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Gladstone, Australia
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79 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed one night on our way to Darwin. Clean and tidy motel with all the usual facilities - including a pool and it has a security gate at night. Good situation in the centre of town handy for local shops, cafes etcc

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Warrandyte, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was just stopping over in Katherine for the night and this place had everything I needed; a comfortable bed to sleep in, a pool to cool down in and a short walk to the shop and bus stop! I was there for Territory Day and felt very safe staying in this accommodation.

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Thank Grace J
Northern Territory, Australia
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed because the motel accepts pets in the room. This time round the room smelt of dank used mop water when we arrived. The place is convenient but 2 weeks after we had left and paid our bill by credit card to our amazement here is a $125 credit card charge on our account? Wow apparently we didn't turn... More 

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Chidlow, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We had car trouble so were stranded In Katherine for a bit, this hotel was central to town, easy walking distance to shops, cafes, galleries etc which worked for us without a car! Clean, basic, needs some work, bathroom etc but overall the experience was a good one. Nice people on reception and very helpful. Only downside was the pool... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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176 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

A very basic motel with very old fittings. The air conditioner was a bit loud to have on all night so it got a bit warm. Very conveniently located in the centre of town just around the corner from supermarket and across the road from Maccas. No major complaints. It was comfortable and the wifi worked.

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Thank bulegila
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This was the worst hotel stay I have ever had. Sheets were so thin that my mother's had holes. My mother had no soap and we had no milk. The security gate wasn't secure and a young man parked in the carpark and rolled his swag out on the bitumen outside my mother's room. The staff didn't seem alarmed. Never... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

right in town this motel was very nice to stay in. The rooms were excellent and comfortable. They were clean as well. There was a lovely pool to swim in and a good restaurant. It was an easy walk to the shops.

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Brisbane, Australia
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95 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stayed just 1 night, the room was clean, and the bathroom was a good size. The place is very dated. There were not many choices in Katherine. This was reasonably priced considering it's pretty expensive everywhere up here. I would stay again. Close to everything.

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Sydney, Australia
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67 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The staff are very friendly and helpful. Motel not Hotel. The motel is conveniently located in the middle of town and good place to rest for the night. Rooms are a little bit run down, but their is aircon, and parking and a warm shower. Did the job.

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Thank 100by40
1 review
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Note to self!! Do not stay at the Katherine Motel again. This was the most uncomfortable bed we have ever slept in.All night we heard the local woman yelling out & arguing. After a very restless night in out stuffy & uncomfortable room we awoke to the next door guest with the car radio blaring out at 6:00am. Our room... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located, the Katherine Motel is the perfect base for exploring the many surrounding attractions, including Nitmiluk National Park, which is only 25km away, as well as all the town has to offer. Located next to the Katherine Oasis shopping centre and just off Katherine's main street, all your shopping needs are only moments away. The local art galleries, restaurants and entertainment venues are all within walking distance. Equally, you can relax within the Katherine Motel grounds, making use of our beautiful saltwater tropical pool, unwinding after a long day exploring in the beer garden or on-site bar, or enjoying a delicious meal freshly prepared from our a la carte menu. If you prefer to simply make use of the facilities available in your room then we can bring dinner to you, whilst you watch TV or make use of our free wifi. Our friendly and welcoming staff is here to provide you with an enjoyable stay and we can also assist you with organising any excursions or day-trips to the surrounding areas. We are also one of the few dog-friendly properties in the area, although conditions do apply so please get in touch for further details. We have a variety of rooms, with some family and interconnecting rooms available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Katherine Motel

Address: 3 Giles Street, Katherine, Northern Territory 0851, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Katherine
Price Range: ₹ 5,469 - ₹ 6,228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Katherine Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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 of 5 bubbles 754martinh, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Could see rooms facing the pool, we had standard motel type room.”
 of 5 bubbles sharonroth58, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were right at the back which I'm guessing is quieter as further away from the pub”
 of 5 bubbles artyart84, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some don't like noise, but on weekdays this wasn't Not very noisy on weekdays. Some noise from the supermarket behind.”
 of 5 bubbles 877margarets, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the side street.”
 of 5 bubbles Aussie255333, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
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