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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We required accommodation in Mareeba to attend a local wedding & found ourselves at the Jackaroo. This is possibly the cleanest motel/hotel we have ever stayed at!! It was spotless inside & out. Friendly accommodating hosts & absolutely everything you could need was in the room. Well done Jackaroo - we are very impressed and you deserve to be proud...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very professional friendly team run this motel. The rooms are well appointed and spotless, with comfortable beds, airconditioners are quiet and efficient. Breakfast is a delightfull start to the day with a very good coffee available, rather than the weak dishwater normally served

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice clean place to stay. I Went for a nice walk around the area. The Pool area was lovely. The room was very spacious. There is a laundry on site with a clothes line or dryer. And then there were the gorgeous mango trees out the back. It was a nice place to stay for a night. I would...

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Your review of our motel is very much appreciated. Thank you for the positive comments and we would love to accommodate you again in the future.

British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights during vehicle repairs after OTT. Quiet location. Very clean. Very comfortable. Super friendly and very helpful staff. Very nice garden with BBQ - there is also BBQ near pool. We like the room design - front door to parking and rear door to garden.

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your uplifting review. The team at the Jackaroo believe in providing the best service, cleanest rooms and relaxing surrounds for our guests. Your appreciation is most welcome

Buderim, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Jackaroo Motel was a lovely place to stay when in Mareeba for work these last 2 months. The staff are absolutely wonderful, from the well-kept rooms to the constant kindness they showed to my work colleagues and I. Although the rooms were located close to the main road, I thoroughly enjoyed staying here and would gladly do it again...

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Hello Caitlyn It was our pleasure to accommodate you and your work colleagues at our motel. Thank you for your wonderful comments. The comfort of our guests is given top priority and the Jackaroo team are only too happy to do that little extra to ensure their stay is the best it can possibly be. Thanks again and maybe we...

Mission Beach, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay here on a business trip. The rooms are clean and tidy but a little dated.The staff are very friendly and helpful.. They also have free wifi .IIf we were to stay again I would ask for a room away from the road as all you could hear were cars and trucks passing.

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to review our motel. Your positive comments regarding the clean rooms and friendly staff are very much appreciated. We take on board comments made by our guests and any improvements that we can make for the comfort of our guests are considered. We hope that you will visit...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We recently stayed at the Jackaroo Motel in Mareeba for a night while visiting family. This is a lovely, clean little motel with wonderful service from the front desk. We were upgraded to a larger room as they were very busy, which was great. This is not a new, super modern motel, but very clean and perfect for an overnight...

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review out motel. Having a high standard in both our customer service and cleanliness of our motel is important to us and your acknowledgement of this is much appreciated.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Room clean and comfortable - very spacious, with lots of desk space (very useful for working). I also appreciated having undercover parking. The highlight for me (however) was the friendly face at check-in... it's always so nice to feel so welcome! I would happily stay here again

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Management and staff really appreciate your favourable comments. Our guests are very important to us and we like to show that in providing them with a warm welcome and making sure their stay is enjoyable.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Have stayed at the Jackaroo each year for many years for work, and always have a good nights sleep. It's surprising how quiet it is at night considering the truck traffic during the day. The rooms are ... roomy and the beds large and very comfortable... pillows too. A short drive to main dining areas, but the hotel also has...

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

Sorry for the delay in responding to your review. Management and staff appreciate your positive comments and your continuing loyalty and we look forward to your next visit.

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Only stayed for 1 night, but were treated as if we were old friends. The room was spacious and very clean, breakfast was delicious . Would definetly stay again and would recommend to anyone. Thanks again Jackaroo ☺

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Serena S, Owner at Jackaroo Motel, responded to this review

The Jackaroo team are delighted to receive your review. We have great pleasure in assuring our guests are given a warm welcome and ensuring their stay is pleasant. Your comments are very much appreciated.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Jackaroo Motel

Address: 340 Byrnes St, Mareeba, Queensland 4880, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mareeba
Number of rooms: 25
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“Ask for quiet room as some are close to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles daveysonthego, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a room away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles G3611MDmichaelp, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room at the rear of the motel if possible. Near a main road and front rooms a little bit noisy with truck traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles 613antoinettes, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the southern end have access to outdoor garden facing patios”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaM537, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are of a high standard.”
 of 5 bubbles bjoh6124, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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