FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1 SEPTEMBER 2017

We are pleased to announce that we are finalist in the Queensland Hotel Awards - QHA

2017 Finalist Outstanding Community Service and Achievement 1 -99 employees

and

2017 Finalist Best Apartment/Suite 

We thank our business partners and guest who helped to achieve this result.

 

For Immediate Release: 10 July 2017 Essence Serviced Apartments launching Hot Desks 2017 - Co Working Desk 

$35/day, or $45 /evening * subject to availability 

Co-working desks are available in our spacious shared meeting room, all air-conditioned spaces with natural light, dual access and complimentary access to our guest lounge and garden terrace.
 
OPEN 9:00am – 4:30pm Monday to Fridays – Bookings to be made 24 hours prior to arrival subject to availability
 
EVENING 4.30pm – 9:00pm Monday to Friday - Bookings to be made 24 hours prior to arrival subject to availability
 
BY PRIOR APPOINTMENT - Weekends & Public Holiday* Rates are subject to surcharges

Hot desks include:

Desk & chair in a shared open-plan co working meeting room – Total of 4 desks
Free Tea and coffee
High-speed WiFi access
Air Conditioning and sliding door to access Garden Terrace
Natural light
Bathroom Facilities
No further outgoings
No lease required
Access to shared areas of the building such as equipped kitchen, bathrooms, social alfresco area, and Workshop / Event Space
Monitors for $5 /day, or Cables for $5 /day - with prior arrangements
Catering of Food can be arranged with 48 hours notice
Meeting room can be booked for conference, and training requirements
To secure contact reservations and provide credit card details, no refunds available. Rates are per person per day, T&C will apply.
E|salesmanager @essenceapartments.com P | 3613 7400  or  0408 965 994                  
   

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 23 June 2017

We are pleased to announce that Essence Serviced Apartments has been recognized with a 2017 Certificate of Excellence, based on the consistently great reviews you’ve earned on TripAdvisor.  Only select businesses receive a Certificate of Excellence.

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 18 May 2017.   

Planning your wedding this year? Then consider Essence Serviced Apartments in Chermside for your guest accommodation. Great group deals available. Inquire with res.chermside@essenceapartments.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2 May 2017 Gift Vouchers for your special occassion, Birthday or Christmas are now available at Essence Serviced Apartments. Contact Sales & Marketing for more information P| 3613 7400 or E|salesmanager@essenceapartments.com

Weekend Escape at Essence is now so easy! Visiting Chermside for Westfield Shopping Chermside or DFO then Essence is an ideal choice for your accommodation. Full Service Hotel with complimentary light Breakfast, WiFi, Car Parking, Foxtel and Gym pass. Book Direct and Save. P| 3613 7400 or www.essenceapartments.com

 

Yellow Cabs are pleased to announce fixed pricing from Essence Serviced Apartments, Chermside effective as at 10 March 2017.

The fixed prices are; (from Essence Apartments ) are as below

  • Airport is $38.00
  • Brisbane Entertainment Centre is $32.00.

If  guests request Silver Service or a Maxi Taxi  for a group there will be an extra $11.00 added to the fixed price. Please note that  if the guests/residents are not going to either of these destinations they can still request a fixed price when speaking with an operator at Yellow Cabs.

For More information visit: www.yellowcab.com.au/

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 24 January 2017 Booking.com award to Essence Serviced Apartments 2016

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE; 16 JUNE 2016 - CORPORATE RELOCATIONS

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 13 JUNE 2016 Now servicing Vittoria Coffee in our Guest lounge on level1 from 7am to 9am daily.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 13 MAY 2016 - NEW KING BEDS AT ESSENCE.

Essence has introduced new King beds and Twin King Singles to our guest apartments. Whether you're coming to stay for business or leisure, we are an ideal accommodation choice for your training groups, residential conferences, and sporting groups. With our complimentary access to our guest lounge you are sure to have plenty of entertainment space to enjoy!
 

For More information contact salesmanager@essenceapartments.com


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 5 out of 5 by Jason on Wotif

Great carers accomodation to Prince Charles

Posted Apr 3, 2016

Most comfortable, private and friendly hotel in Chermside. Could not give these guys more praise. Great price, clean and ultimately private home away from home. Great facility. Will go back when needed, no doubt. Keep it up Essence!

Thank you Jason for our wonderful review. WOW! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at Essence Serviced Apartments. Regards Christine
 

 

 

For Immediate Release - 20 April 2016 -Launching our new UTUBE clip of Essence Serviced Apartments. We hope you like it and would you love you to share!

