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The Nambucca Motel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a deluxe room, which was very spacious and clean containing everything we needed.. It was great to have a good sized room after staying in matchbox size rooms at other motels. It is set well back from the highway so we heard negligible highway noise, which was a big plus. The staff are friendly and efficient in...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hoel itself is dated with worn carpets and over priced for it's condition The main meal I had was dreadful. I asked for a blue steak with pepper sauce. The steak was well done with no sauce and I sent it back and refused to pay for it. I paid for my starter and drinks. I left the following...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant clean and friendly yes a bit dated but for the price great service and comfortable accommodation easy parking facility, wifi, own shower and bath. Good amenities. We arrived on the off chance and got a double room no problem.

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Thank Ayidon I
Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are spacious and pleasant. You could tell that efforts had been invested in making the place a fine place, but that recent years had witnessed some neglect. For a one night stop it's great. The motel is located just on the river bank, so it offers some relaxing atmosphere on the grassy riverside.

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this motel just 1 night. We pulled it late afternoon. Staff were nice and helpful. We ate in the restaurant where the food was just lovely. Woke to being able to walk along the banks of the river. While room was out dated I'd would return for a over night stay again.

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Thank Karen L
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed overnight with my husband. Room okay, very dated. Housekeeping staff and maintenance man very helpful but beware of the manager, she is rude, maybe time for a holiday. Would not recommend maybe if town booked out.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We were given a four person room for a family of five so one child had to sleep on the floor with a spare blanket. We were also charged $20 for a missing hand towel despite calling to explain we didn't take it and proving that we didn't take two bath towels that we were also initially charged for taking.

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1Thank mnmdad
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stayed for 2 nights. The rooms were somewhat clean. The bed didn't do my back any favours and the sheets were too small. They are very tired looking,need some new paint. It's lovely close to the river but sand flies or Midgees loved me take some tropical strength aero guard. We had a fish from the jetty near the...

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1Thank s0nas2013
Broadbeach, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This motel is very old and tired, it needs a total refurbishment. The room was clean but tired. There was a piece of fly screen bunched up and placed in the gap in the bathroom window. There was no hot water when we had showers on the Saturday night and none Sunday morning. Would not stay or recommend this motel.

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Toogoom, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2016

After reading many reviews about this motel, I have come to understand that there are many people in this world that would expect 5 star accommodation at a 3 star motel. In our experience of travelling we found the Nambucca Motel to be 3 and a half stars. The check in was smooth and easy and once entering our room,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Nambucca Motel. 15 acres of landscaped lawns and garden, alongside the Nambucca river. 30 ground floor comfortable clean rooms with warm friendly service. Stay a day, week or more. Great place for a quiet night rest, stopover or holiday. Please to make your stay more pleasant and enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Nambucca Motel

Address: 6038 Pacific Hwy, Nambucca Heads, New South Wales 2448, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Nambucca Heads
Price Range: $106 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Nambucca Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Deluxe room on north side of property.”
 of 5 bubbles richardsM9874VW, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Seems all the rooms have good river views the motel is in 2 sections”
 of 5 bubbles s0nas2013, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't use!”
 of 5 bubbles DianaW674, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms near the river are much better.”
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