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Kiama Cove Motel

10 Bong Bong St, Kiama, New South Wales 2533, Australia (Formerly The Pines Motel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
35 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were desperate and not expecting much so weren’t disappointed. This is a basic motel that supplied a large comfortable bed, clean bathroom, hot shower, easy parking, and was a short walking distance to most facilities for an overnight stopover. For the same price we’ve stayed in worse.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Im pretty easy going but this is not a boutique motel !! - 4 nights in this place - very dissapointing -VIEW IS NOT WORTH IT !! (way over priced - should have been round the $80 pn mark) - Extremely dated with a capital E !!.... I have never stayed in such an old dated motel with damaged walls,... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We were impressed with the quality considering we had the cheapest budget room. The room was clean and big, with a heater and TV. The towels were huge and perfectly white. The bed was comfortable. No complaints, great location near the beach. And no issues with check in or check out. Was an easy and pleasant stay.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I agree with the other reviews here. Linen was superb. Place is dated and could do with a refit especially the bathroom as its quite dated. I would describe it as cheerful. We had a room upstairs and the bride was happy with the views of the surf.

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Tuggeranong, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The room was clean and average size. The bed was comfortable and had good quality sheets, Large usable towels were supplied. The view was excellent and the location was close to the main street and Blow Hole (main attraction). Overall a nice place to stay.

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I recently booked for a three night stay at this motel and certainly would recommend it ONLY on its location . Great! As for cleanliness - if you can live with windowsill covered in black mould,, dusty surfaces and the lack of floor cleaning over the three days, then, good luck to you. Next consideration Service - very poor. After... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

The location is great - beach views, the sound of crashing surf and very close to town and to Kiama Station. Yes the motel is a little aged, and not perfect, but my room is pretty ok. I forked out extra for a balcony room, which is recommended. The carpet is new, king size bed is comfy and sheets and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

I Recently stayed over at this establishment and found it very disappointing.our room overlooked an on going renovation site within the perimeters of the motel.. Consequently our much hoped for quiet retreat was both noisy and closely monitored by workmen .. It was impossible to enjoy the balcony views to the ocean as the deafening noises from machinery were unrelenting.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Three of us stayed here for three nights recently. The location is good, with cafés and shops just round the corner and close to Blowhole, lighthouse etc. Very basic and somewhat rundown looking. In need of a good refurbishment. Cleaners are obviously pretty slack. Very lacking in any sort of ambience. Not even a picture on the walls. Microwave, toaster... More

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Because we made a late decision to have a short escape from Sydney for the Australia Day long weekend, this was the only accommodation we could find. The staff were very helpful and friendly, and the location is great with views of the beach and easy walk to everything in Kiama. The rooms are very basic and could do with... More

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Address: 10 Bong Bong St, Kiama, New South Wales 2533, Australia (Formerly The Pines Motel)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Kiama
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30 room motel with magnificent ocean views across Surf Beach, Kiama. Friendly Managers Paul & Phyl Willetts will make you feel welcome in a relaxing atmosphere. Great for romantic weekends or family getaways. ... more   less 
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