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Kingston, Australia
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Last minute booking driving to Melbourne. On the plus side the room was very clean and tidy and bed comfortable. Views over the lake very nice too. Downside - restaurant closed and no microwave, toaster, cutlery or plates.

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Sanctuary Point, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a last minute booking.as i had a room booked elsewhere only to find out it was way out of town. The banjo has great views on request of your room chosen. Beautiful fresh clean linen. COMFORTABLE BED Swimming pool. 5 minute walk to centre of town. Great service. Will be back.

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Thank you for staying with Banjo Paterson. We appreciate your good word and are determined to improve our service to the next level. IF YOU'RE HAPPY TELL OTHERS... IF NOT TELL US... Your feedback will DEFINITELY help us improve. Danny

Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here whilst en route to Sydney. The motel appeared to be quite average. However all the things listed on our itinerary were included, and the bed was comfortable. What is included which is not listed is a free BBQ, and a nice swimming pool. The pool catches the last rays of the sun, and is an ideal way...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and l stayed overnight during a trip to Brisbane and found the host friendly and inviting. Nice room with lovely bathroom, comfy beds and proximity to the dining strip. Situated in a very quiet part of town. Optional breakfasts were reasonably priced and delivered as room service.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We rebooked by phone several weeks ahead yet when we checked in the dour staff seemed to be highly enthusiastic and we got a very lukewarm reception. We stayed two nights but couldn't sample the restaurant because it was closed, without explanation. Advertised hi-fi was not on the air. There was no housekeeping to our room during the stay -...

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All visitors to this site should be advised that this property is no longer affiliated with Best Western.

Bleiswijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for one night during our coastal tour from Melbourne to Sydney. It was the first (Mon)day of the school holidays and we were expecting to stuggle to find accomodation. But much to pur surprise the town was very quiet, including just about all restaurants. This Best Western ended up th only one we could see...

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Thank azeeuwnl
South Coast NSW
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Stopped in for 1 night on route from Melbourne to Sydney. 1st floor rooms along the front have great views of the Lake. Hotel is close to other restaurants which was handy as their restaurant was closed. We found the room quiet from both adjoining rooms and the road until morning when we could hear the couple next door in...

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Thank mbuckland007
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Neat and clean with friendly staff... what more could you want for. How about a swimming pool and a restaurant/bar. There are also lots of bars and resteraunts nearby, and shops too. We'd stay here again if we were ever in the area.

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1Thank Jon D
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Very good location to the restaurants, clubs and shops. All within walking distance. Room was clean but outdated. Towels and bedding need updating. Bed was very uncomfortable,hard and I would say very old. Don't know what the bed replacement plan would be or if there is one. Don't think I would choose this one again.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The room is dated and the towels are completely ratty... They were at end of life about 4 years ago... even if the room is dated some little things like nice linen and luxurious towels can make all the difference. i went to get more milk from reception... no one came, so i rang the bell again and waited.... no...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Banjo Paterson Motor Inn

Address: 131 Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia (Formerly BEST WESTERN Banjo Paterson Motor Inn)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Lakes Entrance
Price Range: ₹ 6,217 - ₹ 8,424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Banjo Paterson Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Best Western Lakes Entrance
Lakes Entrance Best Western
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Lakes Entrance
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