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Moon River Motor Inn

159 Smith Street, Kempsey, New South Wales 2440, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 7 Hotels in Kempsey
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glenbrook, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We find the executive suite very comfortable. The rooms overlooking the river are great.. Bathroom are very clean and modern. We have stayed here a few times in different rooms. Beds always comfortable. The food from the restaurant is excellent. A hidden gem in Kempsie. Should be advertised wider, as restaurant outlook over the river is great.. Always find staff... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are clean and tidy and beds very comfortable. The rooms overlooking the river seem to be the better ones. Some bathrooms are a bit dated but very clean and in good condition. I have stayed here a few times in different rooms. Beds always comfortable. The food from the restaurant is very good quality. Probably the Best you... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a shame that the restaurant is not open sooner, because the views of the river during the afternoon are gorgeous. Be sure to pack a camera. Our room was well equipped, Bright and clean bathroom. moderate sized television but we weren't really there to watch tv anyway. Wifi was very fast, free and had no limit which was... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely a little old and tired. Room had a musty dust smell. but overall was pleasant and a good sleep. The staff are absolutely wonderful and really make you feel welcome. Fantastically clean pool. Will stay here again when in Taree. If you need something a little more modern and new though,,, you wont find it for the price.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

So Mum and I had to stay somewhere, as I was moving to Canberra. We were pleasantly surprised when we drove up. Nice and clean on the outside. Reception was very polite and friendly. You can get amenities at reception but the motor inn is very close, walking distance, to supermarkets, pubs and resteraunts. Rooms are a good size with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

If you are after the Ritz or Four Seasons this is not for you. The establishment is of the old style motel but refurbished and updated. Very comfortable and well priced. The whole established meant was well presented, clean and tidy. Staff very friendly

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Stayed at this lovely motel for 2 nights this week whilst in Kempsey for work. The motel is set back from the road so very quiet. I was upgraded to an Executive suite and my room looked out onto the river and had a grassed area if you wanted to spend some time outside. This wasn't the case for me... More 

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Greater Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Rooms were clean, fresh and well presented. Two bedrooms and 2 tv's great for a family of 4 on an overnight stop over on way from Canberra to Brisbane. Free wi fi is a great bonus. Will keep in mind for future trips.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Everything was perfect as usual. My partner and I travel to and from Brisbane for business a few times a year. We always stop by for a rest because it is conveniently halfway from Sydney. The bathrooms are very clean for a building that looks like it has seen its fair share of years and smelled like vanilla. We stayed... More 

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Long Jetty, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My partner and I booked into this motel without any research. We were just passing through Kempsey and had not pre booked a room. As we drove past the motel looked inviting. I am so please we stopped at the Moon River. the room was very clean especially the bathroom. The shower was the cleanest I have ever come across... More 

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