Comfort Inn & Suites Robertson Gardens
281 Kessels Road
Brisbane, QL 4111
Phone: (61) 7 38751999
Fax: (61) 7 32741428
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Hidden amongst the trees at Griffith University is its sports center. With three squash courts, four tennis courts and a well-equipped student gym, Griffith University Sports Center is a great place to keep fit on a budget. Equipment hire is a service provided by the helpful staff, dependent on availability. Booking is advisable to avoid missing out on a game.
Whether you want to pump some iron on the free weights, give yourself a great cardio-vascular workout on a treadmill or swim laps in an indoor pool, Club BJ is the place to go. With plenty of parking available, Club BJ is the complete gym centre. Highly trained fitness staff is always on hand to assist in any way and there are lockers to keep your belongings safe. The gym includes: large free weights area; regular cardio "pump" sessions with a qualified instructor; treadmills; an indoor heated pool, and an outdoor beach volleyball court.
With over 16 years experience Sima's Beauty claims it "can do it all". Just a short walk from Garden City Shopping Center, the salon has a dedicated professional team known for friendly and helpful service. Apart from regular beauty treatments, Sima's also offers services such as lymphatic drainage, permanent makeup, scar and acne treatments, collagen and more. The salon is tastefully decorated and popular for the privacy it offers.
Not everyone can truly aspire to be the body beautiful, but the Power and Fitness Gym can work wonders for anybody who wishes to combine bodybuilding at any level with a full workout program. Facilities at the gym include power and bodybuilding apparatus, a full cardio-theater, saunas, solarium and massage. The popular boxercise-circuit is a great way to burn off that excess weight and the staff can provide personalized plans and expert guidance. Childminding facilities are also available.
In the pursuit of fitness, Thor's Gym and Fitness Centre is setting a very high standard. A full range of gymnasium equipment is available as well as aerobics, Tai Fit, Tai Chi and boxing circuit. There is a sauna for the relaxation of those tired muscles but unfortunately, no pool. Nutrition advice is also provided, with a cardio-theater and oxygen station to assist in ensuring a healthy workout.
Teaching Iyengar yoga to strengthen the body, mind, and release stress through movement, is the goal of this studio. A variety of poses are taught in each class at the New Farm Yoga Health Studio to work on the circulatory and excretory systems, and improve breathing for a feeling of general well being. Meditation and breathing exercises conclude each class to relieve and soften muscles and relax the mind. Courses start every eight weeks and those new to yoga usually undertake at least two beginner courses before moving to more advance levels.
With the emphasis on state-of-the-art equipment and highly professional staff, Fitness First - Toowong has proved very popular with locals and commuting business people. Whilst often a little busy, there is no shortage of choice with a full aerobic program complimenting the excellent gym equipment. Degree qualified staff can work out a program for you, or you can just "chill out" in the sauna, or Turkish steam bath. A recreation room with TV and video is also available.
Belle Hair & Beauty Salon, a specialist salon, tucked away in an arcade near the Toowong Village Shopping Center, offers a full range of beauty treatments. The hair care section caters for women, men and children with reasonably priced haircuts, styling, colors and permanent waves. Try a luxurious Algologie Marine Facial for 90 minutes, including mask and massage. Herbal thermal body wraps, massage, aromatherapy and hair removal services are all available. For nail treatments, choose acrylic tips or simply a French manicure, and do not forget to include a pedicure for your tired feet.
Conveniently located in the city heart, Shuum Hairdressing is known for its leading edge hairstyles and colors. With over twenty years of international experience and London training the head stylist certainly has the knowledge and skills needed to be that little bit more adventurous. A fabulous team of professional cutters and colorists contribute to Shuum's reputation. Whilst one can expect to pay a little bit extra than the average, Shuum is certainly not an average hair salon. All hair styling and coloring concepts are based on the latest fashion trends.
Skin Beautiful will have you looking and feeling fabulous after a skin treatment session here. Apart from all kinds of facial treatments here, you can indulge in body treatments, waxing, permanent hair removal, tinting (brow and lashes), and also have your feet and hands pampered. Call for more details.
Col Nayler Barber can be spotted by looking for the trademark red and white striped poles of the barber shop. The small, but extremely friendly barber shop prides itself on good, old-fashioned service. There is no pretentious behavior or trendy attitude here, just straightforward service and great haircuts. Cuts are very reasonably priced with student and pensioner discounts.
This bright, fashionable, contemporary salon is one of many, with over ten years of attending hair under the Oscar name. The natural Aveda products can be especially tailored for your hair, and the fragrances are almost addictive. Stock up on your favorites before you leave with that startling new look.