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Shelly Beach Motel

510 Esplanade, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Urangan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite this being one of the older motels along the beach, it's still a great place to relax & enjoy the area. The rooms are spotlessly clean and have undergone some great upgrading since our last visit . The price is kept low by the owners decision not to service the rooms daily, rather to ask guests to let them... More

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Laidley, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

An older motel, I'm guessing early 70s, but in just as good a condition as when it was first opened. Good size rooms, comfortable bed, pleasant owners and just over the road from the beach. Large grassed area out the back and a communal BBQ area.

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59 reviews 59 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

After having felt anxious,traveling from one motel to another, booking on a day by day basis it was great to find one we were happy to stay for a few days together. Situated on the esplanade and only 50 meters from the safest swimming beach, north facing, Tina and Deb made us very welcome. The rooms are clean, well appointed,... More

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Lake Geneva
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112 reviews 112 reviews
40 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We spent a night at Shelly Beach on our way out of Fraser Island. We had a very comfortable room with a nice view on the sea, and had dinner in a good Italian restaurant only minutes away (Santini's). The owner of the Shelly Beach was very friendly and welcoming, and even took us to the airport the next morning... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

During our stay in Harvey Bay we stayed at this hotel. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Although it's a bit outdated the room is large and clean as is the carpet and bathroom. The room has a LCD TV and air conditioning. The bed and pillows are good as well. The beach is across the street of the... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We stayed there for a night before leaving to Lady Elliot Island. The room is not really worth mentioning - clean, big enough, but nothing special. The owner however was really friendly and she gave us a great tip where to go and have something to eat - the coast restaurant.

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Cairns, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

My family and I stayed one night. The location was great across the road from the beach. The owner was lovely helped with every question we needed to know. very affordable and our apartment was clean and very tidy would highly recommend

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We just love going to the Shelly Beach motel seven years in a row ,Deb and Teena are so great. very friendly ladies low cost treat us like family. great location beach across the road . We love having breakfast at back of motel Garawongera Lake garden BBQ.. The area here is not to be missed.anyone needing healthy and value... More

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North East
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We have stayed here for so many years that Deb and Teena recognize our names when we book. We live in the States but my husband grew up in Maryborough and Hervey Bay so we come back to visit every year. Nothing changes at Shelley Beach Motel which is wonderful. It is an old fashioned Aussie motel so don't expect... More

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Sydney NSW
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Stayed at Shelly Beach Motel on our way to Lady Elliot Island and again on our return. Your hosts Teela and Debbie are warm and welcoming and offer helpful suggestions for your stay. The rooms are themed, we stayed in the "sports room"...tennis racket and cane fishing rod on the wall and a comfy worn nutmeg leather lounge to sit... More

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Address: 510 Esplanade, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Hervey Bay > Urangan
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