We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Island Palms Motor Inn

    115 The Lakes Way, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    US$ 112
    US$ 89
    SAVE US$ 23
    US$ 91
    US$ 91
    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (10)
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,032 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Salamander Bay
     
    Aston Hill Motor Lodge
    294 reviews
    #11 of 42 hotels in Port Macquarie
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Crescent Motel
    336 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Taree
     
    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good44%
    • Average19%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Island Palms Motor Inn
    Special Price: 10% off room rate
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,032 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Salamander Bay
     
    Aston Hill Motor Lodge
    294 reviews
    #11 of 42 hotels in Port Macquarie
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Crescent Motel
    336 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Taree
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 89.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Forster hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3e6971c527bd41bdb076ad4f3c7d0a3f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1384376,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[54263699],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":89,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"3e6971c527bd41bdb076ad4f3c7d0a3f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":112,"lowestMetaPrice":89,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":112,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":112,"lowestMetaPrice":89,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":112,"hotelName":"Island Palms Motor Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNlNjk3MWM1MjdiZDQxYmRiMDc2YWQ0ZjNjN2QwYTNmIiwiQUlLIjoiNjdkNzI3MDE0MjZlNGUwYmJhOGQyZTMyYmRiYmViN2QifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 89", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"76497614":"Hotwire","79515247":"CheapTicketsEWS","79932500":"AgodaIB","54263699":"TravelocityEWS","78948700":"OrbitzEWS","37458787":"Expedia","109293689":"HotelsCom2IB","36381424":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    Reviews (261)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Island Palms Motor Inn
    See the most recent reviews

    21 - 25 of 259 reviews

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    This motel was quite lovely and had great amenities. Reasonably clean and comfortable. In Room 8 the single beds were separated from the queen by the bathroom making each feel like a little room. We had a lovely stay.

    Thank Adel S
    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    For a budget motel, this one was pretty good. Fairly modernised, fresh coloured paint, bathroom quite spacious with toilet leg room, very clean. Large modern TV with good reception, fresh white towels and quality toiletries and biscuits, etc. Lots of natural light and full length...More

    Thank Wetter13
    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    We were looking for 1 nights accommodation whilst on a Sydney to Brisbane road trip, nothing too fancy but with all the usual amenities you would expect from a hotel room. Island Palms at Forster was very good value, clean comfortable with parking directly outside...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Glenn H
    Reviewed 14 December 2016

    I have stayed at the Island Palms Motor Inn several times now, and can highly recommend it. The staff are helpful and friendly, the rooms and amenities are clean, it's located close to the shopping centre, ,and is only a short drive to Forster/Tuncurry CBD...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    1  Thank robertquilter
    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    Stayed one night only. Stayed in a family room. The Good: Phoned through to reception when we anticipated arriving late and they readily made arrangements for us to access the room. Well done. Sliding door to rear yard was a bonus. Quiet night so easily...More

    Thank RichardMuzungu
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,032 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Salamander Bay
     
    Aston Hill Motor Lodge
    294 reviews
    #11 of 42 hotels in Port Macquarie
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Crescent Motel
    336 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Taree
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 83 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Cancelon and HotelQuickly so you can book your Island Palms Motor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Forster
    • Also Known As
    • Island Palms Motor Inn Forster
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    Bathroom (6)
    Nearby
    Crescent Motel
    336 reviews
    33.33 km away
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    67.63 km away
     
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,032 reviews
    70.39 km away
     
    Aston Hill Motor Lodge
    294 reviews
    93.01 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Seafarer Restaurant
    34 reviews
    .04 km away
    Lakeside Tavern
    29 reviews
    .21 km away
    101 Thai House
    76 reviews
    1.29 km away
    Subway
    11 reviews
    .51 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Tuncurry Rock Pool
    91 reviews
    3.43 km away
    The Bellevue Hotel and Bar
    36 reviews
    3.83 km away
    Cape Hawke Lookout
    155 reviews
    4.43 km away
    Great Lakes Museum
    9 reviews
    3.93 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Island Palms Motor Inn staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Room sizes are excellent with a rear verandah"
    Read review
    "All rooms on ground most back on to grass areas, check wind direction as door open may not be suitable"
    Read review
    "Book rear rooms if quieter room is required."
    Read review
    "Room 8 is extremely quiet - make sure you set an alarm otherwise you might sleep in :)"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing