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Rockhampton, Australia
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Clean but very dated. Hairdryer sparked and vanity was cracked. Walking distance to Eat Street and port made dinner very easy. It's also right around the corner from Brisbane Airport Parking which was great. Friendly counter staff and easy check in..

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Thank Linyep
Australia
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87 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

It is located close to the airport but the taxi was still $30. Not sure if this is because taxis are really expensive in Brisbane. The best thing about it was that we could leave our car there at very low cost while we were away for the week. It is a older style building and quite dated but the... More 

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 November 2015

I didn’t actually stay there. Why? I made a booking but did not receive confirmation. I rang to ask for it but still didn’t get it. I rang again the following day and was told that there was no reservation for me. I booked elsewhere. The next day (it was a last minute booking) I received notice that my Credit... More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2015

Close to the airport and quite cost efficient! The room I had was quite comfortable and clean! Comfy bed! There wasn't a lift to get up to the 2nd floor so lugging a heavy suitcase up and then down again very early in the morning wasn't good!

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Macleay Island, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

easy to book and check in. Friendly helpful staff and clean rooms. Plenty of good eating nearby. Close to Brisbane airport and offers a shuttle bus at a reasonable price. We would definitely use this hotel next time we travel.

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Gladstone, Australia
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93 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Recently had an overnight stay at the airport motel. The place has some good strengths and does have some improvements. We had asked for a family room away from the street which we got. It was great - no noise evident from the busy Kingsford-smith drive. Room had Mosquitos....and a tin of spray. We dealt with them pretty quick. Proximity... More 

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Thank Allan M
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93 reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

nice clean convenient motel close to the airport. Nice staff, helpful, which is good as they dont have a lift and you have to haul your bags up one or two flights of stairs if nobody is on hand to help. Reasonably priced and comfy bed, good shower. They have room service but I would advise you to avoid the... More 

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Reviewed 22 September 2015

Its proximity to the airport is the only reason we went here. We left early preferring to hang out at the airport rather then stay. The bathroom needed a good clean of mold and even with the air conditioning on the road noise was evident. We didn't sleep well at all.

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Bundaberg, Australia
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40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Very basic accommodation, overpriced for what is on offer. We had a "family room", being the only one available. Very small room, double bed snd one single bed, one plastic stool, one drinking glass. At a cost of $139 for the night I would not recommend. The only strength of thishotel is the proximity to the airport which was our... More 

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90 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

The hotel is clean and comfortable ideal for an overnight stay. If you struggle with stairs ask for one of the limited rooms serviced by a lift. We were unaware and had to climb 2 flights of stairs to get to room. Limited eating options within short walking distance. Very close to airport parking.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a 3.5 Star Motel. All rooms are air-conditioned and have tea/coffee facilities and complimentary Foxtel and Wifi. All rooms are non-smoking. Outdoor Saltwater pool and garden area. Dinner and breakfast available at reasonable rates. A shuttle service to the cruise terminal is free of charge, while a service to and from the airport can be arranged at small fee. Walking distance to numerous shops, cafes, restaurants and cinema. Walk to Citycat Ferry for easy access to the city. We look forward to welcoming you to The Airport Motel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airport Motel

Address: 638 Kingsford Smith Dr | Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $116 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Airport Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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“If you have a lot of luxury make sure you book a room with lift access”
 of 5 bubbles 649tarad, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you are old or handicapped ask for the rooms with the lift”
 of 5 bubbles 355albertv, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“A section of the motel has lift access.”
 of 5 bubbles Fayzer30, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If you have a lot of luggage or have difficulty with stairs ask for a room in the block with a lift.”
 of 5 bubbles Tracey111271, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room towards the back of the Hotel as it is a massively busy road.”
 of 5 bubbles 130jent, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
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