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Econo Lodge Rusty's

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Overview
167 Goondoon St, Gladstone, Queensland 4680 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews the main street heron island room was clean carol sydney
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my 2nd stay here. I was pleased to see the same manager who made my last visit so memorable. Yes, it's a tad dated and could use a bit of a spruce up, but you couldn't feel more welcome any where. The beds...More

Thank Deb P
Response from RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty'sResponded 1 week ago

Dear Deb P, Thanks for your honest review of Rusty's. We are all the things you commented on and loved seeing you again. I for one can't wait for your next visit and to hear about all your travelling adventures. Cheers Carol

Reviewed 6 September 2018

We stayed a night using Choice Loyalty reward points but even so, were surprised by the tired room in this day and age of increasing competition. I would suggest very little change or update from the 1980's. As clean as could be but the curtains...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Value for money with amazing service!! Cannot fault Rusty's or thete amazing staff. Very accommodating to all my needs and cleanliness was on point. Highly recommend a steady. Carol (manager) and Paula (housekeeping) went above and beyond to ensure an extremely comfortable stay. Well done...More

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Response from RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty'sResponded 27 March 2018

Thanks for your great review I will make sure I pass on your kind words to Paula, as she works very hard maintaining the rooms to a very high standard. It was a pleasure to have you staying and look forward to seeing you next...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Walked in off the street got a great standby rate. Manager was lovely and very accommodating with kids she even gave them some toys to play with. Clean room a little dated and bed a bit saggy but overall happy with stay for the price....More

Thank Jenny S
Response from RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty'sResponded 6 November 2017

Thanks for your review. We are sorry that you found the bed a bit soft and are looking at replacing that mattress in the near future. We will be doing a check on all the beds this week. It was lovely to met you all...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

The first comment about Rusty's is that the manager, Carol, takes her job seriously and does her best to ensure that people are well treated and have a good stay. We were unable to make it to Gladstone for our booked night because of being...More

Thank HelenS45
Response from RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty'sResponded 6 November 2017

Hi Helen Thanks for your wonderful review. I am glad I was able to help you out with the unexpected delays because of the rain. We are happy you were still able to enjoy your holiday and hope to see you one day again. Carol

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Description
Older style motel in the CBD. We have an attached Thai restaurant and are within walking distance of many pubs and restaurants. A small shopping center is just 2 mins walk away with many shops and a post office. we More are a five minute drive from the marina, east shores water park and Barney Point Beach. A fantastic central location offering late check outs and early check ins to all guests. Our large pool and BBQ area are a must for relaxing times. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Bar/Lounge
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$ 53 - US$ 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Rusty's Motel
Also Known As
Rusty Anchor Motor Hotel Gladstone
Location
Australia > Queensland > Gladstone
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$ 53 - US$ 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Rusty's Motel
Also Known As
Rusty Anchor Motor Hotel Gladstone
Location
Australia > Queensland > Gladstone
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Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"I think all the rooms would be OK. There is a pool though we didn't use it. Rusty's is simple and..."
HelenS45
29 Oct 2017
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"The rooms are all good, no views unfortunately only centrally located to everything you need no driving..."
Y513MXgaryk
18 Feb 2017
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"I had a room down by the office which was not a problem at all, laundry facilities easily accessible, very..."
traceyrona
14 Feb 2017
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"Wi-Fi does not work at least in room away from office"
business231
18 Mar 2015
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