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International Lodge Motel

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

We have been travelling Australia and the US a lot! The managers Petra and Michael have been the friendliest so far. They were helpful in any enquiry and fun to be around. The rooms are very well kept too...

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3 Thank Wobbleguts
Sunshine Coast, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2015

From the minute you walk into the hotel you are made to feel at home, Petra and Michael are so friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them. Michael is extremely knowledgeable of the local area, there are plenty of restaurants within a close proximity and there is always the offer of delicious home cooked meals. I have stayed... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2014

I stayed here with my partner on the way down the Queensland coast. We were tired after a long days drive from Innisfail. The owners welcomed us and we had free cookies offered to us, very friendly service. The room was clean and comfortable, with free wi-fi so always a plus! Our stay was quick but memorable. If your after... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2014

While checking in, we were thinking of going out for breakfast the next day rather than eat here. When I said no, i didn't want to order anything off their menu, the owner asked if I wanted pancakes? Being my favourite food, i said that she said the magic word. But my husband went on to say that I normally... More 

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Ipswich, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2014

We stayed in Room 1 for one night and found the room comfortable and clean. The staff were friendly, and showed us to the room when we checked in and provided us with milk and yummy homemade biscuits. We ordered breakfast for the next morning and it was freshly cooked and delicious! The motel is in close proximity to a... More 

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Thank Jessie T
Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 15 November 2014

First we just booked one night in the motel with Petra and Michael - but it didn't take long to feel totally comfortable! The rooms offer all amenities you can wish for and are in a perfect and clean condition! Petra and Michael would not only offer you touristic information but everything else they can help you with. They just... More 

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Florence, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We decided to stay here because the previous reviews were so good. Our accommodations met our needs....bed, towels, coffee, hot water pot, etc. Though we've stayed in places with many more amenities, this one takes the cake for great service. Although, we do have a fondness for what we call "I Love Lucy" type of motels. Mike and Petra were... More 

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Weymouth, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

A very warm welcome with milk for tea. Clean and comfortable, quiet location so a good night's sleep. Central Mackay is all walkable with lots of bars and restaurants around, the Italian across the road was great. A good place to stay on a long journey north or south. Breakfast is delivered to your room as there is no restaurant.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2014

We stayed here only 1 night but it was so pleasing I felt it deserved a review anyway. The building is an older one but so much care and attention has been invested in the rooms. There is an old adage that one should always spend the night in your own guest room before you let a friend stay there,... More 

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Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

My partner and I stayed the one night and were warmly greeted by the owners, who offered us homemade cookies as we checked in and then showed us to our room. The room is very comfortable with a nice soft bed and big tv, with everything being clean and tidy. This place is such a bargin and will be definitely... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mackay CBD Accommodation - International Lodge MotelAt the International Lodge Motel we offer accommodation in the heart of Mackay, Queensland, just walking distance to all the pubs, clubs and restaurants in the center of the city, providing a comfortable motel for both business and leisure travellers.Located just off Victoria Street, the main street of Mackay in Macalister Street, the International Lodge Motel is a great choice when attending functions in Mackay CBD, no need for a car or a taxi.The International Lodge Motel has 20 well-appointed rooms, with recently renovated ensuite bathrooms and comfortable beds.The Mackay Entertainment Centre, Artspace, Senior Citizens, Library and Sharp Training Centre are all within a 2 minute walk. The newly renovated Canelands Shopping Centre is a 5 minute walk away along the beautiful River Walk. Bluewater Lagoon is close by for the kids to enjoy as it is free admission. ... more   less 

Additional Information about International Lodge Motel

Address: 40 Macalister Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: €56 - €92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — International Lodge Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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#1 Business Hotel in Mackay
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