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The New Royal Hotel

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Keilambete Road, Rubyvale, Queensland 4702 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

We actually tried to book a room at the motel at Ruby vale,fortunately for us it was booked out.How lucky are we,my wife and i couldn't believe our luck.The hotel and its freshly renovated cabins are world class we believe,the only down side was that...More

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Response from Wendy M, Owner at The New Royal HotelResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you Karen and Greg for your lovely review, we look forward to your return with your grandchildren, you are right the children love "camping out" in our cabins and there is plenty of room for all the family. I will pass your remarks onto...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Never would have expected these quirky little log cabins in the middle of nowhere. Be warned though there are no screens on the windows so the critters can get in. Bed was really comfortable with lovely soft pillows. Shower was huge with 2 showerheads. There...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the gemfields over Easter, and on our last night, we came here for dinner. The food was beautiful. Most of our family ordered steak. There were no complaints. Everything was so yummy. We sat in the outside eating area, which was clean, lots...More

Thank Ree1991
Response from Wendy M, Owner at The New Royal HotelResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Ree, we love our beer garden area and you are right this is the good time of the year to enjoy a visit to the Gemfields, come back real soon and maybe find a sapphire or two.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Dropped in for a cold beer and lunch during a visit to the Gemfields. Pleasant staff, cold beer and good pub food. Airconditioned. Memorabilia decorated the bar. Good prices and good service. Located amongst the mines, close to the caravan park

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Response from Wendy M, Owner at The New Royal HotelResponded 7 March 2018

Thanks for your review glad you enjoyed the pub hope you are able to make it out our way again. Cheers

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We visited the New Royal Hotel for tea, were told last orders for tea were to be placed by 7:45. We ordered at 7:30. Given the pub has won awards for best pub we had high expectations. What a joke and what a disappointing experience....More

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Response from Wendy M, Owner at The New Royal HotelResponded 7 March 2018

I am sorry Malleeblu that you did not enjoy your experience, i think you will find the staff member mentioned is no longer with us. I have passed on your comments to our chef I am really surprised about the battered fish is it is...More

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Small country pub, built of local billy boulder and logs. Winner of Queenslands Hotel Associations Best Bush Pub 2014 and 2015. Meals served, lunch and dinner seven days a week with the exception of Christmas Day More and Good Friday. Hotel has TAB, Keno and Pokies. Four log cabins located in native garden at the rear of the hotel have limited cooking facilities but they have microwave, fridge, electric fry pan plus jug and toaster. Will sleep up to six with open plan room queen sized bed, set of bunks, single and trundle. Large long table and seating. Veranda has table and chairs over looking garden. AC for summer and lovely open fire place for winter, fire wood supplied. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Casino and Gambling
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Room types
Suites, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Suites, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Australia > Queensland > Rubyvale
Traveller (15)
Room & Suite (3)
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"All cabins are all great for family,if travelling in the cooler months make sure you know how to light a..."
26 Aug. 2018
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"Eat in their restaurant"
15 Jul. 2017
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"cabin rooms looked good"
14 Mar. 2017
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"There is one room with a spa. All rooms are set out to accomodate up to 10 or 12 people."
18 Oct. 2016
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