We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Sandstock Motor Inn

Show Prices
#10 of 22 Hotels in Armidale
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Sandstock Motor Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_streamline","template":"ibex_photo_carousel_streamline__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_streamline","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

84 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 84: English reviews
Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best motel we have stayed in for the price. Lovely spacious room with large TV. Exceptionally clean. Nice extra touches like car windscreen washers & cloths for car. Good parking spaces-not too small. You can tell the managers take pride in this motel. Close to everything in town. Only negative the bed was a little too soft, felt like...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jack4666
SandstockMotorInn, Public Relations Manager at Sandstock Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Jack for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are sorry that you found the bed too soft. Next time let us know and we can move you into a room with a firmer bed.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights at the Sandstock Motor Inn. Room was spacious and inviting, with comfortable beds and curtains that blocked out all light. Location is excellent, with the town centre only a short walk away and the bowling club across the road. Owners are exceptionally friendly and happy to assist with any problems you may experience. Wifi is on...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Danny1670
barmera
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night in a queen bed room, would definitely book again when we pass through. Room had a lounge, large TV, great wifi, micro wave, toaster, kettle, good quality linen, very very clean, quiet, close to food outlets of many different styles. This room even had a bathtub, so relaxing after driving all day. A huge plus. Friendly helpful...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 830E
SandstockMotorInn, Front Office Manager at Sandstock Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us, we are really glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again!

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

A weekend away incorporating a day on the green, middle of town accommodation, across the road from Coles and most importantly the Bowling club, and the tourist information centre. Room was clean and tidy, staff happy to oblige with requests and a friendly hello and good bye on arrival and departure. Good place to stay, with good parking spaces.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dean T
SandstockMotorInn, Front Office Manager at Sandstock Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Dean, we are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent choice for accommodation to attend the Day on the Green. Centrally located and next to plenty of food/drink venues. Clean, tidy rooms. Ample parking. Reasonable rates. Friendly reception. I would stay here again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank coralhill
SandstockMotorInn, Front Office Manager at Sandstock Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Coral. It's pleasure to hear your comments. We will look forward to you staying with us again!

Reviewed 30 October 2016

We found the motel clean and comfortable, but beginning to look and feel a little dated, and certainly at the more expensive end of the value for money spectrum. The fan activating with the light in the bathroom is always a negative for us, as is having to wash dishes in the handbasin. The supply of a plastic bowl could...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bruce T
SandstockMotorInn, Front Office Manager at Sandstock Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Bruce for your comments. We are currently updating our rooms but have not completed all the rooms as yet. We provide daily housekeeping services, which includes washing up so our guest don't have to. As our bathrooms don't have opening windows, for ventilation purposes the fans must come on when the bathroom is being used.

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable after days of bushwalking and evenings at the Armadale club....I didn't order the breakfast but if I had read the reviews I might have....main minor criticism is the air freshener smell..essential oils might be a better choice :-)

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Madelaine N
SandstockMotorInn, Public Relations Manager at Sandstock Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Madelaine for staying at our motel when you were in Armidale. We have since changed our air freshener and hope you enjoy it next time you are in Armidale.

Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights again and recently as we always do and were greeted by relief managers who did as great a job as the owners usually do. Highly recommended you stay here when in Armidale, the location of the motel along with the Bowling Club directly across the road makes dining and getting around all to easy!...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Auzie99
Waratah, Australia
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The room was in need of an update, had an overriding smell, including air freshner through the bed. Very bad smell in toilet shower. Have stayed in other rooms and they were acceptable.Overall did not feel clean.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Ray J
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Have stayed several times and always faultless - very clean and comfortable Close to plenty of options for eating and only a short stroll to the centre of the city. Would deem the Sandstock as reasonably quiet in regards to road traffic and a good value stay

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Sam S

16 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Armidale hotels
2.0 km away
Econo Lodge Hideaway Armidale
3.9 km away
Moore Park Inn
Moore Park Inn
#3 of 22 in Armidale
296 reviews
0.7 km away
Quality Hotel Powerhouse Armidale
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.1 km away
Deer Park Motor Inn Armidale
2.0 km away
Armidale Motel
Armidale Motel
#4 of 22 in Armidale
77 reviews
0.6 km away
Cedar Lodge Motel
Cedar Lodge Motel
#13 of 22 in Armidale
65 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sandstock Motor Inn is a charming, boutique style motel with clean, well-appointed rooms. We are situated directly opposite the Armidale City Bowling Club, within walking distance to cafes, restaurants, movie theatres, hotels, parks and markets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandstock Motor Inn

Address: 101 Dumaresq St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Armidale
Price Range: $119 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sandstock Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotwire, Priceline, Travelocity, Expedia and Agoda so you can book your Sandstock Motor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Armidale
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sandstock Motor Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't stay”
 of 5 bubbles RayJ113, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Any room at this Motel would be good”
 of 5 bubbles P791QJPaul, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Any room really”
 of 5 bubbles 879annef, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have parking space outside each room which protects the car from the morning sun.”
 of 5 bubbles tome362, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Easy access, charge back to rooms for meals”
 of 5 bubbles paulinew76, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay