In the southern state of Queensland Brisbane is located along the banks of the Brisbane River. Brisbane Australia is a mere hour away from sun drenched glistening beaches of the Gold Coast. The world’s first Koala sanctuary and annual international film festival is also home to Brisbane. This extremely lively district comprises of the state parliament buildings, eight major shopping malls and offers a host of fantastic restaurants. For those traveling to Brisbane there are several hotels that offer special amenities to families such as cribs, on site kids activities, free kids packs on arrival, discounted accommodation and complimentary dining for the kids and much more. You can stay at hotels where you can experience the hustle of Brisbane city which is fast becoming sought after, and at the same time also enjoy the tranquillity of the Botanical Gardens as there is a wide range of CBD hotel Brisbane city to choose from. For a cosy homely atmosphere there is the Boutique hotel or the Royal Albert is another excellent option which depicts a rich history of original oil paintings and very high ceilings. Most of the CBD Brisbane hotels overlook the Botanical Gardens and are close to the main attractions. One can expect 24 hour room service, 24 hour concierge, on site business centres, sauna and resort type pool facilities in most Brisbane hotels. Spring Hills which is the oldest district comprises of several beautiful historic homes and the Spring Hills Bath and Wickham Park are attractive and popular tourist features. Brisbane CBD streets are named after royalty and the most prominent being Queens Street. There are also beautiful Victorian terrace houses and other historic structures which are listed as Heritage sites of Queensland. No matter which hotel you chose to stay at, everything you need is within walking distance. Besides hotels there are also serviced apartments and motels which are cost effective and ideal for extended business trips. Brisbane CBD has been rated the sixteenth most liveable city in the world. Choosing accommodation in Brisbane CBD you can explore the city as well as surrounding areas easily. Brisbane CBD offers visitors award winning restaurants and an exceptional vibrant nightlife. There are several places of interest such as the Old Custom House, the Shrine of Memories, Brisbane Botanical Gardens and the Cathedral of Saint Stephan are all a well worth visit. If you are planning your next vacation to Brisbane Australia, there are wonderful holiday packages to entice visitors with cost effective budgets, which will allow you to experience a holiday of a lifetime and stylish architectural grandeur.