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

Paid wired internet connection

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Located close to a memorial park, a castle and a sanctuary, Oaks M On Palmer Hotel offers an indoor swimming pool, loungers and an outdoor swimming pool. Oaks M On Palmer Hotel has been welcoming guests to its contemporary rooms since 2008.

The property is set 5 minutes' walk away from TAFE Northern, CityLibraries Townsville and Maritime Museum of Townsville. The center of Townsville is 7 km away from the venue.

National Trust Heritage Centre is 2.8 km from the hotel and Royal Australian Air Force Townsville Museum is 9.9 km away.

The hotel's beachfront location offers to get to Townsville International airport in 10 minutes by car.

Rooms

This stylish hotel comprises of two-bedroom studio, city studio and two-bedroom apartment with luxurious décor, a stunning view of the ocean and such amenities as wireless internet, individual climate control, a personal computer, cable TV and a microwave. They are equipped with an electric kettle, a stove and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

Serving an array of dishes, Masala Indian Cusine and The Metropole Hotel are just 50 meters away.

Services

Laundry, 24-hour reception and porter service as well as a free car park, a lift and a baggage storage are available for guests' use.

Relax

Guests with children at Oaks M On Palmer Hotel can take advantage of cots and a game room. A gym, a fitness center and stretching are provided on-site.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for additional charge.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

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

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid wired internet connection
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Front desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Conference room

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Internet 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 at the price of AUD 20 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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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
    4.1 mi
Airports
  • Townsville International (TSV)
    4.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Masala Indian Cusine (cuisine: Indian)
    100 ft
  • The Metropole Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Reef HQ
    3700 ft
  • Museum of Tropical Queensland
    4200 ft
Beaches
  • The Strand
    3400 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

Two-Bedroom Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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Studio
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 325 sq. feet
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Two-Bedroom Studio
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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  • Air conditioning
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Room facilities

    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
      4.1 mi
    Airports
    • Townsville International (TSV)
      4.0 mi
    Restaurants
    • Masala Indian Cusine (cuisine: Indian)
      100 ft
    • The Metropole Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Reef HQ
      3700 ft
    • Museum of Tropical Queensland
      4200 ft
    Beaches
    • The Strand
      3400 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

    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 - 700 ft
      42 - 68 Palmer Street, Townsville
    • Perc Tucker Regional Gallery - 2600 ft
      Corner of Denham and Flinders St, Townsville
    • Reef HQ - 3700 ft
      2-68 Flinders Street, Townsville
    • Jourama Falls - 1700 ft
      Townsville, QueenslandAustralia
    • The Strand - 3400 ft
      The Strand, Townsville
    • Museum of Tropical Queensland - 4200 ft
      70-102 Flinders Street, Townsville

    Restaurants nearby

    • Masala Indian Cusine - 100 ft

      Address: 79 Palmer Street
      Phone: 47213388

      76% likes this, based on 97 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian

    • Bistro One - 600 ft

      Address: Palmer
      Phone: 4771 6333

    • Rhino Bar - 800 ft

      Address: Palmer Street
      Phone: 4771 6322

    • The Metropole Hotel - 100 ft

      Address: 81 Palmer Street
      Phone: 1300 559 129

      73% likes this, based on 31 reviews
      Cuisine: Australian

    • Table 51 - 800 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

    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

    Average guest rating

    8.6out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 99 reviews

    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
      4.1 mi
    Airports
    • Townsville International (TSV)
      4.0 mi
    Restaurants
    • Masala Indian Cusine (cuisine: Indian)
      100 ft
    • The Metropole Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Reef HQ
      3700 ft
    • Museum of Tropical Queensland
      4200 ft
    Beaches
    • The Strand
      3400 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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