The national capital and its centre of parliament provide an elegant, tranquil setting that is characterised by landmark natural and built structures.
The splendour of Lake Burley Griffin, with its neighbouring National Gallery of Australia, other world-class museums, and a burgeoning food, wine and coffee-lovers’ scene, provide the makings for a weekend filled with the fine art of relaxation.
You can take to the skies in a range of breathtaking hot air ballooning experiences to capture the sunrise magic of Canberra’s serene location and abundant national parkland.
Indulge in a spot of retail therapy with the designer labels on offer at the Canberra Centre.
Or you could simply sit, back, relax and soak up the surroundings at a range of luxurious accommodation options with great deals offered at Hotels.com.
The Hyatt Hotel Canberra harks back to an era of old-world glamour with contemporary flair and styling. This luxurious five-star hotel, part of the Park Hyatt group, provides a sprawling, perfectly manicured setting and the city’s finest offerings in food, wine and full-service day spa treatments.
You are also exquisitely placed within strolling distance of Lake Burley Griffin and the National Gallery of Australia – for perusing the blockbuster exhibitions and world-famous works in its permanent collection. The National Portrait Gallery is also close at hand, for art lovers who seek the ultimate relaxation in visual immersion.
The five-star Ovolo Nishi is the latest in designer styling. Located in the centre of Civic, this fashionista favourite features the cream of haute cuisine, luxurious appointments and facilities, including a premium full-service day spa. When these essential elements combine, the Ovolo Nishi experience is custom-made for weekend-style indulgence, relaxation and, ultimately, rejuvenation.
Weekend visitors can also choose from a range of centrally located and elegantly styled luxury hotels that innately inspire the art of relaxation.
Hotels.com offers accommodation options at the stylish 4.5-star Hotel Realm on the National Circuit, 4.5-star Peppers Gallery Hotel and the 4.5-star Novotel Canberra, with its breathtaking indoor pool, steam room and spa bath, just to name a few.
These upmarket hotel options are not only attractively priced, but also offer tranquil settings, first-class hotel facilities and services, and stunning lake, Parliament House or city-access and outlook.
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