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Reef Resort Mackay

166-170 Nebo Road, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Ranked #23 of 32 Hotels in Mackay
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a week while visiting family and friends. The room we stayed in was nice. It felt like I'd taken the dolorean back to the 90's but the bed was comfortable, the bathroom was clean and everything worked and it was quite cosy. My only complaint is the ants. Four of our six nights here I was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Was no hot water in arrival as was being repaired, of course I had a baby so had just done a number 3 and needing showering! Then when got water finally back on went to put him in shower to discover hairs all on the floor. Our room was very tired, had a terrible smell. Bed was extremely hard. Very... More 

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Uppermill, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Had a one night's stay for passing through the area. I found it clean and well presented. It give a good value for money. I liked the idea of a comment slip in the room, to allow you to point out any elements that need attention.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Stayed just the one night with the family. Had the family room which was ok. Had two sections one with three single beds and another with a double and a single. The air conditioners weren't on when we arrived so room was quiet warm and took a bit to cool down. The second tv remote didn't work and there was... More 

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Collinsville, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This motel was pleasant. The evening meal was really nice, I had fish and salad. The room was clean and traffic noise was not an issue. When I checked in, the lady on reception was pleasant and courteous. Nothing to write home about, but did the job.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great place to stay for the night while driving through. Clean rooms, showers, perfect parking and lovely staff. The location is great if your just passing through as it's situated on the Bruce highway. For once I have found a motel that serves amazing food too! This will be my regular motel during mackay stop overs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The motel is located on Nebo Road in a forest of motels ranging from the downright dingy to quite upmarkey establishments. I picked this one at random and was pleasently surprised at what I got. The facitily is quite dated but that said, everything worked, the bed was comfortable, and there was no traffic noise even though it is on... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We were passing through Mackay and looked for a reasonable motel at a reasonable tariff this fits the bill comfy bed and good sized room. Shamrock hotel opposite has good meals so you can park the car, enjoy a beer and a good meal.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We stayed here one night. Although the spa bath was good, the room itself had a rather unpleasant smell. The WiFi did not work and the cable channels did not work on the main TV. We would look for somewhere else if we return to Mackay. .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Went to Mackay to visit family. Stayed at Reef Resort in Mackay. The service was excellent. Room was fresh and clean. Loved the pool. Was an awefully hot day, so a refreshing swim in the pool was excellent. The room was comfortable. All amenities were as we expected. Enjoyed our stay. Will definitely stay there again.

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