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Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked well in advance for a 4 night stay and paid over $90 / night non-refundable. I was in Room 17 - their BEST room! Absolute hell hole. Bed should be condemned along with foul smelling, old blankets and pillows. Doors and windows wouldn't lock so had to get manager to cut wood to place behind them. Doors all swollen...

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1Thank Lynette B
Bribie Island, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This motel is in a good location Walking distance to Bulcock Street, restaurants and two shopping centers It is for the budget traveller Rooms are a good size but dated There was plenty of hanging space The towels were nice and clean but there were no hand towels or face washers and I did expect shampoo and conditioner for $150...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Anchorage for 2 nights. We only booked 1week earlier due to a change in our travel plans. The room was clean and was basically what we needed for the time. Husband and daughter went swimming in the pool. 1 comment I could make was there was no hairdryer or fan in the bathroom but this seems...

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Thank The_megsta
Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Friendly staff, but the motel needs a renovation it's pretty old.Rooms were fairly comfortable but the pillows were thin.A bit to much noise from traffic. The air conditioner was very noisy, we had to have it off most of the time to hear the TV.

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Thank Marilyn W
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Tired place, needs a complete reno. Old bathrooms, everything 1970s era, very noisy. Its not that far from the city of Caloundra but its on the main road, and the traffic noise is unbearable of a morning. Better options elsewhere and at better prices if you can get it. The price is VERY expensive for what you get, far better...

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1Thank Jason R
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome nights stay. Nice and clean room. Fan switch was broken but that was due to the previous occupants not informing staff. Friendly staff. Comfy bed. Air con was nice & cool I'm not. I enjoyed the pool.

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Thank MariapBarrett
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I booked this online and I was charged a fee of $98 when I arrived the lady on reception tried to charge me $128 because she thought I wanted a late check out of 1 pm. That was not the case but I did ask for a 10.30 am check out and had to argue to get that extra 30...

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1Thank Dot95
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Wanting a weekend away at short notice, we googled and found not a lot available. We knew Anchorage was further away from the city centre than what we are used to but decided to give it a go anyway. The lady on the front desk was lovely and friendly and our appointed car park was very generous in width. The...

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Thank ChristineH4132
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I saw plenty of negative reviews here but all i can say they're great clean rooms, great shower, comfy beds, great service went above and beyond to help out. Nice and close to pubs, restaurants etc. Not sure why so many negative reviews Its great Will def be back. Thanks guys

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Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Extremely dated (?1960's) room (#9) $120 a night, only stayed here as Caloundra Beachfest was on & rooms very scarce. Noisiest Plumbing-EVER! Cracked & slippery tiles in ensuite & shower, cracked & rusty louvre windows. No door on toilet. Ceiling fan very wobbly & big hole in ceiling where shaft flogging out. Limited TV reception. Small 'box' type A/C unit...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Anchorage Motor Inn

Address: 18 Bowman Rd, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Caloundra
Price Range: €68 - €109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Anchorage Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“DON'T go there!!!!”
402lynetteb, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A room down the back away from the road would be quieter”
nerilyna, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back where they are quieter.”
marilynw2016, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Old rooms that need a complete revamp. Expensive for what you get.......”
106jasonr, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay here if u want sleep”
Dot95, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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