Potters wins best-rated accommodation in Mackay

Potters Oceanside Motel has been named the top-rated accommodation in The Mackay Region for the second consecutive year, by hotel price comparison site trivago.

The two-year-old establishment was ranked as the third top-rated accommodation in Queensland and seventh overall in Australia.

Potters Oceanside managers Jill and Richard said they were ecstatic with the results and were looking forward to welcoming new and previous travellers.

“Service has always been a priority and we strive to provide more than you would expect from a motel,” Jill said.

“Our goal is to maintain a high standard where guests enjoy their stay enough to share their experience with others.”

General Manager of Mackay Tourism, Tas Webber, said the results show travellers are happy with the hospitality on offer in The Mackay Region.

“The Mackay Region is a friendly place to visit and our tourism operators pride themselves on offering top hospitality, so it is great to see this being highlighted in new results.”

Trivago rated The Mackay Region’s top hotels as:

  1. Potters Oceanside Motel

  2. International Lodge

  3. Mackay Grande Suites

  4. Lanai Riverside Apartments

  5. Coral Cay Resort Motor Inn

  6. Clarion Hotel Mackay Marina

  7. Mackay Rose Motel

  8. Oaks Rivermarque

  9. Cool Palms Motel

  10. Quality Inn Marco Polo 

Each year, trivago analyses combined ratings and reviews of hotels across Australia to find which hotels have the best ratings amongst travellers and which destinations have the highest rated hotels.

The awards are based on 175 million ratings from over 250 booking sites worldwide. Only hotels or accommodation featured on trivago with 300+ reviews are included in the trivago Awards. Only destinations with a minimum of 12 hotels and 1000+ reviews are included in the Awards. Ratings data is based on live figures as at September 2016.

Visit the Potters Oceanside Motel website http://www.pottersoceansidemotel.com.au or visit them on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pottersmotel



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Published: 31 October 2016


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