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Cara Motel

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location and very comfortable - good value and friendly service. Easy parking and very nice coffee from Hospital Cafe just outside, open 5:30am. Close to everything needed in Maryborough. Recommended.

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stayed 1 night in family room (mum/dad/2x adult kids) and was very pleasant. Room was large enough for us as we only using room to sleep in. Under cover parking for the car outside the room, flat screen on wall, bar fridge, microwave, bathroom was very modern and practical, free (and decent) wifi and table and chairs outside the room...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Clean rooms and bathrooms, comfortable beds, good air conditioner microwave and fridge inthe room, nice little treats left in the room such as jar with lollies, little satchels on the beds. Great and handy location and friendly helpful management. situated right next door to a great clean little cafe.

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Thank Barb P
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Good location in Maryborough, everything nice and clean and tidy. Generous private parking areas, and Emre a very helpful host. Lots of nice touches in the rooms to give a more luxurious feel. Would be happy to stay there again.

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Rockhampton, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We just stayed here overnight and had a lovely stay. The room was clean and tidy and enough room for the 4 of us. Enjoyed a hot shower and heated up our dinner in the microwave. We all slept well, there was no street noise as the rooms are set back from the road. The owner was very helpful in...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed here overnight as a stopover for a long drive. The gentleman was absolutely wonderful to deal with; the room was clean, spacious and welcoming, and the bathroom was modern and newly renovated. It had all the basic amenities I needed and the bed was comfortable for the well-needed shut-eye. It is in an ideal location, with easy access...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The motel is old but has renovated bathroom and is immaculately clean. At the entrance is a cafe type place that opens at 5am and makes lively coffee,so all you need right at the gate, and it was amazingly priced. It was just perfect for our overnight stay.

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Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great, quiet location. Fabulous little take away shop right next door. Lovely, friendly owners. Very knowledgable of the area.Rooms absolutely spotless and very comfortable.Would highly recommend this motel.

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Staying for one night at the Cara Motel in beautiful Maryborough was very pleasant and relaxing. The room and bathroom were super clean, the bed with fresh and clean sheets was comfortable and the breakfast was plentiful and on time. It was good value with great customer service. I will stay here again when I am up in Maryborough. Thank...

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Burgess Hill
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

The Cara Motel provides friendly good quality service at a reasonable price. Our room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was good quality and delivered on time. To travel into town driving is advisable but the motel is easily found opposite the hospital. A cafe can be found next door. The historic walking tour is well worth doing. We...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly Accommodation in Maryborough... The Cara Motel offers clean spacious accommodation in Maryborough, FREE fast WiFi broadband, digital TV and free 12 channels on Foxtel, reverse cycle air-conditioned suites, coffee and tea making facilities, all on ground level, in a quiet environment and the closest motel in Maryborough to base Base Hospital ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cara Motel

Address: 196 Walker St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Maryborough
Price Range: ₹ 5,251 - ₹ 6,094 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cara Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Fabulous cafe right next door:)”
BarbP439, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely.”
sbsnells, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Corner room CA”
tond951, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Family room are great value”
622karenm, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet and private and comfortable.”
kate50776, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
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