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Colonial Palms Motor Inn

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Kids pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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This hotel is wonderfully located right by the ferry port and also around a 10 minute walk into the little town. The room was spacious, clean and had lots of beds!! Small kitchenette and large shower with small balcony as well! The room had a fan and an air conditioner which
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Response from colonialpalms, Owner at Colonial Palms Motor Inn
Responded 1 week ago
THANK YOU FOR YOUR REVIEW which encourages to continue to improve our property and our welcome to guests., we have been working towards giving our guests the stay you have outlined here. Best wishes from the Team
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We stayed here for 3 nights before and after our trip to the Whitsundays. The hotel is spacious and clean and the pools are quiet and peaceful. It’s in a beautiful setting and a great spot, it’s a short walk to the local bars and restaurants. We went to Sorrento’s one night and
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We had a really enjoyable trip to Airlie beach. This motel served us nicely. Only point of note was that room 12 had a rather noisy air conditioner. It rattled on high. I only noticed this on auto when the fan was going fairly fast. All in all, location wasn’t too bad. The rooms
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well located opposite the ferry terminal and 7-8 minutes walk into town, our room was clean and tidy with a kitchenette, two single beds and a room with a queen bed both with TVs, and a large balcony overlooking the marina and the pool, the bathroom had loose soap holder and
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thanks to Geoff and John again for making us ever so welcome. The food as always was outstanding, the best lamb rack we have ever tasted. The staff are friendly and cant do enough for you. The motel has a family feel to it and we cant wait to be back next year. Keep up the
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Response from colonialpalms, Owner at Colonial Palms Motor Inn
Responded Nov 19, 2018
Thank you ladies for your comments which we all appreciate. We always strive to provide the best standards and service to guests whether in house or from other properties. Call us direct as we always have rooms available for returning guests
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King Suite
Patio View
Great location
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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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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Is included airport transfer?
"I think most rooms have a nice view"
"First floor rooms may give you a better water view."
"All rooms have sea views"
"We had a second floor room in which we had excellent harbour views"
"Ground floor unit with parking outside the door and walk to restaurant for breakfast."
$95 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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