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River Esplanade Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   98 River Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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Ranked #12 of 15 Hotels in Mooloolaba
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stacey L Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I would never recommend this place to nobody. I no the saying of get what u pay for but i wouldnt let my dog stay here. There were dirty tissues under the bed, the blankets were dusty and ants all over the place. The tv didnt work and u could hardly move around the room. We payed for two nite... More 

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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basic unit, small bathroom, little on the downside for cleanliness, toilet bowl not clean and a lot of dust. Air con didn't work well at all and was hot most of night! TINY carparks especially for 4WD's! Good location though walking distance to main street and underwater world. Quiet and tidy overall.

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Kelowna, Canada
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This is definitely not a Tripadvisor 4 dots hotel as we were led to believe, it's more of a 2 dots hotel. I've since come to find out after staying in hotels for 4 weeks in Australia that a number of the hotels that were booked in North America (NA) before we left, were over-rated compared to our NA standard.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We just spent the one night here after going to mooloolabah for a friends birthday. We arrived after 6pm so the manager text me saying that he'd left the door unlocked with our key inside. The room was basic, which I was expecting. Very clean throughout , kettle and small fridge provided. In all cant fault the river esplanade and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights and we really enjoyed our stay at this motel. Room was not very spacious but everything was clean and comfy,pool a little bit overcrowded at times but the beach is very close to the motel also. We liked the fact that everything was so close by especially the bowls club just across... More 

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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Nice modern compact room for two night stay to enjoy an endless variety of dining, shopping, walking on lovely esplanade/walking path, or lazing on the beach. Room was immaculate and no traffic disturbing sleep. You only get what you pay for, but this was good value.

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Sydney, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Nothing fancy here. The bloke who greeted me was actually really friendly but for one night only, all I needed was to be left to my own devices. I think I paid $110 for a night, and once in the room, it was apparent that the space you are in isn't conducive to lasting relaxation. It's a small room, it's... More 

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Wales
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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Stayed 14th-17th of September 2014. Ideal place to stay if using the Mooloolaba Bowls Club,opposite the entrance to the motel on Brisbane road. The bedroom//bathroom are very clean, you park between the units as they are laid out. Price is good and therefore you get a basic room,as others have commented on! The walls are thin and you take pot... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Okay, Mooloolaba is expensive and you are looking at cut price accommodation, then look no further because this place is run on a shoe string and boy will you discover it. Clean enough (ish) but a real basic box of a featureless room and nothing more. Communal kitchen (need I say more) Bed firm (because they're cheap and last the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Nice room (number 8) and friendly staff with a convenient location. fishermen can wet a line in the canal located next door.Expect to catch bread and butter species (Bream flathead and whiting).use the smallest long shank hook you can find and a tiny piece of peeled prawn.

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Address: 98 River Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Mooloolaba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — River Esplanade Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Mooloolaba

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