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Stawell, Australia
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Dated motel, well maintained. Rooms have heating that keep them at a comfortable temperature overnight. Beds are comfortable. Good hot shower with great pressure. We dined at the attached Chinese restaurant as a group. Plenty of great food.

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Rutherford, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Electric blanket chords were broken and frayed, making one unusable. Hot water also didn't last, giving us not even three showers, tried and again in the morning and going even get one shower out of it, which is terrible for such a cold place. Wifi also unusable.

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Reviewed 9 July 2016

On a wet and cold afternoon it was a pleasure to walk into a nice warm room that has huge compared to most motel rooms. Good WIFI and TV in the room along with the usual tea & coffee and toaster. Extra wide parking space outside the room. The attached Chinese Restaurant and Bar was an added bonus if you...

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Thank Michael M
Blackheath
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Good-size room, well presented, very quiet with outlook to neighbouring paddock. Has a chinese restaurant which was closed on the night we visited. Free wi-fi, a stocked mini-bar. Very comfortable bed.

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1Thank johnkeithpettit
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Comfy sized rooms pretty good for a family not the friendliest to kids no extra blankets lots of storage nice showers 70s 80s feel pretty clean lots of power points free high speed WiFi that doesn't drop out

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Large comfortable room where everything seemed to work. Central heating was just right on a cold night. Very reasonable tariff. The attached Chinese restaurant served adequate Chinese/Australian cuisine at reasonable prices.

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Pulled into Oberon and stayed at the Big Trout with a bunch of Motorcycle riders out for a weekend. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, the rooms clean and everything worked. Great showers! A solid place to stay overnight if passing through Oberon.

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

The room was warm when we arrived on a cold wet day. This was very welcoming. Comfortable beds too. Basic bathroom needs but no hand towels and only one face washer. Tea, coffee and a toaster so you could get your own breakfast if you were prepared. Chinese restaurant was part of the complex but the dishes were ordinary except...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We have used this motel previously, but this trip left us underwhelmed. The central heating was just adequate, no microwave, little crockery ( not even a bowl for cereal) and a cold shower in the morning!! Time for a few inproements for the money we paid.

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Bli Bli, Australia
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Reception was helpful. The room was a good size but poorly lit. The fluid core heater struggled to make a difference in -2oC temperatures. We carry our own, new fan heater for a back up. I did not notice air conditioning for the warmer times. A large complex with attached restaurant which is run independently. Wifi was barely useable.

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Big Trout Motor Inn is situated in the main street of Oberon and has a 3 1/2 star rating with all 33 rooms on the ground floor. All rooms have central heating, tea and coffee making facilities, LCD TV, telephone and electric blankets. The motel also boasts a Licensed Restaurant with popular Chinese and Australian cuisine and room service is available on request. The rooms are light and spacious with the standard rooms consisting of a queen and single bed. Family rooms all have a queen and three singles. There are also 2 bedroom spa rooms which have two queens and one single in them.The motel caters to coach groups, with Dinner Bed and Breakfast packages, and also day tour packages with guide. Oberon is 2.5 hours from Sydney and is 1150 meters above sea level. Just 29km from Oberon, you can explore the scenic wonders of Jenolan Caves. These adjoin the World Heritage listed Kanangra Boyd National Park, with its spectacular wilderness areas and the majestic Kanangra Walls.Oberon is known for its trout fishing, mushrooming and fossicking, and most recently the magnificent Mayfield Gardens. One of the largest privately owned cool climate gardens, with 160 acres of awe inspiring beauty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Trout Motor Inn

Address: 1 Oberon St, Oberon, New South Wales 2787, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Oberon
Price Range: $117 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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“very cold in winter,bring a heater”
 of 5 bubbles 440rileyj, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Down the back might be quieter, we were near reception dog next door's dog barked a couple of times during the night, but dogs do that.”
 of 5 bubbles BobandWendy151, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“As you enter the motel the rooms on the left get the morning sun. It will be a lot brighter in rooms on this side. All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 749walg, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No suggestions other than to ring ask if 1. the restaurant is open and 2. if a bus load is expected. If answer is NO and / or YES respectively them take your money elsewhere! We are being sold rubbish in this country and apparently no checks and balances. Often not told unless one asks!”
 of 5 bubbles 845glenw, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the family apartment that looks out over the paddocks. It was quiet and lovely as well as light and airy.”
 of 5 bubbles whereswalshie, 31 Oct 2014 | Read review
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