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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very old and in bad need of upgrading. Paid for budget room and was horrified when I pulled the bed covers back the sheets didn't look clean. Complained to the owner/manager and got "upgraded" but the room itself wasn't any better. Wouldn't stay there again

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Thank Possum333
Tomakin, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel is fantastic. The hosts are welcoming and genuine. My room? Cosy and clean. The views are exhilarating. Easy check in and parking. I looked at many similar places in Merimbula prior to my work here (I am here for 2 Weeks, 1 to go), and now that I am here, and after seeing the similarly priced competition, I...

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2Thank benjii68
Benalla, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was discus ting . The room was filthy dirty . the pillows had long black hairs from someone else . the sheets had stains . the pillows were yellow stained old dirty and flat . the sofa was so dirty old filthy you would nt let your dog even sit on it . cups were dirty and coffee...

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1Thank heidi m
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

So, I have stayed at this motel quite a few times since Dec 2014. I had 'inherited' a small friendly dog from friends so needed a pet friendly motel to allow me to travel. At first this motel was good - convenient and affordable - but has been steadily going downhill. After my first review in 2014 I have avoided...

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3Thank Shani J
Wantirna, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This motel is good value for money and has a lovely view over Merimbula. The room was adequate and good for the price. In this day and age I'd prefer to see mixer taps in the bathroom because it took me ages to get the shower temperature sorted and took several adjustments during my showers. There had clearly once been...

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1Thank markrichards1964
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This is a great motel. You were excellent hosts when I stayed. Thank you for also putting me in one of the best rooms! I drove all the way from Melbourne not expecting much at all but when I arrived I was amazed. The best views! The best room! The best car parking! The best pool! It was just fantastic....

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1Thank Tony M
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Stayed one night in family room , queen bed adjoining room 3 single beds , no electric blankets on any of beds , as we had driven up from Melbourne to attend a family funeral , we were tired and a little sore {we are in our sixies } an electric blanket would of ease a few aches and pains...

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1Thank Annie D
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We love staying at this place.Firstly because they allow Dogs and secondly because it is great value for money. Honestly, in my book, this is the best accommodation in all of Merimbula, so far we have not found a better place to stay: the rooms are clean, its quiet, the beds comfy, the bathroom functional (but a little dated), the...

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2Thank Susanna2901
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This motel was the best value for money I have ever seen! The rooms are not brand new but they were very clean and the view is sensational. For the budget price I expected old furniture and furnishings however there was a flat screen TV a modern sofa and a comfy queen size bed. Outdoors had nice gardens and a...

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2Thank Lisa255350
Malua Bay, Australia
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Excellent value, best view in town. Try to get a room on the top level. Room 14 is more spacious than most. Although out of town it's only $8 taxi ride and worth it for the view. Bring your own breakfast and eat out on the balcony!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the escarpment overlooking the township of Merimbula the Hillcrest consists of 30 rooms in a double brick contemporary 1970's style building. Surrounded by 1.6 Acres of garden, the motel offers quiet & tranquil enjoyment of this beautiful part of the world. Our rooms range from private balcony 3-3.5 Star motel suites through to large family style - depending on your budget and size of group we can accommodate your needs. We offer discounts for long term stays, loyalty customers, seniors and also rep rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillcrest Motor Inn

Address: 95 - 97 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: $78 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hillcrest Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“no rooms here id feel comfortable staying in .”
 of 5 bubbles 124heidim, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have great views and a private balcony. Rooms 19-22 are downstairs with undercover parking, but a tight turning circle.”
 of 5 bubbles ShaniJ_12, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quite rooms , nice view , very basic rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 769annied, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“top level is best for parking”
 of 5 bubbles GeoffreyD389, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Top floor rooms provide the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles 994robm, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
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