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The Smart Choice for Hotels Near University of Queensland

Whether you are visiting, travelling, studying or attending an academic event in Brisbane, the University of Queensland is considered to be the ‘meeting place of current and future leaders’ and consistently ranked as one of the top 100 universities in the world for academics, research and events. Only 5 minutes drive away, Jephson Hotel offers great value for money for UQ visits.

Experiencing Brisbane through its learning institutions provides a unique insight. Not only one of Australia’s premier learning and research institutions, the University of Queensland has truly beautiful surrounds, with grassy fields, river bush walks and sporting facilities for public use.

So what are the sights?

Discover the largest academic library collections in Australia and The Great Court, the heart beat of The University of Queensland St Lucia Campus where you will find carvings, statues and many sculptures, which depicts significant aspects of cultural, Australian and natural history.

If you’re strangely fascinated with sandstone, you’re in luck! Take your camera and snap away.


4.5 Star Hotel and Apartments near University of Queensland

Maybe you’re a visiting local or international academic visiting for meetings at beautiful UQ?

Either way, if you’re looking for accommodation near University of Queensland, you’re invited to experience Jephson Hotel. It’s only 2km and a 5 minute trip from Jephson Hotel into UQ.

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Visiting frequently? Ask about our 10 night annual pack and truly amazing deals for UQ visits!



Jephson Hotel for University of Queensland Accommodation

Located only 5 minutes drive away from the St. Lucia Campus, Jephson Hotel is perfectly located to experience the best of city and suburbs. With spacious hotel rooms and apartments available, it’s an ideal ‘home away from home’ whether you’re needing hotels near UQ for work or play!

Enjoying a short-trip or extended stay in Brisbane?

With onsite restaurant, in-room work spaces and free wifi, we’re setup for short and extended stays. Right nearby Jephson Hotel, you’ll find Toowong Village, bus stops, train stations and famous pubs, with an assortment of international cuisine and transport for daily visits to UQ.


First Time Visitor to University of Queensland? Learn More

Experience world class sporting facilities that includes 8 athletic ovals, an aquatic centre and facilities for elite rowing at the University of Queensland St Lucia campus. Discover UQ market days, cultural fiestas and the annual Oktoberfest! It’s no wonder this truly international campus is a popular choice among students, researchers, guests and academics from around the globe!

As the oldest university in Queensland with the widest range of popular undergraduate and postgraduate programs, the University of Queensland boasts of being ranked at 55th globally for graduate employability. It’s enjoyed a 74.5 per cent employment rate in Australia alone.

For the 2014 G20 Meeting in Brisbane, US President Barack Obama chose UQ for his speech!