Brassey Hotel

Belmore Gardens & Macquarie Street, Barton, ACT 2600 AU
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4.0 Star property In Canberra (Barton)
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4.0/5

Based on 1363 guest reviews

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  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free self parking
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12/02/2022 - 12/03/2022
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85
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Summary of 1,969 reviews

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Rated 85/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good business hotel. Close to Parliament. Close to restaurants and bars with nearby parking areas.

WiFi

98/100
18 reviews

Good wifi quality.

Location

92/100
520 reviews

Great location. Parking is good and affordable. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping.

Service

89/100
455 reviews

Friendly service with great reception but subpar housekeeping. Room service could have been improved. Booking process should be better organized.

Wellness Area

88/100
89 reviews

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

Value

87/100
127 reviews

Best value for money. Food is a bit overpriced.

Comfort

77/100
605 reviews

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds. Noise levels are OK, but A/C is poor.

Room

75/100
804 reviews

Amply-sized rooms with excellent beds and superb views. Poor maintenance in somewhat out-of-date rooms, with poor TVs and bathroom cleanliness. A/C and furnishings are subpar, but rooms are decently clean with okay kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

63/100
206 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms. Clean hotel facilities.

Bar

44/100
14 reviews

Bar could improve.

Breakfast

37/100
42 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

25/100
92 reviews

Food and menu are not highly reviewed. Excellent snacks but the food is pricey.

Pool

22/100
20 reviews

Pool should be renewed.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from couples.

Beautiful architecture. Near city centre.

Location

94/100
143 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Service

88/100
96 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Wellness Area

87/100
16 reviews

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

Comfort

73/100
171 reviews

Comfortable rooms with great beds but A/C is poor. Average noise and size.

Room

68/100
213 reviews

Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds. Bathrooms are dirty and rooms in need of maintenance. Outdated room and furniture, and problems with the A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

54/100
56 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms.

Breakfast

41/100
13 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

26/100
22 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from families.

Great shopping. Good internet service.

Location

87/100
71 reviews

Great location with good parking availability. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Service

86/100
60 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Comfort

85/100
74 reviews

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds. Noise levels are OK, but A/C is poor.

Room

77/100
99 reviews

Rooms are large and mostly clean, with great beds. Poorly maintained, outdated rooms with unclean bathrooms and inadequate A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

62/100
28 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms.

Breakfast

42/100
7 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

24/100
6 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 84/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Affordable parking. Friendly atmosphere.

Location

92/100
50 reviews

Great location, near nice bars and restaurants. Accessible parking.

Service

90/100
47 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Wellness Area

88/100
15 reviews

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

Comfort

75/100
47 reviews

Very comfortable stay with great beds, and acceptable rooms.

Vibe

72/100
23 reviews

Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Hotel could use some updating. Entrance area is ok.

Room

72/100
67 reviews

Excellent rooms with wonderful beds. Rooms are moderately sized and clean but could use some updates. Rooms in need of maintenance, with poorly rated bathrooms and furniture.

Cleanliness

67/100
23 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Breakfast

35/100
5 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

21/100
20 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 83/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Great reception. Fantastic service.

Location

93/100
13 reviews

Great location.

Wellness Area

90/100
5 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

Service

85/100
19 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Comfort

74/100
16 reviews

Average size, comfortable rooms with particularly comfy beds.

Vibe

71/100
6 reviews

Awesome vibe.

Room

68/100
27 reviews

Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds.

Cleanliness

64/100
11 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Food

22/100
5 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good business hotel. Close to Parliament. Close to restaurants and bars with nearby parking areas.

WiFi

98/100
18 reviews

Good wifi quality.

Location

92/100
520 reviews

Great location. Parking is good and affordable. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping.

Service

89/100
454 reviews

Friendly and professional service, with great reception but subpar housekeeping. Room service could have been improved. Booking process should be better organized.

Wellness Area

88/100
89 reviews

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

Comfort

77/100
604 reviews

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds. Noise levels are OK, but A/C is poor.

