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Tropicana Motel Mermaid Beach

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Tropicana Motel 2595 Gold Coast Hwy, Mermaid Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewspacific fairacross the roadlarge televisionthe gold coastnerang stationcutlery and crockeryan overnight stayoff street parkingplace to sleepbrisbane airportmodern roomslight railstayed here for one nightminute walkroom was spotlessthree nightsqueen bed
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel is well located, close to everything. It is very well appointed with everything one would expect of a motel. very clean, nice room. extra helpful and pleasant staff. The only minor problem, when motel is near full, limited car parking means may have...More

Thank dcs297
Reviewed July 23, 2018

My experience was much the same as Paul_in_ Australia has described. Lots of people will remember motels like this from the 80s or even 70s. The rooms have been updated and are extremely neat and clean. Cost was about half the price of big hotels...More

Thank ZenaElizabeth
Response from tropicana m, Manager at Tropicana Motel Mermaid BeachResponded July 24, 2018

Hi Thank you for you very kind words, we are all glad your stay was made comfortable and relaxing. The Motel is 70's / 80's style but as you say the rooms have been renovated to bring them up to today's standard' and with our...More

Reviewed December 27, 2017

Do NOT stay here. Very rude receptionist. Basic room but extremely overpriced. They did not come in a take any of the rubbish out of the bins in my room, causing me to have to take out my own rubbish.More

Thank Celeste B
Response from tropicana m, Manager at Tropicana Motel Mermaid BeachResponded December 28, 2017

We are sorry to hear that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. All our staff are professional and treat all our guest in a polite manner, the rate for the room is very competitive for the Christmas period in which you came...More

Reviewed November 11, 2017

We've stayed here quite a few times and love the simple and nicely renovated rooms. Right across the road from Pac Fair and a short stroll to the Broadbeach dining and nightclub strip. The owners are lovely and we will no doubt be back again...More

Thank Shimsladey
Response from tropicana m, Manager at Tropicana Motel Mermaid BeachResponded November 13, 2017

Thank you for your positive feed back, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed November 7, 2017

I stayed three nights at the Tropicana and it was exactly as I expected following the favourable reviews on Trip Advisor. But, sadly, there are notices saying the property is for sale and is subject to redevelopment. I had a back room so noise was...More

Thank Paul_in_Australia
Response from tropicana m, Manager at Tropicana Motel Mermaid BeachResponded November 9, 2017

Hi We at Tropicana would like to thank you for taking the time to write such an extensive and positive review. Our Housekeeping staff do an incredible job to keep the Motel at a high standard, I will pass your response onto them. Thank you...More

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Description
Tropicana Motel is Completely Refurbished,All rooms have a Microwave,Toaster,Tea,Coffee facilities,Reverse Cycle Air-con.Across the Highway from Pacific Fair Shopping Centre,Short walk to Jupiters ...More Casino,Dracula`s,Convention Centre,Light Rail and Bus terminal, Broadbeach Shopping and Dining Centre. FOXTEL available FREE in all rooms with a wide screen TV. Beach is 200metres walk away. WIFI free for first 300mb. Laundry service available - pls check with Reception. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$81 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tropicana Motel Mermaid Beach Gold Coast, Australia
Location
Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Mermaid Beach
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$81 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tropicana Motel Mermaid Beach Gold Coast, Australia
Location
Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Mermaid Beach
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Irene K
I need to check in after midnight, can the management arrange?
June 5, 2018
  • Response from tropicana mProperty representative
    Hi Irene could you please let us know when you are coming in and your surname so as we can confirm your late check in. Regards John
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Gaye H
Just checking before I book. My partner and I have a seminar to attend over 2 days. It starts at 8am and finishes at 5pm, it's about 15mins from your place, can we check in this late on a Saturday afternoon. I would also need to finalise the account as we would be gone by 8.30am Sunday morning.
March 28, 2017
  • Response from tropicana mProperty representative
    Hi Gaye, yes that would be fine the recepition is open until 7.30pm and the payment is taken on booking hope this is of help to you Thank you
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Room Tips
"We were downstairs, my mum and sister had an upstairs room, both were great."
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"As always with motels with outside entry, the upstairs rooms are quieter and less subject to headlight glare..."
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"We weren't aware of any road noise whatsoever"
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"Be aware the main rd is close but Pacific Fair just over Rd."
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