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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view, location and staff were great. This hotel should be rated a 3 star. Our room had so much light coming in from door and window and noisey bathroom fan which could not be turned off plus noisey air conditioner. Old decor uncomfortable bed and pillow.

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Jakarta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only good thing about my trip was that they ran out of double room and upgraded me to king. the room is old but i dont really mind it and it is spacious. But everything else is horrible. The kettle provided is super dirty like they never been clean, the glasses is sticky and still have residue on it,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was extremely cheap for a good central location so I wasn't expecting high end. The room was very tired but they are in the process of doing up the building so I presume they will work their way through. It was the worst shower I've ever had anywhere, no power at all. We had booked partly for the...

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Thank Clare B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently stayed at this hotel and it was very disappointing. The staff was friendly enough but they gave very little information. There was also no information papers in your room or on the phone to even call the desk. The room needed to be updated 5 years ago. Everything was old and worn. Move on to another location.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If all you're looking for is suitably priced accomodation that is walking distance to Queen St Mall, Treasury Casino, Southbank and Central Station this is a good place to start. All I wanted was an affordable bed to sleep in and I found it

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything is extra. Breakfast (expensive too), parking, bag storage, internet, shuttle (not their own). Staff are very friendly, except for one bloke, but I think the problem is with whoever is running the show. The staff don't have much to work with. Rooms are dated but clean. Ok if you want basic, but I don't know the value for money...

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Mermaid Waters, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reception staff were very knowledgeable about the area, very polite and willing to sort any problem. They made us feel like a very welcome. The room was clean but average quality. The bed was uncomfortable but lucky we were only staying for one night - would need a better bed to stay longer.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 5 nights here and wish I had paid a little more to stay at another hotel. My room was fine but the aircon was stuck at 24 degrees (cool mode) which is way too warm in Qld at this time of year. The response from reception was that all rooms are set at that temperature & when I asked...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been stayed for 2 night and there no housekeeping to be done and also, room quite dirty. The reception not friendly. But i enjoyed the spa &breakfast quite good. Good location for traveller......

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My room was on the 14th floor which overlooked the river and views to the Southbank which was superb. The hotel was undergoing renovations in the reception areas and after that the remainder of the rooms are being upgraded. My room was clean light and very spacious. Value for money 10/10. The staff where also very helpful. At the price...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Paid Internet
  • Paid Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Great Southern Hotel Brisbane (formerly Rendezvous Hotel Brisbane on George) offers a variety of fully refurbished standard and executive rooms in the heart of Brisbane's CBD (Central Business District). Each of our 99 rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a refrigerator, tea/coffee making facilities, flat-screen TV's, an iPod dock and a work desk. Whether for business or leisure, you will appreciate having the best of Brisbane at your doorstep as we are a short walk from the exciting Treasury Casino, Brisbane City Hall, the Botanic Gardens, Queen Street Mall and Roma Street Parkland. Also, The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Center, Suncorp Stadium and the Gabba are within easy reach of the hotel. Highlights at this hotel include 24-hour reception, an outdoor swimming pool, a rooftop terrace, small exercise room and secure parking is available at an additional cost. **Refurbishment will be taking place in the restaurant and lobby from Mid December 2016 to April 2017** ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great Southern Hotel

Address: 103 George Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia (Formerly Rendezvous Hotel Brisbane on George)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: RM265 - RM454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Great Southern Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
Brisbane Marque Hotel
Hotel Style:
#9 Best Value Hotel in Brisbane
#49 Business Hotel in Brisbane
#59 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
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“As for high floors and river facing room if you want a view.”
Geofferino, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“Our room had a view of the pool: we would have preferred to overlook the river”
10ChrisJB, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Can only comment on ninth floor west, very good.”
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“Rooms higher up have great view of Ferris Wheel at South Bank.”
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