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Golden Sands Motor Inn

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“great location”(23 reviews)
“queen room”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location easy walking to the shops cafes and beach. Good value for money. It is an old style motel but it is clean and comfortable. Staff are friendly and helpful. Good shower and comfortable bed.

Thank Sandra M
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for taking time out to provide feedback, we really appreciate it : )

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Golden Sands is well located within 5 minutes walk of the Lake, beach, and high street. We particularly appreciated: - the ability to use a standard power point to re-charge our plug in hybrid 4WD; - the excellent free WiFi - air conditioning -...More

Thank Halt84
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to provide such comprehensive feedback, we really do appreciate it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We normally stay at a different motel in Forster but thought we would give this one a go instead. Golden Sands Motor Inn is right in the heart of Forster. It's literally so close to everything. 2 minute walk to the beach and less than...More

Thank Natalie B
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi thanks for your feedback. We are a little confused by a few comments as we definitely don't have any windows nailed shut? that's very odd so we can only think you are referring to the windows not being able to slide to fully open...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely love staying at this Motor Inn. We visit the same Motor Inn every year with other family members. The staff are super lovely and very accommodating, the rooms are very well maintained and kept super clean. A hop, skip and a jump to...More

Thank Michelle P
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks SO much : ) We love our returning guests that value our old school motor inn & old school customer service. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

A genuine 3 star motel BUT ....despite showing its age(40+???) it's clean,very close to Main Beach and CBD We checked in late (1.30am) with a secreted key without any dramas Good sheets and towels Free WIFI(as it should be in ALL motels) Hot water a...More

Thank necrovista
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 19 March 2018

Hi thanks so much for your feedback. Our building was actually build in the early 1950's. She is holding up well. It is the 1950's plumbing that slows that first run through of hot water for the day, but once it gets there your patience...More

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Free Parking
Pool
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US$64 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$64 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Great family room, offering 2 adjoining rooms, each with their own bathroom and toilet. Close to in ground..."
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"All queen rooms with balcony's are extra large in size."
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"Short cut to the shops out the back"
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"room with balcony is much more enjoyable for couples."
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