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Metro Hotel Ipswich International teams up with Thomas the Tank Engine

Metro Hotel Ipswich International has teamed up for the fourth year with The Workshops Rail Museum to offer families a fantastic holiday deal enabling children to personally meet the world famous Thomas the Tank Engine in the summer holidays.

Eager to provide families with yet another reason to visit Queensland’s oldest provincial city, Metro Hotel Ipswich International is offering a great value package that includes two night’s accommodation and a family ticket for two adults and two children to attend a Day Out With Thomas at the Workshops Rail Museum for just $277.00*, The package is only available from January 26 to 29th 2012 inclusive.

The Workshops Rail Museum is set on the birthplace of Queensland Rail and was crowned Australia’s best heritage and cultural tourism attractions at the 2008 Australian Tourism Awards. It is one of the city’s premier tourist attractions.

Children, families and train enthusiasts are all equally thrilled at a visit to this multi-award winning museum where they can learn all there is to know about trains, railways and the history of rail, from early steam engines and diesel giants to high-tech tilt trains.

For parents and train enthusiasts, the museum offers many other fabulous attractions, including the Trackside Café and Museum Shop.
Rated four and a half stars, Metro Hotel Ipswich International is boutique in size but is equipped with all the facilities of a much larger hotel. The seven-storey hotel offers 97 luxury rooms including options such as serviced apartments and spa suites.

Ipswich itself provides numerous other reasons to visit this wonderful city in summer with many of the city’s buildings dating back to the 1800s. There are also many beautiful townships to explore in this spectacular region, with more adult activities including visits to local vineyards, hot air ballooning, skydiving, canoeing and bushwalking.

Only 40 minutes from Brisbane and an hour from the Gold Coast, or as a stopover for people travelling up and down the coast, Ipswich offers something for everyone these school holidays while the Metro Hotel Ipswich International provides the perfect excuse for a family night away.

*subject to availability
*available from January 26-29, 2012 inclusive
Guests can book this package by calling the property direct on 07 3812 8077.

Big comfortable room and great location.
- Metro Apartments on King Michael N, Agoda