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Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth

519 Armidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel has had some bad reviews in the past but is apparently under new management. I stayed for 2 nights and the staff were friendly and the room was quiet, clean and comfortable. It is not a high end motel but provides good budget accommodation. Comfortable bed, big screen TV with Foxtel and a nice clean bathroom. Free WiFi.... More

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Callala Bay, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

It is a pity we didn't check the room properly on arrival. Room, on first impressions was reasonable. Travelled back into Tamworth for sightseeing and evening meal and entertainment. When arrived back at motel, used the toilet by lifting the seat to find dried excrement on the outer bowl and under the seat. Loved the sanitary seal label. Had shower... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Don't believe the negative reviews. I have travelled and found people complain about hotels everywhere. I found the staff helpful and the rooms very tidy and good value for money. DVD players, Laundry Powder and amenities are provided. If you like a visit to a Country Town, this place is very good. Alot of hotels don't provide half the stuff... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

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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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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Bingara, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
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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
4 helpful votes 4 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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Address: 519 Armidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Tamworth
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