We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Value for money”

Best prices for -
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 10 more sites!
Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn
Ranked #6 of 17 Hotels in Bundaberg
Certificate of Excellence
Melbourne
Level 6 Contributor
243 reviews
141 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
“Value for money”
Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Close to town and very friendly staff. Despite being on the highway the rooms were quiet. Lots of places to eat within walking distance. Rooms are small but the beds comfy and rooms are clean. Free unlimited internet was a bonus for work
I will be back

Stayed February 2014, traveled with friends
Helpful?
Thank aus_gregg
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, February 22, 2014
Good morning and thank you for your very kind comments regarding your recent stay with us. We acknowledge that our motel is what it is but we go our of our way to ensure that our bedding is always first rate and our rooms are clean comfortable and practical. We also ensure that our internet is always fast and it will always be free. I am pleased it was a plus factor for you. I trust that you enjoyed the various food options around us. Many thanks again for choosing to stay with us and for the very nice review. We look forward to seeing you again. Tom, Glenda and Anthony.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

115 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    47
    56
    11
    1
    0
See reviews for
9
38
4
50
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
Reviewed January 22, 2014

The first time staying at best western bundaberg for work i met the lovely family that own and run it and straight away felt like i was at home. It is very comfortable, very affordable, delicious food, great location, and they are willing to go above and beyond to do anything for you to make your stay even that little bit better. I have now gone back 5 times in the last 6 months and will continue to stay here in the future.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Louis R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, January 23, 2014
Thank you Louis for your kind comments and for taking the time to write your review. As you probably guess we love what we do and we love this industry and I am glad that that comes across. We look forward to seeing you next time and once again thank you very much for the lovely comments.

Glenda, Tom and Anthony Dunphy
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hobart, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2014

When you book a motel you probably just want a cheap room for a night. This is a lot more than that. Budget price yes, but comfy bed & great nights sleep, enormous bathroom, spotlessly clean, 5 min walk to city centre. Car parking outside your door ( no fee as in surfers, if in fact there is any available ). You deal directly with the owners, Who in this case was waiting with a fresh carton of milk when we arrived late. It is true that there are no sweeping views from the rooms, because motel design in general seems to be more about functionality.
I have not stayed in a lot of motel type acomodation in the past, but i will be checking out a lot more in the future.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank stephen c
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, January 7, 2014
Good morning Stephen and thank you for taking the time to post such a positive and glowing review regarding your recent stay with us. We appreciate greatly your kind comments as we strive to give each and every one of our guests the best possible experience when choosing tour motel. I am pleased you noted the bedding because it is all new and our renovations are holding up well. I will also pass on your great comments on our cleanliness to our cleaning team as it is important that they know that there good work is noticed. Many thanks again Stephen for your great review and we wish you a great 2014.

Kindest regards
Tom
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Salford Priors, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
118 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

Walking distance from rail station
Stayed over a long weekend, my company got the booking wrong, management changed it with no fuss
Very friendly and helpful staff
Motel type room , cars parked outside*. With double and sofa bed. TV, fridge, wall long desk , wardrobe ( * sleep disruption depends on near neighbours )
Shower room and loo
Space to sit outside in car parking area
Guest laundry, usual 3 dollars per machine
Breakfast available to order, good quality. A little unnerved by hatch servery, like images of prison!
Also arrangements with local eateries for room service and reductions in price
Plenty of local fast food places either side of the busy highway outside, which cannot be heard from inside motel room.

Stayed November 2013, traveled on business
Helpful?
Thank Majen1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, December 3, 2013
Good morning and thank you for taking the time to post a review regarding your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback and very much appreciate your positive overall assessment of our service and facilities. We know that there is always room for improvement and it is always nice when people notice the effort we put in. We understand that there are many accommodation choices in Bundaberg and we thank you for giving us the opportunity to be of service to you. Many thanks again for the great review and we would like to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and safe and happy 2014.

Tom
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Brisbane, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
111 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

This is hotel quality. Great shower and huge bathroom. Stocked bar fridge and yummy munchies. Comfy bed and room. I got excited by the little breakfast door which I used and had a fresh breakfast. Central spot. It looks like a simple motel but you will be surprised how lovely the staff, service and quality exceeds!

Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
Helpful?
Thank MarieS1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, October 28, 2013
Good morning Marie and thank you taking the time to write such a lovely and positive review about your recent stay with us. We work hard on giving all of our guests a comfortable, friendly and value for money stay and I am pleased that your expectations were met. Again many thanks for the great review and I do hope we are able to assist you again when next you are in town.

Kindest regards
Tom
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
145 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2013

a decent enough place to stay, spotlessly clean and fairly well placed but oh so functional. seemed to belonged to a different era. room was pretty cramped but the bathroom was huge. absolutely no view of anywhere except walls and other rooms.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank russelld49
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, October 28, 2013
Good morning Russell and thank you for taking the time to post your review regarding your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you noted that our rooms were clean and the bathrooms were spacious. We worked hard to ensure we made our rooms more comfortable when we renovated them. As for the size we are unfortunately locked in with that as it is a 30 year old property and we lease, we do not own it. We are also more a corporate motel and for a room with a view you would probably have been better suited to stay at the beach down at Bargara. Still thank you for taking the time to post your review as we value ALL feedback. Enjoy the rest of your trip.

Kindest regards
Tom
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Christchurch, New Zealand
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed October 7, 2013

Spent 4 nights here and was very comfortable. It is not top of the line, but clean as a whistle, handy to town and restaurants, comfortable bed, every facility - and the fresh fruit compote for breakfast is absolutely delicious.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Lesley255118
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
TomDunphy, Owner at Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn, responded to this review, October 20, 2013
Hi Lesley and thank you for the very positive review on your recent stay with us. Sorry for the delay in responding but we have been on a short business trip. We appreciate feedback of any manner and it is so nice when someone appreciates the work we do here as we all enjoy being part of this accommodation property and the industry as a whole. Thank you again for taking the time to post such a positive review. It is very much appreciated.

Kindest regards

Tom Dunphy
Owner
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Bundaberg hotels
0.0 mi away
Acacia Motor Inn
Acacia Motor Inn
#9 of 17 in Bundaberg
57 reviews
0.2 mi away
Bundaberg Spanish Motor Inn
0.6 mi away
Charm City Motel
Charm City Motel
#3 of 17 in Bundaberg
97 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 mi away
Villa Mirasol Motor Inn
Villa Mirasol Motor Inn
#5 of 17 in Bundaberg
83 reviews
1.2 mi away
Coral Villa Motor Inn
Coral Villa Motor Inn
#2 of 17 in Bundaberg
101 reviews
0.1 mi away
Alexandra Park Motor Inn
Alexandra Park Motor Inn
#12 of 17 in Bundaberg
133 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn

Property: Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn
Address: 246 Bourbong St, Bundaberg, Queensland 4670, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Bundaberg
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 17 Hotels in Bundaberg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Have a laptop in reception that is available to all guests while office is open to check e-mails, search the net or create word document and then print. I believe this would class as a business centre.CheersTom ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets, Agoda and HotelQuickly so you can book your Best Western Bundaberg City Motor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Bundaberg Best Western
Best Western Bundaberg

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing