Description

Located on Northbourne Avenue, the gateway to the CBD, the hotel offers warm and personal service with a unique blend of bespoke accommodations styling with modern comfort to meet the needs of guests today. The Luxury Hotel in the nation’s capital, the Canberra Rex has stood as an iconic landmark for over 55 years. A home away from home for accommodations...

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Located on Northbourne Avenue, the gateway to the CBD, the hotel offers warm and personal service with a unique blend of bespoke accommodations styling with modern comfort to meet the needs of guests today. The Luxury Hotel in the nation’s capital, the Canberra Rex has stood as an iconic landmark for over 55 years. A home away from home for accommodations and celebrations enjoyed by all including Royalty, Foreign dignitaries, world famous entertainers, prime ministers and US Presidents.

The Rex Hotel has been beautifully restored to its former glory, making it one of Canberra’s prominent landmarks the epitome of classic elegance and style. With stunning rooms, spacious suites, amazing apartments, fabulous restaurant, fantastic facilities and personal service, there is really no where better to stay. Canberra’s most spacious and luxurious Presidential suite awaits the discerning traveller, bride and groom, or for that special weekend escapes.

Relax and keep fit in our recreation centre with gym and 20 metre indoor pool. Why not stay in one of our, spa, steam or sauna suites for that ultimate experience. Enjoy the convenience of 24 hour reception and complementary Wi Fi to keep in touch with work colleagues, family and friends. Oplimate weddings, celebrations, conferences and presentations are all accommodated in the versatile state of the art Events spaces.

The contemporary Great Room showcases high ceilings, state of the art coloured lighting system, and subtle detailing enabling the room to be adorned with your individual style. The Great Room can cater for 50 or 350 of your family and friends. The Grand Ballroom exudes old school glamour. Marble detailing accentuates the light filled space which is the perfect setting for your wedding celebration of up to 200 seated guests.

We specialise in tailoring packages that are bespoke to each individual couple. During a meeting with our Wedding Team, including our Executive Chef, we will create a wedding package that will accentuate your style.

Our menus have been designed with an emphasis on combining local and international produce ensuring your guests are privy to an indulgent dining experience complemented with premium beverages.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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Gaming Area .glyphicons-gamepad
Internet Access .glyphicons-globe
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Catering Options

BBQ
BYO
Liquor Licence
Mobile Bar

Event Rooms

Great Room 1

Min 30 people, Max 160 people

Great Room

Min 78 people, Max 510 people

Great Room 2

Min 30 people, Max 160 people

Great Room 3

Min 16 people, Max 30 people

Great Room 4

Min 10 people, Max 20 people

Great Room 5

Min 22 people, Max 70 people

Great Room 1 & 2

Min 54 people, Max 320 people

Great Room 1 & 2 + Hallway

Min 62 people, Max 350 people

Great Room 3 & 4

Min 22 people, Max 50 people

Great Room 4 & 5

Min 24 people, Max 90 people

Great Room 3 - 5

Min 34 people, Max 210 people

Great Room 3 - 5 + HALLWAY

Min 38 people, Max 270 people

Ballroom

Min 44 people, Max 220 people

Conference Room

Min 22 people, Max 90 people

Grand Ballroom

Min 44 people, Max 350 people

The Canberra Rex Hotel

Min 5 people, Max 600 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Great Room 1
120
50
30
64
-
90
160
-
Great Room
510
182
78
280
-
400
500
-
Great Room 2
120
50
30
64
-
90
160
-
Great Room 3
25
16
16
21
-
30
30
-
Great Room 4
20
10
10
14
-
20
20
-
Great Room 5
70
24
22
35
-
50
70
-
Great Room 1 & 2
320
112
54
140
-
200
300
-
Great Room 1 & 2 + Hallway
300
140
62
175
-
250
350
-
Great Room 3 & 4
45
26
22
35
-
50
50
-
Great Room 4 & 5
90
48
24
49
-
70
90
-
Great Room 3 - 5
210
56
34
91
-
130
150
-
Great Room 3 - 5 + HALLWAY
270
70
38
126
-
180
200
-
Ballroom
160
72
44
105
-
150
220
-
Conference Room
70
30
22
35
-
50
90
-
Grand Ballroom
230
72
44
154
-
220
340
-
The Canberra Rex Hotel900m²
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Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Great Room 1
120
50
30
64
-
90
160
-
Great Room
510
182
78
280
-
400
500
-
Great Room 2
120
50
30
64
-
90
160
-
Great Room 3
25
16
16
21
-
30
30
-
Great Room 4
20
10
10
14
-
20
20
-
Great Room 5
70
24
22
35
-
50
70
-
Great Room 1 & 2
320
112
54
140
-
200
300
-
Great Room 1 & 2 + Hallway
300
140
62
175
-
250
350
-
Great Room 3 & 4
45
26
22
35
-
50
50
-
Great Room 4 & 5
90
48
24
49
-
70
90
-
Great Room 3 - 5
210
56
34
91
-
130
150
-
Great Room 3 - 5 + HALLWAY
270
70
38
126
-
180
200
-
Ballroom
160
72
44
105
-
150
220
-
Conference Room
70
30
22
35
-
50
90
-
Grand Ballroom
230
72
44
154
-
220
340
-
The Canberra Rex Hotel900m²
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Accommodation

Executive King

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Executive Twin

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Deluxe Suite

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Sauna Suite

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Crown Suite

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Presidential Suite

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Spa Suite with balcony

157 Rooms
2 Adults

One Bedroom Apartment

157 Rooms
2 Adults

Two Bedroom Apartments

157 Rooms
4 Adults

Packages

The Buffet Breakfast Package

Full Breakfast: $20 per person More

  • Fresh Juice
  • seasonal Fruit Plate
  • Cereals
  • Yogurt
  • Fried Eggs
  • Sausages
  • Bacon
  • Mushrooms
  • Breakfast Potato
  • Baked Beans
  • Grilled Tomato
  • Bakery Basket or Toast, Coffee, Tea or Hot Chocolate
$20 per person