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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Sarah and Rod are great. Awesome locale. Updated rooms. Easy stumber back from the bars and restaurants. Why stay any where else? I lead groups of learning disabled adults from the USA. If the hotel was bigger I'd take them here. Unfortunately, the place is the perfect size unless you're with a huge group.

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Simone S, Guest Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Scott, Thank-you so much for your 5 star review. It's wonderful to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay and that you took advantage of our central location right in the heart of Byron Bay. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Sarah & Rod. Thanks again for your review, and we look forward...

Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we only stayed for two nights during our long drive down the East Coast of Australia Not a very imposing looking building entrance..but..the motel is right opposite the beach....which is lovely . Only round the corner is the main street with bars and restaurants etc...plus shops,mainly geared up for the younger 'hippy' element who are attracted to Byron Bay for...

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Simone S, Guest Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Val2205, Thank-you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We're so pleased that you had such an enjoyable stay and that you were able to take advantage of our amazing location. Once again thank-you for your generous words, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards, Simone

Stockholm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Bay motel probably has the best location in Byron Bay if you are looking to be near the main beach, restaurants and shopping. The rooms are comfortable and modern. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Rein J, Thank-you so much for your 5 star review. It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our location was so convenient for you. Once again thanks for your review, and we look forward to welcoming you and family back for another getaway. Kind Regards Simone

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

What a great place to stay. Close to absolutely everything in Byron bay. Short walks to the main beach, some of the best restaurants in the area and the great shops Byron has to offer. Don't be startled by the old looking brick building as the rooms are renovated and good as new. Obviously if you are looking for luxury...

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Ian W, Thank-you so much for such a lovely review. We're so pleased to hear that you loved your stay and your amazing 5 star review. I must agree that our location is PERFECT - right in the heart of Byron Bay and walking distance to almost everything. We loved that you loved your stay, and we look forward...

Burnie
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Sarah and Rod were very friendly and made us very welcome. Our room was spacious and very clean. The location is close to shops, restaurants and the beach. We would definitely choose to stay at Bay Motel again.

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Thank-you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and that Sarah and Rod made your time in Byron Bay memorable. We are dedicated to continually improving our services, so your kind words are truly appreciated bye everyone here at the Bay Motel. We look forward to...

Buddina, Australia
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We are a family of 5. Teenage kids- 12,14, 16. This is a motel room not an apartment. The family unit is small but newly renovated. Main bed in the kitchen/family area and 3 x singles in a separate bedroom. You could do a few nights here as it is central to everything! Opposite Main Beach. Backs onto a laneway...

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Davbro95, Thank-you for such a wonderful review. It's very rewarding to hear that our guests enjoyed their stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Byron Bay. Kind Regards, Simone

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great central spot. Rooms are pretty nice inside and look to have been done up recently. Far from 5 star but great value and close to everything. Pub is close and can be a bit loud but thats expected with such a central venue

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Mitch B, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are very pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay! We are very lucky to be so perfectly located in the heart of Byron Bay, which is very handy for those looking to hit the beach, restaurants and shops. We look...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We were in room 10. Top level and right next to construction site. Being on the top level certainly presented some challenges with a newborn, strollers, bags etc but we are a young, fit couple and managed it fine but certainly wouldn't recommend for everybody. Construction may be a problem for some light sleepers out there as it starts right...

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Jace_Disgrace, Thank-you for taking the time to provide us with feedback from your stay with us. I'm pleased to hear that you found our rooms modern, and you that you took advantage of the superb location. I do apologise that your room was a inconvenience with such a small baby, so please contact reception prior to booking in future...

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Reviewed 7 September 2016

One block away is the heart of the town. Steps away from a great waterfront walk. We arrived just as it got dark and the town was VERY busy and parking would have been difficult to find. It was great to have our own car parking.

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear The Go Bird, Thank you so much for your review. I'm pleased that your stay lived up to your expectations and that you enjoyed our central location. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind Regards, Simone

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Bay Motel, Byron Bay, great place, great location, new management, friendly, helpful & great knowledge, facilities are clean, practical & comfortable. Everything is nearby, it's all 'too easy'. Sarah & Rod Doyle, awesome people in an awesome place 👌👍

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Simone S, Public Relations Manager at Bay Motel, responded to this review

Dear Troy M, Wow what a review! Thank-you so much! It's always nice to receive such great feedback from our guests. It's also great to receive lovely feedback on our amazing new managers, and I'll be sure to pass on your kind words to Sarah and Rod. Once again thank-you so much, and we look forward to welcoming you back...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfectly located on beautiful Byron Bay beach, a stay at the centrally located Bay Motel will have you coming back for more. With the white sand of one of the most pristine beaches just 50m away and the surf club directly across the road, the Bay Motel is the perfect location to soak in all that Byron Bay has to offer.Offering double, twin and suites with air conditioning, free satellite TV, microwave and coffee making facilities. Free secure parking is available for all of our guests. Across the road on the beachfront is a park offering barbeque facilities and children’s playground. At the Bay Motel we offer you the best location, friendly service and great value for your holiday dollar. Our goal is to make your stay with us in Byron Bay comfortable, enjoyable and most of all memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Motel

Address: 12 Bay St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Bay
Price Range: $185 - $473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Byron Bay
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“Just ask for the second floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 260scottf, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“our room was on ground floor right next to the office...parked outside it.”
 of 5 bubbles Val2205, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very noisy multi storey building site directly behind. Noise from very early morning and throughout the day, crane operating over motel.”
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“On the top floor you have to carry your bags up so better the bottom floor if you have any walking difficulties.”
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“Front is roadside opposite beach”
 of 5 bubbles sharyn5055, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
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