Sunshine Coast adds Mercure
ACCOR has rebranded the Best Western Plus Lake Kawana Waters on the Sunshine Coast to Mercure Sunshine Coast Kawana Waters.
The property, located a onehour drive from Brisbane Airport, features 81 suites over four floors, with amenities including a restaurant, bar, & function rooms.
The Mercure Sunshine Coast Kawana Waters joins the Accor network under a franchise agreement, with the company’s Chief Operating Officer Simon McGrath welcoming the new arrangement as the area enters a major growth phase.
“The Sunshine Coast has experienced significant tourism increases into the region as of late, with a total of 3.8 million visitors spending $2.4 billion for the full year 2018,” he said.
“Domestic visitation grew by 1.8% whilst international visitation to the region outpaced Queensland’s overall average, recording a growth rate of 8.5%”.
The latest Mercure property joins a network of over 50 hotels across Australia & New Zealand.
The hotel’s restaurant is above.