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Beaumont
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed here before, but not for a number of years. As before, it was a very comfortable experience. The room and the restaurant were of excellent quality and all the staff were pleasant and helpful.

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Kingscote, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, huge room, king bed with fabo mattress. Furnishings and curtains very chic. Bathroom spotless. Huge room, didn't feel like a motel room at all. Very quiet area. Will definitely promote.

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ajs2483, General Manager at John Pirie Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, Andrew Spier.

Thebarton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I highly recommend staying at the John Pirie Motor Inn, the staff are great. The rooms are very comfortable. The food in the restaurant is delicious and the buffet breakfast is brilliant. I have stayed there many time and will continue to return.

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ajs2483, General Manager at John Pirie Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again real soon. Sincerely, Andrew Spier.

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I needed last minute accomodation on my road trip. I was able to call ahead at 9pm, negotiate a room, pay over the phone, and have the keys left out for my late night arrival - the receptionist was very helpful, and even had the aircon running for me. On arrival, I was surprised by the size of the room...

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ajs2483, General Manager at John Pirie Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Our family accommodation all have showers over the bath as do our standard spa rooms. I can only assume that being late in the day, and possibly a week day, that a family room was the only type available. All other accommodation have separate shower stalls....

Roxby Downs
Reviewed January 2, 2017

This is a great place to stay in Port Pirie. The rooms are clean and the bedding comfortable. The shower has great pressure and the bathroom roomy. The room had great air conditioning and the car parks are spacious. The team are friendly and easy going. We only stay here when visiting Port Pirie its quiet and easy to find.

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Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Sincerely, Andrew Spier.

Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Cant speak highly enough of the management and staff at the john pirie motor inn. Lovely rooms, beautiful breakfast buffet and extremely friendly staff. Thanks for an amazing stay. Highly recommend a stay here..

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Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Sincerely, Andrew Spier.

Lockleys
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Very clean, comfortable rooms of a good size. We had a family room and we had heaps of space and actually didn't use the additional bedroom in the accommodation as there was already a king sized be and two single beds in the main room. Bright, recently renovated with modern linen. Very friendly staff. Air conditioning on our hottest Christmas...

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Thank you for your review. So glad to hear you enjoyed Christmas here at the John Pirie Motor Inn. Hope to see you again. Sincerely, Andrew Spier.

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Have stayed here before, we have family in Pirie and in Quorn, we use this motel as a base. Still a lovely place to stop, large room, bed excellent, coffee good, great shower as are all facilities, close to Sportsmans Hotel, walking distance, very helpful staff, thanks again, catch up in 2017, Jane & Ian

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Thank you for your review. So glad you keep coming back, very much appreciated and we'll see you again next Christmas, if not before... Regards, Andrew Spier.

Victor Harbor
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Sylvia at the reception desk was very hospitable and made sure our stay was lovely. My son had his 10th birthday party there and the pool was a great hit with the kids, just wish the Wifi was better and Foxtel would've been great!

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ajs2483, General Manager at John Pirie Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'll pass on your compliment to our receptionist, Sylvia. Sorry about WiFi not meeting your needs. 8 Foxtel channels are available in every room. We can assist in it's operation when required at any time. Hope to see you again soon. Regards, Andrew Spier.

Mildura, Australia
Reviewed December 15, 2016

Surprised to find quality in such a small town. King bed was a treat. Check in was very efficient. Although milk in mini bar was out of date it was replaced with no fuss. Had a good night's sleep. Would stay again.

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Thank you for your review. We hope you come and stay again soon. Regards, Andrew Spier.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Colonial style property conveniently located on the main road (Warnertown Road) at the entrance to Port Pirie, arriving from Adelaide. When driving from the North (Port Augusta) on Port Germien Road we are located at the other side of T intersection with Warnertown Road. Our property is well lit, secure and surrounded by gardens and palms. Free wireless connection is available to all rooms. Featuring a paved courtyard and off-street car-parking adjacent to all guest rooms. Our in-ground swimming pool is the perfect place to relax after a long drive with BBQ facilities for you to enjoy. JP's licensed restaurant is open for breakfast & dinner serving a wide range of dishes for the discerning palette and a fine selection of wines from the Clare valley and other districts. Room service available during restaurant hours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about John Pirie Motor Inn

Address: John Pirie Motor Inn 166 - 174 Warnertown Rd, Port Pirie, South Australia 5540, Australia (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Location: Australia > South Australia > Port Pirie
Price Range: $71 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — John Pirie Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 43
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