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    Fun 'n' Sun Motel

    471 River St | West Ballina, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent36%
    • Very good42%
    • Average18%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 60 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A very friendly reception team was our first experience at this establishment. Nothing was too much trouble for them. The room we were given was actually a disabled room which was not an issue. We were given this room as it was the quietest of...More

    Thank Ron S
    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    All the things I needed were here. Value for money, clean, quiet, friendly operators, and Foxtel, and free WiFi. Close to great pub for meals too..Quiet efficient air con for cold July nights. I would recommend this motel to anyone.

    Thank Frank C
    Response from michael b, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun MotelResponded 24 July 2017

    Thank you Frank for taking the time to review our motel, and again , thank you for your positive feedback and comments. Yours The Management

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Always stay in this motel heading north ... nice quiet location .... great rooms always clean ....welcoming staff and great value. Not far from the CBD of Ballina especially Ballina RSL always recommend to family and friends travelling to QLD.

    Thank trickivic2017
    Response from michael b, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun MotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Hi and thanks for the positive review and kind words, it's always appreciated when a guest takes the time to give feedback. Yours The management.

    Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

    My partner and I were heading interstate and hadn't booked any accommodation on the way, as we just drove till we had enough. We pulled into here at nearly 10pm and the owner was very welcoming. They were even able to provide us with off...More

    Thank Rell00
    Response from michael b, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun MotelResponded 20 May 2017

    Hi and thank you for taking the time to review our motel, it is always appreciated , especially when its positive feedback :-) The management

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    We stayed here for a sport tournament. For what we paid the place was very clean and tidy. Nice hotel with bistro across the road for dinner and located near the "big prawn" They are ground floor only apartments, we were unfortunate enough to have...More

    Thank ChelleL
    Response from michael b, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun MotelResponded 20 May 2017

    Hi and thanks for your feedback, we do apologise about the other guests, and hope that there behaviour did not spoil your stay to much. If aware, we will always have a quiet word with this type of guest. Yours The management

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 64 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
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    • New South Wales >
    • Ballina
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    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (1)
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    Bathroom (1)
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    "Rooms at the back would seem to be the quietest."
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    "Not far from the new highway .."
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    "Very handy to everything."
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    "All rooms are quiet especially suites at the back"
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