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Manly Marina Cove Motel

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#68 of 157 Hotels in Brisbane
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Maleny, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never stayed here before and my employer booked me in. The management were fantastic and easy going. Nothing was a problem. Being on the water front allowed for relaxing times just cruising around. I will definitely be back!!!!

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TheManly, Public Relations Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear GGA_SNA, Thank you for your lovely review and we are glad you enjoyed your time while staying in Manly. We hope to see you back soon. Kind regards Karin Dawson

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could hear conversation in the surrounding rooms, sneezing, and everything else you don't want to hear. Pillows were almost solid so you couldn't use them to muff the noise. Could hear people walking up the stairs to their rooms. Very shoddy, no idea how it got 4 stars. It was the joke of the wedding attendees. Very very overpriced for...

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Dear Amy C, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay. The weekend you stayed was a particularly busy one with two wedding groups and competitors/officials for the Australian National Swimming Championships. With wedding groups, celebrations and reunions are a big part of the event and people love to use the occasion to catch up, lending to more noise...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made you feel as welcome as an STD. First trip in a long time to Queensland and someone forgot to tell these guys about the state's reputation for friendliness. Front desk passive aggressive and all guests treated with extreme suspicion. Rooms sterile and overpriced. Better off bringing a tent and setting up in the car park. Best bit of the...

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

As you have chosen to let our current and future guests know your feelings, we feel we should respond to your claims. We certainly do not like to make our guests feel unwelcome and it is a shame that we needed to ask you to abandon your party in the motel room in the wee hours of the morning. We...

Dysart, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place clean and fresh the reception was friendly and a great help and nothing was too much Excellent location close to Lytton for work and great spot for winding down along the Esplanade close to restaurant s on a short stroll and the cafes

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Thank rsmith252 for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are happy to hear that you were able to combine play with your work commitments. Being situated on the Esplanade in Manly provides the opportunity to walk, run. cycle for kilometers in either direction with great views over the bay/marina. We look forward to welcoming you back when...

Zilzie, Australia
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent location and service at this motel. Walking distance to centre of Manly. The Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron is based next door and is a great place for food and coffees. We will certainly be back!

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Thanks Rob R for your review - we are happy to hear that you will certainly be back, and that you enjoy the location of our motel and the facilities available all within walking distance. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Sue & Paul Petersen Managers

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Stayed here for my birthday as we were visiting a local restaurant. I was really pleased with the high standard amazing view. Extremely helpful friendly receptionist Everything from the extremely comfortable bed luxury bathroom and toiletries. High standard linen pool was really nice the breakfast at the yacht club a few steps away was delicious and memorable. I would highly...

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that your stay at the Manly Marina Cove Motel for your recent birthday was 'just perfect'! We thank you for taking the time to review your stay and your high recommendation. It is the little touches, we believe, that help make a persons' stay memorable - and we are so fortunate to be co-located...

Reviewed 10 February 2017

The Marina Cove Motel is situated inside the grounds of the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron "RQYS" and is very secure. The gates are locked at night. Marina Cove guests are welcome to eat at the RQYS cafe or restaurant. My Husband and I stayed at the Marina Cove when we were looking at a yacht to buy, at the RQYS....

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Thank you jktoo for taking the time to review your recent stay. We love the fact that you appreciate the effort that goes into making our rooms fresh, clean and appealing - our first floor rooms were recently refurbished (Aug 2016). Being in the secure grounds of RQYS is definitely a plus - especially weekends when they are open for...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I highly recommend this place if you are in a wheelchair the access is outstanding. Bathroom was 100% accessible, I would have liked a small shelf to put my toiletry has there is no where to put anything on. I have limited ability and use my assistance dog to help me with basics, this was set out brilliant. Plenty of...

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Annab752017 for taking the time to review your stay and for your high recommendation. We value your feedback as it not only helps us improve on our current standards and facilities, but also gives others a valuable insight into our Motel. Thanks again for staying with us - it was a pleasure to host yourself and your assistance...

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Rooms are clean, modern and well equipped & furnished. The owners are exceptionally friendly and helpful and keen to make sure you have a pleasant stay. They keep a close watch on any noisy guests or inconsiderate behaviour, better than most motels. They right next to the Yacht Club which is handy for dinner, drinks etc. I didn't try the...

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Daniel B for recently staying and taking the time to review your stay with us. Providing guests with a clean and comfortable room and a quiet ambiance helps contribute to a good nights' sleep - our number one priority. Being so close to Manly Village - a pleasant walk along the marina - provides guests with some many...

Reviewed 16 January 2017

I stayed recently for 1 night to attend a wedding. Called and spoke with Paul to book and was checked in/out by Sue. Both were absolutely lovely, explaining the check in sheet and expectations of management when staying at the hotel. The room was clean and comfortable. I would recommend Many Marina Cove to people looking for a great place...

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Sue P, Manager at Manly Marina Cove Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Luke H for your feedback of your recent overnight stay at our Motel. We are conveniently located close to a number of great function spaces - including the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron, Moreton Bay Trailer Boat Club, Wynnum Golf Club, Wynnum Leagues Club, and most weekends are booked out with guests attending a range of functions - weddings,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Manly Marina Cove Motel is a 4 star motel located in the grounds of the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron where Brisbane meets Moreton Bay in Manly, Queensland. The quiet location offers great views over Moreton Bay and is close to many major road networks as well as the domestic and international airports. The motel is a 5 minute walk to Manly Harbour Village with a variety of restaurants and cafes. The location is ideal for corporates travelers doing business in the nearby business & industrial precincts in Manly, Wynnum, Lytton, Hemmant, Port of Brisbane and Brisbane's Bayside. Resident managers - Sue and Paul Petersen look forward to welcoming you to the Manly Marina Cove Motel. ... more   less 

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Address: 578a Royal Esplanade, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $169 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Manly Marina Cove Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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#12 Business Hotel in Brisbane
#27 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane
#35 Family Hotel in Brisbane
#62 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
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“Top floor was well worth the extra $10 dollars. Beautiful water view”
ValerieB191, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Genuinely fully wheelchair friendly and accessible throughout the whole room”
annab752017, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a bay-view room on the 1st floor.”
danielbI2789GH, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had side view but was still great as the room was nice”
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“North side rooms close to parking”
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