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7.6

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Housekeeping2
Breakfast1
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7.8

Very good

Location rating score

Very good location
Parking
FREE
Nearby landmarks
Empire Hotel 550 m
Queenstown Galley Museum 700 m
Strahan Airport 23.4 km
Burnie Airport 121.1 km
Devonport Airport 123.8 km
Smithton Airport 144.0 km
Launceston Airport 148.9 km
Hobart International Airport 180.9 km
Silver Hills Motel

"Very clean and warm though and the kitchen facilities were adequate."

Brad - July 12, 2021
Queen + Single Bed Family Silver Hills Motel
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Silver Hills Motel

3 Penghana Road, Queenstown, Queenstown, Australia, 7467 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Conveniently situated in the Queenstown part of Queenstown, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 3.5-star property features restaurant to make your stay more indulgent and memorable.

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Safety Features
Staff trained in safety protocol
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Preventative Equipment
Hand sanitizer
Free face masks
Health and Medical
First aid kit
  • Free airport transfer

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Daily housekeeping

  • Bar

  • Garden

Value for money6.8
Distance to city center0.5 km
Location rating7.8

Rooms available at Silver Hills Motel

Family Room
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 double bed and 2 single b...
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Deluxe Queen
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 queen bed
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Family Studio
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 2 single beds and 1 queen b...
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Double or Twin Room
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 queen bed and 1 single be...
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Family Room - 4 Guests
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  • Room size: 35 m²/377 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 2 single beds and 1 queen b...
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Queen + Single Bed Family
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 single bed and 1 queen be...
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Queen Bed and Single Bed Room
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
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One Queen and One Single (1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed)
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    Room Assigned on Arrival
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      Single
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        Frequently asked questions

        How much does it cost to stay at Silver Hills Motel?

        Room rates depend on the dates, room types, and number of guests, so please click here to see the latest and best deals from Agoda!

        What time is check-in and check-out at Silver Hills Motel?

        Check-in is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The motel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

        How do I get to Silver Hills Motel?

        For those who wish to drive their own cars, Silver Hills Motel has a car park right on site for maximum convenience. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Queenstown with private transportation, the motel can arrange taxi service.

        Is breakfast offered at Silver Hills Motel?

        Start your mornings right, with the continental and buffet breakfast options offered at Silver Hills Motel. Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 14 AUD if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the motel.

        What are my dining options at Silver Hills Motel?

        Silver Hills Motel features an on-site restaurant for your dining convenience.

        What is the smoking policy at Silver Hills Motel?

        Silver Hills Motel does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

        What restaurants are nearby Silver Hills Motel?

        Restaurants including Smelters Restaurant, Mt Lyell Motor Inn Restaurant and Hunters are popular in Silver Hills Motel’s neighborhood which is known as Queenstown.

        What are popular attractions near Silver Hills Motel?

        Guests at Silver Hills Motel can easily visit Queenstown Galley Museum located in the Queenstown area.

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        What people love about Silver Hills Motel

        • 7.2

          Very good
          Cleanliness

          "Very clean and warm though and the kitchen facilities were adequate."

          Brad

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          July 12, 2021

        • 8.4

          Excellent
          Staff 

          "Staff are very friendly."

          Aaron

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          October 7, 2020

        • 8.4

          Excellent
          Location

          "Great view of the mountains around Queenstown and a great restaurant with an open wood fire!"

          Aaron

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          October 7, 2020

        Overall rating:

        7.6

        Very good
        450 reviews
        Cleanliness
        7.1
        Facilities
        6.4
        Location
        7.8
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        More about Silver Hills Motel

        More about Silver Hills Motel

        Silver Hills Motel

        Silver Hills Motel offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities to travelers. Never be out of touch with your contacts, with free Wi-Fi offered throughout your stay. Taxi services provided by the motel make exploring Queenstown even more convenient. If you plan to arrive by car, you'll appreciate the motel's free parking, right on-site.
        The motel provides front desk services such as concierge service, express check-in or check-out and luggage storage for guests' convenience. If you need, the ticket service and tours can even help you book tickets and reservations at all the best shows and programs nearby. On cold days and nights, the motel's on-site fireplace will keep you warm. Staying for a long time, or just need clean clothes? At the motel, your favorite travel outfits will be kept clean and available with laundry service provided on-site.
        For lazy days and nights, in-room conveniences like room service and daily housekeeping let you make the most of your room. Please be advised that smoking is not allowed in the motel to allow cleaner air for all guests. Smoking is limited to designated areas only, for the health and well-being of all guests and staff.
        Each guestroom at Silver Hills Motel is furnished and equipped with handy amenities. Some rooms at Silver Hills Motel are equipped with air conditioning for your convenience. In-room entertainment such as television, is provided for guests in select rooms. The motel also offers a refrigerator and a coffee or tea maker in some rooms for when you feel like it is needed.
        Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the motel provides a hair dryer and toiletries in some select rooms.


