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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Extremely smelly & dirty We booked 4 nights but had to leave after one night, couldn't handle the bad smell everywhere. We were quite surprised to see the owner of this Motel smoking cigarettes on cigarettes in the backyard. What they call "SPA" hasn't been cleaned for ages. They also make you pay for the parking (inside & outside) whereas... More 

Thank Kimosydney
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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35 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Close to Brisbane CBD but in a shady neighborhood, blighted by heavy traffic volumes -Rental cost was cheap but with $15/ night added onsite car accommodation- better to arrive via rail, Very difficult to get in {or out} of shuttered driveway by car when checking in- arrive early in day after peek. Rooms shabby but with most items including some... More 

1 Thank Graeme B
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We stayed at this motel for 3 days, and the staff was very helpful. The rooms were dark and cold, which made us freeze at night. There was free wifi, but the signal at our room was very poorly. The router was placed in the back at the motel, and we didn't bother to go sit there. There was a... More 

2 Thank Stine L

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Very good position, 10 minutes walk of the nightlife, and near to the city by walk (30 minutes). There is exterior spa, not very warm, but ok. The room is very small, and without Windows !! (Smell humidity a lot, every times). Same Linen during 3 nights, no one changed somethings (cloth, towel, sheets...) there is no sponge for wash... More 

Thank dorgival k
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Second visit to this property and whilst the service remains on top for a three star property, unfortunately this time the room cleanliness and attention to the basics did not. The bathroom was scrubbed within an inch of it life (keep in mind it is an early 2000''s refurb) as were the floors. Unfortunately the stuff in the kitchen needed... More 

Thank Josh W
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Wayne and his lovely staff were attentive, friendly and accommodating. Room was clean, quiet and comfortable. Excellent location and parking facilities. As a flight attendant in the service industry I can sniff good and bad service from a mile away but this motel definitely ticks the box of pleasant and appealing. I would recommend this accommodation to anyone and I... More 

2 Thank Troy A
Newcastle, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Absolutely disgusting! Filthy room. Dirty sheets. Food scraps under bed. Mould on ceilings and walls. Staff dont bother to respond to emails. Staff charged $10 for extra FREE parking. Still waiting on bond. Consumer affairs notified

Thank hollied86
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I wanted cheap accommodation for one night near Royal Brisbane hossie. I was looking for the Econo-Inn where I stayed about 20 years ago. I found it, this is it. I booked a studio room with a shower, and secure parking, and that's what I got. The room has shower, loo, microwave, tv, fridge, phone, free WiFi, airconditioning, a double... More 

3 Thank Russell v
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a night to enjoy Fortitute valley Saturday night. Unfriendly receptionist staff and made me feeling un welcomed , but I didn't really think about it much back then because I was too excited to have Saturday night in the Fortitute valley. When I checked out, I asked kindly the reception staff about the security deposit they took from... More 

Thank Sukapesta
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87 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

We only booked on the morning we wanted to check in and arrived early and they were very happy to store our luggage for us while we did some sightseeing. Staff were very friendly. Free wifi works well and is great when travelling. There is plenty of public transport within a few minutes walk from the front door. Plenty of... More 

3 Thank Robyn-and-Rob
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about City Palms Motel

Address: 55 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $45 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Palms Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
City Palms Hotel Brisbane
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#14 Spa Hotel in Brisbane
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