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    Bluewater Harbour Motel

    1 Powell St, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent77%
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    • Average3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair access
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    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    We chose to stay at this Motel on a Far North Queensland road trip, and this was an overnight stay for us. The room was clean, tidy and quite roomy and had everything you would need including a microwave oven, coffee machine and toaster. There...More

    Thank pandd1946
    Response from 188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour MotelResponded 30 November 2016

    Thank You pandd1946, Your thoughts are most welcome on our motel. I did enjoy talking to you in our dining room and at breakfast and your thoughts on our rooms are very accurate. We spoke at length about the qualities of the various Fishes that...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    I loved my stay at Bluewater Harbour Motel. First when I checked in I was met with warm friendly smiling good people. I felt very welcomed and the atmosphere is cosy and peaceful. I swam in their pool. I couldn't believe that I only had...More

    Thank Moi A
    Response from 188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour MotelResponded 7 November 2016

    What a wonderful review and description of our motel. We really care about the little things that make a stay in any motel memorable and valuable. We love our motel and our clients make our efforts so worth while. Thank You for your kindness and...More

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    Our six night stay with Kim and Debbie was faultless! These guys could not have been more accommodating. They are a wealth of local knowledge and went out of their way to make us feel at home throughout our stay. Our Family room was generously...More

    Thank Lisa A
    Response from 188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour MotelResponded 19 October 2016

    Whoa Thanks Lisa M, It is wonderful to receive such a heart warming endorsement about what we are trying so hard to achieve here. I so love cooking for all of our guests. Its my mid life crisis. Most blokes buy a sports car or...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2016

    This was a work trip so no time to really enjoy the area but I left Mackay and arrived just on dusk and Kim greated me with a big smile and welcome. Check in and what to order for dinner sorted and then I could...More

    Thank Sallee m
    Response from 188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour MotelResponded 10 October 2016

    Hi Sallee m, Whoa I am a Puppy Dog. I just love people talking about the meals that I have cooked for them. It was a great night when you were with us. A nice group of people that night but especially everyone who were...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

    The one night stay at the Bluewater motel was excellent. Very roomy, clean and comfortable, complete with well chosen appliance.Highly recommended for a stay in Bowen.Very close to some very good dining and sightseeing in a town that appears to be in progress.More

    Thank jjfenech
    Response from 188Kimbo, Owner at Bluewater Harbour MotelResponded 10 October 2016

    Good Morning jjfenech, I am pleased that you see the beauty of Bowen. We have so much faith in our town and it is a fantastic place to live. Natural Beauty and very nice people. And thanks for liking our motel too. Kimberley, Kim and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$91 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • Bowen
    • Also Known As
    • Bluewater Harbour Hotel
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    Room Tips
    "all rooms seemed equally good"
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    "Room 11 is at the end so only people on one side of you."
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    "Garden room would seem quieter as there is no parking in front of the room."
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    "All rooms are on the ground floor which is good. There is no traffic noise so room selection is not an issue"
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