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Applegum Inn
Ranked #22 of 43 Hotels in Toowoomba
Brisbane
Level 6 Contributor
108 reviews
31 hotel reviews
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“Great motel”
Reviewed 9 December 2013

We stayed one night with a group of friends and enjoyed our stay. The rooms were clean and comfortable and had everything that was needed to make an excellent overnight stay. We were able to sit in the outdoor area for our happy hours which was very pleasant. There was no traffic noise and the beds although softer than we are used to gave us a good night sleep. We all enjoyed a continental breakfast in the spacious dining room before heading off. The price for this motel was very reasonable.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

Our family size two rooms was very spacious. It had been completely renovated and painted. The bedroom and bathroom with walk in shower was excellent. The separate kitchen had a microwave and fridge as well as kettle, toaster, etc. Very clean and quiet motel. No traffic noise at night. Close to the Botanic Gardens and city centre. The owners were very pleasant and accommodating. The restaurant was theoretically closed on a sunday evening but we were given an excellent meal by the owners. Huge serving of vegetables with beautifully cooked salmon and the toowoomba special - bangers and mash. The following evening we had room service dinner - again beautifully presented, large quantity and no surcharge.
I would highly recommend the Applegum Inn.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 April 2013

This was a great haven on a rainy summer night. Arriving after 8:00 PM the restaurant offered excellent food without having to leave the hotel. The staff was friendly and extremely helpful in providing everything we needed to have a comfortable evening.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We stayed at the Applegum Inn one night. Quite location, close to the CBD and the Botanic Garden. The room was basic and clean. The lady at the reception was very kind: I was running a marathon the following day and she told us we could leave the room late in the morning, so I had a shower after my run.

  • Stayed October 2012, travelled as a couple
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 17 September 2012

I stopped overnight on a motorbike trip with no expectations. I was really delighted to have a clean functional room with a bar fridge, a great steak for dinner in the on-site diner and Bob and his wife went to the trouble of packaging and posting my tank-bag (that was not needed) back to Sydney for me. I received my package two days later and a receipt for the postage with no charge for all their trouble. What nice people and what a great place, will definitely stay if passing through again.

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled solo
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Gympie, Australia
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Reviewed 5 September 2012

A very nice welcome started our two night stay at APPLEGUM, roomat the inn to park the bus, great accomadation and very good dinner served by mine host, welldone to all. My customers certainly enjoyed our stay.

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  • Stayed September 2012, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Applegum Inn

Property: Applegum Inn
Address: 41 Margaret St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia (Formerly BEST WESTERN Applegum Inn)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Toowoomba
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #22 of 43 Hotels in Toowoomba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Applegum Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Applegum Inn features all ground floor motel rooms with undercover parking at the door. We are located in a beautiful leafy street in East Toowoomba only 5 blocks from the CBD and 3 blocks from Queens Park. All rooms offer reverse cycle air conditioning, tea & coffee making facilities, minibar, free wifi, Foxtel TV channels, desks and breakfast served to the rooms daily. Our on-site restaurant offers dinner Monday to Thursday and we offer dinner to the rooms Monday to Friday. We have Family Rooms, Twin Rooms and Double Rooms and offer quiet accommodation with country style hospitality well away from highway noise. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Best Western Toowoomba
Toowoomba Best Western

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