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Brisbane, Australia
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91 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016

I had an overnight stay when I was in Emerald for business and found the hotel well situated. The only complaint would be that there was no fresh coffee on instant. It is next to the rail line but I didn't find it very disturbing.

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1 Thank Katy44b
Bundaberg
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Really enjoyed staying here. Very clean and modern. Loved the fact that we could hear the rain on the roof during the night. Thank you for an enjoyable stay. We will be staying here again in the future

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Thank Yissy
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Clean and modern rooms, comfortable beds but very uncomfortable pillows. The free advertised wifi did not exist in the room but was available if you stood out in the car park or at reception. The traffic noise would be a problem for any light sleepers. Handy access to the Coles shopping centre which is just across the railway track.

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Thank Brmnybullwinkle
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Nice enough room but absolutely terrible pillows. The air-conditioner made a constant whine which meant I couldn't use it overnight - luckily the weather was mild. A bit of traffic noise, but that might also be because I'm not used to it. (Amazing how much traffic goes through Emerald!) But the rooms are nice and the bathroom and shower was... More 

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Thank Mark G
Sydney, Australia
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160 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016

From the staff to the owners and the rooms,this motel is the best. I was stranded in Emerald due to flight and train cancellations after flooding in Carnarvon Gorge. It was my worst holiday ever but got a little ray of sunshine from the friendly and so helpful staff here. They went above and beyond what they had to for... More 

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Thank 557jill557
Pittsworth, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed May 2, 2016

All our party felt this motel was very overpriced, not value for money at all! The pillows were terrible, the sofa bed no better than a camp stretcher and there was no wifi as advertised. There was no staff there all weekend to consult when needed. One of the reasons we booked this motel was the pool and spa because... More 

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2 Thank JKM28
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

A small but comprehensive evening meal menu. Was able to also take advantage of their 2 for 1 main meal deal ( by using a shopper docket from the local supermarket) Meals range from $17 to $28. Excellent friendly staff. Good small selection of wine. Very tasty food. Would recommend to anyone, who is after a little class.

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1 Thank Maz H
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53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Not a bad spot at all, easy to find. Good rooms, comfortable beds, modern rooms that are nice and big, awesome shower and bathroom facilities. Awesome pool but not very big. Was here on a work trip with a big group of us and they accommodated is pretty well.

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1 Thank WaltSMASH
Brisbane, Australia
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69 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

I had an unexpected stay courtesy of the airline when my flight back to Brisbane was cancelled. The motel kept the kitchen open and handled the sudden influx of tired passengers cheerfully. Good (if expensive ) dinner and clean, comfortable room with good bed and shower. Breakfast was a buffet with an excellent frittata/ omelette.

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Thank SandyV1
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52 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

Clean comfirtable well appointed rooms. Wifi not avaliable in rooms which is not very good.fairly new motel i was in upstairs room which was bordering on 4 star.very nice room but in the rain you get wet going to and from the car. Ask for covered carport and lower room.note not all lower rooms have covered carport.the restaurant attached is... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Route 66 Motor Inn

Address: 2 Opal Street, Emerald, Queensland 4720, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Emerald
Price Range: $86 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Route 66 Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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“get a courtyard room”
 of 5 bubbles Katy44b, Oct 23, 2016 | Read review
“Need laptop to access internet in room as is cable.”
 of 5 bubbles 557jill557, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
“Better value elsewhere in town after checking!”
 of 5 bubbles JKM28, May 2, 2016 | Read review
“There are varying rooms based on how much you pay so ask the question when booking”
 of 5 bubbles BrisvegasEwins, Oct 28, 2015 | Read review
“Rooms were quiet in above rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles J3713IJpatb, Oct 20, 2015 | Read review
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