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    Tea Gardens Hotel Motel

    85 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good27%
    • Average43%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible6%
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 44 reviews

    Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

    What an impressive piece of art work in the window! A great place to sit back with a beer and watch the world go past. Along with the dolphins, pelicans, ferry, kayaks and people. Just10 minutes off the freeway. They serve up a mean fish...More

    Thank vitaminBead
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    A very busy time when we were there but staff coped well. The new owners very keen and enthusiastic with plans to re vamp the place. The room was plain but clean and bright. Our meal was very nice and well presented.

    Thank SuzanneGK
    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    The pub itself is a great place right in Tea Gardens to watch everything. In March there is a car show over in Hawke's Nest and they all cruise by on the way out showing off their glory. The people are interesting and very friendly...More

    Thank Satan1964
    Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

    We enjoyed staying one night at this hotel, on our way up to Brisbane. The rooms are old but clean, and represent good value. Our bed was comfy but not upscale (for the room price was good). The rooms all open out on to a...More

    2  Thank Kims1969
    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    Although the location of this venue is beautiful, it's sad to see the deterioration of the hotel over the past three years. When it was taken over 12 months ago, we were hoping that refurbishment would bring it back to its former glory. Unfortunately, the...More

    Thank Galoot2
    Mantra Aqua
    543 reviews
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$78 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • New South Wales >
    • Tea Gardens
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    Traveller (32)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (4)
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    Hotel & Grounds (38)
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    "Most of the rooms back onto the main road but traffic disturbance wasn't an issue."
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    "Room 23 is the best - it is quiet and has had some cosmetic work."
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    "Only ate in restaurant"
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    "We did not use the motel section"
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