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BEST WESTERN Ballina Island Motor Inn

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   1 Ronan Place, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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226 reviews 226 reviews
152 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good thing about this motel is that you have a dedicated parking spot right outside your room. The room was OK with everything needed and a comfortable bed. All rooms are ground floor and easy to find. Ideal for a short stay. Service was friendly. About 2km from town centre. 4 stars

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Velsen-Noord, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The reception was very friendly. We have seen a lot of rooms in five weeks traveling. This was alright. Beds slept super. Wifi was for free. The restaurant was very quiet but the food was super. We had a very nice stay.

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Melbourne Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfriendly reception by totally uninterested gentleman at reception,he offered us an grade for $15 which we agreed upon but although clean and comfortable not worth paying extra for one night. Location was good for RSL and other eating venues throughout the town,however the man in reception should realise and know that a SMILE goes a long way !

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Bangkok, Thailand
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The motel room was well appointed with all mod-cons, including wifi. The bed and linen were of a high standard, as was the cleanliness. The staff was welcoming, friendly and helpful. The motel has a very good restaurant with a broad menu. We stayed in an inside room, which cut off all road noise. The only downside was the distance... More

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Sydney, Australia
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27 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed mid July not very busy close to town and RSL Asked for upgrade as not to full told extra $10 as paying $110 didn't bother Owner bit disinterested really travel between Sydney and Brisbane often Stayed many places up and down the coast Great variety really in hotels best western Island very average not bad but better choices avalable... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked last minute one night stay. Very friendly welcome. Excellent room - clean, spacious, well equipped, very comfortable bed, great shower. No on site meal available but were offered take away Chinese or recommended west over inn (300m away) for "steak dinner" option. Opted for second choice - great meal, great value no complaints.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Nice little hotel just outside on Ballina CBD. Friendly staff, room was spacious and clean. Free Wifi, parking right outside your door (single storey). I ate dinner at the restaurant and it was really nice food. Nice and basic for the cost and rating. Well done guys!

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Yass, Australia, South Pacific
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Brilliant place to stay. We stayed for a 5 nights on a short holiday and thoroughly enjoyed our time here. The staff, in particular Tina, the manager, were exceptional. Rooms were very clean and well kept. Dining at Lily's Garden Restraunt was definitely a highlight. The waiter was outstanding, and very knowledgeable. Highly reccommended.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Rooms clean, but the standard is only a three star motel. The rooms look slightly nicer than the outside, which isn't saying much. The room is typical of any 3 star motel. At least parking is off the main road.

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Maitland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We recently stayed at ballina island motor inn and were most impressed with the accommodation and very helpful staff. We would highly recommend this motor inn and would gladly book in again when in the area.

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Address: 1 Ronan Place, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
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Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Ballina Island Motor Inn 4*
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The Ballina Island Motor Inn is a resort style 40 room motel. 10 minutes to Lennon Head and 30 minutes to iconic Byron Bay. The grounds include a lagoon style salt water pool and spa, located within a tranquil garden setting. All rooms are located at ground level and are fully equipped with LCD TV’s, free WIFI, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryer, reverse cycle air conditioning, iron and ironing board and free FOXTEL. Additional free car parking is also available for larger vehicles.The property also boasts a private function room which is ideally suited for weddings, conferences and functions. Guests can also enjoy our fully licensed restaurant and bar. Open Monday to Saturday for Dinner with Breakfast being served 7 days. ... more   less 
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