Nestled in the heart of Brisbane and just 7 minutes’ drive from Brisbane Airport, Novena Palms Motel features an outdoor swimming pool and is in a convenient location, just an 8-minute drive from the Brisbane Entertainment Center at Boondall and a 12-minute walk from Northgate train station. It offers a free airport drop-off service from Monday-Saturday.

Each air-conditioned room has a microwave, refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities. All rooms are decorated in neutral colors and include a flat-screen TV. Free Wifi is available limited to two devices per room.

Shuttle service operates Mon-Friday 6:15am, 7:15am, 8:15am and 9:30am only
Saturday 6:15am, 7:15am, 8:15am only
We do not operate the shuttle service on Sun or Public Holidays

Car storage(guests only) $10.00+gst per day

Our cancellation policies are 48Hrs prior to the booking and cancellation fee applies if less than 48hrs.

We do not operate the airport drop-off service at 9:30am on a Saturday.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

Novena Palms Motel has been welcoming guests since Apr 29, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 king bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hello, Is the shuttle bus to the airport from the hotel operating at the moment? I plan on booking a room for Tuesday 27/10 I fly out 28/10 09:00 am
    Our first shuttle leaves at 6.15 am , 7 am , 7.40 am and 8.30 am . Its 7 minutes to airport
    Answered on 22 February 2021
  • Hi we would be flying in from the uk so the plane lands after 10pm is it possible for late check in for our one night stay
    Yes, for late arrivals after 8PM we will send you a code to the lock box your key is in.
    Answered on 28 February 2020
  • Hi what time airport shuttle run early morning
    6.15 , 7am, 7.40 and 8.30 am
    Answered on 9 March 2021
  • We are considering a booking on the 8th/9th March. Question 1: How close is the motel to Northgate Station, as I have an appoint in the CBD. Question ..
    Thank you for your enquiry Brodie, Northgate Station is 8-10 minute walk from property. Car and boat parking will not be a problem
    Answered on 4 February 2021
  • can you offer late check out 2pm?
    late check out to 12.45 Cost $65 dollars
    Answered on 13 May 2022
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Amenities of Novena Palms Motel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Garden view
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenware
  • Microwave
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Novena Palms Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


1:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 30 per child, per night
Crib upon request
AUD 10 per child, per night
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 30 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos Novena Palms Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 2.0% charge when you pay with any card.

Shuttle service times:
Monday to Friday 6:15am, 7:15am, 8:15am and 9:30am only
Saturday 6:15am, 7:15am, 8:15am only
Our complimentary shuttle service does not opperate on Sundays or Public holidays.
There is no shuttle services from the airport

A surcharge of AU $45 applies for arrivals before check-in hours. All requests for early arrival are subject to confirmation by the property.

Office hours Each day of the week 9.00am to 10.00am and 2.00pm to 6.00pm only

Customers that make a last minute booking and are arriving after 6pm and do not have the code for the key safe, we will definitely send the code for the safe on the day of your arrival. Please note that if you have not received the code on the day, we have an after hours number on the board.
For customers that have already notified of their arrival after 6:00 pm, we will issue the key code to collect your key by email please allow at least 24hrs to get your code.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Novena Palms Motel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Novena Palms Motel

  • The prices at Novena Palms Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Novena Palms Motel include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Twin
    • Single

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Novena Palms Motel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Novena Palms Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Swimming pool

  • Novena Palms Motel is 5.6 miles from the center of Brisbane.