Country Charm close to the CBD
Haven’t you spent enough time around work recently? You need to get up and go for a romantic holiday because you have earned it. There is no better place for a relax and intimate getaway than Toowoomba that is known as “The Garden City”. Toowoomba lives up to its name with endless stunning views across the valley and plenty of park featuring an ever-changing display of colours. The history of Toowoomba has been preserved in its striking buildings adorning the streets lined by trees. If you’re visiting for a business trip, I highly recommend to spare some time and enjoy a refreshing gateway and double the enjoyment with me by your side.
Potters Boutique Hotel Toowoomba
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In this digital age, it has never been more important to switch off and enjoy some old-fashioned romance in the most private and tranquil setting of Potters Toowomba Hotel. You cannot find the quality and luxury feel of the hotel anywhere else. Located in cities CBD, the Potters Toowoomba Hotel is just a walk away from the Grand Central Shopping Centre. The hotel features a chic and classic finish for guests, ensuring a premier experience every time. All rooms here feature a king-size bed, air conditioning, and kitchen amenities to ensure you have a comfortable stay. All you need will be available at your fingertips. There is a range of accommodation options to book at the hotel. The best of all is the two-bedroom apartment featuring a kitchenette, living and dining room. It’s an ideal way to stay with me joining you with complete privacy.
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Potters Boutique Hotel is pleased to offer premier chef dining experience on its premises. Open to both guests and community, the in-house restaurant provides delicious a la carte options for breakfast and dinner. Their mouthwatering snacks and appetizers are a must-try. To accompany the food, they serve a variety of cold beer, fine wines and cocktails. Outside dining options are also available as Toowoomba is home to an abundance of food and beverages to excite your tastebuds. From Arabic cuisine to world-class coffee, you’ll find many options to eat in CBD.
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Walkthrough the old church to a spacious apartment-style hotel perfect for your business trips spiced with yours truly joining you for a cheeky trip extracurricular activity. Located on Margaret Street, the Quest is close to many famous attractions such as Queens Park, Grand Central and Empire Theatre. The hotel features 74 serviced apartments, including Studio and one to three-bedroom apartments. All the studios and apartments come with kitchen and laundry facilities. Quest is popular among business travellers with over 25 years of experience in accommodating them.
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There are many restaurants near the Quest to satisfy your hunger cravings. The Everest Spice Tandoori and Curry House are perfect for authentic Indian food lovers. Café Valetta is an ideal breakfast place offering Australian made coffee, tea and desserts. There is Hana Japanese Sushi Restaurant for all the sushi lovers and El Attar Middle Eastern Grill serving delicious food including falafel, kebabs and much more.
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The rich history and culture of Toowoomba can be seen and felt in its many buildings. The Vacy Hall is one fine example of Toowoomba’s heritage also named as “one of the great historic hotels of Australia”. This small and unique hotel is spreading over an acre of lush gardens. The award-winning hotel will impress you with its uniquely crafted buildings and gardens. Staying here will be like coming home to some dream house of historical affluence after a busy day at work. As you enter the hotel, you’ll feel like walking in an art gallery. The rooms here feature four-poster beds, unique interior and fireplaces to give you a cosy feel while enjoying a bottle of wine
The Vacy Hall serves wholesome breakfasts made with local produce and cooked to order. Breakfast can be delivered to your room, or you can enjoy it on the verandah.
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Encores is one of the most popular restaurants in Toowoomba, offering a variety of dishes on its menu. Their famous artisan flatbread sandwiches are freshly made using light and hand-stretched dough. The roasted vegetables, Tasmanian salmon, poached chicken bread, leg ham and many other food items are available to eat. Book for two and enjoy a perfect evening with the best steaks and lamb dish in town.
The restaurant is attached to the theatre wine cellar perfect for those who want to enjoy a movie with a great company and a glass of wine. There is a range of bottle sizes to choose from. Pick your favourite wine, and let your night unfold.
George Banks Rooftop Bistro
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Undoubtedly, the most anticipated Bar and Bistro in Toowoomba! George Banks is located on the rooftop of one of the most iconic buildings of Toowoomba. The restaurant promises to deliver an exciting experience serving lunch, dinner and drinks till late at night. Guests can enjoy a variety of share-style food along with a unique wine or vibrant cocktails. From the delicious entrée items to sides to the main courses, there is a wide range of dishes to choose from. Some of the most popular dishes include 12-hour beef short rib, rainbow slaw, twice cooked ducky fat potatoes and raspberry pickled cauliflower. Their delectable seafood platter is also very famous among the visitors. The platter includes freshly shucked coffin bay oysters, shark bay prawns, kingfish ceviche and half shell scallops. Compliment this plater with their signature Australian Negroni featuring native ingredients; Unico Yuzu, Riberry Australian Gin and Okar Amaro.