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Port Denison Motor Inn

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11 Dalrymple Street, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
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Port Denison Motor Inn
Ranked #5 of 9 Hotels in Bowen
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Townsville, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here for the Sailing Regatta, just a walk to everything, Hotel, Sailing club ,foreshore. All was clean and tidy, easy booking , there is also a gym at the sailing club for those of us that need a workout :)

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Dundowran Beach, Qld Aus
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87 reviews 87 reviews
61 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The Motel was a retirement village and has been converted to a Motel. The Staff were welcoming and helpful. The room was Clean and comprised of a bedroom and lounge room with a small kitchen, everything you could want.

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Brisbane, Australia
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91 reviews 91 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed here and we were not at all disappointed. Great welcome, Wonderful room. Kitchenette. Very clean. Everything that one could want. The shower water ran the wrong way but that can be controlled easily. We were impressed for sure. Walk across the paddock at front of motel to the beach and enjoy a stroll there.

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Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Arriving late in Bowen, I drove down the main street & stopped at the best looking hotel ( The Grandview ). Asked the waitress to recommend a motel & she pointed me in the direction of the Port Denison. Good choice. The lady in reception was very welcoming , the unit was clean & well equipped ( small kitchenette ,... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Stayed here for just one night wish it was longer, rooms are spacious and very clean. All essentials provided, even a washing basket and iron/ironing board! Lovely staff, I've never been made to feel so welcome, gave us a ride to the bus stop after check out to save us having to hike our bags up the hill and through... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for one night and found the motel on the internet. Positives: *close to Grandview Hotel and Surf Club *clean, well-maintained motel outside and inside *friendly staff at check out *our room had ocean views *comfortable bed *very quiet *excellent self-contained kitchenette *beautiful beach breezes Negatives *shower is not recessed so water does go everywhere but drains quickly *not... More

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Sydney, Australia
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112 reviews 112 reviews
70 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We have just spent a very pleasant and relaxing three nights at this motel. We had initially booked a self contained garden view room but as the motel was only lightly booked we were upgraded to an ocean view room for no additional cost. We had room number one which being right at the end of the block is very... More

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Cairns
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Huge rooms, clean and peaceful right on the water near the best pub in town. This was a welcome surprise after planning to stay in Airlie Beach, we made teh right decision to keep driving an get a much better room in a better location for half the price. Without backpackers partying all night.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I got put onto this place from another rep who's been coming here just after it was taken over. What a fantastic view AND friendly and helpful owners. I got in late in the afternoon after work. (The sunsets are amazing in this part of the world!) the lady on the front counter was friendly and chatty which is nice... More

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

I've stayed at over 100 different places in the last year, but just last week I stayed at Port Denison Motor Inn. I basically drove as far as I could into the town and there it was, right on the beach next to the jetty which featured in the movie "Australia". I could walk to everything easily and catch a... More

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Address: 11 Dalrymple Street, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Bowen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 46

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