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ARKANA MOTEL

3.5 Star Accommodation - (Self Rated) ARKANA MOTEL
46 FERRY STREET,  MARYBOROUGH,  REGIONAL QLD
All room rates are TAX inclusive listed in AUD$ - (NO BOOKING FEES, NO CARD FEES)
  • Arkana Motel
    Property Details
  • Arkana Motel
    Room Details
Check in time: 1:00 pm
Check out time: 10:00 am
Check in Procedure: If you are arriving later than 9pm, please contact the motel to organise alternative arrangements.
Reception hours: Reception hours are from 0700 to 2100
Ages: Infant 0 - 2 Children 3 - 12
Parking: Off street parking available for all guests. Parking also for coaches, trucks and trailers available.
Description of Arkana Motel:
The Arkana Motel offers superb three and a half star, air-conditioned luxury accommodation in Maryborough. Conveniently located minutes from the city centre, the Arkana Motel is the perfect base to explore the Fraser Coast.

The staff at Arkana Motel pride themselves on giving their guests quality, friendly service in an exceptionally clean and comfortable environment. There are 30 standard, deluxe and family rooms all situated on the ground floor with ample parking right outside your door. Ideal for holiday makers, coach groups and business people.

The Arkana Motel can provide you with a beautifully cooked breakfast as well as snacks and evening meals in the licensed restaurant or delivered right to your room. The Function Centre specialise in weddings, corporate functions, parties and group bookings. Both small parties and larger parties up to 100 guests are catered for. The Conference/Training Room opens onto the landscaped pool area and is a perfect setting for your business and training needs.

Fully organised tours to Maryborough are also offered to experience the charm of a bygone era. You will enjoy a cruise along the Mary River, take a trip on the Mary Ann steam train and visit some of Maryborough’s heritage listed homes, local museums and other places of interest.

The Arkana Motel and Function Centre is family owned and operated by the Carlow/Donaldson family which ensures you receive personal and friendly service
Features of Arkana Motel:
Bar / Lounge
BBQ on site
Cable/Satellite TV
Conference / Meeting Facilities
Drycleaning / Laundry
Guests Laundry
Non Smoking Floors
Parking
Pool Outdoor
Restaurant
Room Service Limited
Tour Desk
Business facilities at Arkana Motel:
Internet access
Facsimile service
Conference/Function facilities
How to get to Arkana Motel:
Plane: Fly into Hervey Bay airport direct from Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne.
Train: Travel to Maryborough West Station
Car: From the south, take the first Maryborough exit and follow through the suburb of Tinana, over the Lamington Bridge and we are 200m on the left, opposite Red Rooster.

From the north, take the 2nd Maryborough exit (Alice Street), follow until you come to Ferry Street (McDonald's) and turn right. We are about 400m on the right, opposite Red Rooster.
Things to do while staying at Arkana Motel:
Maryborough Heritage Gateway/Customs House - Wharf Street
Built in 1901 and opened as a museum in 2001 as part of the Heritage Trails Network. Modern technology takes you back to an era long ago. Delight in the displays depicting local history, the early settlers and the industries they created which formed the region’s economic backbone.

Bond Store - Wharf Street
This museum has been operating since 1993 and illustrates the history of the Port of Maryborough and how the city developed around the port. The Museum holds several displays depicting early immigration. The Bond Store building is an excellent example of a mid-Victorian warehouse.

Brennan & Geraghty’s Store Museum - Lennox Street
Take a peek into the good old days. The museum is a virtual time capsule of more than 100 years of merchandising, dating back to 1871. The store includes unsold stocks of curry powder from the 1890s through to toilet paper from the fifties.

Rosehill Homestead - Rosehill Road
This delightful home, built in 1859 of handmade clay bricks, is furnished with antiques. Overlooking the Mary River, enjoy a tour of the homestead and taste the delicious homemade Devonshire Teas.

Grand Shirl’s Toy and Doll Museum - Walker Street
Grand Shirl’s has an outstanding display of antique dolls and toys from the 1800s.

Maryborough Heritage Centre - Corner Richmond & Wharf Streets
Trace your family history at the Maryborough Heritage Institute or the Maryborough District Family History Society using traditional and modern technology to record and display links with the past. Detailed maps show routes taken by immigrant ships and follow the trails of settlers as they forged into new territory.

Maryborough City Hall - Kent Street
In the very heart of Maryborough is its most recognisable landmark. The City Hall was erected in 1908 and built in the same grand, colonnade style as Brisbane’s City Hall.

Mavisbank - Queen Street
This colonial home is a living museum furnished with antiques and collectables from 1620-1920 and a modest art collection. Evening lamplight tours available.

Rhapsody of Roses - Dunford Road, Grahams Creek
Take a stroll around the tranquil seven acre property and relax amongst the beautifully scented roses. Enjoy the award winning Vittoria coffee range, a Devonshire tea or a light meal in The Rose Farm Store.

Maryborough Heritage City Markets - CBD
Maryborough’s city centre transforms into a bustling hub for the Heritage Markets. Held on Thursdays, vendors display a variety of crafts, gourmet food and produce.
Fraser Coast Heritage Cruises - Wharf Street
Enjoy tea, coffee and cake on board the “Proud Mary” whilst cruising the historic Mary River. There is also a lunchtime cruise available. Bookings essential.

Achievers Walk - Wharf Street
This series of plaques honour residents who, through their achievements, have gone on to become extraordinary Australians.

Maryborough City Whistle Stop Inc.
All aboard the Mary Ann for a unique steam train ride. The Mary Ann operates each Thursday in historic Queens Park, alongside the Mary River, between Sussex and Macalister Streets. It also operates on the last Sunday of each month.
The Whistle Stop Rail Museum at the old Maryborough Railway Station is open each Thursday and on the last Sunday of the month.

