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Hervey Bay Colonial Lodge

94 Cypress Street | Torquay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 23 hotels in Hervey Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the studio for a couple of nights and thoroughly enjoyed the mini apartment feel. We had no problem with WiFi. The kitchen was fully equipped with a full size cooker and fridge freezer. Small lounge area and modern shower. The managers were very helpful and friendly giving us great advice. Although Hervey Bay seems to be a... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff who were very helpful. The motel is situated just around the corner from The Esplanade on a quiet street, but within walking distance of the main street. Our room was lovely and clean and well equipped with everything we needed. Would thoroughly recommend a stay here

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Enfield, England, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We only stayed for one evening. The welcome was very friendly and professional. Our room was clean and well equipped. The rooms were comfortable. The shower ran out of water after one short shower and then half way through the next. The wifi was free but really slow, so we gave up after a while. Convenient key drop for our... More

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Peter L, Owner at Hervey Bay Colonial Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Robin, Thank you for your review, we apologise profusely for your hot water ceasing to operate, it is the first time ever we have experienced such a situation in all the years of operation. We just wish you had come and got us to check it as it happened- but realise you left very early. As it turns out... More

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Another excellent place to stay thanks to checking out Trip Advisor. My friend and I stayed the night and the lovely helpful managers gave us a unit with two bedrooms even though I was expecting us to share one room. I agree with all the positive reviews written for the Hervey Bay Colonial Lodge and would not hesitate to add... More

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Perth WA
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

For the price you really cant go wrong and the staff were excellent. Being on a motorbike they provided under cover parking which is always appreciated. Nice stroll west along the water front brings you to shops and restuarnts, walking to the east a nice long pier worth the look. Convenience store less than a block away.Great value self contained... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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31 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I stayed here last weekend. I'm a regular visitor to Hervey Bay from Brisbane as members of my family live there. At my sister's recommendation I decided to stay at the Hervey Bay Colonial Lodge. It was great. I had the one bedroom unit with consisted of a small kitchenette (fully contained), a lounge room, bathroom and bedroom. The place... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I highly recommended the Hervey Bay Colonial Lodge as a place to stay when your in the Hervey Bay area. My Family and I found the managers to be very friendly, helpful and caring. The unit was spotlessly clean and modern. It has a fully self contained kitchen, with a M.W.O. and gas cook-top and oven. The bedrooms are large... More

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Kent England
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stayed here last year in January and only just got around to giving this small friendly motel the review it deserves. The motel is not very big but it has a nice garden area and pool just outside your door. The apartments are very clean and are set around the pool making it very convenient, they are a nice... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This place is a place to stay! They have such a homely feeling to the placed there and the owners are such lovely people! It is so cheap and only a short walk away from the beaches and some shops! This is defiantly a great place to stay in Hervey Bay! Child friendly and great for a family holiday! Highly... More

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed here for one night either side of a trip to Fraser Island. The apartments are great- clean and well equipped and in a good location. The staff are friendly and really helpful. The esplanade and beach are just around the corner- some good restaurants but good to note that they are not open a Monday. Excellent place to... More

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Address: 94 Cypress Street | Torquay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Hervey Bay
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Hervey Bay's best value Holiday Units" We have 9 fully renovated modern Units (November 2011). All Units are self contained and serviced weekly, they consist of: separate bedrooms, full kitchens including oven & microwave, air-conditioning, flat screen TV, DVD & Free Wi-Fi Internet. Shared facilities include BBQ area, Pool, Onsite Laundry and ample space for children to play, all located just 100 metres from the best beach in Hervey Bay (Shelly Beach). Our 2 bedroom units are perfect for families or couples sharing. Located just one street from the busy Esplanade, our units offer a quiet tropical & peaceful setting. All apartments have easy access to our pool and BBQ area. Corporate guests are very welcome, with after hours check in available to accommodate (by prior arrangement). We provide tour information & bookings for Whale Watching, Fraser Island / Lady Elliot Island and many other activities in the area as well as Bushwalking/ Scuba Diving packages. We are located in Torquay, the most centrally located, Beach side suburb of Hervey Bay. The Esplanade shops, restaurants and takeaways are all within a minutes walk. Courtesy buses are also available from the RSL and Boat Club. ... more   less 
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