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The World's Best 75 Luxury Waterfront Hotels in Australia

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Luxury Waterfront Hotels in Australia

Pier One Sydney Harbour

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Pier One Sydney Harbour Autograph Collection, features a unique Federation-style architecture blended with contemporary chic. Nestled...

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The newly refurbished Sydney Harbour Marriott at Circular Quay is the perfect hotel for those wanting a truly Sydney experience....

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ADGE Apartment Hotel

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

The ADGE Boutique Apartment Hotel offers guest a collection of two bedroom, two bathroom, fully-serviced apartments in the heart...

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Palazzo Versace

Gold Coast, Australia

Creating choice and trends in fashion and home style is Donatella Versace's passion. To extend the signature label into a landmark...

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BLUE Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Formerly the W Sydney, BLUE Sydney is a modern contemporary hotel of 100 rooms,situated on the Wharf at Wooloomooloo. BLUE Sydney...

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Metropol Perth

Perth, WA, Australia

The Crown Metropol in Perth, formerly the InterContinental Perth Burswood, features an unparalleled luxury hotel experience with...

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Four Seasons Sydney

Sydney, Australia

Welcome to Four Seasons Hotel Sydney. Stunningly situated overlooking Sydney Harbour in the historic Rocks district, a short walk...

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Hayman Island Resort

Hayman Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia

One&Only Hayman Island, opening in July 2014 and located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, presents astonishing natural...

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InterContinental Sydney

Sydney, Australia

Built on the site of the first Government House, InterContinental Sydney is distinguished by the façade of the Treasury Building...

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Bloomfield Lodge

Cairns, QLD, Australia

As one of Australia's most exclusive luxury retreats and a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Bloomfield guarantees nothing...

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Shangri-La Hotel The Marina Cairns

Cairns, QLD, Australia

The hotel encompasses 255 spacious guest rooms and suites offering Cairns' most spectacular views of the Marlin Marina, tranquil...

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Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa

Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia

The beautifully revitalized Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa is a unique destination providing five star facilities, coupled...

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Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

The Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney is the city's leading deluxe hotel. Located in the historic Rocks district between the Sydney Opera...

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Quay Grand Suites Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Located on the edge of bustling Circular Quay, in the heart of Sydney, the Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour features the most...

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Sheraton Mirage Resort And Spa

Gold Coast, Australia

Nestled between the blue Pacific Ocean and the calm Southport Broadwater, Sheraton Mirage Resort & Spa is an oasis of rare luxury....

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The Henry Jones Art Hotel

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

The Henry Jones is Australia's first and only dedicated art hotel. The Henry Jones presents an environment where people can appreciate...

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Cradle Mountain Lodge

Cradle Mountain, Tasmania, Australia

Cradle Mountain Lodge is an iconic, unique wilderness experience and is the closest you can be to the entrance of Tasmania's spectacular...

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Tower Lodge

Pokolbin, NSW, Australia

Tower Estate which comprises the 5 star Tower Lodge, Tower Winery and Roberts Restaurant has now been ranked among the world’s...

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The Langham Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

The Langham, Sydney, formerly The Observatory Hotel, blends the modern charm and attention to detail of a boutique hotel, with...

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Art Series The Cullen

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

A new concept in boutique hotels located in Prahran, Melbourne and inspired by Adam Cullen. Daring and unique, The Cullen features...

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Qualia Resort

Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia

qualia (pronounced kwah-lee-ah), the word means a collection of deeper sensory experiences. qualia the resort is a private world...

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1888 Hotel

Sydney, NSW, Australia

1888 Hotel is a heritage listed 90 bedroom boutique hotel, eatery, bar and event space that combines a little of Sydney's old...

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Sir Stamford at Circular Quay

Sydney, Australia

Sir Stamford at Circular Quay offers premium Sydney hotel accommodation. This Sydney hotel is superbly situated in the heart of...

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Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa

Lithgow, Australia

Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa, Australia's most environmentally responsible tourist destination, is set amidst the stunning...

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The Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney

Sydney, Nsw, Australia

From the moment you arrive at our 5 star luxury Sydney hotel, you’ll experience the Amora difference. This award winning...

