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Clare Valley Motel

3.5 of 5 Inn   |   74a Main North Road, Clare, South Australia 5453, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 8 Clare B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our three nights at the motel. The location is good, far enough away from the main road to feel secluded, but still close to the township. The room was a good size, well maintained and comfortable. The breakfasts were simply superb, a great start to the day. We were well looked after by Joe and Marlene the... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed here over night after meeting half way to pick our daughter up from granparents. Care takers Marlene and Joe were fantastic hosts and accommodation was warm, neat and inviting. Great Stay and location !!

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location's good.... nicely perched on the hillside facing east and handy to everything in the Clare Valley. Plenty of Parking.... and nice friendly, helpful staff. Decor - rooms and bathrooms are very nicely decorated. But, unfortunately, the bathrooms are extremely chilly. The bedrooms were okay once the air conditiioner had heated up. We stayed for two nights at a very... More

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Sydney, Australia
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154 reviews 154 reviews
39 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really like Clare in the winter and have made the trip twice over the last few years. On both occasions we have made this motel our base for exploring the district and have not been disappointed. It is about 1.5 km out of town, and well away from the main road on the top of a ridge. It is... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set back from the road on a hillside a kilometre or so before Clare town centre, this place is quiet and pleasant. The room was clean and comfortable. An old-style and noisy air conditioner was the only heating available on a cold July night, but the bedding was adequate to keep me warm when the machine was turned off. They... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked in for a work trip. they showed us to the area the rooms were in and it looked pretty old. I wondered where we were staying!! To my surprise the room had been refurbished, it was decorated well and there was beautiful fresh roses in my room that smelt amazing. We decided to eat all our favorites around... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed here one night before leaving the Clare region to drive back to Melbourne. We were pretty tired after a big weekend of winetasting ;) and the Clare Valley Motel was a great place to relax comfortably. The room was large and well-appointed, and King bed was wonderful! Only small quibble - we decided to make... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Rooms are of good size and good price. The menu looked great but as we like to walk to dinner, found this just the right position out of town to walk in and back.friendly reception and a free paper too. Like the colours displayed in the rooms.wonderful to just lookout of your roomandto know the bike and walking track is... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The room was good, the bathroom was excellent, big enough for a party and well kitted out. The grounds are really extensive and if you are crazy enough to swim at this time of year, the pool is still open.

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Queensland
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

After a long day driving or exploring the Clare Valley, this motel is a great place to rest up and have dinner. Reception is efficient but genuinely welcoming, the rooms are affordable but spacious and the restaurant dinner was one of best 'motel dinners' ever.

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Address: 74a Main North Road, Clare, South Australia 5453, Australia
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Location: Australia > South Australia > Clare
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clare Valley Motel 3.5*
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So much more than just a motel. King rooms with full size 2 person spa, Queen, Twin & Family rooms. Cosy restaurant with open log fire during winter. Breezes Poolside dining for those balmy summer evenings. Sparkling Saltwater Pool and Guest Barbecue. Private scenic walking trail, set on 27 peaceful acres. Guest Lounge and Guest Computer. Close to the Riesling Trail, 15 minutes from historic Mintaro & the fascinating Martindale Hall. Just a 1 ½ hour drive to Adelaide or the Flinders Ranges. ... more   less 
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