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Paddlewheel Motel

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pulled in at 8.45pm after a long drive on our way back to Adelaide. No problem with us arriving so late. Even offered a discount because we had stayed there 6 years before! Stayed in a superior room, very spacious with an excellent air conditioner. Room was close to road but still very quiet. Didn't use the pool or spa...

Thank dwoody2016
Leeton, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Desperately needing one nights accommodation for New Years Eve these lovely ladies told us we could have the honeymoon suite for a very reasonable price...hahah been married 30 odd years (it's very hard to get one nights accommodation at this busy time of the year) Was such a beautiful room,very clean spacious great value for money ...staff are so friendly...

Thank Maria A
Langwarrin, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An overnight stay at the Paddlewheel was wonderful! A lovely clean family room. Spacious enough for the 4 of us (adults). Great amenities including pool and surrounding area. Having spent the night here on one of the hottest nights on record, the air conditioning did us proud! I was concerned about the noise from the main road, but nothing was...

Thank Sonia L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent a few days with my wife in Echuca and was quite impressed with motel which we found via trip advisor. Nice comfortable accommodation with good proximity to the town. Good value breakfast, small swimming pool when the place is packed but if you avoid Christmas new year would be fine. Hosts are very pleasant and overall I'd say...

Thank Peter S
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We ended up at this hotel as there was a mix up with our booking though expedia and the booking agency re-booked us there first before they called us, so we had no choice as we had already paid. It was not our first choice to stay at this motel as there had been mixed reviews. The lady on reception...

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Gulgong, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a night before collecting our houseboat and can not speak highly enough of our experience. Room was prefect for what we needed, clean and comfortable. Our host could not do enough for us. She provided advice on any questions we had, helped with printing some documents I needed and called the morning of checkout to advise one...

Thank desmodan94
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Welcome greet was average. Some training should fix that. Room was dated for the price. Echuca is in a bubble because it is so close to Melbourne, people come up overnight or weekend stay so accommodations are always full. If it was anywhere else it is a $120 per night room. The best part was their excellent shower. Water pressure...

Thank SleepyKoalas
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This I believe is the best Motel in Echuca. Room was clean and tidy. Serviced every day. Staff are very good and friendly and make you feel right at home. We come every year and the manager, Wendy remembers us and why we come at the same time every year.

Thank caprice94
Wendy385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks heaps for the great review again. Hope you had a lovely time celebrating your wedding anniversary. We look forward to seeing you next year.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We came up from Melbourne for the night and found the Motel to be quite clean, comfortable and a great spa to relax in after a wonder of the streets.We didn't know at the time but there was a weekend of steam paddle boats and a steam train just to add to the atmosphere. The staff were very helpful and...

Thank Colin M
Paddlewheel385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. We take a lot of pride in our motel and try our best to make our guests enjoy their stay . There is always something on up here and lots to see and do. Thanks again and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

After ten days of holidays in fabulous locations with family and friends, the trip home can sometimes create a bit of a disappointment. En route to South Australia from NSW, we decided not to book a motel on our last night, but take pot luck. Into the Paddlewheel Motel in Echuca we drove tired after a long journey. We were...

1Thank Julie R
Paddlewheel385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Hi Julie, Thanks for the lovely positive review. It was great to talk to you and you are obviously very passionate about your travels and experiences and helping to enhance other travellers experiences. I'm sure anyone who books one of your tours will be in very capable hands and appreciate your dedication.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Easy stroll to Historic Port, Family, spa suites, superior & standard suites - interconnecting rooms available. Queen/king beds,a/c, free AUSTAR, electric blankets, toaster, tea/coffee, guest laundry, solar heated pool, spa, BBQ. B/fast & evening meals to rooms (Mon-Sat). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paddlewheel Motel

Address: 385 High St, Echuca, Victoria 3564, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Echuca
Price Range: $114 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Paddlewheel Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Superior rooms have better air conditioners”
 of 5 bubbles dwoody2016, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stay in room 29 on the top floor and it is great. overlooks the street.”
 of 5 bubbles caprice94, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the larger spa rooms upstairs with a view over the street.”
 of 5 bubbles S6939ZPcolinm, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for ground level rooms for easy access or upstairs for quietness”
 of 5 bubbles matesy64, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 29 upstairs looking over the main road to town.”
 of 5 bubbles caprice94, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
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