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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 #2 of 42 Hotels in Toowoomba
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Goulburn
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176 reviews 176 reviews
37 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we booked online, and that was pretty easy. We did ask for a ground floor unit and to their credit they rang to advise this might not be possible and did we want to cancel. Later they confirmed they had worked a way round this to assist us. Great service. Room was good with the bed located as soon as... More 

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Redland City, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we visited for a quick overnight stay, I had my hubby and 8 yr old with me. I found this place Extremely clean and very inviting. The two bedroom apartment was comfortable and very homely. Beds were exceptionally comfortable and the bedrooms spacious. I can't thank the staff enough.. From the second we arrived the people who run it have... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

From the booking through to departure all of our requests were dealt with in a friendly and professional manner by Managers Di And Michael. When we left it was like departing a family gathering. The motel is modern, the apartments are very well appointed and we needed to move to a room we were impressed by both the size and... More 

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

Hi Deborah, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our property on Trip Advisor. So glad you enjoyed both styles of accommodation, the motel and apartments. We enjoyed having you stay, and it was like a family member leaving when you left. Thank you again for taking the time to write, it means a... More 

Surat Thani Province, Thailand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Living 3 hours from Toowoomba our family have stayed in a range of motels and have found The Highlander by far the best. Rooms are clean and well appointed. The staff/manager are very friendly and helpful. The motel is located on a major road making it easy to find and is central to all shopping centres and services.

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

Hi Mel, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor about the Highlander. All the staff take great pride in their work, especially our valuable housekeeping team, and they enjoy having wonderful feedback from guests. Thank you again for sharing your experience of staying with us on Trip Advisor, and we look forward... More 

Chinchilla, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We chose to stay at the Highlander as my husband was having some surgery done, and we were from out of town. Everything was wonderful. The service desk was excellent, helping me with all my driving and road directions. The room was immaculate and had everything you would expect. No road noise at all. Meals were hot and very enjoyable... More 

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

Hi Colleen, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our property on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased you enjoyed everything about your recent stay with us. We all love the Highlander too, and it is always rewarding for all staff when they hear such wonderful feedback. Thank you again for taking the time... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
28 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We are seasoned travellers going on a couple of overseas trips a year and several regional trips. We stay in 2-4 star hotels. We have been using trip advisor for all of our trips since 2008. I have never been let down by trip advisor till now. From reading the reviews it was probably just not our night. I hate... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are of course disappointed to read of your experience. We have the property regularly fumigated (in fact it was last done on the 4th of November) and have taken up the matters you have raised with the Pest Controller. We appreciate that bed comfort is very subjective. Our premium... More 

Ballina, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
41 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We stayed in a two bedroom self contained apartment (No. 37) with a very comfortable king bed and a TV in the main bedroom. The apartment had everything that we needed for a self sufficient stay. The apartment is very large with everything on the one level. A wide carport in front of the apartment provided protection for the car... More 

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

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 enjoyed your stay with us, and the apartment, with all the extras. Thank you again for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit to... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Stayed in this hotel during the weekend as my daughter was playing a tennis tournament. We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment (room 27). The place was clean and tidy and sufficient for what we were after. As we had 6 staying in the room, it would have been great to have 2 bathrooms. Check in and check out was... More 

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

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our property on Trip Advisor, you are our 100th reviewer, and we are all very excited to reach this target. All the staff take great pride in their work, and it is always lovely to hear from valued guests about their experience staying with us. We appreciate all... More 

Armidale, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This has a good central location and is conveniently placed for a short drive to the shops. It is a clean hotel with extras like a kitchenette area which is handy. I have stayed there been before. There is an outdoor pool which is good to cool off in summer.

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

Hi Trish, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it is always nice to hear from our guests. The cleaning staff take great pride in their work, and always enjoy receiving positive feedback. The pool has been getting plenty of use, especially with the hot weather we have had lately. Thank you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We stayed for one night, and were made very welcome, the design of the Highlander is excellent for privacy and noise reduction. The weather was exceptionally hot, and the air conditioning was very welcome. The pool is also very well designed, solar heated and shaded at one end with seats and tables around it. Wonderful staff added a real friendliness... More 

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

Hello Stay S. We appreciate the time you took to write such a positive Review of our property - the Highlander Motor Inn. As you rightly point out, the construction and lay out of the motel is such that, whilst at the intersection of two fairly bust roads, noise is not an issue from any of the rooms. We look... More 

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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*
Number of rooms: 33
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