Kangaroo Point is home to the largest number of holiday and residential towers in Brisbane, and it’s no surprise given the area’s close proximity to the CBD and easy access to the highways leading to both the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.
If you are planning a stay in Brisbane, whether it’s for work or pleasure, there is no better location than Kangaroo Point.
Kangaroo Point Accommodation
Kangaroo Point is well known as one of the most popular areas to stay in Brisbane.
The area features a huge range of accommodation from five star hotels through to budget and backpacker accommodation.
Basing yourself in Kangaroo Point keeps you close to all the action. The CBD is just a ferry ride across the river, or a leasurly walk across the Story Bridge and around the boardwalk. Also within walking distance is Brisbane’s best nightlife in the Valley.
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What to do in Kangaroo Point
Kangaroo Point is not only handy to some of Brisbane’s best attractions, but it also home to some of Brisbane’s best attractions!
The Story Bridge Adventure Climb allows visitors to climb the iconic Story Bridge, where you will be rewarded with amazing views of Brisbane River, the beautiful city skyline and surrounding areas.
We’ve recently had a great review of the bridge climb added to the site which you can read here.
The Kangaroo Point cliffs are a hive of activity, with plenty of parkland available for picnics and relaxing. The cliffs are also well known for climbing, and are very popular with climbers from all over the country.
Below the cliffs you will find the award winning Riverlife adventure group. Riverlife offer a huge range of activities, from kayaking down the Brisbane River to climbing the famous Kangaroo Point cliffs.
Kangaroo Point Restaurants
You will never be short of somewhere to eat in Kangaroo Point. The large number of holiday complexes in the area mean there are plenty of restaurants around, and the area is also home to a number of well known pubs that serve up some amazing food.
Tucked under the Story Bridge is the Story Bridge Hotel. This is one of the premier venues in Brisbane, especially after its recent refurbishment. Also in Kangaroo Point is the Pineapple Hotel, which is famous for its steaks and relaxed atmosphere.
Of course if you’re after something a little more simple there is every fast food and takeaway shop you could imagine down Main St and the surrounding areas.
Kangaroo Point Business
We will be adding many more businesses to our directory shortly, but the first Kangaroo Point business supporter we would like to identify is Builders Insurance.
These guys provide expert insurance service to all builders in Kangaroo Point and throughout Brisbane and Australia, and we highly recommend them.
Another favourite business of ours is kids beds. These guys are actually located south of Kangaroo Point, but they do service the area and will deliver their amazing kids furniture to all areas of Kangaroo Point.