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Brisbane Region, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here twice in last 2 weeks during our road trip. It was spacious, modern, fresh and clean. The manager was very helpful and friendly. Easily accessible to the city but still quiet. I would definitely recommend.

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Thank Wildoe15
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at this very clean quiet and well run motel two weeks ago. Kerrie the manager is welcoming and pleasant and happy to help. Undercover parking and large rooms a bonus. I would definitely return to this motel when next staying at Mackay. Highly recommended.

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Thank Mark M
Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Stayed overnight on way home from down south. Comfortable room, convenient parking at front of room. Laundry also available for guests which was handy. Room service available. There is a restaurant but not open at this time. Wasn't aware of traffic noise even though on highway. Just a short walk to takeaway places. Will definitely stay here again.

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Thank Matchooz
Port Macquarie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Nice modern units, probably recently renovated. Good parking at the door. Very comfortable with most things you would expect. Needed to use the guests laundry. Machines were big and efficient enough to take a big load. A little disappointed the restaurant was not open.

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Thank HW08
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Very nice accommodation, room service provided, as well as a restaurant, just next door. The kids loved the pool, and my husband thought the minibar very very adequate. Would recommend to other travelers.

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Thank Lynette236361
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

The length of Nebo Road is full of motels and they all share the same problem. And that is? The Mackay Airport is only a stones throw away. So can you imagine, having breakfast and you hear and feel this big noise. You ask to yourself, " What was that?". Yes, planes taking off. We are in their flight path.... More 

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Thank peterlyt
Greater Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Stayed for one night in September 2015. The room and bathroom were reasonably well furnished, clean, quiet and modern; not the cleanest but certainly better than the majority of motels out there. Free Wi-Fi was advertised however the service was extremely slow and prone to random disconnects. Reception was very friendly and welcoming and the beds very comfortable. Strongly disagree... More 

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Pacific Pines, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

stopped in here overnight on our way back to the Gold Coast ...the room was nice and big and the room was clean smelling.. thought it was nice to have the shampoo conditioner and body lotion as well as other products in the dispensers instead of separate bottles....I was told to sign into the internet and given the password and... More 

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Thank Mary M
Cairns, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I've given a poor rating not because of the motel itself, but because of the service I received on check-out. We got in very late (as we were driving from Brisbane) and left the following morning around 9.30am. We had a good sleep and it was a good room, with everything you need to get a good night's rest on... More 

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Thank Jodi S
Dunedin, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We had a couple of nights here on a trip down the coast. The unit was tidy and recently modernised and comfortable. It is literally on the flight path for the planes coming into the airport, which start at about 6.00am and finish at about 10.30pm. The other issue was the workers that also stay here - nice people, but... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Alara Motor Inn staff are dedicated to providing you with exceptional, friendly service ensuring you an enjoyable and comfortable stay. The Alara Motor Inn is a beautifully presented 4 star hotel, located 3 minutes drive from the heart of Mackay on the main thoroughfare of Nebo Road (Highway 1). There are 41 ground floor units at the Alara Motor Inn. Every room features a queen size bed and air conditioning, remote control 32" Plasma TV as well as cable television and secure broadband connection points.For your convenience each room has a hair dryer, iron and ironing board as well as tea and coffee making facilities, minibar and undercover, offstreet parking. For your comfort, all of our units are non-smoking.The onsite pool is available for guest use all year round. Our Restaurant is open Monday - Thursday evenings and Monday - Friday mornings. We have a charge back facility organised with another resort 300m down the road for meal service outside our restaurant opening hours. If you would like any information on different room types or facilities please don't hesitate to contact us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alara Motor Inn

Address: 52 Nebo Rd, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: $71 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alara Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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#15 Luxury Hotel in Mackay
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