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Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stopped at this motel on our way through to the north, couldnt have picked a better place. Clean, comfortable and the most friendly and helpful lady manager i have ever met. She couldnt do enough for us to make our stay one that we will remember. Great location and would recommend Econo Lodge Rusty's to everyone.

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your review it was nice to met you and your family as you passed through Gladstone on your holiday. It is so nice to recieve your feedback and I only hope you will stay again on your next trip away because there is alot to do and see in our area.We agree our location in the CBD...

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Best place to stay. All you need. Beds so comfy. Clean rooms. Price fantastic. The lady manager who I cant think of her name was so kind and helpful in every way with directions to anything you needed. Will be going back there for sure. Thanks for a great stay. Highly recommend it

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Hi Janice, It was so nice to met you and I am glad i was able to help you with what you needed.I will look forward to seeing you again one day and catching up on your travelling adventures. Carol

Dalby
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I was recommended to this motel by a business associate and he was spot on we were greeted by a delightful lady at reception called Carol the room was absolutely spotless and great Thai restaurant in complex excellent CBD location will always be staying here when in Gladstone highly recommend you try won't be disappointed great work guys hope to...

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Thank you for your review.It was a pleasure to meet you and your wife.We agree we have a great location in the CBD with so many things you are able to walk to.I will pass on your compliments to our housekeeping staff as they work very hard to make the rooms so nice. We hope to see you again next...

Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It is 101% the management who make this motel five stars. They are very friendly and kind and the rooms are kept spotless. Location is excellent across from Woolworths, Hogs Breath and numerous other shops with an excellent Asian restaurant next door. Unfortunately whilst at the motel I had a medical emergency. The manager offered to drive me to hospital...

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the motel. We agree we really are in a handy location with so many things within walking distance. The Asian restaurant next door is really handy after a long day and very well priced. I was glad to be able to assist you in your time of need and am glad everything turned out okay....

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Last minute stop in Gladstone so lucky to find this fantastic older style motel with the absolute best service. So close to everything we needed, shops and a delicious thai restaurant attached. Rooms were lovely and clean and the manager Carol made us feel so welcome. Wish i could of stayed longer will definitely be staying here again on our...

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Thank you for your review.It was a pleasure to met you and your partner on your travels. We have to agree our location is fabulous so handy to everything. We look forward to seeing you on your return journey.

Cronulla, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This place is in a handy location, short walk to anything you might need, the rooms are clean, have free wi fi & very reasonably priced. The Thai restaurant attached is also very good. Carol who checked me in is fabulous, really friendly & welcoming & did everything she could to make my stay easy & pleasant. Will definitely stay...

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, We have to agree the Thai restaurant is fantastic and so handy.We look forward to seeing you again when you are in Gladstone.

Canberra
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Disappointment at first sight on arrival was offset by friendliness of manager (who was also the only staff member I saw throughout my short stay). The room was smallish and looked very dated, though the furniture, and bed, was in newer condition and quite comfortable. Bathroom was very good - plenty of room, lots of bench space, clever design. Really...

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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Mate, this place was exactly what was needed after a decent length of time on the road. It's clean, tidy and the folks are very friendly. Easy access and decent amenities, Great for folks passing through or needing somewhere comfy for a few days stay.

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 7 April 2015

The motel is very central to the main shopping area and there is a Woolworths supermarket and fast food outlets in the next block. The room was basic and small but clean. Overall good value for the location.

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, it was great to have you stay with us. Motel is in a good location, close to so many local amenities.

Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Located in Goondoon Street in the centre of Gladstone. Easy access, close to services. Excellent managers who are very helpful and go out of their way to make my stay comfortable and productive. The rooms are not the newest but everything works well and the beds are comfortable. I have stayed at Rusty's Motel twice for business. Definitely recommend.

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RustysMotel, Manager at Econo Lodge Rusty's, responded to this review

Thankyou George for your recent comments, we were glad to help out, look forward to seeing you again soon.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Older style motel in the CBD. We have an attached Thai restaurant and are within walking distance of many pubs and restaurants. A small shopping center is just 2 mins walk away with many shops and a post office. we are a five minute drive from the marina, east shores water park and Barney Point Beach. A fantastic central location offering late check outs and early check ins to all guests. Our large pool and BBQ area are a must for relaxing times. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Rusty's

Address: 167 Goondoon Street, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia (Formerly Rusty's Motel)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gladstone
Price Range: £51 - £68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Econo Lodge Rusty's 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Rusty Anchor Motor Hotel Gladstone
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