Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland
The property is situated at 40 Elizabeth Street in the retail precinct of the Brisbane CBD. The site is centrally located in the block bounded by George and Albert Streets and the Queen Street Mall and is situated one property removed from the busy intersection of George and Elizabeth Street. Abutting the property to the north is the Myer Centre, one of Australia's largest inner city shopping complexes incorporating multi-level car park, cinemas, Brisbane City Council bus interchange, Myer department store, food court and over 170 specialty stores.
A 3.5-star Ibis Hotel comprising 368 guest rooms within 27 levels is currently under construction with completion due in December 2015. The new hotel development will have street access from Elizabeth Street with the Conrad Treasury Casino located directly opposite this property. The surrounding precinct has been significantly enhanced with the completion of Brisbane Square, a 37 storey office tower and podium of 36,500 sqm accommodating Brisbane City Council's offices and library along with retail facilities and public plaza providing a linkage from the Queen Street Mall to the Victoria Bridge, Southbank Parklands and Convention Centre. Also in the vicinity, are a number of Queensland State Government buildings including the Executive Building and Parliament House whilst the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane's second major university campus is located nearby at the end of George Street. Residential development has also become a feature of the area with Devine's Casino Towers being the latest project to be completed.
Elizabeth Street is a busy one way street that which links to exits off the Riverside Expressway and runs in a north-easterly direction through the city centre to the commercial office precinct around Eagle Street. The surrounding road network provides ready access to most parts of Brisbane, the international airport (approx. 15 kilometres away), the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast. It also provides easy pedestrian thoroughfare to the commercial district ensuring very high levels of pedestrian traffic daily. The property is also located in close proximity of Brisbane's Central Train station and Roma Street stations, South Brisbane station, Bus One, City Cats and Ferries.
Accor Asia Pacific Corporation (AAPC) is fully owned by French based Accor SA, the world's largest hotel and tourism group. Accor, the world's leading hotel operator and market leader in Europe, is present in 92 countries with more than 3,700 hotels and 480,000 rooms. With more than170,000 employees in Accor brand hotels worldwide, the Group offers to its clients and partners nearly 45 years of know-how and expertise.
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