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Ian S
Old Beach, Australia

Very good for one night

5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 Mar 2024
We went here in February 2024, even though Tripadvisor keeps showing the date as January. This is the 3rd time I have had to do this Review.
We stayed only one night here and found it quite comfortable and clean. It is close to the CBD (walking distance) although parking is a bit restricted if you happen to be in a second-floor room. The guy at Reception was very helpful and offered to carry our suitcases up the stairs.
Date of stay: January 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 30 March 2024

The motel was within easy walking of the main square, restaurants, bars and shops. Good value motel old style. Clean with helpful staff. Reasonable size studio with kitchen. Comfortable bed. Bathroom had a shower in the bath which would be inconvenient for some.

Date of stay: February 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 16 February 2024

Booked 3 rooms for family group, totalling 8 room nights. In Palmy for a family wedding.
The room was very clean and the rate very good at $135 a night. The motel is very close to the Mall Entrance with lots of decent shopping and also near a number of restaurants. I liked the walking distance aspect. The rooms were very dark and there is a fan rather than air con. Luckily it wasn’t too hot. Our room had an upgraded bathroom, others did not. There were a couple of issues with the shower not draining in the non renovated bathrooms.

The reception manager is friendly, however we requested a later checkout and when refused, asked if wer could just use one of our three rooms, for half an hour, due to a late night the previous day at the wedding.
However this was declined. I would have thought request that wouldn’t have imposed on the cleaning schedule too much as the other rooms could have been serviced first. For an $1000+ reservation group, most hotels I’ve stayed in would accomodate this request. Accordingly I have marked down this property, which I rarely do.

Date of stay: January 2024
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 4 January 2024

Quiet steal: Spotless, quiet, and budget-friendly - this stay ticked all the boxes. Secure location and effortless check-in. Would gladly stay again when in town. Thanks for the great night. Highly recommend!

Date of stay: November 2023
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 29 December 2023 via mobile

This is our third time staying here and we’ll keep coming back! Have tried various rooms and all have been excellent. It’s a great location only a few mins to the plaza and lots of dining options nearby. The staff who run the place are always so friendly and helpful. The rooms are well appointed and very clean. Extra towels and amenities are never a problem. Great to have a microwave and toaster along with a fridge. Would highly recommend.

Room tip: Parking is available but not for visitors.
Date of stay: December 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 14 October 2023 via mobile

Liked my recent stay. Staff very friendly. The bed comfortable and the room clean. Would stay here again. My only negative was coming from Australia, I was very cold, and couldn't find any source of heating for the room until the next morning. A fan heater under the very dark suitcase shelf with front of heater facing towards the wall. So very hard to spot.

Date of stay: October 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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