        Dining and things to do

        Nothing starts a morning better than a delicious breakfast, which you can always enjoy in-house at Silver Hills Motel. If you don't feel like going out to eat, you can always opt for the delicious dining options at the motel. A night in at the motel's bar can be as fun as a night out with your travel companions.
        Silver Hills Motel offers an excellent variety of recreational facilities. Have some easy fun without traveling far, while playing hiking trails at Silver Hills Motel.


        Reasons to stay here

        Know you'll get excellent dining options here, where past guests have rated it above 88% of the city's accommodation.

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        Amenities and facilities
        Good
        Facilities

        6.4

        Most talked about facilities

        Internet

        4 mentions

        Housekeeping

        3 mentions

        Food & Dining

        1 mention

        Breakfast

        1 mention

        Languages spoken

        • English

        Internet access

        • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
        • Internet services
        • Wi-Fi in public areas

        Things to do, ways to relax

        • Garden
        • Hiking
        • Ticket services
        • Tours

        Cleanliness and safety

        • Daily disinfection in all rooms
        • Daily disinfection in common areas
        • First aid kit
        • Free face masks
        • Hand sanitizer
        • Individually-wrapped food options
        • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
        • Rooms sanitized between stays
        • Safe dining setup
        • Shared stationery removed
        • Staff trained in safety protocol
        • Temperature check for guests and staff

        Dining, drinking, and snacking

        • Alternative meal arrangement
        • Bar
        • Kitchen
        • Restaurants
        • Room service

        Services and conveniences

        • Concierge
        • Contactless check-in/out
        • Daily housekeeping
        • Elevator
        • Fireplace
        • Heating in public area
        • Laundry service
        • Luggage storage
        • Meeting/banquet facilities
        • Smoke-free property
        • Smoking area

        For the kids

        • Family room
        • Kids meal
        • Playground

        Land sports

        • Golf course (within 3 km)

        Access

        • CCTV in common areas
        • CCTV outside property
        • Check-in/out [express]
        • Fire extinguisher
        • Front desk [24-hour]
        • Non-smoking rooms
        • Pets allowed
        • Smoke alarms

        Getting around

        • Car park [free of charge]
        • Car park [on-site]
        • Taxi service

        Available in all rooms

        • Coffee/tea maker
        • Free bottled water
        • Hair dryer
        • Refrigerator
        • Shower
        • TV [flat screen]
        • Wi-Fi [free]
        Food and dining
        Breakfast options
        • Continental
        Restaurants on site

        Smelters Restaurant

        • Cuisine: Australian
        • Menu: Buffet
        Location
        3 Penghana Road, Queenstown, Queenstown, Australia, 7467
        Very good
        Location

        7.8

        Property policies
        Children and extra beds

        Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

        All children are welcome.

        Infant 0-1 year(s)
        Stay for free if using existing bedding.
        Baby cot/crib may be requested directly from the property.
        Children 2-17 year(s)
        Must use an extra bed
        If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
        Guests 18 years and older are considered as adults
        Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
        Others
        • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
        Some helpful facts

        Check-in/Check-out

        • Check-in from12:00
        • Check-out until10:00
        • Reception open until21:00

        Getting around

        • Airport transfer fee0 AUD
        • Distance from city center0.5 km
        • Travel time to airport (minutes)120

        Extras

        • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)14 AUD
        • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 AUD

        The property

        • Non-smoking rooms/floorsyes
        • Number of bars/lounges1
        • Number of floors2
        • Number of restaurants1
        • Number of rooms 56
        • Room voltage240
        • Year property opened1960
        • Most recent renovation2012

        Parking

        • Daily parking fee0 AUD

        Reviews of Silver Hills Motel from real guests

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        7.2
        /
        10
        Cleanliness7.1
        Facilities6.4
        Location7.8
        Room comfort and quality5.9
        Service7.6
        Value for money6.8
        High score for Queenstown
        Rating
        9+ Exceptional (2)
        8-9 Excellent (6)
        7-8 Very Good (11)
        6-7 Good (4)
        <6 Below Expectation (13)
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        Mar - May (11)
        Jun - Aug (3)
        Sep - Nov (5)
        Dec - Feb (17)
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        7.7
        Very good
        Benjamin from Australia
        Couple
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 1 night in December 2014

        Simple But Pleasant”

        Cozy Rooms, Generally Clean & Friendly Staff.

