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Berkeley Vale, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely location but the smell was terrible because of the bad weather and the beach piled high with rotting weed. Room very basic Bathroom disgusting with mould on the walls and rust ++ on door jambs. I know it is on the beach front but management need to make some improvements. It was one of the most expensive motels on... More 

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McLaren Vale, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Yes it is an older motel, but our room was very clean and roomy. Sink and kitchen cupboard in room, plenty of other storage space, bed rather hard, lovely lawn in front of our room with plenty of room for vehicles. New operators very friendly.

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I recently spent the weekend in Kingston and picked the lacapede motel as our motel of choice. The motel was a great location, situated right on the beach and within close proximity to the local shops, etc. We were somewhat disappointed however with the standard of the spa room. The front curtains of the main room had... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

This motel is old & the rooms are shabby & not particularly clean. Air conditioning is problematic & the rooms are short even of power points! The tv was so small that you had to sit on the adjacent bed to see it! Not worth the $110 tariff despite the great location & convenience

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

This motel is very dated with the worst shower we have ever been in our lives . My husband is very easygoing but even he complained about this one. Though the staff were friendly the motel really does need some upkeep with terrible lumpy pillows. The bonus is its right on the water with a tranquil view Their restaurant was... More 

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Thank CAROLE K
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Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night on a trip through to the Great Ocean Road. Great location overlooking the beach. Some rooms have a shared enclosed balcony area. We rocked up on the day and all those were booked. We were given the next best thing which was a room with a balcony view near the top of the stairs. Very friendly... More 

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Corner Brook, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Good location right by the water. Enclosed deck made for good sunsets. Rooms bit dated. Roomy fridge kettle tea coffee iron. Close to grocery store beach pier butcher and pub in hotel next door. Lots of free parking. Dual access front and back

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Moe, Australia
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Reviewed February 27, 2016

We stayed for 1 night. The staff were friendly. We stayed upstairs having a wonderful view over the bay. comfortable chairs on the enclosed balcony also 2 doors allowing a cross breeze to cool our room..

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Had a short getaway with the hubby after a stressful couple of months. Found ourselves at the Lacepede bay motel. What a beautiful, peaceful location. Our enclosed balcony overlooked to ocean so we just sat in our balcony and enjoyed wine and cheese for dinner and loved watching the sun set. Kingston itself is a lovely vibrant little country town,... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Motel is in a great spot on the foreshore with good parking. However room was very dated and cramped. Furnishings a bit shabby. Room gloomy with very poor lighting. Insufficient to read by. Bathroom poor - toilet didn't flush properly and shower small with wonky slide door which was quite rusty. Not value for money.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looking for peaceful accommodation and scenic views? Come and stay with us at the Lacepede Bay Motel. We're more than just a room! Situated opposite the Kingston Jetty and Foreshore in the heart of the Limestone Coast. Within walking distance to shops, cafes, hotel, restaurant, park and beach. Featuring a swimming pool, bbq area, guest laundry and conference/function facilities. Offering free Wifi, free onsite parking and free pick up from the Kingston Airport. With 30 rooms to choose from (Standard, Deluxe, Ocean View, Family & Spa), we're certain you will find accommodation to suit your budget and needs. All rooms include air conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, flat screen TV and an ensuite bathroom. You can enjoy breakfast cooked to order daily in our Restaurant or in the comfort of your room. Our Restaurant can be available for dinner for large group bookings (minimum 20 people). Looking for somewhere to hold your next function or meeting? We have a fully furnished Conference room which can be personalised to suit any occasion. Ask us about our function packages! We're standing by to offer you the lowest rates & helpful local information, call us now on (08) 8767 2444! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lacepede Bay Motel

Address: 1 Marine Parade, Kingston SE, South Australia 5275, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Kingston SE
Price Range: $80 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Lacepede Bay Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Lacepede Bay Hotel Kingston Se
Best Western Kingston
Kingston Se Best Western
Lacepede Bay Motel Kingston SE, South Australia
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“the enclosed balcony rooms at the front were especially good with opening windows.”
 of 5 bubbles margaretmU1929BI, Feb 27, 2016 | Read review
“Definitely try the spa unit if staying a few days”
 of 5 bubbles SandyBnz, Dec 31, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the spa room or a room with an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 969janined, Dec 15, 2015 | Read review
“They do have a spa room available”
 of 5 bubbles N2174KArobertd, Sep 29, 2015 | Read review
“Pick up stairs with ocean views.”
 of 5 bubbles Alcatraz59, Sep 4, 2015 | Read review
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