If you are looking for Brisbane accommodation with a good location, easily accessible to restaurants, cinemas, playhouses, parklands, museums, art galleries and a short walk to Brisbane CBD, look no further than Rydges Southbank Brisbane. Rydges South Bank Brisbane offers a fully revamped and state of the art gym, room service available around the clock, 24 hour reception and bike hire. There are also door to door transfers from Rydges South Bank Brisbane to enjoy a morning floating above Brisbane’s Scenic Rim hinterland with Hot Air Balloon Brisbane.
Boasting outlooks onto either Brisbane CBD, Mt Cootha and the Brisbane River, you can really engage yourself in the beauty of Brisbane’s immediate areas. As the weather in Brisbane is generally very temperate, it’s always a good idea to take a wander down to the man made beach at South Bank called "Streets Beach', delight in the exhibitions at the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA).
After a full day discovering Brisbane, you may want to choose to eat in your room (Rydges South Bank Brisbane has a variety of menus available 24 hours a day) or head to Bacchus Restaurant, located on the second floor with it’s mediterranean style menu with a contemporary European influence. Otherwise head out your front door to sample one of the 40+ restaurants within walking distance at South Bank from Rydges South Bank Brisbane’s front entrance.
Everyone is catered for at Rydges South Bank Brisbane whether you are visitng for pleasure or commerce, by yourself or with family or friends. There is a varied range of rooms available, you can pick either a standard room or upgrade to a deluxe room with more inclusions. The deluxe rooms boast a private walk-out terrace whilst the standard rooms have a large picture window. You will find tea and coffee making facilities in all of the rooms ad well as a minibar and fridge, some even have microwaves. Book into a Deluxe King Suite River View and also receive free internet (wifi), bathrobes and slippers as well as an twilight turn down service with homemade chocolates. For those corporate clients staying, a workstation is provided in your room.
A short walk from Rydges South Bank Brisbane is the Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art (also known as GOMA). A great attraction to fill a couple of hours offering free admission (except for special exhibitions). Past exhibitions include; Matisse: Drawing Life, Henri Cartier-Bresson; The Man, The Image & The World as well as Eugene von Guerard: Nature Revealed. The gallery is open Monday to Friday, 10am - 5pm and from 9am to 5pm on weekends and check out the bar area, which has an excellent lounge and views back to Brisbane CBD.
No visit to Brisbane is complete without climbing to the top of the Story Bridge. Climbs operate at dawn, during the day, twilight and the night so it is an easy activity to fit into your itinerary. Learn about the history of Brisbane while you are ascending high above with the Brisbane River below you. You can see Moreton Bay out the east and the lush green mountains of the Hinterland & Mt Coot-tha to the west. Facing north you will see the beautiful Glasshouse Mountains and the Lamington National Park (World Heritage Listed) to the south. After viewing the Lamington National Park from the Story Bridge, why not then float past the World Heritage National Park and Mt Tamborine from a hot air balloon with Hot Air Balloon Brisbane, finished with a champagne breakfast on the verandah at O’Reilly’s Vineyard Grand Homestead. Finish your Brisbane holiday on a high note and combine Hot Air Balloon Brisbane with a Rydges South Bank Brisbane holiday.
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9 Gelenelg Street, South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Rydges South Bank
9 Glenelg Street
South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland, 4101, Australia
Phone: +61 7 3364 0800
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