        We arrived at the Silver Hills Motel quite late at around 7:30pm (late for Tasmania) and check-in was no issue. The staff were friendly and asked us if we wanted to eat in the Hotel Restaurant. None the wiser, we declined thinking there would be food in town. Big mistake, everything closes early in Queenstown! Lucky enough we we able to find a grocery store which sold Pizza cooked fresh which did the Job! We were also the last ones who managed to get a Pizza! In terms of the room, the room had a good view and was cozy. The heater worked a treat and the room was furnished with a bar fridge and microwave (which came in handy). The bathroom probably needs to be updated but was generally clean. Generally speaking about Queenstown, if you don't eat early, then bring some 2 minute noodles because the next closest food store is an hour away.

        Reviewed May 18, 2015

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        9.6
        Exceptional
        Jia from Singapore
        Group
        Family Room
        Stayed 1 night in December 2016

        Conveniently located with apt facilities ”

        The motel is sufficient and conveniently located in Queenstown. They also provide a microwave for those who do not want to eat at the ensite restaurant. Would be perfect if the room offers utensils and microwaveable plates, but the friendly staff is more than happy to lend you some from the restaurant if you request from them.

        Reviewed December 13, 2016

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        6.7
        Good
        Deepak from Australia
        Group
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 7 nights in December 2012

        Not a bad Motel accommodation for a small town”

        Internet, friendly, attentive and accommodating staff, well priced

        This motel was a good find, thanks to the help of other reviewers on Agoda. Although we had booked a deluxe queen room, on arrival, James (the receptionist/manager) gave us an upgrade to queen +1 bedroom. The room facilities were quite basic, yet sufficient. On arrival, we had some issues with the bar fridge not working properly, however it was replaced after it was brought to managers attention. The motel has a self service Laundry (coin based washers and dryers, ironing board). Washing powder was free. The room I stayed at was located on 1st floor. Some nights were cold. The beds are equipped with electric blanket if required. Also, there is a electric heater in the room. The motel restaurant food was more on the expensive side. The initial night of checkin, we had dinner at this restaurant as we were not familiar with Queenstown. Later found alternative choices. Limited choices in the Queenstown makes this motel a more suitable accommodation, convenient and useful than others in the area.

        Reviewed January 08, 2013

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        8.0
        Excellent
        John from Australia
        Couple
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 1 night in November 2017

        Comfort in Queenstown”

        We stayed for a night during our travels through the wilderness areas of Tasmania. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The restaurant provided an outstanding meal. It was so good we did not need breakfast! The rooms are a bit dated and need refurbishment, but was very clean and the bed quite comfortable. All in all, a good place to stop in Queenstown.

        Reviewed November 08, 2017

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        7.6
        Very good
        Simone from Australia
        Family with teens
        Double or Twin Room
        Stayed 2 nights in December 2019

        Very good”

        Good value and location for us in Queenstown worked well after a long day coming across from the mid lands, would have been too far to get to Strahan in one day. Queenstown made for an interesting base to catch the heritage train ride which was well worth the trip, and to explore the interesting landscape from lookouts nearby..

        Reviewed January 20, 2020

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        8.4
        Excellent
        Aaron from Australia
        Couple
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 1 night in October 2020

        Excellent”

        Great view of the mountains around Queenstown and a great restaurant with an open wood fire! Staff are very friendly.

        Reviewed October 07, 2020

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        8.0
        Excellent
        Sam
        Solo traveler
        Queen + Single Bed Family
        Stayed 1 night in March 2012

        Nice motel”

        It's very clean

        The motel itself is very clean and cozy. It's not a luxurious type but it contains everything you want. It's centrally located and you can just park the car outside your room.

        Reviewed April 11, 2012

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        7.0
        Very good
        Choy from Malaysia
        Group
        Family Room
        Stayed 1 night in October 2013

        It had everything we needed.”

        Friendly staffs, heated blankets, spacious kitchen

        It was a pleasant 1 night stay. The staff was friendly & well-equipped to help us out with our enquiries, even though it wasn't related to the motel. We were given a family room with a kitchenette, which was well-equipped for us to use. It allowed us time to relax in the room without the hassle of looking for eateries at odd hours, which was really good as we were travelling on a tight time budget.

        Reviewed November 01, 2013

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        8.0
        Excellent
        Justina from Canada
        Solo traveler
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 1 night in July 2017

        Beautiful views, helpful staff”

        The hotel was already closed up for the night when I arrived late afternoon, but there was a phone that directly called the manager who came to open the hotel right away. She was very helpful with directions to services. The room itself had a heater and electric blanket, and WiFi worked for most of the time from within the room. There was a kettle, microwave, and fridge, with tea/coffee and milk. A bit pricey for the area, and out of season. Would recommend a stay here overall.

