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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I'm very pleased to say it has been a lovely stay at Chaparral Motel. Cheap fares but great service!!! Excellent value for money!! Staff has been amazing...travelling from Queensland we made a mistake with time zone... : / and got there 1h after closing time, but receptionist was waiting for us! So thankful for that!! Very clean room, I really...

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thanks Chiara for your glowing review of our motel, after hours check in is no problems if we know in advance as you experienced. We rely on your feed back and are rapt that you enjoyed our clean rooms , comfortable beds and good showers. Look forward on seeing you again some time soon if your passing Ballina. All the...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Older style motel but don't let this be a negative. The rooms are tastefully decorated & modernised. Rooms are very very clean. Breakfast is available at a very modest cost. Shaded swimming pool. Cable TV & free wifi. Extremely good value for money. Tavern & a yummy fish & chip shop very close. 1 minute walk. Owners very friendly &...

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thank you ,Turrawan for your honest review. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us and have a wonderful 2017. Regards Shaun & Elaine Chaparral Motel

Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An oldie but a goodie. A little away from CBD, but with a good Hotel/ Bistro just across the street, this Motel offers really good value for money being at least 20% cheaper than in town. Even the cooked breakfasts are good value. Friendly staff and a clean room with comfortable beds means we will return

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Excellent for us to hear the beds are comfy and the breakfast is good. Having a good clean room is a must and this we pride ourselves on. We do hope you return. All the best for the year. Shaun and Elaine

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Lovely helpful, friendly managers, clean hotel, comfy bed, although on main road, slept well. This is not a resort, or a beautiful hotel, though good value, clean and convenient nights sleep. Perfect for a reasonably priced stop over.

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is always good to go to a clean motel with comfy beds, thank you for letting others know. All the best for 2017.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Our son has quite severe dust allergies. I alerted Elaine about this prior to our arrival, she went above and beyond for us. I can't fault this place, it was very clean and just what we needed for a over night stay. Thank you so much and we will definitely use this accommodation again.

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Luckily for us we have a fantastic housekeeping team to keep our motel clean and comfortable for our guests. All the best for 2017 and hope to see you again. Shaun and Elaine

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend, fantastic owners. They are so helpful. Great stay for the whole family. Thanks Shaun & Elaine for making us feel very welcome, you are both lovely people. They make the best bacon and egg rolls.

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

It was great to meet you all and your extra visitors. We hope to see you all again next year. Good luck with the cricket in 2017. All the best Shaun and Elaine

Kempsey, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We have stayed here twice its halfway between our destination the young man that has been at the desk couldn't be more helpful the rooms are spotless and the bed is very comfortable the motel is handy to a supermarket and the fish shop

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Pam for the fantastic review. We do our best to provide a clean and comfortable room for our guests and appreciate the feedback in regards to this. Once again thank you. Have a great Christmas and New Year. Shaun and Elaine

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I paid only $85 a night which is good value in the region. The hotel was nice an quiet, even though it is situated on the main road into Ballina you werent really bothered by the traffic noise. The bed was comfortable and a good size as I am over 6 foot tall and my feet didnt hang over the...

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Andrew. Glad to hear that you would stay again and we look forward to it. For the peace of mind of our customers, if there are too many personal possessions on the bed we do not touch the bed at all. Tissues are supplied for our customers, but these are in reception, as we found them...

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We made a late decision to stay in Ballina for the night, and were lucky to find a last minute motel room at the Chaparral. We found the manager to be very welcoming and helpful, professional in approach. The room was very clean, and well appointed and certainly spacious enough. Would thoroughly recommend.Reasonably priced.

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Rick. Very pleased you were impressed and enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again soon. Glad to hear you would recommend us. Thank you.

Jurien Bay, Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2016

What a pleasant surprise to actually be made so welcome late at night in the middle of a rain storm. The room was great , clean and comfortable and good bathroom.Husband and wife team run this very well and breakfast delivered to our room - eggs perfect and a very reasonable rate. Will stay again one day , thanks a...

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chaparralmotel, Owner at Chaparral Motel, responded to this review

Thanks Tim for your glowing review, only glad to be of assistance to a lovely couple. Glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. We are improving the motel all the time, & as new owners we are encouraged by your feed back on the cleanliness and the breakfast you enjoyed Shaun & elaine

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Chaparral Motel is a 3 1/2 star rated motel located in West Ballina. We have a great range of Deluxe and standard rooms available. The Chaparral is located within walking distance to the Westower Tavern, Thai Restaurant,l Northern Rivers Seafood, Spar Supermaket, chemist, Butcher and being only 3 minutes from the by-pass. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chaparral Motel

Address: Pacific Hwy | 486 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range: $79 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Chaparral Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Chaparral Hotel Ballina
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#1 Family Hotel in Ballina
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ballina
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