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Black Dolphin Resort Motel

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

After being in the Snowy mountain region for 2 days it was wonderful to be on the coast again in the beautiful sea side town of Merimbula. On the south east side of the town you will find Main Beach and roughly a dozen hotels / motels. Black Dolphin however is splendid, from its staff providing perfect service, to the...

Thank AussieAceCo
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We stayed here for 5 nights at the end of January, The room was clean and tidy. the location of the hotel is fantastic you can easily walk to the beach, shops and restaurants. We had pre-paid for the WI-FI and what we didn't use was refunded back to us.There was no air-con in our room but fortunately it was...

Thank Annmaree G
Queanbeyan, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This motel is in an awesome location and is clean and well maintained. The room was spacious and clean with a nice patio area that looked over the lake. We originally booked for 3 nights and had to change it to 2 nights which was no issue and the reception staff were very accommodating. We had a great stay and...

Thank O_Chesh
Bega, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Was booked into motel for a romantic weekend,found out Thursday that i had Whooping Cough so rang motel manager to ask if i could move reservation to following weekend due to my virus and the high rate of contamination of Whooping Cough to other residents, was told no they wouldn't do that,so i lost my 75% deposit. Is this the...

2Thank lucklyjustme13
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Black Dolphin Resort Motel made us very welcome so late in the day. The room was very clean, we enjoyed the view over the river. It was very comfortable for our one night stay. We didn't experince any road noise. The bed was comfortable, the only disappointment was the fridge was a bit small could even fit a six pack...

Thank RodKnight
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a great location. You can park your car and walk anywhere. The lake is 20 m and the beach is 200 m. Although the building itself is older, t is very clean and staff are friendly. We got the deluxe lake view apartment. You can see the lake, but our room is not a front on...

Thank Kristie H
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We stayed for one night on our road trip from Melbourne to Brisbane. We arrived later in the evening and front desk was already closed, but quick phone call and few minutes later we were checked in. The room was basic, but large and clean and everything we needed it for one night.

Thank xdaniel76
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

As soon as you open the door you are hit with an overpowering smell. Stale cigarette smoke coupled with poor housekeeping?? For a family of three there were 2 towels (not even a hand towel), less than 1/2 a toilet roll, and no provisions for even making toast. The curtains were stained, one of the two towels dirty and sand...

2Thank Katrina S
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Room very overpriced at $140 for a double. The room had a smelly musty odour. Bed extremely uncomfortable-unfortunately the worst motel I have stayed in for 20 years.I definately would not recommend and the host was very inhospitable.

1Thank lindyl0u123
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

I've stayed in almost every motel/hotel in the Merimbula region because we go there frequently with family friends to go fishing and explore the areas treasures. This was by far the best motel we have stayed at in years! The personable customer service, the room quality and the facilities were just the beginning of the incredible experience. I could not...

Thank Lachie E

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Black Dolphin Resort Motel

Address: Arthur Kaine Road, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: $90 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Black Dolphin Resort Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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“Go for Ground floor if possible, back from road if quiteness is needed”
 of 5 bubbles sambo8585, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“stay on the north side of the property for less street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles AussieAceCo, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Check out the room before you decide to stay there”
 of 5 bubbles therameus, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Drive a further 4 kms to the Pambula-Merimbula Golf club for a good and cheap lunch. Plus you can see the kangaroos running from hole to hole.”
 of 5 bubbles Hi_HoSilver2013, 9 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Further from the road to avoid traffic noise and away from any bird boxes to avoid bird noise!”
 of 5 bubbles jamesbT8213ZC, 26 Nov 2014 | Read review
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