Room

75/100
802 reviews

Amply-sized rooms with excellent beds and superb views. Poor maintenance in somewhat out-of-date rooms, with poor TVs and bathroom cleanliness. A/C and furnishings are subpar, but rooms are decently clean with okay kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

63/100
206 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms. Clean hotel facilities.

Bar

44/100
14 reviews

Bar could improve.

Breakfast

37/100
42 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

25/100
92 reviews

Food and menu are not highly reviewed. Excellent snacks but the food is pricey.

Pool

22/100
20 reviews

Pool should be renewed.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from couples.

Beautiful architecture. Near city centre.

Location

94/100
143 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Service

88/100
96 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Wellness Area

87/100
16 reviews

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

Comfort

73/100
171 reviews

Comfortable rooms with great beds but A/C is poor. Average noise and size.

Room

68/100
213 reviews

Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds. Bathrooms are dirty and rooms in need of maintenance. Outdated room and furniture, and problems with the A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

54/100
56 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms.

Breakfast

41/100
13 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

26/100
22 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from families.

Great shopping. Good internet service.

Location

87/100
71 reviews

Great location with good parking availability. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Service

86/100
60 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Comfort

85/100
74 reviews

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds. Noise levels are OK, but A/C is poor.

Room

77/100
99 reviews

Rooms are large and mostly clean, with great beds. Poorly maintained, outdated rooms with unclean bathrooms and inadequate A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

62/100
28 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms.

Breakfast

42/100
7 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

24/100
6 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Affordable parking. Professional service.

Location

92/100
50 reviews

Great location, near nice bars and restaurants. Accessible parking.

Service

90/100
47 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Wellness Area

88/100
15 reviews

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

Comfort

75/100
47 reviews

Very comfortable stay with great beds, and acceptable rooms.

Vibe

72/100
23 reviews

Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Hotel could use some updating. Entrance area is ok.

Room

72/100
67 reviews

Excellent rooms with wonderful beds. Rooms are moderately sized and clean but could use some updates. Rooms in need of maintenance, with poorly rated bathrooms and furniture.

Cleanliness

67/100
23 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Breakfast

35/100
5 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

21/100
20 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Great reception.

Location

93/100
13 reviews

Great location.

Wellness Area

90/100
5 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

Service

85/100
19 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Comfort

74/100
16 reviews

Average size, comfortable rooms with particularly comfy beds.

Vibe

71/100
6 reviews

Awesome vibe.

Room

68/100
27 reviews

Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds.

Cleanliness

64/100
11 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Food

22/100
5 reviews

Food could be better.

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Property description

With a stay at Brassey Hotel in Canberra (Barton), you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Manuka Oval and Lake Burley Griffin. This 4-star hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Manuka Shopping Centre and 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from National Archives of Australia.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's coffee shop/cafe, or stop in at the snack bar/deli. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Make yourself at home in one of the 80 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and complimentary newspapers.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Manuka Oval - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Lake Burley Griffin - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
National Archives of Australia - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Manuka Shopping Centre - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
National Gallery of Australia - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Museum of Australian Democracy - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Old Parliament House - 1.5 km / 1 mi
National Portrait Gallery - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Parliament House - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
High Court of Australia - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Questacon - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
British High Commission - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
National Library of Australia - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Embassy of China - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
King's Park - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi

The nearest major airport is Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a health club and a sauna. Additional features at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting (surcharge).

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Shared microwave
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • In-room accessibility
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Roll-in shower
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Water dispenser
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Fitness facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Reception hall
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1920
  • Total number of rooms - 80
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • No elevators
  • Television in common areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Health club
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Full-service spa
  • Off-street parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-out
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Golfing nearby
  • Spa services on site
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Free self parking
  • Hair salon
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Concierge services

Breakfast information

$35 buffet breakfast at Buvette Bistro

Pet friendly?

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

Misc. fees / Policies

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 35 and AUD 35 for adults, AUD 15 and AUD 35 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Cashless transactions are available

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

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