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Ballina Palms Motor Inn

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Corner of Owen Street & Bentinck Street | PO Box 258, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Albany Creek, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been on the road as a Sales Representitive for over 20 years and stayed in MANY hotel/motels and can honestly say Ballina Palms Motor Inn (Also known as Ballina Palms Boutique Motel) is amongst the best there is, not just for business travellers but for families as well. Rooms are the absolutely immaculate and furniture, fittings and layout are... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel all over the state with work, usually arriving in town late at night after driving very long distances. I chose the Ballina Palms because it looked to have large comfortable rooms with free wifi.. The room was very large, quiet, modern and extremely well appointed, with couches, table & chairs and a large TV with a few Foxtel... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best motor inn I've ever used, by far. The room was as good a quality as the Sheraton rooms I've stayed in. Some traffic noise during the day but not noticeable at night. The room was very clean and beautifully finished. The only improvement I could suggest would be a bin for the kitchenette. I was woken in the morning... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I stayed in this motel for one night with my 5yr old while we visited family in Ballina. I was very impressed! It is such a lovely mix of old style Aussie motel and fabulous style. The rooms still have the exposed brick like a 70's place but have been fitted out amazingly with functional and stylish kitchenettes. Modern furniture... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The owner was friendly and engaging and the room was wonderful. Everything was clean and fresh and the bed was very comfortable. I would have no hesitation in recommending this Motel and would stay again when next I pass that way. :)

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Maryborough, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We only stayed for one night but we have stayed here previously for several nights, the staff are always friendly and accommodating, the rooms are spotless and comfortable - there is a guest laundry and an area where u can sit and relax outside with friends - this is a really well priced modern motel

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Stayed for only one night on trip between Sydney and Brisbane , ticked all of the boxes and was very affordable. Would have liked to stay longer but had limited time. Check in was very friendly, easy parking, overall a pleasant stay.

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Only a one night stay but would have stayed longer. Beautifully refurbished with all mod cons, very clean and in a quiet location. Very comfortable beds and a quality modern ensuite. A generous breakfast to start the next day. Thoroughly recommended

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We stayed overnight here. The staff were helpful especially as we were arriving late. Room was small but clean and well presented. The only issue we had was we were traveling in a 4wd that was raised a little and had our recovery equipment on the roof racks. Unfortunately the entrance to the motel parking was through a LOW awning... More 

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Port Macquarie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This is a single storey motel on a quiet location which has undergone a refurb to take on a Bali theme. The rooms are clean and the layout of the rooms plus additions like window shutters make it a place I'd be very happy to take my wife. Well done on such good value and aesthetics.

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