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Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments

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79-83 Marian Street, Mount Isa, Queensland 4825, Australia (Formerly Spinifex Motel)
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Ipswich, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Wow we had a great stay here. We travelled from Brisbane for a big birthday party and were in a large group. We shared a villa and it was fabulous. The rooms were comfortable and very modern. The villa was equipped with everything we needed. Close to everything. We didn't have house keeping but we didn't need it as we... More 

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Alan C, Manager at Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Milena Thank you for for your great review on our new townhouses, as this is our first review for theses units we are pleased that they provided you with everything you needed. We look forward to seeing you again in the ISA. Regards Alan & Lillian More 

Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This place was amazing! A little pricey but definitely value for money! Pros: - Clean and large rooms and bathrooms - Comfortable beds - Quiet at night - Friendly service - Shaded parking for your vehicle - Nice tv, couch and everything you'd want in a room - Value for money. Cons: - Rooms will set you back around 175... More 

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Alan C, Manager at Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Andrew Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again next time you are back in the ISA. Regards Alan & Lillian Managers More 

Rockhampton, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

From the moment you walk in you know this is where you should stay, greeted by very friendly reception that can not do enough for you was very nice to see. The queen room was fantastic well appointed and great size. I congratulate the owners for showing how a room should be presented and with everything from microwave to nice... More 

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Alan C, Manager at Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Robert Thank you for your great review, and for taking the time to let others know how much you enjoyed your stay. We have a great team here at the Spinifex and they work hard and take great pride in doing their best to make sure our guests have the best possible experience during their stay. The team were... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Wonderful people, comfy beds and delicious food make this my favourite place to stay in Mt Isa. Rooms are well set out with a mini kitchen, couch & desk. Downstairs rooms have a sliding door onto a patio & upstairs rooms have a view

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Brisbane
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Modern,clean rooms. Microwave, toaster, kettle and tea /coffee supplies. Also cutlery and plates etc. Took advice from reviews on T A and asked for a room at back. Very quiet. Friendly staff. Nice big breakfasts.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A little on the expensive side but well worth it. Room was fresh and very clean. Staff were great on check in and check out. It had a dine in restaurant that would cater for you if you didn't feel like going out but it looked a bit small for us so we ate out.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Stayed for a weeek on business and my only disapointment was no Pool! After working all day in 36deg a dip in would have been great. All of the staff were very helpfull and funny. Good beds clean rooms and plenty of hot water. Restaurant was very casual with good meals.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Recently spent a month at the Spinifex while working in the Isa, and I cannot recommend highly enough. The rooms are large and tidy and quiet. A month is a long time in a motel room, but the stay here was fine. The staff are awesome and made us feel very welcome. Nothing was too much trouble, we even had... More 

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Alan C, Manager at Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Brian Thanks for your great review its much appreciated & I will pass your thanks on to the team. I bet its good to be home,a month is a long time to be away from family and friends. We are glad that we were able to make you feel at home and make your time away enjoyable. If you... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

After 1400 kilometers of driving and the motel we had thought we would stay at had no vacancies we drove past here ... The outside was deceiving.. Inside the rooms were clean tidy large well appointed ... Enough space to prepare our evening meal and a very comfortable bed ... Shower was a tad dodgy but the staff were friendly... More 

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Alan C, Manager at Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Teresa We are sorry that we could not offer you accommodation when you called, but we are pleased that you were happy with the motel we recommended. Although that motel is showing its age from the outside we know from other guests that we have sent their that the rooms are well maintained and clean. WE would recommend any... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

I spent a whole week staying here while working in the Isa and The Curry so location was important. Being on the main highway I asked to be away from the road trains as much as possible and I was shown to a room upstairs around the main part of the motel that was pleasantly surprising. If I don't book... More 

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Alan C, Manager at Spinifex Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Rliersch We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Spinifex,and thank you for taking the time to write us a great review. I know from experience is not much fun travelling away from home all the time so we try very hard to make all our guest feel at home, and we know good old home style... More 

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