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Amadeus – GD MKYAMI Sabre – GD 122596 Galileo/Apollo – GD A5673 Worldspan – GD ALARA



Relaxing Pleasure

The Alara Motor Inn staff are dedicated to providing you with exceptional, friendly service ensuring you an enjoyable and comfortable stay.    

The Alara Motor Inn is a beautifully presented hotel, located 3 minutes drive from the heart of Mackay on the main thoroughfare of Nebo Road (Highway 1).

Mackay is located halfway between Cairns and Brisbane along the Bruce Highway centrally located on the coast and close to the  Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. 

The property boasts a saltwater swimming pool with a cool spa, 16 HD Foxtel channels, Undercover parking, free wireless internet, and a guest laundry with coin operated washing machine and dryer. 

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Enjoy & Remember Great Times with us

      It was a last minute decision to find a hotel that would accommodate our family of 5 for the night. We stumbled across Alara while searching for somewhere to stay and boy are we glad we did. Due to travelling with a trailer we are...More

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      Receptionist was very nice we were able to check in prior to the specified time the room was very nice and clean the bathroom was very clean and there were a lot of space for luggage it had microwave toaster and the owners were very...More

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      We turned up at Alara when we couldn't get accommodation at 2 or the places we tried. So glad we knocked on reception desk. We ended up having an absolute hoot with Bruce & Heidi. Room was clean and comfortable and our eyes were too...More

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      Stayed overnight on a northbound drive from Brisbane- Cairns. Booked on the road via, so easy! Didn’t check the reception closing times as we were pretty tired. Thankfully Kerrie called to advise where they would leave the keys as they were closing up. We...More

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Dining Service

The Seawinds Restaurant at the Alara Motor Inn is an A-la-Carte, fully licensed restaurant, open to our guests as well as the public.

We pride ourselves in serving excellent quality meals with exceptional service.

We also have a fine selection of wines to complement your dining experience.

Our Restaurant is open for dinner Monday to Thursday evening from 5:00pm, Room Service is also available.

Room Service breakfast is also available to guests 7 Days a Week.