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The Strand Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   51 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Ranked #27 of 39 Hotels in Townsville
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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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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Queensland, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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62 reviews 62 reviews
37 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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2 reviews
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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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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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