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Chaparral Motel

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3.5 of 5
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Pacific Hwy | 486 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Grafton, Australia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelling to Burleigh Heads with my sister and her husband we stayed here for an overnight. We both agreed it was one of the best beds we had slept in. (We both have bad backs) Good sized rooms. The four of us were able to play cards very comfortably in one of the rooms. This is the only review I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed two nights with my cousin and almost 2 year old son. Staff were very friendly, room was a decent size. Free wifi was excellent. All together a great stay. Will definitely be staying here again. The room was very clean and it was layed out really well. The room itself has everything you would need. A toaster, kettle, fridge,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, my cousin and her young son, really enjoyed our stay at Chaparral Motel. Extremely nice and helpful staff, not far from the middle of town, great sized rooms, an amazingly cheap price, it really was an amazing stay and it had everything that we needed. After travelling 8 hours to get to Ballina, the staff were very helpful with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay on way to Gold Coast. Stayed on second floor, could see the 'big prawn' from over down the other side of road. Nice clean room with good beds, good layout. Could hear neighbour enjoying the footy game, but quiet when game finished. Just off main road so there is some road noise from traffic but if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good spot to overnight between Sydney and Brisbane. Handy to walk to restaurants for dinner without having to drive again. Clean and comfortable. Helpful service and advice upon arriving. Wi-fi available.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights with my near 2 year old. Lovely motel & friendly welcoming staff. Nice, clean & bright modern rooms. I would highly recommend this place to all and we will definitely stay here again! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Very pleasant stay nice clean room well sized. Brilliant shower, and very friendly owners servo right next door on one side for all your quick grab needs fruit veg ect Dan Murphys right next door on the other side for all your drinky drinky needs. Also a nice tavern next door to Dan Murphys good meals and good beer. Enjoy... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We were looking for somewhere to stay overnight on our way to Coffs Harbour. We phoned the night before to book two rooms & the staff could not have been more welcoming & helpful. We arrived a couple of hours early & once again the the staff were warm & welcoming. Our rooms were on the bottom floor & we... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Value for money !!!!! We were all very pleasantly surprised to find this motel so accommodating and clean and fresh bright nice clean linen of the comfortable beds for the price we paid . We are a family of four and had heaps of room to move around . The owners were very friendly on arrival and we actually chose... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Very , very clean motel. A bit old but linen etc crisp, clean great. Traffic noise at day , but virtually none after 9pm. Good on site manager. Thanks. Bonus - next door is a fresh seafood outlet/shop. On other side is a pub/bistro with good value $12 pensioner ) meals

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