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Coolabah Motel

75 Bowen Road, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Ranked #35 of 39 hotels in Townsville
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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English first
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have now stayed here twice & have already booked our 3rd time. Micheal the manager is kind and helpful. it is in walking distance to Coles so you can use the kitchenette and make you own meals with the supplied utensils. Bus stop out front which we found god to go to 1300smiles stadium for concerts and footy. Service... More

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Cairns, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I Stayed here for 2 nights while down visiting the hospital and had to stay longer than expected because i could not be discharged from hospital, Michael (The Manager) allowed me to keep my room with all my possessions still inside while i was in hospital and when i got out he did me a fantastic deal on the price!... More

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Rockhampton, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Family booked accommodation and stayed with my small children. There were no glass to have a drink from. Fridge was turned off and unsure how long was off for so a bad odour. POSSUMS send me insane for two nights and scared the children. Smelt of urine at the door. Room was not serviced at all while there. Checked out... More

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Queensland. Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

My sister, niece and myself needed cheap accommodation in Townsville while our father was having heart surgery. This was certainly cheap accommodation, although for the standard I still think we paid too much The "kitchenette" was one long benchtop that ran almost the length of the room (which is not big at all) which served as your seating area at... More

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Newcastle, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

On a recent trip to Townsville we stayed at the Coolabah Motel as it suited our needs. The motel is easily accesed and my wife and I found the accomodation to be good value. I am surprised to see a negative reveiw because our stay was the complete opposite. The motel is large in size and was close to full... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013 via mobile

Welcomed by cockroaches scampering across the floor. Mouldy, dusty, noisy air-con that barley worked. Mouldy, dirty shower. Very dusty. Electric wires in fan exposed with black dust on blades. Poor service. Don't mind budget accommodation, but this honestly is the worst I have experienced. Wouldn't recommend it to my worst enemy

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Darwin, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

we stayed at the coolabah a few weeks back. Dollars were tight so we booked a budget room for $85. It was better than we expected, older room and as advertised it was in some need of a refurb but it was clean and comfortable. The manager offered to upgrade us for only $10 extra per night but we were... More

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Klagenfurt, Austria
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Hi Fellow Travellers, Yes we recently had a wonderful stay at The Coolabah. After reading some of the very negative Coolabah reviews some weeks before, we, foolishly, booked at an "upmarket" place in town. They told us that because it was a busy weekend, we had got the last room....phew!! Last room, what a joke, when we arrived and arrived... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012 via mobile

Eventuality I booked the day I . And the footy was I new I wasn't going to get anything flash but for $185 a night I expect more the bed was old the towels where thinner than a chux cloth.we had a great brow of the main road with the curtains closed, had to hook The curtain over The door... More

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Qld, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Booked in for 2 nights using a booking site. Pictures looked ok as we wanted a nice clean affordable stay. Paid extra for renovated rooms over the budget rooms which was fair enough, But after checking in and going to our room we realised that the budget room was given to us accidently (or so we thought). We preceeded to... More

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Address: 75 Bowen Road, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
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