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Childers Gateway Motor Inn

2 Butchers Road, Childers, Queensland 4660, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed overnight for a concert in Childers with a friend. The room was very large with 2 beds, flat screen TV, cable (8 channels), ensuite bathroom, fridge and tea/ coffee facilities. The room also had reversed cycle air con and plenty of space for luggage. Parking was out the front and a convenient spot to walk into town (around 10... More 

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Gladstone, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reception was easy and pleasant and on first impressions the room was clean, very well supplied and designed. Then a family arrived in the room beside us and the noise started. Banging and loud voices resonated into our room. Even when their kids went to sleep we could hear the parents voices easily through the wall and if we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really clean good price and location and Plenty of parking and nice hosts free WiFi and alcohol for sale. They also cook dinner and breakfast which is brought to your room. Swimming pool was nice and clean and a good size

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hosts Nicole & Geoff were amazing and went out of their way to accomodate me, nothing was too difficult. The room size is big compared to other motels I have stayed in, in Childers. I was able to explore the surrounding areas of Bundaberg, Hervey Bay and Woodgate Beach all from the comfort of the Gateway Motel. Their knowledge... More 

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Byron Bay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We arrived late to a friendly manager. Our room was large, and although furniture was basic it provided us with everything we needed. A largish fridge, toaster microwave, large flat screen TV, iron and ironing board, table and two chairs, beside tables, light switches by the bed, bench space in the bathroom and a large shower recess with quality towels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We stopped here on our way up to Cairns and were very happy with our stay. The room was very clean and the staff friendly, not afriad to have a nice conversation with us. We would definitely reccomend this for anyone stopping at Childers.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We stayed for one night in this motel. We found the welcome to be very warm and friendly. Our room was an unrenovated room so it was very old however it was clean and the bed was comfortable. Our room was very close to the highway however we were not kept awake by any road noise. We did however hear... More 

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GatewayMIChilders, Manager at Childers Gateway Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment on our motel. We are glad that you felt welcome as we try our best to make all our guests feel at home. Out of our 19 rooms, 6 are not renovated and these rooms are closer to the highway, they do have the same amenities as the other rooms although the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Travelling north from Brisbane towards the reef and other sights? Or southbound but will not reach Brisbane until the next day? There are only a handful of motels in the area and for us it was a great choice to pick the Gateway Motor Inn. It's kept up-to-date, friendly family run and with an ingenious in-room hot breakfast delivery that... More 

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GatewayMIChilders, Manager at Childers Gateway Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate your comments. We hope that you will stop in and stay again when you are back in our beautiful area. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We spent 2 nights recently at the Gateway Motel. Although on the main road there is absolutely no noise from traffic. The rooms are large, clean and recently renovated. From the moment we arrived till we left we could not find any reason to fault this place. An easy 15 minute walk to town and the various eating places. We... More 

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GatewayMIChilders, Manager at Childers Gateway Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel. we appreciate your positive comments and hope to welcome you again soon. More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I was driving through again for a business trip. I made a last minute booking. The service team was extremely gracious and warm; I believe it was Geoff and Nicole. My room was clean and comfortable. Among the other hotels in the town, this one is by far the best hotel. I definitely will be staying here again and strongly... More 

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