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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2015

This place is not suitable for dust or mold allergic people; it was a thick layer of dust on the top of the bead head, kitchen floor was sticky and the worst experience was a strong smell of mold. The pool was nice and reception people friendly, but actual room was very dissapointing.

1Thank Julia A
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

What a beautiful and pleasant motel to complement your holiday. From the initial booking to check out. Beautifully maintained with everything you need to feel comfortable . A home away from home. Fresh and clean in every aspect .

1Thank pappypoo
Reviewed 30 September 2015

They kindly let us check in early as we were on a tight schedule. No problems at all. Parking was ample and the room was well supplied with coffee, sugar and even milk and biscuits- such a change from another place I stayed recently. We were in Queensland for a funeral and so appreciated their consideration.

1Thank Libra024
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Motor Inn based on a main road which is convenient. Rooms are average and are exactly what you would expect in this predictable type of accommodation. Good swimming pool and shopping is close. Runaway basis a great location.

1Thank Stephen B
Gold Coast Queensland
Reviewed 10 February 2015

We were impressed by the size of the room - very large. No foxtel or free wifi which was disappointing. The location suited us very well however not a place if you want to walk to the beach but very close to shops and restaurants. The rooms were very clean.

1Thank BarbaraH52
Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Typical australian motel. They all seem to have the same bedspreads.(these have been around forty years) :)..!! room was large and a separate area with a small table and basic kitchenette. Reasonably clean but definately in need of a renovation. The shower area had mold and the room needs a repaint...the bed was uncomfortable...seemed old to us...$A180.00 for the night...

2Thank BrisbaneCazza
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The receptionist was lovely.We had the family Spa room with a courtyard.Close to yacht club and shopping centres and restraunts.Not to far from Suffers Paradise.The only thing I thought was needed was the outside court yard needed TLC

1Thank gardiegirl
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Our room had clearly not been cleaned from the last time it was occupied. Beds not properly made, as if the previous guest had done it. Carpet not vacummed. Hair by sink, shower walls and floor too even in the fridge along with rubbish. As we arrived after office hours are room had been entered by management as they left...

1Thank wanderlocky
Kingston, Australia
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Spent a night due to Mr fishing locally..place was clean and tidy..Doonas need upgrading, looked tired. Walls are thin can hear toilet flushing\showering. Would I stay here again yes 6\10.. great for families

Thank Niueanstylz
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Prepare to walk into your great grandfathers last residence.... This place stinks! A damp, musty, old persons whiff smacks you straight in the face the moment you open the door...! Do not stay there. Even the furniture and decor seemed to be sourced from the local op shop or perhaps it came from a deceased estate... We would have rather...

2Thank Patricia T

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Runaway Bay Motor Inn

Address: 429 Oxley Drive, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Runaway Bay
Price Range: $142 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Runaway Bay Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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