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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

On the site it said 4 star, looked good in the photos. When we got there we were greeted with a rude receptionist who gave us the wrong information about the payment method, so had to pay a $200 bond. We walked to our room and straight away smelled piss in the hallways. Got in our room and it was...

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first stay at this motor inn and we are very impressed with the location. Only a short walk down the hill to Queen Street Mall and all Brisbane has to offer. The bed was comfortable and the room was appointed with everything you need. The rate was cheap and even included free parking. Would definitely stay again.

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. Hope to see you in the near future.

Armidale, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights when we needed a place in Brisbane at short notice. Clean rooms, good for a young family, central location. Car park difficult for 4wds to enter/exit but it is free so another good feature. Overall not bad for what we needed.

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay and yes the car park is a little tight as it is an old building. We do have 34 car parks for 54 rooms so on occasion we don't have enough spaces. This is why it is free as most motels in the CBD area who have a space per room charge between $25 -...

Bungendore, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible. Stayed for 2 weeks and the whole time the only cleaning done was making our beds (pulling the sheets up, not actually changing the linen). Not once was the bathroom even wiped down, mopped and the rooms were not once vacuumed. Also glad I had a small car because the park was horribly small and only around 20 car...

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Guests were informed about the cleaning schedule and could request towels etc at any time from reception. Due to it being a holiday period I chose to keep our rates low (no holiday surcharges) so that guests didn't have to pay high prices. Housekeeping was available at other times but if a guest chooses to have a DND sign on...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for just over a week, as you arrive it is welcoming and the staff are helpful, there is a security bond of 200, no problem, which we received back on departure. we were on the 2nd floor overlooking the street inside our room there were 4 single beds and a queen which were were average on comfort there...

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

I am glad you found the staff helpful. It is correct that the restaurant was closed over the Xmas period (reopens 9th Jan) but as the restaurant is part of the motel & guests numbers are limited over this period, it is not financially possible to charge such inexpensive rates (we are in the CBD area of a capital city)...

Redland City, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel sould not be on here the staff are so rude even though the place is ok I would not recommend this to eny one with the people we're so so rude and not customer frendley I could not stay at this place and I stay at a lot of nice place this is not one of them

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

It is great that you can have your say about my staff on tripadvisor whether it is true or false but you didn't write about your behavior and I feel my staff handled the situation appropriately.

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WE stayed here overnight this week. Very good price and the location is good as well. Very nice dinner in the restaraunt as well a good breakfast. Under cover car park also very handy. I always stay here when in Brisbane.

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay & your meal, see you again in the future.

Mitchell, Australia
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Metro is a home away from home for us, the ladies on reception are always friendly, rooms spotlessly clean, great decor and very reasonably priced, the central location very convenient to the Queen st mall for shopping and arterials north and south for the beaches.

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review.

Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival you will notice the spectacular architecture and very clearly branded. Very clean rooms. Beautifully polite staff. Great Restaurant with a pleasant atmosphere. Waitress and Chef are First Class. Food - Great Value Great Flavours.

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, I will let staff know about your comments as they will be happy to receive a great review.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Over the last 18 months I have stayed at the Metropolitan Motor Inn 3 times mid-week on visits to Brisbane. It is located on a busy Corner, however my rooms have not been noisy. It is an easy walk to the CBD and the Central Railway Station. It is great value for money and with undercover parking available at $10.00...

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Pamela W, Manager at Metropolitan Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and I will pass on your message to Maureen - it is great when guests acknowledge hard working staff. Others are quick to criticise so when the staff get mentioned they are over the moon.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Family Rooms
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Four-story Motel situated a few blocks from the commercial & entertainment area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Metropolitan Motor Inn

Address: 106 Leichhardt Street | Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $61 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Metropolitan Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Metropolitan Hotel Brisbane
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“No no not book this hotel there is better around them than this one”
 of 5 bubbles kevinj134, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Level one rooms over looking the street have a balcony.”
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“Request a quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles PeterB997, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
“My room was on the highest floor, facing Little Edward St, so was quiet and private with its balcony open.”
 of 5 bubbles johncharlescreative, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“In-room breakfast is excellent!”
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