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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a short stay at this wonderful motel. We were met with friendly management and helpful with tourist attractions. The food in the restaurant was fabulous, well presented and delicious (holandaise sauce was to die for). The barman/waiter was a real character and had us laughing all evening. The rooms were clean and roomy and a motel with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved our stay and will be back again! I can't fault the room and beautiful views, nor the wonderful staff. Nothing was too much trouble for Robyn reception. And dinner was AWESOME! When we arrived we asked about meals at the restaurant as our kids are lactose intolerant, Peter was most helpful in letting us know which meals were okay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing place have been there a few times and have found the staff to be awesome friendly and extremely helpful. it is an excellent place that is very affordable and the food in the restaurant is second to none, would highly recommend anyone stays there you will not be disappointed.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Owners were extremely rude, false advertising, bathroom was disgusting, lights broken, no internet access. We wanted a refund and she refused to give our money back, the meals were okay but the person who served us was very unhygienic, couldn't use the pool, the air con was stuck on heating and there are no fans. Overall a terrible place, would... More 

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Peter and Robyn J, Manager at Malanda Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Mrs Michele Van Horen, In response to your review I would like to point out that the bathroom was clean and hygienic, there was a blown bulb at the entrance to your room which was replaced within half an hour of you letting us know, you were given free access to the internet, yes you did request a refund... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The stay was terrible, there was mold in the fridge, lights broken, no so good food, no wifi in the room , rooms were NOT clean , no phone in the room, no space around the pool, rude staff and when we decided to leave and book at another hotel the staff wouldn't give our money back, overall a very... More 

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Peter and Robyn J, Manager at Malanda Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Mr Van Horen, In reply to your review I would like to point out that the fridge in your room was only purchased last Thursday, 15th September 2016, two days before you arrived; as I mentioned in the reply to your wife, the blown bulb was replaced within half an hour of you reporting it; you had access to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Extremely comfortable bed after a long hard day on the road . The meal was extremely exquisite with fresh local veggies , win can be washed down with a extremely cold beer . I had a spacious room that overlooked a magnificent garden .

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Fantastic hosts! The service was excellent. The room had queen size comfy bed with lovely view of gardens. Food was delicious & great portions. We recommend the apple strudel. An enjoyable stay. We will be back again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We couldn't be happier with our 8 night stay at Malanda Lodge Motel. We first started with 6 nights then changed it to 7 nights a week before then changed it to 8 nights. We had dinner at restaurant which was best steak I have ever had so much so that's thing I had all week. My friends had the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

We had a family Christmas together at Malanda Lodge and stayed Christmas night. Our room, had a queen size bed, there was plenty of space, lounge chairs to relax on and views over the property to the river. Our lunch was a buffet with a full range of foods to choose from including the traditional deserts of beautiful trifle and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

This is an outstanding motel to stay at. Great Good old fashioned country service, clean, tidy and comfortable rooms, great food, awesome value and perfect location. So much close by to see also. Nice pool too Highly recommended. We Will definitely be back

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our rooms are well-appointed 3 1/2 Star quality with country style décor and quality amenities. The rooms sleep up to four. Malanda Lodge Motel also has some inter-connecting rooms o cater for families and larger groups. Our 17 rooms overlook the lush tropical gardens and rolling green lawns. Relax on the patio and breath in the cool, fresh, clean country air.Our fully licensed restaurant seats 80 people in comfort and contains a giant rustic fireplace for those cool country evenings.Facilities and Services - Fully licensed Restaurant; Swimming pool with waterfall; reek with Platypus viewing; Conference facilities; Night bell and late check-ins; Guest Laundry; WiFi Internet Hotspot; We cater for Weddings, Birthdays, Special Occasions.Under new management and currently updating our décor and refurbishing our rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Malanda Lodge Motel

Address: Cnr Merragallan & Millaa Millaa Roads, Malanda, Queensland 4885, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Malanda
Price Range: $88 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Malanda Lodge Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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