We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments

79-83 Toolooa Street, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
Hotel website
Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Featured upcoming dates
    Best deal 12/29/2014
    $91/night
    Good deal 12/30/2014
    $91/night
    Good deal 12/31/2014
    $91/night
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments
Write a Review

81 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    46
    19
    6
    6
    4
See reviews for
29
14
3
15
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (27)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (81)
  • Mar-May only
    (22)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (20)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (25)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (14)
All months
Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Last minute decision to travel to Gladstone for overnight stay. As we had stayed there before we decided to book in again.Lady in reception was very welcoming and after discussion on previous room she upgraded us to a family room. The room was large, with a lovely bathroom. Room was spotless .The setting for motel is extremely lovely and although... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Gladstone, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Average room , with terrible customer service. Stayed there twice before as it was close to my husbands work but the rate has now doubled in price with no attempt to keep me as customer happy, response from proprietor when asked about change in price was disgusting with owners response to my needs being "oh well". Total loss of respect... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Maria M, Owner at Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

We apologise if we did not meet your expectations We aim to make everyone's stay at Toolooa Gardens a comfortable and enjoyable experience. We are committed to providing the best possible accommodation and service So I have taken your review on board to help us to improve our day to day operations In Response to rude owner. The guest refused... More

Maryborough, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the old saying (you get what you pay for) applies to this place but even so for what a basic room costs this was very very ordinary compared to a lot of other places we have stayed at.there are some nice rooms here so do your-self a favour and get one of those .ours was dated in the 70s and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay for the executive and the family. Exceeded expectations. The grounds are beautifully maintained and the rooms are spotless with the most thorough care to cleaning and presentation. I had not expected from previous trips viewing the accommodation from the road or photos online to be so pleasantly surprised. Once inside the grounds I was impressed. As far as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a decent place to stay. Staff welcome was very good and communication during stay very good. Free coffee and hot chocolate at reception Pros - Beds, kitchette, quiet, staff Cons - Noisy aircond that turned on and off

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Branxton NSW
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Overnight stay. Beautiful well equiped Villa. Very clean & comfortable. Well equiped kitchen. Comfy bed. Good location. Easy access to main street or local shopping centre for supplies. Excellent value.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Helensvale, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Just stayed for an overnight with work but would have liked to stay longer. Had stayed there many years ago & was just acceptable but what a pleasure now. It has been extensibly upgraded with both rooms & grounds a real treat. I was fortunate enough to be upgraded to a villa which was an absolute dream. I could not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Albion Park, New South Wales, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This place was perfect for what we wanted. Great place and good proximity to town. Clean apartments and spacious. Staff are really friendly. I could not fault this place . really liked the air conditioning in every room didn't need it but would be handy in summer.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Maria M, Manager at Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate the time you have taken to review our accommodation and are pleased you have enjoyed your stay with us. It is Wonderful that you felt our staff were friendly and you had a clean and spacious room offering plenty of Airconditioning. We hope to see you again on your next trip. From The... More

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stayed at the Toolooa Gardens Motel for one night on our way home from a long driving trip and I have to say, it was a great decision! The room we had was spotlessly clean, so spacious with great comfortable beds. I couldn't fault a thing here - the service was excellent from the staff also! We booked on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Maria M, Manager at Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for your comments on the comfy beds, great service, excellent staff and comments that you room was well presented. We make every effort to ensure our guests have an enjoyable stay with us, Hope to see you on your next visit From The Team at Toolooa More

Melbourne
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Really impressed with our one room unit. The bed was so comfy and the room was spotless. If all you want is a neat and clean place to stay, then this is the place to go!! I did think it was a little on the higher side of $$ but from what I heard that is Gladstone for ya :-)... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Maria M, Manager at Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you to "double thumbs up" we appreciate your positive comments on the comfy bed and cleanliness of our accommodation. From The Team at Toolooa More

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments

Address: 79-83 Toolooa Street, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
Phone Number:
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gladstone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Elvoline ltd, Booking.com and Odigeo so you can book your Toolooa Gardens Motel and Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

20 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (18)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay