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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful old pub, claims to be the longest verandah in Australia. Ordered vegetarian and prosciutto and rocket pizzas, $20 each. Yum! Sat up on the verandah eating and drinking watching a Euclid being transported through town. A very satisfying experience.

3Thank thelittlelady
Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments. We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience at the Great Western Hotel Motel. We look forward to you joining us again.

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Four great meals. The chef showed great customer service, very welcoming.Hand made a beef schnitzel for my daughter as there was only chicken schnitzel on the menu. Would definitely go back. Thumbs up!

1Thank Michael C
Ashleigh B, Owner at Great Western Hotel Motel, responded to this review

Hi Michael, thank you for your review. We have sold the business after seven years and would like to thank all of our reviewers over the years. Regards, Ashleigh Bellotti

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We did not stay in Hotel but we did dine in restaurant. Medium prices for standard dishes. Food was well presented and generous helpings. Quality was really good and the bar has a wide choice of beverages. Pork belly was well cooked and tender with a good crackling. Lamb cutlets were generous and cooked to a T. The vegetables were...

1Thank John H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Bartender a bit vague when trying to get a room. Actually turned me away but when my husband asked for a room we got one. Accomodation fine for overnight. Great location. Verandah stunning - good for breakfast.

Thank sally5050
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Ended up here after finding all other accommodation in town was booked out. Got a room upstairs in the main pub, was cheap, but very basic. They do have other motel style rooms out back, so they may be better. It does look like they are trying to Reno the rooms upstairs. The publican was pretty straight up about the...

Thank Dee B
Reviewed 14 August 2016

My wife's Pizza arrived within minutes of ordering it and it looked like it had been brought in from a local pizza place. Our other meals took nearly 20 mins to arrive and they were simple pasta meals. One of our kids' meals was wrong and had to be returned, luckily the correct meal was brought to us quickly. The...

1Thank themaddog74
Goulburn, Australia
Reviewed 13 August 2016

👍 Interesting beer on tap - James Squire - not just boring stuff 👍 Complete menu - who would have thought four mushroom risotto in Cobar 👍 Yep, it's an old pub in a back-country mining town; the legacy creates the charm. There was a guy in mine work clothes, another who looked like the local squatter, and a grannie...

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Came here for the Pizza and Schooner night. Fabulous value- $20 for a full size pizza and a schooner of beer. Fabulous, tasty and moorish pizza with a thin crust and generous toppings. Would definitely gone here again if we had the opportunity. Don't miss it!!

1Thank JaxDrop
Bowral, Australia
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is the type of place you stay at for a sleep and shower and then on your way you go. The room is comfortable and clean. I had a problem with the heating however it was rectified as soon as went in and told them. I have stayed here before. Nothing flash but fits the purpose.

Thank Jenny S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We did not stay at the pub but did enjoy a great meal in the restaurant. Our order was misplaced but the staff handled it well and we received a free drink for our wait but it was worth it as the food was excellent. Of particular note was the hard working and efficient waitress who was the only waitress...

Thank Ianthomo
Ashleigh B, Owner at Great Western Hotel Motel, responded to this review

Hello Lanthorno, thank you for you review of the hotel and Olivetto restaurant. I apologise the issue with the restaurant and I am glad our staff sorted it out for you without too much of an inconvenience. We hope you drop in next time you are in Cobar.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Great Western Hotel Motel was built in 1898 and has the longest iron lace veranda in the southern hemisphere. In regards to accommodation we have 37 en-suite rooms including 18 motel units at the rear of the hotel. All rooms have reverse cycle air-conditioning, fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. The hotel itself has two bars, beer garden, restaurant and our latest addition is a cafe. Our meals are renowned for being the best in town and our coffee is also making a good impression on locals and travellers alike. At the Great Western we pride ourselves on service and country hospitality. The beer is cold and the welcome warm so the next time you are in Cobar come and stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great Western Hotel Motel

Address: 20 Marshall St, Cobar, New South Wales 2835, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Cobar
Price Range: ₹ 4,775 - ₹ 5,457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 37
Also Known As:
Great Western Hotel Motel Cobar
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“I stayed in room 13 on both visits”
 of 5 bubbles srkennedy, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Don't get the far end room, as it's next to cleaners toro and she starts with the washing machine early, we choose it to be away from the road traffic, bad move”
 of 5 bubbles LesleyG6, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Take one overlooking the Main Street … you gain the wide veranda and it's quintessential Australian Experience … though the down side is the traffic noise!”
 of 5 bubbles GSirett, 6 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Choose hotel not motel.”
 of 5 bubbles Shawniguy, 18 Feb 2013 | Read review
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