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    Windmill Motel & Reception Centre

    5 Highway Plaza | Bruce Highway, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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    29/10/201730/10/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$78
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (4)
    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good37%
    • Average20%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible7%
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    “stayed here” (19 reviews)
    “small window” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
    Accessible rooms
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Great location; close to shopping centre but off the main road, so it was very quiet. Good restaurant on site. We had a wonderful spacious 2 br unit with kitchen and laundry, a spa bath and a spacious balcony. Very enjoyable stay.

    Thank VandR430
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 15 July 2017

    Dear VandR430, I was delighted to read you enjoyed your accommodation and our onsite restaurant 'The Mill' I will certainly pass your feedback onto our staff. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, James Cunningham

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Located just out of the main city centre its still located within close proximity to major shopping centres and sports clubs, best you have a car. The rooms are spacious, clean and seem new, however the recycled air is noisy. The motel offers a swimming...More

    Thank winmac01
    Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in Mackay during the 12 years QLD AFL titles. Accomodation very central while not being in the centre of town or near beach. Stayed in a 2 bedroom apt across the road from Motel. Room very dated but clean and comfortable. Manager extremely helpful....More

    Thank Dianne M
    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    Oh what a place to stay when a wedding is the highlight of the weekend. They have it all there from accommodations, function rooms, great outdoors area and gourmet food for all the guests. We had a great time there with our daughters wedding. Thanks...More

    Thank Swetts
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 30 June 2017

    Dear Swetts, Thank you for entrusting us to host your daughter's wedding. The wedding was absolutely beautiful and our whole team felt privileged to share the day with your family. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards, Hotel Management

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Rockhampton Regional Council had 20 staff stay at the Windmill Motel during the aftermath of Cyclone Debbie and would like to extend a big thank you to the onsite managers, James and Rachel for all their assistance. Our crews arrived at the hotel at 3am...More

    Thank RockhamptonCouncil
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 7 May 2017

    Dear Rockhampton Council, Thank you for your kind words. It was an absolute pleasure to look after your crew who came to assist our region with the clean up after Cyclone Debbie. All of the assistance they gave during that time will always be remembered...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$82 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Mackay
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 63
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    • Location
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    • Queensland >
    • Mackay
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Mackay ,
    • Mackay Best Western
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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