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Spicers Balfour

Spicers Balfour Hotel

Relish a locals-only Brisbane experience when you stay at award-winning Spicers Balfour Hotel. Situated in trendy New Farm and just minutes from the city centre, this boutique resort places you in the heart of Brisbane’s latest entertainment and lifestyle destination. Alongside its idyllic location, Spicers Balfour Hotel flaunts chic, iconic Queenslander guest rooms with total luxury at the forefront.

About the Resort

Delight in charming quintessential Queenslander design merged with modern European flair at Spicers Balfour Hotel. Primely located in Brisbane’s fashionable suburb of New Farm, favoured among locals, this property allows for an authentic Brisbane experience. Sumptuous guest rooms, delectable onsite dining and first-rate services set the tone for your stay here.

Why go to Spicers Balfour Hotel? 

Whether you long to escape to your luxurious art-deco-inspired sanctuary with a good book from the onsite library, indulge in award-winning flavours and rooftop cocktails overlooking the cityscape, or mingle among the locals at Brisbane’s newest hot spots, Spicers Balfour Hotel will deliver. The property’s most recent accolade, Best Boutique Hotel at the 2019 Queensland Hotels Associated Awards for Excellence, says it all.

If this sounds like your perfect holiday to Queensland, give us a call now on 1300 000 753!

Why we love it

  • The Balfour Rooftop Kitchen & Bar
  • Balfour High Tea
  • Frangipani courtyard
  • Onsite coffee shop

Resort Facilities


  • The Balfour Kitchen & Bar (rooftop)
  • Balfour High Tea
  • Frangipani courtyard
  • Car parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Room service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Business facilities
  • Onsite coffee shop
  • Library
  • Concierge

PLEASE NOTE: Some resort facilities may incur additional charges.

Room Features


Executive King Room

The Executive King rooms parade a contemporary European feel, matched with modern conveniences and amenities spread over 29sq. metres. This space flaunts designer-antique furniture, floor-to-ceiling windows to promote openness and a convenient workstation. Other amenities include: a King-size bed (Twin bedding available on request), Nespresso machine, reverse cycle air-conditioning, ensuite with rain shower and separate bath, minibar fridge, 50” LCD TV with Foxtel, DVD player, Bose sound system, plush bathrobes, hairdryer, iron/ironing board and telephone.

Resort Location


Spicers Balfour Hotel boasts an ideal location in the heart of trendy New Farm and sits just minutes from Brisbane’s city centre. This resort is only 16-kilometres from Brisbane Airport, a 2-minute stroll from Howard Smith Wharves and next door to the locals’ favourite entertainment and lifestyle hotspots.

Things To Do


Onsite, Spicers Balfour Hotel welcomes endless relaxation and extravagance.  Begin each morning in your luxurious art-deco-inspired guest room with a revitalising soak in your ensuite bathtub followed by a complimentary Nespresso coffee. Toast to your holiday over Balfour’s famous high tea with a selection of champagnes, specialty tea and delectable treats! Take your spot at the rooftop bar for delicious cocktails overlooking Brisbane’s Story Bridge before revelling in award-winning dishes at The Balfour Kitchen & Bar.

On the hotel’s doorstep, the entertainment continues. Hire an e-bike and discover local hotspots around New Farm, check out the stunning Brisbane Riverwalk, book an unforgettable winery tour in the mountains, explore UNESCO World Heritage-listed rainforests and waterfalls, or take a river cruise to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. No matter what you’re after, Spicers Balfour Hotel affords easy access to it all.

“Absolutely brilliant. The staff were amazing, the room was beautiful and the rooftop bar was a lovely spot to enjoy sunset drinks.”

Lucy, 2019

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