Canberra City Escapes
If you are planning on a local staycation among one of your brands heading into the warmer months, our City Escapes package is the perfect offer to enjoy with a friend or loved one.
Delve into innovative new foodie experiences mixed with nostalgic flavours. Central Canberra boasts some of the finest dining experiences, such as Verity Lane Market, Water's Edge, beside Lake Burley Griffin and Vincent Restaurant, located in the beautiful leafy suburb of Barton.
We offer a central CBD location with tranquil park views, backed with an IHG promise to extensive cleanliness.
Book your City Escape with complimentary breakfast, plus overnight parking starting from just $199* per night.
*Conditions apply for room types and rates
Available weekdays only
The City Escapes Package includes
Overnight accommodation for two adults
In-room delivered breakfast for two adults *(subjected to ACT Government guidelines & hotel operating facilities).
Complimentary internet for all guests
Late 2pm checkout on Sundays, *subject to availability
One night’s car parking for one car
View our foodie recommendations
Pitched as upmarket international food hall right in the centre of Canberra, the Verity Lane Markets is the new new foodie precinct taking the interest of residents and travellers alike. The market has three distinct kitchens. Enoki Project features a menu inspired by favourite Asian flavours, Ramen Daddy sources a modern menu design with classic Ramen dishes, whilst Silvio Miceli’s Pizza Artigiana serves up traditional Italian pizza.
Verity Lane Market is located at Verity Lane on Northbourne Ave, Canberra and will be open Thursday to Saturday from 5:00 pm.
Water’s Edge Restaurant is one Canberra’s most respected restaurant situated in a beautiful position with water views right on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin. Water’s edge continues to flourish providing an exquisite menu to their patrons including Spring Lamb Belly, Waygu Sirloin and Black Barley Risotto with Global Artichoke and Cardamom Foam.
Water's Edge Restaurant is open between Wednesday - Sunday 12 - 3pm; 6 - 9pm. The restaurant remains closed on Monday and Tuesday.
Vincent Restaurant can be found on the Corner Macquarie St & Broughton St, Barton. It has been operational for a few years and is going from strength to strength. Vincent embodies a laid back atmosphere with a long communal bar to comfortably seat groups or couples looking for a place to relax over a glass of wine. The restaurant produces a mixture of small delicacies as well as main dishes of beautifully presented food.
Vincent Restaurant is open from Monday - Saturday and closed on Sunday. Operational hours are from 12 - 2pm Monday; 12 - 10pm Tuesday - Friday and 6 - 10pm Saturday.
Shop ‘Til You Drop
When you think of shopping destinations in Australia, Canberra may not be the first to pop into your mind, but perhaps it should. Let us take you on a tour of our favourite places to shop and let you in on some of Canberra’s hidden shopping gems! From collector antique in the light industry suburb of Fyshwick to local boutiques like POP Canberra, Timber and Tailor and The Hive in Braddon, we have you covered.
You can be guaranteed of good quality, contemporary and recent season designer items across both areas.
Explore our new Shop ‘Til You Drop – Canberra Edition blog.
External Image Credits
Photograph of Lake Burley Griffin╿VisitCanberra
First Look at Verity Lane Markets. Photo: Lean Timms
Waters Edge, Canberra┃Good Food Guide
*Terms and Conditions
City Escapes package includes overnight accommodation with parking and breakfast for up to 2 adults. If your booking for checkout on Sunday you can enjoy a late complimentary late checkout at 2pm. Rates are subject to change on a frequent basis and are subject to room type specified.
10% per night included in rate. Payments relating to hotels in Australia incur a merchant service fee of 3% for Diners Club & JCB and 1.5% for American Express, Visa, Mastercard and other credit cards, in addition to the total amount payable. All Advance Purchase bookings that are pre-paid are excluded from the Credit Card Merchant Service Fee when guest makes booking through IHG Website or IHG Mobile Apps.
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