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Ashmont Motor Inn

47 Bank Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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Ranked #7 of 10 Hotels in Port Fairy
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Port Macquarie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The owners were friendly and keen to help in any way. The room was fine but the bed was old and uncomfortable and the room overall needs to be updated as the lounge was also saggy. We were recommended the Thai restaurant next door for dinner and it was fabulous.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

lovely couple run this comfortable facility. They are happy to point out the best places to visit and have meals, always ready to help. The room is of a good size, quiet, clean and slightly dated. Its close to most amenities. best for a stop over stay. Overall, i enjoyed my stay.

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Traralgon, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Lovely Couple that run it that knows the ins and outs of the town, Where to eat, what to look at, what to do. Less than 5 min walk into the main street. No problems at all, very clean, nice looking room.

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Friendly owner, room a good size with everything we needed, but bathrooms in particular could do with updating. Toilet seat in particular is cheap and nasty. Nice sitting area. Sadly Port Fairy was closing up as we arrived so didn't get a chance to see the town looking busy but a lovely place from what we saw.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We had 2 rooms booked for my elderly parents booked through wotif. My mother had fallen ill & needed to return home to Melbourne quickly to get to hospital & we therefore needed to cancel the bookings. After calling & explaining the situation we were told that our "contract" was with wotif & that it was nothing to do with... More 

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brynkaz, Manager at Ashmont Motor Inn, responded to this review

You booked your stay with Wotif. Under their guidelines printed on their confirmation sheet it states: "Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room will not be permitted for any reason. Once confirmed a booking cannot be refunded or altered in any way" That is Wotifs policy. When you book with Wotif they hold your money not the motel. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Like Port Fairy itself this place is a little over rated. Very expensive for what you get. Its ok but it needs some TLC. If it was a third less I wouldn't have a complaint. Shows some signs of ongoing updating but it needs to be finished.

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brynkaz, Manager at Ashmont Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. Sorry you thought Port Fairy was over rated. At Christmas time the town is inundated with tourists and holiday makers who are in love with the town, the beach and the many great restaurants and coffee shops. Our prices at Christmas time are market driven and compare favourably with other accommodation in the town. More 

Bathurst, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The rooms area a good size, good wi-fi, Our hosts were very friendly and informative about the area, this prompted us to stay another night. The kitchenette facilities are good and the rooms are very clean. The motel is walking distance from all amenities including the movies The bathrooms could use an update as this premises deserves the best, to... More 

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brynkaz, Manager at Ashmont Motor Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and are glad you enjoyed your stay at the Ashmont Motel in Port Fairy. Our management team is determined to go the extra mile to assist travellers enjoy their time not only at the motel but by assisting with information about the town. We appreciate your feedback about the cleanliness of the rooms. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at the Ashmont the queen room was spacious, well equipped (it included a microwave oven) and it was very quiet and importantly clean.The hotel is in two sections a motel type section and also a section of apartment style rooms. We stayed in the motel section. The Ashmont is located close to the centre of town... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

When staying in Port Fairy we recommend this motel it is very close to the CBD of Port Fairy and situated with hotels around it. Port Fairy is a delightful town with loads of historic character buildings and foreshores. Great little town for restaurants, cafes and shopping.While we were there the main street was closed off as they were laying... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We stayed just one night at the Ashmont Motor Inn, a stop-off on our roadtrip from Melbourne to Adelaide. There were two parts to the motel - a set of more modern units were located at the rear of the property, but we stayed in one of the older rooms. Everything was quite clean and the room spacious and appointed... More 

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