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Jo H
Gold Coast, Australia

Good short stay

4.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 Oct 2017via mobile
Stayed here for one night stop over very comfortable. Check in great, very close to shops and attractions. Close to all main roads in and out of the sunny coast. Nice walk to beach and restaurants. Easy access for cars
Date of stay: September 2017
Trip type: Travelled solo
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is a good budget option for a short stay in Mooloolaba. The room is quite small and the furnishings are a bit dated, but you have everything you need - off street parking, queen bed, shower, TV, fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. WiFi is available at an additional cost and you may need to bring your own toiletries (they only provide soap). I thought that the bed was a little soft - but my husband disagreed. The service is very friendly and professional.

Date of stay: June 2017
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We stayed at River Esplanade Motel on 15 May, we were very impressed with the cleanliness of the motel, the courtesy of the owners Jay and Tammie. I would certainly recommend a stay at this gem of a motel. Close to all amenities

Date of stay: May 2017
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Me & my wife visited Mooloolaba last week and stayed 3 nights in River Esplanade Mooloolaba Motel. This is an excellent place to stay. There is no hassle for check in or check out. There is ample of information available in the reception area to explore Mooloolaba which really helped us a lot. The car parking is free or included in the tariff only. Car park is just in front of room only so that you don't have to worry about. Rooms are bit small but very clean. There is a privacy as well as no one comes and disturb you (like house keeping) unless you have requested for it. Overall, this is a very good place to stay within the small budget. Location is also awesome. Three minutes walk to Sea world Mooloolaba and other main shopping area and restaurants are just five to seven minutes away. Only few things to say that we found few tiny cockroaches in the toilet and water does not pass through the sink fast. Rest all good.

Date of stay: April 2017
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank Pinaki g
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Looking for a room at short notice for a late notice night out. This fit the bill really well given 2 days notice. No bells and whistles, just a bed with a pillow and a shower in the morning. Close to everything, bus stop out the front. Backpackers next door wasn't really a bother either. Checked in early after speaking with proprietor who was genuine and accommodating. Liked the extra touch of folding the bath towels into swans on arrival. Updated bathroom and Pay TV made this a really good option for cheap Easter break. At around $100, this was just what the Doctor ordered.

Date of stay: April 2017
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Thank Wayne B
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

I had a room in a brick lined courtyard. it was very clean and comfortable. The hot water took some time to come through but was a great shower. Tea and coffee making facilities and a very comfortable bed to sleep in.

Date of stay: February 2017
  • Trip type: Travelled solo
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