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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We pulled in here late on a Saturday night having broken down. The people could not have been more helpful. Just great. It is close to everything, but it's the staff that make it. We got in at 9:30 on Saturday night but still very accommodating.

Thank Tezza612014
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for your review, we are glad we could of been some assistance :) Happy travels Leah

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Stop at Tennant Creek for the night. The Safari Lodge Motel was just on the south side of town in a quite stop with a great restaurant and food so there was no need to go into town. The rooms clean and tidy with everything you need. Parking at the door and safe. Staff there were fantastic and went out...

Thank Shane H
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your review We are glad you stopped in Tennant Creek and enjoyed your stay. We do not have a pool or restaurant but never the less thanks for taking the time with your review. Leah and Matt

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 11 December 2016

we ended up in Tennant Creek as our car made some troubles so we needed to stay in Tennant Creek (middle of nowhere or 'on the way up to Darwin'). There are like 3 motels in Tennant Creek which all look creepy from the outside. Safari Lodge caught our attention as it looks way nicer than the others when passing...

Thank ninamahnik
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hello Your review is very nice, thank you. We are happy to help were we can, to make a sticky situation a little better. See you next time Leah

Reviewed 5 October 2016

Staff were very friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and tidy. Outdoor area with a barbecue available if you want to cook your own meal. Rental vehicles are available. Most of the food outlets in town have closed down however we found an pizza shop that made exceptional pizzas at a reasonable price.

Thank Gabriella F
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for writing your review. We love getting feedback on your thoughts. Tennant Creek does have a wide range of restaurants, with all delivering great food. We hope to see you next time your passing through Leah and Matt

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Based on the reviews written about the Safari Lodge, three times over as many months I avoided booking here while attempting (unsuccessfully) to book at an alternative accommodation. With a departure date looming, and with some trepidation, given that the latter reviews were more positive following a change of management, I thought I would give it a try. Upon finally...

3Thank FyingKiwi
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Flyingkiwi Thank you for giving Safari Lodge Motel a chance. We are happy we made a good impression on your stay. We are trying hard to give the visitors to Tennant Creek, an affordable, comfortable and clean place to rest. Leah

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Safari Lodge. Leah was so helpful and friendly. Gave us great advice on where to eat and couldn't do enough for us. The rooms are basic but very comfortable and clean. We appreciated small touches like chilled water in the fridge. Wifi was an unexpected bonus! Tennant Creek is not about 5 star accommodation. This...

Thank Amanda P
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Amanda Thank you for taking the time and writing a review. Your review means alot to us, as we have only been in the motel for the past 5 months and we are working hard to make it a comfortable stay for everyone. We love meeting new people, so customer service comes easy :) We hope you and your...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Cheerful and helpful staff, Stayed here twice coming and going from Darwin. Good stopoff point for overnight stay. Clean and comfortable and value for money. Would recommend this to friend and family and budget travellers.

Thank Sandra B
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hello Sandra Thank you for writing a review. We appreciate the recommendation and will continue to improve our establishment in the future. We happy you enjoyed your stopover. Leah and Matt

Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stayed at Safari Lodge for the firs time, was pleased with the experience. Clean, tidy, lots of hot water (important) and close to the amenities in town. Bed was comfortable, good tv reception and plenty of tea and coffee as well.

Thank Erin C
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Erin We are glad the experience with us was pleasant. Safari Lodge is perfectly situated close to major amenities of town, so we are very popular for this aspect also, and yes HOT water is important especially at this time of the year. We do pride ourselves on how we service the rooms daily and re-stock condiments, so thank...

Varsity Lakes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I have stayed at the Safari Lodge on multiple occasions on my travels to Tennant Creek. It is in great location, extremely clean and safe. Leah and Matt provide an amazing service. Cannot be faulted. If you are passing through Tennant Creek or staying a few days - Safari Lodge is a must!

Thank Zigem
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Zigem Thanks for your review. We really try hard to make everybodys stay pleasant whether its one night or a long stay. Hopefully travellers will read our reviews and give us a try on their way through Tennant Creek. Thank you Matt and Leah

Reviewed 31 May 2016

My experience of staying at the Safari Lodge Motel for almost two weeks was great due to the fantastic customer service provided by the managers, Leah and Matt and their wonderful little family, efficiency and cleanliness. The atmosphere was relaxed and friendly and the location was convenient to all facilities. One of the best places I have stayed at for...

Thank Annette B
Leah A, Manager at Safari Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Annette Thanks for the review. We are a friendly family and love meeting new people so customer service comes very easy. We have enjoyed having you stay with us, your home away from home. We wish you well for your future work travels. Matt and Leah

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Safari Lodge Motel

Address: 12 Davidson Street, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 860, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Tennant Creek
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“Quiet motel, off the main road. Some rooms at the rear of office.”
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“Very helpful staff.”
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“look first”
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“If staying a room at the back would probably be quieter away from street noise.”
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