luxury spa centre offering a wide range of treatments, including waxes, manicures, and massages, all of which are ideal for those hoping to relax during their trip. Anybody that wishes to continue an exercise routine can utilise the hotels gymnasium or better yet, head out to Lake Burley Griffin with its many foot and cycle paths, and jog, walk, cycle, or skate against a scenic backdrop.
Vie, the hotels contemporary restaurant, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as tea, coffee and cocktails. The traditional menu features exquisite Australian dishes prepared with the freshest ingredients. Guests can dine inside or out.
Located in the south east of the capital city, the hotel features good public transport links which will carry visitors conveniently to many of the citys attractions. In the immediate vicinity around the property, guests can enjoy the likes of the Errol Kavanagh Memorial Oval or the Vikings Golf Club. Slightly further away, but still within walking distance lies the Jerrabomberra Wetlands, one of 30 parks that make up the Canberra Nature Park.
The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) city itself is a popular spot for tourists thanks to its mix of attractions and activities. Home to the National Museum of Australia and National Library of Australia, the latter of which by law stores a copy of every book published in the country, the city is ideal for historically minded visitors.
The nearby Lake Burley Griffin hosts a number of points of interest also, including the Captain James Cook memorial, which was erected for bicentennial celebrations of the famous seamans discovery of Australia.
As well as all of this, the Griffin Hotel Canberra also offers convenient access to many of the citys other features, including a lively social scene, successful sports teams, and plenty of entertainment and heritage.