Brisbane is set to come alive this summer, with an outstanding line-up of events, festivals, sporting matches and exhibitions taking place across the city and suburbs. And in celebration of the upcoming summer holiday season, Oaks Hotels & Resorts is turning up the heat in Brisbane with the release of its special ‘summer in the city’ deals across a selection of premier hotels in the CBD, Fortitude Valley and Bowen Hills, ensuring holidaymakers are well-placed to enjoy all the action.

Choose from Oaks Mews and iStay River City from $139* per night, Oaks Aurora and Oaks Felix from $149* per night or Oaks Festival Towers from $159* per night (minimum two night stay) and enjoy a bevy of bonus extras when travelling between 18 December 2015 and 17 January 2016.

Book a one bedroom apartment at any participating property and receive a complimentary room upgrade to a spacious, two bedroom apartment – complete with full kitchen facilities, private balcony and contemporary appointments – plus free Wi-Fi and the added indulgence of a midday late checkout.

For the ultimate summer family escape, take the kids to the annual City Hall Lights Spectacular from 11-24 December, experience the latest exhibition and displays at the Queensland Museum, or catch the Christmas Fireworks Spectacular from 17-21 December at South Bank Parklands.

Couples visiting the city this summer can also take advantage of Brisbane’s myriad unique experiences, including the Queensland Ballet’s Nutcracker taking centre stage until 23 December, or the perennially popular Eat Street Markets for a dining experience with a difference.

Sport lovers will meanwhile relish the action-packed program of international, interstate and local matches and tournaments taking place this summer, from the highly anticipated Brisbane International (3-10 January 2016) to the Women’s and KFC Big Bash League at The Gabba.

All Oaks Hotels & Resorts’ participating Brisbane properties are centrally located within easy reach of the city’s most popular attractions, and feature deluxe, self-contained accommodation and an impressive range of guest facilities, from sparkling swimming pools to heated lap pools, well-equipped gymnasiums, spas, saunas, sun loungers, outdoor barbeque facilities.

To book Oaks Hotels & Resorts ‘summer in the city’ deals, please visit

Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability. Minimum two night stay. Travel from 18 December 2015 until 17 January 2016. Sale period: now until 15 December 2015. Blockout dates include 31 December 2015 and 22/23 January 2016.

Oaks Hotels & Resorts is one of Australia’s largest self-contained, accommodation providers, currently incorporating a portfolio of 52 properties spanning Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South and Western Australia as well as New Zealand, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates.

Minor Hotel Group (MHG) is a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 134 hotels, resorts, camps and serviced suites in operation under the Anantara, AVANI, Per AQUUM, Oaks, Tivoli, Elewana, Marriott, Four Seasons, St. Regis and Minor International brands. Today MHG operates in 22 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America. For more information, please visit