jak+hill is Punthill’s newest venture at the stylish and contemporary, Punthill Brisbane Hotel.

5 Nov

A chic, industrial style restaurant which complements the eclectic and individualistic look of the hotel.

The super friendly café/restaurant/bar is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week and offers a fresh, versatile menu. jak+hill signature dishes include pulled pork sandwiches, spicy meatball bruschetta, huge filled baguettes, corn fritters piled high with avocado, rocket, a poached egg and bacon or smoked salmon and specializes in the freshest new season fruit and vegetables.

jak+hill is fully licensed, providing a selection of beer, wine and spirits.

jak+hill delivers room service to Punthill hotel guests, delicious and fresh catering to nearby corporates and finger food, sandwiches, wraps for on site cocktail parties, functions and conferences.

A spacious and cool outdoor area offers the perfect spot to chill out with a beer and enjoy a relaxed and delicious dinner.

Check out our menu: jakandhill.com.au

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2013 F1 Grand Prix Accommodation in Melbourne

14 Mar

Six accommodation options under 10 minutes from the track

Punthill is proud to provide a range of hotels in close proximity to Albert Park for visitors to the 2013 Melbourne Formula One Grand Prix. GP time is a big occasion every year in Melbourne, with both supporters and opponents of the race making their voices heard in what is always an interesting lead up.

Running from March 15-18 at the iconic Albert Park Lake, The Melbourne F1 Grand Prix attracts around 300,000 visitors each year. With this in mind it is vital to snap up hotels and accommodation early and, with 6 serviced apartment locations all positioned under 10 minutes from the action, Punthill has exactly what you need.

Punthill’s accommodation options for the 2013 F1 Grand Prix in Melbourne

  • Punthill Stanton: Situated a stone’s throw from Albert Park in the thick of the action
    • Minutes from the track
    • Two and three bedroom apartments
    • Fully equipped kitchen
    • Separate living areas
    • Laundry facilities
  • Punthill South Yarra Grand: 4.5

All Punthill’s hotel accommodation options for the Melbourne Formula One Grand Prix have easy access to public transport options, ensuring you can enjoy your stay without having to worry about parking.

When it comes to hotel accommodation for the F1 GP in Melbourne, always turn to the dynamic options offered by Punthill – call 1300 731 299 and our team will be able to assist you with your booking enquiries.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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Brisbane Airport Accommodation? Choose Punthill – Book Now

28 Nov

Brisbane Airport Accommodation? Choose Punthill

Are you flying into Brisbane and looking for airport accommodation? Punthill is here to throw its hat into the ring as a Brisbane airport accommodation option that ensures an easy transit to your flight as well as great proximity to the CBD and surrounds.

Why choose us as your airport accommodation?

Punthill is located just over 20 minutes from the Brisbane airport in Spring Hill. Whilst there may be a few accommodation providers closer to the runways, they won’t be able to stack up to the features, amenities and nearby attractions that Punthill has on offer.

  • We are located a leisurely 20 minutes from Brisbane airport.
  • We are just a few minutes from the CBD, making us perfect if you are staying overnight and want to soak up some of the city.
  • We offer specialty corporate travel packages, making us an ideal accommodation option if you are in Brisbane for a short time on business.
  • King bedrooms complete with kitchenette, Wi-Fi, work station, balcony, and air-con.
  • Outdoor swimming pool, gym, secure car parking, and guest laundry available on site for your convenience.

Whether you are stuck in the city because of flight delays or are here for a night and looking for a modern, stylish place to stay near the Brisbane airport and CBD, we are the accommodation provider for you.

Contact us today to enquire about our Brisbane accommodation services and specials.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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Brisbane’s Best Hotel for New Year’s Eve 2012 – Book Now | Punthill

21 Nov

2012 NYE accommodation near Brisbane’s CBD

If you are looking for New Year’s Eve accommodation in Brisbane for 2012, Punthill has exactly what you need. Our serviced apartments are located in Spring Hill, just a few minutes’ walk from the CBD, making us the ideal base to kick-start your New Year’s celebrations.

Featuring modern décor and all the amenities you’d expect from a top-notch Brisbane accommodation provider, we are the complete package when it comes to places to stay this New Year’s.

