The Canberra Rex Hotel

Handmade is delighted to announce a new exclusive accommodation partnership with the Canberra Rex Hotel. Built in 1959 and recently restored to its former glory, The Canberra Rex is one of Canberra’s prominent landmarks and the epitome of classic elegance and style. With stunning rooms, spacious suites, amazing apartments, fabulous restaurant, fantastic facilities and personal service, there is really nowhere better to stay.

Located on Northbourne Avenue, the hotel offers warm and personal service with a unique blend of accommodation styling and modern comfort, all with easy access to attractions, shopping and restaurants. Within the hotel, there is a recreation centre with gym and 20 metre indoor pool. And for the ultimate experience, there are a number of spa, steam and sauna suites.


We have teamed up with the Rex to offer 20% off hotel rooms for all Handmade stallholders and customers. To take advantage of this offer, contact the reservations team on 02 6248 5311 to make your booking, and mention Handmade.


The Canberra Rex is offering a magnificent prize to one of our Facebook followers. The prize consists of a one night stay for two people in the one of a kind Imperial Suite, featuring a private in-room sauna and luxury oversized bathroom. Kick off your stay with a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine and cheese platter for two people before unwinding and relaxing, or take a short walk down to Lonsdale street. Wake up to a complimentary full cooked hot buffet breakfast for two in the hotel restaurant before a late checkout of 12pm. The prize is worth $395 and it could be yours! Head to our Facebook page, comment on who you would like to stay at the Rex with and we will close the competition and draw the lucky winner on 7th September. Good luck, and if you win and want to bring friends with you, they can still benefit from the 20% discount! *The prize is valid for 6 months and subject to room availability.

The Imperial Suite at the Rex Hotel