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Karinga Motel

258-260 Molesworth Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Fersh food in they restaurant had a perfectly cook steak with mushroom sauce, very clean and really good service top review for the new manger 10/10 service. Good job from the new mangers. Great place to stay.

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Sam H, Manager at Karinga Motel, responded to this review

Good afternoon LockyStace, Thank you very much for your kind review, it was a pleasure to meet you both and we are very pleased to here that you enjoyed your meal in our restaurant upstairs. We would be happy to have you back anytime and being new managers really appreciate your feedback so potential guests can see the improvements being... More

Birkdale, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here last night after booking on Wotif. Total price $123. If you like retro...old, dated motel, this is the place to stay. On arrival I was treated with contempt as I asked for a room down at the bottom level due to a broken ankle. Was told because I had booked with Wotif, at that price more or less... More

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SH1001, Manager at Karinga Motel, responded to this review

Good evening ERB61, Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay at the Karinga Motel, I am pleased to let you know that as of today, 14th April 2014, this property is now under new management. It was very disappointing to hear how you were treated on arrival and not offered a ground floor room due to your broken... More

Penrith, Australia
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Very friendly welcome and the rooms recently renovated made for a pleasant stay , Peter the owner explained that they, he and his wife, had just opened the restaurant upstairs so we tried it out for our evening meal, whilst 10/10 for trying ,if you are going to continue with it, bring in a chef , supermarket packet food ,whilst... More

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Lismore, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

I need a convenient motel for my elderly parents, and the Karinga suited because of its location and absence of steps. The staff were great - really helpful and assisted my parents in many ways. Really pleased to reccommend this motel.

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Gladstone, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

My family and I stayed just one night here, and that was enough. The room was clean and tidy but very very outdated. The bathroom was A mess with the tiles having holes everywhere from previous fixtures. Nne of the taps worked properly negating the ability to have a proper shower which was tiny, as was the toilet area. The... More

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31 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Regularly stay at this hotel. Recently refurbished and breakfast restaurant reopened. Breakfast is fresh cooked or room service. The staff are very accommodating when it comes to special requests or assistance. Rooms are spotlessly clean and free Internet (get a ticket from reception). No lifts to 1st floor but parking right at your door.

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Taigum, Qld
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We travelled to Lismore for a softball carnival. We stayed from Monday and checked out Saturday. Very comfy bed with roomy bathroom. Breakfast was included in our deal - it was beautiful. Staff, in particular Manager Kerri, went out of their way to make our stay more enjoyable. Well done Karinga Motel. Keep up the good work. Janelle from Taigum,... More

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228 reviews 228 reviews
79 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The Karinga is a comfortable regional motel, based close to the centre of town (easy walking distance) and just off the main highway if you're arriving in a car. I stayed one night for business and got a friendly reception on arrival. The room was recently renovated and in good condition, and the free internet worked sufficiently well. Breakfast in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013 via mobile

I stay away from home all around the country 3-4 nights a week. I have stayed in Lismore many times and am happy to now become a regular of karinga motel. Serivce is quick, rooms very clean and tidy and now have room service which was again quick, reasonably priced and very yum! Good work guys I will be back!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013 via mobile

The Karinga Motel is good value for money, and is clean, comfortable and centrally located within Lismore. I appreciated that I could open a window and that the room didn't have that strong and overly perfumed cleaning product smell that is found in some motels. The bed was comfortable, the bathroom scrupulously clean and the room was quiet. I will... More

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Address: 258-260 Molesworth Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Lismore
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Ranked #5 of 11 hotels in Lismore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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