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El Paso Motor Inn

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   29 Clarence St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Ranked #12 of 41 Hotels in Port Macquarie
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

They have done a lot to improve this motel in Center of the city and on the river. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The restaurant which is a separate business is also good the dinners are nice . I would suggest the breakfast which is included in the room is not adequate. I would recommend you pay a... More

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Caves Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed here and reviewed it before. Vicki the owner is lovely and can't do enough for you. I am updating my last review as they have been renovating and it is looking really beautiful. Most of the rooms are finished now and they are very comfortable. Small kitchenette, large flat screen TV and free wifi. Breakfast is basic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at El Paso for a night on the way back from Byron to Sydney. The staff were really lovely and helpful and we were lucky enough to get into one of the newly renovated rooms. The room was very tidy, smelt fresh and the beds were comfy cosy. Great value for money, great location in town centre and close... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time holidaying in port macquarie & was not quite sure on this place. Once I arrived all the staff was really helpful with all my questions! Perfect Location! Awesome restaurant. Clean rooms! I can not fault it, will definitely be returning!

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

So happy to see that The El Paso and Port Macquarie ticked all your boxes. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Grafton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at the El Paso for 3 nights with our Senior Citizens group - could not have found a better spot. Right in the centre of town - walk to everything. Rooms excellent, Dining was great, staff went out of their way to help - particularly with some of our older members , they carried everything for them to and... More

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your pleasant response, I will be sure to pass it onto staff. It is all about Location Location Location, where guests can walk to almost everything. Staff are happy to help carry bags too and from rooms, and guests only have to ask should they require any assistance. We are nearing completion of a major renovation which... More

Wyong, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here o'night, had to lug our suitcase up 5 flights, and down again next day. Really inconvenient and frustrating for elderly people. They did apologise with notices pinned up - but.........too late once you are there. Room was nice and very clean, though new ensuite could have been configured better. No door on shower, water still pours out, towel... More

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr and Mrs Mitchell, Thank you for your email and sorry for any inconvenience you had to endure during your stay with us. You are correct we are near the end of a fairly major renovation of the El Paso Motor Inn which will include as you mentioned a lift to all floors and our lift is currently under... More

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57 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed again for 2 nights at El Paso Motor Inn, which is the third time I have stayed here. The room was one of the original (i.e. non-renovated) rooms and had a small kitchenette with a microwave. As it is nearly 5 years since my first review of El Paso, to reiterate some of the great features of El... More

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

At the El Paso we offer different levels of accommodation, from our budget rooms to mid range rooms or fully renovated rooms with private balconies, we do offer something for everybody. I see from your comments that we "ticked many of the boxes" that guests require when travelling and I have noted your comments on the missing coat hook and... More

Sydney, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When ever I visit Port Macquarie I always stay at The El Paso Motor Inn. It is in an extremely convenient location near the centre of town and has a great outlook over the bay. The walking track along the break wall is sensational any time of the year. The motel itself has recently gone through major renos and has... More

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Leigh for your kind remarks. We receive many positive comments about our location being right in town and so close to everything, yes our major renovation is almost complete with work commenced on our long awaited lift - very exciting. I will pass your comments onto the chef and staff of the Waterfront Restaurant and we do look... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the middle of town, El Paso is undergoing a makeover. The room I had had been updated with a nice new bathroom. Everything else in the room was good, but the desk needs some lighting above it. The room lights just don't provide enough for you to work for too long. I hope they are going to update... More

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

Yes our location is so close to everything, cafe's, shopping, river walks, The Glasshouse entertainment area, and many other tourist amenities. We are comming to the end of a major renovation and room lighting is something we take very seriously and constantly experiment with the latest technology for best easy usage. Thank you for your constructive comments. More

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We attended a large family wedding at Port Macquarie and many of the family stayed at the El Paso Motor Inn. The owners were very friendly and accommodating, as we arrived early and were able to book in straight away. The rooms were clean and comfortable and the included breakfast was great value. The El Paso is perfectly situated within... More

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Bill M, Manager at El Paso Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and great to hear you received an early check in for the wedding. Our location is a major reason many guests book to stay at the Iconic El Paso Motor Inn and then there are other added benefits, some of which you have mentioned and many many more. We look forward to seeing you again... More

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Address: 29 Clarence St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — El Paso Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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