Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone
ACCOMMODATION: Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone boasts 51 well appointed, fully contained apartments with balconies suited to single, couple and family travellers for a short or long stays. The apartments offer facilities that include a fully equipped kitchen with large fridge, washing machine and dryer, plus much more. The majority of the apartments offer CBD views and some look out toward the panoramic marina and busy harbour, where you can enjoy the activity of passing ships and vessels in one of Australia’s most important ports, as you sip a cool drink in your own private balcony. Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone provides a manned reception desk for your convenience from early morning to late evening. Apartment features include complimentary tea and coffee making facilities; fully stocked mini-bar; hairdryer; iron and ironing board; laundry and dry cleaning (charges apply); in-room Wi-Fi (charges apply); complimentary Foxtel.
OTHER FEATURES: Recently awarded the Westpac Business Excellence Award for the Wide Bay region, Rocksalt Restaurant and Bar is a warm and friendly establishment creating consistently fresh and delicious cuisine that will satisfy all palates. The restaurant offers indoor and outdoor dining facilities in contemporary bistro-style surroundings overlooking the hotel pool and BBQ area. Tempt your taste buds with Rocksalt’s modern Australian cuisine and prepare yourself to sample a great selection of tapas from Bedida, our tapas bar. The Rocksalt Restaurant and Bar is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner offering an a-la-carte menu that will meet the high standards of the fussiest of foodies. Room service is available during limited hours offering the same menu as the restaurant. The hotel’s other facilities and amenities include business centre services; safety deposit box at Reception; free Wi-Fi access in public areas; swimming pool and BBQ area. Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone is a smoke-free establishment.
SURROUNDS: Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone is located in Gladstone CBD, and only 150m from the Gladstone Entertainment and Convention Centre, an excellent venue for cultural entertainment including opera, musicals and other theatre. Approximately 30m walk from the hotel you will find yourself in the centre of the dining and entertainment district where you can explore trendy restaurants, cafes and bars. Within a 15 to 20 minute walking radius of the hotel can be found various points of interest including major shopping centres such as Kin Kora and Centro; and for those who wish to take it easy there are metropolitan buses that service all major sites and amenities around the city. Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone is a great base from which to access most locations of interest such as the Heron Island departure point, Port Curtis Yacht Club, and facilities such as the regional library, council, the aquatic centre, tennis courts, Central Queensland University Campus and the Mater hospital precinct. Top attractions easily reached from the hotel include the art gallery and museum, botanical gardens, the marina, and a variety of tours to the Gecko Valley Winery, Spinnaker Park and East Shores Water Park, Awoonga Dam, Tannum Sands Beach and a lot more.
TRANSPORTATION: Metro Hotel and Apartments Gladstone offers complimentary parking facilities subject to availability. Gladstone train station and coach terminal are located 2 minutes drive from the hotel offering services to intrastate locations and connections for interstate trains. Taxis are readily available. Distance to Gladstone Airport is approximately 6.3km.