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Vorra, Germany
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I got stuck in Emerald because of flooding and spent 2 nights in this beautiful Motel. The location is very good, it is clean and cosy. I had a lazy day and it was no problem spending it in the room and near the pool. The room is modern, very clean and quite big. The equipment is good with a...

Thank Steffen H
Reviewed 7 December 2016

What do you want from a motel when you are traveling? For me, it is a comfortable bed, a good shower and a TV that has more than 3 channels. Fast unlimited internet would be a bonus, but it is hard to find. Route 66 has 2 of the 3. Be aware that in Summer, the cold water tap may...

Thank Leigh H
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I had an overnight stay when I was in Emerald for business and found the hotel well situated. The only complaint would be that there was no fresh coffee on instant. It is next to the rail line but I didn't find it very disturbing.

1Thank Katy44b
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Really enjoyed staying here. Very clean and modern. Loved the fact that we could hear the rain on the roof during the night. Thank you for an enjoyable stay. We will be staying here again in the future

Thank Yissy
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Clean and modern rooms, comfortable beds but very uncomfortable pillows. The free advertised wifi did not exist in the room but was available if you stood out in the car park or at reception. The traffic noise would be a problem for any light sleepers. Handy access to the Coles shopping centre which is just across the railway track.

Thank Brmnybullwinkle
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice enough room but absolutely terrible pillows. The air-conditioner made a constant whine which meant I couldn't use it overnight - luckily the weather was mild. A bit of traffic noise, but that might also be because I'm not used to it. (Amazing how much traffic goes through Emerald!) But the rooms are nice and the bathroom and shower was...

Thank Mark G
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2016

From the staff to the owners and the rooms,this motel is the best. I was stranded in Emerald due to flight and train cancellations after flooding in Carnarvon Gorge. It was my worst holiday ever but got a little ray of sunshine from the friendly and so helpful staff here. They went above and beyond what they had to for...

Thank 557jill557
Pittsworth, Australia
Reviewed 2 May 2016

All our party felt this motel was very overpriced, not value for money at all! The pillows were terrible, the sofa bed no better than a camp stretcher and there was no wifi as advertised. There was no staff there all weekend to consult when needed. One of the reasons we booked this motel was the pool and spa because...

2Thank JKM28
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

A small but comprehensive evening meal menu. Was able to also take advantage of their 2 for 1 main meal deal ( by using a shopper docket from the local supermarket) Meals range from $17 to $28. Excellent friendly staff. Good small selection of wine. Very tasty food. Would recommend to anyone, who is after a little class.

1Thank Maz H
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Not a bad spot at all, easy to find. Good rooms, comfortable beds, modern rooms that are nice and big, awesome shower and bathroom facilities. Awesome pool but not very big. Was here on a work trip with a big group of us and they accommodated is pretty well.

1Thank WaltSMASH

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Route 66 Motor Inn

Address: 2 Opal Street, Emerald, Queensland 4720, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Emerald
Price Range: ₹ 4,984 - ₹ 9,149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Route 66 Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Closer to the reception is better as it is further from the main road and railway line.”
 of 5 bubbles 556leighh, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“get a courtyard room”
 of 5 bubbles Katy44b, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Need laptop to access internet in room as is cable.”
 of 5 bubbles 557jill557, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Better value elsewhere in town after checking!”
 of 5 bubbles JKM28, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“There are varying rooms based on how much you pay so ask the question when booking”
 of 5 bubbles BrisvegasEwins, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
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