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Dawson Motor Inn

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25 Dawson Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed in the Dawson quite a few times. It has always been good and the service of the manager is outstanding in our view, thank you Stuart! We think though that the rooms need updating, the decor is very dated and the beds could be a lot more comfortable. A good new project for the new, recent, owners... More 

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Rockingham, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Motel welcom by Stewart was first rate. Service and rate were terrific. When we arrived the only room available was single beds and had the offer to view before we decided. Would stay again. Thanks Stewart.

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Mittagong, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 5 nights on business. Very friendly owners, home cooked meals available. Good breakfast. I was upgraded to a better room for no additional charge. Reasonably priced and more than adequate mini bar and snacks. Clean and spacious. The only negative was that shower pressure was poor, but that is very common these days.

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Tamworth
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Service was friendly and helpful. Room was spotlessly clean but basic. Outdoor setting too close to rooms because noise travelled into rooms. Needed a vegetarian option on room service menu. Good value for money.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Stayed for one night on the way to the Gold Coast. The manager was very friendly and helpful. Family of 4.. Our Room consisted of a queen bed, single bed and sofa bed. Two way bathroom, connecting to both bedrooms. A tv in each bedroom. Overall Clean and tidy.

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Dorrigo
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Stayed here for one night for daughters swimming carnival. Manager was extremely friendly and helpful. Room was clean and a good size. Cooked breakfast was perfect, best value for $12 would highly recommend it.

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Noosa Heads, Queensland, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Good place to stay; the staff were really nice, the hotel was clean. Only downside is the walls are a touch thin and I could hear the people next door to me talking WAY into the morning. To be fair to them they were talking pretty softly but the walls aren't great at blocking it out. Also the aircon smelled... More 

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Arana Hills, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We stayed for one night only and we're pleased with our decision to choose this motel. Our reception was warm and friendly and the room was spotlessly clean. No complaints about the bed as we found it to be very comfortable. We would recommend this motel to anyone.

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Evandale, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

My husband and i were traveling from Tasmania to Brisbane and back down towards Melbourne when we stayed at this motel and it is absolutely beautiful staff were very friendly the rooms were very roomy.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We stayed here for one night only on last minute notice. The rooms were very clean and the staff were exceptional , they couldn't do enough for us . The next day on checking out Dianne allowed us to use the pool all day because we had little children travelling with us and needed something to do during the day... More 

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