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Islington Apartments

Hotels.comUS$109*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our time staying here. Although reception is closed on weekends and public holidays and we were there over Easter, so never saw reception open, our keys were left for us appropriately with full instructions about how everything should work and it did work like clockwork. Apartment was clean and comfortable (beds were very firm though, so for...

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3Thank DebbieB2010
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Check in was simple and quick. The location was central enough. The pool was a little disappointing but overall a nice stay.Allocated car parks but ours had been parked in and as the hotel reception isn't manned over the weekend it took some sorting out by us as there was no one at the premises to help.

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1Thank Sue M
Mackay Region, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I found the staff to be extremely helpful and friendly, nothing was a problem. Our apartment was very clean and the pool, gym and sauna were just great, definitely will be back and recommend to my friends and family, p.s, having a secure parking spot and secure complex was a great bonus, thank you

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2Thank Leeanne J
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2016

We booked here as we were looking for, modern, homely feel where we could cook in the room rather thamn eating out often. The receptionist we were greeted by was very friendly and covered everything. When we got to the room it was very modern, very clean and exactly what we wanted. Tv and dvd player, working wifi with the...

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2Thank charlotte t
Reviewed 25 January 2016

We arrived at 2pm on a Sunday afternoon and were met by instructions on the reception window on how to check in after hours. Aparantly reception is only open during office hours Mon-Fri 9-5 (weird for a hotel?). The phone number provided was constantly engaged and the intercom was broken. We tried calling out - no response. I then rang...

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3Thank Rebecca K
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Not very good accommodation had to sleep on the floor in lounge room as the blinds in bed room was broken and there was a light straight out side my room and light the room up like day light. Would not recommend to stay here. Also air conditioner did not work very well at all.

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Thank Damien B
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

During the duration of the stay the manager threatened multiple times to evict us on no grounds,Then decided to give us a $500 cleaning bill after we cleaned the Rooms ourselves! On arrival the place was not clean and damaged. Never again...

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2Thank Hannah-Jade G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Recently went to Townsville to visit family. Four night stay at Islington Apartments. The location is great, and they have a secure garage for parking. My only comment is that the apartments are apparently privately owned, and furnished individually by the owners. Our apartment, although suitable for 6 people (if you used the sofa/couch bed in lounge) was really only...

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Thank amg181
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Ok our family stayed here for three days and I must admit though we were in level 8 the room was good and the view was amazing. I did notice there was a scratch on the bathroom door like someone got a knife and intentionally carved a line into it. Everything was clean though I was expecting everything to be...

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3Thank Anthony S
Mackay
Reviewed 10 August 2015

After many hours of researching we booked 2mths in advance for a 2-b/r apartment for 5 nights. Friends also booked their 2-b/r apartment (a couple of days after we had confirmed) to stay at the same time as us also. Upon arrival we found the lady at reception quite dismissive and unhelpful. Our friends had arrived 30 mins prior to...

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2Thank mackaymob

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For guests looking to stay in the center of Townsville, the BEST WESTERN Islington Apartments is a boutique apartment hotel offering an excellent mix of stylishly appointed one, two and three bedroom apartments. Welcoming short and long term stays and only a 15 minute drive from Townsville Airport; our beautiful, self-contained apartments are the perfect base from which to explore all the attractions and activities of the area, including Magnetic Island. Situated a short five minute stroll to the city center and a leisurely walk from Townsville’s popular waterfront area known as the Strand, guests will find a variety of cafes, restaurants, bars, and shopping, public transport nearby and will close to major CBD offices. Guests are encouraged to access and enjoy the fantastic onsite facilities including an outdoor 25 meter swimming pool, gymnasium, spa, sauna, and BBQ area. Complimentary car parking is available for the guest convenience. All apartments are fully self-contained with fully equipped kitchen, dining and living area, separate bedrooms, air conditioning and balconies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Islington Apartments

Address: 4 Aplin St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range: €74 - €112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Islington Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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“If you have toddlers ask for a one level apartment.”
dib449, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good views”
sc0tt1010, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Floor 5 or above if possible.”
  • view from back walkway
DebbieB2010, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't dive into the pool it's too shallow.”
T8824AYsuem, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with river views are nicer”
494leeannej, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
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