Overview of Novena Palms Motel

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3.9 / 5Good
433 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Free airport shuttle


What's nearby

Popular LocationEagle Farm Racecourse5 min drive
Popular LocationSt Joseph's Nudgee College6 min drive
RestaurantEat Street Northshore8 min drive
AirportBrisbane, QLD (BNE)9 min drive

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  • Basic Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Triple Room, 1 Bedroom, Kitchenette

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Standard Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area


Near a train station, Novena Palms Motel is in an area with great airport proximity. King George Square and Story Bridge are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Roma Street Parkland and South Bank Parklands. Enjoy an event or a match at Brisbane Entertainment Centre, and consider making time for Eagle Farm Racecourse—a top attraction that's not to be missed.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Eagle Farm Racecourse - 5 min drive
  • Portside Wharf - 5 min drive
  • St Joseph's Nudgee College - 6 min drive
  • Nudgee Golf Club - 7 min drive
  • Brisbane Cruise Terminal - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Brisbane Northgate Station - 14 min walk
  • Brisbane, QLD (BNE) - 9 min drive


  • Eat Street Northshore - 8 min drive

About this property

Novena Palms Motel

4-star motel with restaurant and outdoor pool
Along with a restaurant, this motel has an outdoor pool and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and free airport drop-off are also provided. All 20 rooms feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include balconies or patios, room service (during limited hours) and coffee/tea makers.
Novena Palms Motel offers 20 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Accommodation at this 4-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free in-room WiFi has a 2-device limit

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Limited parking spaces
Free drop-off airport shuttle from 6:00 AM to 8:30 AM
Airport shuttle at scheduled times

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee weekdays 8:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 10-25 per person
1 restaurant
Room service available

Things to do

Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool


No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage

Languages spoken





If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities


Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains


Free toiletries


TV channels
Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker

Outdoor space

Balcony or patio


Iron/ironing board
Laptop-friendly workspace



Check-in between 2 PM and 8 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (8 AM - 10 AM) and Monday - Sunday (2 PM - 8:00 PM)
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times from 6:00 AM to 8:30 AM
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements
This property offers airport shuttle drop-off service at 6:15 AM, 7 AM, 7:40 AM, and 8:30 AM from Monday-Friday, and 6:15 AM, 7 AM, and 7:40 AM on Saturdays.


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types


Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 10 and AUD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: AUD 45.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 45.00 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Free in-room WiFi has a 2-device limit

Property is also known as

Novena Palms Motel Northgate
Novena Palms Motel
Novena Palms Northgate
Novena Palms

Frequently asked questions

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Rooms were clean. Staff friendly and accommodating. Appearance from the road was concerning however the rooms were just fine.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This place was a great find. Stayed there as we arrived in Brisbane at night before we left for a trek up to Hervey Bay. Staff were great, breakfast was good and the room perfect for that one night stay over.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very clean, good aircon and close to the airport, but not noisy.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very quiet venue. Enjoyed having outdoor patio. Great to have microwave, toaster etc. convenient location, close to airport.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020


  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
  • Disliked: Amenities

Cold water shower, otherwise everything else was ok

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020