We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kempsey Powerhouse Motel

212 reviews
Save
Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (2)
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spa room”(6 reviews)
“family room”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Rooms
4 Mar5 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from US$73.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kempsey hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0539cfdd31b042a2889e5e4aae9effa3", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1232072,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72249257],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":73,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"0539cfdd31b042a2889e5e4aae9effa3","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":73,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":73,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Kempsey Powerhouse Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA1MzljZmRkMzFiMDQyYTI4ODllNWU0YWFlOWVmZmEzIiwiQUlLIjoiMjBkODViNTNiYjE0NDA3OWIyNGVkYzFhNjNhMGQxYTEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$73", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"72249257":"TingoIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (212)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Kempsey Powerhouse Motel
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
211 results
Traveller rating
116
65
20
3
7
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
116
65
20
3
7
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsspa roomelectric blanketsfamily roombit datedplace to staythese daysshort distancerecommend staying herethe gold coastan overnight stayroom serviceair conditioninggreat priceoff the highwayon site restaurantcomfortable bedmain room
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 211 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the Powerhouse Motel. The beds were comfortable, the room was clean, and we had a very quiet night's sleep. Also we were handed fresh milk for our tea and they offered a senior's discount. I can't imagine what else...More

Thank Roslyn35
Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 23 September 2017

Hi Roslyn35, Thanks for taking the time to comment. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stayed here years ago and were very happy with the hotel. The rooms have since been refurbished so it was a LOT better, especially the bathroom. The beds were comfy and I loved the little touch of a chocolate on the bed (you don't...More

Thank libbywithnall
Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 13 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to comment. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again. Travel safely.

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Older motel which is being refurbished. Stayed 2 nights in a queen room, very comforatbale bed, electric blankets and A/C. Good selection of meals in the restaurant, they also have room service. Good value!

Thank Robyn L
Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to comment Robyn L. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Take care in your travels and we do look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had chosen to stay at the Powerhouse on our last night (Sunday) before commencing our homeward journey so that we could eat on-site and avoid going in to town. Wrong! The motel's restaurant is closed on a Sunday night, we discovered on arrival, &...More

Thank Bluepepper
Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 24 July 2017

We are sorry you were inconvenienced and could not get a meal with us that evening. Our website clearly states we do not operate the restaurant on a Sunday night. Had you booked direct or enquired we would have told you the same. We would...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The reception had closed bit they still checked us into a room at midnight, gave us fresh milk for a coffee. Very reasonably priced. Conveniently located right near the motorway but quiet. A great spot for a one night stopover.

Thank amazon36
Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for taking the time to comment. Opening a door and offering fresh milk is the least we could do. We are pleased we could help and do hope you were comfortable. Travel safely. We hope we can assist you again .

View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345643
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Ian M
1 November 2014|
Answer
Response from power465 | Property representative |
Hi there. We have BBQ in the pool area. We have the tools for use and can supply the plates if you don't have the disposables with you. Martin
1
Vote
Room Tips
"ask for a room near the pool as further from the road"
Read review
"Queen room for couples, plenty of room."
Read review
"Back rooms are probably quieter"
Read review
"Bathrooms are being renovated so ask for a newly refurbished room"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing