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Orchid Guest House

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbackpacker hostelsbillabong sanctuaryair conloved our staybed dormplenty of hot watercastle hillstayed heregreat locationa lovely staywalking distanceclean roomtwo nightsflinders streetgreat place to staystay there againfree wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a couple we stayedone night in double doom . It had fan , aircon , tv , extra bed, mirrors , lots of sockets for charging phones etc . Kitchen is 24/7 and has everything , even oven ! ,showers and toilets upstairs and...More

Thank Elina Z
Response from Frances A, all of the roles at Orchid Guest HouseResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Elina for your wonderful review. I am so please when my guests enjoy their stay

Reviewed 23 November 2017

Had a lovely stay in this place. Very homely and comfortable, and it's quite cool in spite of the hot Townsville sun. We got $5 off per night because we booked directly through the Orchid's website. Highly recommended.

Thank Alex N
Response from Frances A, Owner at Orchid Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 27 October 2017

We staid at Orchid Guest House in a four bed dorm for a week and loved our stay. The room was spacious, clean and had a big fridge and a TV. The kitchen is fully equipped, we were especially happy about the oven. After coming...More

Thank MaddieSepp
Response from Frances A, Owner at Orchid Guest HouseResponded 30 October 2017

Thanks for your lovely review Maddie. I am always happy to hear that my guests have had a good stay. Fran

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Fran is nice and very kindly dropped us to/from the bus station (lovely touch!). The facilities are basic and would be very stretched if the guest house was fully occupied. Unfortunately when we stayed the place was empty; great for using the kitchen/bathroom but the...More

Thank Kara B
Response from Frances A, Owner at Orchid Guest HouseResponded 23 October 2017

Thanks for taking the tie to review Kara. Sorry you did not find a lot of others to talk to. Some guests enjoy a bit of solitude. It is a quiet time for tourists at the moment. I have very few problems with the facilities...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Loved our stay - walking distance from center and also a very short walk from beginnings of footpaths to climb Castle Hill. The kitchen was fully equipped including oven, stove and all and any utensils. Fran is amazing for keeping up with the whole place...More

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Response from Frances A, Owner at Orchid Guest HouseResponded 25 September 2017

I am so please you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for taking time to review. If you do enough house work and garden you never have to join a gym. Cheers Fran

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$ 33 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 33 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"I would think all rooms are quiet due to location in quiet street, and also close to CBD."
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"there is a perfect room for every guest"
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"Bungalow for 5 is perfect!!!"
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"Go for the ensuite"
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