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The Criterion Hotel Motel

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The Criterion Motel Rockhampton offers modern motel accommodation with 19 rooms and great location in the heart of Rockhampton, across from the Fitzroy River. Our accommodation is suitable for all types of travellers who are looking for well-equipped rooms in a fantastic location. Rooms are modern in style and feature comfortable bedding, ensuite bathrooms, kitchenettes, air-conditioning and LCD televisions. Guests can enjoy the convenience of complimentary WiFi, Foxtel, tea & coffee facilities, guest laundry and secure off-street parking. Spoil yourself with one of our lovely Spa Suites - perfect for romantic getaways, a family holiday or corporate travellers looking for a place to relax after a long working day. Our motel accommodation is located behind a classic family-owned Australian Pub where guests can enjoy a hearty breakfast, quick lunch or delicious pub grub at reasonable prices. With a range of bar areas to choose from, and a wide selection of beverages, the Cri is your place to catch up with friends. Located next to the Fitzroy River, The Criterion provides great location for guests wanting to explore the Rockhampton area or for those just stopping by. Rockhampton (aka 'Rocky'), the Beef Capital of Australia is located on the Tropic of Capricorn and is the gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef. Highlights include the Mt Archer National Park, Rockhampton Zoo, Capricorn Caverns limestone caves and the Rockhampton Botanic Gardens. The Cri is a must see when in Rockhampton! Come and experience the friendly atmosphere, our modern motel accommodation and fantastic dining options at the Criterion Hotel.
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Property amenities
Breakfast Available
Free Internet
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Golf course
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Historic Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Magnificent historic building with a fabulous history from the dawn of Rockhampton township. A beautiful hotel to relax enjoying the elegant interior of the main bar or sitting out on the verandah watching the river flow. Friendly attentive staff and excellent range of beverages. Wonderful...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Kaycee R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there on Sat lunch, there isn't that many people, good selection of menu items. You have order and pay before serve. Good service, there are bar and other areas. Parking was easy, you walk in immediately you will be impressed by how original...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Carl X
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pub, great food, bare bones style of room, bed, shower + toilet, jug ,tea, coffee, ac. Maybe a tad high in price @ $90, but it had ans ensuite and I didnt wantvthe alternative of a shared bathroom. The building itself is magnificent, but...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kakAustralia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pub has a really cool feel to it downstairs would have loved to have had a drink there but as we were buggered from driving all day we just wanted to go to bed, got up to our room #2 at 9pm at night room...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank samsmekel
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

What a magnificent old building, they don’t built them like this anymore. The interior could do with a good clean up though. We went for dinner twice, the entire hotel was full so service was slow but we were made aware of it by the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Philclem61
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"If you require ground floor then it would have to be the Motel. Stairs necessary to all hotel rooms"
May 15, 2018
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"Anywhere else."
Dec 4, 2017
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"There is a ground floor and 1st floor in the motel. We prefer ground floor."
Oct 1, 2017
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"Don't go there! If you already booked, try to find a better place (that would be easy)!"
Mar 5, 2017
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$56 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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