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379 Robinson Street | PO Box 358, Carnarvon, Western Australia, Australia
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Gateway Motel
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel was filthy. The fan in the toilet and shower were not only extremely noisy but almost black, they were disgusting. Come on people, a clean of the covers now and then is not rocket science. The air conditioner/heater in the room was that loud you could not carry on a conversation. It too was filthy. The walls and... More

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had to spend three weeks at this place and it seemed ages. It is far from the city center, which is not much anyway, it has old furniture, old and ugly bathroom and insects inside. The staff was friendly but the place really needs improvements.

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25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Stayed two separate nights here one week apart. The first night got a great bed (unit 13) and we were happy to get a good night's sleep and have a good shower. Hence we came back the next time we passed through. The second night we had a terrible bed (unit 9) - it was like trying to sleep in... More

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Perth, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

if you are using the single beds and a larger adult you will struggle i never new there was a size smaller than a single but there is the micro single !!! the couch was wider. the kitchenette one hotplate was at snails cooking speed and there was no chopping board and two glasses for a five sleeping apartment. Needs... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Friendly staff, helped us with everything we asked for. Helped us look into getting a bus home and let us stay in our rooms without extra charge on our last day. We had to get everything through insurance and they had the time and patience to help us out. We had the buffet dinner and it was okay. It was... More

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Perth, Australia
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97 hotel reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We have dined at the buffet at Gateways several times, each time quite average. The recent seafood buffet dining experience was very average at a premium price ($40/head) Considering Carnarvon is a fishing location would expect the freshest and tastiest meals but this did not deliver, suggest elsewhere.

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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

We arrived in Carnarvon my eldest son and I to visit my youngest for a short 3 day break and catchup , due to the arrival our room had been given away to a guest that checked in earlier. After much deliberation from the receptionist , she firstly offered a room with a queen bed to which my son replied... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

We stayed over a few days Its a typical country motel. Room wasn't to bad, good nights sleep! Wonderful food buffet and the breakfast was great also. Give it a chance. You're all probably snobby city slickers expecting 5 star in Carnarvon, be realistic! The pool was fantastic to. Wish we could have stayed longer until the mango tree near... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Didn't check reviews before I booked here as it was just an overnighter on the way further north. Big mistake. Cockroach on the kitchen floor. Musty smelly room. Supposedly self contained kitchenette but no bowl, pot or utensils with which to cook. Had to use my bubs microwave steriliser lid to try and cook something in the microwave for dinner.... More

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Arrived at reception after a morning of shopping, it took 15 minutes to check in the elderly lady behind the desk was so slow. Got to our room and nearly vomited. Dead flies all through the room and spiders in the bed. Bugs everywhere too ! One tiny air con. The linen stunk, it was dirty and smelly. Lights didn't... More

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Address: 379 Robinson Street | PO Box 358, Carnarvon, Western Australia, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Carnarvon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 66

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