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Overview of Colonial Palms Motor Inn

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2 outdoor pools, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, pool loungers
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Colonial Palms Motor Inn

3.5 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPort of Airlie4 min walk
    Popular LocationBoathaven Beach14 min walk
    Popular LocationAirlie Beach Market15 min walk
    AirportProserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast)35 min drive

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Standard Room

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 26 sq m
  • Partial sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Poolside King Room

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • 31 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Queen and Single

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 31 sq m
  • Partial sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

One Bedroom Apartment

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 38 sq m
  • Partial sea view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

About this area

Airlie Beach

Located in Airlie Beach, Colonial Palms Motor Inn is in the city centre and near the beach. Port of Airlie and Turtle Boardwalk are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Airlie Beach Market and Whitsunday Shopping Centre. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Port of Airlie - 4 min walk
  • Boathaven Beach - 14 min walk
  • Airlie Beach Market - 15 min walk
  • Airlie Beach Lagoon - 18 min walk
  • Shingley Beach - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Proserpine Station - 24 min drive
  • Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast) - 35 min drive

Restaurants

  • Domino's Pizza - 9 min walk
  • Mangrove Jacks - 9 min walk
  • Fish D'vine & The Rum Bar - 9 min walk
  • La Tabella - 12 min walk
  • Whitsunday Seafood Bar - 12 min walk

About this property

Colonial Palms Motor Inn

3.5-star motel near Airlie Beach Lagoon
This smoke-free motel features 2 outdoor pools, a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a spa tub, spa services and laundry facilities. All 30 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and balconies. Guests will also find TVs, ceiling fans and hairdryers.
Colonial Palms Motor Inn offers 30 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub.
Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7 AM–9 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Spa services
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV/satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 9 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.50 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Reservations are required for spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Colonial Palms
Colonial Palms Motor
Colonial Palms Motor Airlie Beach
Colonial Palms Motor Inn
Colonial Palms Motor Inn Airlie Beach
Colonial Palms Motor Inn Airlie Beach/Whitsunday Islands
Colonial Palms Motor Inn Motel
Colonial Palms Motor Inn Airlie Beach
Colonial Palms Motor Inn Motel Airlie Beach

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Colonial Palms Motor Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, Colonial Palms Motor Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Colonial Palms Motor Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Colonial Palms Motor Inn?
As of 15 Apr. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Colonial Palms Motor Inn on 9 May 2021 start from AU$141, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Colonial Palms Motor Inn have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools.
Is Colonial Palms Motor Inn pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Colonial Palms Motor Inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Colonial Palms Motor Inn?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 9 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Colonial Palms Motor Inn?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Colonial Palms Motor Inn provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Colonial Palms Motor Inn located?
Located in the heart of Airlie Beach, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Port of Airlie and Airlie Beach Lagoon. Boathaven Beach and Airlie Beach Market are also within 15 minutes.

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 394 out of 780 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 298 out of 780 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 64 out of 780 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 17 out of 780 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 780 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great pools. Fantastic basic accommodation in a great location
Stayed 6 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Thoughtful recent refurbishment has breathed new life into this older property. Excellent beds and pillows allow for a great sleep. Great shower. Gorgeous Rockpool for a quick dip and lovely well kept gardens. Private outside seating, great views of the marina, tasty we’ll present evening meal in restaurant. No complaints at all. A very pleasant stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This place was clean the staff were friendly quiet at night , safe . Close easy walk into Airlie. So good we booked to go again later in the week 😊👌
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

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