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Bluestone Motor Inn

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   1 Paterson Street, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0860, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Tennant Creek
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
60gbh Queensland
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent one night here during an outback trip. It was clean and comfortable accommodation, meals were available in house. We dined in and the service was adequate and the food very good. Our one complaint was that the room was really cold...it was winter, and there were no extra blankets available in the room. In fact, it was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After travelling all day from Queensland we were quite disappointed and slightly concerned when we arrived. We were followed by people from the street, very interested in what we had in our car. The street itself reminded me of Bagdad with its concrete fortifications. The rooms are adequate, but very tired and run down. Security is a concern.

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Sydney, Australia
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47 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed overnight a part of a touring group. The hexagonal shaped units are quite spacious and were very comfortable. Food was good,, but the facility is beginning to look tired and in need of renovation.

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Sydney, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights last month. Friendly reception, no trouble finding room. Room clean but old, needing serious upgrade. Only one chair in the room. Mine has a double bed and a single bed, leaves not much room to move around. Bed is comfortable but piloows needed changing, past its use by date! Place was quite, not much noise from... More

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Townsville, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Bluestone is probably the best in Tennant Creek, but. The room smells of sulphur. cms of dust on fans, grime in bathroom, carpet needs a good clean. restaurant very good, food, staff and service very good.

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Adelaide, Australia
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40 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We booked one of the better rooms. Deluxe - they called it. It was quite unclean, with a long dark hair, belonging to someone else, in the bed. It was quiet enough to get a good sleep apart from the airconditioning sounding like helicopter blades. I have stayed there many times over the years, and very little refurbishment has happened... More

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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Overall this motel was good. We were travelling with 2 Adults and 2 kids and the room we had was big enough. It was nice to have table and chairs in the room to be able to sit and eat etc, as many motels do not have this. The pool was clean and refreshing. We stayed in a Deluxe room... More

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50 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I stayed twice in the Bluestone Motor Inn during a 48 days transcontinental solo motorcycle tour (1st and 4th April, 2014). For a basic room (low numbers, opposite reception, I paid AUD$130.00 and $125.00 respectively. This rate did not include breakfast. My rooms were of adequate size, clean and had coffee/tea making facilities. For those wanting something better, modern and... More

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sydney australia
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28 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Friday 23 May 2014 This is way outback Oz so expectations should not be high. Reception was lovely so cheerie and friendly. The motel is large and has BBQ area, pool, laundry and restaurant. There aren't a lot of places to stay in Tennant Creek and $140 for the night is a bit steep, for what you get, just the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

From what I had heard/read before travelling through the Northern Territory I wasn't expecting much in the way of lodgings for an overnight stop at Tennant Creek, but was pleasantly surprised when arriving at the Bluestone Motor Inn. Upon arrival the young man at the counter was very helpful, friendly and attentive. When we asked if there was wifi internet... More

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Address: 1 Paterson Street, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0860, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Tennant Creek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Bluestone Motor Inn 3*
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