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    Fun 'n' Sun Motel

    471 River St | West Ballina, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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    05/07/2017 06/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 67
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          Overview
          • Excellent37%
          • Very good43%
          • Average16%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Room Service
          Kitchenette
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 59 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          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 2 weeks ago

          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

          A TripAdvisor Member
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          Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

          AMAZING customer service! The owners are lovely! Rooms are quite nice. Bathrooms nice. Parking right out front. Food available but they're right across the street from the best seafood restaurant ever, bottle shop and a kid friendly pub. All the rooms look out onto the...More

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

          Thank you for your excellent feedback and review.

          Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here whilst en route to Brisbane, unfortunately we got caught in cyclone Debbie! The lovely owners a couple from england originally were very friendly and had lots of info for us and answered a lot of questions! Rooms were very clean and cosey would...More

          Thank jlf1994
          Response from michael b, Manager at Fun 'n' Sun MotelResponded 4 April 2017

          Hi and thanks for your very kind words, hopefully, if we meet again, it will be under nicer circumstances :-)

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 59 - US$ 89 (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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          "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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