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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Room was basic but Tidy. Bed was good. Tight parking and pretty noisy in the early mornings. Good location. TV was pretty small and the pay tv channels did not suit the tv settings so didn't work real well.

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Hi Jharmses Thank you for your review and comments, well defiantly sort out those TV issues. And we hope to see you again. Regards Alan Lillian & staff

Grafton, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Nothing unsatisfactory or adverse in our stay.. Rooms really clean and tidy. Serviced after 1st day . Owners veeerry friendly and helpful. Pleasant . Will go there again by preference. Good location. Only one bathroom but that never became a problem.

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Rooms are extremely tidy and very spacious with everything you will need. Lillian and Allan make you feel like you are at home and nothing is a problem. I stay at Coral Sands Motel every time I am in Mackay and will continue to do so.

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Hi Daniel Thank you for your review, having been a traveler myself I know being on the road away from home is not as much fun as people think it is. So finding a places to stay in that make you feel welcome, and where you feel comfortable, makes the job a more enjoyable. And its always great to catch...

Burpengary, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I have stayed in multiple rooms, which have been cleaned well daily (Love the spa room). Breakfast gets delivered to your room at a time that suits you with a smile. Good sized comfy beds. Good working fridge, kettle & microwave. The pool looks clean and inviting. The laundry facilities are handy to have insite. The restaurant, which is next...

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Management response:

Hi Dianna Thanks for you review, Always good to see a cheery face, and one of our ever growing family members, we love our job, and enjoy catching up with our regular guests,and meeting new ones, we try to make every one feel at home. Look forward to seeing you back in the new Year. Have a great Xmas Cheers...

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I will stay there again next time I am in Mackay. Whilst you are there try the Hot Wok Asian and Thai restaurant next door. Pool area is clean and with easy access to the city and walking tracks, a great location to unwind after a days travel or work.

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Hi Cali So pleased you had a great stay, and you enjoyed your meal at the Hot Wok ( Got to be the best in Town) combined with our great location its a winner. look forward to catching up next visit. Regards Alan & Lillian

Emerald, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a great place to stay. Very happy welcoming people that brighten the end of a long day to put you in a good mood for the night. I got a free upgrade which made it even better. The restaurant has great food & drinks. I'll be heading back next time in town.

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Alan C, Manager at Coral Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hi Ian Thanks for the great review, look forward to your next visit. Many thanks form Alan Lillian and the team at Coral Sands

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Our special thanks to Alan and Lillian Cooper who generously donated towards the Qld Black Dog Ride appeal in support of Depression and Suicide Awareness. We were made most welcome and the Motel was a great place for our group to overnight. All bikes were under cover and the location easy to find. The Restaurant was also terrific and we...

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Hi Guys So glad you enjoyed your stay, and that your charity run was a great success. It was great to meet so many people giving up their time for such a worthy cause, and look forward to hopefully seeing you again. Regards Alan, Lillian & Staff

Caboolture, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Room was clean and well set out, beds comfortable. Staff were very friendly and welcoming and put our heating on before we arrived as it was cold.! lovely looking pool (too cold to try) had a laundry as well and everything was close by including restaurants. Under cover parking was an added bonus

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Alan C, Manager at Coral Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hi So glad you enjoyed your stay,and we were able to thaw you out before hitting the road again,look forward to catching up next time your back in Mackay,and hope the rest of your trip went well. Regards Alan Lillian & Staff

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Happy to recommend for anyone to stay here, great location, handy to eatery's, pubs but still a quiet location with no road traffic noise at all. Had 3 rooms and they were all good size rooms. The benefits of having a microwave in each room is the finishing touch you need.

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Alan C, Manager at Coral Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hi Greg & Hayden Thanks for your review. Yes we are lucky to be in one of the best locations in the CBD giving our guests easy access to all their favorite venues,yet still giving a good nights sleep, at great rates. Regards Alan, Lillian & Staff

Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 18 August 2016

New managers are very welcoming and nice people. I would fully recommend this motel for comfort , convenience and value for money. Having the Chinese restaurant on site is an added advantage for people who do not want to drive.

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Alan C, Manager at Coral Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hi Albert Thank you for your review,and recommendation. I know from experience that being a traveler away from home an family is not always an easy job, but we will always do our best to make you feel welcome and make your stay as comfortable as possible we look forward to your next visit. Regards Alan Lillian & Staff

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Coral Sands Motel offers a variety of accommodation options including a 3 bedroom apartment, sleeping up to 7 adults. Swimming pool, BBQ area, guest laundry, Free Wi-Fi, undercover parking, and an onsite restaurant. Situated right in the heart of Mackay CBD it is easy walking distance to some of MacKay's favourite attractions including the new Canelands shopping centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coral Sands Motel

Address: 44 Macalister St, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: $84 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Coral Sands Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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