Oaks M On Palmer Hotel - Townsville

81 Palmer Street, Townsville, Australia, 4810  show map
 4 stars
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Oaks M On Palmer Hotel - Townsville

 Internet

Wi-Fi in public areas

Paid Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Overview

Lean out of the window of your room in The Hotel M and enjoy fabulous views of Castle Hill. This modern and luxurious property is located near Horseshoe Bay Beach close to the city center.

The guestrooms are gorgeous; some of them are decorated with green colors, others in red. Internet access, telephones and working desks will come in handy for business travelers.

The hotel is surrounded with various restaurants and bars so you will not have any concerns about catering. Moreover, here you can make use of the hotels' recreational facilities.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of floors   11.  Number of rooms   104.

Rooms

Hotel M comprises 104 non-smoking rooms spread over 11 floors, divided into different categories, namely studios, cityscape studios, mount Stuart studios and executive studios.

Each studio comes with a spacious balcony, air conditioning, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities,bathroom with a hair dryer and kitchenette with a fridge, microwave oven and dishwasher. Wi-Fi is available at additional cost.

The rooms that are located on the higher floors feature fantastic views of the city and the marina. Guestrooms for people with special needs are also available on site.

Dining options

The wide selection of dining options within a stone's throw from the hotel won't let you starve, as you will savor local and international specialties as well as delicious seafood.

The Metropole Hotel, which is next to The Hotel M, is also ready to pamper the palates of all comers with the great choice of tantalizing dishes.

Services

Business travelers can always make use of the conference rooms of the neighboring Metropole Hotel that is real Queensland icon.

Still some additional conference facilities can be reserved at the reception of The Hotel M.

Leisure

An outdoor pool and small gymnasium well-appointed with the state-of-the-art equipment are at your disposal on site.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Fitness center

Room view

  • City view
  • Marina view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of AUD 20 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Oaks M On Palmer Hotel - Townsville Townsville location
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Hotel Address:

81 Palmer Street, Townsville, Australia, 4810

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City Center
  • Townsville
    4.0 mi
Airports
  • Townsville International (TSV)
    3.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Bistro One
    300 ft
  • Masala Indian Cusine (cuisine: Indian)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Reef HQ
    3400 ft
  • Museum of Tropical Queensland
    3900 ft
Beaches
  • The Strand
    3200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    104

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Rooms and availability

Hotel M comprises 104 non-smoking rooms spread over 11 floors, divided into different categories, namely studios, cityscape studios, mount Stuart studios and executive studios.

Each studio comes with a spacious balcony, air conditioning, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities,bathroom with a hair dryer and kitchenette with a fridge, microwave oven and dishwasher. Wi-Fi is available at additional cost.

The rooms that are located on the higher floors feature fantastic views of the city and the marina. Guestrooms for people with special needs are also available on site.

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    Size: 510 sq. feet
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        Bed type: 2 King Size beds
        Size: 1015 sq. feet
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Oaks M On Palmer Hotel - Townsville Townsville location
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            Hotel Address:

            81 Palmer Street, Townsville, Australia, 4810

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Townsville
              4.0 mi
            Airports
            • Townsville International (TSV)
              3.9 mi
            Restaurants
            • Bistro One
              300 ft
            • Masala Indian Cusine (cuisine: Indian)
              300 ft
            Parks
            • Reef HQ
              3400 ft
            • Museum of Tropical Queensland
              3900 ft
            Beaches
            • The Strand
              3200 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  10 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              11
            • Number of rooms:
              104

            Hotel Awards

            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTownsvilleOaks M On Palmer

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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            Oaks M On Palmer Location

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            What's nearby.

            The hotel is surrounded with wonderful green spaces to walk and to relax. Besides you can easily get to Magnetic Island, as the tours there are arranged daily, or choose Fishing Charters, Scuba diving trip, and Eco Adventure tour.

            Don't miss the opportunity to visit Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre, Dairy Farmers Cowboys Stadium, Art Galleries and Sculpture, Townsville Museum and Historical Society, Billabong wildlife sanctuary, National Parks and Rainforests and other attractions available in this small yet challenging city.

            Tourist attractions

            • ReefHQ Aquarium - 3300 ft

            Popular areas

            • The Strand - 1400 ft
            • Castle Hill - 1.7 mi

            Local Attractions

            • Queens Gardens Townsville - 1.1 mi
              Corner Paxton Street and Gregory Street, Townsville
            • North Queensland Military Museum - 2.0 mi
              Jezzine Barracks, Townsville
            • Townsville Town Common Conservation Park - 5.0 mi
              Cape Pallaranda Road, Townsville
            • Botanic Gardens - 1.6 mi
              Anderson Park, Townsville
            • Billabong Sanctuary - 4.9 mi
              Bruce Highway, Townsville

            Near the hotel

            • Maritime Museum of Townsville - 400 ft
              42 - 68 Palmer Street, Townsville
            • Perc Tucker Regional Gallery - 2300 ft
              Corner of Denham and Flinders St, Townsville
            • Reef HQ - 3400 ft
              2-68 Flinders Street, Townsville
            • Jourama Falls - 1400 ft
              Townsville, QueenslandAustralia
            • The Strand - 3200 ft
              The Strand, Townsville
            • Museum of Tropical Queensland - 3900 ft
              70-102 Flinders Street, Townsville

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Bistro One - 300 ft

              Address: Palmer
              Phone: 4771 6333

            • The Metropole Hotel - 400 ft

              Address: 81 Palmer Street
              Phone: 1300 559 129

              69% likes this, based on 28 reviews
              Cuisine: Australian

            • Rhino Bar - 500 ft

              Address: Palmer Street
              Phone: 4771 6322

              Cuisine: Tapas

            • Masala Indian Cusine - 300 ft

              Address: 79 Palmer Street
              Phone: 47213388

              73% likes this, based on 114 reviews
              Cuisine: Indian

            • Table 51 - 500 ft

              Address: 51 Palmer Street
              Phone: +61 47210642

              67% likes this, based on 81 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian, French, Australian
              Price Range: USD 11 - USD 37

            Getting around.

