Where to Stay in Brisbane: The Best Neighborhoods for Your Visit

Stay in the Inner City, or CBD, to be central. Many attractions, restaurants, and cocktail bars are here. Visit the Brooklyn Standard, a speakeasy-themed pub with great live music.

Inner City/CBD

This beautiful area is just south of the CBD, directly across the Brisbane River. Here you’ll find a stunning inner-city beach, miles of tree-lined walks and parks, fabulous shopping, and plenty of restaurants.

South Bank

Fortitude Valley, known locally as just “The Valley”, is the place to go to hit the town hard. It attracts a young crowd that comes for the plethora of clubs and bars in the area

The Valley

Just south of South Bank, the trendy West End is teeming with superb restaurants, independent retailers, bookshops, artisan cocktail bars, and breweries.

West End

Aside from shopping, Fortitude Valley is also a great place to go out at night. Here you'll find some of the best bars and most exciting DJ sets in the city. There are also great places to go that have a more grungy vibe.

Fortitude Valley

The Central Business District is where Brisbane's history began, so this is where you'll find many interesting sites and landmarks. There are also many high-end places there that serve the business people of the city.

Central Business District

The Central Business District is where Brisbane's history began, so this is where you'll find many interesting sites and landmarks. There are also many high-end places there that serve the business people of the city.

Kangaroo Point