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Fortitude ValleyBrisbane

From the rattle of morning Yum Cha trolleys to all-night dance floor beats, Fortitude Valley is the centre of round-the-clock action in Brisvegas.

From lazy brunches to Chinatown lunches and sweet treats, Fortitude Valley cafés serve up some of Brissie’s finest food. Check out markets and boutique shops in the mall. Grunge and glamour clash in the neighbourhood’s revamped buildings, where restaurants and bars entice revellers to linger longer. After dark, Fortitude Valley pulses with energy as club doors swing open and the neighbourhood’s nocturnal side comes out to play.


Popular places to visit in Fortitude Valley

Chinatown Mall
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Chinatown Mall

3.5/5(47 reviews)

Sample authentic and affordable Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese and Korean cuisine in this typical Asian precinct in the heart of Brisbane’s bustling Fortitude Valley.

Institute of Modern Art
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Institute of Modern Art

Delve into Brisbane’s burgeoning arts scene in “The Judy,” where you can see the latest exhibits at one of Australia’s oldest independent art galleries.

Queen Street Mall
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Queen Street Mall

4.5/5(3,028 reviews)

Visit Brisbane's premier shopping destination, where modern shops & boutiques are set behind 19th & 20th century building facades.

South Bank Parklands
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South Bank Parklands

4.5/5(2,661 reviews)

Swim in the sparkling water of an inner-city beach, stroll through lush gardens and taste gourmet gelato all while staying close to Brisbane’s busy downtown area.

Roma Street Parkland
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Roma Street Parkland

4.5/5(1,161 reviews)

Take time out from the busy city centre and step into a paradise of calm with spacious green lawns, water features, flowers, public art and plant life.

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

4.5/5(176 reviews)

Visit the largest koala sanctuary in the world to hug a koala, feed the kangaroos or watch a bird of prey show at this beautiful natural wildlife park.

Top activities in Fortitude Valley

Best of Brisbane Brewery Tour Full Day Tour with Tastings
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Best of Brisbane Brewery Tour Full Day Tour with Tastings

AU$180
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Sightseeing River Cruise with Admission to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
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Sightseeing River Cruise with Admission to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

AU$85
Per adult
98% of travellers recommend
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Day Admission
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Day Admission

AU$42
Per adult
86% of travellers recommend
Australia Zoo Admission with Express Transfers
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Australia Zoo Admission with Express Transfers

AU$89
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Moreton Island Full-Day Snorkel, Kayak & Sand-toboggan Tour
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Moreton Island Full-Day Snorkel, Kayak & Sand-toboggan Tour

AU$169
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
City Winery Brisbane Wine and Food Pairing Experience
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City Winery Brisbane Wine and Food Pairing Experience

AU$131
Per adult

Top hotels in Fortitude Valley

Oakwood Hotel & Apartments Brisbane
Oakwood Hotel & Apartments Brisbane
4 out of 5
15 Ivory Lane, Fortitude Valley, QLD
The price is AU$102 per night from 29 Oct. to 30 Oct.

Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Howard Smith Wharves and Eagle Street Pier. Queen Street Mall and ...

4/5Very Good! (917 reviews)

"Great view, lovely staff. Great location... lots of great food places nearby"…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug. 2020

Oakwood Hotel & Apartments Brisbane
Sage Hotel James Street
Sage Hotel James Street
4 out of 5
70 James Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$132 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Fortitude Valley, this boutique hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Emporium and Chinatown Mall. Story Bridge and RNA Showgrounds are also within ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (444 reviews)

"This hotel has friendly staff, the rooms are cleaned well and overall the property is in very good condition and well maintained. The bed is pretty comfortable. Super convenient location!"…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep. 2020

Sage Hotel James Street
Ovolo The Valley Brisbane
Ovolo The Valley Brisbane
5 out of 5
1000 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$178 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Fortitude Valley, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Emporium and Tivoli. Queen Street Mall and Roma Street Parkland are also within ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (994 reviews)

"A beautiful change to the former Emporium fitout. Loved the downstairs bar and the rooms have a nice layout too. Breakfast is amazing!"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2020

Ovolo The Valley Brisbane
The Calile Hotel
The Calile Hotel
5 out of 5
48 James Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
The price is AU$289 per night from 1 Nov. to 2 Nov.

Located in Fortitude Valley, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of James Street and Emporium. Howard Smith Wharves and RNA Showgrounds are also within ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (195 reviews)

"The hotel is fabulous! In a great location, staff are so friendly and wonderful!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep. 2020

The Calile Hotel
FV by Peppers
FV by Peppers
4.5 out of 5
191 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$188 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Fortitude Valley, this luxury apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Brunswick Street Mall, RNA Showgrounds and Howard Smith Wharves. Story ...

4.2/5Very Good! (240 reviews)
& sad

"The hotel stay was quite good however I’m a pretty disappointed that the $200 deposit that I was required to leave hasn’t gone back into my bank account yet."…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

FV by Peppers
TRYP by Wyndham Fortitude Valley Hotel Brisbane
TRYP by Wyndham Fortitude Valley Hotel Brisbane
4 out of 5
14-20 Constance Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
The price is AU$132 per night from 12 Nov. to 13 Nov.

Located in Fortitude Valley, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Tivoli and RNA Showgrounds. Brisbane Powerhouse and Suncorp Stadium are also within 3 mi ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (596 reviews)

"Loved everything from staff, location and the availbitiy to everything at your door step..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

TRYP by Wyndham Fortitude Valley Hotel Brisbane
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