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Shearing Shed Motor Inn

31 Cobra Street, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
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Ranked #10 of 14 Dubbo B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lithgow
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motel is right across the road from McDonalds and Subway,a local pizza store and a short stroll to shops. Rooms are good value and reasonably well equipped,building is getting on a bit now but still fine,owners are easy to deal with and very friendly. There is a nice pool out front,and there is plenty to do and see in Dubbo,would... More

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Varsity Lakes, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Have stayed twice in last few months, good location,no traffic noise, 100 metres to many fast food restaurants including a great pizza shop. Motel is not new but is clean and tidy. Owner is extremely accommodating, nothing is too much trouble. Excellent breakfast is include in tariff.

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Woy Woy, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Dirty, filthy and disappointing. Tired and outdated, old towels, old sheets, grime everywhere. Tired and old I am ok with but the tired the cleaner it needs to be and then the towels and bedding need to be fantastic. Bed was lumpy and awful, shower head spurted sideways and the door was very hard to open. Will not stay here... More

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Tamworth, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Pros: hosts are lovely, accommodating and helpful; room was perfect for our needs, decent size and great layout; great location within walking distance to the CBD etc.,great pool, extremely good price. Cons: floor was filthy, our feet went black just walking around and your feet stuck to the tiles, easily rectified by wearing shoes inside (not our norm); people always... More

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Stayed here recently for business. Although the nightly rate is on the low side it was disappointing. Room was tired, out dated furniture in the room I was provided. The bathroom, a pool of water on floor near the toilet surprised me. I couldn't establish where it was from. The whole experience left me cold as the air conditioning unit... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

That photo of the Shearing Shed is nothing like a room I've seen at the place! The bed was nothing like that and old lamps were beside the beds not those fittings shown in the photo. Don't think I'd stay again.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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108 reviews 108 reviews
29 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The people were very friendly, however we found this Motor Inn in need of a makeover and updating. The carpet was so disgusting we didn't want to take our shoes off. The breakfast was not very appetising but the owners were very friendly and helpful

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Southport, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Cheerful welcome from staff member, Very large clean room with comfortable bed,large clean bathroom. On busy Cobra Street but no traffic noise.Food outlets and restaurants within walking distance.We dined at Rose Garden Thai Restaurant with local family members.Fantastic meal with wine and beer. Room rate was less than we have been paying and fair. Car parking is at the door... More

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Recently stayed for one night on our return to Melbourne from Queensland. We'd had car trouble throughout the day so was happy just to make it to Dubbo before dark. The rate was cheaper than the Aberdeen Sundowner just up the road and seemed much quieter too. The shower was good, no noise to disturb us and we had a... More

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The Entrance, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

My husband and I did the Dubbo trip and decided on the Shearing Shed..Was a great decision the rooms are clean and the hosts are marvelous so friendly and can't seem to do enough for you. Congratulations on a well run establishment

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Address: 31 Cobra Street, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Dubbo
Amenities:
Free Parking Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Dubbo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 23
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