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    Runaway Bay Motor Inn

    429 Oxley Dr, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good32%
    • Average37%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible13%
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    “short drive” (5 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 37 reviews

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    On a short stay here was very dissappointed. NO FOXTEL... everyone has Foxtel these days!!! WIFI ... very expensive and doesn't work that well, again dissappointed. Most places have free WIFI, THIS ONE DOES NOT.... We were upstairs, spacious room but so outdated. On driving...More

    Thank male4sandra
    Response from Patricia L, Manager at Runaway Bay Motor InnResponded 17 August 2017

    Thank-you for your review. We are obviously very disappointed that your recent stay with us was less than perfect. We wish to advise that at the time of your stay the motel was in the early stages of a refurbishment programme, hence the reason for...More

    Reviewed 20 January 2017

    We travelled in January given the time of year it was extremely humid, we had an upstairs room, the split system is locked on a certain temperature and fan speed, one day there it took 31/2 hours for our room to cool, so we were...More

    1  Thank debbie w
    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    We stayed here four days in the executive suite (with King Bed and spa) Although the decor is outdated (90's era) it is still very clean and the spa luxurious (large for 2 big people). Kitchen size is good and has microwave and good cooktop....More

    Thank RobnEva
    Response from Patricia L, Manager at Runaway Bay Motor InnResponded 14 December 2016

    Dear Rob & Eva Thank-you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay at our motel. We appreciate your comments (several of which we have taken on board) and are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

    The staff are very friendly and helpful, the rooms are large, clean and well presented and the grounds are lovely and include a beautiful, large goldfish pond. Staying there reminded me of family holidays I took as a child. It's very close to Harbourtown for...More

    1  Thank Hobbit113
    Response from Patricia L, Manager at Runaway Bay Motor InnResponded 3 October 2016

    Thank-you for taking the time to write a review on your family's recent stay with us at the Runaway Bay Motor Inn, your feed-back is very much appreciated. We are pleased to hear that your family had an enjoyable stay at our establishment and I...More

    Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

    Good location, rooms spacious, beds comfortable. You get a fair bit of noise from adjoining rooms. We could hear every time the neighbors showered. Prices are up there, maybe jacked up for the marathon weekend.

    Thank muzz4680
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Runaway Bay
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    Room Tips
    "For king size beds, go the executive suite"
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    "Executive Suite with spa bath was very nice."
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    "For quiet get a room further back from reception, for the pool choose a front room."
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    "We stayed in the executive suite and there was nothing great about it. Even the furniture and decor seemed to..."
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