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Mackay Rose Motel

Booking.comUS$ 71*
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#9 of 34 Hotels in Mackay
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 76*
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Tewantin, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Drove in off the busy road to find a really well run motel.Clean & comfortable room, quiet ,an excellent cooked breakfast & we had dinner there too , which was plentiful, tasty and sensibly priced.Experienced & hands -on owners & it shows.B & B was $88 and really good value.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I overnighted here on the way north.$88 per night with hot breakfast (book direct for this deal). I was warmly welcomed and offered my room. The room is large and very comfortable, very clean and well furnished, good shower and hot water. Breakfast was bacon and eggs with toast etc. The managers are great people, straight talking and very helpful.The...

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LyndaJohn M, Owner at Mackay Rose Motel, responded to this review

thanks so much - your a champion for writing such an awesome review. we really appreciate it - as we are family operated and work very hard everyday to make everyone's stay great. cheers MRM

Stevenage, UK
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Excellent motel giving super friendly service and advice. The rooms are extremely clean and tidy with comfortable beds and a smart bathroom. The meals in the evening are great value and large portions. The breakfast is a real plus and again large portions. Highly recommended as a great value motel.

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LyndaJohn M, Owner at Mackay Rose Motel, responded to this review

thank you for the great review, yes we do give great value and service - the breakfast is a massive saving for everyone and saves you time and money. we are family owned and operated and try to make everyone happy and welcome. appreciate it MRM

Biloela, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

$88/night (book director for cheapest rate) Includes free wifi and bacon and egg breakfast! Restaurant on sight has good HUGE home cooked meals (avg $15-$18). Owners are extremely friendly. Rooms are clean, bathroom recently upgraded. Highly recommend this place for the price!!!!!

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LyndaJohn M, Owner at Mackay Rose Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for great review. We work very hard to make everyone welcome and happy here.

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, very clean & comfortable room. Meals in the restaurant are absolutely delicious. Would definitely recommend. John & Lynda are very welcoming & its like home away from home. Close to CBD.

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LyndaJohn M, Owner at Mackay Rose Motel, responded to this review

thanks for the lovely review. its our pleasure to look after you thanks MRM

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We needed a place to rest to escape the horrid weather and Lynda/Rose helped us settle in. Haha. Clean room, comfy bed and a great breakfast for $88 a night. Absolutely zero complaints about anything. Pubs across the roads good too! Thanks for making us laugh while we stayed, James and Rose.

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LyndaJohn M, Owner at Mackay Rose Motel, responded to this review

thanks again for the great review. its what we do here at mackay rose motel. cheers MRM

Nong Thale, Thailand
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We hitch hiked into mackay and checked booking.com because it's way better than tripadvisor. We saw one motel cheaper but it looked like prison very Spartan rooms. For ten bucks more we had a comfortable room with a tv and serious air con. The dinner we got was a little bland but the portion was over generous. The breakfast included...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2017

John and Linda were extremely helpful - to the point linda helped in her own time to talk with computer technicians to fix my laptop. Excellent food , rooms were clean and ammenites were in order and easy to get to. You will not be dissapointed in your stay. highly recommended

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

It's a shame the pictures on your website, doesn't show the true state of the rooms. Very tired, & old. Badly needs a makeover. Bathroom had cracked tiles, old & disgusting. Bed was so uncomfortable, we rolled in to the centre. It didn't get any better, noisy workers going to work in the early hours, outside light on all night...

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LyndaJohn M, Manager at Mackay Rose Motel, responded to this review

we are a family friendly motel and we are very offended at this review we don't take your type of people in this property its a non smoking room we are happy for you to keep driving past we have a wonderful reputation and its people like you that think there funny by writeing get back reviews hope we never...

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Always stay here when we come to Mackay friendly staff great bacon and eggs in the morning with coffee toast and spreads, close to iga,pub,subway,servo, 5 min from Mackay, great pool, rooms are always looking clean and comfortable will be returning again soon 🥓🍳☕️

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All rooms include FREE hot breakfast of Bacon and Eggs !!! The Mackay Rose Motel is family owned and operated by John and Lynda Mifsud and their two children - Olivia and Dominic. All rooms have air-conditioning, free Redfox unlimited Wi-Fi and 10 Foxtel channels. Great home cooked meals and breakfast available 7 days a week. meals starting from $15.00 in our bistro. Packed lunches also available as well as conference room facilities. Relax and enjoy the outdoor resort style swimming pool and bbq area. The motel is conveniently located close to all facilities including Mackay airport, hotels, shops and fast food outlets and sporting fields. There is also a 24hr IGA supermarket within 2min walk. Mackay city centre is only 3kms away. We look forward to looking after you and providing you a home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mackay Rose Motel

Address: 164 Nebo Rd, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia (Formerly Comfort Inn The Rose)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: ₹ 4,271 - ₹ 6,891 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mackay Rose Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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