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The Strand Motel

51 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Ranked #27 of 39 hotels in Townsville
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
1 review
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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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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Adelaide, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I stayed 5 nights here. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The owner was the most friendly, helpful and accommodating host I've ever met. The rooms were exceptionally clean, the beds very comfortable and the location is brilliant. I will definitely be staying here next time I'm in Townsville.

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Cairns, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed here 1 night. We found it to be Clean, Compact & Conveniently located. Would stay here again. The owner was very friendly and accomodating, offering us a strand view room or a quiet room at the back. Was also helpful with directions when we were leaving

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Landsborough, Queensland, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

We stayed there for 2 nights with our friends from New Zealand it was just like home away from home, off street parking has all you need, yes its old but we loved it. Its close to eateries, grocery stores, & a great park to go for works . The Barbers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013 via mobile

we stayed here for 3 nights, budget motel but our room was very clean, the owners are managing the place at present and were very helpful and friendly, linen clean and good quality. great location. room 15 has a window fronting the strand and 200 meters walk to eateries and foreshore and grocery stores. off street parking. if on a... More

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Mackay
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Had a couple night stay on the strand to meet friends for a weekend of socialising. Right across from the beach it is a great place to wake up. Staff are friendly and easy going,the rooms are basic and really dated but the location is absolutly awesome.

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Home Hill, Queensland, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

I have stayed at the Strand motel maybe ten times over the past few years. I have gone with single bookings to multiple room bookings. The family room is excellent with a group of friends. The rooms are always clean, linen fresh, aircons working. The staff extremely helpful. The front balcony is the best place to gather with friends, plenty... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012 via mobile

I have stayed here many times and I have found all the rooms I have stayed in to be comfortable, clean, and great value. The motel is in a great location - directly across the road from the beach, there are cafes and restaurants across the road and up the road, and close to the motel is the Seaview Hotel... More

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Address: 51 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
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Ranked #27 of 39 hotels in Townsville
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