$101 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 2, 2014 Check-out: Aug 3, 2014

Astor Metropole Hotel Brisbane

3 stars
193 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill Brisbane, Brisbane, QL 4740
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
2.0
out of 5
9 reviews
Basic

The room was minimally furnished and poorly equipped. The public rooms were very nice, but the... See full review

  • George Whitebread
  • Dec 15, 2012
Nice place to stay!

Good experience! 5 min walk from stores, mall and central train station, 15 min walk from Brisbane... See full review

  • Meldh
  • Oct 14, 2011
Hotel with outdoor swimming pool
Astor Metropole Hotel is a Best Western property. The Astor Tower is the hotel’s original building and has traditional guest rooms. The sister property, Astor Metropole Hotel & Apartments, offers apartment-style accommodations. An outdoor pool and sundeck provide guests with a place to relax in the Brisbane sunshine. Astor is conveniently located a short walk from Brisbane’s city center and the restaurants, shops, and entertainment options at Queen Street Mall. The nearby King Edward Park and sculpture garden is a pleasant place to explore.
Highlights
  • Traditional guest rooms near the city center
  • Close to public transportation
  • Outdoor swimming pool and sundeck
  • Business office and conference facilities on the property
Rooms
Guest rooms in the Astor Tower provide the basic comforts of home. Balcony rooms are available. Some offer views of Brisbane, the Brisbane River, area parks, or the suburbs.
Features
The hotel has an Internet café in the foyer. Guests who do not have their own computer may check email on the hotel’s public computer.

The Astor Metropole has a restaurant with indoor and courtyard seating. Guests have the option of bringing their own wine to meals or ordering from the restaurant’s wine list.

The hotel is in walking distance to the Queen Street Mall entertainment district. Queen Street’s restaurants and shops appeal to all ages. The Roma Street Parklands are a short stroll away as well. Other area attractions include a casino and the South Bank beach. All of Brisbane is easily accessible from the nearby Central Railway Station.
Transportation
  • Central Railway Station (0.6 mi/0.9 km)
  • Brisbane International Airport (9.4 mi/15.1 km)
  • Brisbane Domestic Airport (10.9 mi/17.5 km)
Nearby attractions
  • Queensland Performing Arts Centre (0.8 mi/1.3 km)
  • Queensland Museum South Bank (1.8 mi/2.9 km)
  • Kangaroo Point Cliffs (2.2 mi/3.5 km)
  • The Brisbane Cricket Ground (2.7 mi/4.3 km)
  • Brisbane Botanic Gardens (4.6 mi/7.4 km)
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary (8.5 mi/13.7 km)
  • Boondall Wetlands Reserve (13.3 mi/21.5 km)
  • Alma Park Zoo (20.8 mi/33.5 km)
  • Gold Coast (48.7mi/78.4 km)
  • Sunshine Coast (63.3 mi/102 km)
Business
  • Business office
  • Public computer and fax available
  • Conference space accommodates up to 30 people

Astor Metropole Hotel Brisbane Rooms

Hotel Balcony Room 3.5 Star
Room offers a Queen bed and a twin bed with tea & coffee making facilities, ensuite, air con, TV & FREE in house movies.
Hotel Kitchen Room 3.5 Star
Room offers a Queen bed and two twin beds with tea & coffee making facilities, ensuite, air con, TV & FREE in house movies.
Hotel Standard Room 3 star B&B
Room offers a Queen bed and a twin bed with tea & coffee making facilities, ensuite, air con, TV & FREE in house movies.
Hotel Balcony Room 3.5 star B&B
Room offers a Queen bed and a twin bed with tea & coffee making facilities, ensuite, air con, TV & FREE in house movies.
Hotel Kitchen Room 3.5 star B&B
Room offers a Queen bed and two twin beds with tea & coffee making facilities, ensuite, air con, TV & FREE in house movies.
Hotel Standard Room 3 Star
Room offers a Queen bed and a twin bed with tea & coffee making facilities, ensuite, air con, TV & FREE in house movies.

Amenities

  • Pool
Activities
Pool
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Conference facilities

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Hotel Map

-27.4648 153.024
Area served
Brisbane.
Nearby airports
Brisbane Airport International.
Area description
The Astor Best Western Hotel is one of Brisbane's charming and intimate hotels, tastefully decorated in style that reflects the old world charm of the original building. This prime elevated location is a short walk to both the city centre and adjacent entertainment precincts with a superb aspect across the city skyline and the northern suburbs. An entrance to Central Station is diagonally opposite. The complex offers a wide choice from intimate Hotel Rooms, Deluxe Rooms to Astor Suites with very competitive tariffs. Some features include a street terrace bar & restaurant, individual non-ducted air-conditioning, private balconies (most), kitchens, secure covered (limited) parking etc

