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Alice Motor Inn

Certificate of Excellence
27 Undoolya Rd, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
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Alice Motor Inn
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Ranked #2 of 15 Hotels in Alice Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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22 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We stopped at this motel over night when driving from Darwin to Melbourne. The rooms were great size, clean, comfortable and quiet. Had a really decent sleep as the beds were very comfortable. Air con was good - the rooms had all the basic amenities. Motel itself was good. Swimming Pool, Laundry and my favourite was the communal kitchen. That... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

not a modern motel by a long shot but really well set up & really spacious rooms. the room we had was a large with a full kitchen & two queen beds. the shared facilities all worked & were easily accessible so you don't have to go into the middle of town looking for a laundry etc. just a relaxing... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Room was good with a big bed and a single. Bathroom was also good but had a slight smell to it. Fridge didn't work to well and the freezer section was literally full of ice and unusable! Football/cricket club down the road was a good spot for dinner after a swim in the pool. The complex has two security gates... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This is an older motel style property. Stayed here both sides of a 3 day camping trip to Uluru. It is about a 15 minute walk to town. It looks further than it is. There are several restaurants on the way. There is luggage storage available and the basic DIY morning breakfast is set out late the night before for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The motel offered good value for money; we had a clean spacious room with a comfortable bed, fridge and tea/coffee making facilities. We stayed at the motel before going on a 3 day trip to Uluru; the motel is well set up for people taking these kinds of trips as provides luggage storage facilities, and an early do it yourself... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Stayed here before and after a 3 night tour to Uluru. found it to be well run with pleasant and helpful staff. The swimming pool was a bonus. Motel was a 15 min walk to town , but local sports club did good food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

When writing a review one has to take into account the overall economics of the area and calibrate accordingly. This is the context when I write this review. Australia is expensive - no doubt. But for AUD 90 - this is the best bang for your buck when you're in Alice. I do not nitpick the oldness of the place,... More 

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AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Bankergirl1016 Thank you very much for your concise review of our motel. My staff and I endeavour to keep our older style Motel in as excellent condition as we can possibly achieve. I am pleased to advise that we have had additional boosters set up around the property to increase our WiFi connection and I am pleased with the... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Never have I been so misled by a Trip Advisor favorable reco. Our room was a wreck. The door was falling off its hinges and would barely close. The curtains were tattered. The tile in the bathroom patched and cracked. The list goes on but you get the point. See the attached pics if you doubt this report. It is... More 

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AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Glen B I was very saddened to read your recent review of our establishment. I do remember you checking in and I do remember that I accommodated you in one of our very nice rooms. Room 13 has always been a very popular room with our guests. There is NO door hanging off it's hinges in that room and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Chose the family room. Spent four nights. Clean, spacious. Complimentary breakfast and kitchen. The only thing to watch out for, the room service is only fresh towels. For $80 a night for a couple very good value. 10 minutes walking distance to town and a good little pool.

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AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear wanderingdenise Thank you for your feedback and kind review of our Motel. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and I apologise that we do not full service rooms daily. If you were to stay for a week or longer, one of your chosen days would be allocated to full service where the room is completely cleaned, linens removed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Simple, but very clean rooms, nice swimming pool, an all day breakfast in the kitchen (corn-flex, bread, jam, oj, ex), and a computer are all very nice, and for a really good price. But what makes this place worth while is the amazing stuff- always willing to help- weather it to brow a fly net or to book a tour,... More 

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AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Noa S Well thank you very much for your positive review. I am so glad you found our establishment to be clean and comfortable, and that you found our complimentary services such as our kitchen, breakfast selection, computer and swimming pool all very nice. And thank you kindly for your lovely comments regarding my staff and I. We always... More 

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