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Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail

2 River Avenue | Bruce Highway, Innisfail, Queensland 4860, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Innisfail
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rockhampton, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When passing through Innisfail recently, I asked a local for a recommendation for a decent, comfortable night stay and I was so glad I was recommended to the Barrier Reef Motel. Parking was excellent, I drove a big rig and there is a huge central car park in the centre of the complex. The room and bed was extremely comfortable... More

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Kirwan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I was not feeling well & was given a room anyway when I checked in quite early. I was very grateful for that & also that they told me to call them if I needed anything or did not feel well. "That is service." The hotel was $127 for the night. The room consisted of a queen & single bed,... More

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Barrierreefmotel, Owner at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

We thank you for your comments and taking the time to review our motel. We were more than happy to accommodate your immediate needs at an early time of the day. We regret that there was no soap in the room as this would have been an oversight and we will need to tighten up on our room control. More

Cairns, Australia
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
30 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Stayed at the Barrier Reef motel at a very busy time and secured one of the last rooms available. The room was very clean but there was really nothing special to commend this motel as a stand out among the general run of the mill motels hovering around that price bracket. We paid $127 for our room - slightly more... More

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Barrierreefmotel, Owner at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and believe that this feedback helps us to understand our customers and improve the way we manage our business. We would like to get to know our guests better and regret that we did not get the chance when you stayed with us. We would invite you to experience the service in our bar and restaurant... More

Mumma-knows-best
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I recommended this motel highly. The Manager, Amanda, was so helpful and accommodating in organising a large family group with differing needs in many rooms for an urgent stay. Nothing was too much fuss. Amazingly, the rooms are serviced daily. Great bar/restaurant on site, which was really convenient for uniting our group staying at the motel as well as entertaining... More

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Barrierreefmotel, Owner at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed the experience and made your pleasurable. We try and make our guests feel at home enjoy the time that you spend with us. More

Cairns, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Had the pleasure of staying at the great barrier reef motel a couple of months ago for a weekend. The staff were all so friendly, the rooms very clean and the food great! There were also a few people in our party who had special dietary requirements. Amanda went above and beyond to provide for them. Thank you once again... More

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Barrierreefmotel, Owner at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback on your experience when staying with us. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us and took the time to let us know. We are more than happy to meet our guests special food requirements when dining in our restaurant. More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

I have stayed here numerous times, the service gets better every time! Amanda is amazing, makes you feel like nothing is too much. The staff are very friendly and the rooms have always been very clean and comfortable! The bar is so quirky and is always busy of a night. (The locals always stop by, showing you how this place... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

We stopped at Innisfail for one night on the way from Port Douglas to Airlie Beach. The motel was well equipped, with clean and comfortable rooms. We ate at the restaurant. Food was excellent, with good choices available, including a good kids menu. Kids enjoyed a game of pool in the front lounge which has a nice feel. Owners are... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Amanda runs a very good, clean motel. She is a most accommodating, hospitable manager who takes pride in providing service and comfort. We arrived late into the evening and were immediately offered a discount for late arrival. The restaurant is extremely good, but, it was a busy night and we waited quite a while for the food to arrive. Although... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for work and unkowningly so were a large number of road maintenance crews who treat the place like the local pub. A lot of very loud swearing drinking to all hours and worst of all for me smoking right outside my room. Room felt unclean. Good to stay if you are a trucky but stay away if you... More

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Perth
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

A group of us stayed a night and had dinner and breakfast in the restaurant. Room was clean, bed comfortable. Evening meal was great with a good waiter. One member of the party thought the wine list could do with a few "higher end" offerings. Breakfast good, especially the fresh home made fruit salad. The manager is doing a pretty... More

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Additional Information about Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail

Address: 2 River Avenue | Bruce Highway, Innisfail, Queensland 4860, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Innisfail
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Innisfail
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Barrier Reef Motel is AAA rated at 3.5 star and is ideally located between Cairns and Townsville. The motel has a fully licensed restaurant and bar with lounge area.... and is the place to stay in Innisfail. The rooms are modern and air conditioned to ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access is available in all rooms and at reception. Guest laundry, cable TV and swimming pool are some of the facilities available to enjoy. ... more   less 
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