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Ashmont Motor Inn

47 Bank Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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Ashmont Motor Inn
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Ranked #7 of 10 Hotels in Port Fairy
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wamberal
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After some searching we looked in at the Ashmont. The managers were extremely helpful and we found the room quite comfortable for our one night stay. Well priced. Another good feature is that you are within walking distance of a number of good restaurants. Thanks to the managers for their helpful information. A number of the art galleries are well... More 

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Burnie, Australia
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overnight stopover in this centrally located and quiet motel in Port Fairy. The motel was in a good location for walking around the main business area where there are plenty of eateries. Room was clean and comfortable and it has a little kitchenette that provides the basic needs. Very friendly staff helpful. The down side is the water is horrible... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sort of an average motor inn. Stayed here for one night during a three month tour of NZ/AUS. Room was clean and it was an easy walk downtown and to the river area. Wifi worked OK. There is a grille area if you are cooking your meals.

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

If looking for somewhere to stay in Port Fairy, the Ashmont is within walking distance of everything. The room was not the Ritz but, you would not expect that anyway. Agree with a previous post that the room fragrance was overpowering. The bed was comfortable but i was glad to have my own pillow. Friendly and helpful management.

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Melbourne, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

The first thing I noticed when I opened the door was the overwhelming smell of room fragrance. Unnecessary! Once I'd aired the place though, everything else was fine. Well appointed: spotless room, digital TV with pay TV, biscuits available on arrival, quiet position in town and most importantly, very comfortable bed. An undercover bike lock-up would be helpful for rail... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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112 reviews 112 reviews
47 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
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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