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Peter Allen Motor Inn

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177 Rouse St (New England Hwy), Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Driving on a long trip from northern Queensland to Canberra - need a good location in town and comfortable accommodation. This Motel met both requirements. Right in centre of town - an old fashioned country Pub for meals just around the corner. Comfortable bed, enough room for the 2 of us. Friendly Motel cat to greet you! For an overnighter... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked this motel based on the review on TripAdvisor. The owner was very friendly and helpful. The location was excellent, in the main street and just opposite the Coles supermarket. The room was clean and the bed was reasonably comfortable. The free WiFi was good. The heating system and electric blankets worked a treat during the cold night. We... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ok the name almost put us off but there was no sequinned dancers prancing around with maracas, just a clean comfortable budget motel. Owners take a lot of care with the details which is always nice in small country towns, much more pleasant than big city chain hotels. Comfortable beds, friendly staff, warm room, very clean, convenient location. I really... More 

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Brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very convenient location with Coles immediately across the road. Close to restaurants. Lovely and clean. Comfortable beds. Friendly, helpful service. Would like crockery & cutlery in room but easy to ask for.

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Uki
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok it's not the Hilton but a good well maintained and friendly Motor Inn. I stayed at the Peter Allan with the family when temperature was getting well below zero. With electric blankets and A/C we found it to be warm and comfortable. It is well located on the main road and short stroll to town and Coles across the... More 

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Muswellbrook, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here overnight on our way to the Gold Coast. We had a 2 bedroom family room. Room was clean and the beds comfortable and warm. Staff were helpful and there is a Coles across the road. There was no high way noise

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Bathurst, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall, basic and ok. Quiet enough and undercover parking. Only issues were told seniors discount not available despite being advertised, wifi limited to two devices and cut out at about 8am just as we were reading the emails and the news. Noisy air on too.

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean , clean, clean,. Good shower, good free internet, friendly staff, good advise. Sent us to lovely hotel for dinner. Coles across the road for essentials . Walk to point of interest. Tenterfield Saddler

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Easy walking to pubs & dining places in town. A lot of Australian motels have a problem with free good wifi. I got a free 250MB voucher for 1 device. We had 3. Europe, Canada & USA don't limit devices

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James B, Owner at Peter Allen Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I note your comments about WiFi access and would like to point out that we don't restrict the amount of devices you can use. I'm sorry if you found that you weren't given enough vouchers. We'll put that situation right. Look forward to your next stay. More 

Goulburn, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The hotel is right in the centre of town. The rooms are clean and tidy. There is under cover parking in front of each room. It was a little cool in Tenterfield, but the rooms had reverse cycle air con and electric blankets. The hot water in the shower was great! It didn't seem noisy. The owners were friendly and... More 

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