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Mandarin Motel
Ranked #1 of 3 Macksville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed October 28, 2013

Mandarin Motel provides all the comforts. Spacious, clean and quiet rooms. Location to the town centre is a short 2 min walk.
Do try the breakfast menu. Staff are very friendly and make you feel at home.
I highly recommend this motel to travellers.

Room Tip: All rooms are great, have stayed a couple of times.
  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled on business
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Thank Mark R
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2013

Thank you Mark,
How beautiful is our river in Macksville and the dining options arent too bad .We try to keep our property and service to a good standard and by your return visits tells us we are doing something right

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Reviewed October 27, 2013

Quiet motel within an easy walk to eating places. Our room was very spacious and spotlessly clean and the array of magazines was a welcome touch. The staff were very helpful and accommodating and I recommend the breakfast.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Kaye C
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2013

Thanks you Kaye,
Yep we think our brekky is pretty good value for money and we look forward to your stay with us next time your in Macksville

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Reviewed October 16, 2013

On arrival we were greeted in a very friendly manner and offered suggestions of places to eat dinner. Being a Monday we found this most helpful as I'm sure most travellers have found several restaurants closed on a Monday. Our room was exceptionally clean, comfortably furnished and with a selection of magazines to read. The motel is set back a block from the highway which was far enough to not be bothered by the noise from the plethora of trucks which pass through this town. Bliss! I would have no hesitation in recommending the Mandarin to fellow travellers. Congratulations to all the staff for doing an exceptional job.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank Cecily W
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2013

Thank You Cecily,my staff and I appreciate good feed back like this as it encourages us to continue to try and improve our standard of service

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Reviewed September 27, 2013

Great value and service , friendly proprietors , clean and quiet , the breakfast is highly

recommended. Great attention to detail - if you leave something behind they let you

know very promptly! I can unhesitatingly recommend the Mandarin - Australia is

sometimes pilloried for poor service (not by me) so stay here if you want to experience

good old-fashioned Aussie service. Jeff K.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Jeff K
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2013

Thanks Jeff,
You are so right good Aussie service is still alive you just need to stay in the wright places look forward to seeing you again

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Reviewed August 9, 2013

My husband & I had a lovely night in a room with a Spa bath, we found the room very comfortable and exceptionally clean and fresh.
We had a beautiful hot breakfast,found the staff very helpful and polite. The Mandarin is located off the highway and in a quiet location.
We would not hesitate to recommend "The Mandarin" to anyone and already have, we will stay again when next in Macksville.

Room Tip: Non Smoking was our choice for health reasons[Asthma]
  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Grace J
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2013

Macksville is a little gem that the public has not found as yet and thanks to people like you hopefully more people will discover us

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Reviewed July 13, 2013

This is an excellent place to stay on a drive to Qld nice and quiet, clean and well equipped. Very welcoming hosts Alan & deborah. Only a short walk to RSL for dinner. Great find, will definitely stay here again.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank 50chick
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2013

Thanks so much for your kind words,management and staff endeavor to give quality service

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Reviewed April 6, 2013

Once we discovered this motel a few years ago we have never stayed anywhere else when travelling the Pacific Hwy between Brisbane and Sydney. Located in town right behind the local RSL it is away from all the noisy highway traffic but still close to all the shops etc.
The rooms are spacious, always spotlessly clean and the undercover secure parking for your vehicle is an added bonus. This motel is a credit to its owners as well as the Golden Chain Group itself. Highly recommended.

Room Tip: All rooms used so far have been very comfortable and quiet.
  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled with family
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Thank MervG663
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Mandarin2447, Owner at Mandarin Motel, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2013

Thanks Merv for the great review we really enjoy our returning guest and endeavor to treat you as part of our family.Look forward to your next visit
Regards
Deborah

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Additional Information about Mandarin Motel

Address: 24 Princess St, Macksville, New South Wales 2447, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Macksville
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Macksville
Price Range: $110 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mandarin Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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