Amelia Boutique Hotel

If you visit Brisbane for a couple of days, Amelia Hotel would be an ideal hotel to stay in and enjoy your vacation or business trip. Brisbane is a bustling metropolis and capital city located in between National parks and the ocean.

Brisbane is the centre of culture, arts, and dining in Queensland, Australia. It has a lot to offer in business and leisure activities since Brisbane is the gateway to the Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast. It’s also 100kms away from the second most important inland city in Queensland, which is Toowoomba. This review was provided by Tilers Toowoomba owner, Chuck Sulliban.

Amelia Boutique Hotel is a family-run business that was renovated in April 2016 and is known for its high-end amenities and great hospitality. Its strategic location makes it ideal for travellers who want to see Brisbane’s important tourist and business locations.

Amelia Boutique Hotel is conveniently located in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, just 250 m from the Fortitude Valley Train Station, making it convenient for travellers. The Brisbane Showground is only 300 meters from the hotel. It also near a wide selection of bars, restaurants, nightclubs, and closed Chinatown. Brisbane’s attractions are just within reach if you stay in Amelia.

Travellers will have a very convenient stay with the hotel’s facilities such as baggage storage and a coffee shop. There is also a private paid parking area for guests who have a car.

Guest can also go to other attractions such the Anzac Square just around a mile away and check out the St. John’s Anglican Cathedral around half a mile away from the Amelia Boutique Hotel. Enjoy a delicious meal with popular restaurants in the area, such as the Blackbird Bar and Grill, Geroge’s Paragon Seafood Restaurant, and the Jellyfish restaurant.

After a day of exploring attractions in Brisbane, you can relax in the lobby area or go back to Amelia Boutique Hotel’s unique and beautifully furnished rooms. These rooms are equipped with comfortable beds, a minibar, coffee/tea facilities, airconditioning, and a Smart television for in-room entertainment.

The hotel also has a shared self-service laundry for an affordable $4 per load for guests’ convenience. They also have a baggage storage facility, which the guests can use for $10 a day.

The Amelia Boutique Hotel offers a variety of room options that fit the guest’s preference and budget. Enjoy the Deluxe Queen room, with an area of 16 square metres, which is equipped with smart television with cable channels, shower, hairdryer, towel, and toiletries.

Guest can also enjoy the bigger Deluxe Twin Room with a private bathroom. It’s similarly equipped to the Deluxe rooms and with carpeting and an extra-long bed. It also has an in-room safe box and laptop safe box for added security and convenience.

Guest on a budget can book the classic single room with a shared bathroom. It’s a cozy 10 square meter room with free toiletries and towels. It also has a flat television, fan, telephone, and clothes rack. The Amelia Boutique Hotel has other rooms that will match the needs of their guest.

Hotel guests can explore Brisbane and try the Brisbane River cruise, a dinner cruise onboard a wooded paddle wheeler. Enjoy the delicious a la carte menu and fantastic live entertainment. Afterwards, enjoy the magnificent views of the waterfront amidst the night sky illuminated by the stars.

The Amelia Boutique Hotel is located at 33 Amelia Street Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia. Their reception area is open from 7:30 am – 7:30 pm for the convenience of guests.


The Calile Hotel

The Calile Hotel is located in the heart of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia and equipped with a fitness centre, spa facilities and outdoor pool. The hotel has a total of 175 guest rooms, which includes nine hotel suites and two premier suites.

The Calile Hotel good location that makes it accessible to Brisbane’s famous attractions and activities. Guest can explore the Mt Coot-tha Lookout which has a scenic view of the Brisbane Central Business District and the Moreton Bay. Guest can traverse the walking tracks of the National Park and enjoy the cool breeze and shade of the different flora in the area. Mt Coot-tha Lookout is just 7 km away from the central business district.

After visiting the Mt Coot-tha Lookout, guest can have a relaxing time at the Calile Hotel’s spa facilities to relax their aching muscles from their long walks. Guest can also enjoy a cocktail near the poolside cabanas and spend time with time conversing with friends or other hotel guests.

The Calile Hotel has generous guests rooms equipped with Chromecast and Bluetooth soundbars, Grown Alchemist bathroom amenities, a minibar, automated blackout blinds and a 55 inch UHD television. Most rooms in the hotel either have a balcony or terrace that offers magnificent views of the city and pool area.

It also has a wide selection of venues for a small-group meeting to large conferences and conventions. Guest can use the Grand Room 1 for mid-sized activities that can cater to up to 72 participants in a cabaret-style seating. It’s equipped with to projectors and screens. For small meetings, the Drawing Room is ideal and have space to fit up to 12 persons in a boardroom style arrangement and equipped with a television.

For a more personal meeting, the Terrace private balcony is recommended for intimate cocktail events. It is equipped with audio-visual equipment, fans and heaters. For large gatherings, the different Grand Rooms can be combined into a Full Grand Room that can accommodate 280-300 guest.

Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at the Lobby Bar. They offer a wide variety of food and drinks from an expresso that awakens you in the morning to a relaxing cocktail in the evening.

Guest can also try authentic Greek menu in Hellenika; they offer daily breakfast, lunch and dinner. They also have a hand-curated selection of wines. SK Steak & Oysters, on the other hand, is open for lunch and dinner.

Calile Hotel’s guest can also explore the neighbourhood and look at the different mature trees that line the area and a lot of fashion, art and food destination. Guest can visit the city’s museums and art galleries. Queensland Art Gallery is just 4.3 km away while the Museum of Brisbane is only 2.6 km from the Calile Hotel.

The Calile Hotel offers guests a variety of room options. Guest can book their Deluxe Suite King rooms, which are very spacious 50 sqm rooms with a private terrace balcony and a great view of the pool. This suite has its dining area and lounge. It’s equipped with 55-inch flat-screen tv in both the living room and bedroom. It also has a Bluetooth soundbar, dining table, a work desk, Nespresso machine and pods. The suite also has a minibar, motorized blackout blinds and bathroom amenities.

The hotel also offers Poolside and City View rooms that are a little smaller at 33 sqm. But are also equipped with amenities such as television, wifi, iPod docking stations and lovely views of the river or pool area. But whatever room guest chooses, their staff are always ready to assist the guest on their needs.

The Calile Hotel is located at 48 James Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia.


View Brisbane

View Brisbane is a riverfront hotel that offers a great location close to famous landmarks in Brisbane. The hotel is just 1.5 miles away from the New River Walk and 1.4 miles from City Hall.

Guests will enjoy hotel facilities such as resort-style pools, sauna, spa pool, fitness centre and conference rooms for business meetings. It also has free parking for visitors and guests. Brisbane airport is just 10 minutes drive from the hotel and 5 minutes drive from the centre of Brisbane City.

From the View Brisbane, guests can explore Brisbane City and its surrounding areas. There is a lot of places in Brisbane where visitors and locals can relax and unwind. Hotel guests can visit the City Botanic Gardens and enjoy its ambience and cool air.

City Botanic Gardens offers a great view of the Brisbane River and the riverside gardens. Guest can have a leisurely walk among the different flora, shade, and walkway.

After visiting the City Botanic Gardens, guests can go back to the hotel for a brief rest on View Brisbane’s spacious airconditioned rooms equipped with a flat-screen television, minibar, and free wifi.

View Brisbane is unique since there are specially appointed dog-friendly rooms. Guests can bring their pets since some rooms have a dog bed, dog treats, and bowls.

Visitors do not need to go far for leisure activities. View Brisbane has a pool and lounge for visitors to enjoy and relax. The pool area is very popular with the guest because of its relaxing ambience and activities. They also have a fitness centre, sauna and spa pool.

After their swim or outside activities, guest can dine in Plates restaurant. They have a wide array of international cuisine and fresh seasonal seafood. Their wood-fired steaks and pizzas are also delicious.

Spend a whole afternoon with High Tea at View Brisbane. Enjoy their ribbon sandwiches, sweet treats, savoury delights that are made in house for just $39 per person. Chester’s Bar, on the other hand, lets guests enjoy craft cocktails with friends after a long day of activities or business meetings.

Hotel guests can also try the different restaurants nearby. They can go to Jellyfish Restaurant, Georges’ Paragon Seafood Restaurant Brisbane, or Blackbird Bar and Grill to satisfy their cravings for fresh and delicious food.

Guest can book their Executive rooms that have free wifi, TVs with cable, iPod docks, and 24-hour room service. The rooms which have an area of 27 square meters are also equipped with ironing boards, lap-top friendly workspace, and living room. View Brisbane is a pet-friendly hotel, so guests to bring along their pet dogs for an extra charge of AUD 50 per pet, per night. The hotel even provides food and water bowls upon the request of the guests. Although they have strict guidelines such as pets cannot be left unattended. Please do note that there are only specific rooms that allow pets.

Guest can also book the Riverview Spa Suite which features a king bed with a full-size spa bath for two. Perfect for couples who want to spend unforgettable moments while looking at the fantastic river views. Riverview Spa Suite is also equipped with a lounge sofa and a small round table perfect for a cup of coffee or tea.

View Brisbane hotel also has Family rooms that can fit a family or groups of 4 guests. The room has a sizeable floor area of 32 square meters. The room has two double beds and one queen-size bed and has the same amenities and different views of Brisbane.

View Brisbane has other rooms that fit the guest’s preferences and budget. All hotel guests will receive complimentary access to the outdoor pool, gym, sauna, spa, and car parking.

View Brisbane is located at Kingsford Smith Drive & Hunt St. Hamilton, Brisbane, Australia.