Recharge and refresh with a mini-break at one of these stunning boutique hotels recommended by Alluxia travel website Director, Sally Scott. Whether you’re planning a girls’ shopping getaway or a romantic city break, these city hotels offer luxurious surrounds, divine dining and make the perfect base to explore the city and enjoy a spot of shopping!
SALLY’S HANDPICKED SELECTION OF CITY GETAWAYS:
This hotel knows how to have fun! With a bright lobby bar with quirky pavilions, settle in for a host of free inclusions including free happy hour, free minibar and more. Located in the stunning historic wharf at Woolloomooloo, you’re surrounded by impeccable dining including Otto Ristorante and China Doll and across the road from the Tilbury Hotel.
Settle in for the sweetest of dreams in these bright designer digs. Adelphi Hotel is a feast for the senses and perfectly positioned for the ultimate Melbourne shopping getaway. Indulge in some divine dining at onsite restaurant Om Nom Kitchen Dessert Bar for a memorable Melbourne stay.
Popular with fashionistas and inspired by 1920’s glamour and sophistication, this stylish boutique hotel is located on the CBD fringe, close to Brisbane’s best shopping and dining. Be taken on a culinary journey at onsite one-hatted restaurant Thomson’s Reserve with a la carte or tasting menus on offer.
Achingly cool, Hotel Hotel is carefully curated with bespoke furniture and artwork completing the modern look. In and around Hotel Hotel there are lots of little nooks to eat and drink at, with Monster Kitchen & Bar being a standout dining experience and open til 1am every day.
A new level of style and luxury has arrived in Adelaide with the opening of Mayfair Hotel. Mayfair Hotel combines luxury accommodation, contemporary dining and premium facilities in a stunning heritage building in the heart of the CBD, opposite Rundle Mall shopping precinct. Don’t miss heading up to the rooftop bar for cocktails overlooking the city.
This small luxe hotel has the feel of an intimate private manor, lavishly and tastefully decorated with fine art and antiques boasting a contemporary extension and modern conveniences. Dine in at Islington Kitchen or head out and sample Hobart’s exciting dining scene including Franklin Restaurant and Ethos Eat Drink.
Gourmet Traveller recently voted this new boutique hotel ‘Hotel of the Year’ and it’s not hard to see why. Magnificently redeveloped, this COMO The Treasury offers elegant guest rooms with marble bathrooms and a choice of outstanding dining onsite with Wildflower, Post and Treasury Lounge and Bar or in-room dining if you’d rather indulgently stay in.
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