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4.3 out of 5

"Very friendly and helpful staff. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 30 Jun 2021

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Hotel Description

At City Star Lodge you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of St Vincent's Hospital Brisbane and Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

TVs with digital channels are featured in all 44 rooms, and you can enjoy coffee/tea makers, rice cookers, and free bottled water. Room service is available and kitchenettes come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, so in-room dining is easy. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and pillowtop beds to enhance your stay. Additionally, hair dryers, irons/ironing boards, and desks are available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 8:00 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 3.5-star Kangaroo Point motel include The Gabba and Lady Cilento Children's Hospital.

Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Star Lodge ratings based on 178 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for City Star Lodge

Everyone (97) Couples (42) Family (39)
5 out of 5
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Posted by on 30 Dec. 2021

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4 Jan. 2022 by Judi

Hi Debbie, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay.

5 out of 5
Very friendly and helpful staff.

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2021

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5 out of 5
The property was ideal for us. It was close to where we were going for a wedding. It was a lovely room and we would stay there again as it’s close to our daughters.

Posted by on 5 Jun. 2021

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8 Jun. 2021 by Judi

Thank you so much for your excellent review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found everything comfortable and convenient. Warm Regards

2 out of 5
Car park

Posted by on 30 May 2021

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5 Jun. 2021 by Judi

Thank you for taking the time to review us. If there is anything we can improve we'd love to hear your feedback.

5 out of 5
Fantastic place. Bit dated on the outside but great rooms.

Posted by on 30 May 2021

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30 May 2021 by Judi

Thanks for your review. It is always great to know our guests enjoyed their stay. Hope to see you again.

5 out of 5
Staff were excellent - organised taxi for us... room was clean and comfortable. Bed very comfortable! No negatives.. its an old building but well maintained.

Posted by on 16 May 2021

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18 May 2021 by Judi

Thank you for your excellent review

5 out of 5
Wonderful location and the managers / owners have worked so hard to update the property.

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2021

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26 Apr. 2021 by Judi

Thank you so much for your outstanding review. It's great to get some good feedback on what we have done with the rooms.

4 out of 5
Had a nice stay, comfortable spacious room, friendly staff. Not fancy but more than good enough for me!

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2021

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24 Apr. 2021 by Judi

Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Apr. 2021

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30 Apr. 2021 by Judi

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at CityStar Lodge

5 out of 5
Swimming pool was great 26deg.

Posted by on 28 Feb. 2021

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22 Mar. 2021 by Judi

Thank you for your excellent review

Property Features

As a guest of City Star Lodge, you'll find an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Event space at this motel measures 1485 square feet (138 square meters) and includes conference space. Public spaces have free WiFi. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Barbecue grills, a vending machine, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly City Star Lodge. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3.5-star Brisbane motel is smoke free.

  • 44 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 1485 sq ft of conference space
  • 138 sq m of conference space
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Train station: Exhibition Station (4.9 km / 3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

City Star Lodge offers 44 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Accommodations at this 3.5-star motel have kitchenettes with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Brisbane motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with digital channels. Additionally, rooms include rice cookers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Rice cooker
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 8:00 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 5:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). To arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 4:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The property’s parking lot is closed from 10 PM-6 AM.

City Star Lodge offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details. The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 4:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in information and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, and Carte Blanche. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received their complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Minimum age for proof of COVID-19 vaccination requirement: 12
  • COVID-19 vaccine must have been received a minimum number of days before check-in: 14
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 9 and AUD 25 for adults, AUD 9 and AUD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 25 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 10 (one-way), (from 1 to 13 years old)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 25 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant 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

  • Econo Lodge City Star Brisbane
  • Econo Lodge Star Motel
  • Econo Lodge City Star Brisbane Motel Kangaroo Point
  • Econo Lodge City Star Brisbane Motel
  • Econo Lodge City Star Brisbane Kangaroo Point
  • Econo City Star Brisbane
  • City Star Lodge Motel
  • City Star Lodge Kangaroo Point
  • Econo Lodge City Star Brisbane
  • City Star Lodge Motel Kangaroo Point

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't served at City Star Lodge.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.