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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the city palms for one night while attending some training in Brisbane, and I have never experienced such a poor hotel/motel in my life!! Upon arrival the staff were very rude and unwelcoming, there was an argument regarding the security deposit after he requested cash money and I had a feeling straight away there was going to be...

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the motel in the evening, the manager helped us quite nicely. When we arrived in our room there was a towl from the previous guest. The kitchen in the room is black instead of white. I wouldnt recommend turning on the ceiling fan... because u will be covered in pieces of dust/grey/black stuff. The curtains in the...

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Thank Dominique F
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Close to Brisbane CBD but in a shady neighborhood, blighted by heavy traffic volumes -Rental cost was cheap but with $15/ night added onsite car accommodation- better to arrive via rail, Very difficult to get in {or out} of shuttered driveway by car when checking in- arrive early in day after peek. Rooms shabby but with most items including some...

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2Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed at this motel for 3 days, and the staff was very helpful. The rooms were dark and cold, which made us freeze at night. There was free wifi, but the signal at our room was very poorly. The router was placed in the back at the motel, and we didn't bother to go sit there. There was a...

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2Thank Stine L
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Very good position, 10 minutes walk of the nightlife, and near to the city by walk (30 minutes). There is exterior spa, not very warm, but ok. The room is very small, and without Windows !! (Smell humidity a lot, every times). Same Linen during 3 nights, no one changed somethings (cloth, towel, sheets...) there is no sponge for wash...

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Thank dorgival k
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Second visit to this property and whilst the service remains on top for a three star property, unfortunately this time the room cleanliness and attention to the basics did not. The bathroom was scrubbed within an inch of it life (keep in mind it is an early 2000''s refurb) as were the floors. Unfortunately the stuff in the kitchen needed...

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1Thank Josh W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Wayne and his lovely staff were attentive, friendly and accommodating. Room was clean, quiet and comfortable. Excellent location and parking facilities. As a flight attendant in the service industry I can sniff good and bad service from a mile away but this motel definitely ticks the box of pleasant and appealing. I would recommend this accommodation to anyone and I...

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2Thank Troy A
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Absolutely disgusting! Filthy room. Dirty sheets. Food scraps under bed. Mould on ceilings and walls. Staff dont bother to respond to emails. Staff charged $10 for extra FREE parking. Still waiting on bond. Consumer affairs notified

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I wanted cheap accommodation for one night near Royal Brisbane hossie. I was looking for the Econo-Inn where I stayed about 20 years ago. I found it, this is it. I booked a studio room with a shower, and secure parking, and that's what I got. The room has shower, loo, microwave, tv, fridge, phone, free WiFi, airconditioning, a double...

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3Thank Russell v
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a night to enjoy Fortitute valley Saturday night. Unfriendly receptionist staff and made me feeling un welcomed , but I didn't really think about it much back then because I was too excited to have Saturday night in the Fortitute valley. When I checked out, I asked kindly the reception staff about the security deposit they took from...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about City Palms Motel

Address: 55 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $62 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Palms Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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City Palms Hotel Brisbane
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#15 Spa Hotel in Brisbane
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“Free wi-fi as not extant, so slow to be unusable or measurable- use your own ie Telstra 4G”
 of 5 bubbles graemeb611, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“studio with self contained kitchen is good.”
 of 5 bubbles Robyn-and-Rob, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“ask for the back”
 of 5 bubbles davidinnoosa, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
“unable as the room where not good”
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“get one where you can open window”
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