Reasons to choose us as your Brisbane New Year’s hotel

Punthill Brisbane offers a host of features and amenities that are sure to make your 2012 New Year’s Eve a great success:

  • Minutes’ walk to the CBD
  • Studio rooms
  • King split bedding
  • 42″ LED TV
  • Foxtel
  • iPod docking station/FM radio
  • Balcony
  • Reverse cycle air conditioning
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Open air gymnasium
  • BBQ area
  • Car parking (secure, undercover)
  • High speed Wi-Fi Internet in all public areas

Major NYE events in Brisbane for 2012

The Southbank fireworks, like many cities in Australia, are the centrepiece of a Brisbane New Year’s Eve. Anywhere from 50 to 80 thousand people turn out to watch the show on the banks of the Brisbane River, so getting a spot early is a must.

As always, the nightspots of the Fortitude Valley will be jumping with a host of New Year’s Eve delights. Cloudland usually hosts some sort of large scale event, with other bars in the area also offering a cavalcade of party venues for you to hit into the small hours of the morning.

Away from the clubbing scene, many restaurants, particularly those near the fireworks, host packaged New Year’s events that include dinner and drinks. Enquire with your favourite to see what they are offering this New Year’s.

Learn more about our Brisbane hotel accommodation

Visit our Brisbane accommodation section if you are interested in booking a room with us this New Year’s Eve. Whilst there, you can also review photos of the accommodation as well as see what special deals we have on offer. We also long term accommodation when in Brisbane if you would like to stay for longer.

When it comes to New Year’s accommodation in Brisbane, always turn to Punthill. Happy New Year’s!

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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Punthill’s Brisbane Hotel – QLD’s new accommodation hotspot

30 Oct

Brisbane’s new hotel on the block

Booking a hotel in Brisbane can be somewhat of a lottery. There are so many options in the Queensland capital that you end up booking the first one you come across that looks half decent.

Well, if you’ve stumbled across Punthill Brisbane hotel apartments, you have found a true gem that is steaks above ‘half-decent’. This modern hotel apartment complex is the latest addition to the Punthill range of accommodation options, and the company’s first in the Brisbane area.
As mentioned, competition is raft in the Brisbane hotel accommodation scene, which is why this article is here to outline to you the many reasons to book a room at Punthill for your next trip to Queensland’s capital.

Why choose Punthill as your Brisbane hotel?

Short walk from Brisbane CBD and Queen St Mall

Punthill Brisbane is based in Spring Hill, just under 1km walk to the Brisbane CBD and Queen St Mall. This allows guests to simply stroll out of the lobby and be thrust right into the action of Brisbane downtown. Being so close to the CBD also ensures access to other areas of the city is equally as easy.
Close to Central train station, bus links and river ferries

Public transport is one of the reasons access is so simple. Punthill’s Brisbane hotel is located just minutes from Central station, allowing guests to jump on a train and take in the surrounds of the city. River ferry terminals are also close by, giving you the chance to see Brisbane’s intricate river systems for yourself.

Conveniently located close to Fortitude Valley
Just over 1km north-east of our Brisbane hotel location is the Fortitude Valley. This area is bustling with a wide range of dining, clubs, pubs and entertainment options, providing you with a place to enjoy the culinary delights of Brisbane and dance into the night.

Punthill Brisbane

Close to New Farm

New Farm is due west of our hotel, situated around 2.5km away by car. New Farm is full of boutique shops and funky cafes, making it a very trendy area to be seen in come the weekend.

Visit the RNA Showgrounds, South Bank or Suncorp Stadium
These three major Brisbane attractions are all in close proximity to our hotel. If you are here to watch a sporting match, an event at the showgrounds or just want to stroll through South Bank parkland, we are the location for you.

Hospitals, the Brisbane Exhibition Grounds, New Farm Park, Spring Hill Baths, and Chinatown are just a few other sights and attractions near to our hotel complex.
Next time you are looking for a hotel in Brisbane, turn to the team at Punthill – contact us today or browse online to learn more.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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Business in Focus article – Punthill Apartment Hotels

2 Oct

National business publication – Business in Focus features an article about Punthill Apartment Hotels in the latest edition.
Check it out at:
Punthill Apartment Hotels – All the comforts of home

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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Places to Visit in Melbourne: South Wharf Promenade

3 Sep

Discover the culinary home of Melbourne’s best hospitality talent

If you fancy an exquisite meal on the edge of the water, then you simply need to visit the South Wharf Promenade. This Melbourne destination offers great waterside dining along the Yarra’s southern edge.

Wine and dine in and around restored heritage cargo sheds as you watch the boats on the water set sail. If your tastebuds are craving the flavours of Spain, head to Bohemian Bar & Restaurant. Or, if you’re looking for something a little closer to home, try Nuevo37, where you can enjoy the passionate services and seasonal offerings of Australian dishes. There is so much to do at South Wharf Promenade, you may find yourself there for hours on end.