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  "Definitely stay here"

4 of 5 stars1 week ago Reviewed by Kristie W on Trip advsor
 
We had a sick family member so close to hospital was what we were looking for. Essence apparements were fabulous! Gorgeous modern spacious 2 bedroom apparent very modern lots of aircon, balcony, cooking facilities, tv's in every room. Breakfast basic but all you need! Staff friendly an helpful! Plenty of parking close to main drag definitely will return. Thankyou for our stay Essence!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 19 FEBRUARY 2016 - EASTER SALE NOW ON.

Studio Apartment

From $126 per night per room* conditions apply

Including light breakfast (tea, coffee, OJ, toast & choice of 3 cereals), WiFi, car parking, bottled water and gym pass.

  Valid from 24 March to 11 April 2016

 

 

 
 
 

BOOK NOW E|res.chermside@essenceapartments.com P|36137400 or W|essenceapartments.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 20 November 2015 - FRIDAY FRENZY SALE

Essence Serviced Apartments are pleased to announce we will be running a "Friday Frenzy Sale" visit our facebook page to access these great deals; https://www.facebook.com/EssenceApartments/.  Room rates are from $99 per night. Conditions apply and only valid through Facebook or our website www.essenceapartments.com.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 24 September 2015 QHA AWARDS
 
Essence Serviced Apartments attended the QHA Awards Gala Dinner & Presentation, last evening at the Brisbane Exhibition and Convention Centre, Wednesday 23 September 2015. 
 
1000 guests attended the venue for this annual special event - a celebration of industry achievement and an opportunity for hotel industry delegates to enjoy being on the receiving end of an evening of outstanding hospitality.
 
Hotels large and small from all over Queensland participated in the 2015 awards program, which this year saw a record number of nominations.
 
Hosts, Channel 7’s Pat Welsh and radio personality Donna Lynch, presented a total of 43 awards to the state’s best venues in a range of categories.
 
This year’s ceremony paid homage to the ANZAC legacy, acknowledging 100 years of ANZAC service and sacrifice. The evening began with a touching tribute to this legacy, with a remembrance ceremony conducted by the 2nd/14th Light Horse Regiment.
 
Guest-of-honour, the Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe MP, was on hand to award Life Membership to Kerry Jones, a stalwart of the hotel industry and recipient of this most prestigious honour.
 
2015 QHA  Awards for Excellence FINALIST - Essence Serviced Apartments was announced as a FINALIST for our category on 25 August 2015 -
 
Most Outstanding Community Service & Achievement
1 -99 Employees
 
The Winner of the category was Barron Valley Hotel - Congratulations.
 
Thank you to our wonderful staff, who work endlessly to help guests, our partners and our community every day, going over and beyond.
 

And Thank you to our wonderful partners; Holy Spirit Hospital, The Common Good - Prince Charles Hospital, St Johns Ambulance and Mr & Mrs Kepper.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ONLY FULL SIZED KITCHEN IN STUDIO APARTMENTS IN CHERMSIDE

Essence Serviced Apartments are the only Serviced apartment hotel in Chermside Brisbane with a fully functioning kitchen available in every Studio Apartment.  For more information visit: www.essenceapartments.com

    

 

Room Description
This room is an open plan apartment with luxurious queen bed;

1 bathroom with hair dryer;

2 single lounge chairs;

The kitchen is fully equipped with two burner gas cooktop and electric oven, dishwasher, full sized fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster and kettle;

We also supply cutlery and crockery for two (2) people as well as pots & pans and microwave safe cooking utensils;

The LCD TV is wall mounted and includes free Foxtel – including 3 sport channels, movie and children stations;

Wireless internet and workstation, voicemail and direct dial;

Air conditioning available, windows and/or fans as the alternative.

For Bookings contact our reservations department on P| 07 3613 7400

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ESSENCE SERVICED APARTMENTS 

Essence Serviced Apartments are very pleased to announce that we are a 2015 QHA Awards for Excellence FINALIST- MOST OUTSTANDING COMMUNITY SERVICE & ACHIEVEMENT - 1-99 EMPLOYEES.

We will announce more details in late September, thank you to our wonderful partnerships with Holy Spirit Private Hospital, The Prince Charles Hospital- The Common Good", St Johns Ambulance and of course our wonderful guests who never seek to amaze us with your strength, courage and wonderful reviews, especially Mr & Mrs Kepper.

