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International Lodge Motel

#2 of 30 Hotels in Mackay
Certificate of Excellence
40 Macalister Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 30 Hotels in Mackay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Biloela, Australia
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228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Stayed here for one night when travelling between Cairns and Biloela. We were met by our hosts Petra and Michael. Friendly and informative with recommendations. Cost - $125 for two people for the night. Booked due to good reviews on Tripadvisor. Unit was very compact but clean and fresh. Double bed, bar fridage, toaster, jug, microwave, flat screen tv, ceiling... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Heading to a smaller regional city for two weeks unbroken work doesn't sound like much fun and it isn't really. However, staying at the International Lodge made it so much easier and enjoyable for me. The staff were so friendly and welcoming, it was like staying with family. My room was clean and comfortable, and very restful once I got... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Just stopped for a night on the way through to Mackay. Owners were excellent and happy to help as best they could. Provided water, fresh milk and even a free ride to the bus station the next day. For the price couldn't recommend it enough!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We have been travelling Australia and the US a lot! The managers Petra and Michael have been the friendliest so far. They were helpful in any enquiry and fun to be around. The rooms are very well kept too...

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

From the minute you walk into the hotel you are made to feel at home, Petra and Michael are so friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them. Michael is extremely knowledgeable of the local area, there are plenty of restaurants within a close proximity and there is always the offer of delicious home cooked meals. I have stayed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I stayed here with my partner on the way down the Queensland coast. We were tired after a long days drive from Innisfail. The owners welcomed us and we had free cookies offered to us, very friendly service. The room was clean and comfortable, with free wi-fi so always a plus! Our stay was quick but memorable. If your after... More 

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Gold Coast
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

While checking in, we were thinking of going out for breakfast the next day rather than eat here. When I said no, i didn't want to order anything off their menu, the owner asked if I wanted pancakes? Being my favourite food, i said that she said the magic word. But my husband went on to say that I normally... More 

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Ipswich, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We stayed in Room 1 for one night and found the room comfortable and clean. The staff were friendly, and showed us to the room when we checked in and provided us with milk and yummy homemade biscuits. We ordered breakfast for the next morning and it was freshly cooked and delicious! The motel is in close proximity to a... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

First we just booked one night in the motel with Petra and Michael - but it didn't take long to feel totally comfortable! The rooms offer all amenities you can wish for and are in a perfect and clean condition! Petra and Michael would not only offer you touristic information but everything else they can help you with. They just... More 

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Florence, Oregon
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We decided to stay here because the previous reviews were so good. Our accommodations met our needs....bed, towels, coffee, hot water pot, etc. Though we've stayed in places with many more amenities, this one takes the cake for great service. Although, we do have a fondness for what we call "I Love Lucy" type of motels. Mike and Petra were... More 

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