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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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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been stopping in Tenterfield for many years. This motel is in the centre of town, cheap and comfortable. We find Tenterfield cold and units are warm with air conditioning (if you wish) and extra blankets. It is easy to make breakfast with small fridge toaster and jug. Managers are friendly and happy to give advice. 2 minute walk... More 

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Thanks for staying with us again. Look forward to your next visit. More 

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a lovely night stay. Spacious room, with free WiFi. Close to a number of places to eat at. Room was lovely and warm and quiet. Room to park you car with out any problems. Not like some where you have to squeeze in to the park. Staff where pleasent and where helpful.

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111 reviews 111 reviews
81 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived at 130pm and we were able to check in early which was great. 2 bedroom room gave us (2 adults and 2 teenagers) plenty of space. Bathroom was a little dated but it was clean and the beds were super comfortable. Room came equipped with fridge, microwave, toaster and kettle. Location is right in the middle of town and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Professional friendly welcome, check in simple. Room impeccably clean, particularly the bathroom. Undercover parking outside room. Spacious room, room 11 was quiet. Historical information provided was an excellent guide to touring the town.

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review and your really kind words. I'll pass your comments on to my cleaning girls. Makes there efforts worth while. More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

A well maintained and centrally located motel in Tenterfield. Arrived after 7 hours on the road and appreciated the friendly and informative greeting on check-in. Our request for a room away from the road had been noted on our internet reservation and fulfilled. Room was a good size, clean and with good luggage rest areas. A nearby Thai restaurant was... More 

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Thank you for your review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay. More 

Sydney
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We stopped by at Tenterfield on a road trip down the New England Highway. The Peter Allen Motor Inn was a welcome place to stay. Although it isn't very flashy (probably 1970s-era), it is a great value and comfortable place to stay. We had a two-bedroom family room which worked well with the kids. We had a friendly welcome when... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful comments. Look forward to seeing you again. More 

Mooloolaba, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We had a group of 5 adults and we had a family room. The staff were very accommodating and helpful. The room was great. Separate room with a bunk and a singe. The main room had a queen and another single. Very clean and tidy. Pubs and cafes are only a few blocks away. I would stay there again. (Motor... More 

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Really pleased you enjoyed your stay. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Arriving in a country town late in the evening and picking at random a motel that's still open is always a crapshoot, but last night we got lucky. We arrived at the Peter Allen Motor Inn just after 8:30pm and after accepting a room (being offered a seniors discount without having to ask) I asked if there would be a... More 

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So good of you to take the time to write a review. Thank you very much for your comments. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We were travelling from the Hunter Valley to Brisbane and decided to break our journey at Tenterfield. We had not pre-booked and selected the Peter Allen Motor Inn for its central location. We were pleasantly surprised at quality of the room, clean, neat and tidy, with WiFi, and flat screen TV. We thought that there might be some highway noise... More 

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Really appreciate your comments. Thank you. Look forward to seeing you next time. More 

Caloundra, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Great little place in Tenterfield, Sue and James really looked after us, we were a group of 9 couples having some riding fun over the long weekend. Our rooms were clean and tidy, our bikes were under cover, close to a bottle shop and not far from restaurants, but we requested a BBQ for our group and Sue and James... More 

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

Thanks for your fantastic review Pommie. We really enjoyed having you all stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

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