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Essence Serviced Apartments announces on 24 July 2015

 

Essence Serviced Apartments values the benefits of good health, and are now providing every guest apartment daily with a complientary bottle of water

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For More information visit www.essenceapartments.com for more information

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Essence Serviced Apartments announces on 20 July 2015

At Essence Serviced Apartments all our 1 Bedroom Suites, 2 bedroom Apartments and 2 Bedroom Suites have there own laundry facilities.

It makes it a little easier for families or for caring for a loved one in hospital when you have this convenience in your apartment. Next time you stay with us and require these facilities inquire about out 1 bedroom suite or 2 bedroom apartments/suites.


Visit www.essenceapartments.com


 

For more information please contact res.chermside@essenceapartments.com or 07 3613 7400

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Essence Serviced Apartments announced on 20 July 2015


Essence Serviced Apartments specialises in Training, Workshops, and Seminar’s. Our meeting room is available by the half day, full day and evenings, through to full time by negotiation with our Sales & Marketing Manager.

We offer a dedicated team who will listen to your requirements in regards to capacity, facilities, and budget.

Our Meeting Room includes:

 

  • Professional training/seminar/meeting room located on level 1 with access to our guest lounge, billiards table, kitchen facilities and Garden Terrace/BBQ facilities
  • On site car parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Attendee numbers between 2-15 person capacities
  • Bookable by the half day or full day, block bookings of long term or evenings
  • Differing room configurations available: theatre style, U-shape or classroom
  • Presentation equipment includes: whiteboard and TV
  • Discounted hire rate by negotiation
  • Catering options available if required
  • Stationary, water and mints with Tea/Coffee on arrival

Whether you are organising a one-off presentation, need to facilitate a 3 day workshop or are a RTO providing year round training, Essence Serviced Apartments is perfect for you.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT CHRISTINE 07 3613 7400 or email: salesmanager@essenceapartments.com

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Essence SErviced Apartments announced on 22 May 2015

Essence Serviced Apartments are conveniently located on the north side of the CBD, in Chermside, making it an ideal meeting place – especially for those with interstate visitors who require proximity to both the Brisbane Airport, Northern Suburbs or visiting The Prince Charles or Holy Spirit Hospitals.


Essence Serviced Apartments offers a stylish and modern meeting room with the ability to cater for up to 20 people in a board room style facility. Providing natural light, outdoor terrace and garden areas, guest lounge with billiards table, full kitchen facilities, independently controlled air conditioning, remote LCD Flat screen TV. Our meeting room is the perfect location for a relaxed and productive working environment.


The meeting room offers quality custom designed furniture, HD LED TV offering HDMI connection for high quality and professional presentations, high speed wireless internet, whiteboard and, tea and coffee facilities, gourmet corporate catering, and access to garden terrace for breakout sessions.


Whether you are looking for a boutique space to conduct interviews, collaborative training room or group workshop or executive meeting, run one-on-one sessions or are looking for a place get some work done when you’re away from your office, our meeting room is ideal.


Free onsite Car Parking and Free WiFi with dedicated and professional staff to assist.

Half day rates available from up to 4 hours at $180*

Full day rates available from up to 8 hours at $350*

Hourly Rates available from $69*


Or


Our day package at $59* per person includes

FREE Essence Conference stationery and accessories including notepads, pens, mints and a fresh basket of fruit;

FREE High speed broadband internet connection per day;

FREE Audio visual equipment including TV screen and whiteboard;

FREE Venue hire for groups up to 20 delegates* conditions apply;

FREE Tea and coffee available all day with freshly brewed coffee and teas served on arrival;

Morning tea a selection of mini muffins, fresh cakes and slices;

Working lunch a selection of freshly baked white, whole meal bread and tortilla wraps filled with gourmet meats, seafood with fresh salad and vegatables, (Vegetarian and Gluten Free meal options available);

Afternoon tea a selection of premium Australian and imported cheeses accompanied with dried and fresh fruit, nuts and water crackers;


* Prices subject to availability and to change without notice, terms and conditions may apply

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT SALES & MARKETING: salesmanager@essenceapartments.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

      

 

Essence Serviced Apartments is located centrally within Chermside, close to the Aquatic Centre, Playgrounds and Westfield Chermside.

Plus only a 10 minute drive to the  Brisbane International or Domestic Airport or Brisbane Entertainment Centre.

A 10 -15 minutes drive to Brisbane's CBD, Suncorp stadium, Brisbane Conference & Exhibition Centre or Brisbane Southbank Parklands.

