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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We only stayed one night as traveling through but will definitely stay again. A short walk to shops and a 10 minute walk to beaches. We even had a filtered view of the Lake. The Management were very friendly and helpful. Definitely value for $$$

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1Thank Louise R
St. Andrews Beach, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I have stayed here twice in the last month and would highly recommend the deluxe rooms. The rooms are large and well equipped, and the last one we stayed in was recently painted. Staff are very helpful and nothing was a problem to them.

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1Thank John D
Kiama, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2015

From first phone call to book, through to check in, during stay, to check out everything was handled in a friendly and efficient manner. Stayed three nights in a very comfortable room with lake views from shared verandah. Makings for a very ample continental breakfast delivered to room night before was included in package.

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Thank Zoekiama
Lakes Entrance, Australia
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We had 3 nights last week at this motel and it was fantastic. Thankyou Lisa for being friendly and welcoming. The location is great, it was a first time visit for 2 of us but the 3rd person goes to Merimbula a lot and always stays here. What's wrong with besser brick?? Again Lisa thankyou and we will be back.

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Thank Pugs68
Geelong
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Having paid a tariff well above it's worth because of Easter rates, I would rate this as an average at best motel. Appears to be the most outdated motel in Merimbula. Location is very good however and our room whilst very small was very clean. Would probably prefer to stay elsewhere next time.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Centrally located just a short walk to shops. A clean Motel, but with dated decor, mostly of Besser brick construction, quite common in seaside buildings of the late 1970s era. Subject to traffic noise & unlucky timing (noisy party goers) which disturbed our sleep through some thin walls. This Motel is a 'get what you pay for' type, nothing special...

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2Thank SGC6368
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Stayed at this motel recently with a bunch of friends whilst on a short motorbike trip down the South Coast. This is an older style pretty standard motel layout, the rooms aren't big but reasonable in size, we found them to be well maintained as is the whole motel - give the age; they were clean with usual facilities you...

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1Thank Stephen C
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2015

We chose the deluxe twin room for our I night stay after having checked out of a nearby motel which we considered to be below the standard with regard to value for money.The South Seas would be great for a longer stay because of kitchen facilities.

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1Thank Beverley D
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2015

We are on our 2nd stay at this motel within a month! We love it here, especially for the price! Great location, lovely little room, clean and comfortable. Extremely friendly and helpful manager. Great barb-b-que and pool area. We hope to return over and over. We can't fault it! Did I mention the great rates?

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1Thank gerry5124
Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

I stayed here over the Australia Day long weekend and it was still very nice and quiet. Great location right across the road from the service station and woolworths. Nice pool aswell. The room was nice and clean and had heaps of space. Nice balcony with views of the water. Kitchen was a little out dated and the oven was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South Seas Motel, offers Deluxe, Standard & Budget Motel accommodation as well as fully self-contained 2 & 3 level apartments. Located in the CBD of Merimbula on the 'Sapphire Coast' of Southern New South Wales. We are ideally situated, halfway between Sydney and Melbourne on the Sydney Melbourne Coastal Drive Route. South Seas accommodation is undoubtedly Merimbula's best located Motel located in the CBD easy walking distance to everything from the Shopping Centre, Supermarket, Clubs & Restaurants. With the Lake located just 150 meters from the Motel and Apartments. Stay in and relax in the Garden and Spacious Lawns Area or on the Sundeck beside the large Solar Heated Salt Water Swimming Pool. Perhaps dining outside is more inviting, use the free BBQ facilities and dine in the large secluded outside dining area or use the newly renovated Function Room that seats 70+ people for your next, Wedding, Corporate Event, Convention, Group or Coach Booking. Groups are well catered for with discounted Package Deals available for Fishing, Golf, Bowls, Whale Watching, Coach Tours, Wedding, Corporate Event, Convention, Group or Coach Booking.South Seas offers 20 rooms with something to suit everyone from Travellers or Executives to short breaks, long stays or planning your next extended or family holiday. Deluxe and Executive motel units have individual cooking facilities; most Standard rooms have scenic balcony views. All rooms have Tea and Coffee, Toasters and Microwaves and direct dial Telephones. South Seas also offers a cooked al-a-cart breakfast delivered daily to your room or groups can dine together in the function room if they so desire. Wi-Fi Internet and BBQ are offered free to all guests.South Seas Motel offers clean, comfortable, quality accommodation and in a central location at a fraction of the cost.Interstate coaches stop directly opposite the Motel, while Merimbula Airport is within 2km. Why not enjoy your next visit to Merimbula by staying at the South Seas Motel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Seas Motel

Address: 12 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: $90 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — South Seas Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Ground floor, water views, budget , or quiet room at the back, as desired”
 of 5 bubbles Gracar41, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles kenkP3004UK, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from Merimbula Drive if you are sensitive to road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles simone_a13, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles DwyerMandy, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
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