LAST MINUTE SUMMER HOLIDAY IDEAS FROM MANTRA HOTELS AND RESORTS ACROSS AUSTRALIA
Last minute summer holiday ideas including laid back beachside getaways or vibrant city stays – all in spacious Mantra apartment hotels across Australia:
GREAT OCEAN ROAD: Stay by the Seaside
Escape to Mantra Lorne this summer and enjoy the only beachfront resort in town, offering something to suit everyone. Stay in a One Bedroom Apartment from $299* per night, for a minimum of three nights, and enjoy a host of activities onsite, including kids' movies on an outdoor screen at dusk, the Pizza and Peroni Bar open every day for lunch and dinner, music on the lawn from 3pm Sundays, an Endota Day Spa, plus complimentary activities such as lawn bowls, outdoor chess and croquet. Or hire a bicycle, quad bike or buggy, take some surf lessons or challenge yourself to a high ropes course. Valid for sale until 26 January 2015, and for travel from 19 December 2014 to 26 January 2015. Call 13 14 15 or visit www.mantra.com.au/lorne
NEW SOUTH WALES
TWEED COAST: Beach and Bikes
There's so much to experience at Mantra on Salt Beach these school holidays that exploring the pristine sandy beaches and coastline of Salt Village in Kingscliff is only just the beginning. Stay from $109* per room per night in a Hotel Room, saving 30% off the normal rate, and bring plenty of energy. Choose from onsite school holiday activities including a Kids Club, junior adventure gurus, bike tours and pool side movies from 29 December 2014 to 26 January 2015, weekend yoga classes for $10 per person, and new bikes for hire including mountain bikes, cruisers and kids' bikes. Take care of your tastebuds with a new menu at Season and special Christmas and Boxing Day menus at Season and Surge, serving up exciting combinations and flavours of the Tweed Valleys local produce, with an intriguing new selection of small and large share plates. Book to avoid disappointment. Valid for sale until 31 March 2015 and valid for travel to 30 September 2015. Call 13 14 15 or visit www.mantra.com.au/salt
CENTRAL COAST: Summer Sizzler for School Holidays
Beat the heat these school holidays with an affordable trip to the beach for the family, with Mantra Ettalong Beach offering the ideal Summer Sizzles Package. Stay in a One Bedroom Spa Suite with a hinterland view from $159* per night when travelling to 24 December 2014, or stay from $199* per night when travelling between 4-27 January. You can also bring the kids for free with the offer of a complementary sofa bed for two children aged under 12 years. Valid for sale to 27 January 2015. Save 40% off the standard rate including sofa. Call 131415 or visit www.mantra.com.au/ettalongbeach
AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
CANBERRA: Art, Wine and an Upgrade
Enjoy the finer things in life with the James Turrell Special at Mantra on Northbourne, located just one block back from the CBD. Stay from $189* per night with an upgrade option to a One Bedroom Apartment for just $10 extra. Enjoy breakfast for two, a bottle of wine on arrival and a 12pm late checkout, giving you plenty of time to squeeze in a visit to the National Gallery of Australia's newest exhibition 'James Turrell: A Retrospective', which explores the artist's life work over almost 50 years, bringing together Projection pieces, built spaces, holograms, drawings, prints and photographs. Valid for sale and travel from 13 December, 2014, to 8 June, 2015. Call 1300 737 111 or visit www.mantra.com.au/northbourne For exhibition details visit www.nga.gov.au/JamesTurrell .
PORT DOUGLAS: Tropical Escape Awaits
Take advantage of the Stay and Save rates at Mantra Portsea in the coastal haven of Port Douglas with 20% off the standard rack rate for One Bedroom from $143* per night, including continental breakfast. This family-friendly resort has plenty to keep you active, ranging from three pools, a kids slide, waterfalls, cascading spa pools, tennis court and direct access to the beautiful 4 Mile Beach, as well as a swim up pool bar with live music on selected nights. Valid for sale to 24 December 2014 and for travel to May 2015 (excluding 24 December 2015 to 6 January 2015). Quote 'Stay and Save' when you call 07 4087 2000 or visit www.mantraportsea.com.au/portsea
BRISBANE: Shopping up a festive treat
Enjoy a touch of New York in the heart of Brisbane staying at Mantra Midtown Apartments. With rates from $169* per night for a One Bedroom Apartment, during your stay sample the new menu at 127 Bar & Bistro from new Head Chef Sam Richards, whose devised delicious dishes such as Jerk Pork and slaw sliders, Jondaryan Wagyu Bresaola and Salt Bush Lamb Shoulder. The hotel is perfectly situated for Christmas shopping or Summer Sales with Queen Street Mall just a short stroll away. Call 13 14 15 or visit www.mantra.com.au for bookings.
BRISBANE: The Main Event
Let the family enjoy some space these holidays at Mantra On The Quay, which has great size apartments and large units with balcony and river views, not to mention its location close to everything the city has to offer, from shopping and restaurants to the appealing Eagle Street Pier precinct. Ideally located to attend events like the Stereosonics Music Festival at the RNA showgrounds from 6-7 December just a 10-minute walk from the hotel, and the AFC Asian Cup at Suncorp Stadium from 17-18 January. Or relax onsite with fun around the pool or playing a spot of tennis. Stay in a Two Bedroom Apartment from $243* per night, for a minimum of three nights. Valid for sale and travel to 31 March 2015. Call 131415 or visit www.mantra.com.au/on-the-quay.
ADELAIDE: Last Minute Summer Holiday
Treat yourself to a summer holiday in the calm and collected city of Adelaide. Whether you're after a spot of city shopping, or skipping between beaches and wines, Adelaide has it all, complete with the perfect inner-city hideaway of Mantra Hindmarsh Square. Located in a peaceful secluded part of the CBD, yet just moments away from Rundle Mall & Rundle street dining and shopping precincts, you can stay and indulge in a night in the city with a complimentary upgrade to our newly refurbished Parkview Suite from $149* per night overlooking Hindmarsh Square. Enjoy complimentary parking and midday check out. Valid for sale from 16-30 December 2014 and for travel from 1-11 January 2015. Call 1300 737 111 or visit www.mantra.com.au/hindmarshsquare
*Conditions apply, subject to availability. Block-out dates and minimum night stays may apply. Rates are limited in availability and subject to change without notice. Prices based on per room per night. Surcharges may apply to certain days as advertised.