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Ballina Byron Motor Inn

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   329 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Ranked #13 of 18 Hotels in Ballina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ringwood, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Staying here involved also a day by day tour of the area. Very interesting and a great way to see the area when you don't have a car. We flew in. The food was great, an entertainer during the evening meal each night. More for the older visitor. Does have a pool but outdoors not good on cooler days. Staff... More 

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Crescent Head, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

I have never had such unfriendly service. It was peak time and the motels were all booked out. The staff knew that customers did not have much choice so were rude and not helpful at all. The rooms are old and in need if service. The showers were bad. There were no microwaves in the room. The grounds were overgrown... More 

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JohnHob, Owner at Ballina Byron Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Scottsonia, Thank you for spending time to deliver your feedback. I am greatly disappointed to hear that the customer service you experienced during your stay was inadequate. We strive to ensure that all of our guests are assisted in any way possible and that our staff are courteous and amiable. Rest assured that management will immediately address this concern.... More 

sydney.australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I recently stayed here as part of a tour package The motel is tired and In need of a facelift but the price was right.I enjoyed the food particularly a very good breakfast.Annie the coach driver very knowledgeable of the farming history and other interesting things of the area.The rooms were basic but clean hot water was hot beds comfortable.I... More 

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JohnHob, Owner at Ballina Byron Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Betcando, Thank you for spending the time to review our motel tour package. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed our daily buffet breakfasts we offer as part of the Ballina-Byron tour service. We often receive compliments on the range and quality of our hot and cold breakfasts and naturally we enjoy all positive feedback on this. Our coach... More 

London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Previous reviews seem to be of a tour company. I'm dealing with the Ballina Byron Motor Inn. We stayed here as 2 couples It is located on the outer part of Ballina, it is a fairly standard Motel. a little tired but quite adequate with a laundry facility which is always welcome when touring. A good point is the informative... More 

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JohnHob, Owner at Ballina Byron Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Aggibri, Thank you for spending the time to review our motel. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed receiving information about the history on the area. We offer daily and weekly tours that come to and from the motel that explore the enchanting Ballina-Byron region. Perhaps during your next stay you might join us on a day trip... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Contrary to the previous reviewer we thought the Ballina-Byron Tour was very average. For example we still can't figure why we were to spend two whole hours in Lismore a town that has very little to offer. Thankfully we were able to spend longer in Nimbin at the request of passengers. There was very little more to see than views... More 

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JohnHob, Owner at Ballina Byron Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Harryhill, Thank you for spending the time to review our motel tour package. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed our daily buffet breakfasts we offer as part of the Ballina-Byron tour service. We often receive compliments on the range and quality of our hot and cold breakfasts and naturally we enjoy all positive feedback on this. I am... More 

wollongong
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Had a great 7 day tour. Flying to Byron airport, we were picked up by a small bus and were taken to the motel (Ballina Byron Motel). We settled in then went to the dinning room for dinner. A delicious hot and cold breakfast was served every morning in the Pool Side Restaurant. A tasty four course was served in... More 

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Address: 329 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
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Ranked #13 of 18 Hotels in Ballina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ballina Byron Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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