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Great Eastern Motor Inn

27-29 Geordie Road, Gympie, Queensland 4570, Australia
Great Eastern Motor Inn
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Motel is on Bruce Highway...noise is obvious in the front rooms. It is 3 star with limited parkink for trailers. Car parks outside rooms are covered for storm hail protection. Rooms are ok with better aircon in back rooms.

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked for 3 nights but made the mistake of not getting a receipt. On my second day I asked to change rooms as the room I had was disgusting, and there was a major plumbing issue which meant that the whole bathroom floor was soaking wet and leaking into the main area. The wife of the owner Derek came... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was smelly. there was no microwave or any kind of facilities whatsoever for food.. (tho i do understand after discussing it the second stay one is available if you ask for it) (and ask for it cos eating from their restaurant is pricey)bathroom had little ant things, shower pressure VERY poor. i was forced to stay twice thru lack... More 

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Noosa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We have just had our third stay at the Great Eastern and cannot recommend it highly enough to anyone wanting a place to stay in Gympie. We stayed as a family of 4 in Room 26 which has a queen size bed upstairs on the mezzanine floor, and 2 single beds downstairs, along with the bathroom and kitchenette which is... More 

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Stopped here as a surprise to the girlfriend, as we stayed here on our first trip away together. She pointed out that it was our anniversary the same day. I asked the manager if we could have the same room, and he looked up the room we had last time, which I was impressed by, that little extra bit of... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights, food was excellent and room service is always handy. The internet worked perfectly. People in the restaurant were fun and lovely to spend time with and my room was clean and comfortable. overall a nice place to stay, would come here again.

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Gympie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I regularly travel through Gympie, and enjoy my time at the Great Eastern. Again, thanks to hosts Derek & Kath for looking after me. Love the atmosphere in the Restaurant, and the food is always good, drinks are always cold, the prices even better! Rooms are neat & clean, and the new bathroom in my room was good. Internet connection... More 

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Gympie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Geordies Restaurant is a great place for a meal & drinks. We found the owners pleasant and helpful, and wonderful hosts. The food was good, and very reasonably priced too. Would recommend Geordies to anyone, rooms are priced right too.

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stayed here for work and while the reception looks fine and the owner was perfectly friendly, the room itself is a dump. Bathroom - yuck, dirty and ridiculously old with a trickle of water from the shower, bed disgusting - itched all night and had some type of bugs jump on me. Bed was also really uncomfortable with springs poking... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

stayed for 2 nights, cant fault. I have recommended to my work that it becomes our place to stay. Quite rooms, and very clean, but a little dated. food was great, room service was really handy, rooms are a great size.

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