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Ocean View Motor Inn

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Cnr Merimbula Dr and View St | 1 View Street, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Devonport, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fairly modern. Not the biggest room, but comfortable and clean. Reasonably priced too. Lady owner? Was friendly and welcoming. Would have happily stayed a 2nd night if could have fitted it in. Location was pretty good. We could have walked to the shops if we were prepared to walk back up the hill afterwards.

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Ballarat, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights here, and found Di to be very friendly and helpful. The room we had was great with a comfortable queen size bed, table and chairs, microwave, kettle, toaster and utensils. The en-suite was a good size with a shower, basin and a large mirror. To cold to use the pool, but maybe next time.

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Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The hotel is good priced however average. The basics is there, comfortable bed, clean toilets however decor feels a bit outdated- nothing special. The lady at the reception is very friendly and easy to deal with. However, just one issue is when my Partner asked a gentleman in the reception the best place to eat, he recommended that we can... More 

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Shirley, We are a coastal motel providing value accommodation for our guests. We did hit the mark with the price for you. Yes the motel is a traditional country motel it provides with new linen and beds airconditioning, phone , television, tub chairs, breakfast on order and more. When guests arrive late we try our best to direct them... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We spent 3 nights at OVMI , Di and Brian were very friendly and informative hosts. The room we had we couldn't fault, from comfy bed to good shower pressure, kitchenette was all we needed for our stay. Would definitely recommend the Ocean View Motor Inn at Merimbula..=)

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

We truly are so lucky to be in the industry and when we are rewarded by meeting such lovely persons as yourselves it makes it a bonus. Your review you presented of the property is special to us as we have been working particularly hard fitting two days in one to ensure guests are comfortable. WE THANK YOU. Regards Di More 

Canberra
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We stayed one night on business and found the accommodation to be very comfortable. Check in was easy and friendly. The one outstanding feature of this motel for us was the bed. We don't need a firm bed and were pleasantly surprised to find the bed was soft but supportive. Location is good we walked down to the town centre... More 

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

It is particularly rewarding when guests take time in their busy schedules to enlighten us as to what made their stay enjoyable. We feel that we have a select position as we are not far from the CBD we are able to see the town,lake and ocean, surrounded by beautiful birds and it is a very quiet area. Thank you... More 

Gladstone, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Nice room, clean and comfortable. Friendly staff. A good pool...water temperature was ideal. Much more affordable than some of the other motels. Suggest phoning direct as this can be cheaper than advertised rates on comparison websites.

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

From all at OVMI we thankyou for the positives that you have afforded us and thank you for your time in your busy schedule to post a review. More 

Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Firstly, out of all the places I have ever stayed it has the best water pressure in the shower that I have ever experienced. Its like having a spa bath standing up! Apart from that there is nothing to fault. The place is clean, comfortable. Good sized rooms. I stayed 5 nights. Not really suitable for self catering as there... More 

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Viiking, Thank you for your review we are pleased that your stay was pleasant and comfortable. It is also that we are greatful to you for pointing out that the pool area was not obvious and it shows that we must add signage for the pool location, which is favoured by my many guests because of its secluded area.... More 

Adelaide
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the Oceanview while driving to Cairns ,spent two days there , accom was very clean and the owners were very helpful ,told us what to see while in Merimbula. Would stay there again if passing that way. Hope they get plenty of support as they have only recently taken on the motel.

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Captain Phillip Kind words of support from you are appreciated, much has been turned over since we arrived and it is now that we are getting wonderful positive supportive reviews and meeting some delightful guests. Regards Di & Brian More 

Mount Barker, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We planned to stay one night but stayed for 3. Hosts Di and Brian were fantastic. Friendly and helpful. Motel within easy walking distance of Club and shopping. Rooms were A1. Clean, comfortable, Light abd breezy. Good views. Sooo quiet! Great vaue for money. Will come again.

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Les Your review is much appreciated and we would very much like to see you return when next at the south coast. Regards Di More 

Marong
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

recently stayed at this motel. Owners very friendly and welcoming. Room was on second story. Great view although narrow walkway if people sitting outside there room, appreciate that this is the case in many places. Room very clean and fresh. Very comfortable bed. Excellent free WIFI, best connection we have had in any motel we have stayed. Great hot water... More 

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Merimov, Owner at Ocean View Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Nibbler 1965, Thank you for the positive feedback and we are pleased that you had a comfortable stay with us. Regards Di More 

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