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4.3 out of 5

"We were upgraded upon arrival. Staff were fantastic and friendly. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 13 Jun 2020

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Hotel Description

At Blue Shades Motel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Brennan And Geraghtys Store Museum and Station Square Shopping Centre. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

You can enjoy TVs with cable channels, and all 18 rooms feature free WiFi, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards. Refrigerators, microwaves, and room service make in-room dining convenient.

The restaurant, Green Room Restaurant, is open for dinner. Business travelers can take advantage of conference space and a meeting room. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. On weekday mornings continental breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free RV/bus/truck parking.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Maryborough motel include Baddow Island Conservation Park and Queens Park.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Business Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, Multiple Beds, Pool Access, Pool View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Blue Shades Motel ratings based on 148 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 Blue Shades Motel

Everyone (96) Couples (25) Family (27)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Aug. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Aug. 2020 by Manager

Thank you for your excellent rating! See you next time you visit Maryborough : )

5 out of 5
We were upgraded upon arrival. Staff were fantastic and friendly.

Posted by on 13 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

16 Jun. 2020 by Manager

Thank you for your excellent review. We appreciate especially at this tough time.

5 out of 5
Very friendly hosts! Definitely recommend stopping there!

Posted by on 2 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Nice motel in good location easy to access where we we’re going

Posted by on 21 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Nov. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your excellent rating and review. We really appreciate it!

5 out of 5
Very nice renovated room.pool in complex. Restaurant was closed but showed places for dinner. Offered brekky

Posted by on 8 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Nov. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your excellent rating and feedback on our property, we appreciate it.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Nov. 2019

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8 Nov. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your excellent rating. We appreciate it.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Oct. 2019

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7 Nov. 2019 by Manager

Thank you we appreciate you staying with us, and your positive rating.

5 out of 5
Clean and tidy. Close to everthing with lovely staff and managers.

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Sep. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your excellent review, we appreciate it.

5 out of 5
There was a lovely pool , good laundry and close to everything in Maryborough. A very nice lady checked us in and explained what they had to offer. We enjoyed our stay.

Posted by on 22 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Sep. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for detailed review, we appreciate the positive feedback very much.

4 out of 5
It was good to have the upstairs sleeping area in the family room.

Posted by on 17 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Sep. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your feedback. We agree they are great spaces for families.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the business-friendly Blue Shades Motel. Self parking is free. This 4-star Maryborough motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • 117 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Hervey Bay, QLD (HVB) (39.2 km / 24.3 mi)
  • Train station: Maryborough Station (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Blue Shades Motel offers 18 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Maryborough motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Premium cable television is provided. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in November 2017.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Green Room Restaurant - This restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 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 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 9:00 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 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 19.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 16.0 per day.

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. For guests' safety, the property includes 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 and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • 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
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

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 18.50 and AUD 18.50 for adults, AUD 18.50 and AUD 18.50 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 16.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 19.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

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  • Maryborough Comfort Inn
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You should know

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