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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a terrific stay. Rooms a little smaller than expected. We managed though. Rooms clean, kitchen clean, bathrooms and toilets clean. Friendly couple with Wayne particularly informative of his local area. Walking distance to everything which is exactly what I needed. Guests were friendly and very accommodating and included my son in some of their outings; my son who is...

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Albury, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointing I am a frequent reviewer & researcher on TA & give honest reviews of MY stays & experiences & I rely on other reviewers contributions. I had made an earlier review on this property but some things needed to be clarified/amended due to response from Management. My husband & I did some sightseeing along the Gippsland & Sapphire coast...

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WayneT681, Owner at Wandarrah Lodge, responded to this review

"Take 2" Another example of a guest booking blindly without researching what they are actually paying for.We are a 2 star rated budget hostel as laid out on our Tripadvisor home page and do not pretend to any more than that. When you book a Twin Room with SHARED BATHROOM FACILITIES it is to be expected you would receive 2...

Olten, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just 2 minutes away from the beach (and a good cafe), this little lodge offers spacious dorms, good showers, fast and stable wifi, good kitchen and nice staff. Lockers are provided. Few e-sockets in the room. Good common-area. A bit empty when I was there. But seems to be a good spot to stay longer.

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Kiama, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our walking group of 11 had a lovely stay at Wandarrah lodge in November. A perfect location only a short walk to the beach and the shops. Great restaurants and coffee shops in Merimbula. The owners Wayne and Betty were very welcoming and friendly and helpful with lots of information and advice on walks in the area. A walk along...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The Wandarrah Lodge is a great hostel with very very nice owners. The beds are great, had my best night since i arrived in Australia. At the night is very quiet so you can get some rest. The town centre is 20 mn walk from the Lodge. I liked the walk because i was in the car the whole day....

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

I only stayed for one night but I felt right at home from the moment I got there. The facilities are very clean and organised and the kitchen was well stocked with everything you need to cook a feast! I got a free upgrade to my own room (score!) And the bed was very comfortable! The location is great, I...

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Thank Straighty
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I felt very welcome as a solo traveller, stayed for two nights and got a lot of information to go around and get to know the area. Nice kitchen, nice bathrooms and good wifi. Great experience overall!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Highly recommended accomodation, relaxed vibe with very friendly and helpful owners. Well stocked and clean kitchen for your use, clean TV room as well, parking on site. Very close to beach and easy walk to town. All in all a lovely spot.

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Batemans Bay, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We are regular visitors to Wandarrah Lodge and are so for many reasons! The friendliness of the owners Betty and Wayne are the major drawcard. The Lodge is immaculately presented with a very friendly atmosphere. Wandarrah is located close to the beach and a great walk in to town. We will continue to be regular visitors to Wandarrah Lodge and...

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Wollongong
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We recently stayed at Wandarrah Lodge while visiting Merimbula , New South Wales. I booked two separate rooms for the family. My two teenage sons stayed in one room, which had two single beds and a cupboard to store their clothes. I stayed in a room with my younger son, we shared a double bed. We also had a cupboard...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
NEW FREE WI-FI IN ALL ROOMS Wandarrah Lodge - Merimbula is situated midway between Sydney & Melbourne and only 150 metres from the beach making us an ideal location to break your journey on the pristine Sapphire Coast. We specialize in budget accommodation for singles & couples as well as group accommodation for schools, sporting clubs, family reunions & touring motorcyclists. Please note we are NOT a motel so no TVs or spas in the rooms. Our main points of difference to a motel being the ability to cook your own meals in our large communal kitchen as well as interact with other guests in our large Dining / Common / TV room. Our budget accommodation includes single, twin, double & multishare rooms with shared bathroom facilities. Family en suite rooms including disabled access are also available. Bed linen is included. Catering for all meals for groups of 10 or more. A self catering kitchen is available which sets us apart from a motel allowing guests to prepare a meal should they wish. Other facilities include NEW FREE WI-FI IN ALL ROOMS, free off-street parking, bbq, outdoor area, pool table, table tennis and guest laundry. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wandarrah Lodge

Address: 8 Marine Pde, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: $38 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wandarrah Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Ask for the room with ensuite if you prefer not to use the shared shower / toilets.”
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