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Beach Drive Motel

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24 Beach Rd, Batemans Bay, New South Wales 2536, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 15 Hotels in Batemans Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cootamundra, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We book on line and what a great find. we found a very clean and comfortable room. we met Chris and he was very obliging and friendly. the motel couldn't do enough for us.. the location is great with a walk to two clubs and main shops of Batemans Bay....totally recommend a visit if need somewhere to stay in the... More 

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Steve & Kathy Thank you for the positive review and for accepting us for what we are, a Budget Motel offering reasonably priced accommodation. Our Deluxe rooms are much larger than the Standard Budget rooms and are suited to Guests seeking that extra space with a bigger fridge and TV. We are also pleased that you enjoyed the Free... More 

Croyde, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shabby motel, showing its age, how this could be described as luxury is beyond me. This kind of offering lets Australia down. Batemans Bay is wonderfully situated, yet the town is dire, cheap,and uninspiring. Could not leave soon enough. Sort yourself out.

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Jonathan282 What a dire review!!! We are not sure where you got the 'luxury' tag from as we are a Budget Motel and don’t pretend to be anything else. We cater for a variety of people from all cultures and most of our Guests are happy to accept us for what we are. Usually guests come directly to us... More 

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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here 15 years ago and decided to stay again. Very comfortable and clean. Bathrooms have been renovated breakfast delivery to room was a bonus. Great value and reception staff very helpful and nothing was any trouble

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear 'Michandchrislee' We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at our Budget Motel and wish to thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We wish you both well and look forward to your next visit. More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Very helpful and friendly owner. Family room was a good size nice and neat and clean. Pretty comfy beds and the air con worked really well. Value for money would definitely stay again. Walking distance to town good fishing for the kids directly across the road.

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear 'Roxystars' Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We are pleased your stay at our Budget Motel was enjoyable and we look forward to your next visit. Wishing you all the best. More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Convenient motel and in walking distance to the town centre and marina. Just far enough away from all the bars and noise. Chris, the owner, was welcoming and polite and would do anything for you. Rooms are very large, great facilities with a large fridge, great TV and the rooms are clean daily. What a fabulous stay and we highly... More 

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Christopher C, Manager at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Christina & Cameron We are pleased you both had an enjoyable stay with use from 05.01.15 to 08.01.15 and appreciate you taking the submit a lovely review. Our larger Deluxe rooms are quite popular for Guests wanting more space, a bigger TV and fridge and we are grateful that our Budget Motel met your expectations during your 4 day... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I was in Batemans Bay a few days back for work and looked on my phone for a cheap motel on arrival. The Beach Drive Motel came up and looked pretty good. So I rang and got a room for $89. I was a little sceptical, but on arrival found this is a "great little motel". The room was a... More 

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Gary, Thank you for taking the time to submit a review following your stay on Monday 17.11.14. We appreciate your feedback and are your appreciation of our Budget Motel as we try very hard to offer affordable accommodation at a reasonable price. Wish you all the best. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I recently stayed at the Beach Drive Motel, I found the motel very well priced and the owners are really friendly. I travel a lot for work and have stayed at numerous motels in my travels and I found the rooms to be very clean and more than adequate for a budget motel, they also have free Foxtel and wifi.... More 

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Shane Thank you for the positive review following your recent stays on Friday 07.11.14 and Monday 10.11.14. We wish you all the very best and look forward to your next visit in the New Year. More 

Tomerong, New South Wales, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We got caught out and needed a place to stay close to central batemans bay(walking distance).The Beach Drive staff were very helpfull even gave us the option of hard or soft mattress.The courtyard layout keeps traffic noise to a minimum.Free foxtel ,Wi Fi and friendly service for under a hundred bucks a night we will be going back.

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Steve & Michelle Thank you for taking the time to submit your positive review following your stay on Monday 03.11.14. We really appreciate the positive aspects of comments from Guest's who accept our Motel for what it is, affordable budget accommodation. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and wish you both all the very best. More 

Bermagui, Australia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
49 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I needed the cheapest room I could find in Batemans Bay as we were arriving at 8pm and leaving at 5am so only needed a good night rest. This place had the cheapest room I could find, on a Wednesday night in October it was $99 which was EXPENSIVE! I have no idea why Batemans Bay is so expensive, I... More 

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Wendy, Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. Upon check-in I did inform you that the mattress was firm (not 'hard') and you were happy to accept the room. We have a variety of mattress styles to try to cater for Guest's preferences wherever possible. Not too sure about the noise as it was a Wednesday... More 

Ontario
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this seafront motel. We chose a basic room and it met our needs. The room was clean, and the bed was comfortable. Tea and coffee-making facilities were available in the room. The bathroom was spotless and there was lots of hot water for our showers. The owner was pleasant, knowledgeable and helpful. The room... More 

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Christopher C, Owner at Beach Drive Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the glowing review. We are glad your stay was enjoyable and that our Budget Standard room met your requirements. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Australia and wish you both all the very Best. More 

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