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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Business trip to the Isa - first stay at Spinifex and would do it again in a heartbeat. Look, to be honest, Mt Isa is a mining town whichever way you look at it - I was there on business and the Spinifex was very hospitable, clean, quiet, bar fridge, reasonable restaurant - more than I expected. Very friendly and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 45th stop on a trip around Australia, so we're pretty current with motels / hotels on the road. Selected this motel from TA reviews and it was a winner. Our review incorporates the following: * efficient check in and constantly great customer service whilst staying there * room was modern, spacious, stylish and very clean. So much... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our second place we stayed at in Mt Isa and was very happy with what we experienced here, the rooms were very comfortable and decorated nicely. We only stayed here one night but enjoyed a beautiful dinner at the motels restaurant, staff are very friendly and it is only a short walk to the local shops, a must... More 

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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 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 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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13 reviews
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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 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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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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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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