Hotel Reviews

Review: InterContinental Hong Kong

Compared with most of Hong Kong's other high-end hotels, the InterContinental is located an unusual spot – rather than be...

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Review: Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders

On a recent trip to Melbourne, I was in a quandary about hotel location: I was arriving into town late, but had an early start ...

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Review: Four Seasons, Hong Kong

The five-star Four Seasons in Hong Kong is a relatively new hotel in the city, having opened in 2005, but it's already made its...

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Review: Mercure Hobart hotel review

Hobart is remarkably short on upmarket business class hotels, so during a recent trip I decided to go towards the lower end of ...

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Review: Citadines on Bourke Melbourne apartment hotel

We'll hold our hands up and say that we're fans of apartment hotels here at AusBT. For the business traveller who's happy to s...

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Review: Novotel Auckland Ellerslie review

Auckland's a tricky city for meetings, especially when the group of people you need to talk to involves both local and flying-i...

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Review: Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

The Mandarin Oriental is probably the most famous upmarket hotel in Hong Kong. It's smack-bang in the middle of everything, has...

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Review: Holiday Inn Rotorua

Rotorua -- known for its geothermal activity and thermal pools -- is New Zealand's third largest conference market, with direct...

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Review: Novotel Auckland Airport

Novotel opened its newly built Auckland Airport hotel in advance of last year's Rugby World Cup, so once the sport fever had di...

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Review: Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens

On a recent quick trip to Melbourne I spent a couple of nights at the newly-refurbished Mercure Treasury Gardens, formerly know...

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Review: Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Melbourne is remarkably well-sorted for upmarket hotels on the edge of business and luxury, and the Grand Hyatt certainly sits ...

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Review: Quest Mascot: apartment hotel at Sydney Airport

At Australian Business Traveller, we reckon that it's hard to find a good airport hotel in Australia -- not like the kind you s...

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Review: Mantra on Little Bourke, Melbourne

Melbourne is a city with no lack of apartment hotels, which is a real boon for the business traveller. Extra space to work and ...

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Review: InterContinental Singapore Shophouse Room

Singapore's InterContinental is a fixture of the international business hotel circuit, with the convenient Bugis location and d...

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Review: Mercure Sydney Potts Point

During a busy three-day two-night trip to Sydney, I needed a "just for sleeping" hotel somewhere central and with decent transp...

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Review: Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport

On a trip to Melbourne recently, I needed to be within striking distance of the airport at Tullamarine, so stopped off at the H...

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Review: Crowne Plaza, Coogee Beach, Sydney

Crowne Plaza is the mid-market business hotel brand from IHG, owners of the better-known InterContinental and Holiday Inn brand...

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Review: Quest Docklands, Melbourne

Melbourne's Docklands area is one of my favourite areas in the city for a quick business trip. Numerous offices and corporate ...

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