Shady Rest Motel

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Outdoor pool
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Shady Rest Motel

Shady Rest Motel

3.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
Map
17 Violet Street, Gympie, QLD, 4570

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt. Patrick's Church19 min walk
  • Popular LocationWoodworks Museum4 min drive
  • Popular LocationGympie Gold Mining and Historical Museum5 min drive
  • AirportNoosa, QLD (NSA)59 min drive

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About this area

Gympie

Located in Gympie, Shady Rest Motel is in an area with good shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Gympie National Park and King Conservation Park, while Woodworks Museum and Gympie Gold Mining and Historical Museum are cultural highlights.

What's nearby

  • St. Patrick's Church - 19 min walk
  • Woodworks Museum - 4 min drive
  • Gympie Gold Mining and Historical Museum - 5 min drive
  • Shiann Alpacas - 7 min drive
  • King Conservation Park - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Gympie Station - 6 min drive
  • Brisbane Airport (BNE) - 109 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kingston House Impressions - 7 min walk
  • Dragon Garden Family Restaurant - 9 min walk
  • Red Rooster - 10 min walk
  • Mama & Papa's Pizzeria Gympie - 11 min walk
  • Toucan Coffee - 11 min walk

About this property

Shady Rest Motel

3-star motel in Gympie with free parking
An outdoor pool, a garden and barbecues are available at this smoke-free motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided.
Shady Rest Motel offers 18 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Televisions come with satellite channels.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Languages spoken

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
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

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • 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.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Iron/ironing board

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Late check-in fee: AUD 20 for check-in between 10:00 AM and noon
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
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 8:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

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.

  • Late check-in fee: AUD 20 for check-in between 10:00 AM and noon

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; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 78 out of 211 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 99 out of 211 reviews
4 - Good 47%
Rating 3 - Okay. 25 out of 211 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 211 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 211 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.4/5

Eco-friendliness

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Uncomfortable bed, the stench of sewerage waste filled the room constantly.
Stayed 5 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and quiet and very good friendly staff
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Took 5 grandkids for a 3 day trip. 2 rooms. Kids loved the pool. Lovely service. Very rainy weather but we had fun. Great breakfasts. Love the 11am checkin. Wish others would follow suit!
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
It has a large family room, just what we needed for one night.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Will definitely be back!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great little place tucked away - No highway noise whatsoever. Comfy bed, great pillows. Would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Convenient Position
Check in was smooth. Room was basic but all we needed for a one night stay. Under cover car parking. Breakfast available for extra but reasonable price.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Friendly staff, central to shops etc.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021