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Mandarin Motel

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24 Princess Street, Macksville, New South Wales 2447, Australia
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed 1 night on our way to foster. The lady that was there made us feel very welcome. The rooms were very clean and very spacious for our family of 7. I would highly recommended this motel to anyone you definitely get what you pay for.

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your kind review. We try to be accommodation for all kinds of people/families. Thank you for recommending us to others. We loved having you and hope to see you next time you are around Macksville. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great motel , very peaceful and quiet rooms very clean and comfortable had a amazing stay ,staff are very friendly and welcoming definitely would stay again and would recommend to anyone looking for a quiet stay

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. We enjoyed having you and much appreciate you recommending us to others. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Sunshine Coast, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third stay at the Mandarin Motel and it's still as good as the first time 5 years ago. The rooms are huge with plenty of room to move. Great spacious ensuite. Excellent location close to RSL and shops. Enjoyed breakfast daily.

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, especially since you are a repeat guest. We very much appreciate that you choose to stay with us whenever you are down this way. We look forward to seeing you next time. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and tidy, quiet location yet close to local shops, hotels and club, 2klms to major shopping centre, great breakfast and ammenities , excellent and friendly staff, would certainly stay there again!

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and the hospitality of our little town. We would love to see you again. More 

Queensland, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here the past few years on our way to the Sydney Mardi Gras event from Brisbane. We make a group booking (months in advance!!) and find the staff fantastic, parking a breeze, great local pub on the river with amazing meals just a walk around the corner and the rooms are always clean, tidy and comfortable. Couldn't... More 

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and room tips. As always it was an absolute pleasure having you ladies here and we look forward to seeing you again next year! More 

Blue Mountains Sydney
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night travelling home south. Very comfortable and very quiet, room was very clean and modern. Very close to restaurants and club. We had our small dog with us and they were happy to accommodate for him as well. We will definitely be staying again.

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us, and for the lovely review. You are welcome back anytime! More 

Melbourne
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21 reviews 21 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for one night travelling south to Sydney. Very clean and tidy and very large room with brand new bathroom and kitchenette. Hosts friendly and welcoming. In the town centre walking distance to everything, including RSL club with playground for dinner. Also there is an indoor pool nearby but we didn't visit.

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! In actual fact our bathrooms have not been redone, they are just extremely well maintained by the owners and housemaids. Thanks for the great review, your comments will be passed on to the staff. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

tamworth
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Decided to overnight at Macksville on our trip to Tweed, two chooses, motel on the highway or we found the Mandarin a street off the highway and behind the ex-services club. Reception was friendly and helpful. We got to our room and it was aired, clean as a new pin and all facilities neatly stored in pull-out pot drawers. Tea... More 

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to the next visit. More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I had an amazing experience. Where I had made a booking on an incorrect date. I called and they were able to correct the issue instantly. The service was friendly and professional! Will stay with them again, thank you so much!

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. We are very glad we could accommodate you on the day you needed. We look forward to your next visit. More 

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Lovely staff - very friendly and so quiet and clean. Lovely breakfast and coffee. Close to shops and walk to water. Modern spacious bathrooms and lots of magazines to read! Really enjoyed my stay thanks

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Mandarin2447, Relief Management at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. Management has passed on your comments to the housekeepers. Please come and visit us again soon. More 

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