Afterwards, with your bellies full, retreat to your comfortable and private accommodation at Punthill Serviced Apartments.

Affordable and modern accommodation for the corporate traveller or tourist

Whether you’re in town for business or leisure, Punthill can secure the best accommodation for your needs and in a short time frame. Find corporate travel accommodation with us that will suit all your lifestyle needs. We even have the option to let you book any of our Melbourne function rooms that will make your presentation or seminar that much more professional.

For the best leisure accommodation specials or corporate apartment offers, call Punthill today on 1300 731 299.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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A Snapshot of Melbourne: Dandenong

31 Aug

Visit one of the loveliest suburbs in the state

Just 30km south-east from Melbourne’s central business district is the humble suburb of Dandenong. Disappear from the hustle and bustle of city life and explore the best of what this area has to offer. From an impressive shopping complex, to public swimming pools through to lush mountains, there is always a lot to see and do.

The name ‘Dandenong’ is thought to have derived from the Indigenous Australian Woiwurrung word, ‘Tanjenong’ meaning ‘lofty mountains.’ Known as a place to work, live, learn, invest and socialise, if you are visiting Melbourne, don’t forget to visit this great suburb and explore the Dandenong Market where you can pick up a bargain.

After a busy day of sightseeing, retreat to your private Dandenong accommodation at Punthill.

Modern and spacious apartments that you can call home

Punthill is one of the leading Melbourne hotel destinations that offer quality accommodation for students and corporate travellers. Whether you are visiting for business, leisure, or if you are a student seeking a place to stay during your studies, find it here – we offer Dandenong student accommodation at affordable rates. Catch public transport right outside your doorstep so you’ll never be late for an important lecture again.

Similarly, if you’re looking for a conference venue in Dandenong, don’t look past Punthill. Book your accommodation today on 1300 731 299.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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Places to Visit in Melbourne: Queen Victoria Market

27 Aug

Explore the city’s favourite market since 1878

Locally known as the ‘Vic Market,’ this landmark is the largest open air market in the Southern Hemisphere. Listed on the Victorian Heritage Register, the Queen Victoria Market is the only surviving 19th century market in the Melbourne CBD.

Starting as just a small market in the 1850’s, it gradually expanded into space made available by the closure of the old Melbourne Cemetery west, where human remains are still buried today. Thousands of tourists look past this eerie incident to take advantage of variety of fruits and vegetables, meat, poultry and seafood, gourmet and deli foods, as well as a diverse range of clothing, shoes, jewellery, and handmade arts and crafts.

When you visit Melbourne, be sure to explore the Queen Victoria Market. If you’re looking for accommodation close to the market, choose Punthill Apartment Hotels.

Quality accommodation for corporate travelers and tourists

Discover modern, stylish and comfortable accommodation when you book your stay at Punthill. Within walking distance to the Queen Victoria Market, we offer Little Bourke St accommodation at extremely affordable prices. Even if you’re visiting Melbourne for an important meeting or seminar, we also offer short stay business accommodation.

Call Punthill today 1300 731 299 to book a room at our exclusive apartment hotel.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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A Snapshot of Melbourne: Burwood

24 Aug

Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy modern suburbia

With just a small population of 13,162, Burwood is a friendly suburb of Melbourne. Bounded by major roads such as Warrigal Road, Riversdale Road and Middleborough Road, Burwood was first settled in 1858 when it was known as Ballyshanassy, and then its name was changed to Norwood before finally being named Burwood in 1879.

Just 17km from the Melbourne CBD, you have the best of both worlds – you’re not too far from the action of the big city, but you’re not too close if you want to enjoy a relaxed and laidback lifestyle. When you want to plan a trip out in the big city, simply catch a tram or train that is only minutes away from your doorstep when you stay at Punthill.

Accommodation for students and corporate travellers

Close to Deakin University, Punthill provides affordable Burwood student accommodation. Whether you are staying for a semester or longer, you can make Punthill your home away from home. Similarly, if you have an important client meeting and you want somewhere sophisticated to hold it, our Burwood conference venue has been appreciated by many corporate travellers.

With special accommodation offers available on our website, book your stay today at Punthill Burwood and nab the best deals. Call us on 1300 731 299.

Punthill offer a quality selection of apartment accommodation in Melbourne and Brisbane. Spacious open plan living with a full range of facilities in great locations, our apartment hotels are the best choice for a convenient and comfortable stay. Our Brisbane serviced apartments are fully furnished with a pool, external balcony, parking and internet access. An ideal choice long term serviced apartments for your next business trip. Save by booking online for the best hotel deals in Melbourne and Brisbane apartment accommodation deals.

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