Nearby points of interest

  • Anzac Square War Memorial: 0.2 mi
  • King George Square: 0.2 mi
  • City Hall: 0.2 mi
  • Freemasons Ann Street Memorial Centre: 0.3 mi
  • Australian Indigenous Tribal Galleries: 0.3 mi
  • All Saints' Wickham Terrace: 0.3 mi
  • Enoggera: 0.3 mi
  • Queen Street: 0.3 mi
  • Quilpie Opals: 0.3 mi
  • Brisbane Arcade: 0.3 mi
  • Museum Of Brisbane: 0.3 mi
  • MacArthur Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Roma Street Parkland: 0.3 mi
  • St Johns Cathedral: 0.3 mi
  • Queen Street Mall: 0.3 mi
  • Anzac Square War Memorial: 0.2 mi
  • King George Square: 0.2 mi
  • City Hall: 0.2 mi
  • Freemasons Ann Street Memorial Centre: 0.3 mi
  • Australian Indigenous Tribal Galleries: 0.3 mi
  • All Saints' Wickham Terrace: 0.3 mi
  • Enoggera: 0.3 mi
  • Queen Street: 0.3 mi
  • Quilpie Opals: 0.3 mi
  • Brisbane Arcade: 0.3 mi
  • Museum Of Brisbane: 0.3 mi
  • MacArthur Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Roma Street Parkland: 0.3 mi
  • St Johns Cathedral: 0.3 mi
  • Queen Street Mall: 0.3 mi
  • Queen Adelaide Building: 0.4 mi
  • Queens Plaza: 0.4 mi
  • Queensland Police Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Cathedral of St. Stephen: 0.4 mi
  • Customs House: 0.4 mi
  • Riverside Promenade: 0.5 mi
  • Eagle Street Pier: 0.5 mi
  • Craft Markets: 0.5 mi
  • Treasury Casino: 0.5 mi
  • Victoria Bridge: 0.6 mi
  • Commissariat Store Building: 0.6 mi
  • Victoria Barracks Museum: 0.6 mi
  • State Library of Queensland: 0.6 mi
  • Gallery of Modern Art: 0.6 mi
  • Captain Burke Park: 0.7 mi
  • Gambaro Restaurant: 0.7 mi
  • Augustines On George: 0.7 mi
  • Story Bridge: 0.7 mi
  • Parliament House: 0.8 mi
  • Old Government House: 0.9 mi
  • City Botanic Gardens: 0.9 mi
  • Herston Golf Course: 0.9 mi
  • Brisbane Chinatown: 0.9 mi
  • Suncorp Stadium: 1 mi
  • XXXX Ale House: 1 mi
  • Brisbane Exhibition Grounds: 1.1 mi
  • RNA Showgrounds: 1.1 mi
  • Goodwill Bridge: 1.1 mi
  • Queensland Maritime Museum: 1.2 mi
  • Queensland Academy of Sport: 1.3 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1300
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (9)

Ratings and reviews for Astor Metropole Hotel Brisbane

Overall score

1.7 / 5
5.01.0
3 out of 9
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4.7
Hotel staff:
2.3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
2
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Review of Astor Metropole Hotel Brisbane

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Meldh
Okinawa, Japan
Oct 14, 2011

Nice place to stay!

Good experience! 5 min walk from stores, mall and central train station, 15 min walk from Brisbane South Bank. Wish there was free wifi as it was a week long stay. Great staff, very accomodating and helpful!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Make sure to go enjoy the South Bank, man made lagoon/beach, ferris wheel, bar/cafe, restaurant, local market on Fri-Sat and Sun!

Review of Astor Metropole Hotel Brisbane

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
siddles01
moranbah queensland
Nov 29, 2010

gr8 trip bad hotel

arrived and str8 up got asked for passport credit card and id left passport at home (wasnt leaving state lol) only took cash with me more than enough for trip had i known i needed my cc would have taken it with me but as i paid with my cc it was already on file like it is when i travel to other hotels in aust so i had too giv $200 bond never done that before EVER. had no wireless internet when cable they supplied did not work sent me down to int cafe when i got back noticed there was inhouse pc other various things but when i wanted a taxi to train to get to airport told "i should walk its close enough" the straw that broke the camels back will never use them again ive been to sum fine hotels even ones where us presidents hav stayed this hotel needs to b taken off the advert list. just a foot note there was a broken glass out front of entrance i was there for 3 days so was the glass.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
1
Time-saving tip: Not Applicable

dont check in

Review of Astor Metropole Hotel Brisbane

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
siddles01
moranbah queensland
Nov 29, 2010

gr8 trip bad hotel

arrived and str8 up got asked for passport credit card and id left passport at home (wasnt leaving state lol) only took cash with me more than enough for trip had i known i needed my cc would have taken it with me but as i paid with my cc it was already on file like it is when i travel to other hotels in aust so i had too giv $200 bond never done that before EVER. had no wireless internet when cable they supplied did not work sent me down to int cafe when i got back noticed there was inhouse pc other various things but when i wanted a taxi to train to get to airport told "i should walk its close enough" the straw that broke the camels back will never use them again ive been to sum fine hotels even ones where us presidents hav stayed this hotel needs to b taken off the advert list. just a foot note there was a broken glass out front of entrance i was there for 3 days so was the glass.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
1
Time-saving tip: Not Applicable

dont check in

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