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Whale Motor Inn

Certificate of Excellence
102 Wagonga St, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 9 Hotels in Narooma
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this motel clean, room not overly large but we were comfortable. Sliding door to outside paving with table and chairs was a nice spot to sit and have a coffee, view was over the pool with the coast in the distance. Toaster in room as well as a much appreciated coffee machine. Parking available but spaces are very tight.... More 

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Go for the best rooms, more of an apartment, very clean, roomy, well equipped. Not the cheapest but go for it you will not be disappointed. The views across the swimming pool and the bat are the best views in town

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at whale motor inn a few weeks ago. We really loved it from the minute we saw the location. The location is amazing, so close the the pub. Amazing views over the bay. The staff were lovely, rooms very clean and very comfortable. The pool BBQ area was the best place to spend the afternoon watching the sunset... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

As kids we stayed here years ago and enjoyed it! So as we had our mum staying with us from Sydney we thought to stay here again. It was wonderful and anything we asked of them was done, even to the extent of getting someone to stop their dog barking across the road. We got a great suit upstairs when... More 

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This hotel is in a great location and was an unexpected find! Couldn't have asked for more for the price we paid. The views were also lovely, even though the weather wasn't too good! We were pleasantly surprised with the extremely comfortable bed and high quality bed linen. Would definitely recommend to friends and family and will stay here again... More 

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Russikon, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We found this Inn on trip advisor and what a treat! The view from our balcony was spectacular... God's country.. nature pure! Unfortunately our stay was at the wrong time of year for whale watching but the fantastic coastline and beaches were breathtaking and worth a visit any time of year. The Inn had reportedly been remodelled and we can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

A surprising find it is. Totally unexpected. Located on high ground that had a commanding view down to the seafront. Couple wt the well design of the inn, the view is superb. One if the rarity where design and location match very well. The inn have alot of personal touch added to it to give a well personalise care impression.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Recently my wife and I attended the restaurant at The Whale for our anniversary dinner - the food, the service, everything was just perfect. As locals we've tried all the other restaurants in Narooma and The Whale is the best.. the local oysters were especially delicious, the wine list is great and the service fantastic. We will be back for... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We recently stayed at the Whale Motor Inn and couldn't fault it. The restaurant was outstanding and had a great wine list. The accommodation was very comfortable with an excellent panoramic view of Narooma. The owners bent over backwards for us and nothing was too much trouble. It was right in the middle of town and a short walk to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Friendly staff and great meals at the adjoining restaurant. It is located close to a small group of shops. We were staying at apartments nearby and decided to stay another night which is when we found the Whale. Short drive to surf beach and plaza with supermarket. Wish we had spent the whole time at the Whale!!

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