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Mackays Mission Beach

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   7 Porter Promenade, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Mission Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kingscote
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed just 1 night for a sporting event , we booked online via booking .com the prices were reasonable and they did allow 1 night stays do looked inviting online .... we had 2 adults and our children , the room was advertised a garden room! I didn't see any garden , our room wasn't very clean and run... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Sorry for the interruption, but the garden rooms, do front the dining room, the noise does not exist after 10:00Pm. This is a commercial property, we provide food an beverage to all of our guests and customers to the Motel. The light stay on till 10:00Pm to give all guests and patrons, light to walkway and to the rooms. The... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hard to review because our experience was so mixed. On the positive side of the ledger, you get a good price ($100 a night), beautiful tropical gardens (room 111 was downstairs garden room), good sized room, nice carpet, excellent quality sheets and towels, comfortable two-seater couch and queen bed, zero traffic noise even though on main road, good looking crazy-paving... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Pool filter was blocked by a guests with a large toy in the skimmer basket. All you had to do was to talk to reception, and the noise would have been resolved. More

brisbane
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Mission Beach to look at purchasing a property. Mackays seemed to be the most central. I stipulated a quiet room on the online booking and was told on arrival that all the Garden Rooms had gone and I should be very happy to be given a Balcony Room. Not!! Had to carry my bag up a flight of... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Our Motel has over 5500 persons visit us in the time we have owned Mackays, this is the first complaint about traffic noise, maybe I should put a sign out on the road and ask to be quite, people sleeping. We upgraded you to a Deluxe Balcony suite, at no extra cost, the garden room you booked, you would have... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The ladies at the information center recommended the motel for our price range. We were going to stay 2 nights. We enjoyed the room and the location so much we extended another night. The service was helpful. It rained all three days. We did the Ulysses walk to the jetty, the Kennedy bay walk and drove to the Millaa Millaa... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your response, we need feedback from our guests to see that we all are doing it well. To enjoy other places and make comment, will bring out the best in Mission Beach More

Sydney, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

While working in Townsville we were required to travel to Mission Beach - there were several small government work parties already staying at Mackays so that was our first choice. Good government rate - rooms clean and tidy. The bathrooms are showing their age and the room I had 111 did not have a shower screen large enough to avoid... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Our Motel is 14 years old, went through cyclone YASI, no damage, the structure was built well before we purchased the Motel. Ceiling heights are at 2.1 meters, under the BCA we comply. Shower screen, we removed the screens as people break things, so we decided to remove the folding screens. All of our guests... More

Brisbane, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We were lucky enough to book into the last available room, and were delighted with it. Spotlessly clean, comfortable beds and all the little extras you'd expect, for a reasonable price. I think the best part was opening the sliding doors onto a little patio, and being met by a fabulous tropical jungle garden! Well worth stopping here if you're... More

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Thank you for your time in giving us feedback. This the only way we get to understand what our guests want or need. Yes, our gardens are nice at present, plenty of rain to make them lush. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Excellent rooms at fantastic prices. I checked into this place at very short notice with no fuss at all. The room was clean and modern furniture mixed with the aircon made my overnight stay very comfortable. The staff here are extremely friendly and always have a smile on their face. Next time I pass through mission beach I will 100%... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

We thank you for your time in making comment about our Motel. It is nice to see a guest leave with a good Impression. Best part is they will return. More

Townsville, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I stayed here for one night while on business in Mission Beach and the room was reasonably priced ($125 a night for a garden view room), clean, comfy and did indeed have a great garden view. I was a bit worried about noise from the main road in Mission, but the room was really quiet. The hosts were very friendly... More

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Sorry to hear of the shower head, just a phone call to reception would have fixed the problem for you. Yes, a good nights sleep is always welcome here, most guests have a relaxing night and look fresh in the morning. We shall look a t the shower cap, never been asked before More

Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Very friendly and helpful owners, lovely room and great tropical gardens leading to a superb swimming pool. Fantastic meal in the dining area adjacent to the garden and a very reasonable. Only downside, we were travelling and could only stay one night there! Highly recommended. Hazel and Gareth Jones, March 2014

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MackaysMotel, Owner at Mackays Mission Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on our Motel. We strive to give all of our guests, value for money, and a relaxing sleep More

Amsterdam
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

Central location in Mission Beach. Rooms are spacious, clean and have fan, airco, free wifi, fridge, coffee/tea making facilities and the lower floor rooms have a nice shady terrace adjecent to a beautiful garden. Drinks and breakfast menu reassonably priced. Friendly owners. One minor point are the curtains, which do not blackout at all.

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Thank you for sending your response to our Motel. It is the only way we can gauge if we are treating our guests well. More

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Address: 7 Porter Promenade, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Mission Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mackays Mission Beach 3.5*
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Accommodation at Mackays Mission Beach has been specifically designed for living in the tropics. Our boutique accommodation has 18 motel units all featuring covered outdoor living areas that overlook lush rain forest gardens and a landscaped natural stone pool under the canopy of a giant poinciana tree. To further enhance the scene, two of Australia's finest resort islands, Dunk Island and Bedarra Island, are mere minutes offshore. Discover Scuba Diving off the Great Barrier Reef, White Water Rafting on the Tully River, Island Cruising, Fishing, Kayaking, Skydiving, Walks in the World Heritage-listed rain forest or just relaxing on our Beautiful Beaches. ... more   less 
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