Here's a list of Mantra Group's top five places to escape the heat…
Peppers Beach Club & Spa, Palm Cove QLDThe balmy weather in Tropical North Queensland calls for more than just one swimming pool. Peppers Beach Club & Spa at Palm Cove has a choice of three pools ranging from the serene rainforest rock pool and waterfall to the social lagoon pool with a sandy beach edge and swim up bar. It's the perfect place to pull up a sun-lounge and quench your summer thirst with some tempting tropical cocktails.
Stay from $170* per night in a Resort Spa room (minimum three night stay – total cost $510*). Valid for sale until 31 March, 2017 and travel until 30 September, 2017. For bookings call 1300 737 444 or visit peppers.com.au
BreakFree Alexandra Beach, Alexandra Headland QLDSubmerge into the quintessential summer beach holiday at BreakFree Alexandra Beach on the Sunshine Coast. The resort's 150m tropical lagoon pool boasts a waterslide and is large enough to find a little piece of serenity on comfortable sun-lounges and under large umbrellas. There are also two heated pools, a spa and the beach is just a stone's throw away.
Stay from $155* per night in a Two Bedroom Pool View Apartment (minimum three night stay – total cost $465*). Valid for sale until midnight 12 February, 2017 and travel until 15 September, 2017. For bookings call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au
Peppers Soul, Surfers Paradise QLDThere's no cooler place to take to the pool than the sublime Peppers Soul at Surfers Paradise. The spectacularly tiered 25-metre podium pool overlooking Surfers Paradise Beach has plenty of room for swimmers and splashers alike. Those seeking pool-privacy can book a Two Bedroom Plunge Pool Apartment, while the sporty can dive into the resort's 25-metre indoor lap pool.
Stay from $354* per night in a Two Bedroom Ocean View Apartment (minimum three night stay – total cost $1,062*). Valid for sale and travel until 31 March, 2017. For bookings call 1300 737 444 or visit peppers.com.au
BreakFree Diamond Beach, Broadbeach QLDThe pools at BreakFree Diamond Beach at Broadbeach are more like a tropical aquatic playground than swimming pools. There's a choice of two large lagoon pools with cascading waterfalls as well as a large children's wading pool. It's the perfect choice for some summer family-fun.
Stay from $175* per night in a Two Bedroom Deluxe Apartment (minimum three night stay – total cost $525*). Valid for sale until midnight 12 February, 2017 and travel until 15 September, 2017. For bookings call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au
Mantra 2 Bond Street, Sydney NSWLap up Sydney Harbour and cityscape views from the pool at Mantra 2 Bond Street. The rooftop pool and spa is the ideal place to chill-out after a busy day in the city or a solid day of shopping.
Stay from $278* per night in a recently refurbished Executive Studio Apartment (minimum three night stay – total cost $834*). Valid for sale until 31 March, 2017 and travel until 30 September 2017. For bookings call 13 15 17 or visit mantra.com.au
About Mantra GroupMantra Group is the leading Australian-based hotel and resort operator. Mantra Group's portfolio consists of 127 properties with more than 21,000 rooms in properties under management, across Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and Hawaii. Operating three well-known and trusted brands – Peppers, Mantra and BreakFree - Mantra Group operates the second largest network of accommodation properties in Australia (by room number). The Group is positioned to offer both leisure and business style accommodation ranging from full-service city hotels and self-contained apartments to luxury resorts and retreats. The Group successfully listed on the ASX in June 2014 and in its first year as a public company was elevated to the ASX 200: www.mantragroup.com.au; www.peppers.com.au; www.mantra.com.au ; www.breakfree.com.au
*Conditions apply, subject to availability. Block-out dates may apply. Pools are for the use of in-house guests only.