Discover one of our event partners, Rydges Fortitude Valley. A 4.5 star 208 room hotel, Rydges Fortitude Valley is the perfect blend of modern design and rustic interiors. The hotel is centrally located in the lively heart of the Ekka, the stunning heritage of the world-class Royal International Convention Centre and Brisbane Showgrounds precinct, with doorstep convenience to the iconic Tivoli Theatre and a cornerstone of the city’s most exciting destination redevelopment, King Street.
Fast, easy access from Brisbane’s Airport and CBD, plus good public transport connections to the Fortitude Valley train station and Bowen Bridge Busway, provide unparalleled convenience and connectivity.
At Rydges Fortitude Valley, guests can enjoy a choice of accommodation options. As standard comes the advanced services and conveniences that today’s discerning traveller expects, with everything designed to make your stay easier including secure parking provided by the RNA. These features include the premium and custom made Rydges DreamBed for the best night’s sleep, in-room TVs, plenty of power points (including USB power) along with spacious bathrooms and amenities. You’ll discover an urban sense of flair with a twist of rural charm and can always expect friendly service. Queensland’s perfect climate can be taken advantage of in our chic heated outdoor pool, with complimentary 24-hour access to a well-equipped gym.
The Six Acres Restaurant features an authentic steakhouse experience, whilst the “country comes to city” inspired Paddock Bar serves delicious bar food and a diverse selection of craft beer. An evening at Paddock Bar is simply perfect, with stunning views across the historic Brisbane Showgrounds from the outside terrace, which is set around and shaded by an original heritage listed Showgrounds fig tree.
It’s not only about the accommodation however, with our varied meeting venues that offer flexible space and can be configured to suit any size group. All spaces feature soundproof dividing walls, individually controlled air conditioning, and free Wi-Fi, as well as the latest state-of-the-art integrated audio visual equipment and natural light. Our dedicated and professional event planners can assist in organising every detail, from catering menus to decorations, to fit all needs and budgets. We have an intimate knowledge of the local area and are experts in making your event a memorable occasion and can provide personalised menus, three hearty meals a day, morning and afternoon snacks, and tea, coffee and soft drinks. Rydges also caters for any attendees with specific dietary requirements, and we can arrange for entertainment at your end-of-conference dinner.
Experience the character of this exciting area from your convenient King Street address. Make new discoveries with a stay at Rydges Fortitude Valley.