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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
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We just wanted an overnight bed as we travelled through Ballina and this motel ticked the boxes. Check in was easy and friendly, the room clean, the bed comfortable without being anything special and the room rate at $79 easy on the wallet. It served our purpose well but would not suggest staying for a longer term because it is... More 

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Forster, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I booked this motel on line for a recent trip and on arrival found that the board prices were $15 less than the online charges :-( The room itself has a small double bed plus a single. The tile floor was dirty and dust build up on the mirror and hair dryer indicated more attention to cleaning is required. The... More 

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Bribie Island, Australia
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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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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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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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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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