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Dawson Motor Inn

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25 Dawson Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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Caboolture, Australia
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102 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great value and 1st class rooms. Very central location allowing you to walk into town for a meal with car wash and convenience store close by. Easy parking. We were upgraded to a 2 room suite with King bed. Most comfortable bed I have ever slept in at a motel. This is an older style motel but well maintained, clean... More 

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sydney
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival after a long day of work it took over 20 minutes to check in. When I finally did get into the room it was the size of a shoe box. I then went to pull back the covers on the bed to discover there was a cockroach crawling over the bed head. Definitely won't be staying here again.

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Peter G, Owner at Dawson Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Here at Dawson Motor Inn we pride ourselves on customer service and cleanliness. We do apologise on behalf of management and staff. We are obliged to adhere to strict guidelines under the NSW Heath regulations act and are inspected regularly at random times. Regards, Management More 

Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

On a recent holiday in Australia, my husband and I drove from Queensland to New South Wales and chose the Dawson Motor Inn as our overnight resting place, and we were glad that we did. Our room was very clean, the bedding immaculate and the bathroom spotless, and there was free wifi too. The staff were friendly and helpful. We... More 

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Macksville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

We had a need to travel to Lismore for a dental procedure. I went online to look for accommodation, after reading a couple of reviews for a couple of motels, I decided on the Dawson motel. We arrived late afternoon and was greeted by, Dianne in reception. We were given a quiet comfortable room. The building is an older style,... More 

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Gold Coast
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Was part of a group of 20 people and I think we booked in the hottest day of the year. Check in was all good. Dianne looked after us all perfectly. WE spent the afternoon around the pool having a BBQ. Nice cool, clean pool, with shade if you need it. 2 BBQ's to use. Rooms looked newly renovated and... More 

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Thank SalPerry
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Wonderful room and facilities. Friendly staff....was given a room upgrade at no extra cost. Will surely recommend this to family and friends. Made our special day even more wonderful. Originally chose it for its great location but was pleasantly surprised and delighted with the room and the staff. I strongly recommend the Family room for a family of four. And... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

This is a good value basic hotel. It had everything we needed. We had a small room with two beds. Our room was clean,the beds were good, the shower water pressure was great and free WiFi worked well. That's all you need after breaking down nearby and need a place to stay for the night.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

The Owner, Stuart the Manager and the other staff were all great and made our short stay fantastic. This is a great little older style Motor Inn close to the Lismore CBD. We were in a studio room with a queen and single bed, table and two chairs. The hand basin was toward the end of the bed where the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

The Dawson Motor Inn offers fresh clean rooms, comfortable beds and the accommodation is all on one level. It offers discounts for seniors with a free breakfast. The staff at reception were friendly and helpful. Room had a microwave, kettle (no cooking facilities). Would stay here again although it was more expensive than I normally expect.

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Sydney, Australia
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night as part of a cycling tour It was a good choice, the rooms were quite good well presented and clean Amenities were good , the pool was clean refreshing after a day's riding Dianne who seemed to be on reception and every where else we needed help was wonderful and very considerate to us It... More 

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