Free Transport for Ticket holders to games/concerts at the Gabba or Suncorp Stadium have access to transport from the Chermside Bus Interchange - 10-15 minutes walk from Essence Serviced Apartments Chermside or a direct bus from the hotel to Chermside Bus Interchange.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:


Essence Serviced Apartments announces Summer Rates are available online, Chermside Brisbane 13 November 2014.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Essence Serviced Apartments announce new updated brochure to be distributed, Chermside Brisbane 26 August 2014.

Download a copy of our new brochure or contact us on 07 3613 7400 to receive a copy.  Essence Serviced Apartment Our Passion, Your Choice! 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Essence Serviced Apartments has partnered with Brizzie Baskets and are now offering a selection of gifts for you to order with delivery to the hotel.

 

SAVE time and money by pre ordering your special gifts prior to arrival or via reception.

Get Well Pink or Blue Teddy $50.00  

 

 

Potted Memory Plant $78.00    

 

Bright and Beautiful $69.00

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Essence Serviced Apartments announces partnership with four local restaurants for charge back facilities.  Guests can now show your key card and sign for your food & beverage at the following restaurants.

Amici Deli

Grilling Art

Groove Train

Thai Ayuthaya 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Enjoy the winter sun on your next Meeting at Essence.

Our day package is $59 per person including;


FREE Essence Conference stationery and accessories including notepads, pens, mints and a fresh basket of fruit;

FREE High speed broadband internet connection per day;

FREE Audio visual equipment including TV screen and whiteboard;

FREE Venue hire for groups up to 20 delegates* conditions apply;

FREE Tea and coffee available all day with freshly brewed coffee and teas served on arrival;

Morning tea a selection of mini muffins, fresh cakes and slices;

Working lunch a selection of freshly baked white, whole meal bread and tortilla wraps filled with gourmet meats, seafood with fresh salad and vegatables;

Afternoon tea a selection of premium Australian and imported cheeses accompanied with dried and fresh fruit, nuts and water crackers;

Additional Beverage Options

Orange Juice - $7.00 per jug

San Pellegrino 500ml - $6.00 per bottle

Soft Drinks 330ml - $4.00 per bottle

All are served with all breaks and charged for on consumption

Additional options

Upgrade options are available in addition to the day package

Fresh Fruit Platter

Grazing Platter / Mezze Plate with selection of homemade dips with olives, feta, smoked salmon, marinated vegetables and Turkish bread

Crudite Platter with freshly cut vegetable batons, arranged with homemade dips, served chilled


ENJOY after your meeting free billiards table use for 1 hour and garden terrace access.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Essence Serviced Apartments announces new transport services for guests as at 13 May 2014.

Guests travelling from Regional Queensland for medical or hospital visits, St Johns Ambulance Social Services which is a not for profit organisation is assisting elderly, young persons with disability and their carers with transport to help them. Services available from Roma Street train and bus stations to Essence Serviced Apartments or Holy Spirit Private Hospital, The Prince Charles Hospital, or the Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, HOCA Chermside...Read more

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Essence Serviced Apartments announces our group specialist as at 15 April 2014.

If you are planning a group getaway for your work, club, sporting team or family event then we would love to assist you. As well as having a great range of accommodation and special deals to suit groups of all ages and sizes, we can help manage as much of the group booking process as you need.

Essence Serviced Apartments has hosted many Club, State, National and International sporting teams over the years. Your team can also enjoy the benefit of the properties close proximity to many of Brisbane's premier sporting venues.

Our specialised groups planner has extensive local knowledge and can provide information and recommendations on venues, transport, catering and excursions to help create a hassle-free, memorable group experience.

If you would like our groups planner to respond with a quote and help you with other relevant information please contact our reservations on 07 3613 7400 or res.chermside@essenceapartments.com, hours are Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm. You can expect a prompt response.
 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Essence Serviced Apartments announces a new meeting package deal for only $1.00.  read more as at 27 March 2014.

The $1.00 Deal is valid from 1 April to 31 May 2014 in conjunction with a $59 per person day delegate package including venue hire, morning and afternoon tea plus working style lunch.  Call us now for more information 3613 7400 or contact Christine on salesmanager@essenceapartments.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

 

Essence Serviced Apartments announce a new partnership with Alpha Car Hire as at 5 March 2014.

Our preferred car rental choice when visiting Brisbane. Essence Serviced Apartments can provide a vehicle for you upon your arrival or prior to your arrival by visiting www.alphacarrental.com.au.

