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Port Augusta, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Here for 2 nights, 1 at the beginning of the week, then another towards the end as in the area for work. Problem started from the beginning, made accommodation bookings weeks ago, went to check in & nothing was on the system. After calling a manager in & 15 minutes later we had FINALLY been given rooms. On our second...

Thank Chlossy
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we have no choice but to stop at places like this on the Stuart Highway! There toilets are filthy and a health hazard each time we stop, not just a one off! Coffee disgusting! Picnic tables on the grass broken and lacking seats. Shame, they have enough business so no excuse!

Thank Shootingstars R
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my second (and third) stay here - once for one night and again the next week for two nights. Still very average - if I could stay somewhere else I would, though it's the only option (I was working in the area). Some of the rooms have been done up a bit and those are ok, but often...

Thank everyday-onwards
Alice Springs, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are large but when we went in the floor was covered in bugs, otherwise the bathroom was clean, the room big enough for 3 adults. Comfortable enough for an overnight stop. It has been awhile since I stayed there and not much has changed.

Thank barty64
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing spot. We loved it. Very peaceful. Dog friendly. Was amazing to just sit back and relax. Good shop large with variety. There is a bar but we didnt go in. Looks nice though. Awesome spot in the middle of nowhere. Would stop there again.

Thank 1992danya
Suva, Fiji
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Roadhouse romantic for $180. Backrooms next to the toilet block where impacted by the odour, so we asked for a front room. Renovated. Roomy. Recommended. Return visit? Most likely if the opportunity arises.

Thank BoneandBtwo
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The room for $180 was unexpectedly roomy and recently renovated. Huge flat screen TV, separate toilet and bathroom made for a pleasant stay. Ill stay there again if the opportunity arises. Rooms come in varpus sizes and prices. The front rooms all appear to be recently renovated.

Thank Ralf Z
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here overnight on our way to Alice, cheap clean accommodation. Had meals that were reasonable (the outback grill should state what is in it) Games room to keep the kids entertained while you enjoy a cold beer in the bar during happy hour :)

Thank melissaandjason
Green Point, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a welcome overnight stay on the way to Uluru. The room was comfortable and the shower was great. You need to drink bottled water here, they supplied us with a large bottle. We had takeaway hamburgers which were great. Overall this is a good stopover in a remote location, I would stay here again.

Thank cindb73
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We've stayed here twice now, once in the rooms and once in the unpowered campground. The campground gets very busy so try to arrive early. No set spots in the unpowered area, so people just make their own spots so gets hard to try and fit yourself in between people (especially with a camper trailer!). In saying that, it's only...

Thank GeorgeandShelly

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Additional Information about Travellers Rest, Marla

Address: Stuart Hwy, Marla, South Australia 5724, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Marla
Hotel Class:2 star — Travellers Rest, Marla 2*
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“Front rooms seem to be done up, though more noisy as closer to road.”
 of 5 bubbles everyday-onwards, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“front rooms”
 of 5 bubbles BoneandBtwo, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Guess we were pretty much near the work units but noise was not a problem for us”
 of 5 bubbles CynthiaT286, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a corner room which was good, think all rooms are basically good location”
 of 5 bubbles 1234Col, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get in early and stay away from the pool and fence line”
 of 5 bubbles JanM271, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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