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Bluewater Harbour Motel

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed again at this little gem...hosts were friendly, rooms and bathroom were clean and also quiet. Convenient as well...10-15min walk to either yacht club or Grandview. I even got the Goldilocks Room! However, I would like to stay at another place next time in Bowen to see if the BWHM is indeed the best...probably will be! Thanks!

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a fantastic motel. Very very clean. You get real milk in a carton! Lots of tea, coffee and sugar. Even had a coffee perk. They know what the traveller needs in a room for sure. Very friendly and welcoming people It is in a great position I absolutely recommend this motel for your stay b

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Townsville, Australia
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What an absolutely awesome hotel! I stayed here on a recent work trip to Bowen and I couldn't have asked for a better stay. The room has everything you could need and is super spacious, the hotel is in a great location and the owners are really friendly! I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a place... More 

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Thank hannahcarrr
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi Hannacarrr, Hey Kiddo what wonderful thoughts and thank your for sharing this with us. We really do love the life here at the motel so I guess that it is easy for us to stay upbeat and do our best to help. Cheers, Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These guys really make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive. Everything you need in one place and including a heated pool for those cooler months. It is in a great location close to all the Bowen must haves and hot spots. The food is awesome! Thanks guys!

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Thank Karen C
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Wow Karen, I love cooking for our guests here at the motel. Its great fun and makes me feel really appreciated with diners like yourself. Just such a help to me, Thanks. Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

Mackay, Australia
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113 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for the night amongst other family members in other rooms. Check in was easy, room was clean and tidy. Liked the fact the room and bathroom were both spacious. Easy parking, nice pool and little private courtyard out back of room.Will definitely stay again!

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Thank Kasey G
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi Casey G, It was a great weekend and the wedding cars were fantastic. The whole crew of guests had a great time. Thanks for choosing to stay with us. Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother and I stayed in the apartments and they were really well looked after and clean. The staff are absolutely lovely and when we showed up for breakfast a little bit early were still let inside. Breakfast was also fantastic to! We both loved staying there!!

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Thank Adriane S
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi Kiddo, I sure love cooking breakfast don't I. Thanks for your kind words. Cheers Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

Newcastle, Australia
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29 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a few rooms for a sidecar event being held that weekend and couldn't of chosen a better motel , they were so accommodating to all our needs , very friendly and helpful nothing was too much trouble , make sure u try the breakfast , the rooms were big and had everything in them u would need ,,... More 

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Thank sascha62
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi Sacha62, Your side car event is , like all of our sporting events, really important to our little town so we are super happy to support the event and to support your guys who compete. Hope to see you back next year. Cheers Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect fit for a business trip. Far enough out of the town centre to be quiet; close enough to the town centre to be convenient. Kimberley and the staff were friendly and accommodating. Room was exceptionally clean with all amenities in good working order. Great price.

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Thank William G
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi William G, Kimberley does such a good job and she is always so helpful and happy. Location was so important to us when we looked for sites to build the motel. This spot ticked more boxes than any other site that we had looked at. Thank you for your kind review. Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Stayed here on our way North & were made to feel very welcome. Nothing was too much trouble for thee friendly staff. Large room was extremely clean & very comfortable, We enjoyed our stop over so much that we rebooked for our return journey. Everything was exactly the same for our 2nd stop over. Will definitely stay again & recommend... More 

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188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi Trevor B, Thanks Trevor Our goal in everything is to be consistent in everything that we do with keeping the motel in top condition our greatest priority. It is really gratifying that so many of our clients come back to us. Cheers, Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

I stayed just overnight. But was made very welcome by Kim. Dinner, in the room, was delicious. With the dessert, including ice cream, being delivered some 20 mins after the main course. Everything was spotlessly clean and very comfortable

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Thank Jeremy N
188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour Motel, responded to this review

Hi Jeremy N, I love talking about my cooking so thanks for telling people that my diner was delicious. Deb Lynch and the girls do such a good job of cleaning the motel. We are very lucky to have such a good crew working here who care so much for our motel. Many Thanks, Kimberley, Kim and Debbie. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
AAA Tourism Rated FOUR STAR built new by us in 2008. Located close to Bowen's Town Centre and Front Beach our Corporate Style Motel is perfect for Business and Family Holidays. Let the Kids Cool Down at the close by Free Front Beach Water-Park that has Electric BBQues, Picnic Area, Play Ground and fantastic Skate Park for the older Kids. The Bluewater Motel has Extra Large One and Two Bedroom Motel units and we also have Two Bedroom Villas and a Three Bedroom Townhouse available. Fantastic Breakfasts Seven Days a Week. Stay close by and enjoy meals from Bowen's Restaurant/Hotels. Its just a short walk to The Central Hotel, The Larikin Hotel, The Dennison Hotel and the historically significant Grandview Hotel. Stroll to the North Coast Cruising Yacht Club for the wonderful view and Food Freaks Restaurant. All units are Ground Floor with Undercover Car Parking. Let the kids enjoy our 12 Meter Salt Water pool and cook up a family feast on one of our two covered BBQue areas. Our Motel Manager, Kimberley Rigley has a great team who will ensure that you will enjoy your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bluewater Harbour Motel

Address: 1 Powell St, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Bowen
Price Range: $91 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bluewater Harbour Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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