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Riverside Holiday Apartments

4.5 of 5 Condominium   |   35 Fawcett Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia (Formerly Ramada Riverside)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lennox Head, Australia
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313 reviews 313 reviews
81 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for three nights in a one bedroom apartment with river glimpses from the large and very private balcony. After we checked in we found a couple of minor things that needed seeing to and they were fixed immediately. Well done. Our apartment was spacious, clean and a pleasure to stay in. I could live... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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33 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment on the 3rd floor (lift access). I have never seen such a large apartment. 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms separate toilet, laundry. Very large kitchen and tastefully decorated. Large lounge and dining area as well. Large outdoor balcony that overlooked the Richmond River. Outdoor table and chairs as well as an outdoor lounge and chairs.... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Stayed two nights in spacious room with balcony found staff friendly and most helpfull. Excellent location right by the river and in the town centre. We accidently left some valuables in the room and we're very relieved to have them safely stored and recovered. Thoroughly recommend.

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Sydney
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

I stayed in a hotel room which is larger than most large outdoor terrace with table chairs and a lounge with side tabe. My only disappointment is that they do not offer laundry facilities for guests who stay in the smaller rooms a coin operated facility would be helpful for those holiday travelers, staff where kind enough to bring fresh... More

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Brisbane
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230 reviews 230 reviews
43 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

When checking in the apartment, staff was very friendly and polite. Check in was quick and easy, car parking ample undercover secure. The lift to the apartment was a little small but we managed to get in ok. We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment with plenty of room and kitchen had everything needed. Sleep quality was excellent and nothing... More

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Canberra, Australia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

We were in Ballina last week, and stayed at the Ballina Suites for 3 nights in a twin room. There was no kitchen facilities for us to wash up except the bathroom vanity. There were ants everywhere, our bath towels did not get changed at all during a four day stay, nor were our bed sheets changed. We were not... More

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Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
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102 hotel reviews
337 helpful votes 337 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Reception staff were pleasant, friendly and helpful. The counter is attended from Mon. to Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sat. 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The rest of the time you can reach someone by phone by dialing 9 from the apartment phone. (The lift-elevator displayed a notice to the effect that the management will not tolerate parties,... More

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Lismore, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

Spent one night to celebrate my wife's birthday. Standard double. Spacious, clean, shared balcony - which could impinge on privacy. Location is central. A bit expensive for what you receive. Restaurant pleasant with a special during our stay that was excellent value.

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Gosford, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2010

Has great apartments with possible the best views in ballina. Had a great stay here even if it was just for a night. Would not hessitate to reccommend this place to anyone.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2010

A little expensive for Ballina but in our opinion worth the extra. It's just a hotel room but nice local-town staff and not tourist-oriented was a nice change after the Gold Coast. Perfect location on the river and although the pool area has the worst view in Ballina, it is a good size pool to relax in. Room was slightly... More

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Address: 35 Fawcett Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia (Formerly Ramada Riverside)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Riverside Holiday Apartments 4.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Ramada Ballina
Ballina Ramada

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