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Manly Marina Cove Motel

578a Royal Esplanade, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My Husband & I stayed here for a little getaway in the Commodore suite. It was a lovely one bed room apartment with beautiful bay water views. Great size apartment which was lovely and clean. King size bed was very comfy. Great location right on the water and with in a nice walking distance to the local Manly shops, cafés,... More

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear 4xCruiser72 Thank you for your lovely review. We have to agree that the Commodore Suite is a great one bed room apartment to enjoy the views of the bay looking towards Wellington Point. We were fortunate enough on our arrival to the Motel to spend 4 nights in the Commodore Suite - we loved the coffee machine too. A... More

Noosa, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Business commitments necessitated my wife and I to continue to staying at this motel 3 nights per week, virtually every week, since our last review. The previous Managers always made us feel we were at a "home away from home" so when Sue and Paul recently took over they had a tough act to follow. We must say after 3... More

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Accor2013 Thank you for your lovely review - and it is great to hear that we have exceeded your expectations. We look forward to you welcoming you next time on your next Brisbane visit. All the best for your new work direction. Kind regards Sue More

Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I had an excellent stay here. The shower and bath were wonderful with plenty of hot water and great water pressure. The room was clean and the staff were friendly. The room had a small area to make meals and tea/coffee which was great. There was also a microwave. If you need to go anywhere you will have to drive... More

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Grace Thank you for your feedback. We are fortunate to have a wonderful team of cleaners who, we agree, do a fantastic job with a smile on their faces :) The village of Manly is a leisurely 1km walk along the marina – but with groceries perhaps a short taxi ride would be the preferred option. We hope to... More

Launceston, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

New manager Sue and hubby Paul, went out of their way to make sure our weekend stay was perfect. We were their for a family wedding. The motel was fully book and Nothing was too much trouble, everything we asked of Sue she did with a smile. I went there with some reservations because of previous comments made on trip... More

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Betty Thank you for your feedback. We love being the managers here – and also love seeing groups meet up here for special occasions (weddings)! We have to agree that being located right next door to RQYS is a bonus – we often dine over there too, and love the view of the marina. My favourite rooms are also... More

Melbourne
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

I have stayed here now 3 times with large groups and have never been disappointed. It is only a short and very pleasant walk into the main town and opposite the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron where you can quickly go to enjoy a drink or a snack while relaxing before some lovely views of the marina. Sue, the owner of... More

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Mariasgirl Thank you for your feedback. It is always great to welcome groups to the Motel – whether it be for sports, weddings, birthdays or corporate workshops. The new addition of FREE WIFI is definitely popular with our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back for your 4th visit. More

Sunshine Coast, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We need a place to overnight near to a friends 40th birthday party. This place offered a clean room, comfortable beds and a hot shower. Our room comfortably fit two adults with two kids on a single bed and a roll away bed. The room also had a couch, TV and small dining table. The separate toilet is a handy... More

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ManlyCove, Director of Sales at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear SargentMummy, Thank you for your recent review, it is always a great feeling to know our guests have enjoyed their stay with us. Our family rooms are very popular and do have extra room for the family to stretch out. Once again we value your feedback and do hope you can return and perhaps have a little longer to... More

Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

This boutique motel inside the Royal Yacht Squadron at Manly is just heaven for boat lovers. Look out at the sea of masts! The service is very friendly and helpful about the area, restaurants etc. Go for a run along the esplanade to Manly village and back, or walk to some great restaurants. Rooms are well appointed and very clean.

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ManlyCove, Director of Sales at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Riccardo56, Thank you for your kind review of our property. We also love our location, right in the heart of one of the largest recreational boat harbours in the southern hemisphere. We never have enough of looking at the sea of masts! Our unique and convenient location makes us a very popular choice when visitors to the area look... More

Nowra, Australia
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My mother (89 years old) and I rented a deluxe family room for two nights recently on the 8th and 9th of June 2014, we were not told that it was non smoking and non cooking as they advertise a full kitchenette. We were not given a copy of the rental agreement, which was such small font as to be... More

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ManlyCove, Director of Sales at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Wayne S, Thank you for your valued feedback and my apologies for the delay in my response to you. I am sorry to hear about your experience, but it is difficult at times when guests take matters into their own hands. Our rooms are not equipped with toasters and your actions of bringing one activated the smoke alarms. We... More

Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We took two rooms on State of Origin night and they were both spotless, well appointed, had lovely water views, and had none of the tired look you often find in Motels. The reception staff were helpful and the amenities were very good with a pool and breakfast area.The Motel is located 200 metres from many fine cafes and restaurants... More

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ManlyCove, Director of Sales at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Rob W, Thank you for your lovely review, the Manly Marina Cove Motel is a little like finding hidden treasure. The motel's location is unique and tucked away in the manly marina and Moreton Bay. A very quiet and restful place for those wanting to escape. Thank you once again for your review and we hope to welcome you... More

Brisbane, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Myself and two other friends stayed in the Family room. There was a king size bed and a king single bed, nice sized tv, a fold-out lounge, nice bathroom and a separate toilet. The separate toilet was good for a change as in other places the toilet is in the bathroom. There was a microwave and a sink in the... More

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ManlyCove, Director of Sales at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear monnie monster, Thank you for your lovely review. It is always a delight to hear how our guests enjoy their stay. I'm glad you enjoyed the comforts of our Family Room. This room type is very popular for the very reasons you have described and are ideal for larger groups or families. The convenient location of the Motel makes... More

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Address: 578a Royal Esplanade, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 39
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