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Rocky Gardens Motor Inn

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292-306 Lower Dawson Rd, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fernvale, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this motel and found the grounds and gardens well maintained and neat. The rooms were spacious and spotlessly clean and I loved the fact that there was a large window in the room to allow lots of light and fresh air into the room. Rooms are serviced daily. The restaurant is lovely and the menu quite extensive... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed two weeks at the above Motel they could not do enough for us it was a very busy time for everyone who worked there but they made our stay very comfortable room was nice and clean and tidy - good size rooms. The restaurant the staff great the food good and breakfast too. The road noise a little... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grounds: Neat, well kept gardens and grounds; sparkling pristine pool Reception: Welcoming, friendly, helpful, great local knowledge. ( Fresh milk for your fridge, a rare but lovely gesture.) Room: Large with lots of natural light, spotlessly clean with modern furnishings, aircon, free WiFi, fridge, microwave, tea coffee making, toaster, utensils and a sink. Restaurant: Hearty breakfast with a multitude of... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Rocky Gardens Motor Inn and found the staff and the accommodation very good. The Meals at both breakfast and the evening dinner meal first class not found in many motels. I would highly recommend any one wishing to stay at this motel.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is NOT just another motel, its clean, they're welcoming and the food is amazingly good. Kay and Ray could not do enough to make my stay more comfortable, they have constant smiles on their faces and it would seem that they really enjoy being wonderful hosts. The rooms are clean and neat with all amenities functional and well maintained,... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for 4 nights on business. The rooms were comfortable and clean and the laundry facility was good. Whilst the bathroom has a window, it would have been better if they were fitted with an exhaust fan as traffic can be noisy from the early hours of the morning. The Fern Restaurant is sensational and served some of... More 

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

had a great stay at rocky gardens motorlodge nice and clean and tidy great resturant great food and also breakfeast of bacon eggs toast and tomato brought to our door at the time that we wanted was great really enjoyed our stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The rooms are clean and spacious. Kay and Ray are wonderful hosts and always willing to help. The meals from the restaurant were wonderful. I will definitely be staying at rocky gardens when I next visit Rockhampton.

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Townsville, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

stayed overnight on way home, resturant was closed when we arrived at 8.20pm so cant comment on the food , the rooms were clean and average but old and showers were outdated and mould in them, even though we were back from the street road nouse can be heard, the place is nothing but heaps of rooms and buildings piled... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I'm in love with motels since going here, very quiet and friendly :) rooms have great air cons and showers are awesome! Staff is very friendly as well :) I would def recommend this place! It is not too far away from the city and food is also very nice :)

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