Maryborough Light Horse & Military Museum
Affiliated with the Australian Light Horse Association Ltd. and registered with Museums Australia. Phone appointments only.

Heritage City Walking Tours
Discover Maryborough’s colourful past with a one hour guided walk with city ambassador “Mary Heritage”. The walks depart 9am, Monday to Friday, from City Hall in Kent Street.

Bollards
Colourful bollards overlook the Mary River from Macalister Street. They represent a sea captain and family of immigrants landing in 1860.

*** Enjoy our Parks ***

Queens Park - Sussex Street
Over 100 years old, picturesque Queens Park overlooks the Mary River and features a waterfall, lily pond and band rotunda. The Park was vested as a Botanical Gardens Reserve in 1864. Note the many tine trees, including the magnificent Ban Yan Fig, planted about 1900. The park has picnic tables, barbecue facilities, toilets and a children’s play area.

Elizabeth Park Rose Gardens - Kent Street
Take time to smell the roses in Elizabeth Park with over 3000 flowers. The park was a cemetery until 1812.

Anzac Park / Ululah Lagoon - Alice Street

Maaroom
Situated 20km south of Maryborough, along the Cooloola Coast Highway. Maaroom is a small friendly fishing village on the water front with views to Fraser Island. Bring your fishing gear or just enjoy the breathtaking bird and marine life.

Boonooroo / Tuan
Approximately 6 km south of Maaroom, with bowls club, golf course, tennis court, bike and boat hire available, Boonooroo offers more options for recreational pursuits whilst you enjoy the peaceful surrounds of the Great Sandy Strait.

Poona
Another 20km along the coast is the small village of Poona. This quiet peaceful village offers natural surrounds, which can be enjoyed by taking a long walk along the beach, watching the bird life and discovering the region’s wildflowers. Beachfront access gives you a great view across the water to Fraser Island.
• Interconnecting Room at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 7 people.
The room caters for a maximum of 7 Adults and maximum of 6 Children.
Cannot exceed 7 guests in total.
Interconnecting Room consists of 2 motel rooms with an interconnecting door between. First room has a queen bed and 2 single beds and second room has 3 single beds.
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Clock / Radio
Closet
Desk
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Internet Access Wireless / WiF
Iron / Ironing Board
Linen
Non-smoking only
Opening Windows
Pay Television / Foxtel
Refrigerator - bar size
Room Serviced Daily
Satellite / Cable
Shower
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
• Executive Room at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 2 people.
Extra Adults $15.00. Extra Children $15.00.
The room caters for a maximum of 2 Adults and maximum of 2 Children.
Cannot exceed 4 guests in total.
The Executive Room has a queen bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the lounge area. There is a kitchenette with a full-size fridge, sink area and cooking facilities.
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Ceiling Fans
Clock / Radio
Closet
Desk
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Iron / Ironing Board
Linen
Microwave
Non-smoking only
Opening Windows
Pay Television / Foxtel
Refrigerator
Room Serviced Daily
Satellite / Cable
Self Catering - limited kitchen
Shower
Sofa Bed
Table and Chairs
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
• Bed & Breakfast at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 2 people.
The room caters for a maximum of 2 Adults.
Cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
Accommodation is in a King room and price includes a continental breakfast fro 2 people.
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Clock / Radio
Closet
Desk
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Internet Access Wireless / WiF
Iron / Ironing Board
Linen
Non-smoking only
Pay Television / Foxtel
Refrigerator - bar size
Room Serviced Daily
Satellite / Cable
Shower
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
• 2 Night Special at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 2 people.
The room caters for a maximum of 2 Adults.
Cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
2 Night Special includes accommodation in a King room with a FREE continental breakfast for 2 people.
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Clock / Radio
Complimentary Breakfast
Desk
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Internet Access Wireless / WiF
Iron / Ironing Board
Linen
Non-smoking only
Opening Windows
Pay Television / Foxtel
Refrigerator - bar size
Room Serviced Daily
Satellite / Cable
Shower
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
• Double Room at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 2 people.
Extra Adults $12.00.
The room caters for a maximum of 1 Adults.
Cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
Rates are for 1. Maximum occupancy is 2. Bedding configuration is 1 double bed. Extra guest is $12 per night
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Clock / Radio
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Heating
Internet Access Broadband
Internet Access Dial Up
Iron / Ironing Board
Laundry Service
Linen
Refrigerator
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
• King Suite at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 2 people.
The room caters for a maximum of 2 Adults.
Cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
Bedding configuration is 1 King bed. Air-conditioning, TV, tea/coffee making facilities and fridge. Rates are for 2 people. Maximum occupancy of 2.
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Clock / Radio
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Heating
Internet Access Broadband
Internet Access Dial Up
Iron / Ironing Board
Laundry Service
Linen
Refrigerator
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
• Twin Room at Arkana Motel
Rates are for 2 people.
Extra Adults $11.00. Extra Children $11.00.
The room caters for a maximum of 3 Adults and maximum of 1 Children.
Cannot exceed 3 guests in total.
Rate is for 2 people. Maximum occupancy is 3. Extra guest is $11 per night. Bedding configuration is 1 queen/double & single bed or 2 singles or 3 singles. Some Twin Rooms have 2 rooms.
Features:
Air-Conditioning
Clock / Radio
Ensuite
Hairdryer
Heating
Internet Access Broadband
Internet Access Dial Up
Iron / Ironing Board
Laundry Service
Linen
Refrigerator
Tea/Coffee making facilities
Telephone
Television
Room Cancellation policy:
A minimum of 24 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations. Cancellations made within 24 hours of checkin time, forfeit the full amount for the first night cancelled.
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