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The Criterion Hotel Motel

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Overview
150 Quay St, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very cozy place for a meal. The staff were very friendly and the inside layout of the pub was great ! Lots of memorabilia and history on the walls. The meals are awesome and plentiful and very well priced. I would highly reccomend taking...More

1  Thank Scotty G
Response from RynoTheCri, Owner at The Criterion Hotel MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the kind words Scotty I will post this to the staffs FB page. Cheers Mate

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As a vegetarian, visiting Rockhampton (for work) can be challenging. But I enjoyed a great veggie burger at The Criterion a couple of months back so I decided to go back tonight. However if it’s after 5pm don’t expect much choice as a vegetarian. I...More

Thank Julia H
Response from Sherree T, Front Office Manager at The Criterion Hotel MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your for your comments Julia. We will certainly look into your suggestions.

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The venue is awesome, the pub is very iconic and looks awesome and welcoming on the inside. The food is great, classic pub food options. Steaks were awesome, had the Bush Inn Big Fella and it was massive

1  Thank WaltSMASH
Response from Sherree T, Front Office Manager at The Criterion Hotel MotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Walt for the great review. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

We went to the hotel bistro to enjoy some local Rocky steak. My wife and our friend ordered the smaller rump (250g) each well done and I ordered the rib fillet (300g) cooked medium. My wife and I had requested chips and slaw (coleslaw) with...More

Thank Michael T
Response from RynoTheCri, Owner at The Criterion Hotel MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

So sorry for your experience... I will be the first to admit we have had some troubles in our kitchen over the last couple months. We as a team are fixing this and all staff are aware we need to lift our game to bring...More

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Have dined here a couple of times when in town and after having the $10 lunch special which was excellent we came back for dinner the next time. Food was again excellent with the steaks we ordered cooked to the required level. The range of...More

Thank Mark S
Response from Sherree T, Front Office Manager at The Criterion Hotel MotelResponded July 19, 2018

Thanks for the excellent review, travel safe.

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Description
The Criterion Motel Rockhampton offers modern motel accommodation with 19 rooms and great location in the heart of Rockhampton, across from the Fitzroy River. Our accommodation is suitable for all types of ...More travellers who are looking for well-equipped rooms in a fantastic location. Rooms are modern in style and feature comfortable bedding, ensuite bathrooms, kitchenettes, air-conditioning and LCD televisions. Guests can enjoy the convenience of complimentary WiFi, Foxtel, tea & coffee facilities, guest laundry and secure off-street parking. Spoil yourself with one of our lovely Spa Suites - perfect for romantic getaways, a family holiday or corporate travellers looking for a place to relax after a long working day. Our motel accommodation is located behind a classic family-owned Australian Pub where guests can enjoy a hearty breakfast, quick lunch or delicious pub grub at reasonable prices. With a range of bar areas to choose from, and a wide selection of beverages, the Cri is your place to catch up with friends. Located next to the Fitzroy River, The Criterion provides great location for guests wanting to explore the Rockhampton area or for those just stopping by. Rockhampton (aka 'Rocky'), the Beef Capital of Australia is located on the Tropic of Capricorn and is the gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef. Highlights include the Mt Archer National Park, Rockhampton Zoo, Capricorn Caverns limestone caves and the Rockhampton Botanic Gardens. The Cri is a must see when in Rockhampton! Come and experience the friendly atmosphere, our modern motel accommodation and fantastic dining options at the Criterion Hotel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Price range
US$55 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Criterion Hotel Rockhampton
Location
Australia > Queensland > Rockhampton
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Price range
US$55 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Criterion Hotel Rockhampton
Location
Australia > Queensland > Rockhampton
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Traveller (52)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"If you require ground floor then it would have to be the Motel. Stairs necessary to all hotel rooms"
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"Anywhere else."
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"There is a ground floor and 1st floor in the motel. We prefer ground floor."
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"Don't go there! If you already booked, try to find a better place (that would be easy)!"
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