THE FIRST COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT IN BRISBANE DOCKS IN THE CITY’S SOUTH BANK

THE FIRST COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT IN BRISBANE DOCKS IN THE CITY’S SOUTH BANK

Courtyard by Marriott today announced the opening of its first hotel in Brisbane, Australia. Located in the South Brisbane business district, the 134-room Courtyard by Marriott Brisbane South Bank is set to provide a sophisticated yet comfortable environment for guests to elevate their travel experience, whether traveling for business or leisure.

“We are thrilled to bring the Courtyard by Marriott brand to Brisbane. The opening of Courtyard by Marriott Brisbane South Bank marks the fifith Marriott International property in Brisbane and the 26th property in the country, indicative of our commitment to expanding our footprint in Australia,” said Sean Hunt, Area Vice President, Australia, New Zealand & Pacific, Marriott International. “Courtyard by Marriott is one of the fastest growing brands globally, and we foresee tremendous opportunities for the brand in the country.”

Located south of the Brisbane River, the hotel is only a few steps away from South Bank, Brisbane’s premier lifestyle and cultural destination, featuring 17 hectares of lush parklands, world-class restaurants and hundreds of enjoyable events all year round.

The Gallery of Modern Art, The Wheel of Brisbane, the Queensland Performing Art and the Streets Beach are just a few of the most popular and nearest attractions that will enhance the travellers’ experience. Courtyard Brisbane South Bank is also only a ten minute walk to The Gabba and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Accentuating contemporary design that encompasses comfort and functionality, Courtyard Brisbane South Bank boasts 134 contemporary guestrooms including 24 suites. Spacious and thoughtfully designed to suit the guests’ comfort, each suite features a private walkout balcony, galley style kitchenette with dishwasher, microwave, full-size fridge, and generous ensuites mostly with Brisbane river views looking across the lush South Bank parklands or along Kangaroo Point cliffs. The guestrooms are also fully equipped with an array of amenities including flat-screen televisions, a comfortable work desk and high-speed internet access.

The hotel houses an all-day dining restaurant, Café63, which offers great locally sourced produce and authentic Australian cuisine in a relaxed and cosy environment. Additional leisure facilities include a 24-hour fitness center and an indoor heated pool for travellers looking to maintain their fitness routine while on the road.

Courtyard Brisbane South Bank also caters to various events needs with a flexible meeting and event space featuring high ceiling, natural daylight and an outdoor area that overlooks the Brisbane and South Bank parklands.

“I am excited to welcome guests to the new Courtyard Brisbane South Bank and bring a new experience to the Brisbane market,” said Mark Snell, General Manager. “We are committed to delivering a welcoming experience that inspires and re-energizes our guests. As a beloved destination for business and leisure travelers, we look forward to welcoming both domestic and international guests to experience our inviting hospitality and uplifting spaces.”

For more information on Courtyard by Marriott Brisbane South Bank, please visit www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bnecy-courtyard-brisbane-south-bank/