Blue Heron Motel

2323 Gold Coast HighwayMermaid Beach4218Australia
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About Blue Heron Motel

Blue Heron Motel is a laid-back motel situated in Mermaid Beach, Australia.

There are a few different room types available. All accommodations provide visitors with amenities such as air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, TVs, minifridges, work desks and tea and coffee making facilities. For people travelling in larger groups, family rooms with bunk beds are also available.

Guests can soak up some sun or splash around in the tropical-style outdoor pool. The property also offers tour assistance, laundry facilities and free on-site parking.

Additionally, for dining options, visitors will enjoy making use of the communal guest kitchen and outdoor barbecue area.

Blue Heron Motel is just a short walking away from local surfing beaches and is also near points of interest such as the SkyPoint Observation Deck, Sea World, Australia Zoo and several area theme and water parks.


2323 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, 4218, Australia
Telephone: +61 756612326 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Supermarket
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 13:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Good location and reasonably priced.

There were several positive remarks about the motel's nice location near the beach and local bus stops, as well as shopping areas. Some guests also said they felt the cost of a night's stay was affordable given the area.

Friendly staff.

Most people who commented on customer service said they found staff members to be friendly and accommodating during the course of their stays.

A few little perks.

People appreciated having access to decent Wi-Fi service. Other guests said they enjoyed having the pool and barbecue areas on-site.

Negative Reviews

May be in need of renovation, better maintenance.

It has been said that the property is a bit old and outdated. There were also negative remarks about housekeeping not being around to clean things up. Some of the issues cited included dirty mirrors, showers and carpets; the stench of cigarette smoke in some of the rooms; linens and bedding not being replaced or changed; and problems with the air conditioners.

Surroundings can get noisy at times.

If noises bother you, you may want to bring along a pair of ear plugs. There were some negative remarks about traffic noise being bothersome at times, as the property sits along a main road. It was also mentioned that other guests can be quite loud until the early hours of the morning.

Issues with insufficient security.

There were some concerns from guests related to poor security on-site, as the doors to the rooms have been said to not always have the best locking systems.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 262 reviews across the web
9.4 /10
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    9.6 /10
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    9.0 /10
9.4 out of 10 based on 262 reviews