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South Australia, Australia
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long long day then bumper to bumper down the motorway and thank God for GPS, this is not easy to find. Very casual girl chewing gum checked me in(not a good start). Off street parking at the rear, helped immensely but was a fair way, and up steps, from my room. Room directly opposite beer garden which was doing a... More 

Thank Tessa R
Toowoomba, Australia
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Convenience more than anything and cheap for a one night stay. Reasonably comfortable and clean and although there was some traffic noise it was surprisingly quiet as the bar was closed by the time we got back for the night. Very convenient, free on-site undercover, parking. Had time for a pint of Guinness in the renowned D'Arcy Arms bar. $9... More 

Thank Michael M
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68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We stayed in one of the motel rooms, spotless and very convenient, great pub in the same location. Staff very helpful and friendly. Couldn't fault it at all and a good price. Would definitely recommend it, go for the Irish breakfast in the morning, great.

Thank auspal
Gold Coast
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The place by the fire, the Bar the Restaurant all so fabulous Christmas decorated. The food is a three course menus, delicious soup, main (three different meat)plus baked potatoes and vegetables, dessert all for $ 49, what else could you ask for. Drinks are not included, but very moderate priced. So all over a very good place to take your... More 

Thank KleinerYoyo
Scone, Australia
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50 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

We went to this pub because they were across the road from where we were staying. The staff were very friendly and the Guinness was awesome! Not the cheapest beer you'll buy, but it was well worth it for the atmosphere and the ambience of the place. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to sit back and relax... More 

1 Thank Tony H
Brisbane, Australia
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35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Quiet location walking distance to central Surfers Paradise and beaches, large room with all mod cons. Secure off street parking and wifi. Staff very friendly and helpful. Great location at a budget price.

Thank Barbara W
Gympie, Australia
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Stayed one night, found staff were friendly, room was adequate and larger than normal although very musty on entry, free parking was a bonus. The old airconditioner drowned out the noise from the highway.The bed was very firm, the room was clean as was the property. We decided to eat at the Irish Pub where we joined four others for... More 

Thank Lincoln67
Gold Coast, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 December 2015

only stayed here for position, came back from races and had dinner there and was pretty good. great little irish pub. Rooms could take a revamp but overall NOT BAD.beach is only 200m away. happy with what we paid.

Thank scott h
East Maitland
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I checked in here purely on "spec" when looking for a one night stay in September. Couldn't believe my luck. For a three star venue with a car park that gets locked at night, this is a hidden gem! Rooms are very clean and comfortable. You do get a little bit of street noise but it didn't bother me. Staff... More 

Thank simonsX3843CO
Darwin, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Stayed 3 nights in a family room (there were 6 of us). The room was a lot bigger than it looked in the pictures, the beds were comfy and it was clean. We didn't feel cramped at all. Nothing particularly special about it but was perfect for us as we were out most of the day and only really needed... More 

Thank Chloe W

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about D'Arcy Arms Motel

Address: 2923 Gold Coast Hwy | Cnr Fredrick St, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: ₹ 5,758 - ₹ 9,459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — D'Arcy Arms Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Service comment didn't really apply. Comfortable enough for a short (one night) stay but probably not for a longer holiday.”
 of 5 bubbles 135michaelm135, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“As far as I could see, the Rooms are on the back of the Highway, they should be no noise form the Highway.... I only visited the Restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles KleinerYoyo, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room Our room was at front and was very quiet with a/c on. Even with popular Irish pub in site or Highway traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles barbaraw70, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room without a connecting door.”
 of 5 bubbles JudyC643, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are large and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles caseyw487, 15 May 2014 | Read review
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