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Fun 'n' Sun Motel

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I called to make a booking directly with the Motel, I asked if they could meet the online price I had found on this site and they told me that they were not listed with Trip Advisor and the price I had given was wrong, after I tried to explain that trip advisor also acted like a comparison site, for...

Thank Radarh
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed here 2 nights with my 2 children and found the room to be perfect for what we needed. Not modern but clean, spacious & comfortable. Kids had a ball in the saltwater pool. Will be our regular stop over place while traveling now. Lovely owners who are more than happy to accommodate your needs :)

Thank shantellace86
michael b, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive review, it is always appreciated when a guest takes time to review our motel. Thanks again The Management

Reviewed 19 December 2016

This budget motel is excellent value for money. Although a little old,it is very well maintained,tidy and clean. It has everything you need for your stay,including swimming pool and patio area. The staff are very friendly and eager to please. Highly recommend!

Thank Gunar J
Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Yesterday I booked spontaneously a room at the Fun 'n' Sun Ballina, and at the late evening they picked me up from the airport. It is a very nice and clean motel and family-conducted. Would come back at any time. Free parking, good wifi on the room and quiet. On the spacious room you have a water cooker, microwave, shampoo,...

Thank Kati S
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night and the motel was clean, tidy, spacious, quiet, nice bathroom, parked our car at the front door. The 2 bedrooms were great for us and our 2 kids. Nice kitchen and eating area for breakfast. I would recommend this place.

Thank Christine W
Newcatle, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was uncertain about this overnight stay, but was pleasantly surprised. the room was large, clean, comfortable. Had all of the basics that you need for an overnight stay. With the highway bypass, it was quiet, but only 5 mins diversion, which made for a quick getaway the next morning. I would definitely stay there again.

Thank Steven M
on holidays
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This place had obviously had its heyday in the 70's - very dated from the outside. We stayed in 2 bedroom family suite & were pleasantly surprised. Clean, updated bathroom, comfortable bed & block out curtains. It's most certainly 3 star, but fine for an overnight stay. Local tavern an easy stroll down the street. I would recommend to families...

Thank K L
Bairnsdale, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

What a lovely little motel this is. The owners are English and love a good chat. The room was clean and tidy and decor as well. It had the usual niceties like tea and coffee, plus free wifi too. In fact, even the cleaning ladies stopped to have a chat with us, which was really nice. Close to the shops,...

Thank bixandlites
Ballina, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We chose to stay at the Fun'n'Sun motel because we always receive a warm welcome and know the rooms are clean. This stay was no different. Room absolutely spotless, bathroom is so clean. And the room is quiet. We have stayed at some of the higher priced motels in town, but have been disappointed by the state of cleanliness in...

1Thank ms_aus
Michael B, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun Motel, responded to this review

Hi, and thanks for a wonderful review and positive feedback. It's always good when a guest appreciates the effort that we put in :) Thanks again The management

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Staying at Fun n Sun over three nights in April and one night in May, was convenient and affordable. It's got parking at your doorstep and everything you need for a great night's sleep, with rooms cleaned daily. The management are also friendly, welcoming and helpful. A short walk leads to fabulous seafood outlets to buy dinner and another shopping...

1Thank Jazznhanoi2010
Michael B, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun Motel, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for your great review and kind words :) Yours The management

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ballina Fun n Sun Motel has 17 units in total. Starting with single, queen and twin share motel units going right up to 2 bedroom semi S/C units. So the next time you are in Ballina, whether its for a single night or longer, holidaying or working, give us a call and we are sure to have the right accommodation for your needs and budget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fun 'n' Sun Motel

Address: 471 River Street (formally Lot 3 Pacific Hwy) | West Ballina, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range: $80 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Fun 'n' Sun Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Ballina
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“Very handy to everything.”
 of 5 bubbles GunarJ, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet especially suites at the back”
 of 5 bubbles Jazznhanoi2010, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room 17.”
 of 5 bubbles Gizmolyn, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Handy if our towing a boat of van and need off street parking for the nights stay”
 of 5 bubbles 484sunshine, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Pick another Motel in Ballina. Sad to say......”
 of 5 bubbles Faint_D-J, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
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