Stylish modern hotel located in the trendy Fortitude Valley
Located in the trendy Fortitude Valley district of the city, the Limes Hotel Brisbane offers guests a stylish stay thats big on comfort.
As well as being surrounded by popular restaurants, bars and nightclubs, the 5-star hotel also offers convenient access into the citys central business district, which lies a short journey south-east. It also benefits from good transport connections to Brisbane International Hotel.
The Limes Hotel features 21 stylish and luxurious guestrooms. Rooms are separated into those that include a balcony and those with access to the private courtyard and its hammocks. The former include fantastic views of the city and surrounding area, whilst the latter are truly unique.
Each room features a large LCD television complete with cable channels as well as complimentary wired and wireless internet connectivity. iPod docks are included as standard as is a daily and weekend newspaper service. Bathrooms are attractively finished with black tiling, and feature complimentary toiletries and a shower. Due to Brisbanes tight water restrictions, none of the rooms include a bathtub.
One of the hotels more original features is its rooftop facilities. Guests can visit the rooftop bar to enjoy a drink and the calming atmosphere. Alternatively, visit the stylishly modern rooftop cinema which plays an eclectic mix of films for guests to view every Tuesday night. The bar is often decorated to celebrate a special event, such as Halloween or the Gold Cup.
The Limes Hotel Brisbane is located close to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Ground, which makes it an ideal location for those in the Queensland city on business. Those that prefer to conduct their business on the links, or those that just fancy a round for leisure, will find Victoria Park Golf Complex close by.
Visitors to the city have a number of cultural attractions to enjoy. St. Stephens Cathedral, Brisbane City Hall and the Parliament House all offer picturesque architecture worth a look. Those that enjoy a little history can visit the Queensland Maritime Museum, whilst the likes of the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA), Queensland Performing Arts Complex, and Queensland Art Gallery offer a lasting artistic impression.
The city is also a popular destination for sports fans. The Gabba is a popular destination for those that enjoy cricket or Australian Rules football. The ground is also home to the Australian national side and regularly hosts international test matches. Elsewhere in the city visitors can enjoy rugby (league and union) and soccer at Suncorp Stadium, as well as netball, hockey, basketball, table-tennis and a multitude of other sporting events.
Those looking for a true slice of history should head to Wickham Park where the Old Windmill Observatory can be found. This windmill represents the oldest structure still standing in the state of Queensland. The park also makes for a peaceful location amidst the hustle and bustle of the city. Visitors can enjoy the peace and quiet that accompanies the landscaped gardens as they sit down and relax or enjoy a picnic before heading back to the Limes Hotel Brisbane.