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Manly Paradise Motel & Apartments

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   54 North Steyne, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Blue Mountains, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited this establishment for a long weekend and was very disappointed in the standard room. It looked like a room which charged by the hour. The room and bed linen was off poor cleanliness/condition and the shower screen was broken upon arrival. I would recommend if you stay here opt for the more upmarket apartment style accommodation which unfortunately... More

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manly54, Guest Relations Manager at Manly Paradise Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. You will be happy to know that we have addressed your concerns from your stay last June. As of September 2014, our hotel has had a major renovation. All of our rooms have been upgraded with new interiors, kitchenettes and fixtures and we have also installed a new lift. We... More

Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Their pictures are *very* deceiving!! All the professional pictures are for their apartments, not the hotel rooms with the exception of the two pictures with the brown bedspreads and these pictures have been altered tremendously!! The rooms are very dark and dingy! The other reviewers are correct, you cannot beat the location, but that is when the positive ends and... More

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manly54, Guest Relations Manager at Manly Paradise Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Manly Paradise. You are right in saying that our hotel was due for an upgrade and we are pleased to announce that we are reaching the completion of a major renovation. As of September 2014, we will proudly present to our guests new bathrooms, kitchenettes, carpets, tiling, lighting and artwork throughout the... More

Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an older property. The location is amazing and the staff are great. I stayed in a 2br split level apartment - perfect for 3 girls in town for the footy. The property is very clean and the water pressure is awesome. At the rate we paid we were very happy. I will definitely return!

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Perth Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Manly has very little accommodation in the middle price range - between the 4/5 star hotels and the backpackers. This Paradise fills this gap and is right on the beach. We had a large beach view motel room which was not directly opposite the beach (it seems that's only the apartments) but we did have a nice view of the... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I did quite a bit of research, as usual, before booking this property in Manly. The research paid off - it's fabulous! All the other beach front accommodation was a lot more $$$. I just needed a room for two for the June long weekend. Not only was our room directly opposite the beach, with a large window with expansive... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had a wonderful stay in this prime location hotel. The staff are friendly and helpful, and the rooms clean and 'just right' for the money. The views down the side of the building to the beach are stunning, especially the morning sunrises. The pool is lovely. Overall, we had a great stay and we will be back!

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Lyon, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

we were about to book this hotel, who seems to have many good points in spite of all commentaries, but it doesn't include Wifi, and no fare available for multi nights : no way. We had to choose another hotel, and it's too bad !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Our room was clean and comfortable, but a little on the small side. The sink/handbasin in the bedroom was slightly inconvenient, but not a big problem, and would not have fitted in the bathroom anyway. The shower had excellent water pressure. However, the location was fantastic, with a wonderful view of the beach and a magnificent sunrise to greet us... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Not only beach front, but easily accessible from the city where I had to come for work. Much prefer to stay here and travel over on the ferry than stay in some bland box in the city. Yes, this hotel is older and a bit tired, but you absolutely cannot beat it's location and it was clean and comfortable which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

On Plus: Location, location and one more time location. 1 min to the beach, 10min to the wharf, less then 5 min to main street. Room was clean and spacious. Pool at the roof were also cool. Toaster, fridge and all what you need to make a breakfast. What we didn't like: 130 eur per night and wifi notin price?... More

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manly54, General Manager at Manly Paradise Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

You are right Conrad; location, location, location. We have Manly Beach at our front door and that’s one reason we have so many repeat guests. In regards to our prices, we strive to be more affordable than our competitors. We also want you to know our prices will remain the same for the upcoming year. Thanks again for taking the... More

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Address: 54 North Steyne, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Sydney > Manly
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Manly Paradise Motel & Apartments 3.5*
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Manly Paradise Motel and Apartments offer prime accommodation located directly opposite Sydney's famous Manly Beach with a locale of surf, sun and sand. There's plenty to see and do in this picturesque holiday destination. Perfect for the corporate traveller or for those who just want to relax. We are also just a couple of steps from the vibrant centre of Manly with shops, boutiques, restaurants, bars and night life. For other things to do, why not explore the beautiful walks along the foreshore or follow the walking tracks through North Head National Park and Nature Reserve? You might encounter a bandicoot, a fairy penguin or see whales and dolphins. We are also located close to Manly Wharf where you can catch the ferry service to Sydney CBD, right past the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, where you can connect to trains, buses or other ferries at Circular Quay to continue exploring Sydney. We offer the ideal location for the corporate traveller, the holiday maker or for anyone that wants to take a break, relax and enjoy one of the most unique locations in Australia. There's an unbelievable amount to see and do... ... more   less 
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