4.3 out of 5

"Awsome overnight stay. Michael looked after us like old mates. Great ace to stay. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 25 Aug 2018

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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, hairdryers and irons/ironing boards. Fridges, microwaves and room service make in-room dining convenient.

The restaurant, Green Room Restaurant, is open for breakfast and dinner. Business amenities include conference space and a meeting room. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free RV/bus/truck parking.

In proximity to this 4-star Maryborough motel you'll find Lake McKenzie.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$115 per night

Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Family Room, Multiple Beds, Pool Access, Pool View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Business Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Blue Shades Motel ratings based on 135 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 (89) Couples (23) Family (23)
4 out of 5
Clean and pleasing room, plenty of space and quiet. Only stayed overnight so little else to report.

Posted by on 10 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 27 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

2 Jul. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your review, we appreciate it!

5 out of 5
The staff were super friendly and accommodating. Room was spacious for a family of 4+.

Posted by on 21 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Jun. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your great review, we appreciate it, and enjoy hearing how friendly our staff are.

5 out of 5
Love that there was a light blanket and top sheets not just a big hot doona. Lovely fit out, plenty of room to make tea and coffee, loved having a microwave and plates and cutlery. Even had a large enough desk area to get work done

Posted by on 15 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Jun. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your lovely review, we really appreciate your positive and informative feedback both for ourselves and for other guests.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 27 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 Jun. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your review, we appreciate it and are glad you enjoyed your stay!

5 out of 5
Blue Shades is very clean tidy and quiet, It rained heavily at night did not hear a thing . Photos are the same as room , The staff so friendly gave us extra coffee we wanted so close to 24hr food ,Aldi, fuel on a main road easy to find and side entrance too wonderful place .

Posted by , from bundy on 26 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 Jun. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for taking the time to review the motel. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay especially our rooms, friendly staff and handy location.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Apr. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your 5 out of 5 review! We appreciate it.

5 out of 5
Very nice rooms and welcoming helpful staff, would stay here again no worries

Posted by on 4 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

8 Apr. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your feedback and recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Apr. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for taking the time to provide this excellent rating. We value your feedback.

4 out of 5
Staff were lovely and friendly and the room was spotless.

Posted by on 6 Mar. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Mar. 2019 by Kelli

Thank you for staying with us. We value your feedback.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. An outdoor pool, tour or ticket assistance, and a BBQ are also featured at the business-friendly Blue Shades Motel. Free self parking is available. 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)
  • 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 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. This Maryborough motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in November 2017.

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

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Green Room Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. 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 ends at 9:00 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 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.

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.

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.

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No lifts
  • Pets allowed (no fees)

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 3.50 and AUD 24.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet deposit: AUD 150 per stay
  • 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

  • Blue Shades Motel Maryborough
  • Blue Shades Motel
  • Blue Shades Maryborough
  • Blue Shades
  • Maryborough Comfort Inn
  • Comfort Inn Maryborough

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply. To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.
*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.