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    Squid's Ink Hotel

    690 Pacific Hwy, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
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    • Excellent23%
    • Very good14%
    • Average18%
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    • Terrible32%
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Driving up the coast I decided to stop for the night at Squid's Ink I only needed a room for the night The welcoming staff informed me that the hotel had just changed owners and that they were working towards restoring the hotels reputation which...More

    2  Thank gabriella l
    Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

    This Iconic lakeside landmark has been taken over by NEW MANAGEMENT. Finally Squids Ink is being restored to its former glory with Julie, Debbie and their teams working tireless to bring this place alive. Every room is having the time and effort spent on it...More

    Thank Julie K
    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    This motel is run down and tired. Restaurant has been shut for months, even though tables are set. Manager never in office, always had to phone to get him from his room. Lakeside ground floor rooms tiny, no room to put suitcase. Asked for deluxe...More

    2  Thank Jamie M
    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    I was expecting the worst when I read some of the reviews- I can HONESTLY say, I do not understand why those reviews are so negative. We booked last minute, the manager was extremely accommodating and the room whilst not a palace, was refurbished and...More

    Thank m_dimaio
    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Its no palace but it was spotlessly clean and the owners were extremely nice considering we booked it very last minute and checked in late at night. Not sure why this place has so many bad reviews it is what it is, a small basic...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Lake Macquarie >
    • Belmont
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    Room Tips
    "Lakeview best, family room is other side."
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    "Some rooms overlook Lake Mcquarie"
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    "Front rooms have the most amazing view Rear ones are larger and open onto a great grassed courtyard area"
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    "Good lakeside views from some rooms"
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