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Ruthven Street Motor Inn

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Sale, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice motel very clean great service and friendly would stay there again had plenty of tea coffee and milk could make own breakfast couldn't fault it and close to shops and eaterys would recommend it to anyone

Thank leedsmarcia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed in a few motels on Ruthven street but I have to say this is my favourite. I am in Toowoomba every five weeks and this has become my home away from home. Being on a reps budget Michael and Jackies is the best value for money I have come across in Toowoomba. Fantastic hosts, Comfy beds and...

Thank Sherryn M
Coffs Harbour
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reasonably priced motel for Toowoomba. Friendly staff and centrallly located, Clean rooms and breafkast the best we've had for a long time. Located on main street but traffic noise was not a problem and we stayed in front room.Would definately stay here again

Thank Oztraveller5255
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came back late around 10:30 PM and the bedside lamps wouldn't, and neither did the TV. Tried a lot of things. But then 7:20 AM apparently the lamps and TV suddenly got some power and lit up the room. Not the best way to wake up.

Thank wetwo2017
rsmiToowoomba, Owner at Ruthven Street Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Just to explain, a faulty appliance in an adjoining room had tripped the power safety switch. When I was made aware of the problem I have restored the power first thing in the morning. Obviously you have left your lights on and TV on while trying to get them to work. I am very sorry...

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Booking over the phone was quick and easy. Check-in was just a matter of paying and asking for the best local Indian take-away. The pool and BBQ area would be fabulous for a family or group of friends travelling together on a hot summer night. We arrived on a cool and breezy afternoon but the clean and refreshing pool was...

Thank Tracey Kim W
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Okay the decor maybe a little dated but the staff are friendly , the beds are good and the water is hot. Value for money is very good. The room we had was very clean. Because we had a room towards the back no traffic noise.

Thank Lea L
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

For the price we couldn't fault it. Quiet, clean basic family room. Staff very friendly and helpful - just what we needed following a long drive with a carsick kid. Staff offered help with accessing laundry and cleaning gear. Greatly appreciated. Lovely private pool area with BBQ and table tennis to keep the kids occupied. Ample parking for a large...

Thank Mandnpat
Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Had a good stay. Staff we helpful & friendly. The room was very cosy, bed was comfortable. It was great to have a bathroom you could move in.The only complaint I have is the noisy people at 5 o'clock getting ready to leave.

Thank Donna V
rsmiToowoomba, Owner at Ruthven Street Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Sorry about the early noise. Regards Michael& Jackie

Kallangur, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Very comfortable, the only issue is that the parking is a bit of a shamble...... Everything worked in the unit, good location. Instructions on how to work TV a bit vague initially. If you have milk in coffee ..... maybe ask for extra. I'm nit-picking now.....On the whole great and look forward to my next visit.

Thank Jenny S
rsmiToowoomba, Owner at Ruthven Street Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Thanks you for the review, always keen to hear where we may need to improve. Hope to see you soon. Regards Jackie & Michael

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Like many country visitors to Toowoomba, we are here for a trip to the specialist. So we appreciate the TLC from management as we will be a bit fragile after the procedure. Close enough to all of the hospitals and day-surgeries

1Thank Bob W
rsmiToowoomba, Owner at Ruthven Street Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to review your stay. We hope you will stay with us on your next visit. Regards Jackie & Michael

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ruthven Street Motor Inn is the perfect place to stay in Toowoomba, conveniently located 2km south of the city centre and 1km up from the Kmart/Coles shopping complex. Catering for families, couples, singles and pets, we offer spacious self contained units, quality rooms, a stunning salt water pool and relaxing BBQ area. For a more romantic getaway we also have cozy spa rooms and the option of two bedroom family units. We create a home away from home for workers, with fresh homemade breakfasts, packed lunches and dinners, along with free wifi, friendly service and laundry facilities. Give Tara and Louis a call for more information, you won't be disappointed! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ruthven Street Motor Inn

Address: 786 Ruthven St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Toowoomba
Price Range: $115 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ruthven Street Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Ruthven Street Motor Inn Toowoomba, Queensland
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Toowoomba
#10 Business Hotel in Toowoomba
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“We choose a pet friendly room as we were travelling with our little dog.”
 of 5 bubbles Lynnenickko, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs, further back away from the street.”
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“Chose family room with kitchen favilities.”
 of 5 bubbles clarenco1, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you have bad legs go ground floor as there is stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles allysonk150, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were after a "dog friendly" room & there were two on offer.”
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