            Complimentary parking is available at the hotel.

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  10 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              11
            • Number of rooms:
              104

            Hotel Awards

            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTownsvilleOaks M On Palmer

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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            Oaks M On Palmer Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Oaks M On Palmer

            Individual guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Modern design and excellent presentation of the room. Cleanliness was excellent as was the room service. Great location within the city.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Design and visual presentation of the room. Quiet, away from main roads.

            • Single
              7.8

              The only fault I found was that all the carparks were extremely tight to get into. Regardless of what type of car you have, it was an extremely tight squeeze.

            • Single
              7.4

              Location to the city and available evening services

              You are difficult to find as there is insufficient branding/directional signage

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Liked the lay-out and finishes of the studio, handy car parking, nearby resturants.

              Don''t like the atrium-type entrances to each pair of rooms, as the security doors/deadlocks are very noisy.

            • Older travelers
              6.6

              Only stayed one night, so my review should not be given the weight as those that are based on longer stays. Hotel is comfortable, liked the locality but trying to find it is a different matter. It is what we expected of a fairly luxurious hotel while on a trip to Port Douglas. Close to restaurants, nice views over harbour and city and the furnishings are comfotable. Very good, comfortable bed. Nice kitchenette etc.

              Finding the place. Oaks, to me, does not start with an "M". Yet the building has a prominent "M" on its facade and what makes it more confusing is the fact that a building ( also a hotel, I think) directly in front of it is called "Metropole", clearly starting with an "M". There is no signage indicating that you are at Oaks and it doesn't front the road. But, that's nothing. What does baffles me completely is the fact that in the apartment we had, the bathroom is separated from the living area by a walll with, normal gyprock to 900mm. Then. . . . .glass! What on earth would possess you to close off a bathroom with a window facing the living space?? Sure, it has a draw down shade, but imagine the springloaded shutter suddenly deciding to roll itself up? It would, of course, never do it when you're just brushing your teeth. . . . . For that reason alone, I personally wouldn't go back, or at least ask some probing questions about the layout. I guess there are some architects and designers out there in serious need of counselling

            • Single
              7.0

              Everything was in it's place. The room was clean and well serviced daily. It was good to have a laundry and kitchen in the room. The staff at the front desk were helpful and friendly. The little gym sufficed.Only issue was the location at the end of Palmer St which meant a bit of a walk anywhere and the shunting trains at night though this didn't go on all night and easily gotten used too.

              On the whole a goos experience.

            • Couple
              9.2

              Comfortable bed and modern stylish layout of the room. Easy parking, online booking and check in and check out. Central to our appointment. Close to restaurants and eating.

              Was a bit hard to find motel more signage on the street front would be more appropriate. Wish we had more time to stay there

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              The views from our room was amazing. It was a very relaxing and comfortable stay. It was very handy having a washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer and dishwasher in our room. We will definately book this hotel again.

              The only little problem we had was when we had our balcony doors open and the people below us were smoking on their balcony, it was coming in to our room.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              I've stayed here twice in a month and each visit was equally good.

              It's easier to park a car in the upper car park. The pillars on the under cover car park can make it a bit tight if you have a larger vehicle.

            • Family with children
              3.8

              The bed was supposed to be a king but was 2 singles joined together, the bin was bent and wouldnt open with the foot pedal so the partner had to straighten it. We stayed for 4 days and 4 nights and the sheets werent changed once. The toilet lid wouldnt stay up so my partner had to hold it up every time he went for a whiz. Very loud neighbours at the backpackers (hippie) hostel.

            • Couple
              9.2

              The furnishings were clean and new compared to the Oaks Charlotte in Brisbane. The layout was good too. Unfortunately, having stayed at the Oaks chain of hotels in different cities in Australia, the standard look is beginning to be boring. Hope the Oaks at different locations could provide greater variety to the furnishings and decor on a variation of the theme peculiar to the city. Other than that, it is good value for dollar. Will definitely look up the Oaks again.

              There is only one person at the reception. As such , service is not prompt.

            • Older travelers
              8.8

              The staff were friendly and helpful. The studio was comfortable, tasteful and clean. It was well equipped and just generally everything we wanted.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              Room was very confortable and value for money. Handy to food and hotel. Best accomadation we have stayed in at Townsville.

            • Older travelers
              8.8

              Rooms were extremely well appointed. Everything was provided for easy options for both dining and living.

              Lack of clear signage and method of entry.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Oaks M On Palmer Hotel - Townsville Townsville location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            81 Palmer Street, Townsville, Australia, 4810

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Townsville
              4.0 mi
            Airports
            • Townsville International (TSV)
              3.9 mi
            Restaurants
            • Bistro One
              300 ft
            • Masala Indian Cusine (cuisine: Indian)
              300 ft
            Parks
            • Reef HQ
              3400 ft
            • Museum of Tropical Queensland
              3900 ft
            Beaches
            • The Strand
              3200 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  10 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              11
            • Number of rooms:
              104

            Hotel Awards

            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTownsvilleOaks M On Palmer

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

            Use Badge