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BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel

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177 John Street, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfy beds, awesome shower, secure building, great pub feed next door and sweet lady manager. Just dropped in here on the way past on the drive home late at night, but a pleasant surprise. Quiet rooms make for a great nights sleep. Will definitely be back.

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Richard C, Thank you for your time in posting an excellent review on TripAdvisor! We're delighted to read that you enjoyed our comfy beds, room facilities as well as the pub meals next door. We appreciate your kind words and I look forward to welcoming you back next time you're passing through Maryborough. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You could easily dismiss this great little place when driving past due to it's unassuming street frontage. The rooms are bright, well appointed and nicely furnished. Good parking and the grounds are very well kept and tidy. There was no road noise due to the design of the accomodation. There is no restaurant for dinner but there is a pub... More 

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Grant S, Thank you for your time in leaving us an excellent review on TripAdvisor. It's a pleasure to read that you found our hotel to be well appointed and nicely furnished, and our breakfast options to be tasty. Also great to hear that you enjoyed the pub meals next door. We appreciate you sharing your experiences whilst staying... More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Excellent, modern facilities. Located close to the Maryborough city centre. Room was clean, bedding fresh. Pricing is very competitive for the area. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable of the local area. Next door to an excellent restaurant.

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Linc O, Thank you for your time in leaving us an excellent review. We're thrill you had a pleasant stay with us! We appreciate your comments made toward our clean rooms and comfortable beds, as well as our competitive pricing and friendly staff. We value your feedback, and happy to hear your experiences. We hope to welcome you back... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Another great stay at Kimba Lodge ... again the staff and stay always make it first rate .. Best showers and most comfy beds, always a quiet room and close to city centre and great Pub food right next door .. Can't wait for our next stay very soon

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Steve M, Thank you once again for leaving such a wonderful review! We value your comments especially as a returning guest. We're pleased you enjoyed our comfy beds and our friendly service. We look forward to your return soon. Safe travels More 

Queensland, Australia
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

After a long day on the road we were lucky get a room anywhere. Kimba Lodge gave us everything we could wish for at a great price. We were given a ground floor room at the back which was fairly quiet and had a little outdoor table as well. The room was spacious and well supplied with all the things... More 

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Nick H, Thank you for leaving us a great review after your recent stay with us. We appreciate your kind comments and feedback. We're pleased to have had you stay with us and glad you enjoyed your stop over. We hope to welcome you back next time you're passing through Maryborough. Take care More 

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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Clean and tidy accommodation at a reasonable price. Friendly staff and great location. The rooms where spacious and clean with mini bar and air conditioning. Beds where comfy and made our trip an enjoyable experience. Will definitely be returning next year on our travels.

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Hotel-inspector108, Thank you very much for leaving us a review based on your recent visit. We appreciate your kind feedback and comments on our friendly staff. We're pleased you found our hotel to be at a great location and you enjoyed our spacious rooms and comfy beds. Thank you once again for your review, we're thrilled to hear you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

After traveling to Bowen for work and having car trouble on our return trip we rang Ann to see if there were 4 room available. Of course there were and again it was the same as the first time we stayed. No hassle friendly tidy great beds and that homely feeling. Great to c u again and thanks for a... More 

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Gregory B, Thank you for your time in leaving us a review based on your recent stay at our motel. We are pleased to hear that enjoyed your stay and we are happy we were able to accommodate you after having car problems. We really do appreciate your kind feedback regarding our rooms and service. We look forward to... More 

Cairns, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I was a guest at the Kimba Lodge for just over 3 weeks for Business and have found the staff to be extremely helpful and accommodating. The rooms are well maintained, clean, comfortable and spacious. I am on the road for 6 months of the year with my work and the Best Western Kimba Lodge is now one of my... More 

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Eric S, Thank you for your time in leaving us an excellent review based on your recent stop over at our motel. We very much appreciate your kind feedback and highlighting our friendly staff and our comfortable rooms. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us during your business trip, and thrilled that we are one of your... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Comfortable rooms, beautifully clean pool, centrally located near Queens Park Gardens, White Lion Hotel next door has great meals and Guinness on tap. Our host Ann and her friendly staff could not have been more helpful. Have the Canadian Breakfast.

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Peter H, Thank you very much for leaving as a perfect review. We very much appreciate your kind feedback and sharing your experience on your recent stay with us. We're thrilled you enjoyed our clean comfortable rooms and happy you enjoyed your meals from the pub next door. Thank you once again for your feedback, we very much hope... More 

Gold Coast, Queensland
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55 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

My husband stayed for business. The motel rooms are set back from the road, nice and quite. Rooms are a good size and fitted with everything you require. The highlight was the sleep quality, beds are high quality and very comfy. Breakfast was delivered on time. Check-in and Check out was seamless and the manager very accommodating. Only recommendation, book... More 

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AnnNelsonManager, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kimba Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear KHillery, Thank you for completing the survey on your recent stay with us, we really appreciate your kind feedback. Thank you for mentioning our service and great comfortable rooms, we're pleased to hear you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to welcome you both next time you're passing through Maryborough. More 

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