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Bluewater Harbour Motel

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Terrace/patio
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Overview of Bluewater Harbour Motel

Bluewater Harbour Motel

3.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
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1 Powell Street, Bowen, QLD, 4805

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBowen Skate Park9 min walk
  • Popular LocationBowen Water Park11 min walk
  • Popular LocationBowen Jetty13 min walk

Room options

About this area

Bowen

Located in Bowen, Bluewater Harbour Motel is in the city center and near the beach. Flagstaff Hill and The Big Mango are notable landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Bowen Skate Park and Bowen Water Park. Scuba diving and snorkeling offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and mountain climbing nearby.

What's nearby

  • Bowen Skate Park - 9 min walk
  • Bowen Water Park - 11 min walk
  • Bowen Jetty - 13 min walk
  • Bowen Harbour - 13 min walk
  • Mullers Lagoon Park - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Bowen Station - 6 min drive
  • Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast) - 63 min drive

Restaurants

  • Memorial Club - 5 min walk
  • North Australian Hotel - 7 min walk
  • Sails on main - 7 min walk
  • Denison Hotel - 7 min walk
  • Commercial Hotel - 7 min walk

About this property

Bluewater Harbour Motel

3-star motel in the business district
You can look forward to a roundtrip airport shuttle, a poolside bar, and a free manager's reception at Bluewater Harbour Motel. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, with speed of 50+ Mbps, and guests can find other amenities such as a terrace and a garden.
Other perks at this motel include:
  • An outdoor pool with sun loungers
  • Free self parking and extended parking
  • An electric car charging station, luggage storage, and barbecue grills
  • Coffee/tea in the lobby, a TV in the lobby, and a water dispenser
  • Guest reviews say great things about the helpful staff
Room features
All 19 individually furnished rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and furnished patios, in addition to thoughtful touches like pillow menus and laptop-friendly workspaces. Guest reviews speak positively of the clean rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Highchairs and travel cribs
  • Rainfall showers, free toiletries, and hair dryers
  • Smart TVs with Netflix, streaming services, and digital channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, separate sitting areas, and mini fridges

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • In-room WiFi speed: 50+ Mbps
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • Free offsite parking within 0.1 mi
  • Street parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Free reception
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Fence around the pool
  • Highchair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool gate
  • Travel crib

Conveniences

  • Library
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference center (1205 square feet of space)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • This property does not have elevators
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • No elevator (single level property)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Netflix
  • Smart TV
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Separate sitting area
  • Window screens

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Check-in

100% of travelers were happy with check-in
Check-in from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Sunday and Saturday:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

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

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 5.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 50 per person (roundtrip)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 5.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision

Property is also known as

Bluewater Harbour
Bluewater Harbour Bowen
Bluewater Harbour Motel
Bluewater Harbour Motel Bowen
Bluewater Motel
Bluewater Harbour Hotel
Bluewater Harbour Motel Motel
Bluewater Harbour Motel Bowen
Bluewater Harbour Motel Motel Bowen

Frequently asked questions

Does Bluewater Harbour Motel have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM–9:00 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at Bluewater Harbour Motel?

As of Oct 3, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bluewater Harbour Motel on Oct 6, 2022 start from $84.37, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Bluewater Harbour Motel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Bluewater Harbour Motel?

Self parking and extended parking are free at this property; nearby parking is also free.

What time is check-in at Bluewater Harbour Motel?

Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).

What time is check-out at Bluewater Harbour Motel?

Check-out is at 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).

Does Bluewater Harbour Motel provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs 11:00 AM–6:00 PM on request. A fee of AUD 50 per person applies.

Where is Bluewater Harbour Motel located?

Located in the heart of Bowen, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bowen Skate Park, Bowen Water Park, and Bowen Jetty. Bowen Harbour and Mullers Lagoon Park are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 188 out of 294 reviews
5 - Excellent 64%
Rating 4 - Good. 92 out of 294 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 294 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 294 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 294 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Lloyd
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great room. Clean and lots of space. Staff friendly and helpful. Bonus little patio area , great outdoor space. Close to city
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

4/5 Good

Sam
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Property phoned me about my check-in, informed them I will be arriving after 9 pm, arranged to have key in the secure night box. All good. Pleased that property called me about my check-in
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

4/5 Good

Stephen
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Comfortable beds, good location. No dining on Friday night was the only downside.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Simon
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Upgraded and very friendly service by lady at check In.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Anthony
Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff friendly and helpful
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

4/5 Good

Diane
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

4/5 Good

Tyson
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

4/5 Good

Jessica
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Xena
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Andrew
Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly welcome by host Clean room & comfortable bed
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022