Overview of Runaway Bay Motor Inn

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4.3 / 5Excellent
268 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.


  • Pool
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen


Explore the area

Popular LocationHarbour Town3 min drive
Popular LocationBroadwater Parklands15 min drive
Popular LocationSea World23 min drive
AirportGold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta)41 min drive

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  • Standard Room, Kitchenette (Std Courtyard Outdoor Spa)

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Family Room, Kitchenette (STD Twin / Family)

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    • Sleeps 5
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  • Standard Room, Kitchenette (Standard Double Room)

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive Room, Kitchenette (Executive Suite)

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  • Family Room, Kitchenette (Family Courtyard Outdoor Spa)

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About this area

Runaway Bay

Runaway Bay Motor Inn is located in Runaway Bay. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Broadwater Parklands and Surfers Paradise Beach, while Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast and Warner Bros. Movie World are popular area attractions. Check out an event or a game at Metricon Stadium, and consider making time for Sea World, a top attraction not to be missed.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Harbour Town - 3 min drive
  • Broadwater Parklands - 15 min drive
  • Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast - 15 min drive
  • Warner Bros. Movie World - 16 min drive
  • Sea World - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Helensvale Station - 12 min drive
  • Nerang Train Station - 20 min drive
  • Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) - 41 min drive

About this property

Runaway Bay Motor Inn

4-star motel near Harbour Town
An outdoor pool, WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities are available at this motel. Self parking is free. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance and a front desk safe. All 38 rooms feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus wireless Internet access (surcharge) and separate dining areas. LCD TVs, coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans are among the other amenities available to guests.
Runaway Bay Motor Inn offers 38 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Accommodation at this 4-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and hairdryers.
This Runaway Bay motel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: WiFi (AUD 10 per day)
Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily

Things to do

Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Separate dining area


Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken



If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan
Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


Shower/bathtub combination


32-inch LCD TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Dining room
Electric kettle


Connecting rooms available
Iron/ironing board
Window screens



Check-in between 2 PM and 6 PM


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 6 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.00 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 30.00 per night

Payment types


Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 200.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 10 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 30.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.00 per night

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.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Runaway Bay Motor Inn
Runaway Bay Motor

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities

Large room with the basics, clean and tidy. Good as a pit stop location when going out and doing stuff around the Gold Coast and super close to harbour town for shopping.

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Suited my purpose for an overnight stay...............................................................

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Thay called me to make sure of my arrival time. They left my place open and were very nice to deal with.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

It was a comfortable stay, though we were put in family unit and only had a fan,airconditioner in other room but that only had single beds

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020