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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very small room with no frills. Located close to pubs, restaurants and cafes in town. Has air conditioning which is handy because bathroom has a window that can't be closed so at least you can heat up the room. It's clean but because of the open window we had some mosquitoes at night. They need to provide a hand towel... More 

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Thank ellpell
Cooma, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This would have to be the worst motel I have yet to encounter. After a long drive, this looked OK as it was close to eateries etc. We had to walk around the block to the Occidental Hotel to make the booking. Once seeing the room I would have booked out but the thoughts of going around the block again... More 

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17 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Having read some good reviews, we decided to overnight here on a trip out west. We arrived around 5.30pm and found the motel easily. Check in was actually elsewhere, a 3 minute walk down the street to the Hotel Canobolas. After a bit of hunting, we found the check in counter and attempted to check in. We were told that... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

This motel has been taken over by another hotel a street away and so reception is a walk away - this is not great after a long day's drive. The room is very basic, it was clean but lacked extras at all- only two pillows- a tiny bathroom and next to the road so noisy . There is no food... More 

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Thank miiliemoo
Cobar, Australia
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27 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Getting to Orange late and leaving first thing next day so just wanted something clean and comfortable overnight. This place was fine. Small and a bit worn but very clean and certainly adequate for a couple overnight. Not huge but as well as the double bed there was a table and chairs and fridge. Bathroom was fine and shower was... More 

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Thank LnG270
NSW Australaia
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85 reviews
47 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Having previously stayed in the motel section of the Occidental, I was only offered a pub style room this time, not wanting to have to re park and search for alternatives, I paid the price for my laziness. The room I got wasa converted pub room, with ensuite - tiny room with a double bed, no bedside tables of reading... More 

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Thank FarmerJohn45
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Food at this hotel is just sensational. Chicken & steaks were massive and cooked to perfection. Service from the bar staff was exceptional. Very friendly bar staff who remembered our order of drinks for 8 people after this first round was purchased. I would stay at this hotel & eat there next time I'm in Orange.

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Thank Scott D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food. Massive servings of quality food. We had steaks that were probably 900 grams and of amazing quality for around $30. In Sydney a steak like this would be $50 plus. Great value for money accommodation.

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Thank Clayton M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Was looking for a decent motel that was well priced and had 2 beds in the room, and that's exactly what I got. It is a very functional room, very cheap, bathroom is very sparse, heating works well. Check in was very easy and reception was very friendly. Don't expect much, pay very little and you will be happy.

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Thank Mace B
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here two nights, rooms were presented well, bathrooms could use a make over but everything worked so no complaints from me. Linen was clean and new..... So overall it's a good cheap stay for short term budget accommodation. The pub feed was good too.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Occidental Hotel/Motel

Address: 174 Lords Pl, Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Orange
Price Range: $67 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Occidental Hotel/Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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