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Blue Pelican Motel

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"We are centrally located for business, pleasure, relaxing, entertainment and health care." Conveniently located just south of the Qld border. In fact we are only a short 10 min walk from the border. Our central location means that you can check in and just walk to everything *** FREE WiFi / Internet is available to all guests. We are directly opposite the Tweed Heads Bowls Club, closest motel accommodation to Tweed Heads Hospital, close to Twin Town’s Club, close to Tenpin Bowling, close to Tweed Day Surgery, close to the Civic and Cultural Centre, close to the library, close to Cooly Hotel and also very close to Tweed Centro Shopping Centre - they are all only a short walk away. We are also within walking distance to some of the world’s best beaches, namely, Kirra, Coolangatta, Greenmount, Rainbow Bay, Snapper Rocks and Duranbah just to name a few. A short walk to the Tweed River and you’ll discover just some of the beauty this region has to offer, an excellent pathway follows the river. Heading left it will take you through to Jack Evan’s Harbour and around to Twin Town’s Clubs, it will then take you along the breathtaking coastline, overlooking our magnificent beaches from Point Danger Lighthouse and lookout. Head right at the pathway and you’ll discover secluded beaches, parks and the Tweed Marina and Harbour. Hungry Jack’s, Thai, Chinese, pizza and cheesecake shop are all a 2 min walk away on the very next block. We are centrally located for business, pleasure, relaxing, entertainment and health care. A short 5 min drive from Gold Coast Airport/Coolangatta Airport. We are barely 5 mins off the h’way. Only 35 minutes from Gold Coast’s theme parks. Close enough for enjoyment, yet far enough away to be quiet and relaxing.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Centrally Located
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Location is very convenient as situated close to the main beach and Snapper Rocks. It also makes for a brilliant stop off travelling along the Gould Coast. Staff also could not do any more to make our stay amazing. Even checking-in was a breeze; definitely recommend
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My partner and I stayed here 1 night before flying out from the GC airport, it’s clean and tidy, comfortable bed and walkable to entertainment and meals, we didn’t have any needs or requirements so we weren’t disappointed.
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Just spent 6 nights here. Walking distance to many Beaches, Restaurants and Shops. This is a modest Motel but has everything we needed for a fun week. Great hospitality from the owner! Small salt water pool on site. Quiet room at the back was great for the two of us. If you’re
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6 rooms booked . Every room had something missing . Towels, loo paper , cutlery , tissues . Tried to cook toast and microwave at the same time , blew a fuse in the room ! Dodgy power points, no power points near beds . Beds are hard, some peeps slept in the recliners .
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I cannot understand how anyone can write a positive review of this place. It has such great potential but it's squandered with poor cleaning, poor finish, 'tired' fittings and - most of all - totally uncaring staff. The Wi-fi doesn't work. Call reception on Saturday night to
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"Go somewhere else."
"I like ground floor rooms but the upstairs rooms would probably get more sea breeze"
"only good point it is right across the road from the Tweed Heads Bowls Club"
"All rooms are great. Quieter ones towards the end of the motel."
"All rooms would be the same.."
USD 73 - USD 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaNew South WalesTweed Heads
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