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Motel Carnarvon
Ranked #7 of 11 Hotels in Roma
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed January 23, 2014

Stayed here in early January 2014 on the way from Port Douglas to Melbourne. Very happy with the apartment we had and cannot fault them for all round cleanness etc. Didn't have time to check out what else was on site but judging by the room, and other reviews, I am sure it is all excellent. The motel is about ten minutes walk from the centre of town where there are plenty of places to eat. Try the hotels if you want a good pub meal as we did.
Would be more than happy to stay here again.

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 16, 2014

I spent 2 nights at this motel and loved it. Friendly faces on arrival, very helpful and understanding. The room was clean and organised and very comfortable. It was nice not having a air cond blowing over a bed like many hotels. The pool was clean and enjoyable but suggest placing a umberalla or awning over the spa part of it.
I stayed again 7 days later with my husband and again very much enjoyable and if I ever go baack to Roma and stay, this will be the place!
January and not many in the motel and there was hardly any noise from the road.

Room Tip: ask for room 31-38
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  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 24, 2013

We drove from Brisbane and so were ready to relax when we arrived in Roma. The motel room was spacious and we were able to park the car under cover. In the heat, this cuts the heat and provides a sheltered place. The bed was comfortable and there was a pleasant view into a grassed area from the window as well as a comfortable place to sit. Pricing was high but this reflects the current situation in many of the western towns as so many people are flying in and out for work.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 27, 2013

After spending a long day on the road from Brisbane with the kids bored in the backseat, we were delighted to have an upgrade to an apartment - two bedrooms, each with a TV plus a large bathroom with bathtub and great shower. It was great to have a lovely night before our camping trip to Carnarvon Gorge. Bonus of a kids playground across the street as well as pathways to walk around the town after driving was good for family trips. Thanks, will be staying again when we next head through the outback.

Room Tip: The apartments were lovely and far away from the road north so absolutely no traffic noise at all.
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  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed May 11, 2013 via mobile

Beautifully kept grounds and lawns. Feels really lovely when you arrive. Rooms very spacious and well appointed. Big tick for cleanliness too. It was very quiet at night and no annoying outside night lights. I really liked it and the only negative was the bed was very hard. That's obviously a personal thing and other people may find it perfect. Would definitely reccomen this motel.

  • Stayed: May 2013
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Reviewed May 10, 2013

I was pleasantly surprised when I opened the door to my room, this had everything you could ask for, clean and comfy bed, kitchenette BIG screen TV table and chairs, good size bathroom and a a solid front door and double glazed windows which blocked 90% of the traffic noise. I could not fault anything. As well as the room being tip top my breakfast was massive. I highly recommend this establishment to wind down and relax especially after a hard days work.

Room Tip: I was in room 33
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  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled on business
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Reviewed February 15, 2013

Room was clean...bed hard and shower very small. Management were away at the time... the relief staff were friendly enough. Unlike most of the motels i've stayed wireless internet was not free. Next time i'm in Roma i will most likely try another motel. I like Roma the town is clean and has feel good vibe to it.

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled solo
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Additional Information about Motel Carnarvon

Address: 18 Northern Rd, Roma, Queensland 4455, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Roma
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 11 Hotels in Roma
Price Range: $83 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Motel Carnarvon 3.5*
Number of rooms: 38
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Motel Carnarvon has a combination of 18 x 4 Star Apartment Suites made up of Studio Apartments & 1 & 2 Bedroom Spacious Luxury Apartments and 20 x 3.5 Star Motel Units. All Rooms have undercover Parking to the Door. Onsite is additional Parking areas for Buses, Trailers, Boats & Campers. Motel Carnarvon is an easy 10min walk to the main Street of Town, the Motel is in a quiet location in a garden setting on Northern Road and is the closest motel to Roma Airport & to Bassett Park. All rooms have microwaves & 80cm Flat Screen TV's with 15 Foxtel Channels including Premiere Movies. The Motel is surrounded by lovely gardens & lawn areas & Free wifi is available throughout the Complex. We have a large undercover BBQ Area, with Full Size BBQ, Fridge, Sink, Tables & Chairs, Cooking Utensils & Large TV with Foxtel. This area is great for family or work "get togethers". Enjoy & relax in our crystal blue Pool & Spa (unheated) located at the front of the complex. We have a large guest laundry onsite with commercial coin operated Washers & Dryers. Motel Carnarvon is a licensed premises & we have a "Smart Bar" located in Reception selling alcoholic beverages, drinks & snacks foods.Breakfast & Packed Lunches are available. We offer Evening Meals by way of Charge Back from many different Hotels & Restaurants in Roma, some of whom deliver.Friendly resident Managers, look forward to your arrival at Motel Carnarvon, so that your stay is memorable & comfortable each time you return. ... more   less 
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