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Karuah Motor Inn

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Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Clean, comfy rooms at a reasonable price. The owners are super friendly and accommodating - upgraded us to a room with a larger bed at no extra cost as we had a toddler sleeping with us. Great to have a microwave and toaster included in the room. Great value - we look forward to visiting again!

Thank bellaandme
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2015

On the Old Pacific Highway north of Newcastle, you would really only stop here for an overnight. However, if you have time, go to Hawke's Bay and ? Tea Gardens ? (Yes, that really is a place name) Comfortable Motel type room well stocked and not noisy at all. Owner likes motor bikes so he was happy talking to me,...

1Thank richard0837
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Escaping Sydney on a Friday afternoon sure jangled the nerves ... but this was the perfect de-stress stopover. Knowing that we were arriving late, the lovely owner had turned on the heater and the lights and had the room unlocked for us. A very kind and welcoming gesture. The room was very clean and fresh and the bed was very...

Thank julnol
Karuah_Motor_Inn, Owner at Karuah Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Juinol, Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your overnight stay. Free Wi-Fi is available to everyone, you just need to get the password for use. As you had a late check in the only thing we didn't leave in the room was the password for you. Hope to see you again soon.

Parkes, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and i recently stayed overnight a t the Karuah motor inn and would recommend it to anyone looking for a clean comfortable and friendly place to stay. The location is quiet and central with the river a 10 minutes stroll from your door.The room wall clean, the bed comfortable and you had good aircon, TV fridge kettle and...

1Thank Ian B
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We have stayed at this motel for many years on our way back to Sydney from family visits to the Gold Coast. It is consistently clean, comfortable and most affordable. The owners have thought of everything to make a traveller's life easy, eg provision of car washing equipment, lots of hanging space in the bathroom (often overlooked by quality hotels),...

1Thank Evl44
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2015

When ever we are driving up or down the coast of NSW and need a nice motel to stay between the border and Sydney we choose this motel we found on tripadvisor because of the reviews and we have loved the experience. The you couple that manage the motel run it to perfection its clean and well presented. A short...

2Thank winmac01
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

We love staying here beds are very comfortable and we manage to get some sleep, clean and looking very nice and modern. It was hard for us to get some sleep as we had a very active 1 year old who likes to get into everything. Owners are very friendly Would stay here again also all rooms are very quiet

1Thank briellemira
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We stayed for one night and were pleased with our choice; infact, looking around Karuah on our way out the next morning, we wished we'd arrived a bit earlier to have a walk around and enjoy the riverside. The allocated parking spaces near each room meant that we were able to leave some of our bags in the car overnight...

1Thank CHendry1
Vung Tau, Vietnam
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Stayed 1 night, very clean and comfortable room at very reasonable price. Very friendly staff. Nice location and just a short walk to the local RSL which has great Chinese meals (buffet on Tuesdays). Nice little town just off the Highway. Highly recommended.

2Thank Rob R
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

We arrived without a booking, Peter was happy to accommodate us, even upgrading our room at no extra cost...the room was immaculate, clean, and welcoming. Loved all the little extras in our room and the mini bar prices were fantastic...will stay again Thanks Peter and Karen for your wonderful hospitality.

2Thank rebeccasykes

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Karuah Motor Inn is a quiet resting place to recuperate from your day's journey or the ideal place to base yourself for that relaxing holiday. Within a few minutes of the Pacific Highway, in the centre of town, the Karuah Motor Inn provides convenient motel accommodation only 200 metres from the waters of Port Stephens and a short stroll to shops, food outlets and the RSL club.Karuah Motor Inn is the only motel in town to offer HOT & COLD BREAKFAST. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karuah Motor Inn

Address: 422 Tarean Rd, Karuah, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Karuah
Price Range: $121 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Karuah Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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