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Richmond Motor Inn

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great quiet location! Good clean rooms. Very comfortable. Free internet. Parking right outside the room. Pool. Close to town, cafes, RSL, Ballina Fair, bars, Richmond River and short walk or drive to the beaches!

Thank Mcj_1976
Paris, France
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I stayed two nights here. The price quality is amazing. The owners gave me a warm welcome . As it is in the central business district you can walk to everything - supermarlkets , restaurants and boutiques . The AC was great , parking easy and the room was very quiet . i appreciated The tea and coffee making facilities...

Thank francoise623
Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We have traveled up & down the east coast between Qld & NSW for over 26 years and we have stayed in many motels but this one should be mentioned. After driving for hours there was nothing better than being greeted by a welcoming smile from our host Graham. He registered us quickly & effortlessly, came out & showed us...

Thank Rowena C
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Manager Graham super friendly and welcoming, reasonable price, great, clean and comfortable family room. Located central to pubs and clubs. Large room, air con worked well and quietly. The linen was very clean and rooms were in great condition.

Thank Nick D
Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

great stop over on the way up the coast, Richmond Motor Inn very convenient to the river and boardwalk and RSL over the road for a nice meal. Room very clean and no street noise at all. We had two rooms, one double and one a family room although really more suitable for 2 as the sofa is the other...

Thank vicki e
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed here with hubby late Dec 2016 for 5 nights. Bloke who manages this hotel is genuine and friendly. Really helped us out with all sorts of queries about the local area, investment, living in and around Ballina, etc. We had some great yaps with him. Richmond Motor Inn is right across road from the river and various eateries. It...

Thank wishtago...
Bundaberg, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The management of this motel can not do enough for you they will go out of their way to assist. The rooms are in excellent condition and the cleanest that I have experienced. I have stayed at this motel on many occasions and have always found the rooms to be of the highest quality. Ballina now that the highway has...

Thank Reg509
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stayed on a Saturday night in a ground floor family room, very tidy but it way during a bit of a heat wave and the room A/C really struggled to pump any cold air out - only managed cool even on the minimum setting - lucky the motel pool was close by clean and cold. This Motel is directly across...

Thank Les J
Childers, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Great location (right opposite the RSL) and within walking distance of all the shops. The room was clean and contained all the facilities one would expect in a motel e.g. fridge, tea and coffee making facilities etc. I would stay here again.

Thank Gary_Childers
Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Very nice room bedding was great clean and hygienic excellent service management friendly and obliging staff helpful shower taps were a bit hard to regulate but overall a great place to stay would definitely recommend this motel

Thank sco5

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Richmond Motor Inn is located in the heart of Ballina , across the road from the Award Winning Ballina RSL Club and The Richmond River. A short walk to the commercial and financial centre of Ballina and a wide diversity of eateries and shopping. We have 13 units at the motel ranging from family rooms, twin share and double rooms with king or queen beds, we also have our executive spa room. A 5 minute drive to the airport and bus station nearby. We have FREE WiFI, Foxtel, A/C, tea/coffee making facilities in all rooms, microwaves,toasters, hairdryers and FREE off street parking. A short drive to the beautiful pristine beaches of Ballina, or a drive into the hinterland visiting numerous villages and craft stalls. We know you will enjoy your time in Ballina. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Richmond Motor Inn

Address: 227 River St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range: $118 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Richmond Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“I had a room on ground flor, it is only a two floor hotel”
francoise623, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our room & the back was near the pool & away from any street noise.”
rowenac788, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Older guests should ask for ground floor room”
Reg509, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms looked the same, 1/2 are ground floor”
0lesj, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the ground floor, so that you can park your bike outside the room.”
Gary_Childers, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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