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Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth

519 Armidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
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Ranked #27 of 30 hotels in Tamworth
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner is mean, the rooms are crappy. Not what they say is in the rooms terrible food in the resturant as well taste like its been reheated in the microwave also the beds are uncomfortable and bad to sleep on

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Adelaide City
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Despite the bad reviews, my stay at the Colonial Inn Motel was very pleasant & for only $79, it is Great Value.!! :) After reading the bad reviews, I did had my concerns. Understanding some visitors may have had too much expectations from a "3.5 star" Motel, bad reviews is expected. Traveling solo from Queensland into South Australia, I needed... More

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Lismore
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

We booked in advance online but couldn't find it upon arrival because they'd had a blackout so were driving around looking for somewhere else then they called and said power was back. We checked in and immediately noticed a hole the size of a tennis ball on the fly screen of a front window which had been left open (it... More

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Bingara, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Upon arriving after the time I had advised I would, the room wasn't ready as they were painting it. There was a bit of confusion & then they moved me into another room. I paid $79 for the room & think for the price, it was reasonable. It was clean & comfortable. I had access to the communal laundry with... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Anyone who experienced a good time here obviously did not talk to owner Sheena who is rude and treats her guests as a burdon...DO NOT BOOK A ROOM HERE..They claim breakfast included but did not receive it.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Booked a family room for four. Room was OK but the reception staff was totally indifferent at check in. Plenty of signs advising that on site Bistro would open at 6 pm. But by 6.30 pm door was locked. On enquiry told by this same person that you had to reserve and as we had not done so she had... More

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sydney
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

The lovely young employee and room attendant who checked me in was left to her own devices, management not around at check in time. My room in the cheaper annexe, not facing the pool, was delightfully furnished with retro trimmings and the aircon was excellently quiet and powerful in the extreme heat - that was a big plus. There's no... More

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Portarlington, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Stay far away from this motel, Extremely rude and unreasonable. As soon as i had paid i knew i made a mistake. Flea ridden bed, the smell of sewerage was disgusting when you sat outside. I have now read some other reviews and I agree with them all so wont go on about it. So much potential for the right... More

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

We had booked to stay at this motel for one night as we were travelling through from QLD to Victoria. On the day that we were meant to check in, our car broke down on the way to Tamworth, so my husband called to cancel our booking, as we would not be able to make it that day. After explaining... More

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Condobolin, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

They ripped us off. 1. they double booked us and charged us. 2, Were not available to let us in on the first night even though we informed us of our late arrival. Said there would be a key and note out for us- none of the above, by this time it was ten 10 pm and we were forced... More

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

Facts are, guest arrived late, rang and was rang back, text messages exchanged and we were told they didn't want room first night. They came back second night to stay with us then decided they were heading home early and left. They had booked 2 rooms the first night one direct, the other over the internet, they were abusive about... More

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Address: 519 Armidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Tamworth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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