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Shoredrive Motel

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed 1 night, great location price was good and room was good and spacious. What I really loved was the bbq area great to have a barbie and sit back and relax with family and friends. We had a hassle free stay. However I would question the office hours as when I went there at 5:11pm the office was closed...

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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

2 night stay after being caught up in Airlie Beach during Cyclone Debbie. We booked a family room for the four of us last minute after being sent to Townsville. Room was basic but clean. Receptionist was absolutely lovely, can not rate her enough. Let us check out late due to our late flight despite the option being unavailable. Great...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We had a 2 bedroom room. Room could have benefited from an airing before we arrived was hot and stuffy. Everything was clean. Kitchenette was minuscule but I guess did the job. Large bathroom. Location is certainly good although for $230 a night considerably dearer than ocean breeze down the road with undercover parking and a more modern layout. Probably...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The location is great and the bed/linen are comfortable. Easy parking and free wifi are appreciated. The rooms themselves and especially the bathrooms really need to be renovated. The air conditioning unit (like the bathrooms) is very old and thus extremely loud! Good luck sleeping when it is on.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had room at the front with a sea view but the room was badly insulated with wooden slates in place of what had been a window. Consequently we got noise from the road and noise from the pool which was just below our window. When we arrived the toilet seat was broken and one of the windows had warped...

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Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I stayed over for one night as was attending an Expo in Townsville. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I had a ground floor room next to the swimming pool with a view across to the ocean. It was very convenient and easy to find somewhere safe to park my car. There was a fish and chip shop across...

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Disappointed in a two bedroom unit @ 220 per night with no kitchen facilities. The fold out couch was not sleepable as mattress was all springs. No padding. Had prevously booked through Booking.com and the owner said cancel that booking and ring me for a better discount. Turns out i should have stayed with Booking.com as got charged more going...

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Berlin
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

It really needs a renovation. Rooms are very old and when someone takes a shower all the neighbours can hear it since the water is so loud. Housekeeping doesn't really do anything during the cleaning. They just empty the bin and make the linen.

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Thank MadlenT
Sandwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We stayed here in March 2016. good room and friendly staff. Right on the Strand with swimming and restaurants nearby. not far to the main shops. Two stinger enclosures and a rosk pool. Escellent facillites on the Strand for children and adults.

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Penrith, Australia
Reviewed 24 December 2015

We booked our room direct with Linda in July, she was very helpful. Our stay was 14-21 December 2015. The room we selected Premium Ocean View Suite (upstairs) was overlooking the ocean and sea baths, with a balcony. Lovely ocean breezes. We stayed in that room for 6 nights, it had all that was required for a comfortable stay, including...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Shoredrive Motel

Address: 117 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range: $99 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shoredrive Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 43
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“enter from Townsville city end or go past and do a loo at the roundabout.”
darrenb166, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms noisy”
471margaretr, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in both Ocean View and a Standard Room would definitely recommend to friends and family who want a no fuss stay.”
Angela141215, 23 Dec 2015 | Read review
“ask for one of the renovated rooms”
Markbull, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are worth the price”
natho770, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
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