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“Great place to stay in the outback”

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The Wallangulla Motel
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Lightning Ridge
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Forster
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3 reviews
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“Great place to stay in the outback”
Reviewed January 28, 2009

A great place to stay when travelling in the outback areas.

The rooms were tidy and clean. Basic but adequate, just what you expect for a good value place to put your head for a few days.

Meals across the road at the bowling club were WAY above average, best value I have seen for years.

Don't forget to visit the hot bore bath's on the eastern edge of town. Great for an evening dip.

For the person who wants to see a more authentic outback experience, ask to locals to direct you to a drive out to the Glengarry opal fields, spend a day trip to visit this area.... well worth a look. Have a beer in the wodden slab pub and watch wild goats and pigs roam past the bar!

  • Liked — Great food over the road at the Bowling club.... great locals, friendly people.
  • Stayed September 2006, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 18, 2008

Have just stayed for two nights and was very impressed.
The beds were comfortable,and the room was very clean.tastefully decorated and furnished. There was plenty of soap,shampoo.milk,biscuits,tea etc.in room.I couldn't fault anything really.A most helpful and hardworking manager made it a motel I don't hesitate to recommend.

Marion,Tamworth.

Stayed August 2008
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Property: The Wallangulla Motel
Address: 22 Morilla St, Lightning Ridge, New South Wales 2834, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Lightning Ridge
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Lightning Ridge
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Number of rooms: 43
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