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3.9 out of 5

"The staff are wonderful. Very friendly and with good tips for things to do in Townsville. The cafe downstairs is a great bonus; the food was delicious ... " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 13 Jul 2018

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Hotel Description

Strand Motel places you steps from The Strand Beach and within a short 5-minute stroll of Strand Waterpark. Highlights at this beach motel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and all 17 rooms feature coffee/tea makers, hairdryers and desks. Kitchenettes come with fridges and microwaves, making in-room dining convenient.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecues and express check-out. Added amenities include laundry facilities and luggage storage. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 3-star North Ward motel, you'll be 1.2 km (0.8 mi) from Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$95* Per night/room 17 Dec. - 18 Dec.

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Budget Seaside Apartment

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Strand Motel ratings based on 120 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 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 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Strand Motel

Everyone (68) Couples (36) Family (15)
4 out of 5
The swimming pool has a few broken tiles, but it’s still a great temperature and inviting. Room and bathroom were very clean.

Posted by on 29 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
What a sweet little motel. Right on the esplanade that runs along Townsville's strand, this little gem is a budget-priced facility with a big heart and heaps of character. It's no-frills, but each room is well thought-out. There's a microwave, crockery and cutlery, fan as well as air conditioning (and functioning windows so you can catch the sea breeze). It's quiet, it has its own cafe open for breakfast, and a tonne of parking. There's even a pool. It's nowhere near as fancy as other places, but it's also nowhere near the price. Will definitely stay again. Perfect location, surrounding by cafes and the pub, a Coles, bottle shop and everything else you'd need for a comfortable stay.

Posted by on 27 Nov. 2019

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3 out of 5
Property was older than I expected and had an 'old' and 'stuffy' smell. Price charged was too high for age of property.

Posted by on 15 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5
It was clean n tidy and did the job. Was in good location right on The Strand

Posted by on 21 Aug. 2019

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5 out of 5
Good positoin on The Strand and had a great breakfast menu.

Posted by on 1 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 May 2019

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3 out of 5
Property is old, and light from the hallway shines in around all 4 sides of the door. Squeaky fan means that essential breeze is reduced to reliance on ac.

Posted by on 27 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5
Good price and view and would stay there again. Would recommend it

Posted by on 31 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5
Location was perfect. The excellent Seaview hotel was next door and there were many restaurants and cafes within easy walking distance.

Posted by , from Brisbane on 26 Sep. 2018

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5 out of 5
The staff are wonderful. Very friendly and with good tips for things to do in Townsville. The cafe downstairs is a great bonus; the food was delicious!

Posted by , from Melbourne on 13 Jul. 2018

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Property Features

Strand Motel offers its guests an outdoor pool, a BBQ, and laundry facilities. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Strand Motel also features express check-out and camper van/bus/lorry parking. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star North Ward motel.

  • 17 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Townsville, QLD (TSV) (5.9 km / 3.7 mi)
  • Train station: Townsville Station (3 km / 1.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Strand Motel offers 17 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Accommodation at this 3-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. This North Ward motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 50-cm Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 7 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

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

Hotel Names

  • Strand Motel
  • Strand Motel North Ward
  • Strand North Ward
  • Strand Motel Motel
  • Strand Motel North Ward
  • Strand Motel Motel North Ward
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*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.