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Summit Motel

4.0 of 5 6 Victoria Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
#2 of 39 hotels in Townsville
27 Reviews 4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night during the school holidays on our way to Cairns. The owners were very friendly and helpful giving us directions to a few places we wanted to see in the short time we were there. We had inter-connecting rooms, each room sleeping four, which gave us more than enough space. We all slept well. Would... More

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Perth, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Used Tripadvisor to select this motel for a one night stay in Townsville. It was easy to find and is located near the CBD and the Esplanade. In comparison with others in this price range in Townsville I rate it highly simply because of its location. It's an easy 15 minute walk downhill to the restaurants on The Esplanade but... More

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Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to come to Townsville QLD for a winter defrost from our -2 mornings and cold days in July this year and we had booked into the Summit Motel for the week and to see the sights. We found the Summit Motel on the internet and booked our stay. The owners, Allan and Jeannene were wonderful hosts and anything we... More

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Mamaku, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Townsville with no booking. Pulled into Summit and thought it was closed as it was late 8.30ish. As we backed out we saw a man with a dog, assumed owner and asked about rooms. This man was not the owner but told us reception was still open. We checked in and 'yeah' a lovely clean and very... More

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Brisbane
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for somewhere easy, affordable, clean and comfortable, this is the place to stay. The hosts are wonderful, friendly people who were always accommodating to our needs. We will definitely be back.

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Allan s, Manager at Summit Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Motel and you are always welcome back. Clean, quiet and comfortable are top priorties at the Summit Motel, with helpfull and friendly customer service. More

Mackay, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Summit is a wonderfully family run happy motel to stay at. Jeannene and Allan were such welcoming hosts, nothing was too much trouble for them. We stayed at the Motel with our poodle who played well with the Motel pooch named Russell. The service was great, the rooms very clean and spacious with an adjoining outdoor area for our... More

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Allan s, Manager at Summit Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Margo and David for your lovely review of our Motel. We're pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Hope David is on the mend and we look foward to seeing you again. More

Sydney Australia
Top Contributor
452 reviews 452 reviews
72 hotel reviews
258 helpful votes 258 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found the location to be sweet, within walking distance of nearly everything for the moderately fit or an easy cab ride, if not ! Spent 3 nights and everything was fine. Allan (?) the owner was extremely friendly & helpful , with help for the charging of phones/i-pods etc , advice on where to go and tips on restaurants etc.... More

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Allan s, Owner at Summit Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Motel. We are glad you were happy to sleep on a trundle bed as this V8 Weekend is our peek time and there is a shortage of beds in Townsville for the whole week. Clean and comfortable rooms are our number one priority at our Motel. Thanks again and hope to... More

Penrith, Australia
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spent a week at the Summit as home base to tour Townsville. Owners and staff are friendly and obliging , the property is clean , quiet and skirts the CBD. If there is a problem it is attended to straight away and the rooms have everything you could expect of a motel . If you meet Russell , give him... More

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Allan s, Owner at Summit Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass on the message to Russell. Cool weather in Townsville over the last few weeks has made swimming a little chilly at the present time however summer will be here soon. Thanks again. Al and Jeannene More

misson beach qld
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Very clean property great location excellent hospitality highly recommend dog friendly We would definitely stay again great view of mountain at night excellent pizza at Tony's nearby also great fish&chips at Harolds on the Strand a little expensive but great location

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Allan s, Owner at Summit Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Donna and John for your review of our motel and sounds like you had a enjoyable stay with us. Hope your holiday goes to plan and if you ever return to Townsville we would love to see you again. More

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I have stayed at The Summit 3 times now. Significant changes have been made since the current very friendly and helpful owners took over nearly a year ago. The rooms have always been spotlessly clean with plenty of space & importantly, comfortable beds. Hearty home cooked meals are available which is fabulous. Nice pool. Very good value for money. Will... More

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Allan s, Owner at Summit Motel, responded to this review

Hi Leith. Thank you for taking time to review our motel and yes we have made significant changes in the last year to the motel. We now offer home cooked meals to rooms for our guess who might just like a quiet night at the motel. Anything from a large steak to a light snack is available with a little... More

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Address: 6 Victoria Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Summit Motel 4*
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Summit Hotel Townsville
Summit Townsville
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This highly rated Motel offers clean, quiet and comfortable rooms to all guests either for business, pleasure or long term stays, perfectly located within walking distance to The Strand, City, Castle Hill, Palmer Street and Queens Gardens. All rooms offer free high-speed WiFi (NBN), Split A/C, Fridge, Toaster, Microwave and Comfortable beds. The Motel also offers free parking for cars and larger vehicles, pool and BBQ. Smart people stay at the Summit Motel. ... more   less 
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