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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was an amazing stay! Room was lovely and the owner was even lovelier! The pool was very nice and we Felt really welcome, it was so close to the beach and shops! Would defiantly stay again, for another occasion or even just for a little holiday.

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

A clean tidy place, with friendly owners that will do anything for you! Tucked back in, it was relatively quiet and about 2 blocks from the beach. We rented bikes to get around to see the beaches. Excellent way to see the gold coast!

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My partner and I stayed at Horizons for one night after booking through their website (which was cheaper than any other offers online). The receptionist was incredibly friendly; the room was much, much larger than we expected. Recently renovated, modern and clean. It's a short walk to the beach and cafes, a 20 minute bus ride to Surfers Paradise. We...

1Thank Eden V
Eudlo, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2016

How we made our reservation: We made our booking through the Wotif website. On arrival at the motel reception: When we arrived this motel in the mid afternoon we had trouble raising any reception staff to check us in. After some time we were met by the owners son who had no idea at all as to where our booking...

1Thank hinterlandboyz2
Fremantle, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The room is very basic but it not a problem if you only need a bed. The important factors are that the rooms are clean, comfortable bed, quiet and a good location. Within two blocks there are a number of restaurants, bars and a convenient store.

Thank Graeme T
Coolum Beach, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Accommodation was basic but clean. Excellent value for the price. Service very friendly! Not a room you'd spend a lot of time in but would recommend as a base to explore the Gold Coast from. Easy to get around but away from the craziness of surfers.

1Thank QFam
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Last minute booking, approx $160 for one night when most were booked out. Was pleasantly surprised with lowered expectations. It was clean and had everything we needed, which was mainly just a bed. But had tea and coffee and even a couple of chocolates. Didn't try the pool, but beach was a short walk away. Some restaurants/cafes in walking distance....

2Thank Stupendous82
Macleay Island, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is an older motel well located in Mermaid beach. Only 2 blocks back from the water and with plenty of shops, resturants and bars close by, this place ticked boxs for me. The property has everything we needed for a comfy stay of 3 nights and Benjimin was a perfect host. I would gladly stay here again as it...

Thank bergerski
Chinchilla, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I had to stay close to Burleigh Heads for a business overnighter. This place was small, but clean and priced very well for somebody just looking for a clean bed to rest their head on. Would stay again when travelling for work.

Thank JRC073
Tagbilaran City, Philippines
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Its location is close to everything and easy to navigate around. Staff is indeed a difference, with their friendly accommodation and stunning beautiful faces. Rooms were clean, not tacky at very affordable price. Would like to stay here again.

Thank Marilou A

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Additional Information about Horizons Motel

Address: 2267 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Mermaid Beach
Price Range: $108 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Horizons Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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