Best Hotel Breakfasts 

From breakfast buffets to luxury dining experiences, these are the hotel breakfasts you must try for yourself.

best hotel breakfasts

It is no understatement that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. From that first bite of the flakiest croissant and sip of coffee, you are instantly transported to a state of complete satisfaction and (let's face it) happiness.


From showstopping breakfast buffets, classy dining experiences and mouth-watering in-room menus, we have picked some of our favorite hotel breakfast menus in Australia so you can indulge in those perfect morning moments. 

Buffet with a View in Melbourne

Nothing compares to that feeling of comfort when you walk into a room filled with the aroma of your favourite breakfast items.


Enjoy a full breakfast buffet tasting at Mercure Melbourne Doncaster, along with a serve of breathtaking views across Melbourne CBD, Yarra Valley, and Dandenong Ranges beyond (tip: choose to dine alfresco on a glorious morning for added impact). 


For a personalised touch, enjoy a interactive show as Chef prepares eggs to your liking. Indulge in a variety of healthy breakfast options including freshly picked fruit, classic oats and homemade granola topped with fresh goji berries.


If you're a tea and coffee enthusiast, enjoy an extensive range of organic Dilmah teas and barista coffee roasted by Code Black. With this mouth-watering selection of breakfast combinations and a view like no other of the city's best attributes, find yourself transformed into a state of total fulfillment. 

Taste of the Valley in the Barossa

Immerse yourself in the regional lifestyle with the best of Barossa brought to the table at Novotel Barossa Valley Resort.


Enjoy a tasting of seasonal menus, reflecting the unique terroir and showcasing the best of Australian produce. Indulge in a full buffet breakfast with rotating hot stations alongside an abundance of pastries delivered daily whilst overlooking the Barossa Valley Ranges and Jacobs Creek winery. Feel refreshed with an array of fruit, yogurt pots and bircher muesli. 


Pep up your morning with barista-made coffee from a local roaster and an extensive range of Dilmah Teas. Feel connected to your surroundings knowing you've helped the local community as you continue your experience in this gorgeous wine region.

Resort Buffet in Cairns

Enjoy the beautiful resort life with a lagoon poolside dining experience at Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort. With a full buffet breakfast featuring an indulgent selection of the best hot foods, fresh waffles and pancakes alongside a topping station, an array of favourite granola, muesli, nuts, and fresh tropical fruit - your cravings will undoubetdly be satisfied.


For those with dietary requirements, there's dedicated gluten and lactose-free alternatives to choose from. 


Take your time, enjoy your breakfast favourites as you keep an eye on the kids in the pool whilst fully immersing yourself in the resort lifestyle with a virgin Bloody Mary or variety of fresh juices and barista-made coffee to complete your morning needs. Enjoy the resort oasis and leave relaxed and rejuvenated before the day's activities.

The Best of Local Produce in Melbourne

Take in views of Fitzroy Gardens as you enjoy a breakfast tasting at Pullman Melbourne on the Park. With a fresh buffet spread featuring a range of locally sourced and supplied produce from Meredith Dairy, Green Eggs, La Madre Bakery and Andrew's Choice Sausage, you won't be disappointed.


Wander along the market-style breakfast buffet and be sure to pause at The Bakery offering a range of breads, baked goods and pastries delivered daily, to be savored along with a selection of seeds, nuts, honey, and cereals. 


Explore the egg counter, where you can request poached, fried, or baked eggs alongside the special dish of the day and perhaps most importantly your favourite hot breakfast staples.


Browse the dairy and deli station for a range of cold items alongside deli favourites, before visiting the fruit stall to find a range of fresh produce to freshen your palate. There are gluten-free options, plus an array of tea.

A Taste of Luxury in Brisbane

With panoramic views of Anzac and Post Office Square (via floor-to-ceiling glass windows), sit back and relax with a personalized full-service luxury breakfast experience at Sofitel Brisbane Central.


Immerse yourself in the luxury experience and indulge in a one of a kind Boulangerie offering an array of French pastries made in the onsite patisserie. Enjoy a boost to your morning with a variety of fresh juices, smoothies or barista-made coffee and an array of carefully selected teas. 


Having a slow morning? Why not indulge in the guilty-pleasure of breakfast in bed with full in-room dining menu available, safe in the knowledge you can skip the washing up and snuggle back into bed when you're done!


If you want to reach a state of ultimate zen, why not draw a rejuvenating bath and enjoy fresh pastries simultaneously!? Surely no breakfast experience could be more decadent!

Taste of the Valley by the Ocean in Perth

Take in the breathtaking views of the tranquil ocean as you enjoy an indulgent breakfast buffet on the terrace amongst the trees at Pullman Bunker Bay Resort Margaret River.


Tempt your taste buds with breakfast favourites such as local free-range eggs cooked to your preference, fresh pastries, and bread with indulgent jams, famous house-made muesli, barista-made coffee, fresh juices, and an array of teas.


Add some glamour to your day with a complimentary sparkling wine whilst you keep the kids happy, with a kid’s breakfast buffet running in school holidays, offering their favourite pancakes and mini-indulgences. 


You might just be lucky enough and spot whales as you take in the resort ambiance. For those who love a sleep-in, indulge in a guilt-free breakfast in bed, with room service to your villa and housekeeping to ensure your experience is complete.

A taste of resort dining in Noosa

Indulge in a nourishing breakfast whilst you take in the picturesque views of the seaside at Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort.


Enjoy the best of local ingredients and produce as you satisfy your cravings with savory and sweet options. From decadent waffles topped with fresh berries and nuts, pastry favourites, fresh breads with decadent jams and spreads as well as eggs cooked your way with a side of your favourite trimmings. 


Sip on a fresh juice, barista-made coffee or tea to compliment your breakfast of choice. Enjoy the full holiday experience with in-room dining, so you can enjoy that cheeky breakfast in bed or a relaxing start to your morning from your private balcony.

ALL - Accor Live Limitless loyalty perks

With the most attentive customer service alongside offerings of the country's best produce and chefs, nothing competes with a hotel breakfast experience. Surrounded by breathtaking views, unlimited food options, and dining experiences, feel confident that you've received the best value experience.


If you are an ALL - Accor Live Limitless Loyalty member with platinum status or higher, enjoy daily complimentary breakfast perks within Asia Pacific and on weekends in other global locations. 


Nothing tastes better than a free hotel breakfast! If you're a member of ALL, you can earn or use Reward points to pay for part, or all of, a meal when you dine at a participating Accor venue.

Book Your Stay

If you're ready to enjoy a holiday with a delicious hotel breakfast, make your booking online to be that much closer to an indulgent breakfast.

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