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Comfort Inn Big Windmill

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168 Pacific Highway S, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a last minute booking, as our hotel we booked was disgusting. I gave them a call at 12pm and they had me in my room by 1pm no fuss. They even had a room accomodating my pet dog. Great friendly service and I'll definitely be staying there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed over night, comfortable room. Edelweiss Restaurant a delight Manager is a gem, knows how provides great customer service. Recommended. You'll receive a friendly welcome and the room was clean and bright.

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Canberra
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a great place for a stop over, especially when travelling with pets. Over the years this property has not failed to provide exceptional service and cleanliness. The restaurant has always and continues to provide great room service. The owners are striving to improve the property, therefore some of the rooms inclusions are 4* surrounded by 3* styling from the... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Hi, and thanks for taking the time to review us. The arch collapse has been a tad inconvenient, but all of our guests have been very understanding and supportive. I will pass your comments on to the Restaurant and we hope to see you back again one day soon. Kind Regards Tracey M More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We were absolutely blown away by the wonderful hospitality shown by the staff here. First of all, this is a motel, don't come here looking for luxurious rooms with an amazing view... You get what you pay for, in this case, you pay quite a little and you get quite a lot! Rooms are spacious, big and comfortable beds (best... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Hi guys, Thanks for your kind review. It was a pleasure to help you both out when you were stranded. We strive to go that bit further to look after all our guests and keep them happy. I hope you enjoyed your stay here in Australia. Kind Regards Tracey M More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This was our third stay as a stop over between Sydney and Gold Coast over the past 6 years. Mum, dad and four kids aged between 8 & 14. Just can't beat the size of the room, the separate rooms, shower, the pool, and the friendly service. Do yourself a favour as well, if you stay here, try the restaurant... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Hi Mirrors, Thanks for your review. Its lovely to hear from our repeat guests that they will continue to stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you all back for your fourth stay. Kind Regards Tracey M More 

Brisbane, Australia
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107 reviews 107 reviews
76 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Have stayed here many times and its always been good. This time we requested two rooms side by side and as close to the restaurant as possible as my elderly Mother was traveling with us. Management obliged and we were most appreciative. It does have to be said though these rooms are not a patch on those we've had during... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Hi Murray, Thank you for your review. I am sorry you weren't quite satisfied with your room this stay. Most of our budget rooms have been upgraded with new bathrooms, but we still do have a few to finish. If ever you need transport around the property, please don't hesitate to ask us for a buggy transfer to make it... More 

Macksville, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This Motel in located on the Pacific Highway Coffs Harbour South five minutes from Coffs Harbour Shopping center and ten minutes to Coffs Harbour foreshores. It is set well back off the road and you do not hear the road traffic, it is all one story on the flat. You are made feel very welcome and the staff are all... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Hi Pamela, What a lovely review. Thank you so much for taking the time to let others know about our friendly staff and spotless rooms. The expansive grass areas are especially loved by our "pet" guests. We hope to welcome you back sometime soon. Kind Regards Tracey M More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Great location. Rooms clean and reasonable size. Great hot water on the showers. The Bavarian restaurant food is to die for. Would return just for the food. People most helpful as we had a long car trailer on the back of our ute Nothing was to much trouble

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Hi Sandy, Thank you for your kind comments. We are a friendly bunch here at the Big Windmill and take great pride in our clean rooms and delicious food from the Edelweiss Restaurant. Our expansive grounds make it easy for guests with vans or trailers to park hassle free. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Tracey M More 

Brewarrina, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Wife and I stayed at the Big windmill last weekend. Was advised by a colleague after I'd booked that had me concerned. However I was pleasantly surprised by the room. We stayed towards the back of the complex in a deluxe queen room. No noise and exceptionally clean room. Despite my early reservations the room turned out to be great... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its lovely to get such great feedback. I will make sure to pass on your kind comments to our fantastic housekeeping team, and hopefully we can welcome you again in the near future Kind Regards Tracey M More 

australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

The highway location and 24hr check-in was our main reason for x2 overnight stays. The automated check-in machine, meant we didn't have to push ourselves with driving and could arrive at anytime with no booking. Doesn't look like much from the outside, but the rooms were spacious and clean! Beds were comfortable with good hotel quality linen. We were in... More 

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General M, General Manager at Comfort Inn Big Windmill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Our convenient 24 hour Kiosk check in is perfect for those who need somewhere to stop late at night. I am glad you found it to your liking. Our small breakfast cafe is being upgraded to include an outdoor dining area and we hope to finish that in the next fortnight.... More 

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