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Worrigee
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can say enough about this Hotel. I have been staying here for 6 years now with work travels every quarter. Renovated rooms, great staff. Especially Liz in the mornings and Phillipa in the afternoons. It is such good value for money in the heart of Brisbane. Immaculately clean rooms and the restaurant is very good also. My go to... More 

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37 reviews
28 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel for six nights. I had booked through booking.com at the back of a disappointment in a Indianapolis hotel. This one however proved to be quite a cool choice. The check in staff was kind enough to allow us early check in as rooms got ready as our flight had landed at 6 am and we... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean and comfortable room with excellent value for money.No parking on site but paid parking off site. .Friendly staff with great restaurant on site. Recommend the fruit platter for breakfast! Our twin room was very snug and had tea and coffee making facilities with a small fridge. The corridors were a bit of a maze zig zagging to the different... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed alone for 5 nights at HGW as i'm attending a world congress at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition centre. The room is decent comfortable, safe and also clean with basic needs.The staffs are friendly and the hotel is just 5 minutes walk to nearby shopping mall and 20 minutes walk to south bank park, Brisbane Museum and Brisbane performing... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great, reasonably priced hotel in the middle of Brisbane City! Couple minutes walk to Roma Street and Central train stations, Queen St Mall and several bus stations. Room is a little on the small side, but plenty of space for a solo or couple travellers. Room is very clean and modern and check-in staff are super friendly (staff member remembered... More 

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george201159, Front Office Manager at George Williams Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicola S, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your comments with other travellers. I was very happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay, that you found your room comfortable and welcoming. We receive a lot of great comments from guests about the hotel location, friendly staff, the quality of our beds and cleanliness of... More 

Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
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31 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spend four nights there recently. It is a decent place, in the heart of the city with minimum facilities. The place is a bit old, but, okay. Good value for the money. There are a plenty of restaurants around and the hotel has its own restaurant as well. So, I would recommend for a short stay.

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Thank Roshan_Ragel
george201159, Front Office Manager at George Williams Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Roshan_R, Thank you for taking the time to share your opinions with other travelers. I was very happy to read that you found your have enjoyed your stay. The Hotel has undergone an extensive, $2.5 million dollar refurbishment of all 103 rooms. Offering visitors to Brisbane an affordable contemporary accommodation located in the heart of the city. The Front... More 

Bingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for four nights as part of a business trip with a group of seven others. The rooms are compact but very clean and have all of the normal amenities you would expect from a hotel room. The ensuite was spotlessly clean and serviced everyday with fresh towels. We also had chocolates left on the bed, a nice touch. Breakfast... More 

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george201159, Front Office Manager at George Williams Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Malcolm B, Thank you for the wonderful review of the George Williams Hotel , I was pleased to read that our location, facilities and rooms were ideal for your visit. The Hotel has undergone an extensive, $2.5 million dollar refurbishment of all 103 rooms. Offering visitors to Brisbane an affordable contemporary accommodation. Our guests do love staying with George... More 

Sunshine Coast, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It is an old YMCA so that is the expectation. Basic but clean, central but small, refurbished but thin walled. Friendly staff, good business ethics, but menu in cafe is limited. Close to public transport too!

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george201159, Front Office Manager at George Williams Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Darren T, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your comments with other travelers. I was very happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay and that you found our location great. The team at George Williams Hotel pride themselves on our friendly, home away from home culture. Our guests do love staying with George Williams... More 

Vancouver Island, Canada
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66 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

My first night started out great, but when people started to use the lift, the noise of the lift woke me up and couldn't get back to sleep, I mentioned this to the young lady on the desk and she said that she would move me, which I did and my second night away from the lift was really good.... More 

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george201159, Front Office Manager at George Williams Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brummie62, Thank you for the wonderful review of the George Williams Hotel , I was pleased to read that our location, facilities and rooms were ideal for your visit. The Hotel has undergone an extensive, $2.5 million dollar refurbishment of all 103 rooms. Offering visitors to Brisbane an affordable contemporary accommodation. Our guests do love staying with George Williams... More 

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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was my second visit to the hotel, and the staff have exceeded my expectations. Very freindly and helpful. The lunch and dinner specials are well cooked and filling. The room and other facilities were clean. I look forward to making this hotel my permanent first choice to stay at when every I go to brisbane

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Thank Nicholas T
george201159, Front Office Manager at George Williams Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicholas T, Thank you for your recent stay. It is fabulous to hear that you had an enjoyable experience. There are many great aspects about the hotel which it appears you were able to take advantage of during your visit. We receive a lot of great comments from guests about our location, our friendly staff, the quality of our... More 

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George Williams Hotel has undergone an extensive, $2.5 million dollar refurbishment of all 103 room. Offering visitors to Brisbane an affordable contemporary accommodation. Located in the heart of the Brisbane CBD (Central Business District), George Williams Hotel is just a 5-minute walk to Roma Street Train Station, Treasury Casino and the shops and boutiques of the famous Queen Street Mall. George Williams Hotel is a 15-minute walk from Southbank Parklands which features the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, the Queensland Performing Arts Centre, and QLD Museum. Suncorp Stadium is also just a 15-minute walk away. All rooms at George Williams Hotel include TV and en suite bathrooms. Each room is equipped with a work desk, refrigerator and tea and coffee making facilities. Reception is open 24 hours. The hotel offers daily breakfast packages, available 7 days a week. The on-site restaurant, 325 on George, offers casual indoor and outdoor dining, and features a variety of international dishes. Guests can enjoy a wide selection of beers and wines at the bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about George Williams Hotel

Address: 317 - 325 George St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: £56 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — George Williams Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 106
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“Didn't have a view, but didn't need one. Needed a clean room & advice on getting around . Good value for money.”
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