Why we choose Alpha Car Hire


1. Near New Cars at Discounted Rates
2. Driven By Price and Service
3. Nothing to hide - NO Hidden Fees or Charges. Our quotes are all- inclusive with no unexpected costs on the day.
4. The terms and conditions display everything you need to know about security bonds, excess options and what you need to bring with you.NewTextArea

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

 

Essence Serviced Apartments announce a new partnership with Brizzie Baskets and Blooms as at 3 March 2014.

 

Essence Apartments has chosen to partner with Brizzie Baskets and Blooms. They offer a wide range of online gift hampers for you to choose from including gourmet picnic baskets, new baby presents, corporate gifts and fruit baskets for any occasion. They also have their own in-house & very experienced florist who designs beautiful flower bouquets & floral arrangements for occasions including birthdays, sympathy, get well, Mother's Day & Valentine's Day... read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

 

Essence Serviced Apartments announce a new conference deal for the months of February and March 2014.  Only $50 room hire* terms and conditions apply.  For more information contact Christine on 07 3613 7400 or salesmanager@essenceapartments.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2013:

 

Essence Serviced Apartments announces it has Christmas Gift Vouchers available for purchase.  All vouchers are personalised, with a valid period of 12 months. You can select any amount;$20 - $500 or packages available. 

For more information please contact our Sales & Marketing Manager, salesmanager@essenceapartments.com or call 07 3613 7400.

Please allow 7 working days and subject to availability/terms/conditions will apply.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2013:

 

Essence Serviced Apartments announces it meeting room special of 50% off for the months of November and December 2013 and January 2014.

Saving of $125 per day when booking our meeting room with our conference day package at $49 per person.

 

For more information please contact our Sales & Marketing Manager, salesmanager@essenceapartments.com or call 07 3613 7400.

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2013:

 

Essence Serviced Apartments announces it meeting room special, today 2 September 2013:

Enjoy one delegate for FREE this September and October when you book our meeting room for 10 or more delegates plus enjoy FREE WIFI. * Conditions apply.

Please contact our salesmanager@essenceapartments.com for further information.

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2013:

Essence Serviced Apartments announces its 2nd Birthday celebration, today 8 August 2013:

After two very successful years since opening, Essence Serviced Apartments is still assisting travellers with superior accommodation in Chermside.  Being centrally located to the Brisbane CBD,  International and Domestic Airports, Chermside/Northern Brisbane Business Corridor and for the Patients travelling to the Prince Charles, Holy Spirit Private, North West Private or Royal Brisbane Hospitals.

Thank you to our loyal guests, business partners and our dedicated staff for making Essence such a wonderful serviced apartment.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2012:

Come Join the Fun!

Essence Serviced Apartments are pleased to annouce the launch of our inhouse guest BBQ and all guests are welcomed to attend every Tuesday night.

Our BBQ includes a sausage sizzle, a variety of salads, bread, tea,coffee, and milk/juice for the kids. BYO Adults drinks.

When: Every Tuesday

Where: Guest Lounge

Cost: $10 per adult, $5 per child

Please see our friendly staff at reception for further information and to RSVP.

Essence at Chermside secures position 2015 QHA Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE ANNOUNCEMENT: Essence at Chermside secures a position in the 2015 QHA Awards for Excellence FINALIST as at 25 August 2015.

Essence Serviced Apartments are very pleased to announce that we are a 2015 QHA Awards for Excellence FINALIST- MOST OUTSTANDING COMMUNITY SERVICE & ACHIEVEMENT - 1-99 EMPLOYEES.

A Special thank you to our wonderful partnerships with Holy Spirit Private Hospital, The Prince Charles Hospital- The Common Good", St Johns Ambulance and of course our wonderful guests who never seek to amaze us with your strength, courage and wonderful reviews, especially Anne and Greg Kepper.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
 
Essence Serviced Apartments announce property launch next to Prince Charles and Holy Spirit Hospitals
Chermside, Brisbane – August 4, 2001:
Essence Serviced Apartments are pleased to announce the launch of their first boutique serviced accommodation building.
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Conference Facilities Available

Call us now to inquire about our conference day packages, from only $59.00 per person,located in Chermside and close to Brisbane Airports. *Terms and conditions apply, *Min.  delegates per day required.

We specilise in group accommodation; sporting, school, club or association, of all ages and sizes. Prices can include transport, meals and accommodation. INQUIRE NOW


Hot Desk from $35/day including desk & chair in a shared open -plan co working meeting room- Total of 4 desks, air conditioning, natural light, WiFi, car parking, tea/coffee. No lease and no contracts. Inquiry now for more information.

Brisbane Events

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