I left this place with mixed feelings. The room was pretty good, typical of a motel room really. It had everything you would ask for. However there were two problem which I had which would stop me from returning.
1. This was largely my fault but the way it was managed left a lot to be desired. We booked this motel to break the journey from Sydney to Brisbane. What I didn't realise was that this hotel had a 7pm cut off for check-ins. Ie. you've to arrive before 7pm. So without realising this we arrived after 8pm. To their credit the receptionist had stayed on as she knew we had booked on booking.com that morning. So if it wasn't for that we would have arrived with no way of checking in. But her attitude left me feeling very unwelcome, having spent a large portion of the day in the car to arrive to a frosty welcome was the last thing I wanted. She advised that it stated clearly in my booking.com confirmation and on checking afterwards it did, but after spending 3 months travelling this was the only place we came across where checkin times were limited. Again it was my fault for not checking the confirmation, but with the way I was welcomed, if i hadn't prepaid, i would have lefy and checked in somewhere else.
2. A visit to the bathroom in the middle of the night included a welcome reception from a large cockroach. Not a nice surprise in the middle of the night. Although friendlier than the welcome at reception!
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