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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

I spent 2 nights in September in room 309 whilst attending Xerocon 2016. The rooms are small but perfectly adequate and great value for Central Brisbane, a pleasant 15 minute stroll from the wonderful Southbank facilities. I will certainly use the facility next time in Brisbane.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Booked in for 4 nights. Yes, the room is very small and basic, but clean and comfortable. For it's location though, and the price, I am certainly not complaining and will happily stay here again. You do get what you pay for, so if you're just after a comfy bed and shower in within a 5 minute walk to pretty... More 

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2 Thank Heather B
Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

City Edge Hotel Brisbane Very UNcomfortable room. You would be more comfortable in a shared dorm in a backpacker hostel - tho five times the price. Doesn't match the photos on the website. This place is a lie. A/C compressor directly outside the barred window. No blanket - two sheets only on bed. The only way of keeping warm during... More 

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6 Thank craig0560
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

I came to Brisbane for two exams which my entire future career depends on. Due to this reason I decided to avoid the usual hostels and motels which I frequent for under $50 and instead, splurge on a nice room in a nice hotel with plenty of room to study in comfort. We find the place, but there's no where... More 

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5 Thank Grace E
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Huge delusion. I stupidly forgot my new (quite pricey) sunglasses on the bedside table of the room, 3 hours later I called the reception to have them back, they just gained time and said to call them later and later, later on I called 4 times, the last time I did they refused to admit my sunglasses were there. I've... More 

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8 Thank Elena G
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

We only stayed for a few nights. The rooms are not at all as bright as what the pictures make out to be, and the rooms are not that big either. Avoid anything near the lift, rooms 101, 201 and 301, as all you can hear is the clunky lift every time it's used. During our stay, housekeeping didn't visit.... More 

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Thailand
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

I found this hotel adequate for a short couple of night stay. It is central to the city and a short walk to the Roma Street transit Centre. I booked a double room although I was travelling solo. The room was small but at the price reasonable. There is airconditioning, tea and coffee making facility and even a micro wave,... More 

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2 Thank John C
Darwin, Australia
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

The room was very small, the picture on the website made the room look bigger than it was. The bathroom/shower recess was only about 3 feet wide and had no shower curtain, a larger built person would struggle to fix in the bathroom. The carpets was old and dingy and had not been cleaned for a long time. there was... More 

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9 Thank Croozin26
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The photo in the ad on booking.com made this room look spacious and warm-yellow lit. Instead it is fluro-lit and very cramped. The shower and toilet are extremely close together and there is no shower curtain or barrier. I wasn't able to sleep and neither was the person I was sharing a room with due to the very uncomfortable pillows... More 

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9 Thank finediningvegetarian
Montrose, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

Very basic accommodation, poor service and very small rooms for price. Was moved due to cleaning fluid smells. 'Superior' room cost $20 extra per night but air conditioning very poor and still basic. Wifi was supposed to be available but could not connect to it. Charged instead of pre-authorised amount, still not refunded extra charges. No communication from management. You... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
City Edge is proud to announce the opening of the newest City Edge property - City Edge Brisbane Hotel. In Turbot Street, in the centre of the Brisbane CBD, City Edge offers the best value hotel accommodation in the most central and convenient part of the Brisbane CBD. That means unparalled value for holiday makers and corporate travellers alike. The property features • Elevator • Resident manager • Guest laundry (coin operated) • Luggage storage • Security entry/foyer • CCTV security • Tour assistance • Conference facilities/function room (50 seat capacity) • Bicycle storage • WiFi Room features included in the tariff • Compact yet well appointed • Air conditioning • LCD TV • Linen • Towels • Ensuite bathroom • City Edge brand toiletries • Hairdryer • Refridgerator (small) • Microwave oven • Rice cooker • Clock radio • Tea and coffee making facilities • Security electronic door lock • Door security peephole • WiFi ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Edge Brisbane Hotel

Address: 63 Turbot St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia (Formerly Explorers Inn)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $83 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — City Edge Brisbane Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Explorers Hotel Brisbane
City Edge Brisbane Hotel Queensland
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“Do not book here. Unless you cant afford $20 more per night elsewhere... heaps of places closeby which are much much better.”
 of 5 bubbles 49shakeels, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a higher level than the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles shellyo352, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“pick the top floor and facing away from the back lane.”
  • double bedroom on the top floor
 of 5 bubbles yipjcs88, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you can, see the room before you commit to staying”
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“Book an upstairs executive suite - a bit bigger than the ones downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles E2812NMpatriciac, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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