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Spicers Balfour Hotel

5.0 of 5 37 Balfour Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Qld, Australia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to love about this hotel and its team! This was my 6th hotel stay in 2 weeks, in different cities, but easily my favourite. The people here are fantastic and the most memorable team I've ever met. Sam the GM is very experienced and genuinely friendly and warm; Alex is the F&B Manager and his service is faultless;... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you Grismans for all your kind words and a great review, You captioned everything the Balfour is a few paragraphs. Alex and Yolandie both love the property just as much as I do and it shows everyday. There attention to all guest needs and request are never to much. We cant wait to see you back at Spicers Balfour. Kind... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spricer's made me feel right at home and provided an authentic Brisbane experience. I would highly recommend this hotel if you are looking for a top notch experience in a neighborhood environment. Great stay!

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you for providing us with your feedback, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in New Farm and we could make you feel like you where at home in your own place. We look forward to welcoming you back to Spicers Balfour. Kind Regards Sam More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first stop on our honeymoon and we were very pleased. My husband and I prefer boutique hotels and were not disappointed with this one. The staff was so wonderful and made you feel at home. The food was phenomenal and I quite possibly had the best coffee ever! I know that sounds silly but our waiter (unfortunately... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you Maggie L I hope you have enjoyed the rest of your honeymoon, Alex would have been the gentleman that made your coffee and served your breakfast. I'm glad that we made you feel at home, sometimes that the best feeling when you are so far away. I trust you got home safe and look forward to welcoming you or... More 

Ipswich Qld
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a one night break here for my partner's birthday. A great spot in New Farm in close proximity to CBD, local .restaurants. ferries and the River Walk . We had a really interesting walk around the local area and found our way down to the revamped Brisbane River Walk. It was Sunday night and the hotel restaurant was... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you GJGIpswichQld for providing us with your feedback, We are so glad that you got to experince some of New Farms little hidden secrets the new river walk is a great assist to the area, you forget that you are only 2 km from the city. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards Sam More 

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this boutique hotel instead of the Marriott, just for a change. I'll be back, it's not a big five star hotel, it's in the back streets of an inner city suburb, it's a Queenslander house not a high rise, these are the reasons I'll be back. That along with the great staff, the honour bar system on the... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you Mark L, I am very lucky to have such great staff that enjoy there job and the property as much as I do. Everything you mentioned is what we love about the property the personal touches and the location. We cant wait to have you back at our little Oasis. Kind Regards Sam More 

Sunshine Coast
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This a very unique hotel in that it is an old queenslander converted into hotel accommodation (9 rooms) and comes complete with a restaurant and rooftop bar. The room we had was very well equipped (although a bar fridge would have been handy) with beautiful bedding and modern decor. It has an honesty system where you write your name along... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you CoastGirl for taking the time to provide your feedback, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and like the personal touches that we offer the roof top bar is always a hit with all our guest, the chance to feel like you are at home again. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Sam More 

Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was tucked away in a leafy little corner and you immediately felt you stepped into a cozy little oasis far from the maddening crowd. Rooms were comfortable and complete with mod cons. Interesting was the honour/shared bar where you take and scribble on a ledger what you consumed. Hotel also had great views of the neighbourhood and beautiful views... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you Terence K for your feedback, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed staying at Spicers Balfour Hotel. The location of the hotel is always a popular, close to the city yet far enough to make it feel like you are not in the hussle of city life. I hope you had a safe flight back to Singapore. Kind... More 

Seattle
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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delight - we blindly booked from the US for a one night stay prior to flying home out of Brisbane - our night here brilliantly capped off our time in Australia. First of all, staff is extremely helpful and friendly - all the regular staff were out at their Christmas party when we first arrived so James filled... More 

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you KMB33 for your kind words, We are lucky that we have someone like James that can simply step into our hotel from his own Spicers Property and take such wonderful care of all our guest. I hope you had a safe flight home and look forward to welcoming you back to Brisbane next time. Kind Regards Sam More 

Runaway Bay
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a nice boutique hotel. With only 9 rooms this place to stay offers great service and amazing food at a very quaint restaurant. A very nice rooftop balcony/ bar for pre dinner drinks. If looking for a romantic stay this will definitely be a good choice. Highly recommended.

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you paulineandrodneyi for taking the time to provide feedback. It is always great to hear that people come here and enjoy all of what we have to offer. The roof top bar is a great way to see the late afternoon and into the early evening. We look forward to welcoming you back here. Kind Regards Sam More 

Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend this small, delightful hotel. Beautiful rooms, excellent service and great food. Close to a cinema and 5 minutes walk from the excellent James Street shopping and eating/dining area. Brisbane main private art galleries close by and just across the river from the city CBD.

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GM_Spicershotels, General Manager at Spicers Balfour Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you T H for your kind words and feedback. I am glad to hear that you had the opportunity to take in some of the local treasure of New Farm. We are lucky to have a great location close to everything but on a quiet street. We look forward to welcoming you back to Spicers Balfour Kind Regards Sam More 

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Address: 37 Balfour Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Spicers Balfour Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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