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Brisbane Australia
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60 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed two nights on business, the room was immaculate, Bed, linen and pillows were really good, Foxtel on all chanels, good wifi, cheap mini bar, pool was really nice. The manager washed my windscreen in the morning. Great cooked breakfast reasonable price. Parking outside your room. Close to the golf club, shopping centres, fast food, Manager was really nice... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The accommodation Is clean and well presented. Typical type of drive up hotel rooms. But the owners have taken what they have to the next level. Full free pay tv with full access to all channels, free Wi-Fi . Lots of parking and easy access makes the visit even easier. Well worth the stay and well priced. Best to call... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Had our second stay at Riviera on Ruthven last weekend for Carnival of Flowers. Great location, easy to find. Minutes from departure of garden bus tours. Kay makes you feel so welcome. Washed our car windscreen early each morning. A welcome touch! Great Chinese restaurant next door, dine in take away. This is where we will go back to any... More 

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Bli Bli, Australia
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226 reviews
77 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed June 3, 2016

We chose this because it is well enough located with a Chinese restaurant nearby. Bad decision. This motel has had no end of renovations. The bathroom was recently done. The room was a let down, wrinkled, dirty looking carpet, old furniture and bed. Very poor lighting and noisy air conditioner. The rusty fridge was a sight to behold. The wifi... More 

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Bunbury, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

If you would like to be thoroughly disappointed, threatened and treated like a criminal then this is a great place to stay! We reserved a room here the night before coming to toowoomba because it looked really nice in the photos....be warned photos are very deceptive! Our hearts sank when we arrived and realised what a daggy, dated and overpriced... More 

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Brisbane
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68 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2016

Don't let anybody tell you that old motels are not worth staying at. The Riviera is one of those. Classic motel tradition with servery hutches in the rooms and the classic clock radio built into the bed head. I wouldn't hesitate to stay here again, the place is very clean, the bathrooms impeccable and the breakfasts to your room prompt... More 

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Thank Brisflip
Toowoomba
1 review
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Conveniently located near a great restaurant and a short walk from the shops. Bathrooms were very clean and modern. Great staff, very accommodating and well maintained! 10/10. Would highly recommend for short stays or business trips.

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Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Stayed at Riviera on Ruthven this weekend just gone. I chose it because of the friendly voice of Kay when I first rang to enquire. Our unit was perfect for the two of us, room to move, clean and comfortable with several toiletries on tap; wi fi and a large TV screen. A breakfast menu is available to order if... More 

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Muchea, Australia
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23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Recently stayed at Riveria on Ruthven and I was absolutely disgusted by the state of cleanliness of the rooms. Not only are they old and decrepit but our room still had the previous occupants hair in the bathroom! Disgusting! The rooms are literally the size of a shoe box, beds are gard as stone, bad layout. All for obsurd prices!!... More 

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Tamworth, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2015

We were passing through Toowoomba and decided to stay spur of the moment, we had a trailer on our car and Kay could not have been more helpful with accommodating us, trailer and all. She happily provided helpful advice on where to eat and what to see. When we left in the morning our windscreen had even been cleaned which... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Riviera on Ruthven Motel

Address: 730 Ruthven St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Toowoomba
Price Range: $87 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riviera on Ruthven Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“I stayed in room 3. And it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles wendy004, 1 week ago | Read review
“apparently the executive rooms are a lot better”
 of 5 bubbles babiesquuensland, Jul 20, 2015 | Read review
“If you must stay, make sure you pay less than $100 per night!”
 of 5 bubbles Fussyandhonest, Oct 13, 2013 | Read review
“You can stay in one of the units for a few extra dollars, we did, covered parking on a wet night.”
 of 5 bubbles flapgum, Jun 3, 2012 | Read review
“yeah go down the road the another place”
 of 5 bubbles marks622, Dec 30, 2011 | Read review
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