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Windmill Motel & Reception Centre

5 Highway Plaza | Bruce Highway, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Very clean, comfortable stay at the Windmill Motel. The staff were very friendly and helpful and provided exceptional service. Good location, convenient to the main road but far enough away to be quiet. Lovely setting beside the waterway which is nice for a walk. Convenient, undercover parking directly outside. Our room was spotlessly clean and had all the amenities we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the windmill for a friends wedding and loved the place. We had a 2 bedroom apartment which was quite large and perfect for our family. All the staff were friendly and the managers were easy to talk to and if there was anything wrong would fix the problem (like our air con that was leaking the first... More 

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Rockhampton, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

The room was very nice, clean, tidy, spacious and we'll appointed. Staff were friendly and courteous. The restaurant was very nicely set out and pleasant with an outdoor dining area at the front with a nice water feature/ fountain and gardens. The meals were very nice and fresh. Unfortunately the room only had one small window and the veranda area... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay, very friendly staff which is always great to see. We were pleasantly surprised to have a complimentary room upgrade which had a bed configuration which suited our teenage children better. The motel is near some big department stores such as Harvey Norman, Super A Mart etc.

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Thank Queenslander2013
Noosa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

My wife and I have stayed in many motels in the past few weeks and would have to rank the Windmill Motel as the best. Our room was spacious, light, clean, well appointed and quiet. The bed and pillows were very comfortable and linens of excellent quality. The bathroom included a large bath. We overlooked the lake and lawn from... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Company booked me into this place and now I have advised them never again. All i wanted to do is go to my room and then to the restuarant for a quite drink and nice meal. The older barman couldn't get my order right when ordering a simple drink. Sat a quite table looking into the kitchen saw a cockroach... More 

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WindmillMotel, Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception Centre, responded to this review

We appreciate your feed back Rochelle , however, prior to your stay with us our establishment had been fumigated & treated by a licensed Pest controller to comply with the high standards we offer. Strangely enough we can not seem to find your name and your stay with us in the previous 6 months. We hope this review is genuine... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

I really like this motel, I have found the owners & staff to be really friendly, helpful & obliging! The room is very comfortable. The restaurant has a varied menu & the two different meals I've had so far have both been great.

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Thank Tiffany S
Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

We have lived in Mackay for several years and have now moved away. We required accommodation for one night so chose The Windmill for its proximity to the Mater Hospital but we will never stay there again. The room was very tired, TV reception was poor, main light wasn't working, there was no outlook, the room only had one window... More 

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Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

Last night we went to the Windmill for pre-wedding meal tastings. Could not find a fault service was friendly and helpful. We had a 3 course meal, portion size was excellent and the food was amazing. Can't wait for our wedding in April it will be an enjoyable night for everybody Thank you to the wonderful staff at the Windmill

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Bowen, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

We stayed here with family for 5 nights , the rooms were clean and spacious , the staff are amazing , so hopeful , friendly and professional , we dined in the restaurant for dinner and breakfast daily the meals are delicious, I can not recommend this motel enough , the windmill tops all the places in MacKay , the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Windmill Motel & Reception Centre

Address: 5 Highway Plaza | Bruce Highway, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: $79 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Windmill Motel & Reception Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Best Western Mackay
Mackay Best Western
Hotel Style:
#15 Luxury Hotel in Mackay
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