Emporium Hotel South Bank
Spend the day up at the rooftop pool, before drinking and dining at some of their five bars and restaurants.
September 25, 2022
Now, you can't talk about the top hotels in Brisbane without fawning over the Emporium Hotel South Bank. Up until a few years ago, if you were looking for the Emporium, you'd need to head to Fortitude Valley. But, after a bout of musical chairs among the city's accommodation providers, the hotel can now be found at South Bank.
And this spot is pure opulence. Starting from the top – you've got their much-loved and often photographed 23m rooftop infinity pool with insane views over the city. You can even book a poolside cabana suite for extra easy access to the pool life.
Moving on down the Emporium Hotel South Bank, the rooms are larger than you'd expect, and each comes with all the best amenities including marble and bronze finishings, mirrored TVs and in-suite wine fridges (they even have a pyjama menu for those who forgot to bring their own).
Then move from the Piano Bar (where you get great live jazz throughout the year), to the main dining room or The Terrace before visiting the Belle Époque where you just have to try the afternoon tea experience. This contemporary hotel aims to stand out – boldly showing off all its luxury features.
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