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Lantern Motor Inn

Rental with Outdoor pool

3 stars

149-151 Nebo Road, Mackay, QLD 4740

+61 749 512 188
Very good

based on 269 reviews

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About Lantern Motor Inn, Mackay

Value for money
Guests at Lantern Motor Inn can enjoy a lovely day outside swimming in the outdoor pool and preparing a meal using the barbecue facilities available. Free WiFi and free parking are included. Lantern Motor Inn Mackay is a 5-minute drive from both Bluewater Lagoon and Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre. Pioneer River is an 8-minute drive away. All air-conditioned rooms feature a minibar, outdoor furniture, a refrigerator and a microwave. You can have a shower in your private bathroom and using the free toiletries provided.

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Standard Rooms - Panoramic view


$73 totalHotels.com
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Queen Rooms - Courtyard view


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Other Rooms - Harbor view


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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining table


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Family rooms
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property


  • Saltwater pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Grill
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Key card access

Places of interest near Lantern Motor Inn

Attractions in Mackay, Australia curated by momondo

Lantern Motor Inn location: 149-151 Nebo Road, Mackay, QLD 4740

Top landmarks

Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens0.5 mi
Harrup Park1.2 mi
Jubilee Park1.2 mi
Artspace Mackay1.4 mi
Bluewater Lagoon1.5 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Blue Gecko Bar & Restaurant0.1 mi
Shamrock Hotel - Mackay0.1 mi
Stellarossa Parkside0.1 mi
Souths Suburban Bowls Club0.2 mi
Jimmy Ds Grill / Bar0.4 mi
Botanic Gardens Cafe0.5 mi
Coral Cay Bar & Grill Mackay0.7 mi
Souths Leagues Club0.7 mi
Harrup Park Country Club1.3 mi

Lantern Motor Inn Reviews

Very goodBased on 269 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great location and very helpful staff. (in 24 reviews)
  • Room very well maintained. (in 17 reviews)
  • "excellent location, great pool." (in 17 reviews)
Cons -
  • Nothing was too much bother (in 3 reviews)
  • The cabinetry and cupboards and fans looked original and outdated. (in 1 review)

Lantern Motor Inn room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Lantern Motor Inn compare to other 3 star hotels in Mackay?

    There is a $13/night difference in the average price of 3 star hotels in Mackay ($87/night) and the average nightly rate at Lantern Motor Inn ($74/night).

  • How far is Lantern Motor Inn from Mackay?

    Lantern Motor Inn is 1.5 mi away from Mackay. You can typically expect your drive time from Lantern Motor Inn to Mackay to be 4min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Lantern Motor Inn from Mackay?

    With parking available at Lantern Motor Inn, you could always rent a car for as low as $31/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Mackay. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Mackay to Lantern Motor Inn, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Does Lantern Motor Inn have a pool?

    Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Mackay specifically look for hotels with a pool. Lantern Motor Inn may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • How close is Lantern Motor Inn to Mackay city center?

    The city center nearest to Lantern Motor Inn is Mackay, which is 1.4 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Bluewater Lagoon, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • What is the phone number for Lantern Motor Inn?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Lantern Motor Inn, call +61 749 512 188.

  • Does Lantern Motor Inn have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Lantern Motor Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Lantern Motor Inn?

    You can plan to arrive after 2:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Lantern Motor Inn?

    The average price for a night at Lantern Motor Inn found recently is $75 and can go as low as $74/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • What is the distance from Lantern Motor Inn, Mackay to Bluewater Lagoon?

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