Welcome To Rubyvale

Visiting Kangaroos

Holidaying Couples - Stay in total comfort while you discover the fun and adventure of the Sapphire Gemfields in Rubyvale Central Queensland. Conveniently located, Rubyvale Motel & Holiday Units is an oasis for guests wanting spacious, peaceful surrounds and superb comfort.

Rubyvale Motel is rated 'Excellent' on Trip Advisor with a score of 5/5 for

Location, cleanliness, service and value:   

'Certificate of Excellence'

We are also rated 9.6 by Booking.com with a Certificate of Excellence.


Michael & Jane Taylor, the business owners and hosts, also have a Sapphire and Jewellery Business: Taylors Fine Sapphires. You can browse in their shop for Australian Sapphires and Quality Jewellery or have your special Sapphire appraised for faceting.


Michael and Jane are passionate about Australian Sapphires, the Sapphire Gemfields and with over 32yrs experience in Rubyvale, are more than happy to help you plan your ideal Gemfields visit.


Your Place

Accommodation options for holidaying couples include:

Motel, Fully Self Contained Units with separate bedrooms; or Deluxe Spa Motel Units.

All scattered over 3 acres of landscaped Gardens in a bushland setting - ensuring privacy, peace and tranquility.

The perfect get-a-away and base to enjoy fossicking on the Gemfields.

Enjoy the Verandah
Unique Sapphire Jewellery


Experience the thrill of finding your own precious Sapphire. Hear about famous Sapphires found not only by miners but amateurs or ‘Fossickers’

Do some Sapphire fossicking yourself. 


Or browse our onsite Jewellery Shop

Taylors Fine Sapphires.

Night Sky Observatory

The ‘Gems by Day, Jewels by Night’ Observatory Session is a fascinating tour into the wonders of the night sky above the Sapphire Gemfields.

The sessions are for Adults staying at the Rubyvale Motel. Bookings are essential.

While the sapphires take up your day activities, the outback sky provides diamond nights.

Gems By Day Jewels by Night Observatory


Melissa and I have stayed twice recently and would happily stay again, the rooms were neat, tidy, spacious and well equipped.

We spoke with both Michael and Jane who were excellent hosts. One of the main attractions to the area are the gems. 

- Brendan H.

I'm here to answer any questions you have. 

rubyvaleholiday@bigpond.com | Tel: (07) 49854 518


Jane and Michael Taylor

35 Heritage Road Rubyvale 

Queensland  4702


Contact us today or use the Book Now buttons above for instant bookings
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Opening hours: 8am to 6pm
We are also contactable out of hours

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