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Ballina Motel

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  • Terrible50%
  • 11 Feb 2018
    “Ballina Byron seniors tour”
  • 3 Jun 2017
    “Don't even think about it ”
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369 River St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478 Australia See on map
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Pick another motel. Ballina is an amazing place. The owner is all about taking your hard earned cash. Staff are amazing and cannot do enough for you. The condition of the rooms are terrible. In my single room I had a small table to put...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Sleep in your car or under a bridge not fit for humans yes may be cheap wouldn't stay there if they paid me . Hard to understand how this place is still operating . Find another place if you go cheap you'll regret it

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Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Partner, baby and i stayed here one night and was extremely happy with our accommodation, hosts were super nice and welcoming. Room was big enough for portacot and bed was comfy enough. Would happily stay again if in the area :)

1  Thank sarahdj82
Reviewed 11 March 2015

This is the sort of place that one would stay purely out of desperation. We stayed here for one night during the 2014 Byron Blues Feast because we couldn't get accommodation elsewhere. To say that it is basic is overstating it. The room's had a...More

5  Thank noah1971
Reviewed 17 June 2014

This is the sort of place that would suit a desperado. I was that person and it filled a need to have a bed for the night. To say that it is basic is an understatement. The only highlight of the room was the amazing...More

5  Thank Elizabeth61Melbourne
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Australia > New South Wales > Ballina Shire > Ballina
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Australia > New South Wales > Ballina Shire > Ballina
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"Avoid at all costs, it's that simple !!!!"
11 Mar 2015
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