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Bluewater Harbour Motel

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1 Powell St, Bowen, Queensland 4805 Australia
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Built by Kim and Debbie in 2008 we offer the best in Country Hospitality. Located close to Bowen's Town Centre and Front Beach our Corporate Style Motel is perfect for Business and Family Holidays. Let the Kids Cool Down at the close by Free Front Beach Water-Park that has Electric BBQues, Picnic Area, Play Ground and fantastic Skate Park for the older Kids. The Bluewater Motel has Extra Large One and Two Bedroom Motel units and we also have Two Bedroom Villas available. Wonderful Steak and Seafood in our Dining Room and Bar. Open Monday to Thursday for meals or Room Service. We are Central to all of Bowens Pubs and the Free Water Park at front Beach. Stroll to the North Coast Cruising Yacht Club for the wonderful view and Food Freaks Restaurant. All units are Ground Floor with Undercover Car Parking. Let the kids enjoy our 12 Meter Salt Water pool and cook up a family feast on one of our two covered BBQue areas. Our Motel Manager, Kimberley Rigley has a great team who will ensure that you will enjoy your stay.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast available
Bicycle rental
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Laundry service
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Complimentary tea
Non-smoking hotel
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Air conditioning
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Microwave
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
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Modern
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Sheila wrote a review July 2022
Gold Coast, Australia41 contributions5 helpful votes
Great location. Extremely clean spacious rooms, with great amenities. And most of all fantastic owners, very helpful and steered us to the perfect dinner venue. Thank you for our short but sweet stay. I think we will be back we loved the area.
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Llewellyn D wrote a review June 2022
Sydney, Australia84 contributions49 helpful votes
This relatively small motel is well appointed with a lot of thought going into the furnishings and even the number and positioning of power points. Beds are large and comfortable and the television in our room was huge. Perhaps their main assets are the owners Kim and Debbie and their wonderful staff who make you feel more like a member of the family than a guest in their motel.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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June C wrote a review May 2022
Brisbane, Australia102 contributions76 helpful votes
The location of this motel was very good. the room was big and spacious and very clean and had cooking facilities. it had a great bbq area by the swimming pool and a good laundry. its just a shame that when we were there there was a couple of families travelling together and they all sat at the pool drinking and let their children run wild and they were slamming doors etc. you had to have a card to get into the room so they were knocking and yelling untill 11am. apart from that it was a lovely place to stay and we would stay againi
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Room Tip: dont choose the first unit opposite the office very noisy.
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Wanda O wrote a review May 2022
30 contributions3 helpful votes
A wonderful clean and well kept motel. Our room had a little garden out the back that we could sit outside for a cuppa. The room was very well self contained and fairly large for 3 adults. The staff were very helpful. There was also under covered parking outside your door which was appreciated as it was raining.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Andrew S wrote a review Apr 2022
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Terrific motel. Excellent rooms and fantastic staff. I don’t normally stay in motels to be honest. Normally a Hilton person, but we decided to stay here and it has been nothing but exceptional. Well appointed rooms with a great fridge, smart TV with free Kayo for sport. Highly recommend this place if you are staying in Bowen
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Ms T wrote a review Feb 2022
Perth, Australia179 contributions75 helpful votes
Very helpful staff and great clean accommodation. The restaurant wasn't open due to covid but room service was available and the food was good. Easy walk to the foreshore and a quick drive to everything else. The pool was very nice during the hot weather.
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Richard P wrote a review Feb 2022
Rockhampton, Australia417 contributions209 helpful votes
A nice motel…that is fairly centrally located. It is a drive from the beaches but is a short walk to the main drag and restaurants… The rooms are clean and the pool was a nice relief from the heat and humidity and a welcome sight having trekked around.
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Moya W wrote a review Nov 2021
Picton, New Zealand2 contributions
We enjoyed our Stay in the Units on King St. Great menu, deliciously cooked. Kim made sure we had everything we wanted and was very friendly. The pool was great too! The room was well appointed and great Kitchen and comfortable indoor and outdoor seating. Top class Motel
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Date of stay: November 2021
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Trip type: Travelled on business
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gerard wrote a review Oct 2021
Brisbane, Australia1 contribution
Stayed in their Apartments/Units on Kings St, loved it. Clean, well equipped and lots of space. Beautiful quiet street. Happy to stay again. Perfect for a family of 4. All rooms have a tv, fitted out kitchen and small courtyard. New appliances… great showers!! Thanks for having us
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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EdM389 wrote a review July 2021
Gympie, Australia160 contributions77 helpful votes
We’ve stayed in a few motels but this is one of the best. Very clean, quiet and well appointed, our stay was very pleasant. Wifi is the norm these days, and here it was fine, as were the streaming channels available on the smart TV. A very comfortable stay.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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USD 88 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
bluewater harbour hotel
LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bluewater Harbour Motel
Which popular attractions are close to Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Nearby attractions include Bowen Water Park Playground (0.7 km), Corals City 2 Country (0.6 km), and Bowen Historical Society and Museum (0.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Guests can enjoy breakfast and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Grand View Hotel, Jochheims Pies, and Birds Fish Bar.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Bluewater Harbour Motel?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Is Bluewater Harbour Motel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.