We know that some of our most motivated volunteers, visitors, exhibitors, and partners are coming from interstate, and will have to book an accommodation for the duration of their weekend at Le Festival. Thus, to help you choose among the many accommodation options available CBD, we have developed partnerships with a few places that will offer you a great experience in Brisbane. Below are our three main recommendations: Sofitel Brisbane Central, the Novotel South Bank, and the Riverside Hotel South Bank.

Novotel Brisbane South Bank

Whether doing business or taking a breather, the striking new Novotel Brisbane South Bank is perfectly located close to the Brisbane River to make your Brisbane stay memorable. You will enjoy stunning views, lush parklands, superb dining experiences, fine galleries, and the riverbank Streets Beach. Nearby, the seven hectares of beautiful Musgrave Park host some of Brisbane’s vibrant annual festivals and events.

For a fantastic dine-in experience, the fresh, local cuisine at Spice Central will delight you. When you want to relax, laze in our sunny outdoor pool or re-energise in the fitness centre. Novotel Brisbane South Bank has 238 sleek, stylish rooms imbued with touches of local culture and the comfort of our exclusive Live N’ Dream beds and bedding.

No matter how well you know Brisbane, Novotel Brisbane South Bank will help you see it with fresh eyes.

The Novotel Brisbane South Bank is offering a discount for a NOVOTEL Standard room at $220 per room, per night, including breakfast for one, for all visitors of Le Festival. To benefit from this promotion, send an email to and quote “Brisbane French Festival Attendees”.


Sofitel Brisbane Central


Amidst the bustling CBD, Sofitel Brisbane Central boasts 433 luxury rooms, including Club Rooms and 20 luxurious.

All accommodation exudes an artistic feel that links progressive contemporary design with refined French elegance. Sofitel Brisbane Central’s are appointed in an inviting palette of neutral tones, charcoal highlights, and rich chocolates. The rooms and suites create a welcoming feeling, which is complemented by the finest luxury amenities to set the hotel as Brisbane’s finest accommodation.

Riverside Hotel


Riverside Hotel is ideally positioned for both business and holiday travellers. It is conveniently located just an easy stroll away from Southbank Parklands – the hub of the Cultural Precinct in Brisbane – QPAC and GOMA. In addition, it is just across the river from the vibrant city centre. The ideal location of Riverside Hotel makes it a fantastic choice for accommodation in Brisbane.

Promo code: LEFESTIVAL2018 It gave you $10 reduction per night/per room

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