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Ballina Hi Craft Motel

295 - 297 River St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bribie Island, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Don't be misled by the 'budget' 3 stars, and very attractive rate. This motel offered everything you might need. Large, spotless room with comfortable bedding. Complementary continental breakfast provided with toaster. Microwave also available. Really good coffee, and plenty of it on hand. Lots of hot water, and free to air TV. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Pool area... More 

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Winston Hills, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

On arrival friendly staff were happy to assist and a good room rate. Big room with lounge area comfortable bed and decent size TV. Air con was also very efficient. Bathroom was also large and clean. Walking distance to restaurants and RSL.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I stayed with my 2 daughters during Xmas and must admit that I was satsified with the offerings, the staff were friendly and went over and beyond to cater for my needs. salt water pool was so clean to

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Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We stayed at the Hi Craft Motel for one night. When checking in hotel staff were very pleasant & friendly. Our motel room was fairly outdated and need of refurbishment but it was also very clean & tidy. The bathroom was extremely clean. Even though the motel is outdated you can see how hard the staff work to keep the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We stayed one night and that was enough. The place is really tired and in definite need of a renovation. Reception was not good. Apart from the somewhat surly guy behind the desk we were greeted with so many signs telling us what we could and could not do. Make a mess and there was a $150 extra charge, smoke... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

First time to see a 24 hour check-in machine. Lifesaver. When travelling from Brisbane to Sydney you want to get as far as you can before stopping to rest. The problem is, if you don't book a place, there are no motels that stay open for late travelers! After trying places in Brunswick heads and all along the highway we... More 

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Booked online on way to Queensland . Price of $85 a night was the decider as was the latest review On arriving we were shown a small room at the back of the hotel which would have been very quite however the bed was quite small double. I said needed a bigger bed and we were given room 17 Large... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

After reading the bad reviews was very happy with our room very clean beds made well shampoo conditer shower gel dispensers. The staff were wonderful very nice its close to everything and a lot of work has been done to it since the new owners took over 4 months ago. Would definately stay here again and no loud neighbours with... More 

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

We had flown into Coolangatta in the evening and by the time we got through customs etc we were unable to find a hotel around tweed heads that was open. I googled 24 hour hotels in Ballina and came up with Hi Craft Motel. I phoned and asked about booking a room and the manager said just phone when we... More 

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