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Chaparral Motel

Pacific Hwy | 486 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Ranked #5 of 18 hotels in Ballina
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were looking for a motel in Ballina to stay overnight driving back late Friday afternoon from the Gold Coast to Sydney. We found the Chaparral Motel on the internet and booked it really not knowing much about it. How pleasantly surprised we were. The room was very comfortable and clean and well equippped for our stay.... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second stay at the Chaparral, Motel in Ballins & we're very happy with everything. Great price, nice clean room, comfortable bed, strong internet. Good soundproofing in the room (very little outside noise heard). Friendlt owners/managers... Highly recommended.

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Port Macquarie
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I enjoyed our stay at the Chaparral Motel. The room was fresh, extremely clean, quiet and safe. The shower was awesome and the bed really comfortable. The free wi-fi was a great bonus. Kylie and Michael are friendly and helpful managers. Will definitely stay again. Thank you!

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Tuncurry, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Spent a night here on the way through to Brisbane and loved it! From the outside the motel looks out-dated but looks can be deceiving! For $90 a night it was great value for money! Check in was great. The owners are lovely people, very friendly and helpful. Having under cover parking at your door is a real bonus that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Recently stayed at Chaparral in Ballina for 4 nights & found my room to be clean, comfortable & very handy to the highway. My hosts were a young, friendly couple who were welcoming & helpful. I appreciated the free wifi. Motel is literally across the road from a shopping complex which has everything you could need, including a petrol station... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

If you are looking for a comfortable bed and a basic clean room, you can't go past the Chapparal Hotel in Ballina. We stayed two nights to attend a wedding. Not only is it well situated on River St, across the road from Dan Murphys, bakery and coffee shop, but has the nicest Management I have ever met. Nothing was... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Spent 2 nights in April 2014 with wifey and kiddo and had a great time. It's an older property but is all clean, fit and proper. Great beds, clean linen and good size rooms. Terrific family running the place who were very welcoming.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I recently stayed one night while passing through Ballina. This place is such value for money. A lot of time has been spent making the rooms look fantastic. The free wifi is a great bonus. I would definitely stay here again. Free continental breakfast another plus. Great work guys !!!!

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

I have been travelling along the coast of Australia and inland for the better part of 12 months. Just recently I decided to make the tremendous journey back to Newcastle in NSW from Cairns QLD. I had stayed in a couple of different places on the way down and came across Chaparral Motel via wotif. I rang as soon as... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

These guys saved me in a very tough situation when my 4pm flight out of Ballina was postponed until the next day. Seriously annoyed, this seemingly disappeared after I made my way to the hotel and was allocated lucky room number 7. I took a hot, strong shower before laying down on the soft pillows and sheets which adorned the... More

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Address: Pacific Hwy | 486 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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