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The Lyall Hotel and Spa

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Capturing the essence of its chic address, The Lyall Hotel and Spa is Melbourne's only privately owned and operated 5 Star hotel...

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Chateau Yering

Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia

Just a short drive from Melbourne, Chateau Yering Historic House Hotel is a heritage listed Victorian mansion set in the Yarra...

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Saffire Freycinet

Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, Australia

Saffire connects with its environment to generate an authentic, enriching, rejuvenating and uplifting experience. Distinct in...

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The Darling Hotel Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

The Darling Hotel is a brand new Sydney 5 star hotel. Built to complement the existing hotel capacity, The Darling Sydney further...

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Sheraton On The Park

Sydney, Australia

Located directly opposite Hyde Park, a tree-lined oasis in the heart of Sydney, few hotels occupy such a prime position as Sheraton...

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Woodbridge On The Derwent

New Norfolk, TAS, Australia

Experience Australia's unique convict history in the comforts of Tasmania's only Small Luxury Hotel, on the banks of the beautiful...

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Islington Hotel Hobart

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Islington is a very special, small, luxe hotel in Hobart with a long history and a large and delightful garden, affording unique...

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Art Series The Olsen

Melbourne, Australia

Set on Melbourne’s prestigious Chapel Street, The Olsen Hotel offers travelers premier South Yarra accommodation with 229 elegant...

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Langham Hotel Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia

The unimpeded, panoramic views of the Yarra River and Melbourne city skyline are breathtaking from this ideal location on the...

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The Alamanda Palm Cove , formerly Angsana Resort and Spa is approximately 16 miles from Cairns Airport, located in the village...

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The Westin Sydney

Sydney, Australia

The Westin Sydney is an award winning, five star hotel set in the heart of Sydney's CBD. Part of the redevelopment of Sydney's...

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QT Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Nestled within the historic former Gowings department store and historic State Theatre, QT Sydney entwines the intrigue and excitement...

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Sofitel Melbourne

Melbourne, Vic, Australia

Sofitel Melbourne on Collins is at the Paris end of Collins Street, in the heart of the city's premier shopping, dining and theatre...

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Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach

Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia

The Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach exudes five-star luxury and sophistication combined with decadent comfort and state of the art...

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Park Hyatt Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Park Hyatt Melbourne is a world-class hotel, and its location is as distinctive as its design and interior. Just 13 miles from...

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Ruffles Lodge

Willow Vale, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Ruffles is a 5 Star Lodge set on 50 acres with 3 acres of gardens and beautiful views of the coast and surrounded by forest. Ruffles...

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Melbourne Marriott Hotel

Melbourne, Victoria , Australia

Located in the heart of the city, the new look Melbourne Marriott Hotel features exceptional facilities and service that is unparalleled...

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Swissotel Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Swissotel Sydney is a luxury hotel located in the heart of Sydney’s central business district. This deluxe hotel is surrounded...

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Cape Lodge Western Australia

Yallingup, WA, Australia

Follow the coast three hours south of Perth, Western Australia and you will find one of Australia's finest small luxury hotels....

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Park Hyatt Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

With a coveted harbourfront location between the world-famous Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, Park Hyatt Sydney offers...

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Stamford Plaza Brisbane

Brisbane, Australia

Stamford Plaza Brisbane hotel, one of the city's most prestigious and recognisable landmarks, comprises 252 luxuriously appointed...

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Thorngrove Manor Hotel

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Thorngrove Manor in Stirling, Adelaide has been described as one of the world's outstanding luxury hotels. A recipient of many...

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Echoes Resort Blue Mountains

Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia

Natural beauty meets exquisite hospitality in this spectacular resort overlooking the Jamison Valley in the stunning Blue Mountains....

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InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort

Sanctuary Cove, Australia

Overlooking a marina, InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort is a traditionally Australian Queenslander styled resort. Located...

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Lilianfels Blue Mountains

Katoomba, Australia

Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa is a renowned haven of relaxation in one of Australia's most beautiful destinations. The...

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The Louise

Marananga , South Australia, Australia

Food, wine, luxury accommodation and a genuine welcome await you at The Louise, Barossa Valley. Ideally situated in the heart...

