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    Windmill Motel & Reception Centre

    5 Highway Plaza | Bruce Highway, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (4)
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good37%
    • Average20%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible7%
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    “stayed here” (19 reviews)
    “small window” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Accessible rooms
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    Beds and bedding very dated and hard mattress and pillows, so unable to get good nights rest. We booked 2 bedroom executive family room. Didn't like to have no walls in ensuite, bath and toilet and sink in the bedroom.... no privacy. Fridge was leaking,...More

    1  Thank ChilliBean5
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear ChilliBean5, Thanks for taking the time to submit a review on your stay with us. It sounds like you experienced some issues during your stay and I certainly apologize that you didn't experience our normal high levels of comfort. Please in the future do...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    It is a 5 minute drive from downtown. We missed it driving in from the north then used the GPS to get back to from the city. A real surprise package: excellent, modern spacious rooms; really comfortable King beds, small patio on the ground floor...More

    Thank bobjanh
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear bonjanh, Thank you for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to Mackay!

    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    Unfortunately was only a 1 nite stay and must say was very comfortable overall. Room was very clean and comfy with the all important 2 seater lounge so very comfortable.... Only down side was initially room smelt a little musty but this soon left after...More

    Thank Robert R
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 20 August 2017

    Dear Robert R, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and photos on Trip Advisor. Our Team were delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind Regards, James

    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here last minute, absolutely amazing. Bed was super comfortable. Reception was happy and friendly and only a short walking distance to take away if needed. Also offered us a breakfast. Highly recommend

    Thank Jay B
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 15 August 2017

    Dear Jay B, Thank you for your kind comments. Our team was delighted to read you enjoyed your stay with us! Kind Regards, James

    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    Thank you to the staff at the Windmill for helping our conference to go so well. The rooms were very generous in size and quality. With two double or queen sized beds plus a fold out sofa bed. With three people to a room we...More

    Thank RuthK232
    Response from WindmillMotel, General Manager at Windmill Motel & Reception CentreResponded 11 August 2017

    Dear RuthK232, Thank you so much for your feedback. We certainly hope we can welcome you back again in the future! Kind Regards, James

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Tennis Court
    • Price range
    • US$82 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Mackay
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 63
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    • Location
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    • Queensland >
    • Mackay
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Mackay ,
    • Mackay Best Western
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (2)
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    Bathroom (2)
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    3.38 km away
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