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Mariners Waterfront Hotel & Motel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   31 Orient St, Batemans Bay, New South Wales 2536, Australia (Formerly Mariners on the Waterfront)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I stayed here for 1 night in a Superior queen room. The room was immaculate and we could not fault the cleanliness. We had a lovely water View. My daughter is a house maid for a 5 star motel in Canberra and she said she found Mariners immaculate. The grounds are well kept and the location is... More 

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Nuenen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 night. We liked it. Spacious room with good beds. The best time here is early morning were you can enjoy breakfast (with good coffee) and enjoy the view. (Free) parking in front if the hotel.

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Warsaw, Poland
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31 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location is not everything. This motel needs a lot of work. Dirty and worn off room. Terrible smell of some chemicals inside the room. See view combined with children play area and noise. Open pool a bit biger than a bathtub with mould signs below water level clearly visible. Defenitly not something to recomend even for one night.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

During a work assignment in October we spent one night at Mariners Waterfront Hotel & Motel. We arrived late and left early, but from the early start we saw a beautiful sunrise over the water. Good location, the room was ok, simple and clean.

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Canberra, Australia
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123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Maybe not your first choice when in Batemans Bay but definitely worth a stop. We visited the hotel for lunch on a weekend. They have a large dining area (enter to the right of the motel reception) with great views of the river mouth. It's a bistro, with some good pub food. They have the usual steaks, chicken & fish... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stayed two nights and comparing to may other motels (i.e. cooma, jinadbyne, newcastle, fosters) I found the price of the room is quiet higher than the quality of the room. FIrstly the room size is very small including bathroom and spcially the shower corner. The water stream from the shower corner is very slow. The balcony feels nice to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The view from balcony is nice. If you are thinking of a nice sea view it is not. You will see the Clyde river and the bridge over that which means the view is opposite to the sea. The room was small for a family with kid. We really struggled to arrange our staffs at the room. The shower was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We stopped here as a base for enjoying some of the local scenery. The hotel is well positioned on the bay, with views of both the bay and, in select rooms, the ocean. The rooms are of average size, equipped with coffee and tea making supplies, but lack an elevator to getting to the second and third floors. Not an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great views, nice and quiet, close to restaurants amd shops. I enjoyed my stay, very comfortable, the room has everything you need. Comfortable beds, tv, great shower and the views over the water, are beautiful.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Just reviewing the Restaurant. Note that this hotel/motel is a pub and has pub style food. The photo's provided on the web site dramatically overstate the reality. The photographed food is not available and the restaurant/bistro is old with stained carpets and tables. Having said that, the staff were incredibly incredibly helpful in trying to make our visit pleasant offering... More 

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Address: 31 Orient St, Batemans Bay, New South Wales 2536, Australia (Formerly Mariners on the Waterfront)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Batemans Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Mariners Waterfront Hotel & Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Mariners On The Waterfront Hotel Batemans Bay

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