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Yongala Lodge

11 Fryer Street | North ward, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 14 Townsville B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014
David H Townsville, Australia
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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
    4 of 5 stars
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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My Wife and I have traveled halfway round Australia and Yongala lodge has got to be the best accommodation we have experienced so far. Located on the Strand with access to restaurants, beach and close to the city. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with friendly and inviting service. The rooms are beyond expectation. Very comfortable, clean and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

We booked due to our usual choices being booked out. The pics online looked nice & the prices were low so we gave it a try & booked a Family room. Staff were nice enough, pretty good room. Spacious and clean but dated & wasn't very happy being told on arrival that if I chose to use the top bunk... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We have just had a night staying here. Location excellent - for The Strand and restaurants. Rooms are a bit dated, but for the price, everything was great. The couple looking after the Lodge were very helpful and friendly. It will be great to see the lodge when it's restored.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

This place just reopened as a backpackers hostel. Since I was their first 'backpacker' checking in, they put me in a 2 room apartment for myself as a surprise! The staff is super friendly, actually the best I met so far during my travels in Australia! I felt at home right away and booked a third night. Location is excellent,... More

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Wonderful French food I would recommend this lovely restaurant to anyone excellent value also the French staff were friendly and helpful with a high level of presentation the venue is historic and beautifully presented thank you yongala lodge for a lovely meal

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Oregon, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I had higher expectations. The rooms are dated but basically pretty clean. On the plus side, the room we had was roomy. Very close to the Strand which was nice. Price was good which should have been a clue to quality of accommodations. It was okay but not quite what I'd hoped for.

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surrey, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I arrived in townsville with pretty much no where to stay. Im from the Uk and was visiting my sick family in Townsville hospital. After I arrived 4 other family members also arrived, so a room for 5+ was needed. We were also ever hopeful he may get out of hospital so an extra bed ready and waiting too... We... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Stayed one night on the way back from diving the yongala. It was decent, the furnishing is really old, everything is sort of outdated like it hasnt been updated since it was built. But overall, clean and well priced. We stayed there because it's close to the strand. Front desk was nice. I would stay here again for the convenience... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012 via mobile

Stayed for 4 days over Christmas. We were pleased to be able to book 3 x 2 bedroom and 2x1 bed self contained flats very close to the strand with all it has to offer but still quiet, perfect for our large family gathering. Staff were really friendly and we enjoyed our stay immensely. Rooms were reasonably priced and spacious.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

We sat out on the deck which was relaxing and quiet. Our meals were delicious and fairly large serves. The wine list was good, and the staff were friendly and attentive. We'll be back to try the dessert menu soon!

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Address: 11 Fryer Street | North ward, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
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