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Mandarin Motel

24 Princess Street, Macksville, New South Wales 2447, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed one night with my adult daughter on our drive from Canberra to Brisbane. The twin room was very spacious clean and a great place to relax after a long drive. I would like to say a special thankyou to Deborah for being so friendly and welcoming and her recommendation to dine at the Star Hotel on the river was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel is an absolute gem. Everything from the rooms, to the breakfasts (best poached eggs in the southern hemisphere!) to all the staff, were A+. Nothing was too much trouble for Deborah and Alan and we shall be forever grateful for hosting us.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

What a find! For a regional motel, the Mandarin is very clean, well maintained and not daggy (no old coloured or floral bedspreads!) The rooms have been refreshed with paint, newish and spacious bathrooms and crisp white bed linen. Breakfast is home cooked and honest - no frills but fresh and good value. The motel is conveniently located, very close... More 

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

Thank you very much for your lovely review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay both at the Mandarin Motel and in Macksville. It is a hidden gem, isn't it? Safe travels and we look forward to seeing you again sometime. Kind Regards. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Stayed one night on way to Gold Coast. The Mandarin Motel was very clean, huge room, comfortable and very friendly staff. Quiet location and recently renovated. Excellent food at Star Hotel around corner on river.

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

Thank you very much for your review, we hope to see you again soon :) More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I rang earlier in the day and requested a double room and was told that was available. After checking in and making our way to the room we found it was a twin room. We decided not to make a fuss about this and, the next morning when I mentioned this, was told that was all that was available. We... More 

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

We are very sorry you didn't enjoy your stay, unfortunately a number of guests booked at the same time as you did and when your booking came in, even though it was booked as a double, we only have two downstairs rooms and the double was already gone. It also happened that on the night you stayed, we had absolutely... More 

Noosa, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The motel is exactly as the majority of reviews below - possibly the cleanest motel I have ever had the pleasure of staying in - beds and bathroom were new/spotless. However, there were two things that marred our one night stay. We arrived late with 2 sleeping children and I was keen to check into our family room. I had... More 

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

We are very sorry that your stay was not to your liking, we do our very best to see that guests are taken care of. It is unfortunate that there seems to be a mis-communication and we would like to rectify that should you choose to stay with us again. More 

Buderim, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Located one street off the major highway through town this motel is central to all local amenities including the RSL Club but away from the overnight passing traffic noise. Motel is very clean, modern and has undercover parking for your vehicle (handy if it is raining etc.). Owners have an eye for detail so the place is spotless, the beds... More 

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

Thank you so much for taking time to review our property, we know you are very busy and are very grateful that you enjoyed your stay with us xxx More 

Wexford
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10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed here with elderly relatives so had 1st flor and Ground floor rooms - Spotless and a delight with friendly Staff who were most helpful in organising us into the rooms and nothing to much trouble - fully recommended and will certainly be back if anyway near - on a side note, wS looking for a different place but actually... More 

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

Thank you very much for your review, we look forward to seeing you again. xxx Thank you also for your stories, they made our day! More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I stayed at Mandarin Motel with my 80 year old aunt. We had the ground level easy access room. It was clean, well appointed for someone who needed disability rails in the bathroom area. The wide car park space was right at the door, access is very good. The staff at the Mandarin were very friendly and attentive to our... More 

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

Thank you very much for the lovely review, we really enjoyed the company of both you and your aunt, we look forward to seeing you again and hearing about all you adventures. Thank you for choosing the Mandarin to stay at. xxx More 

New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very clean, excellent beds, modern, and quiet. Undercover parking. Easy to find. Staff very helpful. Definitely recommend as a great place to stay to breakup a long road trip between Sydney and Queensland.

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Thank you for taking the time to comment on the Mandarin Motel. We are glad you felt comfortable and welcome. We look forward to seeing you again on your travels. More 

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Address: 24 Princess Street, Macksville, New South Wales 2447, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Macksville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 22
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