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The African Reef

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Balcony
Terrace/patio
Mini refrigerator
Flat-screen TV

Overview of The African Reef

The African Reef

3 out of 5

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
5 Broadhead Ave, Tarcoola Beach, WA, 6530

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationQueens Park Theatre3 min drive
  • Popular LocationCathedral of St Francis Xavier Church3 min drive
  • Popular LocationGeraldton Visitor Centre4 min drive
  • AirportGeraldton, WA (GET)13 min drive

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About this area

Geraldton

Located in Geraldton, The African Reef is on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Abrolhos Marine Park and Abrolhos Special Purpose Zone, while Queens Park Theatre and Lattitude Gallery are cultural highlights. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as scuba diving.

What's nearby

  • Queens Park Theatre - 3 min drive
  • Cathedral of St Francis Xavier Church - 3 min drive
  • Geraldton Visitor Centre - 4 min drive
  • HMAS Sydney II Memorial - 5 min drive
  • Lattitude Gallery - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Walkaway Station - 21 min drive
  • Geraldton, WA (GET) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pastacup - 4 min drive
  • Noodler's - 4 min drive
  • The Provincial - 4 min drive
  • Bite'Z - 4 min drive
  • Origin India - 4 min drive

About this property

The African Reef

Waterfront motel with an outdoor pool
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free motel has an outdoor pool and a business centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance. All 26 rooms have 2 bedrooms and feature free WiFi. Kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves are standard, and guests will also find premium bedding and flat-screen TVs.
The African Reef offers 26 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 3-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 5.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • 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.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Iron/ironing board

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: key lock box
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 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox, private entrance

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 5.00 per person (approximately)

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 Visa and Mastercard

Property is also known as

African Reef Motel Tarcoola Beach
African Reef Motel
African Reef Tarcoola Beach
The African Reef Motel
The African Reef Tarcoola Beach
The African Reef Motel Tarcoola Beach

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.6

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 18 out of 108 reviews
5 - Excellent 17%
Rating 4 - Good. 48 out of 108 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 27 out of 108 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 108 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 108 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Ideal location. Nice stay in Kalbarri.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very good
Good unit on the beach side, good view, quiet, clean and tidy rooms, good for family stays
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean modern bright units, and 24 hour laundry access which was much appreciated! Manager very kind and helpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I just enjoyed my stay staff very friendly felt welcomed
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
A few years ago I was taken to the Restaurant for a meal which was great in every way so was disappointed when we found that it was not operating when we stayed recently, on our anniversary.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019