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Highlander Motor Inn

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   226-228 James Street, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 43 Hotels in Toowoomba
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment, it was a very quick trip to Toowoomba. Everything was clean and tidy including a wonderfully well appointed kitchen and very comfortable beds. Close to restaurants and a quick drive to the town centre. We will be staying here again on our next Toowoomba trip. The motel is on one... More

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Sharna, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about our property on Trip Advisor. We are very happy to hear you loved everything we have to offer here at the Highlander, all the staff take great pride in their work, and it pays off when you receive such lovely comments. Thank you again, and we... More

Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Qld volleyball comp on and rooms book quickly we booked early and had 2 apartments and one hotel room. Rooms were very clean and tidy. Bed comfy. The apartment had no noise but the motel room did carry the noise from the traffic . Overall very pleasant and will hook again next year!

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi NC, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor about our property. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, particularly the apartments and our comfy beds, the owners priority when replacing the beds, was to make sure everyone has a good night sleep. Hope your team did well in the comp. and... More

Perth, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights, as a couple, during a visit to Toowoomba. Very clean, spacious and comfortable rooms, with good facilities. The reverse-cycle airconditioning was appreciated, as was the free wi-fi. The beds were comfortable enough, the pillows were average. I must highlight the room service food. The cooked breakfasts were delightful, and the one room-service dinner meal... More

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Jamie, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our property on Trip Advisor. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, and the meals we have on offer, chef and the housekeeping team appreciated your comments on their hard work. We all strive to exceed guest expectations, and to make sure every stay meets everyones needs.... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We stayed at the Highlander one one night with our children 10 and 8. The rooms were spotless, the beds were comfortable and plenty of hot water. I am sure if it was summer the pool would have been very welcomed. It was the middle of winter and the room very warm and cosy. We will stay again.

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Cathy, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about out property on Trip Advisor. Our Housekeeping team take great pride in their work, and were very happy to hear you appreciated their efforts, and we are very proud of them. Glad to hear you had a comfortable stay, and enjoyed the simple pleasures of a... More

Mullumbimby, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed for one night in August. The room was lovely and spacious and extremely clean but did not have that 'disinfected' smell about it. The bed was very comfortable as we're the pillows (I can be a bit of a pillow snob...). Reception was extremely friendly and helpful. Close to shopping centre (walking distance) Although the motel is situated... More

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Gwyn, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of our property on Trip Advisor, your review has pushed us back to number 1 out of 42 motels in Toowoomba. Glad to hear you liked our beds and pillows. The owners made sure our guests had the best on the market, as guest comfort is our... More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We booked 2 rooms side by side just for a quick stop over early in the week. The spa suite had all the necessary amenities and was very clean. A massive TV and heated room made for a perfect night in. We would definately stay again and would recommend.

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Esther, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our property on Trip Advisor. We are very glad to hear you enjoyed our rooms, and the housekeeping team strive to excel in meeting guests expectations of a clean and comfortable room, and appreciate the rewards of positive guest comments. Thank you again, and we... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We looked on TripAdvisor the day we needed to stay somewhere in Toowoomba and this motor inn was rated highly for very good reason. We needed to check in after reception hours - reception rang to check arrival time and arranged for keys to be left for us. Very good service! The room was clean and large, and on a... More

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Kate, Thank you very much for writing a review of our property on Trip Advisor. Your lovely comments helped in us reaching the number 1 position again out of 42 motels in Toowoomba, Hopefully it will help with future guests in deciding to stay with us too. We enjoy going that extra distance for our guests, and making sure... More

Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Considering its location on a busy road noise inside unit was almost non-existent. Very clean and a most comfortable bed. Only minor problem was plug in spa projected above tub surface and was easily knocked. We have stayed in several motels in Toowoomba over the years but this is the nicest.

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Lindsay, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about our property on Trip Advisor. We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the comfortable bed, the owners made sure guests were the priority when choosing the replacement beds, and bought only the best on the market. Our housekeeping team also strive to make sure... More

Grafton, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Hotel pictures make rooms look dated but they are not (stayed in Room 8 for two nights). We were happily surprised with the large room which was very clean with good heating and 'kitchenette'. Off street parking and easy access up one flight of stairs. Quiet room despite being on a busy street. Price was very reasonable. We joined friends... More

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highlanderminn, Manager at Highlander Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you DarkHorse for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor about our property. We all love our property and glad you did too. The housekeeping team appreciated to good feedback, as they work hard to make sure every room is perfect, and we are very proud of them. Thank you again, and we look forward to... More

Newcastle, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My first impression was how large the room was. It was clean and comfy. The free use of the guest laundry was appreciated. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I was concerned about the close proximity to two very busy roads but found traffic noise was not an issue.

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Additional Information about Highlander Motor Inn

Address: 226-228 James Street, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Toowoomba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Highlander Motor Inn 4*
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