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Sofitel Brisbane Central


Nearest station:Central (0.1 km)(go to map)230

Lyon is located inside the luxurious Sofitel Hotel & Resort in Brisbane's CBD.

Sofitel Brisbane Central recently won the Business Event Venues 2023 award from the Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC) and received Sustainable Tourism Certification from EcoTourism Australia.

The venue is within walking distance of the city centre, acclaimed Eagle Street Pier, South Bank Parklands and the Convention Centre. Sofitel Brisbane Central also offers direct access to Central Station with easy transportation to the airport and Gold Coast!

A newly-renovated space providing a contemporary and sophisticated feel to any event, Lyon incorporates both Lyon 1 and Lyon 2.

Entirely pillarless, the 240m2 room features integrated audio-visual displays at either end of the room and a retractable wall to provide clients with flexibility.

Natural light floods Lyon through large windows that span from one side of the room to the other, however setting the mood is easily achieved with dynamic lighting and blackout blinds.

Lyon can also be sectioned off into two different spaces:

  • Lyon 1 with a capacity of up to 48 guests in a cabaret style and up to 154 guests for a theatre-style function.
  • Lyon 2 with a capacity of up to 64 guests in a cabaret style and up to 182 guests for a theatre-style function.

Lyon is best suited as a: Conference Venue Brisbane | Corporate Function Venue Brisbane | Private Dining Room Brisbane | Presentation Venue Brisbane | Networking Venue Brisbane | Wedding Reception | Christmas Party Venue Brisbane | Cocktail Party Venue Brisbane

Great for

  • Conferences
  • Meetings & workshops
  • Networking
  • Other events
  • Presentations
  • Private dining
  • Private parties
  • Weddings


  • Air conditioningAir conditioning
  • Audio equipmentAudio equipment
  • Breakout spacesBreakout spaces
  • Close to transport linksClose to transport links
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Natural lightNatural light
  • Outdoor spaceOutdoor space
  • ParkingParking
  • TV/projectorTV/projector
  • Whiteboards/flipchartsWhiteboards/flipcharts


  • Cabaret LayoutCabaret: 112
  • Classroom LayoutClassroom: 126
  • Dinner Rounds LayoutDinner / Rounds: 140
  • Standing LayoutStanding: 180
  • Theatre LayoutTheatre: 230

Other information


Nearest station:Central (0.1 km)

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