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The Boat Harbour Motel

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Corner Campbell and Wilson Street, Wollongong, New South Wales NSW 2500, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 13 Wollongong B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I just checked out and felt a need to review.At checkin the room that I booked with 1 double bed and 1 single bed was not allocated to me,the comment was for 2 people that's all you get,the bed was a tiny DOUBLE bed .no offer to bring up an extra bed nothing,comment was we are full.i paid $155 for... More

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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room was quite clean and tidy, with a small kitchenette, TV and table with two chairs. Booked as a twin room, we got a standard size motel room with a queen bed and a single bed jammed in. The single bed was placed in front of the sliding glass door. Air con was ancient so didn't dare to use it,... More

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a few hours drive south of Sydney is Wollongong a nice little town by the sea. To get there you have the option of driving through the National Park along the cliff tops looking out over the ocean. We stayed at the Boat Harbour Motel located within very easy walking distance of the small harbour. The Motel is clean... More

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Durban, South Africa
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel is well positioned on the seafront. The setting is superb and there is a promenade to walk along. The rooms are basic but quite adequate. The restaurant is excellent and the staff very willing to oblige in any way. We were there for only one night.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
20 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed here one night recently as we needed to be in town for a 2 day event for my daughter. The motel could certainly do with a refurb, however was very clean, staff were friendly and the location is great. Step across the road to Wollongong Harbour, walk left or right for great views and plenty of eating options. The... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

You could not get a better located motel in Wollongong. Lovely outlook and helpful staff. Unfortunately we were there on a Saturday night and there was a very loud party next door (not the fault of the motel) this went until 3 in the morning. The building has very little sound attenuation so it was very noisy in the room.... More

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Cobar, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Very friendly reception. After ringing a few motels in Wollongong settled on this one because of price. Didn't want anything over the top because only arrived after 8 and just really wanted a bed! Room was on third floor so great view. Bed comfy and room was clean. I like it when there is a separate sink for water for... More

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
40 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We had an Ocean View room, requested a Queen Bed ( not all have queens, the majority apparently have just doubles), and a single bed for our son @ $195 for a Saturday night. The room was newly renovated, clean, very comfortable and with a great view over to the lighthouse. The bed was comfortable, the shower had good water... More

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Sydney, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

My fiancée and I stayed the 13 th of April 2014, we had a good view of the harbour from our room, walking distance to restaurants. Check-in was ok, we were given a room that was occupied ( an honest mistake ) however, Lydia from housekeeping was kind enough to get us the key to our new room ( we... More

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Canberra, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

My wife and I, along with a number of other couples, met for a 3 night stay at the Boat Harbour Motel, as we have for several years. The setting for the motel is superb, and we select rooms that overlook the Wollongong boat harbour, with mature Norfolk pine trees in the foreground. The rooms are of ample size, all... More

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Address: Corner Campbell and Wilson Street, Wollongong, New South Wales NSW 2500, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Wollongong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Boat Harbour Motel 3*
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