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Book Manor Apartments Hotel Brisbane

The Manor Apartment Hotel is only a few short steps away from the Queen Street Mall, close to shops, restaurants, cafes and bars and so much more.

The Manor Apartment Hotel is a Brisbane CBD landmark renowned for its use of Benedict stone for the facing, and elaborate masonry work incorporating stylised eagle, owl and lion gargoyles that are featured extensively on the building. Originally known as the Colonial Mutual Life building, and then Newspaper House, the building was totally refurbished in 1994 and re-opened as The Manor Apartments Hotel, now home to 46 apartments which are sought after by leisure and corporate travellers alike.

The Manor at a glance

  • Complimentary Continental Buffet Breakfast included in all rates
  • Wi-Fi broadband in all apartments 
  • Digital flat screen TV's including Foxtel
  • Air conditioning (with open window option)
  • Direct dial phones 
  • Security Access to building and floors
  • Luxury beds with feather down toppers
  • Fully self-contained apartments (including kitchen and laundry) and Studios
  • Docking Stations
  • 250m walk from Central Train Station (Air Train) 

Theatre and Art

  • Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)
  • Queensland Art Gallery- Gallery of Modern Art
  • Queensland Museum and Sciencentre
  • Brisbane Powerhouse


  • Markets – Southbank, Riverside and West End (10-15 mins walk)
  • Queen Street Mall – Queens Plaza, Wintergarden and Myer Centre (2 mins walk) 
  • Boutique shopping Milton, The Valley, Paddington  

Dining and nightlife

  • Conrad Treasury Casino (10 mins walk)
  • Eagle Street Pier - over 15 restaurants and bars (5 mins walk) 
  • Fortitude Valley entertainment and dining including nightclubs, restaurants, bars and China Town (10 mins walk) 

Sports and events

  • The Gabba (Brisbane Cricket Ground) for Cricket and Lions AFL  
  • Suncorp Stadium for Rugby Union, Rugby League and Soccer
  • Brisbane International Tennis Centre
  • Riverstage - outdoor concerts in the Botanical Gardens
  • Brisbane Convention Centre
  • RNA Showground
  • Entertainment centre

City Breaks things to do

  • CityCat River Excursions 
  • Story Bridge Adventure Climb
  • Kangaroo Point Abseiling and Adventure Sports
  • City Cycle - explore Brisbane on a hire cycle
  • Riverlife Kayaking
  • Brisbane River dinner Cruise
  • Brisbane Eye
  • Southbank Beach
  • Major sporting events
  • Roma Street Parklands 
  • Koala Park – Alma Park Zoo
  • Hop-on / Hop-off bus (includes Mt Coot-tha)
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Gateway to the Coasts & Regions

  • 1 ½ hours to Sunshine coast and hinterland (including Montville), Australia Zoo, Ginger Factory and Noosa Heads 
  • Less than an hour to the Gold Coast – Movieworld, Seaworld, Dreamworld, Wet'n'wild, South Stradbroke Island, Moreton Bay, Tangalooma, Lamington National Park, Mt Tambourine

Getting here

Brisbane's Airtrain from both Brisbane Domestic and International Airports stops at Central Railway Station (5 minutes from The Manor). Currently operates from 5:40am to 7:30pm. Approximately 20-25 minutes travelling time on the train.

Taxis are readily from the airport. Always allow 30-45 minutes travelling time in a taxi, longer if travelling during peak hour (4-6pm).

Did you know?

You can hire a bike just outside the hotel. A fun way to discover many of the great places mentioned above.

289 Queen Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
Ph: +61 7 3319 4700
Fax: 07 3319 4777
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Book Manor Apartments Hotel Brisbane