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Moby Dick Waterfront Resort Motel

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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Moby Dick Yamba offers waterfront accommodation with fully self-contained kitchenettes and private balconies. The Resort is ideal for couples and families and features a picturesque location adjacent to the beautiful Clarence river. At Moby Dick, you can cool off in the saltwater pool, indulge in a refreshing spa, even fish from the private jetty or simply explore Yamba’s charming coast.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
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Marina View
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Grafton Airport47 km
Lismore Airport67 km
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All reviews co op clarence river private jetty large lawn area sea birds boat parking overnite stay upstairs room outdoor facilities fishing boats view of the river modern furnishings spa room fish chips rooms are large walk along the river bird life
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Once again we stayed at the Moby Dick Waterfront Resort Motel, the rooms are large, well appointed and most have been refurbished to a beautiful standard, this time we had a huge king size bed. The room was very clean and tastefully furnished. The Motel...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

A wonderful relaxing place to stay. Excellent in every way!!! The pelicans are a real treat. There's a bait shop a few doors down the street where you can buy minnows to feed these hungry guys. You can't beat the relaxing atmosphere of Moby Dick's.

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Thank Steve H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had one of the renovated upstairs rooms with river views. It was so nice to go to sleep and wake up hearing the river water gently lapping the banks. Beautiful veranda to sit on overlooking the river and the motel parkland. Next door to...More

Thank Sandhtour
Response from Robyn H, Manager at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay . The outlook and surrounds certainly create a peaceful environment. We are pleased you enjoyed one of our renovated rooms and hope we see you again on your next visit to Yamba.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so impressed. Awesome views, very spacious rooms, meaningful decor that showcased the area. Great communal areas for entertaining or just relaxing with glass of favourite beverage. We had an awesome stay and all staff were friendly and inviting. Can’t wait for our next...More

Thank Nihara S
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Was a great place for our 14month olds first holiday and first trip to the beach. Great location, quiet, absolutely spotless, great staff and reasonably priced for the time period. Best bed we have slept in. Thank you *thumbs up*. :)

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Response from Robyn H, Manager at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort MotelResponded 16 October 2018

Thank you for your comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your family stay and everything was to your expectations. Our beds are certainly appreciated by guests and we hope to see you again sometime.

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9 February 2017|
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Response from RobynH411 | Property representative |
Hi You can check in early just contact Reception in regards to the availability on the day.
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
8 December 2015|
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.
Room Tips
"Beautiful view from the upstairs rooms"
27 Sep 2018
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"upstairs has a better view . Spoil your partner & get a spa room"
13 Sep 2018
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"Ask to see it before you pay"
24 Aug 2018
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"We enjoyed our ground floor room. Loved the pelicans."
18 Jul 2018
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US$ 100 - US$ 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaNew South WalesYamba
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