Inner City Wellness: The Westin Brisbane

November 1, 2018

Inner City Wellness: The Westin Brisbane

When you think of Brisbane’s CBD you usually picture busy corporate life. But what if you could combine city living with health and wellness? Brisbane’s newest five star hotel, The Westin Brisbane, is on a mission to do just that with their unique urban retreat in the heart of the river city.

With the popularity of the Melbourne, Sydney and Perth locations, The Westin Brisbane will be the perfect accompaniment to the thriving Brisbane CBD and offer something entirely new to the guests of Queensland’s capital.

“Brisbane has emerged as a sophisticated and vibrant city and The Westin Brisbane will be a welcome addition to the fabric of the city,” says Brad Mercer, general manager of The Westin Brisbane.

The Westin Brisbane“The hotel will be well positioned to service the influx of both domestic and international travellers seeking a hotel that focuses on health and wellbeing, while providing a level of style and elegance synonymous with the Westin brand.”

Westin Hotels and Resorts aims to empower guests through their six pillars of wellbeing; sleep well, eat well, move well, feel well, work well and play well. They’ve certainly achieved this goal at The Westin Brisbane through the introduction of their Heavenly® bed, invigorating Heavenly® bath experience, the first Heavenly spa by Westin™ in Australia, the RunWESTIN™ concierge, a resort-style swimming pool overlooking the city skyline and the fully equipped WestinWORKOUT® fitness studio.

“The Westin Brisbane will embody the health and wellness philosophy that has become an integral part of the experience at Westin hotels around the world,” says Brad.

“Whether it’s in the day spa, in the fitness studio, in our restaurants or guest rooms, our guests will be immersed in the hotel’s wellbeing programs and leave us feeling refreshed and revitalised.”

If you can’t miss a workout while you travel, The Westin is the hotel for you, with its fully equipped WestinWORKOUT™ fitness studio offering group circuit training and personal training sessions. If you’re only bringing the essentials on your trip to Brisbane, the studio offers a New Balance® gear lending program which provides freshly laundered and sanitised activewear and trainers for guests to use during their stay.

If that’s not enough for the fitness fanatics, the hotel’s exclusive RunWESTIN™ concierge offers a resident running buddy for guests looking to explore the local area. New Balance has again teamed up with the hotel to provide five and eight kilometre running routes through the city, plus you have access to cutting edge technology, which tracks changes in your body composition to gain a more complete picture of your overall wellness.
Aqua aerobics is offered in the hotel’s 300 square metre swimming pool, while yoga and Pilates classes take place on the pool deck. If relaxation is more your style, the impressive pool area offers luxury cabanas and Brisbane’s first swim up bar.

“Whether it’s in the day spa, in the fitness studio, in our restaurants or guest rooms, our guests will be immersed in the hotel’s wellbeing programs and leave us feeling refreshed and revitalised.”

Wellness doesn’t stop at fitness and relaxation, it’s also about rest and revitalisation, which is why Westin offers luxurious amenities in every room. Experience the perfect bathroom, thanks to the Heavenly® shower with a revitalising rain shower and a revolutionary curved shower rod, plus white tea aloe bath amenities, extra-large bath towels and plush bathrobes.

There’s nothing worse than going on a holiday or work trip and losing sleep from an uncomfortable bed. That’s why every room in The Westin Brisbane features the slumber-inducing, world renowned Heavenly bed complete with 250-thread count sheets, down duvets and pillows and custom pillow-top mattresses and a Sleep Well lavender balm to soothe the senses.

Within walking distance of the Queen Street Mall, Eagle Street Pier, Botanic Gardens and the South Bank Parklands and arts precinct, and offering 299 guest rooms and suites, each with sweeping views of the city skyline, The Westin Brisbane allows you to fully embrace the very best of the river city. The $200 million hotel is part of a brand new development called Mary Lane, which will offer an array of vibrant dining venues and stylish residences in the heart of the CBD.

The hotel is also the ideal setting for functions and boasts more than 930 square metres of conference and event space, equipped with the latest technology and a dynamic space for guests to thrive and engage in thoughtful and stimulating meetings and events. Take advantage of the hotels extensive pool deck by extending your function beyond the ballroom to one of three designated poolside decks.

Whether you are looking for the perfect wellness getaway, you’re a health and wellness buff visiting Brisbane, or you simply want to experience the luxury of Brisbane’s newest five star hotel, The Westin Brisbane is for you. Eat, sleep, move, work, play and feel well while experiencing the beautiful river city and all the magic it has to offer.

Eat Well at The Westin Brisbane

The Westin Brisbane’s food and beverage offering will deliver fresh, local produce, with nutritious and healthy options, inspiring dining experiences and stylish and refined interiors.

Eden’s Table, will offer an interactive dining experience with a menu that celebrates locally sourced produce from ocean to paddock, complemented by a finely curated wine list.

The Charles’ is a vibrant street-side jazz bar located off the hotel lobby that transitions from café to cocktail bar.

Nautilus Pool, set in the hotel’s 300 square metre resort style swimming pool, Nautilus is Brisbane’s first swim up pool bar, with views across the city skyline.

The Westin Brisbane
111 Mary Street, Brisbane
Phone: 3557 8888
westinbrisbane.com

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