You don’t need to endure the torturous traffic of the Brisbane CBD, our Brisbane accommodation near South Bank will relieve you of any headaches of getting in and out of the city. Our city fringe location means you can leave the car behind at the hotel and make friends with the Brisbane public transport system. With free parking for guests why wouldn’t you.
The Wellington Apartment Hotel, East Brisbane is the ideal spot to launch your Brisbane holiday campaign. Lookout South Bank!
Our studio and two bedroom apartments are perfect for holidaying families. We have rollaway bed options to fit those extra bodies and the apartments are also setup for self catering. With a two ring stovetop, electric frypan and full-sized refrigerator, it’s easy to prepare meals for the hungry. The barbeque beside the pool is also another great option for family meals. Bask in the sparkle of Brisbane city lights and the neighbouring East Brisbane rooftops.
Access to the South Bank and indeed many of the other attractions in Brisbane is easy with the CityCat ferry service. Among the attractions you’ll find on the South Bank are:
● Streets Beach
● SLA exhibitions
● Queensland Museum
● Nepalese Pagoda
● Griffith University Art Gallery
● Picnic Island
Once you’re done looking, introduce yourself to the array of cafes and eateries on the South Bank. Just lookup Little Stanley Street, Parklands, River Quay or Grey Street for some ideas if you want to do a little preparation.
Just across the river, is Jan Powers Farmers Markets in front of the Powerhouse at Lamington St, Newfarm. They’re open on every Saturday of the month from 6am till 12pm. This is a great place to spend a Saturday morning, browsing through the fresh produce and eating the delicious produce presented along the bustling walkway. Breakfasts are always good: a coffee and the paper and then a croissant, or an omelette, dumplings, crepes, sausages, French pizzas, or Japanese chicken skewers. If you’re just arriving, or staying longer, then pack your basket full of farm fresh fruit and vegetables, seafood, small goods, meats, sauces, olives, dips, cakes, bread, fresh herbs, oils. You will be amazed at the low prices of the fruits and vegetables and you’ll also be sorted for the rest of the week.
Make sure you book at our Brisbane accommodation near South Bank. Avoid the expensive Brisbane city tariffs and see how much you can save by staying at The Wellington Apartment Hotel.