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Melbourne
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is great as it is short walk to the main part of town and to some of the pubs and restaurants. Our room was one of the older style bathrooms which we understand are being upgraded soon. Nevertheless it was spacious and also had a small balcony with a view. The staff were very helpful regarding local attractions...

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear MattE217, Thank you for your comments. It is always very rewarding for everyone here when our guests take time to give positive feedback regarding our staff. On behalf of everyone here , please enjoy a joyful and safe Christmas and I hope you can come and see us in 2017. Yours Faithfully, Damien Kennedy.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Retro and quaint style smaller rooms. They were clean however my room had small bugs coming into the bathroom through the large screen on the window. The pool was refreshing but very small and full of splashing children. The meals were good and the group's overall experience was pleasant.

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Rachel M, Thank you for your comments. Nice to know the "overall experience was pleasant" and meals "good". The pool is small compared to a huge resort I suppose but not , respectfully , for a motor inn like ours in an isolated part of Australia . Very rare that it is "full of splashing children" though it's good...

Bli Bli, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely the go to motel for any stay in Longreach. We stayed four nights in a queen deluxe room and couldn't have asked for a better room anywhere. The bed was extremely comfortable and the split system air conditioner was very quiet making for a very peaceful night. While we were in Lonreach we tried a few local...

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear trmartin123, Thank you for your comments. What wonderful comments they are! Harry's is certainly very popular and deserves it's reputation and our cleaning staff , as well as all staff here, really do care and do their best to ensure our guests have a very comfortable stay. Everyone who met you and Ellie were very impressed with how energetically...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Look, she ain't the Sofitel but she's way better than the roadside motel down the road. There's 3 lovely places to stay in Longreach - I've stayed at all 3 and elsewhere. This is my pick. Some say rooms are dated, but they're fine. Plus it has the absolute best restaurant in town. And while the other two places are...

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear MuzzaN, Thank you for your comments. Another one of our very valuable repeat guests ! Wonderful to hear from you Muzza . Please make yourself known to me some time. You are correct. We certainly aren't the Sofitel. We don't claim to be or want to be . You stay here and obviously understand those points very well ....

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is excellent and the rooms very good. We travelled in the off-season and the restaurant breakfast was closed Sat and Sun. It is better value than room delivered food available every day. It is hot. Do not travel to outback Queensland unless you can endure heat and flies. The flies were minimal at the Motel. We used the...

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear GregMaxWal, Thank you for your comments. It is obviously a great season for visitors from beautiful Canada. We said good bye to a large tour group from Alberta this morning . They stayed with us for three nights and had a lovely time here as well. I love your descriptive review. Lots of facts about our town and region...

Melbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on our Golden Wedding Anniversary trip on th Spirit of the Outback train from Brisbane to an exceptional welcome from Sarah, the receptionist daughter of the owners. From the initial contact with her, nothing was too much trouble. In fact I rang her to ask if she would organise our time there (4 days) with tours we had...

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear worldtraveller2007_7, Thank you for your comments. I am a bit lost for words. Unusual for me. I know I have explained , many times, how important it is when our guests not only appreciate how hard we work for them , but go to the trouble to articulate positive reviews on line. John and Carole, you are more than...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am travelling for work. The room has a queen bed and a single bed. There is a fridge, tv and great air conditioner. Wifi is available, information is provided at reception. The room very clean and is serviced daily. The onsite restaurant provides great quality food. The reception staff were very helpful and friendly.

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Melissa T, Thank you for your comments. It is rare that one of our corporate or industry "rep"guests takes the time to write a review. Thank you. You have articulated some of the items regarded as very important by the many regular guests who stay with us. Of course the quality of items such as beds, meals, service and...

Gympie Region, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Very dated, urgently needs a facelift, damaged aircon not working well, NOT INSECT SCREENS when urgently required, cigarette butts outside door, not cleaned, overpriced restaurant with VERY LIMITED GLUTEN FREE options....

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Richard, Thank you for your comments. You are certainly very persistent . I also thank you for your feedback from our in room form. After you dropped it at reception on your way out , I went immediately to your room. I then wrote a private email to you which I have included below, with minor changes to the...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Four of us stayed at Longreach Motor Inn in November 2016, choosing it for its handy location, with a short walk across a park to the Civic Centre and the main drag. Attentive staff from the get go, in reception, room attendants, and their top shelf restaurant. There's a salt water pool, which was great after the heat of the...

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear ianisalifestyle, Thank you for your comments. Wow! I know I am repeating myself when I state how important it is for everyone here when we are acknowledged in such a positive way. I wrote in a reply below about some of our challenges in providing the quality of food we do given our location , access to high quality...

Newtown Vic Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This property is one of the closest to the town centre and opposite the rail station. A walk into the town is about 5 minutes away and it's a very flat walk. The hotel is opposite a lovely park and about an easy 20 minute walk to two prime attractions: the QANTAS Founders Museum and the Stockmans Hall of Fame....

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LongreachMotorInn, Manager at Longreach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Lionel41, Thank you for your comments. They are most welcome and very important to everyone here . You include some important factual details and you have understood our philosophy of real care and comfort where it really matters. Most of the guests who enjoy staying with us including our many regulars, stay with us because of those things you...

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Longreach Motor inn is a family owned and operated business with 57 motel rooms including 2 bedroom family rooms. Restuarant, Bar, Room Service, Swimming Pool, BBQ's, Guest Laundries & situated in town. Tour Booking Desk & Information Centre. Experience the real thing! Outback Longreach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Longreach Motor Inn

Address: Longreach Motor Inn 84 Galah St, Longreach, Queensland 4730, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Longreach
Price Range: ₹ 6,336 - ₹ 7,077 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Longreach Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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“An upgrade to queen or king deluxe is recommended if you like a larger bed”
 of 5 bubbles trmartin123, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were an extended family of 4 and got a room with a separate main bedroom and two balconies on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles GregMaxWal, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“south facing rooms will be coolest in warm weather.”
 of 5 bubbles Lionel41, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Up stairs Balcony was very nice”
 of 5 bubbles 846mickp, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose a ground floor unit if you are unable to climb stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Herbie2219, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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