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Sapphire Waters Motor Inn

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Melbourne, Australia
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67 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this motel for the last 7 years as part of the Wall to Wall Police Memorial Ride for Remembrance and the place is like staying with old friends. You are always really warmly welcomed and nothing seems to be too much trouble. Looking forward to staying there next year again.

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Thank Warren W
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a few nights ago for a short break. This motel exceeded our expectations in every way. Firstly we were greeted by a lovely lady (Peta) who was very helpful & happy to tell us about what was happening around town whilst we were there, including good places to eat & sight see. The room we stayed in was... More 

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Thank Meg S
Bairnsdale, Australia
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92 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Wow, what a nice place to stay, very quiet and larger than normal motel rooms, the motel is licensed with a well-priced mini bar, it was nice to sit out on the balcony with a glass of wine and enjoy the views, Steve and Peta are very friendly and helpful --- and the weather in winter in Merimbula is lovely... More 

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Thank Carl_John_Fechner
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Carl for taking the time to post a review. It was good to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn. More 

Eagle Point, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Arrived late in the afternoon by motorbike and was greeted by a friendly face and a warm welcome, Given a ground floor room, ever so clean and beautifully presented, with a balcony view. I found the room and facilities absolutely spotless and better still the personal condiments that are available were a pleasant surprise, as you can only carry so... More 

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Thank jane5700
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Jane for your positive review. I hope we see you on your next visit through Merimbula. I hope your bike ride was a safe one. More 

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Clean room, plenty of space, good service, friendly staff. Good access to the local town. Only down side was the shower over the bath which only applies to us oldies who have trouble raising a leg. Worth putting up with.

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Thank RodT260
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Rod, we are happy to hear you had a good Jazz weekend. Thank you for taking the time to post a review and we hope we see you again next year if not before. More 

Sydney, Australia
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113 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

This motel was recommended to me by a work college, it is centrally located and close to all shops / restaurants. At check in the lady was lovely, but upon opening my room I was a little disappointed. The room was clean, but the decor was seriously dated and needs an update. The bath was terrible w/ multiple repairs and... More 

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Thank BigRoy22
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the to post a review. All reviews are important to us. More 

Goulburn, Australia
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

This motel came highly recommended to me by a fellow work college. I have to say I was not disappointed. The room was wonderful spotlessly clean, despite it being on a main road, it was lovely and quiet, and the staff were extremely helpful and kind. I can't wait to stay again.

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Thank Nettieh
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post a review. We hope that we see you again on your next trip down this way. More 

Shepparton
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90 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

The Sapphire Waters Motor Inn is in a good location and walking distance to many of the great restaurants in Merimbula. I had a very large, 2 room unit with kitchenette, lounge, desk and table. The bathroom was very old fashioned with a shower over the bath and a shower curtain, but it was clean and functional. There was a... More 

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Thank Peter B
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your breakfast. As for the crockery and cutlery in the rooms they are all cleaned and checked by our Housekeeping staff on every leave. I'm sorry that you had poor mobile service, the only time we have had issues it has been a Telstra... More 

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Biz trip to Merimbula, very happy with the accommodation here at the Sapphire Waters, it's difficult to judge how spacious a room is by photos on a website but I'm very happy with the size of my room, very clean, place has a nice feel about it, nice helpful staff & loved the ocean views from my room too. Definitely... More 

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Thank Karen C
SapphireWaters, Owner at Sapphire Waters Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Karen for your positive review. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we hope to see you again when you are in Merimbula next. More 

Bairnsdale, Australia
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92 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

It really is a pleasure to stay here. Staff are welcoming, very quiet, comfortable beds. Very clean, some of the bathrooms are showing their age, but are very clean highly recommend it to you if you are a traveler on the road

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Sapphire Waters Motor Inn

Address: 32-34 Merimbula Dr | Cnr Reid St and Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: $96 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sapphire Waters Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Merimbula
#4 Business Hotel in Merimbula
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