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Spicers Balfour Hotel

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rooftop bar”(159 reviews)
“boutique hotel”(59 reviews)
“honesty bar”(13 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Room and position were fantastic for a city get away. The food did not live up to our expectation. I would stay again but eat out next time.The roof top cocktails at sunset were fabulous. We were able to walk along the river to downtown...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a small boutique hotel. It was a 25-30 minute walk to the Queens Street Mall in the city centre along a picturesque boardwalk. As the weather is good most of the time this is a great way to do a bit of exercise...More

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Response from GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Gary-GJW, Thank you for getting in touch and letting us know how much you enjoyed your recent stay with us. It sounds like you had quite the enjoyable stay! Our proximity to the city is definitely a drawing card when it comes to our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful spot, great attention to detail. We chose the dinner, bed and breakfast package and stayed on the Balfour suites. Renovated in Art Deco style, comfortable bed, beautifully appointed bathroom, lovely Appelles product range. We had pre dinner drinks in the bar and watched the...More

Thank SamKlintworth
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic oasis in New Farm just a short walk from the board walk and many restaurants in Brunswick street Wonderful breakfasts and great tasting coffee served by well trained and educated staff Crushed Avo 3 days running and I would have it again

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived we knew we had made a great choice. We were warmly welcomed by Simon who, despite our very early arrival, invited us to enjoy a complimentary tea and coffee on the sunny balcony. Our room was soon ready and it...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$149 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Brisbane
#2 Business Hotel in Brisbane
#6 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane
#8 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Brisbane
#2 Business Hotel in Brisbane
#6 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane
#8 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Anna A
29 August 2017|
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Response from Jane3026777 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Anna, maybe ask Spicers directly. Even though the number of hotel rooms is small, the restaurant is open to the public and they also cater for functions. They are probably use to dietary requests. All the best, Jane
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NicheEvents
11 June 2017|
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Response from GM_Spicershotels | Property representative |
Hi Nichevents, Here at Balfour, there's no Xmas in July this year, however Spicers Peak, our sister property is in full swing with their preparations! They're Xmas in July is well renowned and certain to impress.
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ClanCampbell
5 February 2017|
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Response from GM_Spicershotels | Property representative |
The hotel including the verandas are all non smoking, both properties have smoking area's.
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Room Tips
"have a drink on the rooftop bar"
Fi_B111
2 million years ago
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"The Suites are very nice..."
735finlayg
2 million years ago
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"if you are a light sleeper avoid the room near the reception desk, I heard staff arriving early in the..."
Gary-GJW
2 million years ago
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"We stayed in #8 and I would want a different room"
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