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Mackay Motor Inn

#7 of 32 Hotels in Mackay
Certificate of Excellence
208 - 212 Nebo Road, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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  • Location
    4 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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Townsville, Australia
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110 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we needed somewhere close to city due to appts and because of school holidays had to settle for this place staff were ok but really only worth stating if you are a smoker average room clean but very average tv remote not working and bed was like a rock, no cold water in fridge just an empty jug, there is... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I am normally a bit wary about Trip Advisor reviews, but in this case they were spot on. Although the Motor Inn is right by the Bruce Highway where trucks power along all day and night, and although the layout and finishes of the rooms is kind of old fashioned, the Motor Inn is scrupulously CLEAN. Its comfortable with most... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Cheap motels are normally just that, but this one is not just cheap, its clean and functional, has all the things you need for a one nighter. A bonus is that they serve meals, yes room service. Evening meal was plain but tasty, breakfast to the room was excellent. Just what you need when you have a business meeting then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This place was great, no it's not the flashiest place around, but I was after something relatively cheap & this place popped up in my search. Great spot & fairly quiet considering it's on the main road. Very clean inside the room, comfy bed & hot shower, what more do you need?! I'll stay here again next time I need... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here overnight on business and was given one of the recently refurbished rooms. The decor was modern and clean with a small kitchenette and microwave. The bed was comfortable and the room service meal was tasty and welcomed after a long drive. Would stay here again.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Stayed here 2 nights by myself for business trip in Mackay. Rooms have just been renovated presented well and comfortable, definitely one of the cleanest motel I have ever stayed. Quite environment with plenty of outdoor seating area. Botanical gardens, restaurants, supermarket all nearby. The staffs are genuinely happy and go out of their way to help you and make... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We paid a little extra for a 'newly renovated' room (Room 6). It was clean.The beds were very comfortable. The supplies all of good quality and adequate. The staff friendly. However, the renovations appeared to have been done by a handyman, not a tradesman and as a result, we had problems locking the entry door and the bathroom door was... More 

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brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Stay here with work, these 2 room have been done up and are just lovely, clean, spaciest, quiet, dead lock on the door as well as a chain, alarm clock is huge can read with it with my glasses, outside of the building is dated, a smoking area away from the room, nothing worse than smoke coming in your window... More 

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Queensland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed in Mackay for 3 nights at the end of November and are so glad we chose Mackay Motor Inn for our accommodation. Friendly and helpful staff are onsite and the rooms are clean, spacious and well appointed with tea and coffee making facilities, biscuits and some milk to get you started. The bed and pillows were very comfy... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

After travelling nearly 13 hours to get as far as we can on the second day, we got as far as Rockhampton and we thought lets get to Mackay as it would be far to our final destination. So after traveling another 4 hours we arrived in Mackay around 8:30pm. We were looking for a motel around that time and... More 

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