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Royal On The Park

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner Alice & Albert Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Ranked #11 of 161 hotels in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Waikari, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

"Traditional Elegance, meets Contemporary Style" - we loved this place from the moment we set foot inside the door. The genuinely friendly and helpful staff in all areas of the hotel make for a great atmosphere, The décor is reminiscent of timeless grandeur. Nespresso coffee machine in the room allows you to enjoy your own coffee while looking out over... More

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Melbourne
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed one night at Royal On The Park before flying back to Melbourne. We enjoyed our stay the room was very clean and the beds comfy. We booked the deal with parking and breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children included in the price. We were given a room with a view over the Botanic Gardens. The check in... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear Beckymay71 Thank you for sharing your review after your recent visit. Our large rooms are comfortable for families or single travellers with thoughtful additions to suit both. The view of the sun breaking through the canopy of the Botanic Gardens is a great way to start the morning. The buffet breakfast served in the Walnut Restaurant has a wide... More

Coffs Harbour, Australia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
33 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had always wanted to stay at 'Royal' so on a recent one night trip to Brisbane I booked for three adults. The check-in was fine, except I was a little confused re the parking as I didn't realise you could park anywhere when I saw the numbered spots and had to go back in and check. We didn't really... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear havaholiday Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback after your recent stay. I was pleased to read how much you enjoyed your stay and the photos attached to your review. We enjoy a fantastic location opposite the Botanic Gardens yet close enough to the CBD that shopping, transport and dining is only a short walk away.... More

Gold coast
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My second visit and I was not disappointed. Very comfortable, great friendly service, and lovely food. Lovely view over the park, but still very quiet. V convenient to the centre of Brisbane but feels apart from it. I will be back

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear Roberta R Thank you for taking the time to share your review after another great stay. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your second stay even more than your first. I receive a lot of feedback about our location, sharing your thoughts about it being a central location but removed enough to feel away from the fast... More

Maroochydore
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night there for attending a wedding nearby. The hotel is ok for what I paid but the female staff who checked me in was very rude. I had a strong feeling that she was not happy to serve me.Oh later I saw her face on the hotel advertisement on their outside wall! My room was on the first... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear MaroochydoreLam I appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback after your recent stay. I apologise that the service you received at check in was far below expectations and much less than I expect of the team. Royal on the Park is 45 years young and we take pride in maintaining the façade and décor of this classic... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night while in Brisbane for a reunion. Is in an excellent location - walking distance to everything in the city but in a quieter street overlooking the Botanical Gardens. Perfect if you're like me and not into high density living! Rooms were clean and spacious, good prompt room service and free wifi. Would definitiely stay here again!

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear Maxtripper Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback after your recent stay. We enjoy a convenient location on the fringe of the CBD with shopping, restaurants and public transport only a short walk away. The Botanic Gardens are opposite us providing inspirational views each morning and a quiet oasis for relaxing or exercising away from the... More

San Jose, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had a great experience at Royal on the Park. We came to pick up our daughter who had just completed a semester abroad at UQ, and to do some sightseeing in Brisbane. The Royal on the Park is located right across the street from the Botanical Gardens, and only a block away from downtown and all the shopping... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear GirglKrautbichler Thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent stay. We enjoy a wonderful location opposite the Botanical Gardens and very close to the QUT campus. All forms of public transport are within a short walk as well as freeway access at the end of Alice Street. Every guest can use our complimentary wifi with no download limit... More

Armidale, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel, many times and the service, cleanliness, homely feel, general ambience never ceases to amaze... Nothing is ever a problem - from the moment of arrival, the Concierge never disappoints with his nothing is ever too much trouble attitude.. Staff, remember you - call you by name which makes a guest feel so special. Thankyou... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear JAussies I appreciate you sharing your feedback after another great stay. I am pleased that after many visits the staff still find ways to impress you. We strive to make each interaction personal and assist in any way possible, it is good to know that your experience has been no exception. We all look forward to welcoming you back... More

Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love staying at this hotel, it's central, it's comfortable and the staff are always friendly and helpful. I've stayed here at least ten times and although the decor is a little outdated, the rooms are very modern and comfortable. Located a short walk to restaurants and cafés and the shopping area, its very easy to get around. It's also... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear ManlyMissK I appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts after your recent stay. I appreciate receiving feedback from our return guests as you have experienced all the hotel and it staff have to offer and the changes we make to keep improving our product. We have a great location opposite the Botanic Gardens offering inspirational views of... More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The royal on the park isn't a young hotel and doesn't pretend to be something it's not. From the moment you walk it has a refined elegance of a bygone area. The rooms are perfectly appointed with the only negative being a shower over the bath. If you book a room with botanic garden outlook it feels like you are... More

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Dale J, Manager at Royal On The Park, responded to this review

Dear Paul R Thank you for your feedback. Royal on the Park is 45 years young and we celebrate our history with the classic and timeless styling and décor throughout the hotel. We have added modern technology to compliment the ambience with complimentary wifi and IPTV. Our location opposite the Botanic Gardens offers an inspiring start to each morning or... More

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Address: Corner Alice & Albert Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Royal On The Park 4.5*
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Royal on the Park is conveniently located just a 5 minute stroll away from Brisbane's CBD and popular Queen Street Mall shopping precinct. Facing the Beautiful Botanic Gardens at the green end of the CBD, it gives the feeling of being in a calm oasis. Outside the front door, age-old Moreton Bay fig trees, soaring bamboo and ancient travellers' palms stand sentinel opposite the hotel. Royal on the Park features 153 spacious guest rooms and suites, tailoring amenities and services to both leisure and business travellers! All guests, diners and delegates can enjoy complimentary hi speed wifi with no download limits. The Walnut Restaurant has consistently remained a favourite venue for local visitors and regular hotel diners. Ask about our new a la carte menu featuring fresh local produce from Queensland farmers. For those with fitness in mind, the largest in-ground hotel pool in Brisbane together with spa and top floor gymnasium provide the freedom to relax and unwind or to enjoy an energetic work-out. A kick start to the day is made easy with an invigorating early morning jog around the numerous pathways of the Botanic Gardens. The hotel is well renowned for its in room facilities. Combining digital free to air television, Foxtel and satellite channels from around the world. A wide selection of pay per view blockbuster movies and favourites for adults and children alike. 37 radio stations combining local AM and FM channels with international flavour. This combines for a total of 188 viewing and listening opportunities. Whether you are looking for a conference venue, planning a Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner or perhaps even a Wedding, the hotel has up to 8 elegant function rooms to select from, catering up to 800 cocktail style or 400 banquet style. Guests of Royal on the Park are well placed to enjoy the range of leisure activities in Brisbane. It's just a boardwalk stroll along the water's edge to the Riverside Markets and an abundance of restaurants and al fresco cafes. ... more   less 
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