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Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Not flash but comfortable family suite. Tasty convenient breakfast. Internet, Friendly service. Room service. Convenient location and easy to find. Most times there is place for undercover parking. Restaurant and room service available.

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glenjoanne, Manager at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and we hope you get to stay with us again soon. Joanne and Glenn

Atherton
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Our room was very clean and had a very comfy bed and and a clean bathroom. There was a perfect area for preparing for a dance Eisteddfod as well. The cupboard was big enough to hold all the costumes and overall we were very happy.

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Glenn and I are glad that you were happy with your stay and were able to get a good nights sleep before being able to prepare for the Eisteddford in confort. Thanks Joanne

Brisbane Australia
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Stayed in this motel during a business visit. Good rooms with clean amenities. Comfortable beds and pillows. Well-kept overall. Check in was quick and friendly. Did not have meals on site but the quality of tea and coffee provided in rooms was quite good. Plenty of on-site parking and not too far from the city centre. Overall a great stay.

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glenjoanne, Owner at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

Thank you OZ Travelling Family for your kind review. We try hard to make sure our guests are able to get to their rooms as soon as possible as we know that being on the road can be very tiring. We pride ourselves on the overall cleanliness of our motel and grounds. We look forward to having you stay with...

Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Beautiful clean rooms...food brilliant and meals huge! And staff are very friendly and helpful! I stayed in a family room as that all that must have left and it had everything you could have needed...full kitchen including everything you would need to cook with. Will be back for sure. Good location and heaps of parking.

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glenjoanne, Manager at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We cannot let you leave our restaurant hungry, that is why the huge meals. We have ideal parking for all sorts of transport and we are still in walking distance to the township of Innisfail. Hopefully see you again soon. Joanne and Glenn

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The service was fantastic. Thank you for phoning when I had already checked out to say I left something behind in the room. The room is clean, bed very comfortable. The meal in restaurant excellent & portions very generous. We will be back!

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glenjoanne, Manager at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

We are glad you had an excellent meal in our restaurant. We could not let you leave hungry. Our new beds must be doing there job and my cleaners an even better job. Look forward to your next visit. Joanne and Glenn

Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 29 April 2016

The room was quite small, but perfectly adequate for our needs. And, it was very clean. The bed was very, very comfy! My daughter and I shared, and she made the same comment to me! Reception staff were very helpful too.

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glenjoanne, Manager at Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail, responded to this review

We are proud that our cleaners are doing a good job and you had a comfortable nights sleep. We have been told by our guests on a number of occasions that the beds are comfortable and with the dark curtains that they have slept in. Reception is where it all begins. Thank you and hopefully one day we will see...

Reviewed 28 April 2016

Yes, Innisfail is a little out the way, but this motel on the inlet is superb. The rooms are clean, fresh and modern and the staff are at your absolute service! The food at the restaurant is amazing and although the menu limited, whatever you choose is prepared fresh and fast and presents like a 5 star! Fresh oysters, pasta...

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We are glad that you were well looked after and the food in the restaurant was amazing. Look forward to a return visit if you are ever back in Innisfail. Joanne and Glenn

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2016

A basic family room that accommodated 5. It was good to be able to spend time in a room together instead of having to book two rooms. (2 parents - 3 young-adult children) Not extravagant but basic comforts - air-conditioning, television, tea and coffee, bathroom. Excellent parking available. Close to town Owners were Very accommodating ....who opened the dining room/restaurant...

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Thank you for your wonderful feed-back. We are pleased you had a comfortable stay and enjoyed an excellent breakfast... hopefully one day we will see you again ... Glenn and Joanne

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The room was very clean and the bed was superb and very comfortable. Huge TV screen only negative was that the desk to do paperwork was away from the TV Dinner was great and the serving size was fantastic. Overall a great place to stay

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Thank you craigprecise2016 for your kind remarks, unfortunately we cannot do anything about the desk at this present time but maybe in the future we could reconfigure some rooms to suit. Joanne and Glenn

Penrith, Australia
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Had the best most comfortable stay at this motel. The owners were very helpful in accommodating my disabled mother so that she was also comfortable and they supplied a non slip shower mat and hand grip for her convenience as well ... Cant fault them .. the price per night was reasonable but exceptional for the quality of service. thankyou...

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It was our pleasure Helena ... Hopefully see you again soon .. Joanne

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barrier Reef Motel is AAA rated at 3.5 star and is ideally located between Cairns and Townsville. The motel has a fully licensed restaurant and bar with lounge area.... and is the place to stay in Innisfail. The rooms are modern and air conditioned to ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access is available in all rooms and at reception. Guest laundry, cable TV and swimming pool are some of the facilities available to enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail

Address: 2 River Ave | Bruce Highway, Innisfail, Queensland 4860, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Innisfail
Price Range: $162 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Barrier Reef Motel Innisfail 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Ask for a ground level floor at the rear of the motel, away from highway noise.”
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“Larger family rooms available”
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“Room 15 is set back from the parking area and was quiet with a garden outlook.”
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“My room was one of the few on the upper floor. This placed the room a little closer to the road, but provided a nice view of the rain, and over the parkland opposite ”
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“Standard rooms don't have microwaves so so people are aware for heating or reheating. Management will assist any needs you have though I am certain”
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