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The Wayfarer Motel

124 Maitland St, Muswellbrook, New South Wales 2333, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed on our way home from Sydney. We were astounded by the exceptionally well mannered, friendly, professional staff on checking in. The rooms are roomy with plenty of facilities available. Bathroom huge and beds comfy. We will definitely be returning to stay again. Breakfast cooked to perfection, plentiful and filling. Prices are not over rated for rooms or meals.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been to this hotel on last Wednesday just want stay 1 night, because Had problems with my partner And close my house. I asked room on the back because incases my partner looking for me. I got room but next room Door open So, I want to get my stuff out form my car but I felt uncomfortable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A majority of people wouldn't enjoy staying at this hotel but this hotel is quite good and its the best one I've been at in a while, the staff are really kind and friendly. Yes the rooms are very dated but its a room that you can sleep in for what ever the reason it doesnt have to be a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Driving from the Blue Mountains, we contacted The Wayfarer's Motel to check availability for 1 night - we were in luck. And luck it was as our room was very clean, comfortable and contained all we needed. The bathroom was the largest we encountered during our trip, with plenty of towels and lots of hot water with good pressure. The... More 

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Moree, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

One night is all u could do. Front rooms extremely noisy, even back rooms as you get trains going by. When u book budget u don't expect much but at $100 per night I expected a little more. Very dated still have the old window air conditioners which take ages to heat up and are extremely noisy. Beds had electric... More 

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Port Stephens, Australia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Basic, very basic. Yes it was clean and it had four walls, a roof and beds. Don't expect anything more, the staff at the desk weren't that friendly/helpful either. Won't be staying there again and hopefully you can find somewhere else to stay too.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Fronting a main highway you would expect a little noise. However the front rooms of this motel are extremely noisy due to semi's rolling by every few minutes .No attempt has been made to double glaze,to prevent this thunderous invasion or use heavy curtains,insulation etc. The front rooms are outdated. The rooms on the western end run short of hot... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

...found it here! Exceptionally clean motel. Have stayed both in the front and rear section and we did not find the traffic noise a problem. Thought the bed in the front room was more comfy. Everything, including enough utensils to make your own breakfast. You can purchase a cereal breakfast pack at reception if you want. Very generous supply of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

This was a very basic motel, marginal for what we were looking for for a one-night stay. Traffic noise was a problem. There was a charge for WiFi access. A bigger question is why did we go to Muswellbrook in the first place! We thought we were on a tourist backcountry drive route but ended up in a town surrounded... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

This motel was exceptionally clean - not a sign of dust in any nook or cranny which is so often the case when rooms just get a quick whip around with the cleaner. The same could be said for the bathroom as well. The staff were friendly enough, except it took over 10 minutes to check in because no one... More 

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Address: 124 Maitland St, Muswellbrook, New South Wales 2333, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Muswellbrook
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 27
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