Jean Batten stayed at Masonic Hotel in 1937 whilst in her heyday as a famous, beautiful and fearless aviatrix. Jean held the record (1934 - 1979) for flying solo from England to Australia in just 14 days and 22 hours.
Named in her honour the Jean Batten Suite offers luxurious king size bedding, air conditioning, central heating, separate living room with comfortable couch and desk, tea and coffee making facilities, bar fridge, flat screen TV and complimentary Wi-Fi. Molton Brown bathroom amenities are provided in the tiled ensuite with walk-in shower. This characterful suite also features French doors with direct access to our Marine Parade balcony and views to the Pacific Ocean.