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The Sahara Guesthouse & Motel

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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“guest house is”(2 reviews)
“common room”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsguest house islounge downstairscommon roomclose to townbit datedplenty of parkingfree wifigood sizebotanical gardenswould stay againgeorge streeta great place to staytoiletdeluxechannelsskytub
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

We chose the Sahara Guesthouse and Motel as we needed a good location at a good price. We chose the double room with bath, and we prefer a private ensuite. we were lucky enough to have a room in the historic Victorian building. the charm...More

Thank Colette J
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Old and tatty but commensurately cheap. Uncomfortable bed. Old fittings. Poor lighting - at one end of room only. Only charging point is just above one of the beds. Separate toilet and shower (as expected prior to stay). Lounge downstairs with full complement of crockery...More

Thank JohnHerring
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had a Deluxe apartment which was in the newer part of this motel complex. It was serviced weekly, but fresh, fluffy white towels were changed daily, and bins emptied, as well as coffee etc topped up. The room was a good size with plenty...More

Thank CMB425032
Reviewed 16 January 2018

My family stayed here during my husband's unexpected hospital stay for nearly two weeks. The owner and staff of the motel were exceptional in helping me organise accommodation at late notice and even booking in for extra nights in case I needed them. Whilst we...More

Thank bewley62
Reviewed 15 January 2018

This hotel is the old communist style. With old fixtures and very oldfashioned look. The common bathroom was luckily clean, but the towels were stained.... you could see they had been washed, but honestly they needed replacing. Walls are very thin and heater did not...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$39 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$39 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Room 10 is quite old and tired. I suspect the others within the main building are too, but have no idea what..."
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"Deluxe apartments are spacious."
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"Request a upper level unit, and be as quiet as a mouse to respect those below."
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"Maybe the motel units out back could be better"
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