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4.1 out of 5

"All good. Nice staff clean rooms. It is what you would expect from budget accommodation. Close to many facilities " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 27 Apr 2019

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Hotel Description

Econo Lodge Rusty's puts you in the heart of Gladstone, connected to a shopping center and within just a 10-minute stroll of Gladstone Art Gallery and Museum and Gladstone Entertainment and Convention Centre. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

TVs with digital channels are featured in all 22 soundproofed rooms, and you can enjoy WiFi, irons/ironing boards, and desks. Refrigerators and microwaves make in-room dining convenient.

For a drink, you can stop by the motel's own lounge bar. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities.

Places within a 15-minute walk of this 3-star Gladstone motel include Gladstone Yacht Club and Gladstone Hospital.

Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Ground Floor

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Econo Lodge Rusty's ratings based on 30 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Econo Lodge Rusty's

Everyone (17) Couples (5) Family (7)
4 out of 5
All good. Nice staff clean rooms. It is what you would expect from budget accommodation. Close to many facilities

Posted by on 27 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Pros: central location
met expectations, price was good for what was offered

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 May 2018 by Cazz

Thanks for your review.

4 out of 5

Nice hotel close to aquatic centre.

Pros: Close to Aquatic Centre, all basic needs met.
Cons: Nil complaints.
Location: Location was perfect for purpose of attending swim meet and local shops to purchase necessities.
Pleasant overnight stay, clean and tidy unit with friendly helpful staff. Close to Aquatic Centre and shops.

Posted by , from Bundaberg on 22 Jan. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Jan. 2017 by Cazz

Thanks for your review it was great meeting you all that weekend. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you for the next swimming meet in Gladstone.

5 out of 5
Pros: Location
Cons: Noisy Old Style Air Conditioner
Location: Tranquil
Facilities: Nice ; Value: Economical; Service: Professional; Cleanliness: Immaculate;

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 2 Jan. 2015

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Comment from Hotel Management

2 Jan. 2015 by

We appreciate your feedback regarding your recent stay with us and notice that your overall your stay was enjoyable, we hope to see you again soon.

4 out of 5
Pros: Location
Location: Close to everything
Facilities: Nice ; Value: Affordable; Service: Professional; Cleanliness: Pleasant;

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 21 Oct. 2014

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4 out of 5
Pros: Manager was flexible with change of date
Cons: Room had unpleasant smell

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Gold Coast on 10 Sep. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: Hot steamy full pressures shower
Cons: Nil
Comfy firm beds, lovely bedding and linens

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Regional QLD on 7 Jul. 2014

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Comment from Hotel Management

7 Jul. 2014 by

We are pleased you enjoyed staying with us, I am thrilled that you had a great sleep on our comfy bed, and a revitalising morning shower is always a great start to the day. Thank you so much Kathleen for taking the time to review our Motel, it is a great feeling knowing we are looking after our guests, rest and relaxation.

4 out of 5
Pros: Close to everything
Cons: Looking old
Location: Close to everything
Facilities: Basic; Value: Fair price; Service: Sufficient; Cleanliness: Clean;

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 22 Jun. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: Nice and clean
Location: Close to everything, Just right, Australia
Facilities: Top of the line; Value: Great deal, Fantastic; Service: Outstanding; Cleanliness: Spotless, Immaculate; Hogs breath and small shopping centre across the road

Posted by , from Australia - NSW - Hunter Valley on 1 Jun. 2014

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 Jun. 2014 by

We would like to Thank you for your appreciation of our Motel and service, it feels so good knowing that we are giving our guests a memorable experience.

4 out of 5
Pros: Staff
Cons: Nothing
Location: Perfect
Facilities: Home away from home; Service: Great service ; Cleanliness: Delightful;

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 2 May 2014

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Comment from Hotel Management

2 May 2014 by

Thank you for your thoughtful review. It is always good to know our guest thoughts while staying with us. This important feedback gives us the right information to maintain our strengths and consistency so we continue offering the best overall guest experience. We look forward to welcoming you again at Rusty's Motel Gladstone

Renovations + Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. An outdoor pool, barbecue grills, and a picnic area are also featured at the business-friendly Econo Lodge Rusty's. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Gladstone motel.

  • 1 floor
  • 22 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Gladstone, QLD (GLT) (5.8 km / 3.6 mi)
  • Train station: Gladstone Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Econo Lodge Rusty's offers 22 air-conditioned accommodations with irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers. This Gladstone motel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Televisions come with digital channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Econo Lodge Rusty's has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM.
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! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 5.0 per stay.

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 credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Masks are required in public areas. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice).

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Masks are compulsory at the property

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 5.0 per stay

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

Hotel Names

  • Econo Lodge Rustys
  • Econo Rustys
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's Motel Gladstone
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's Motel
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's Gladstone
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's Motel
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's Gladstone
  • Econo Lodge Rusty's Motel Gladstone

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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