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Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia

Grand Hyatt Melbourne provides 546 rooms and suites, exclusive spa treatments and massages at Spa Sanctuary and extensive meeting...

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Emporium Hotel Brisbane

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

In June 2007, Brisbane’s first true luxury boutique property the Emporium Hotel opened its intricately designed doors, introducing...

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Voyages Longitude 131

Ayers Rock, Northern Territory, Australia

In the crisp, white linen of a king-sized bed you find the serene, silent sleep of the desert. Above the sweeping canopy of your...

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Art Series The Blackman

Melbourne, Australia

With a contemporary, boutique interior and an enviable St Kilda Road location, just a stones throw from Melbourne’s CBD, The...

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Royal Pines Resort

Benowa, Queensland, Australia

Smart, contemporary and set on a world-class golf course, RACV Royal Pines Resort offers everything needed for a sun-kissed holiday...

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PARKROYAL Darling Harbour

Sydney, Australia

Located on the city-side of Darling Harbour, the Hotel offers premium accommodation within minutes of the city’s most popular...

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Daydream Island Resort And Spa

Whitsundays, QL, Australia

Daydream Island has a tropical climate and is located within the Whitsunday Islands group located on the North Eastern coast of...

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Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

Cairns, Australia

The Pullman Reef Hotel Casino is ideally located in Cairns City. Ideal for all the holiday needs, it is set amongst numerous shops...

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The Grace Hotel

Sydney, Australia

The Grace Hotel occupies a prime position on the city block bordered by York, King and Clarence Streets. Designed with the traveler...

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Pullman At Sydney Olympic Park

Homebush Bay, Australia

The Pullman at Sydney Olympic Park is a unique hotel in the dynamic sports, entertainment, business and technology hub that is...

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Limes Hotel

Brisbane, Australia

Limes Hotel is first Australian member of Design Hotels. Located in Fortitude Valley, the hub of Brisbane.With 21 rooms to cater...

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Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC, Australia

The 184-room Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Hotel Melbourne is located in the Central Business District opposite Flagstaff Gardens....

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Mantra On Russell Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia

Located in the heart of Melbourne's shopping district, Bourke Street Mall and Collins Street, this property is within a short...

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Sofitel Brisbane Central

Brisbane, Australia

Positioned in one of the city’s most central locations is the magnificent Sofitel Brisbane Central. Originally the first international...

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Oaks On Lonsdale

Melbourne, Australia

Lonsdale Street in the centre of Melbourne passes through one of the city’s hippest precincts, alive with entertainment, recreation,...

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Crown Towers Hotel

Melbourne, Australia

Beautifully located on the southern bank of the Yarra River in Melbourne, Crown Towers sets the benchmark for luxury hotels in...

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Hotel Urban Brisbane

Brisbane, Australia

Not your typical hotel experience - come and enjoy accommodation with a difference at Urban Brisbane. For more comfort, more indulgence,...

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The Hotel Windsor Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC, Australia

The Hotel Windsor is Australia's Grand Hotel. Commanding the best location in the city, opposite Parliament and at the top of...

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Rydges Perth

Perth, WA, Australia

Offering modern Perth accommodation in the heart of the City's Central Business District, the Rydges Perth is the ideal choice...

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Tolarno Hotel Melbourne

Saint Kilda, AC, Australia

The phrase "if only the walls could speak" has never been used in a more appropriate circumstance than when delving into the colourful...

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Radisson Hotel And Suites Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Radisson Hotel & Suites Sydney is just steps away from Darling Harbour, the Sydney Entertainment Centre, Capitol Theatre and other...

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Radisson Plaza Hotel Sydney

Sydney, Australia

The Radisson Plaza Hotel Sydney is an intimate, boutique style, luxury hotel housed within a heritage-listed building that is...

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Establishment Hotel

Sydney, NSW, Australia

The hotel is a stylish and elegant property designed for those travelers seeking individuality, attention to detail and excellence...

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Lake House

Daylesford, Australia

The Lake House has 33 rooms and suites nestle amongst six acres of manicured gardens, waterfalls and streams. The Lodge rooms...

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