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Grand Hotel

6 Victoria Parade | Cnr Hastings Street, Thursday Island, Queensland 4875, Australia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Darwin, Australia
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60 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely hotel that is close to the Wharf and one street from the main street of the island. I stayed in the budget rooms which is downstairs, but was very comfortable during my stay. Pub attached to the hotel which provided meals which were very good. Breakfast also provided which was good. Upstairs rooms also available, with views over... More 

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Maryborough, Australia
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Accommodation is not cheap on TI but considering the remote location, it's acceptable. The hotel did a good job with our booking and the room was way better than I had anticipated. Breakfast, included in the tariff, could not be faulted. The view from the balcony, looking over the water to the islands was exceptional.

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Cairns
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10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best value feed on TI - got to try the chicken schnitzel ... So good - with chips and coleslaw. If anything they could work on the dressing for the coleslaw but hands down best value in town. Prefer a decent steak? Get in there Tuesdays for $10 steak night

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melbourne
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Good location right near the wharf where the ferry docks. Water views from the bistro and restaurant . Good food at reasonable prices. Rooms are basic but very clean and tidy. Budget rooms are just that, but the upstairs rooms are worth the extra cost. Very friendly staff.

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Mareeba, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The Grand Hotel rooms are a good size with solid and well appointed, easy on the eye furnishings. Everything is in good order. The rooms at the front have a great view. Service is friendly and available when needed. The hotel has a very pleasant bar with a lovely deck area open to the breezes and well shaded. The restaurant... More 

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Far North Queensland
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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Recently stayed here and would recommend this hotel to others. For T.I. standards the rooms are clean and comfortable, however it does depend on which room. Ask for an ocean view room. The hotel is well located in walking distance to the McDonalds Ferry terminal. A buffet breakfast is included in the room rate.

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Canberra
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We checked in to be told we had been 'upgraded' to a larger room which turned out to be the disabled room at the bottom of the stairs. Yes, the room was large but it had NO view and one tiny window. Lucky the aircon worked and we weren't staying more than one night but I would have loved to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Stayed here whilst on work trip. Was able to walk from the ferry terminal to the hotel. Rooms were clean and well appointed. Was lucky enough to be there for Schnitzel night! Meal was out within minutes and you cannot complain about the size or taste. Meal was delicious. Tried the restaurant but found it to be a little expensive... More 

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Jindabyne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is the best place I have stayed on TI, and over the years I have stayed at all of them. Rooms are small but clean and the service is good. My only complaint is the large smokers deck area is too close to the rest of the bar/restaurant areas.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I have been visiting TI for close on 3 years for work, I have previously been booked at another Motel but this time I chose The Grand as not happy with the other. Well the Grand is great. Fast check in and out, free good WiFi, great restaurant, good bar, nice room, great buffet breakfast. I will always stay there... More 

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