Brisbane, located in southeast Queensland, is a happening city, both for the tourist and the business visitor. Although a variety of accommodation is available, staying at a bed and breakfast in Brisbane is the best way to get a feel of the city. B&b accommodation in Brisbane ranges from choices in Brisbane CBD, convenient for the business traveler to the type of b & b that provides holiday getaways, luxury stays and exclusive retreats.
Of the many options available, you could try Eton Bed And Breakfast in Brisbane which is a listed heritage home in the heart of the city. It has 6 air conditioned bedrooms with access to tea and coffee, a refrigerator, laundry and an iron, and is a comfortable and convenient b&b for the visitor to Brisbane.
Another option is the Annerley B&B Ridge Haven. A traditional QLD structure built in the 1800s, it has been refurbished to provide all modern conveniences and still retain its old charm.
A centrally located bnb in Brisbane city is the Fern Cottage Bed & Breakfast located in the trendy Paddington part of the city. Its location makes it ideal for visiting an art gallery, the Brisbane river, shopping, the theater and other places, depending on what’s on at the time of your visit.
Among the places of tourist interest in Brisbane are:
The Queensland Performing Arts Complex which is the city’s cultural center. Besides the art gallery, it is the place to go to see top quality theater, ballet, musicals, opera and all kind of festival related performances.
The Treasury Building was once the centre of government and political power. Built over a hundred years ago, it is today a booming casino with gaming tables, bars and restaurants.
Newstad house is Brisbane’s oldest surviving residential building and is situated close to the river. It is now a museum and event venue as well as being a popular picnic spot.
Construction of St. John’s Anglican Cathedral began in 1888 and continues till today.
Brisbane also offers a huge variety of dining options from the quick and reasonably priced snack bar to some of the best Haute Cuisine restaurants in Australia. Among those worth visiting are:
The Broncos League Club is a buffet restaurant open for lunch and dinner seven days of the week. Famous for the variety and quality of the food served, a special attraction is the seafood buffet which is available only on Saturdays and Sundays.
Also famous for its seafood is the Breakfast Creek Wharf where the king prawns and lobsters, made in a variety of styles, take pride of place.
What are mentioned above are just a few examples of the many sightseeing and dining options Brisbane has to offer. Those who opt for a stay in a Brisbane bed and breakfast will never be short of places to visit and restaurants to dine in. And for those who are visiting Brisbane purely on work, the CBD bnbs are a great convenience. The B & Bs are located in various parts of the CBD and getting to meetings is never a problem or excessively time consuming. So depending on what you are visiting the city for, choose your bed and breakfast in the city carefully and you can be assured of having a good time.