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Alara Motor Inn

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The Alara Motor Inn staff are dedicated to providing you with exceptional, friendly service ensuring you an enjoyable and comfortable stay. The Alara Motor Inn is located 3 minutes’ drive from the heart of Mackay on the main thoroughfare of Nebo Road (Highway 1). There are 41 ground floor units at the Alara Motor Inn. Every room features a queen size bed, air conditioning, 32" Plasma TV with 16 HD Foxtel channels as well as complimentary Wifi. Each room has a microwave, fridge, hair dryer, iron and ironing board as well as tea and coffee making facilities and covered parking. All units are non-smoking. The onsite pool is available for guest use all year round. Sea Winds Restaurant is open Monday - Thursday evenings serving homemade hearty meals. Please don’t hesitate to chat to us on arrival and we will do our best to accommodation any and all special requests. Room Service breakfast is available daily.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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I was pleased to find our room was exactly as it is in the advertising. The fit out is better than some hotels that I had paid double this amount for and we were able to park outside our room door under cover.
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Response from AlaraManager, Manager at Alara Motor Inn
Responded 5 weeks ago
I'm glad we met your expectations and you agree Alara is value for money. Your generous feedback is appreciated.
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I booked a room for $84 for one night on a quick road trip up the coast. The facilities exceeded my expectations. The customer service was efficient and friendly. I was upgraded to a spa room free of charge on arrival. The room was clean and spacious. The bathroom was large and
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Receptionist was very nice we were able to check in prior to the specified time the room was very nice and clean the bathroom was very clean and there were a lot of space for luggage it had microwave toaster and the owners were very friendly and would recommend it to any one
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We turned up at Alara when we couldn't get accommodation at 2 or the places we tried. So glad we knocked on reception desk. We ended up having an absolute hoot with Bruce & Heidi. Room was clean and comfortable and our eyes were too big for our stomachs. Very generous meals and
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We stayed overnight at the Alara Motor Inn at MacKay on the 19/07/18 Many Motels to choose from We hit the lucky jackpot Friendly receptionist Competitive price for a double room Room spacious, table and chairs Large bathroom Quiet location we were at the back units Walking
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Queen Room
We were very lucky to find this little gem in Mackay, nice clean rooms and a delicious meals to
Clean fresh bathroom
Small Dining Table
Comfy bed with soft linen!
"ask for one down the back."
"Good location"
"Plenty of variety and Kerry has your best interests in mind when making a selection."
"quiet and clean"
"Rooms towards the rear will be quieter since away from the highway."
US$ 59 - US$ 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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