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The Pearly Shell Motel

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Outdoor pool
Premium bedding, free WiFi
Premium bedding, free WiFi
Premium bedding, free WiFi

Overview of The Pearly Shell Motel

The Pearly Shell Motel

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMullers Lagoon Park2 min drive
  • Popular LocationBowen Water Park3 min drive
  • Popular LocationBowen Jetty3 min drive

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About this area

Bowen

The Pearly Shell Motel is located in Bowen. Bowen Water Park and Bowen Jetty are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Gloucester Island National Park and Mullers Lagoon Park.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Mullers Lagoon Park - 2 min drive
  • Bowen Water Park - 3 min drive
  • Bowen Jetty - 3 min drive
  • Bowen Skate Park - 3 min drive
  • Bowen Harbour - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Bowen Station - 4 min drive

Restaurants

  • Red Rooster - 3 min walk
  • Eagle Boys - 12 min walk
  • Hot Wok Chinese Takeaway - 17 min walk
  • Lip's Kitchen - 17 min walk
  • Bowen Hotel - 17 min walk

About this property

The Pearly Shell Motel

3-star motel in Bowen with free parking
This motel features an outdoor pool, laundry facilities and express check-out. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecues. All 12 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service, premium bedding and coffee makers.
The Pearly Shell Motel offers 12 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

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

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
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
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking (free) on site

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: AUD 10 per person
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: AUD 50
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8 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

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

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.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 50 (subject to availability)

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

Property is also known as

Pearly Shell Motel Bowen
Pearly Shell Motel
Pearly Shell Bowen
The Pearly Shell Motel Motel
The Pearly Shell Motel Bowen
The Pearly Shell Motel Motel Bowen

Frequently asked questions

4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 14 out of 47 reviews
5 - Excellent 30%
Rating 4 - Good. 23 out of 47 reviews
4 - Good 49%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 47 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 47 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 47 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

2.8/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property had the most unkept appearance inside and out. Stained filthy carpet and drapes. Nothing pleasant about it except walking distance to food outlets
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Clean tidy room and motel. Friendly helpful service. Undercover parking. Older style motel.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great tv reception which you need. The noisey air conditioner was annoying. Kept waking up through the night
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
The pool was tiny, old and the garden surrounds pourly maintained
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019