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Big Rig Tourist Park

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bateau Bay, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight. This park is away from the highway, so is quiet. It is a pleasant walk to the shops along the boab tree lined street. As previously noted, the amenities blocks are old, but they are clean and more than adequate. The camp kitchen, the Bull Ring, appeared newer and was well utilised by camp patrons.

Thank Dianne C
Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great that they have a pool but considering the hot weather (35ish) the water was freezing. Older facilities but well maintained.

Thank tierney-is
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We had an overnighter here in early December 2016. The park is in a great location. The pool area and camp kitchen, communal type area is a lovely addition. I seems relatively new. The amenities were also in excellent condition. We would stay here again if we find ourselves travelling back through Roma.

Thank Lydia R
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review - great to hear you had a pleasant stay with us and we do hope to see you again in the future.

Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This caravan park is a little old, but well maintained. Ammenities are spotless. Pool is lovely and clean, although a small shade sail would be a great addition. There is not a great deal of shade which is a shame. But overall, a nice place to stay.

Thank Happy Campers A
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to review our park. We always like to hear that our guests had a pleasant stay. We will take on board your comments regards to shade. Thankyou and hope to see you next time you are travelling in Roma.

Lutz, Florida
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We visited at the hottest time of the year, and I suspect it was not intended to be viewed then. The walk through the 10 stations of the oil discovery and industry set backs were interesting. Quite dated, as most school children have access to the internet and understand how oil is created, and found. There is a train and...

Thank bethcahill
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Hi There - I think you were supposed to be reviewing the BIG RIG, rather than the Big Rig Tourist Park - We are the Caravan park that is opposite the BIG RIG. However, we are pleased that you enjoyed your time visiting a local landmark of Roma.

Reviewed 2 November 2016

This park has good grass or slab sites.The grounds are good & there is a variety of cabins available.There is a swimming pool.A lot of maintenance is needed on the amenities block though.Close to the Big Rig & Info Center.

Thank Dianne H
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our park a pleasant and peaceful place to stay. We hope to see you next time.

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We stayed here with 4 people in one of their cabins. The cabin was clean as was the toilet block for all other campers, great pool and central community BBQ/camp kitchen area. I would recommend staying.

Thank Daz G
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Hi Daz, Thankyou for taking the time to review our park and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the future.

Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Will never go back to this park. Had the dirtiest site in the park, and sadly it rained heavily over night. We got up to a giant mud puddle, right at our door. Amenities VERY run down, doors on toilet cubicles too big for cubicle, and no room to move in or out when door open. Would not recommend this...

Thank V2474ZQanne
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to write a response to us. We are sorry to hear that your stay was not what you had expected of us. Obviously, we cannot predict mother nature, but again, we are sorry to hear you did not like that it was raining when you stayed overnight. We will certainly look into your comment regarding...

Reviewed 12 September 2016

Really happy with the accomodation very clean and the staff and management were both very helpful. Stayed on the way to Birdsville and on the way back. Thoroughly recommend it Situated not far from the Main Street ample parking Ideal for families has a pool and a very good BBQ area

Thank Benji G
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thankyou for your comments and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stayed there recently for 2 nights and have to say it did not I've up to expectations. The website photography does not depict the reality. Amenities were old and tired badly in need of refurbishment. They were adequate but only just. Sites were small and parking difficult. Greatest benefit was that it was close to town and within easy walking...

Thank GRM88
Lucy M, Guest Relations Manager at Big Rig Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thankyou for your response. I am a little perplexed to hear that the website photos do not depict the reality as the photos as far as I can see, they are true to form. We do of course take on board comments made from our guests and so we thank you for these.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Friendliest Park in RomaBig Rig Top Tourist Park provides more than just a few nights of accommodation on your way through Roma. The Caravan Park is central to Roma's main street. 500m from the pubs and restaurants in town, it is adjacent to the Big Rig Information Centre and home to native birds. The Caravan Park has a full variety of accommodation including self-contained Villas, a range of cabins both single and double studios and 2 houses for families. Powered and Unpowered Sites offer shade and drive-thru options are available. Facilities include fantastic modern disabled amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Rig Tourist Park

Address: 4 McDowall St, Roma, Queensland 4455, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Roma
Price Range: $85 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 120
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“Book early as it is always busy”
387benjig, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“This is a caravan/tourist park, not hotel accommodation. Difficult to respond to some areas of this review.”
X2407DGjuliem, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Nice and quiet in the grassy area at the back corner.”
932melitaw, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“If you want better cooking & eating facilities in the room you should get a larger cabin.”
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MichaelK342, 24 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Noisy at night - ask for a site away from the road if possible.”
S9946GTkarenb, 17 Apr 2015 | Read review
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