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Golden Reef Motor Inn

186 McIvor Highway, Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia (Formerly Sundowner Bendigo Golden Reef)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

An older but well kept property. We stayed overnight in a family room. Very clean rooms. Kids loved the spa & pool. Hosts were lovely. Well priced & conveniently located across the road from a local club/bistro. Would definitely stay again.

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Brooke B, Owner at Golden Reef Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We have just finished renovating one family room and about to do the second family room. Next time you come to stay with us please asked for one of the renovated family rooms. You will love it as we do. More 

Tarwin Lower, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

When in Bendigo we have previously stayed elsewhere, but this time 'our usual' was booked & not disappointed at all that it was! Our room was exceptionally clean, very spacious, good amenities, comfy bed etc. Although there was breakfast available (we didn't use), the choices available were varied & the prices were reasonable. The room also had a mini bar.... More 

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Brooke B, Owner at Golden Reef Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you found us. Your response makes us very happy. We love you where not disappointed. If you stay with us again we will be glad to provide you with plates knives and forks. More 

Wagga Wagga, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

This is the second time we have stayed here and we will stay here again when we visit Bendigo. The rooms are very clean and well appointed. As the rooms are all set back from the road they are very quiet too. Location is good with a restaurant opposite and a bakery 50 metres away. Bathrooms are high quality with... More 

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Brooke B, Owner at Golden Reef Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us again. We are pleased that you enjoyed our services and facilities so much. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back on your next visit. More 

Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Very large room, good amenities, full mini bar, iron, hairdryer etc. Excellent breakfast menu (to your room). Very deceiving from the road but opens up into a large courtyard with parking at the door.. Sadly only an overnight stay with a friend from Melbourne. Would be good for a long stay. Large pokie/restaurant venue across the road. 24hr service station... More 

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Mildura, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We stayed here because motels closer to Bendigo were fully booked, so glad we stayed here! We stayed in a deluxe room which was very clean and spacious and contained everything we needed. Even though the motel is situated on a busy road the rooms are back from the road and very quiet. A very nice Bistro is situated just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We only stayed here 1 night as we had travelled from Melbourne to Bendigo to see a Theatre show. The room was lovely and spacious and included a very well appointed bathroom with a luxurious rainfall shower head and excellent cupboard space. There were ample clothes hangers in the wardrobe as well as an iron which is always a good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

While a few kilometers from town the motel was easy to access, modern and very clean. The staff were friendly, the room well appointed and clean. There was virtually no traffic noise. It was a short drive to the city center where there is great shopping, good restaurants and lots of tourist attractions

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

we stayed here overnight recently. We had a queen executive room. Newly renovated. Lovely room. Bed was tad hard(for us)..forgot to bring pillows so used motels...weren't great but most motel pillows aren't. Great shower, love the shower head. reasonable size room, very clean. Hosts friendly. Would definitely stay again.

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Phillip Island, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

We stayed overnight as visiting to see an exhibition at the gallery. Found the staff to be friendly and admire to provide recommendations for eating and tours. Our room was clean and very comfortable, great value for money. Recommend as a great place to stay for a visit to Bendigo.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Stayed here with family for 2 nights. Room was excellent - very large. Had separate bedroom with 2 singles and queen bed in main room. Quiet location even though located on McIvor Highway. It was very clean. Shower was great - good pressure and nice and hot. Easy check-in. Close to the centre of town - 5 min drive, and... More 

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