In the last 5 years, Brisbane has really stepped it up a notch with the opening of these world class luxury 5 star hotels. Whether you are on a holiday or simply wanting a staycay because the world is crazy at the moment, it's a must that you check out one of these gems if you after a special experience.


The Calile hotel has fast become the most instagramable destination in Brisbane, bringing influences, celebrities and high profile customers around Australia and the globe. Renowned local architects Richards and Spence have been topic of conversation since creating this masterpiece for the Brisbane hotel scene. Not only is this glamorous stay destination located a short walk to the bustling Howard Smith Wharf precinct, it is located in the heart of James st, the most boujee street in Brisbane lined with designer names and unique boutiques you won't find anywhere else in the city. It's a must to dine on some fine Greek plates at Hellenika restaurant by the poolside and of course, get those pics to prove you were there!


The arrival of FV Peppers is a breath of fresh inner city sophistication. Located in the heart of Brisbane's best nightlife hub 'Fortitude Valley', this is the perfect location to stay if you are up for a magnitude of dining and bar options. This slick hotel offers a 65 metre u-shaped skyline pool, a yoga studio and VIP private spa lounges you can hire. With a stunning cocktail rooftop bar 'Cielo Rooftop' you may not even make it out of the hotel - regardless, you cannot beat this location if you are up for some fun in the city.


The Crystalbrook Vincent have nailed it for having the most sort out location in Brisbane - directly behind our most popular precinct, Howards Smith Wharves. This bustling hub is bringing people left right and centre to Brisbane and is full of incredible restaurants, the iconic Felons Brewing Co. and Mr Percivals Bar. FIUME BAR is the star of this fine hotel boasting stellar views over the Brisbane River and even offering liqueurs locally sourced from Tamborine Mountain Distillery. It's also a must to try out the in house Italian restaurant 'Polpetta'.


This new found high end accomodation is located in North Quay with the most incredible views of Brisbane River and Southbank. This hotel is renowned for its eccentric interior design and flair throughout the establishment, the room designs are truly something else. This luxurious hotel is also home to the famous 'Three Blue Ducks' restaurant originally established in Byron Bay and the very popular 'WET Deck' bar. Another destination you may struggle leaving as it's all happening on site!


This would be our highest recommendation if you are staying across the river in Brisbane's original tourism hub South Bank. The Emporium has been talked about constantly for it's incredible infinity pool and rooftop bar over looking the river and the Brisbane CBD, it's sate-of-the-art grand pillarless ballroom, gym, steam room and sauna. This luxurious hotel does not disappoint and has been a real gem in our brag worthy past 5 years of hotel progression.

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