Travel Blogs from Brisbane
... it would have been quicker to walk up the 65 floors by the time we actually figured out who's turn it was. Note to self, never buy an apartment with 3 children which requires lift access and a key fob!
Once we finally got into the apartment we had a lovely meal of chicken in a homemade creamy mushroom and roasted red pepper sauce, with potatoes and lots of yummy veg. The girls devoured it, and then tucked into a huge bowl of mixed fruit for desert.
Later in ...
... yellow pads the lady tells me. Hands above my head. Whoosh around the search goes. I come out with suspected items near my heart and on my back. Hmm not sure what that is. But a manual search find nothing. I did say maybe I had a heart which did get a giggle. Through immigration time for another small beverage. The airport is being renovated so there is currently no bar - coffee club it is. They are so well stocked we cannot even get 2 glasses of Shiraz. Lol you have to ...
... The BBQ waiting for us was great, some steak and sausages, potato salad and coleslaw. After food not all us wanted to canoe back down the river again, so the canoes got tied to the boat and we took the easy option. It's a really hot day, so sat out the front of the boat on the cruise back down the river. It's so peaceful and quiet and the river is a perfect mirror reflection of all the trees along the sides. Takes a little while to get back to the canoe start point again. Once ...
... have no place for him/her to sleep in restaurants, at boring events, on the way back to the beach. Doesn't matter. Cuz if you have a stroller, they make you gate check it and if you gate check it - especially in Oz, you have to wait FOREVER to get it back. First they'll tell you to wait by the - what? - oh, the front area? Where is that? (finger points) Oh, OK. Hmmmm, no front area. Duty free, yes, front area, no. Trudge back up - ...
... our camping trip was to find somewhere we could free camp for a few days and enjoy Australia day with a slab of beer and ‘Triple J’s hottest 100’. JJJ is a independent tax funded radio station run along the same lines as the BBC, the ABC is the Australian equivalent and while they don’t get as much funding as its British cousin it makes in our opinion one of the best alternative radio stations in the world, advert free and totally unbiased in its search ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Brisbane's Homestead
Other places to stay in Brisbane
Corner Grey & Glenelg Streets, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- Best location in town, wonderful staff
- A little bland
- Quite a good hotel
249 Turbot Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $192
- A bit disappointed
- Nice Hotel but MyBed not for all
- Proudly Supports Our Veterans
108 Albert Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $127
200 Creek Street, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Would never stay at this hotel again
- Novotel - comfy, clean and efficient
- Very Good
190 Elizabeth St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Polite Staff
- Hilton Brisbane - a dump which smells like a stale nightclub
- Fantastic Business Hotel
515 Queen St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $198
- A typical Marriott Hotel
- A Great Place to Stay
- Good hotel
Cnr Edward & Margaret Sts, Brisbane | 5 star hotelfrom $200
- Great Stay in Brisbane
- Excellent service & location
- Very nice Hotel
161 Grey St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Great stay at the Saville!
- Valet Parking
- Great Value, Well Appointed
26 Felix Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $130
159 Roma Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Great rooftop deck
- What a fantastic surprise this hotel is!!!
- You're not going to get any closer to transport around Queensland than here!
27 - 35 Turbot Street, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Fantastic view
- Barely Okay
- Excellent value and location
70 Mary St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $141
85 - 87 North Quay, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Nice but Small
- It's okay, but not great
- Good place to stay
106 Ann Street, Cnr Ann and Roma Sts, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $140
King George Square, Cnr Ann & Roma Street , Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $156
345 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $113
- Piece of crap
- Different Expectations?
- Very basic
23 Leichhardt St , Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $111
95 Charlotte Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $130
15 Ivory Lane, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $109
570 Queen Street, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $124
66 Queen Street Mall, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $196
130 William Street, Brisbane | 5 star hotelfrom $140
- Beautiful Old Hotel, Great location!
- Beautiful Building but Poor Customer Service
- A truly grand hotel
Corner Alice & Albert Streets, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $129
255 Ann St, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $124
44 Ferry Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $133
293 North Quay, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $116