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Moon River Motor Inn

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Bilambil Heights, Australia
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good value. Room with river view, quiet, comfortable and clean. Wish we had ordered breakfast and eaten it out the back in the sun overlooking the river. Very peaceful motel and worth the detour from the highway.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked to break up a long road trip with family - really impressed by how well kept the place is, really clean, bed comfy, just adequate tea/coffee but view of river/moon out the back window/screen door. Wi fi password on key fob, (little details that help), good shower. We were tired when arrived, so ate at the restaurant - great... More 

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Thank Skye L
Brisbane Region, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here are efficient and helpful in a hurried kind of way. The location is pretty ordinary, felt like a truck stop. The rooms are clean but very, very basic and cheaply decked out. But, the restaurant was a surprise. Good service, a good variety on offer and quite nice food.

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Batehaven, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is an ok overnight stay. On arrival we learnt that there were two prices, one was $89 for a standard room and the other was $120 for a river view room. We stayed in a standard room which was ok for an overnight stopover. The motel has a restaurant, but unfortunately it was closed on the night we... More 

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Thank Mike H
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was starting to get dark and being close to Kempsey I pulled off the highway and into this quaint town. I found the Moon River Motel and was delighted to find they had a vacancy. The reception staff was friendly & informative and I also found out they had a restaurant attached to the establishment. Lucky me, No bake... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night on the way to Lismore. We had the room with river view. Lovely to wake up in the morning and have your own breakfast at the pick nick tables on the grassed. Small rooms, clean...adequate for a short stay.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We travelled up from Sydney booking 2 rooms 24/25 with the Moon River Motor Inn on the internet. We had a one night stay in Kempsey. I received a phone call on the way up to say reception would be closed, so too the restaurant when we arrived, which was around 9.30pm. Our rooms were standard priced, not facing the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

We were in Room 30, which came with undercover car space. We got the room for $110. A quick call to the Desk to inform them we would be there after 9pm, they sorted that all out for us, no problem at all. The room was clean and tidy, tea & coffee & milk was there. Bed was good, happy... More 

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Thank Peter J C
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

We stayed overnight after driving 5 hours from Sydney. The system of leaving the key in the service hatch for people arriving late worked well for us as we didn't get there until around 1.00am. Unfortunately we had to kill 2 cockroaches in the first 5 minutes of our arrival but the place was tidy and clean other than the... More 

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Thank Kylie D
Brisbane, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

We stayed in the recently refurbished motel units that face the river. They are quite small inside, everything is very modern and new. The bar fridge is quite small though. There are timber tables & seats outside your unit to relax on and watch the river. They have a restaurant and offer room service, or service to the outdoor tables.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quiet riverbank Kempsey motel accommodation on the banks of the beautiful Macleay River. Nice 3 1/2 star rated rooms on the river bank with great views on the river. Free wireless broadband, Austar with Foxtel and HD digital TV programs on HD LCD TVs. Comfortable River executive rooms with office desk, free broadband internet access, free wireless internet access for the busy business person as well as comfortable river rooms for people who just want to relax. Step out of your door, sit on the river bank and relax in Nature's Wonderland. Looking for nice and economical accommodation? Our Economic Rooms are well priced for those seeking a comfortable and affordable stay. These 3 star rated rooms in the side-building offer economical accommodation and have all what you need: En-suite shower, air con, hair dryer, toaster, TV, fridge, wireless internet accessible free of charge. Enjoy a relaxing stay in our gardens with pool or sit on the riverbank, watching the Macley slowly passing by. Enjoy lovely meals and great wines at Moon River Restaurant - with great views on the river. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moon River Motor Inn

Address: 159 Smith Street, Kempsey, New South Wales 2440, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Kempsey
Price Range: $65 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Moon River Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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