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Brisbane, Australia
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51 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a one night stay for us to attend a show at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. The apartment was great , close to public transport (bus) and very comfortable. Breakfast was an added bonus. Definately put on our list for next visit.

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Thank bigtractor
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

We look forward to welcoming you back and thank you so much for your review. We hope you enjoyed your show as much as you enjoyed Essence. More 

Kellyville, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just an overnight stop for us so it was pleasant. Modern facilities that are welcoming. I would suggest they focus on some finer details to lift ratings. Funny "fertiliser" smell in the bathroom. 2 clocks in the room- neither were correct. Had trouble getting the tv to work. Fridge not turned on ( found out the hard way) Pillows and... More 

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Thank tambo123456
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and comments we will certainly follow through with our housekeeping team. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Christine More 

Bundaberg, Australia
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28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beside Holy Spirit Hospital Chermside perfect for out of town patients. Up market Apartments 1,2,3 bed Apartment some with laundry, laundry available for other guests. 4 burner gas top stove, oven, microwave, lge fridge, air con, lock up parking plus some off street. Free Continental breakfast on offer for all guests. The apartments are serviced each day as much or... More 

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Thank mumarobert
Christine S, Public Relations Manager at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful words regarding Essence Serviced Apartments, we are so pleased you enjoyed every aspect of our hotel. We wish you well with your recovery and look forward to having the opportunity of welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Christine More 

Moranbah, Australia
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28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

These apartments are located right next to the Holy Spirit and Prince Charles hospital which is why we stayed here. The rooms were beautiful and clean and have fridges and kitchens. The larger rooms also have washing machines and dryers and they also offer free breakfast for guests.

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Thank sbjkh
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you enjoyed our location, facilities and inclusions. We look forward to having the opportunity of welcoming you back to Essence in the near future. Regards Christine More 

Greater Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

on June 2nd booked in to a very clean apartment, but the night staff did not have much knowledge of what goes on in the day I was not sure if the apartment was cleaned each day and if towels are changed on a regular basis

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Thank Rae S
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments. We are proud to advise that we provide daily housekeeping services to all our guest apartments unless alternative arrangements have been coordinated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Christine More 

Bundaberg
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55 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I stayed her for 6 nights while wife in RBWH. The apartment had all required for an extended stay except for laundry facilities which were available for minimal cost ($3 each load for commercial washing machine and dryer) as a communal facility. Breakfast was included but was basic (choice of 3 cereals plus toast/bread and choice of vegemite, peanut paste... More 

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Thank smpja
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and details. We are so pleased you enjoyed our location, facilities and inclusions. You may wish to add Westfield Chermside (approx 10 minute walk) to your list of things to do next time as they have over 432 stores including Coles and Woolsworths, and a very large selection of restaurants. The other great area to... More 

Darwin, Australia
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152 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stayed here whilst attending my son's footy championships. The Essence is very close to all conveniences and if you need to stay close to the Prince Charles Hospital this is the place. The Chermside shops are also located close by. The apartments are clean and have everything you need to get by and there is also a complimentary breakfast... More 

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Thank LiveCairns
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at Essence Serviced Apartments. We hope your son's footy championship went well, and we are so pleased that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Christine More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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31 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is a very nice place to stay, especially if you are wanting access to the Prince Charles Hospital as it is right next door, easy walking distance. The rooms are great with cooking facilities and everything you might need (expect salt and pepper). The rooms are quiet and comfortable. On level one, a good breakfast is available, cereal, toast,... More 

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Thank Karen K
Essence_12, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Karen Thank you for your honest feedback and wonderful review for Essence Serviced Apartments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Christine More 

Montville, Australia
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46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Comfortable apartments, easy parking, free continental breakfast on a different floor but self contained apartments so you can make your own if you're organised. Very clean and well presented. I've stayed here a few times and the high standard has continued.

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Thank Gina B
Essence_12, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Gina, Thank you for your wonderful review regarding Essence Serviced Apartments. We are so pleased you enjoyed our free breakfast and comfortable apartments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Christine More 

Hobart, Australia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We first had a studio apartment with a balcony, which was a nice room although a really bad smell - apparently there had been some flooding in the hallway some time ago and some of the carpet had been removed but the smell wafted into the room and was really bad when we walked out into the hallway. The air... More 

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Thank Vicki P
Christine S, Director of Sales at Essence Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and comments. We sincerely apologies for the inconveniences caused during your recent stay with us but we are pleased that we were able to provide an immediate solution. As an alternative for future stays, you may wish to consider staying in one of our three Studio accessible apartments, as this room is an open plan... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Essence is a stylish, sophisticated, spacious, and fully furnished serviced apartment building meeting the requirements of a variety of travellers. Positioned in the heart of Chermside, we offer immediate access to both Prince Charles and Holy Spirit Hospitals, a approx. 10 Minutes drive from the Brisbane International and Domestic Airports or CBD, cultural locations and close proximity to public transport. We can offer you peace of mind, value for money and most of all a comfortable and relaxing stay. Whether you're coming to stay for business or leisure, for a night, a week or a month, we have a place for you to stay. Room Options: Apartment Types•Studios (up to 2 guests)•Studio - Accessible (up to 2 guests)•Studio Balcony (up to 2 guests)•One bedroom apartments (up to 4 guests)•One bedroom suites (up to 4 guests)•Two bedroom apartments (up to 4 guests)•Two bedroom suites (up to 6 guests). Conference Facilities Available: Our dedicated meeting room and versatile function room is suitable for a range of meeting and training requirements. Our meeting room comes with natural light, courtyard access to outdoor terrace and garden ares, full kitchen facilities, independently controlled air conditioning, remote LCD TV, high speed wireless internet, and ISDN lines. Maximum capacity within the boardroom is as follows; Theatre Style 20 people, Boardroom Style 16 people. We are the perfect location for a relaxed and productive working environment! Day packages per delegate start from AUD $59.00 - Call us today! "Our recent team workshop at the Essence was handled proficiently & professionally." ..Joanne, Lawton. February ... more   less 

Additional Information about Essence Serviced Apartments

Address: 541 Rode Road, Chermside, Queensland 4032, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Chermside
Price Range: $103 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Essence Serviced Apartments 4.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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