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    Moby Dick Waterfront Resort Motel

    27-29 Yamba Rd, Yamba, New South Wales 2464, Australia
    011 61 2 6145 2445
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    • Excellent60%
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    “co op” (23 reviews)
    “clarence river” (22 reviews)
    “private jetty” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 218 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Had a very pleasant stay at Moby's, the room has a beautiful view out over the river and had everything we needed. Paid a little more for this but it was worth the extra, a little bit out of town, but walkable and quiet ,...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    What a lovely spot to chill out so easy to sit back and relax and watch the view. Had two nights at the motel and I wish we had stayed longer. Family unit was lovely and fresh and had lovely decor and beds very comfortable....More

    Thank Glenys L
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very happy with our stay. The rooms are clean and look to be just updated with new furniture and kitchen appliances. Very friendly front office staff and amazing views out to the river. Everything worked how it should. Can highly recommend Mobey Dick for a...More

    Thank David T
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    fantastic amenities with bar b ques over looking river. extremely friendly service. very convenient to golf course and shopping centre . great things to do (whale watch, golf, shopping, walks, fishing). very good restaurants and a hotel which is on a cliff over looking the...More

    Thank GandV5052
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Awesome spot our apartment overlooks water and jetty to walk out on ,bbqs deck chairs ,nice grounds,small area for functions ,very pleasant spacious premium room with a spa bath which was lovely and relaxing

    Thank rosebudeli
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 105 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Yamba
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • New South Wales >
    • Yamba
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    Katy44b
    9 February 2017|
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    Response from Robyn H | Property representative |
    Hi You can check in early just contact Reception in regards to the availability on the day.
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    30 May 2016|
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    Response from DiNoosaHeads | Reviewed this property |
    Hello Rob When we stayed there was no mention of a security deposit. I think we booked online and paid in advance so maybe that makes a difference? Regards Di
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    Snorklefun
    8 December 2015|
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    Response from MobyDY | Property representative |
    Hello Wayne, Yes we do have a room on the ground floor that caters for a wheel chair and you can access the river front via a ramp at the side of the building.
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