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3.5 out of 5

"Clean rooms but twin room needs new mattresses as they seemed rather worn out " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 14 Sep 2018

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Hotel Description

At Miners Rest Motel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Blackwater Japanese Gardens and Blackwater International Coal Centre. Highlights at this motel include free in-room WiFi.

You can enjoy 2 bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, and DVD players, featured in all 80 rooms. Nice touches to enhance your stay include rainfall showerheads and free toiletries. Stovetops and desks are also available. Limited housekeeping is available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a library, and a terrace. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a garden, and barbecue grills. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this Blackwater motel include Blackwater Country Club and Blackwater Conservation Park.

Double Motel Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$100* Per night/room 9 May - 10 May

Exclusive Apartment

Bed Count 3 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

Basic Single Room, 1 Bedroom, Terrace, Garden View

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Business Twin Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Twin Room, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count room.options.bedSize. Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Deluxe Cabin, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Miners Rest Motel ratings based on 6 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Miners Rest Motel

Everyone (6)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Oct. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Oct. 2018 by Deanne

Thank You for your Feedback

3 out of 5
Clean rooms but twin room needs new mattresses as they seemed rather worn out

Posted by on 14 Sep. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 Sep. 2018 by Deanne

Appreciate your feedback its a surprising one as the mattresses in the twin rooms are brand new. I sincerely apologise that your stay was not as comfortable as you may of expected.

4 out of 5

Nice quiet motel.

Stayed here for a week, was close to everything, really quiet and comfortable rooms/cabins. Lady who manages it was so friendly and commited to making your stay as comfortable as possible. Will be my first choice if I’m ever travelling out that way again!

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Jun. 2018 by Deanne

Thank you for your feedback. Please do stay with us again when next in Blackwater.

4 out of 5
The motel is in a quiet location. The lady in charge wasvery helpful and considerate.

Posted by on 23 May 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 May 2018 by Deanne

Thank you for your feedback.

5 out of 5

Week Stay

Excellent service and exceptional value.. huge tv and undercover parking... recommended.

Posted by , from QLD on 12 Dec. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 Dec. 2017 by Deanne

Thank You for your recommendation.

1 out of 5

Locked out of room!

In fine print reception closes at 5pm. On arrival manager on duty would not answer phone so i was forced to go to another motel. I spent considerable time yesterday chasing wotif to arrange refund but at this stage no refund has been made to my credit card

Posted by on 11 Jul. 2017

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Property Features

As a guest of Miners Rest Motel, you'll find a library, a terrace, and barbecue grills. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Miners Rest Motel also features a vending machine, a garden, and a picnic area. Free self parking is available. This Blackwater motel is smoke free.

  • 80 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Emerald, QLD (EMD) (78 km / 48.5 mi)
  • Train station: Blackwater Station (0.4 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Miners Rest Motel offers 80 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and complimentary toiletries. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • 2 bathrooms
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Stove
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 5 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 5 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 5 PM.
Guests arriving after 5 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 10.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 10.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Miners Rest Motel Blackwater
  • Miners Rest Blackwater
  • Miners Rest Motel Motel
  • Miners Rest Motel Blackwater
  • Miners Rest Motel Motel Blackwater
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