We are so lucky in South East Queensland to have so many beautiful destinations. South East Queensland includes areas such as Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast. There are a number of must see locations throughout South East Queensland that offer fabulous access for people with a disability. With a great selection of accessible accommodation options available along with a number of wheelchair friendly activities and local attractions, there is so much to see and do.
Explore the Roma Street parklands in Brisbane to cruising the sandy white beaches of the Sunshine Coast.
When looking to stay at a new location, finding suitable accommodation is always the first thing on my to-do lists. For me, a wheelchair accessible bathroom along with step free access into the room is a must. Thankfully, there are a number of Wheelchair accessible accommodation options suitable for wheelchair users and guests with limited mobility across Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast regions.
Accessible Accommodation may include wheelchair friendly hotel rooms to accessible apartments with full kitchens and specially designed accessible open plan bathrooms that meet disability standards,
Below is a list of wheelchair accessible accommodation for Brisbane and Sunshine Coast that has partnered with us at Wheelie Accessible Adventures. Read about their accessible features and how they might be suitable for your access needs.
Quest Breakfast Creek is located in North Brisbane in Albion, just 10 minutes from the Brisbane Airport,
Quest Breakfast Creek offers 7 Studio wheelchair Accessible Apartments that have been specially designed with an accessible bathroom to accommodate wheelchair guests and guest with limited mobility. Quest Breakfast Creek also offers Two Bedroom Accessible Apartment options by interconnecting a Standard One Bedroom Apartment with an Accessible Studio Apartment. The open plan accessible studio rooms are a fabulous option for wheelchair users as there is plenty of room to move. Click here to view our full listing on Quest Breakfast Creek
Quest Woolloongabba is a perfect choice for wheelchair users looking for an accessible apartment option that offers a full kitchen and washer/dryer within the room.
Quest Woolloongabba is located in the famous Woolloongabba precinct and is just minutes from the Brisbane CBD and South Bank Parklands. With one, two and three bedroom wheelchair accessible apartment options available, it is a great choice for family members and carers who require a separate bedroom. With the large accessible bathroom, it’s also a great choice for those who need a large space, especially if using a hoist for transfers. Click here to view our full listing on Quest Woolloongabba.
Quest on Story Bridge has an one wheelchair accessible apartment with a step free accessible bathroom. Quest on Story Bridge is located in the heart of Kangaroo Point, just 5 minutes from Brisbane’s CBD, and only 20 minutes from Brisbane Airport. The ground floor one bedroom accessible apartment has a Queen bed and sleeps 2 people. This apartment is great for couples who don’t require a separate bed option or additional bedrooms. Click here to view our full listing on Quest on Story Bridge.
Quest Toowoomba offers One and Two Bedroom Wheelchair Accessible Apartments with accessible bathrooms and wide doorways.
Quest Toowoomba is located in Toowoomba within the Darling Down region, only 20 minutes from Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport. The apartment hotel is conveniently located next to Queens Park, walking distance to Empire Theatre and Grand Central. Each purpose-built serviced apartment offers all the comforts of home with accessibility in mind. With a large open plan bathroom and open plan living area, Quest Toowoomba is a great option for wheelchair users who are traveling with companions and who need a little extra space. Click here to view our full listing on Quest Toowoomba.
Essence Apartments Chermside offers 3 studio apartments that are wheelchair accessible with a large accessible bathroom. The apartments are located in North Brisbane suburb of Chermside. These apartments are close to Westfield Chermside shopping centre, which is one of the largest shopping centres in Queensland. Essence Apartments Chermside is located next to Prince Charles Hospital and St Vincent’s Private Hospital, so it is a great choice for those who require accessible accommodation during hospital visits. Click here to view our full listing on Essence Apartments Chermside.
Essence Suites Taronga located in Taronga, Brisbane, offers 6 modern wheelchair accessible apartments. There are 3 studio rooms available and 3 two bedroom suites. With both of these apartment types available, it gives guests the ability to choose a suite that best suits their needs. Each apartment offers a large accessible bathroom great for wheelchair users and those who need room for a hoist. The suites are located across from Westside Private Hospital and are a great option for medical stays. Click here to view our full listing on Essence Suites Taronga.
Rydges South Bank Brisbane is located in the heart of Brisbane South Bank. The Hotel is connected via a walkway to the Convention & Exhibition Centre and is just a short walk to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Wheel Of Brisbane and many of South Banks popular attractions.
Rydges South Bank Brisbane offers 3 Wheelchair Accessible Rooms. Each Wheelchair Accessible room provides a large open plan bedroom area that allows easy access for bed transfers and for wheelchair users to move around freely. Click here to view our full listing on Rydges South Bank.
One of the most popular accessible apartments on the Sunshine Coast, Newport Mooloolaba offers a fabulous wheelchair accessible apartment with an accessible bathroom. This apartment has been designed to accommodate wheelchair users with high care needs, and includes an adjustable bed, a hoist and a commode chair during your stay. This wheelchair accessible apartment is open planned and offers 3 bedrooms that can accommodate up to five guests. Click here to view our full listing on Newport Mooloolaba.
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If you know of wheelchair friendly accommodation that you think should be included in this list, we would love to hear about it!