Situated in Brisbane's CBD, the Portal Hotel is set to make its mark as the modern alternative to traditional hotel chains.
Designed to provide relaxed, affordable accommodation without compromising style or service, the Portal Hotel is the ideal place to stay whether you are in town for business, leisure or a little bit of both.
Portal Hotel has a variety of comfortable rooms with stylish furnishings and dedicated staff to ensure you have everything you need.
Portal preferences gives you the flexibility that you've always wanted but seldom found.
Portal work on the premise that each client has different needs. We ask you what you would like from your stay, allowing us to personalise our service. We will even remember your preferences, allowing us to exceed your expectations every time you stay with us.
At the Portal Hotel we aspire to meet your every need. At your time of booking, you can specify a range of requirements that we will deliver for your stay.
'Portal preferences' allow us to meet your needs every time you stay with us no matter what the occasion. We provide personalised services including, but not limited too:
- Appointments with a personal trainer
- In-room dining
- I-tunes playlists
- Special requirements for occasions - honeymoons, anniversaries
- Disabled Friendly
- Guest Parking
- Guest Lift
- Tour Desk
- Internet Access
- King Beds in Rooms
- Queen Beds in Rooms
- Iron in Rooms
- Room Service
- Hair Dryer in Room
- Mini Bar in Room
- Non Smoking Rooms
- Seperate Shower
- Fridge (Large)
- A/C Rooms
- Alarm Clock
- Pay for view Movies
- Cable TV
- Tea/Coffee Facilities
- Bath Robes
Portal Hotel Information Summary
On Foot Head down George Street and check out the Queen Street Mall, for the main Shopping District - with stores like David Jones and Myer to satisfy even the biggest shopaholics and plenty of little souvenir stores for those last minute gifts. Go across the Victoria Bridge to South Bank, for museums, swimming, cheap movies and a range of shops and cafes.
Ask reception staff to point out the loop walk you can do to get the most of an afternoon in Brisbane. By Boat Explore the city by river on board the City Cat, jump on at North Quay - sit back and enjoy the ride and the view and catch some sun.
Some stops to jump off and explore are:
* South Bank - for the parklands, museums, shops and cafes.
* Riverside- for bars, restaurants and the Sunday Markets
* New farm Park - relax in the park, watch movies outdoors in the moonlight or check out the Powerhouse Restaurant and bar.
* Bulimba - Located near Oxford Street, which has a range of shops and a cinema.
By Bus Take a City Sights tour from Roma Street. This takes you to various Landmarks in and around the city centre, including the Mt Cootha lookout and Southbank. Hop on and off as you please.
* Storey Bridge Adventure Climb.
* Abseiling and Rock Climbing
We are located right behind central station and 5 minute walk from Brisbane's CBD. Means of travel to the hotel are; Airtrain, Taxi or driving from the airport - 20 minutes duration.
The O Bar & Restaurant is located on the ground floor in the Portal Hotel and offers a fresh change to the Brisbane Restaurant/Bar scene. New Management previously from The Gunshop Cafe and Head Chef of Brassiere Blanc, Cheltenham UK have created an ever evolving menu, using local produce sourced daily from Brisbane Markets.
Offering unique a la carte breakfast selections, a lunch menu which changes daily and in the evenings enjoy a fine dining atmosphere. The O Bar and Restaurant maintains a more relaxed environment throughout...and the coffee is second to none!