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Kingsford Smith Motel

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Reviewed today NEWvia mobile

Hosts were awesome! We found the rooms to be spacious, and clean - we stayed before and after our cruise. The aircon was brilliant and cooled the room in minutes! Mini bar was affordable and well stocked. Motel is close to Eat Street, Max Brenner and other restaurants & cafes - literally a five minute walk across the road. 10-15...

Thank G4224OXkellyb
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This motel is located very close to the cruise terminal which is why we booked it. Our room was nice and hosts were lovely amd welcoming. It is a short walk to the shops and restaurants at the cruise terminal, or you can wander in the other direction to local shops. Thanks for the icy cold water on checkout. A...

Thank Graeme C
Somerset, UK
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We needed somewhere close to the airport for an early flight but where we could park and visit the centre of Brisbane the day before. Mark and Rose's warm welcome despite us arriving very early was the best we've encountered so far and the provision of ice cold water was perfect. Mark's recommendation to eat at Byblos was inspired -...

Thank CMSomerset_UK
Batley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here evening before early morning flight. Check in very quick and friendly staff. Rooms spotless clean, soft towels, spacious room and very comfortable bed. FREE courtesy bus to airport. Excellent friendly staff, would recommend a stay here.

Thank Garrye68
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed one night before a cruise. We arrived early and were willing to leave our luggage but the owners went out of there way to get the room cleaned and offered us something to drink while we waited. The room was clean and comfortable and the location is excellent, with the airport, cruise terminal and restaurants close by. The...

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Mossman, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our travel agent booked us into this very clean motel which is close to cruise terminal, as we were setting off on a cruise the next morning. As I have two teenage children the owners were very friendly and very happy to assist with directions to restaurants, cafes, shops. Rooms where spacious and very clean and quiet. Excellent and very...

Thank SweetFarmTours
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Kingsford Smith is an ideal place to stay prior to an early departure . We booked 2 rooms for our family who were all flying to Fiji the next morning. They gave us a complimentary transfer to the airport in the morning at 6.30am. They looked after our 2 cars for 9 days free of charge,. They are friendly and...

Thank Bev M
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good hotel close to airport and Portside function centre and restaurants. Comfortable room, everything worked including air con and TV remote and great shower! Staff are very friendly and courteous. A very late checkout was offered and was no issue at all. There was also a free shuttle bus ride to the airport.

Thank Richard A
Hervey Bay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at the Kingsford Smith Hotel over four times now and always enjoy our experience. Mark and Rose always greet us in a friendly manner and its so nice to have such a lovely welcome after what can be a long drive. The hotel is 10 mins away from the airport and very easy to find and also...

Thank pamicairns39
KSMHamilton, Manager at Kingsford Smith Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your glowing review of your recent stay on our Trip Advisor page.The whole world now knows what we can offer each of our guests when they book with us and for that we are extremely grateful. Thank you for recommending us and love to hear your family visits us as well

Bundaberg, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was quite generous in size and the bathroom was clean and spacious. The Motel is a short walk to the cruise terminal which suited us. The bed was very comfortable and pillows good. It also is in close proximity to the Hamilton Hotel and other restaurants.

Thank jandoct1960
KSMHamilton, Manager at Kingsford Smith Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review on Trip Advisor. We look forward to your next stay with us

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kingsford Smith Motel offers expert customer service,high quality and comfortable rooms as well as all the nearby restaurants, bars and shops near the picturesque portside wharf, not to forget the Eat Street Markets and Eagle farm racing. We are here to accommodate you the best way we can. We offer 24 hour check in service and a free shuttle to drop you off at the airport and also to the cruise terminal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kingsford Smith Motel

Address: 610 Kingsford Smith Dr, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $105 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kingsford Smith Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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#7 Business Hotel in Brisbane
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“We had a room on the 2nd floor, on the car park side it was quiet.”
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