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4.3 out of 5

"Staff were friendly and helpful. The room was basic and fairly worn but was clean. Cost was quite high relative to the quality of the room. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 10 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At Shady Rest Motel you'll be within a 20-minute walk of St. Patrick's Church and 3.7 km (2.3 mi) from Woodworks Museum. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool and in-room free WiFi.

You can enjoy TVs with satellite channels, and all 18 rooms feature coffee/tea makers, ceiling fans and hairdryers. Fridges, irons/ironing boards and free toiletries are also available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecues and luggage storage. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 8 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 3-star Gympie motel include Gympie Gold Mining and Historical Museum and Shiann Alpacas.

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Twin Share)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$126* Per night/room 15 Dec. - 16 Dec.

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Jetted Tub (Spa Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, Non Smoking (4 Bed Family Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Wheelchair Friendly Unit)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, Non Smoking (3 Bed Family Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Queen Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Shady Rest Motel ratings based on 145 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 Shady Rest Motel

Everyone (78) Couples (30) Business (1) Family (34)
4 out of 5
Nice place. Staff we lovely but very expensive for what it is.

Posted by on 20 Nov. 2019

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20 Nov. 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We appreciate your feedback. Let us know next time for a Repeat Guest Discount Regards

5 out of 5
The Location of the Motel. The Friendliness of the Manageress. I'll be booking there Again - Guaranteed.

Posted by on 9 Sep. 2019

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4 out of 5
Room was good and staff were friendly. Room was a bit noisey from other people arriving late slamming car doors and Room doors. Was a good stay, would stay again for our next Comp in Gympie

Posted by on 28 Aug. 2019

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28 Aug. 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back to Shady Rest Motel next time. Regards

4 out of 5
Easy to find. The room was tidy and had everything we needed. Would stay again if needed im gympie

Posted by on 27 May 2019

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29 May 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Shady Rest Motel next time Regards Barbara

4 out of 5
I had a very quite spa room. Good motel but a bit expensive and not close to restaurants

Posted by on 28 Apr. 2019

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29 Apr. 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We value your feed back and we hope to welcome you back to Shady Rest Motel at some time in the future. Regards

4 out of 5
Motel was situated just off the highway and there was some traffic noise overnight. The staff were very welcoming and pleasant and gave us some good advice on the local area.

Posted by on 21 Apr. 2019

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22 Apr. 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. The further from your check in date, the more likely you are to receive one of the back rooms far from the road. We look forward to welcoming you back to Shady Rest Motel next time Regards

4 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Apr. 2019

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23 Apr. 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We appreciate your comments and look forward to welcoming you back to Shady Rest Motel next time

5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Dec. 2018

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1 Jan. 2019 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We look forward to your next visit to Shady Rest Motel

5 out of 5
Very clean, conveniently located and friendly staff

Posted by on 13 Dec. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Dec. 2018 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We look forward to your next stay @ Shady Rest Motel

4 out of 5
close to town,some traffic noise from highway, obliging staff

Posted by , from Brisbane on 25 Oct. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Oct. 2018 by Barbara

Thank you for your Review. We look forward to welcoming you back at Shady Rest Motel

Property Features

As a guest of Shady Rest Motel, you'll find an outdoor pool and a BBQ. WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. This 3-star Gympie motel is smoke free.

  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Brisbane, QLD (BNE) (167.8 km / 104.3 mi)
  • Train station: Gympie Station (2.7 km / 1.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Shady Rest Motel offers 18 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Satellite televisions are provided. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries.

  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 8 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 8:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:30 PM.
Guests arriving after 8:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting 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.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed

Hotel Names

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National Rating

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

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