If a hotel stay is all about location, you can't beat the Observatory's plum beachfront position.
This Noosa apartment has one of the country's best-known beaches at the back door.
This modern B&Bs has a few advantages which can't even be found in top-end hotels - personalised service.
It used to be an old caravan park. Now it's one of the most luxurious properties in the country.
Only one Australian hotel made the list of the world's top 100. So how does it really stack up?