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The Strand Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   51 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Ranked #24 of 41 Hotels in Townsville
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Thailand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

Although a basic motel, it has Clean, comfortable rooms with the additional convenience of a microwave. Balcony or outside sitting area is very welcome too. Good wifi. Helpful motel managers. Excellent position opposite the sea. Supermarket close by plus the large Seaview Hotel for meals & bars. Definitely value for money and would recommend

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in a 2-bedroom apartment, which was a bit old & funny, but very clean, spacious & comfortable & we were very happy. It's across the road from the beach & promenade, with a fabulous outlook over the bay. We'd sit outside at night at the little table outside our door & watch the world go by, which was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Arriving after dark in Townsville with no accommodation booked we took our chances with a place called the Strand Motel as it seemed it would be within our budget. Even though it was closed and after hours the friendly owner happily let us a room. Being dark we had no idea about our surrounds but we were having such a... More 

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Munich, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Originally we were on our way to Cairns and only planned to stay one night. In the end we liked the strand motel and the owners that much that we changed plans and stayed for four nights. The owners are absolutely friendly, helpful and really caring. Our room had a nice sea view balcony, air conditioning, a small "kitchen" (refrigerator,... More 

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Queensland, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

We booked this motel on line for a two night stay,on arrival the appearance is not really startling,however the book in process was good , the room was clean ,it had been updated as much as the building would allow. Bed was excellent there was no noise even though it is right on the Strand. In general the price was... More 

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Whitsundsays
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This hotel doesnt look very good from the outside and even being shown to my room i was a bit worried what i was going to find inside. Its an old building and next to a vacant block which does it no favours. However it was cheap and I was only stopping one night and booked it online. Inside I... More 

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Rockhampton
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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Me and two friends scored this gem on our trip to Townsville for a festival and some diving. It is not 5 star living but the owners are uber friendly, location could not be any better and the price for the three of us was very reasonable. Places to eat and drink are very close by as well as all... More 

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Macleay Island, Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
42 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Don't be fooled by the outside of this place.....the rooms are fresh and the position to die for! Right on the strand with a popular hotel close by, plenty of places to eat, a supermarket, doctors, dentists and within walking didstance to town, this place is tops. I have stayed here many times and will always stay when I'm in... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Stayed here for a few nights in Dec '13 for family occasion, great location, friendly, helpful owners,. Reminded us of holidays when we were kids at the bach at Foxton Beach NZ. Planning another holiday next year will definitely be coming back to stay at The Strand.

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South Island
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Would recommend this accommodation if you are not into flash and expensive motels. The Strand is clean and tidy, great bed. Very helpful owner who offers you a unit upstairs with a view or downstairs. This place is in a great location, shops and eating places just a very short walk away. Beach is just across the road. The price... More 

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Address: 51 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Strand Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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