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Brisbane tourism booming in 2016

If you’re planning a trip to Australia, I wouldn’t be surprised if you choose Brisbane as your holiday destination. Brisbane presents the perfect mix of cosmopolitan lifestyle and adventure activities that every holidaymaker is sure to enjoy. As the owner of Bridgewater Terraces, I simply love welcoming guests to our holiday apartments – and thankfully, it seems that this is only going to continue. Brisbane tourism is booming and every year we are fortunate enough to welcome more and more....

Accommodation in Brisbane CBD Booked to the Brink with International Visitors

International visitors seem to be booking accommodation in Brisbane CBD to the brink as they keep coming in droves, which is fantastic news for us in the hospitality industry. As the manager of Bridgewater Terraces, affordable holiday apartments offering accommodation close to Brisbane CBD, I like to stay up to date with the latest tourism statistics, and, let me tell you, the latest statistics on international visitors are very pleasing to say the least. This recent development is worthy of......

Stretch Your Holiday Dollar by Booking the Right Brisbane Hotels

With sprawling views of surrounding mountains, a busy CBD alongside the Brisbane river, multiple cultural and international events happening at any given time and your choice of Brisbane hotels, shops and restaurants ready to serve visitors from all over the globe, I can guarantee Brisbane is a city built for the tourist. This is why it’s no surprise that in Brisbane we continue to see an increase in the number of visitors we welcome year in and year out, and......

Brisbane Accommodation Bookings are On the Rise – Find Out Why

Are you planning a trip to Queensland? Choosing Queensland as your next destination is a great decision. As an accommodation provider whose job requires staying up-to-date with the tourism industry in my region, I can personally attest that visitors from all walks of life, families, couples and groups of friends, will find a lot to enjoy here. But if you haven’t made up your mind on which Queensland destinations to visit whilst on holiday, then I recommend that you put......

Demand for serviced apartments in Brisbane drop

Serviced apartments in Brisbane are some of the most in-demand accommodation in the capital city of Queensland. Based on experience as an accommodation provider, these are preferred by travellers who appreciate enormous space, useful facilities (ex. Laundry and fully equipped kitchen) and cheaper rates. Compared to hotels particularly those from Brisbane CBD and South Bank, serviced apartments on other districts in Brisbane are far more affordable. However, in the year ending June 2013, the dema...

Bookings are down so get cheap accommodation in Brisbane today!

I’ve been providing cheap accommodation in Brisbane to tourists for several years now. While there are times when bookings overflow, there are also times when the demand for accommodation slows down and the year ending March 2014 was exactly like that. Why were the bookings down? Does that mean that tourists find Brisbane less interesting? Well, the reason why the numbers of visitors dropped last year is not because Brisbane was no longer attractive to travellers. In fact, holiday visitors......

The demand for hotels in Brisbane in on the decline, book now and save!

The demand for hotels in Brisbane in on the decline, book now and save! Have you been hanging out for a Brisbane holiday but haven’t been able to due to the high cost of hotels in Brisbane? Well, now’s the perfect time to start planning. Based on figures, the demand for hotels in Brisbane has declined driving accommodation providers just like me to make our rates more attractive to travellers like you. This means, you’ll be able to save hundreds......

Hongkongers Love Brisbane, visitor statistics spike!

As the on-site manager of Bridgewater Terraces, an affordable alternative to expensive Brisbane hotels, I welcome quite a large number of guests year after year. While some are here to enjoy a holiday, some are travelling for business or visiting friends and family members. Last year statistics have just been released by Tourism and Events Queensland, and one of the clearest figures show that aside from local visitors coming from different regions around Australia, we have also welcomed internat...

Brisbane Hotels feel the pinch as visitor expenditure drops

Being in the tourism industry myself, I am in the right position to see why Brisbane is one of the most visited cities not just in Queensland but also in Australia. Every year, we welcome millions of domestic and international visitors who are looking forward to exploring our exceptional tourist attractions and experiencing our rich culture and heritage. However, in the year ending March 2014, Brisbane tourism industry slowed down and it’s hurting people in the hospitality and tourism industri...

Brisbane Accommodation bookings down due to visitor decline

As a Brisbane accommodation provider, it is part of my job to understand the inflow and outflow of tourists in this part of the region. And although I could only wish for better numbers, the figures released in the year ending March 2014 were nothing but. According to Tourism and Events Queensland, Australians continued to keep overnight travels close to home and in the year ending March 2014. The findings shows that although the number of visitors, which include holiday......