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Pialba Motor Inn

29 Boat Harbour Drive | Pialba, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Ranked #16 of 23 Hotels in Hervey Bay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The staff are very welcoming and friendly, the rooms were well appointed and quiet. We were travelling with a group of girls and were surprised we could not here them in the next room! The pool was sensational and the spa was also great. The grounds were well maintained and they have a fabulous BBQ area just near the pool.... More

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Katikati, New Zealand
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28 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Started with a very warm welcome & finshed with a friendly warm farewell. In between we stayed in a beautfuly set up motel room, which justed looked great with the beautful curtains. Very comfortable bed, we both had a great nites sleep after our day on Fraser Island. Thanks so much.

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Aurora, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I came from America to visit Australia and found Pialba Motor Inn to be the best place I could have hoped to stay at throughout my trip. It was the perfect mixture of a fun and hospitable environment. It had a beautiful pool area, amazing rooms, great service, and excellent breakfast & Dinners. It's ran by the most wonderful people... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We chose this motel for accommodation where we could have a couple of rooms that were close to our family who live in Hervey Bay. (Here for a Christmas reunion). The friendliness of the owners, the neat and clean rooms, the lovely grounds and very clean pool area were all welcome additions to our stay. Value for money we highly... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Joanne's lovely Motor Inn is a small, basic but clean and comfortable motel. It is located a little outside of Hervey Bay but the centre is just not worth visiting. The rooms have everything you need, it is a quite place hence the motorway nearby. Especially the pool and spa area with Buddha theme is an oasis of calmness. And... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great Motor Inn located on one of Hervey Bays major roads, but with suprisingly very little traffic noise. Rooms are spacious and very clean. Staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Highly recommended.

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Goondiwindi, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Lovely quite motel. On the main road & easy to find. However, no road noise. The managers are very lovely. After returning home & realizing I had left my SD card behind, I called them & Jo had found it & we made arrangements to have it returned to me. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Our short stay (2 nights) at Pialba Motor Inn was very enjoyable. The owners were very kind and helpful hosts. Everything was clean & homely in the large appartment including bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and all usual associated facilities. The terrace with outdoor set joining our appartment to the garden would have been more enjoyable if some light division allowed privacy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

We are a family of five that has two days here and We would be back if we are on these parts again. We recomended this motel highly. Clean rooms and spacious rooms. Very close to the main road in Hervey Bay. Easy to find and very friendly owners. Free of charge DVD to watch at the reception for the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012 via mobile

Ample car parking. Jo cooks an amazing array of dishes which can also be enjoyed in the tropical gardens under the huge Balinese huts. All tour bookings are easily made at reception. There is a well set out business centre incorporated at reception. Value for money stay!

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Address: 29 Boat Harbour Drive | Pialba, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Hervey Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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