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Ballina Palms Motor Inn

Corner of Owen Street & Bentinck Street | PO Box 258, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Ballina Palms Motor Inn
Ranked #1 of 18 hotels in Ballina
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at Ballina palms on my business trips for over many years.It has the best breakfast-cleaniest rooms-great service and upmost attention to detail not to mention a reasonable price.I would highly recommend this place to anybody for business or pleasure -singles couples or family.The owner takes great pride and gives excellent service to those who stay. It is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An overnight stay with a family of 3 kids. We were given a very clean, comfortable room with a queen, 2 singles and a trundle. Lovely walk along the river after check-in, just 50 M away. Very friendly service and well placed in East Ballina, close to beaches,

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Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm surprised a motel with 40 units can stay open with only 3 units occupied? Very clean friendly service but a noisy airconditioner made it a long night. In the old days with the highway running right past the door, this would have been a very busy, albeit noisy abode. Food at the tavern up the road was excellent and... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We have stayed here 4 times on our trips from Sydney to Brisbane and it is truely such a pleasure to keep coming back to such a delightful motel. More than a motel it is a true desitination as the rooms are squeeky clean and beautifully renovated with shutters and furniture that you would like to have in your own... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

A lot of thought has gone into all the little bits of attention to detail to make your stay as pleasant as possible. The manager (owner) is just lovely too. She puts in tremendous effort to make sure Ballina Palms is the best it can be each and every day and it shows. Rooms are spacious, clean and pleasantly stylish.... More

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melbourne
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

On business recently stayed for one night- about only 14 ground floor rooms - fully renovated 80's motel with plantation shutters in the rooms , modern furniture, kitchenette, big tv , hot shower - great value - highly recommended

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Caloundra, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Once again I have stayed at this beautiful motel in ballina. It has to be the best here and for the price it's crazy good value. Management are fabulous and the decor in the rooms is spot on. Beautiful taste. Brilliant motel. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Could not believe how beautiful this motel was it is a real surprise. Tucked away in the back streets the decor and attention to detail is a credit to the owners and they cook the most delicious breaky. We will be back ++

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Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

My room at this motel and was quite spacious. It contained a kitchenette with microwave, plates cutlery etc. Bathroom was very tiny. The room was immaculately clean. The downside at this location is there is no restaurant or bar on site. There is also quite a bit of road noise as this is one of the main outlets from Ballina... More

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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Really clean and well appointed rooms in a nice location just outside of the Main Street of town. Very close to river and parks and only about 5 mins drive to Shelly Beach. Would definitely stay here if ever passing through this region again. Highly recommended.

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Address: Corner of Owen Street & Bentinck Street | PO Box 258, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Free Parking Swimming Pool
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#1 Business Hotel in Ballina #2 Family Hotel in Ballina #3 Romantic Hotel in Ballina
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