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Downs Motel

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669 Ruthven St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
3 Star accommodation
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Downs Motel offers a level of comfort and style for guests in search of quality accommodation and friendly attentive service. Featuring 23 modern and traditional style motel rooms offering single, double and triple More bedding options, the Downs Motel is proud to be affiliated with the Healthy Hotels programme so you are sure to experience a clean, comfortable and peaceful stay with us. All rooms feature 32" Digital flat screen TV with a range of Foxtel channels including 3 sport and 3 movie channels, All rooms have ensuite bathroom, fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, tea/coffee, reverse cycle air-conditioning & have FREE wi-fi internet access. Downs Motel is conveniently located in the CBD and is one block to the City centre. 250m walk to Restaurants, cafes and shopping centres. Walk to the City Golf Club, and Toowoomba Base Hospital or only a short drive to the main sporting grounds and fields, University of Southern Queensland, the Empire Theatre, Function Centre and much more. For your added convenience, there is ample off street parking & guest laundry available. Why not take advantage of our in-room dining service for breakfast and dinner and choose from our delicious range of hearty home cooked meals. Lunch packages are also available on request. Office hours are 7:30am – 7:30pm however a 24 hour check in service is available. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$71 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Australia > Queensland > Toowoomba
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All reviews free mini bar budget room budget stopover stayed here short stay quick visit needed somewhere per night great pillows free wifi a great nights sleep close to town main road an overnight stay quiet area ruthven street fresh milk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The good points were clean room, nice towels. Sadly this is all I can say that is positive. The location is awful, in the middle of a retail centre, next to a large Joyce Mayne store. Parking is totally inadequate and not allocated which meant...More

Thank Sharonp1953
Response from Di G, Manager at Downs MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sharon, thanks for your comments. Unfortunately we can't please everyone. Most of our customers love the location as we are so handy to everything. I also live on site and are available 24/7 to help you with anything you may need and parking is...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

You are on a main road leading to another main road but the traffic noise was not really noticeable. The rooms are being refurbished but we had one of the older ones and it was of a very good standard. Remembering you are in the...More

Thank Tenterfieldrover
Response from Di G, Manager at Downs MotelResponded 30 August 2018

Dear Tenterfieldrover, Thanks for taking the time out of your busy day to review the Downs Motels, We are happy your enjoyed your stay with us and are fortunate to be so close to town and yes, we are working on the Motel grounds or...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

For needing somewhere to stay overnight while in toowoomba it was very close to shopping, had comforts and set up needed for a comfortable stopover. Firm bed, heater could work too well. Turned it off during the night as room on top floor held great...More

Thank Sue-Ellen J
Response from Di G, Manager at Downs MotelResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks Sue-Ellen J, for taking the time out to review our beloved Downs Motel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again when in Toowoomba. Safe Travels Di

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Our stay at the Downs Motel was fantastic! The room was average size with a queen bed and single bed. Mattress was a little hard - but I’m a bit of a princess hahaha! Bathroom was great - renovated, huge shower! Room was very clean...More

Thank Rachel A
Response from Di G, Manager at Downs MotelResponded 18 August 2018

Hi Rachel, Thank you for your comments. Yes our bathrooms have been renovated and our rates are very reasonable. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and I'm sure we will see you again at the Downs Motel. Kind Regards Di

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I stay in country motels all the time, and this was the worst. I chose this based on it’s superb ratings on the Internet. I am not sure how they got these ratings. Cost me $120, which is standard motel price in any country town....seriously...More

Thank The-Mong
Response from Di G, Manager at Downs MotelResponded 16 August 2018

Hi The Mong and thanks for your review. We are glad you loved the complimentary minibar, its been a big hit for our guests. Your right, there has been more dust around lately due to the courtyard paving, our apologies for this. We strive to...More

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7 June 2018|
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Response from Di G | Property representative |
Hi, The queen studio rooms have new bathrooms and are on the ground floor. The queen motel rooms are up stairs and down stairs, your choice, available on request.
Room Tips
"Dont assume quality is not the best when it is a budget motel because that is not always the case as we..."
16 Jul 2018
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"All good. No problems with any room"
11 Dec 2017
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"Suit for Solo and short stay for business trip"
23 Aug 2017
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"All rooms seem quiet due to location set back from the main road"
20 Jul 2017
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