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Southern Cross Motel & Serviced Apartments

715/747 Main St | Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
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Ranked #151 of 165 hotels in Brisbane
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had to almost get in a punch up with the manager just to get another blanket for my kids bed. Told my wife just to up the heater. So went down and said that wasn't good enough that there was only one thin blanket on the bed. Asked him if every blanket in every room was being used. He swore... More

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Cairns, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Small room but manageable, appears to be mostly clean. Only one pillow each, no wine glasses, kettle only just fits under the tap in bathroom to fill, advertised $100/night, when booking this changed to $110.00/night, when charged it was $126/night. I won't rush back.

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Hamilton
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Just got back from an awesome 3 1/2 weeks in Australia.Stayed 4 days in Sydney,with friends in Coffs Harbour,and drove to Surfers Paradise and Brisbane.We just wanted to spend a night on the cheap.Southern Cross was $110 for a room barely bigger than a walk in closet.My wife was in tears.The owner moved us to a bigger unit.Nice size,but creepy... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Me & my partner stayed here over night and we where very disappointed. The room was dirty. There was stains on the curtains it looked like wax or something. The walls where very dirty and obvious spills had not been wiped clean. The shower was crap I even felt it nesisary to wear my thongs while showering because of the... More

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
22 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Morris on the reception desk needs to be re-trained in the hospitality industry and particularly how to meet and greet guests. On arrival, there was no vacant parking - Morris told me "Bad Luck, first in best dressed!" The ATM at the front was not working. We then paid $150 for the night for the smallest room that you can... More

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Port Douglas, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Let me start by saying a group of us booked into this establishment because of convenience. So we had about 7 rooms in total. The list of things that we were, to say the least, dismayed about started with broken toilet seat, shower from above room leaking into shower of below room, bathroom door falling off. Empty condom packets under... More

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Rio de Janeiro
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We got the penthouse wich was amazing! Check-in was quick and staff was very friendly! Great views from the 4th floor, good location. Pineapple hotel is across the street. Also a very good thai restaurant. Strongly recommend it!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I stayed here due to a work function held close by and was overall very disappointed. Check-in for myself and several other guests was close to 10 minutes each, even though our rooms were already fully paid for. The beds in my twin-room were not comfortable and had only one light cover and sheet and no extra blankets. The air... More

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queensland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

We selected this hotel purely on its proximity to the Gabba which was only a few minutes walk away. It is also only a block away from the picturesque Brisbane River and cliffs. Just metres away from the hotel are plenty of fast food joints, restaurants and a convenience store. Our one bedroom apartment had been recently refurbished and was... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

As there was a convention in Brisbane all hotels were booked out so stayed at the Southern Cross. Room was $169 a night this was for a one bedroom. Carpet in bedroom had multiple stains else where had lino also with stains, glass sliding door needed a good clean and would not shut properly . No hairdryer and towels had... More

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Address: 715/747 Main St | Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant
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