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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The motel was for my parents to stay in after they arrived home on a long flight late at night. Given the hour of arrival the management were very helpful and i was told the bed was comfortable and the breakfast simple but delicious.

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Redlands, California
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We stayed just one night in transition. Booked Shuttle company "Conxion" online for round trip from airport because it is door to door service and cheaper. The train station Boomben st. is very near but it seems to be not really frequent service. We stayed "Economy Room" that was little over $100, small but enough for just over night stay....

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Stopped overnight before travelling on next day. Arrived late but access had been taken care of when the manager kindly left keys in safe along with room details. The room was spacious enough for what was required although the bathroom was small and the shower cubicle narrow with very slippery tiled floors. The room was quiet with a quiet AC....

Thank mildew1949
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We arrived way too early after embarking a cruise, and were met by sympathetic Dave and Denise. We were given a cup of tea and a seat outside in the shade, while our room was made available! We were lucky to get the triple bedded room, but felt that perhaps two beds would have been more comfortable within the space....

Thank Judith N
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Really enjoyed our stay. The room was comfortable, and obviously recently remodeled. The staff was fantastic and went way above anything expected to help us at every turn. We would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for convenience, comfort and excellent service!

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Exactly what was required. Close to the airport and hire car companies. We were able to check in and drop off our luggage well before check in time. Clean, tidy and easy access. Id recommend this hotel for anyone.

Thank Rick B
Cape Charles, Virginia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This hotel is located in a great little neighborhood within walking distance of many good little restaurants. Also available are grocery store, pharmacy/drug store and other services. The breakfast was adequate. The grounds are well appointed and maintained. The host is an absolute hoot and was very fun to talk to. Perfect for a one night layover at the Brisbane...

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South Queensferry,Scotland
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for just 1 night after a 24 hour journey from Scotland, it is just 10 minutes from the airport by taxi and we were pleasantly surprised, the rooms are a good size and well appointed, we had a table & 2 chairs , large flat screen TV, microwave, tea and coffee making facilities and a fridge with...

Thank southqscot
Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed here prior to meeting family flying in from overseas. The location was perfect for this purpose and was extremely well fitted out for a short stay and the room was spotless & extremely comfortable. The location was quiet & peaceful despite being only 2 blocks from Nudgee Rd. Its location is within easy walking distance to both Eagle...

Thank roo751
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay here before flying off on holiday. Great location that is near the airport and also Portside restaurants, with friendly staff and clean comfy rooms, just what we needed. Will definitely stay here again.

Thank Jimmy M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only 10 minutes from Brisbane Airport, the Best Western Airport 85 Motel is a friendly, family-run 4 star motel conveniently located in the heart of Ascot. **Guests staying with us enjoy FREE continental breakfast, FREE Foxtel movies and sports channels, FREE Wi-Fi and FREE parking!** Situated in a quiet location within sub-tropical gardens, our 25 rooms offer clean, modern decor and super comfortable king beds - perfect for a restful stay. We are the only 4 star motel in Ascot and the closest 4 star motel to Doomben Racecourse (3 minute walk). The ever popular tree lined Racecourse Road precinct is just a 15 minute stroll where you will discover a wide variety of cafes, restaurants and boutiques. Gallopers Sports Club (just a 5 minute walk) offers a delicious dinner menu at affordable prices every evening until 8.30Pm. For guests preferring to dine in their own room anytime, we offer a range of delicious ready-made meals that may be microwaved at leisure. Beer, wine, spirits, soft drinks and bottled water are also available for purchase from reception. We extend a warm welcome to both business and leisure travellers offering a range of room types including family and interconnecting rooms for larger groups. Our guest rooms feature FREE Foxtel movies and sports, FREE Wi-Fi, LCD TV, tea/coffee making facilities, microwave, toaster, iron and ironing board, split system air-conditioning, in closet safe and hairdryer. Some rooms also feature a balcony. Our motel is ideally positioned within walking distance of Racecourse Road shopping and dining precinct, Eagle Farm Racecourse and markets and Doomben Racecourse. Also located close by is the Brisbane Cruise Terminal, Portside Wharf, Dendy Cinemas, Eat Street Markets, City Cat Ferry, Direct Factory Outlet (DFO). The Brisbane Entertainment Centre at Boondall, where major concerts and events are held is approximately 15 minutes by car. For our business travellers, we are conveniently close to Eagle Farm and Pinkenba commercial and industrial areas as well as the business areas of Hamilton, Hendra, Nundah and Toombul. Public transport is at our door offering easy access to Brisbane CBD and suburbs. The Gateway Arterial is a 5 minute drive away with links to the M1 Motorway and the beaches of the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast (1 hour by car). **We encourage guests to book early 7 - 14 days in advance as we are a very popular Motel due to our highly sought- after quiet location.** The friendly, helpful staff at Best Western Airport 85 Motel look forward to welcoming you soon to your home away from home! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Airport 85 Motel

Address: 40 Lamington Ave | Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: RM459 - RM671 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Airport 85 Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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#9 Spa Hotel in Brisbane
#60 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
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“We had a downstairs room on the parking lot and never heard anyone else.”
 of 5 bubbles Silverstreak46, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stairs and no lift for upstairs rooms. Plenty of parking and ground floor rooms available.”
 of 5 bubbles 431judithn, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear have ready access to the garden area”
 of 5 bubbles roo751, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are upstairs and ground level rooms”
 of 5 bubbles martyaqua, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on a ground room floor and it was nice & quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles soniad946, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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