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River Esplanade Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   98 River Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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Ranked #13 of 22 hotels in Mooloolaba
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just got home late yesterday after spending 4 nights in this motel .We usually stay in high rise apartments , but are sick of the constant banging of doors and the lifts .this motel was lovely and quiet and no traffic noises we stayed in room 10 which was in the middleMotel is in a .great location one minute walk... More

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked budget motel last minute for 1 night but stayed 2. Great value for comfortable queen bed with mini frig and good shower. So peaceful and quiet and walking distance to Surf Club and other restaurants. Air conditioned and would definitely stay again. Also has a pool. Note: Bring soap with you as no toiletries and unless you like International... More

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Slough, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
28 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Stayed over for a couple of nights while my boyfriend was working nights. Was a very comfortable room, nice comfy bed, good TV, clean bathroom with lovely shower and mini fridge. You can park outside your room and it was nice and quiet in the evenings and mornings. I felt save staying there all night on my own which isn't... More

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Jonkoping, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Rooms were clean spacious and comfortable. This motel has a great location is near the beach, and restaurants along the esplanade. Free parking right next to the room was very appreciated. Owners were nice and helpful.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We checked-in around 7pm when the reception was already closed, but a short phone call and we got into the room. The room was clean and pretty much had everything you need for one night. The downside of the motel is the backpacker hostel next door. Lots of noise until late at night. Good if you want to party, bad... More

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Athens, Greece
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Great service, clean comfortable rooms,fantastic, quiet location close to the river and a very easy walk to the beach,restaurants,cafe.Reasonable price.We stayed for a week and had the best time.The owners are the best!Friendly and helpful.Nothing to complain about. Definitely going to stay here again:)

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Sydney, Australia
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22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Have stayed at the River Esplanade a few times now and never been disappointed: it is in a quiet location close to the river and a very easy stroll to the beach, the many restaurants along the Esplanade and Underwater World. Rooms are smallish but always spotless; park at the door. There is a separate kitchen with more than adequate... More

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Gold Coast, Queensland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Sure the room was a bit small but more than enough for one night! Very clean and plenty of parking. Most of all it was quiet - no traffic noise such a break after my busy day. An easy walk to the Surf Club and all the cafes and restaurants. Short walk to Underwater World and the Beach. A great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Arrived quite late in mooloolaba and booked through booking.com (booked at about 5 in the afternoon that same day). Wow, so surprised with a cheaper motel. Great service, fantastic location and clean, comfortable rooms. Definitely going to stay here again next time.

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Copmanhurst
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We arrived into Mooloolaba very late in the evening, tired from a very long drive, and received a warm welcome, and a very clean, comfortable room. The property is well maintained, and the rooms tidy and clean. The bathroom was small but newly renovated and modern which more than made up for that. The property is centrally located and for... More

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Also Known As:
River Esplanade Motel Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast
Address: 98 River Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Mooloolaba
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Mooloolaba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — River Esplanade Motel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The River Esplanade Motel is a family-owned motel run by the Thompson family for almost 20 years. We specialize in quality accommodation at an affordable price. We are located in beautiful Mooloolaba which is only 1 hour north of Brisbane and are only 400m to the world famous Mooloolaba Beach making us a perfect destination for families, tourists and business travellers. We have 20 motel rooms and a 3 Bedroom Apartment, Outdoor swimming pool, shared kitchen facilities all set in amongst beautiful gardens. ... more   less 
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Mooloolaba
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The River Esplanade Motel is a family-owned motel run by the Thompson family for almost 20 years. We specialize in quality accommodation at an affordable price. We are located in beautiful Mooloolaba which is only 1 hour north of Brisbane and are only 400m to the world famous Mooloolaba Beach making us a perfect destination for families, tourists and business travellers. We have 20 motel rooms and a 3 Bedroom Apartment, Outdoor swimming pool, shared kitchen facilities all set in amongst beautiful gardens. ... more   less 
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