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Raceways Motel in Brisbane

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66 Kent Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
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Raceways Motel in Brisbane
Ranked #17 of 107 Specialty Lodging in Brisbane
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Toowoomba, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great location close to the airport. Off the main road so nice and quiet. Greg & Jan are so very welcoming and friendly. Within walking distance to great eating places & shops. The rooms are well set out and equipped with microwave & everything a traveller requires. Even though this is an older motel, it is very clean,comfortable &... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
40 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found Raceways a good choice, it's a well maintained, older style motel. The location is the best thing, it’s 5 mins walk to Racecourse Rd for good cafes and shops. 15 min walk the other way is the Eat Streets Market and wharf area with loads of eating options. Only 10 mins drive from the airport and even though... More

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Perth, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stay at this motel sometimes twice a year. We found it originally because we wanted a motel near to the airport and we were never going to stay at the Formula 1 which is the closest to the airport. I found the Raceways on the net and it wasn't too far from the airport. Clean and tidy and run... More

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Perth, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
21 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

I was looking for a place near the airport for our last night as we had an early flight out the next day. This place was recommended to me by a friend saying that friends of his always stayed here when they came to Brisbane. Jan and Greg were both very welcoming. The room (we were in room 2) was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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262 reviews 262 reviews
60 hotel reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

An older-style motel on Brisbane's northside that is very convenient to Brisbane airport, though did not notice any aircraft noise at all. It is located on a quiet backstreet so traffic noise is not an issue, either. Rooms are large, well equipped and individually decorated. They might look a bit old-fashioned but this also makes them more interesting that your... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Upon checking in, Greg, the host, greeted us by the hand, welcomed my mum and I and introduced himself - I don't think that has ever happened to me! Great hospitality! We used to always stay in a new motel in Kingsford Smith Drive, but now this is our new favourite. Well priced, well located within 700m from Brett's Wharf... More

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Kingston SE, Australia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
37 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

If anything, the Raceways is getting better. I stayed here constantly during 2012 and 2013 and the rooms are progressively getting modernised, particularly in the bathrooms which were the most dated part of each room. Rates haven't changed and importantly there's no price gouging during big events or peak times. The tariff is the tariff. Greg and Jan are wonderful... More

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Proserpine, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

A friendly greeting, a comfortable bed, clean and well fitted bathroom, quieter than most, good value. The rooms are not huge but for one or two people it's ideal, especially for anyone with own transport going in and out of BNE. The range of restaurants nearby is great and there are also banks and small Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. The... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

For a quiet and comfortable stay in a most convenient location you just can't go past this one. Greg and Jan will always go out of their way to provide for your needs. The rooms are well equipped clean tidy and most comfortable and away from noisy traffic. Also close enough to the ferry terminal and numerous local shops and... More

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Arusha
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

We chose this hotel due to its price and being so close to the airport. All we needed was a place to shower and change before going onto the airport. Swimming pool was appreciated also. The manager was also very nice.

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Address: 66 Kent Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 12

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