The Hotel Kurrajong Canberra offers boutique, quality, heritage listed hotel accommodation, ideally located in the heart of the Canberra in the Parliamentary Precinct, on the National Circuit in Barton, only a short walk from the new Parliament House.
Ideal for singles, couples, families, groups of friends holidaying together, sporting groups, corporate business travellers, government employees, hospital outpatients or visitors looking for quality hotel accommodation in a great Canberra location, the Hotel Kurrajong Canberra is nestled in the quiet leafy streets surrounding the heart of Australia's seat of Government. The Old Parliament House, Questacon, the National Portrait Gallery, the National Rose Gardens and the National Gallery of Australia are all within a 10 minute stroll. It is a 6 minute drive to the Royal Australian Mint and 9 minutes to the Canberra International Airport. The Canberra Hospital is a 10 minute drive away.
Boasting period architecture, reflecting it's elegant history and position as a Canberra treasure, the Hotel Kurrajong is an iconic heritage boutique hotel whose origins go back to the birth of Canberra as the nation's capital and whose corridors are steeped in Canberra's political history. Designed in 1924 by the Commonwealth's Chief Architect, John Smith Murdoch (who also designed the Parliament House), the Hotel Kurrajong is a fine example of early Commonwealth architecture, influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright and Walter Burley Griffin. The hotel has retained many of its finest historic architectural features including the pavilions, deep verandahs and radiating courtyards and has also recreated authentic design features.
Beautifully refurbished, the Hotel Kurrajong Canberra comprises 147 superbly appointed guest accommodation rooms overlooking the hotel's pretty terrace gardens, 26 of which are located in the Heritage wing with four executive suites, four balcony rooms and eight terrace rooms. All are modern, spacious, comfortable and non smoking, featuring contemporary furnishings and decor, individually controlled air conditioning and heating, comfortable beds with premium bedding in a range of configurations, wardrobe/ closet, alarm clock, radio, private en suite bathroom with shower/bath, toilet, hair dryer and FREE premium Zambelli bathroom amenities, bathrobes and slippers, full length mirror, seating area with sofa/arm chairs, wall mounted flat screen IP LCD TV with WIFI connectivity to personal devices and satellite channels, FREE Foxtel TV (including movies, sport, news, history and entertainment),, Iphone / Ipod docking station, pay per view movies, USB charging points, FREE WIFI at 512 Kbps for two devices per room, safety deposit box/ laptop safe, work desk/station, direct dial phone, fridge and mini bar, Vittoria coffee machine and pods, tea/coffee making facilities, complimentary tea and coffee, iron/ ironing board and wake up service. All towels and linen are provided.
The Hotel Kurrajong Canberra offers the most modern facilities as would be expected from Canberra's Premier Boutique Hotel including 24 hour reception with 24 hour check-in, a 24-hour fitness center, a terrace overlooking the hotel gardens and tour/ticket assistance.
The on site Chifley’s Bar & Grill is open for breakfast lunch and dinner, offering a unique experience in a classically elegant yet beautifully refurbished dining room, which extends to a glassed-in terrace overlooking the hotel gardens. The whiskey bar features a menu of carefully curated liquors and cocktails, craft beers, ciders and artisan wines.
Further guest facilities and services include non smoking rooms, suites and throughout the hotel, concierge service, dry cleaning/ laundry service, FREE WIFI at 512 Kbps for two devices per room, luggage storage, guest laundry facilities, fee pay on site car parking, bicycle racks, FREE newspapers in the lobby, lift/elevator, fireplace in the lobby, garden, room service, porter/bellhop, facilities for disabled guests, safety deposit boxes, express check-in/check-out, daily housekeeping and FREE cot hire. Children under 12 years STAY FREE OF CHARGE when using existing beds.
Business facilities include FREE WIFI at 512 Kbps for two devices per room, a 24 hour business centre, faxing facilities, photocopying services and conference/ meeting/banquet facilities.
The Hotel Kurrajong Canberra is ideal for both the government and private sectors, corporate groups as well as tourist and holiday makers, looking forward to wlecoming you and ensuring you as wonderful stay in Canberra.