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Sanctuary Resort Motor Inn

250 Pacific Highway, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bins hadn't been emptied, we could see used pads from previous guests. No soap in the shower, so we had to use shampoo as body wash. Lots of dust (which triggered allergies), not vacummend. My family arrived late and the reception was closed, key was under the door, so we couldn't speak to anyone then. Have spoken to several people... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were so happy we decided to stay at Sanctuary Resort Motor Inn. The room was clean, very large with a lounge and private balcony. Shower was modern and very well decked out with dispensers for shampoo, hand wash etc. We had dinner and breakfast in the restaurant and the food was superb, well done to the chef. Our waitress... More 

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7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Resort is a bit of a stretch. My friend and i opted to stay here due to the good rates but soon found out why they were so cheap. The ONLY good thing about our stay was the bed being comfortable. Dirty and cramped, topped off with staff who really didn't want to be there. Do yourself a favour and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel is quite dated in appearance, but very clean inside. We had a family room with a double bed and two singles. The walls seemed very thin, as we could hear the people in the room next door quite clearly. It was very expensive for basic accommodation, but it was peak season. Definitely satisfactory for an overnight stay. Clean,... More 

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Kangaroo Valley, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

The motel is situated in the centre of town although not within walking distance to shops, eateries, etc. Although it was on the main highway, the room was surprisingly quiet. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the restaurant meal was lovely.

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Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Will never go back here, they double charged us for our room and then argued with us about refunding the cost. They kept telling us we had never turned up, even though we clearly stayed there the night! Rooms were old and shabby, way overpriced. Staff were not friendly or helpful in any way!

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

After visiting the very polished website & considering it was peak season, $336 a night seemed on par with other 4 star resort's in the area, only, it turned out to be a tired 2 star motel - I found it really depressing! But I must say the staff were really, really nice and accommodating. But the curtains in the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Not great. We paid $308 for our room, deciding to pay a little more than we were planning for a one night stop over as this Motor Inn is mis-labelled as a resort, which it definitely isn't. Worth more around the $150 mark per night. It's definitely not a luxury resort, more of a run down, out of date motor... More 

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2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

This would have to rate as one of the worst places I have ever stayed at . The places is run down and the photos on website are nothing like what greeted us . The lady at reception was nice and polite . Our room was definitely from a different decade it reminded me of furniture my grand parents had... More 

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Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is rated 4.5 star however everything is just OK or less than OK. All equipment is pretty old and look like 90's stuff. The beds are very uncomfortable and too much loud because it is located on the uphill of the high way. The worst thing is they even did not clean the room for us! We can... More 

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