        Reviewed July 18, 2017

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        8.0
        Excellent
        jeriah from Australia
        Solo traveler
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 4 nights in February 2013

        Quiet but Run down ”

        Quiet,Great Staff and Cleanliness. Good Restaurant

        Tired and very claustrophobic rooms. Definitely not worth the money and I am surprised how they could charge the rates they do. The rooms are tiny, my room was Queen Deluxe and measured about 4x5 meters.Very dark with wood paneling and all wood type features dominating room made for closed in feel. Bathroom had modern type shower but was tiny.( I dropped soap and had to open door and get out to bend down to retrieve it. Hard bed,lousy TV reception and only Telstra mobile reception here BTW.Flaking paint and wood rot on the outside,badly needs refurbishing. On the plus side the restaurant serves awesome tucker.Try the Bourbon Rib-eye steak served with Scallops and prawns in a white parsley sauce. Wort The $45 Yummmmmmy.The manager and staff are very friendly and helpful and nothing is out of their way to help you. Great Laundry and very clean rooms with linen and room cleaned and vacuumed daily.

        Reviewed March 07, 2013

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        5.7
        Boudewijn from Netherlands
        Family with teens
        Queen + Single Bed Family
        Stayed 1 night in March 2014

        close to Queenstown city centre.”

        view, very friendly staff and location

        We wanted an overnight stay in Queenstown and booked this as a midrange option. Bathroom was not very clean. But staff was friendly and great view.

        Reviewed March 26, 2014

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        8.7
        Excellent
        Wan from Malaysia
        Group
        Family Room
        Stayed 1 night in March 2014

        Overnight choice”

        Mountain backdrop, restaurant & wifi

        Comfortable room, nice restaurant to wind down for the day - we sat by the window to enjoy the mountain views. I can't believe how fast the wifi speed was given the location. Friendly staff were very accommodating. Visiting again soon!

        Reviewed September 11, 2015

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        8.0
        Excellent
        Sunil from Australia
        Solo traveler
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 1 night in April 2019

        Very good”

        Decent place, but found it a tad expensive for the size of the room. The restaurant was pretty good and the only lady who was working there in the night was an absolute hero manning the whole place by herself. Breakfast the next day was good as well and it was great having a chat with the owner.

        Reviewed July 27, 2019

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        8.8
        Excellent
        Brad from Australia
        Family with teens
        Family Room
        Stayed 2 nights in January 2018

        Excellent”

        Good enough for the price and it was great 👍

        Reviewed January 19, 2018

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        4.0
        Mary from Australia
        Couple
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 3 nights in December 2014

        Disappointing experience”

        Fresh linen daily. Polite service staff. pPositioned close to town.

        I have stayed in many hotels in my life and am fully aware of the usual welcome that can be expected. I was taken aback by the offhand attitude of the manager upon arrival.I asked about breakfast facilities. His reply was "cooked breakfast would be available on days when his chef turns up. Otherwise, they could always rustle up some continental." The facilities at the motel were very poor. I am not writing this in any hysterical manner, but would recommend you take a visit to the motel to check your willingness to go on using it on your website. Thank You

        Reviewed December 21, 2014

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        8.8
        Excellent
        Fiona
        Family with young children
        Family Room
        Stayed 1 night in January 2020

        Value for money”

        An interesting town to visit with mining history. Lovely staff. I had the best seafood pasta I had ever tasted in the restaurant with mountain views

        Reviewed January 11, 2020

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        7.3
        Very good
        Sally from Australia
        Couple
        Queen + Single Bed Family
        Stayed 1 night in December 2013

        Excellent meal in restaurant.”

        The staff were efficient and friendly. Our dinner was outstanding. The room was comfortable and clean.

        We were entirely satisfied with this hotel. It's worth a visit for the food alone.

        Reviewed January 08, 2014

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        4.0
        Neil from Australia
        Couple
        Deluxe Queen
        Stayed 2 nights in March 2012

        Interesting location but small sparse rooms”

        It was available & convenient for the train trip

        Very old town not much was new including this place. Very limited facilities, bed was comfy, small bathroom tiny cabinet space. Meals & drinks very ordinary for top dollar prices, suggest byo everything. WiFi internet is a joke, hardly ever worked. I would rate it as 2.5 star. Train trip is much over-rated & over priced.

        Reviewed March 19, 2012

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        6.0
        WAI from United Kingdom
        Group
        Queen + Single Bed Family
        Stayed 1 night in February 2012

        Small rooms with no service at all”

        Good location

        There was no one at the reception and only a phone number was left for me to dial in. Didn't expect that. I'm not sure if it is normal in Australia. Never seen a staff during my stay. The room is okay but bad soundproof wall. The free wifi always couldn't work. Kind of disappointed.

        Reviewed March 05, 2012

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        6.0
        Chee
        Family with teens
        Family Room - 4 Guests
        Stayed 1 night in December 2018

        Chris from Australia”

        Family room was definitely too small to fit a double and 2 single beds. No ventilation in the room. Only a standing fan. Disappointing. Fortunately, we only need to put up for 1 night.

        Reviewed December 17, 2018

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