Republic Apartments - Brisbane CBD Hotel Accommodation
Serviced apartment accomodation perfectly located in the CBD near Brisbane city centre (two city blocks), near Chinatown (300 meters), near the Brisbane River (one city block) and also near Central Rail Station (300 meters). The property has 22 levels of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom serviced apartments. Fully furnished and equipped, each apartment has its own complete kitchen with a dishwasher, plus a laundry with a washing machine and dryer, along with WiFi throughout the entire building. Fully furnished self-contained apartments for rent on a daily, weekly or monthly basis with all the comforts of home, including Foxtel cable TV. We offer a long-stay rate for bookings over 28 nights and even a special 3+ month rate - great hotel type accommodation deals for people who may be moving to Brisbane. All apartments have at least one large balcony and sweeping views of the city centre, or Spring Hill, Chinatown and some views of the Brisbane River.
Location. Location. Location: Republic Apartments is above Spring Hill Shopping Centre, which includes the local Woolworths, Baker's Delight, Amcal Chemist, Subway, Nokia Care Centre, Turbot Street Newsagency, Vintage Cellars, the award-winning Tognini's BistroCafeDeli, plus several other outlets and even the Spring Hill Dental Clinic!
To the East, just a short 300mtr walk, are the Story Bridge and Brisbane River. Republic Apartments is within an easy walk to four of Brisbane's main weekend markets in the CBD at Eagle Street Riverside Craft Market (Sunday), Fortitude Valley Market (Saturday & Sunday), Southbank Lifestyle Market (Friday evening, Saturday & Sunday) and the Queen Street Farmers' Market (Wednesday). To the north is Chinatown and dozens of restaurants from Chinese, Malaysian, Thai, Korean, Lao, Vietnamese and Japanese, to name a few, plus even a choice of North Indian restaurants along Brunswick Street. Nearby Fortitude Valley is Brisbane's night life and entertainment centre. James Street offers chic boutique shopping. A few minutes walk to the south of Republic Apartments, is the city's shopping precinct including the Queen Street Mall and Central Rail Station. The area is ideal for walkers and joggers. An easy 2km jog across the Story Bridge and back, or 3kms return to the Botanic Gardens, along the Riverside Boardwalk.
Guest amenities: Include a covered heated lap pool (kept at 28 degrees), spa (35 degrees), a large air-conditioned gymnasium and four above-ground levels of free car parking for guests only! A security fob is required to call modern hi-speed 20-person lifts, enter all car park areas and so controls access to all accommodation levels - ensuring a secure environment for our guests. Wireless broadband Internet is available in all apartments and throughout the building, including poolside free
Whether you're in Brisbane for a week or a month, for business or pleasure, these fully self contained apartments will be much more than a hotel. Republic Apartments will feel like a home away from home, with the best of Brisbane at your doorstep.
Things To Do Gallery of Modern Art; Queensland Museum; Science Centre; Performing Arts Theatre and State Library of Queensland.
Storey Bridge: 5-minute walk. Story Bridge Walk
City Cat ferries: 10-minute walk. See the city from the river, from leafy suburbs through to Moreton Bay.
Eagle Street commercial centre: 5-minute walk.
Chinatown restaurants: 5-minute walk. Dozens of great value Chinese, Malaysian, Thai, Indian and Vietnamese restaurants to choose from. Weekend market.
Fortitude Valley: Brisbane's night life. James Street and The Emporium for trendy shopping, dining & the latest interior design trends.
RNA Exhibition Grounds: 5-minute drive
Suncorp Stadium: 5-minute walk to Central then a 3 minute free train ride for major events.
Suncorp Stadium: 10-minute drive.
Queen Street Mall: 10-minute walk. Weekend shopping!
Christie Conference Centre: Across Cathedral Square is the Christie Centre.
All Saints Centre: All Saints is across Cathedral Square and Wharf Street.
St Johns Cathedral: Across the road. St John's Cathedral is now even more of an icon that all Queenslanders can be proud of. Excellent Gift Shop open daily from 9.30am to 2.30pm (and Sundays between services)
24/7 Convenience Store: Across the road.
24/7 Service Station and Cab Rank: Across the road.
24/7 McDonalds Riverside: 10-minute walk.
Car Rental companies: 1-minute walk.
Air Niugini Sales Office: Around the corner in Creek Street.
Brisbane Entertainment Centre: A 20-minute drive on the Gateway Motorway.
Riverside Markets: 10-minute walk. Weekend Craft Market.
Botanic Gardens: 15-minute walk.
PNG Consul's office in Adelaide Street: Around the corner. Less than a 2-minute walk.
Southbank Parklands: 20-minute walk. South Bank Parklands is a great family area on weekends. Stunning bougainvillea covered walkway, beach and swimming and kid's wading areas, weekend market etc.
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary: CityCat Ferry from near the State Library.
Brisbane River: on the commuter CityCat ferries or on the paddlewheel Kookaburra Queen over dinner.
Brisbane Airport: 14.3kms (approx. 20-minute drive)
All Hallows School: Across the road.
Near St Andrews Hospital: Up Boundary Street
Near Brisbane Eye Hospital: Off Boundary Street
Day trips to the Gold Coast theme parks: Dream World, Movie World, Sea World, Outback Spectacular and Wet 'n' Wild (so wild, you wet yourself!)
Day trips to the Sunshine Coast's Australia Zoo, family friendy Mooloolaba.
Self-drive day trip to beautiful Mt Tamborine or Lamington National Park.