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Corner Eyre and Gregory Sts, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Hotel Allen
Ranked #31 of 41 Hotels in Townsville
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rockhampton, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for three nights in late January 2015, and I was very pleasantly surprised. The prices were very reasonable for two adults, and on weekends this even extends to include the smorgasbord hot breakfast offered in the lounge bar. These breakfasts alone retail at $14.95 per head, so nearly $30 worth of breakfast for two people is inclusive... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I booked a single room for one night and my overall experience was positive. Even though the room I rented was small, desperately needed a lick of paint and a new sink (several large cracks spread across the porcelain in several places), the linen was clean and room were clean. An electric kettle, some coffee satchels (the ubiquitous Nescafe Blend... More 

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Fremantle
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81 reviews 81 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Clean not flash accommodation close to the Strand. Can be noisy at night. Great staff and great breakfast. Take a walk down to the Strand and visit a bar or a restaurant or eat at the Strand. Good steak good seafood

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Mackay, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Good, reasonably clean, basic accommodation in a central location for a good price, rooms are a little dated but you sleep with your eyes closed and lights off. Good if you are just looking for a bed, shower and a meal and not to hang out in your room.

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Mackay, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights. Room very basic & very noisy. No hot water for two days. This being due to hotel being booked out. Room not made up till 3 pm Food was very good & staff friendly Would return to eat but not stay

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Mackay
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Impressed with the friendly staff who are eager to assist. It's no frills establishment but the rooms are clean and spacious. Location is spot on beside the strand with lots of restaurants, lovely beaches and plenty of active people using the amenities. I've stayed here about six times in the last two months with no problems. Room fee (single $55)... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Reasonably cheap rooms, they're not flash or new but they're tidy enough. Set breakfast was included and pretty good too. Downstairs at the steakhouse they have great value food - do yourself a favour and get the ribs/wings on Wednesday night!

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Brisbane, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We called in for a meal and a couple of drinks. Staff really friendly and food good at a good price. Saw they had a motel but we were already staying somewhere else but handy to know for next time. Worth a go if passing through Townsville

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Bundaberg, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed one night. There were some locals outside who were very noisy into the early hours of the morning & again around 6am. They were asked to be quiet twice but it fell on deaf ears. These people were loitering in the garden area. This would make us think twice before we stay here again. We were unaware until... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
19 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Good food, good service, multiple inside and outside dining and drinking options, kids games room that has TV monitoring and the kids eat free - great value in spite of the tired looks from the outside. Locally the reputation isn't great and yet i didn't see any reason for this.

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Address: Corner Eyre and Gregory Sts, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 61

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