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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Wonderful clean comfortable accommodation. Ideal for any types of stays eg family business. The breakfast included in price was top notch. Everything is in walking distance. Food also available was good quality.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Polite and attentive staff on the deck looking back toward the mainland! Oysters were enormous and fresh (see photo), tender chicken main on asparagus bed - faultless! Atmosphere is relaxing - this is real 'island time' !!! Be sure to check all meals on the menu are available - the remoteness doesn't always allow for supply - staff are more...

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Reviewed January 15, 2017

Fantastic spot, great facilities, comfortable rooms and outstanding hospitality from everyone involved. If you're visiting thinking of Thursday Island (and you should) I couldn't recommend The Grand highly enough...

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Reviewed December 22, 2016

stayed one night. views from outdoor area in pub overlooking the water are fantastic. friendly and helpful staff always smiling and happy. Average size room but has everything you need . Breakfast was great too.

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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

I've actually been to TI many times and rarely do I miss the opportunity to stop at the Grand. The people behind the bar are very friendly and the meals are all nicely prepared and tasty. Eating out in the alfresco area out the back rewards visitors with a nice view down towards the harbour. This is a nice hotel....

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Clean hotel good food. Breakfast was outstanding. Pub meals cheap and beers cheap. Look it's pricy compared to mainland but had to be expected. Staff helpful and friendly with good stories about the area.

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Work commitments were the reason I went to Thursday Island. The locals certainly know how to charge as there is a shortage of accomodation so they ask top dollar for substandard accomodation. I checked in, went to my room - NO window. Went to reception re this - ah sorry last room, can't help you. Do I need to say...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch here with a few mates; beer was cold and standard pub fare was fine and quick to be delivered. Open and breezy, it's a nice place to take time out in a hot day, and the outside seating has ocean views that are a nice accompaniment to any stop. XXXX Gold/Bitter/Summer, VB, Tooheys Dry/New, and James Squire 150...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed August 17, 2016

The Grand Hotel is very very clean with a wonderful view across the jetties to the other islands. We had a verandah room and enjoyed seeing the boats come in and out and the school children arriving from the outer islands. The included breakfast was 5 star and the pub meals at night were large. Beautiful place, wonderful people. Everyone...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We only sat and had a drink here. Great view of the water. Didn't eat but the place was spotless. There is also a restaurant attached. The menu looked great, however, didn't get the opportunity to try.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Grand Hotel

Address: 6 Victoria Parade | Cnr Hastings Street, Thursday Island, Queensland 4875, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Thursday Island
Number of rooms: 28
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“Try another place to stay”
 of 5 bubbles 228Kevin, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Water views.”
 of 5 bubbles CherylDavid2, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“Choose one remote from the Bar area.”
 of 5 bubbles BrendanJ_13, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“some sea facing rooms if requested.”
 of 5 bubbles KeithbathD, Jan 19, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a premium room”
 of 5 bubbles AusTravel2010, Jan 14, 2016 | Read review
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