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BEST WESTERN Banjo Paterson Motor Inn

3.0 of 5 131 The Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ballarat, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

This is the second time we have stayed here and once again it was great, location is perfect and so is the service. Would recommend highly.there are many restaurants and attractions close by.the staff are attentive and the on site restaurant has impressed us both times with high quality food.

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Kurrajong, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This motel is on the main esplanade, a short walk to cafés, clubs, shops etc. I stayed in a lower floor courtyard room which was spacious, clean and comfortably furnished. The reception was fast and efficient and very helpful. The price was good value compared to others of the same rating. I would recommend this motel to anyone.

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Lincolnshire, UK
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162 reviews 162 reviews
55 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to restaurants and 90 mile beach, a short walk to the RSL, this motel was clean, friendly and the breakfast delicious. On the premises is Clancys restaurant, this was delightful, my porterhouse steak was wonderful, and was all at an acceptable price. Ample parking and a comfy bed. Would recommend to all. Free WiFi too!

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Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
29 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

We stayed 1 night only. It says it is 3 star but at $160 for the night it was over priced I think. We had a front room which gives you a view of the lake but also the traffic noise from the Princess Highway. The place was clean, bed excellent and linen OK. We booked a head thinking it... More 

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West Melbourne
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I realise this is an old hotel, as most are in the area, but a bit of general maintenance wouldn't go astray. When I checked in the guy at reception was rude and obviously assumed I have never stayed in a motel before. He made stupid remarks about the check out time and about ordering breakfast to our room. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We have stayed there for 3 nights and really enjoyed our stay. The room we stayed had a balcony with amazing lake view and every thing is close by. Hence we could easily walk around leaving the car behind. Staff was friendly and helpful. Will definitely stay again.

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Warsaw, Poland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
31 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This hotel disapoints in many ways. Is is a clean place but preaty dated. The bed quality is below average. The problems do start with small things like shower water that changes its temperature by itself from ice cold to boiling hot, wifi connection that practically doesn't work or when it does the speed is very low. Do get to... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

Room was very comfortable and clean. Location is great! Was given a few recommendations for dinner, including on site restaurant, but also some other local places. Could have easily stayed longer, was very comfy for the two of us.

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Banjo P, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Banjo Paterson Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete the review, we appreciate your comments and hope you will consider staying with us when you are next in the Lakes Entrance area. More 

Bairnsdale, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We stayed for 1 night because we needed accommodation in lakes, we have stayed at the more upmarket accommodation in lakes before and thought it very overpriced for what was there. This motel had what we needed at a more economical price, with a very clean room, it was upstairs which wasn't a problem for us.....Lovely view of the water... More 

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Banjo P, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Banjo Paterson Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete the review, we will take note of your comments. Hope you will consider staying with us when you next stay in Lakes Entrance. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
45 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The esplanade location is the only highlight of this motel. However after a long walk visitors should be aware that new, contemporary or luxury doesn't appear to exist in any of the nearby competitors either. It's such a shame that a beautiful location like this is so devoid of tourist accommodation investment. This motel's condition is a typical example of... More 

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Banjo P, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Banjo Paterson Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for taking the time to complete the review, and apologise that we didn't meet your expectations. We are at the momemt upgrading bathrooms in a section of the motel, with plans to upgrade others in the future. Clancy's restaurant is themed in the style of a rustic log cabin in keeping with 'Clancy of the Overflow' a... More 

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Address: 131 The Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Lakes Entrance
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Banjo Paterson Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Best Western Lakes Entrance
Lakes Entrance Best Western
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Lakes Entrance

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