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Colonial Palms Motor Inn

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were already satisfied with the Colonial Palms (excellent benefit for its cost), but we found out why this hotel has Excellence Awards Certificate for so many years after we had already checked out. After realizing that our taxi driver wouldn’t show IP, Jeff (the...More

Thank chiariniandre
Reviewed 1 week ago

They offer breakfast from 7-9am: toast, cereal, fruit, coffee, etc. there's a swimming pool with a jucuzzi. Room is quaint, the air conditioning unit was complicated to figure out. They let us store out luggage there while we hiked the Whitsunday Great Walk.More

Thank Jackie L
Response from colonialpalms, Owner at Colonial Palms Motor InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments which are appreciated. They assist us in improving our services and standards to guests. The AC unit requires the key tag to be placed into the slot to have power to the AC unit. It is a common issues with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights - the Colonial Palm was everything we wished for!! Lovely clean room, good size, air-con, comfy beds and great bathroom / shower. From checking in to checking out, John and the team at CP were exceptionally helpful and friendly and nothing...More

Thank jacquiosullivan
Response from colonialpalms, Owner at Colonial Palms Motor InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments as they are appreciated. They assist us in improving our services and standards to guests

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to take an early ferry to Hamilton Island so this hotel was very convenient as it is right near the terminal. The room was well appointed, spacious and very clean. They even opened a bit earlier so that we could grab a bite...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

So here’s the story. My wife and I had booked two nights here but unfortunately I fell ill on our drive down from Cairns. I was admitted to hospital in Tully. This meant that our schedule was out of synch. My wife phoned the motel...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$102 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Airlie Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Airlie Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Airlie Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$102 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Airlie Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Airlie Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Airlie Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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declan g
September 12, 2017|
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Response from Roo744 | Reviewed this property |
There is an airport on Hamilton Island. Looks an interesting runway, as the plane lands very near the water. We got the ferry out from Airlie, took over an hour, very pretty, lots of islands along the way.
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samando
June 10, 2015|
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Response from colonialpalms | Property representative |
Yes we are happy for you to leave your car in our under cover car park. The Whitsunday Cruise terminal is just across the road. John
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"All rooms have sea views"
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"We had a second floor room in which we had excellent harbour views"
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"Ground floor unit with parking outside the door and walk to restaurant for breakfast."
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"rooms to the right of the entrance seem to have a better view / less obscured by trees."
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