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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only stayed for 1 night in an executive king room, but this was very good with a great onsite restaurant, Lime 303. Spacious room, upper level, clean, balcony, stocked minibar, nice bath amenities, walking distance from city center and view of the Dog Rock. Friendly staff, free WiFi, so very OK although it doesn´t look that way from the outside.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very basic. Needs refurb. Clean inside. Balcony not good- spiders and cobwebs. Products in bathroom very basic. Over priced. Quite dark inside even with lights on. Noisy at night- lots youngsters in neighbouring rooms. Friendly staff at reception. Ok for overnight but that's about it .

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Thank Jope01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at this motel two or three times in the past and it was very good then. But they have done recent renovations to the rooms (we could hear power tools during our stay) and they have degraded the standard rooms. We where charged $149 per night for the standard queen room. -The new beds are of the...

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1Thank Paul O
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

A mere 2 night stop over in this motel turned out to be a good choice. Spotlessly clean room and bathroom. Fully facilitated condiments etc. Very comfortable with helpful and friendly staff. What else does one want? When next visiting Albany this shall be my one stop motel. The location could not be more central and the overall access to...

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1Thank Trevor J
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Its jy second time staying at the Dog Rock Motel. Nice enough room, comfortable bed and non smoking room! Dont like the shower curtain but at least it is clean. The bar fridge in the room is not working, hopefully will get changed today for a working unit?

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Thank Marlien F
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Old motel with old furnishings. Very clean and close to town. Walking distance to most things. A bit pricey,will look else where. Breakfast very expensive so walked in to town to one of the many cafes.

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Thank robnlea
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The Dog Rock Motel is reasonably centrally located, the rooms are large but dated and the staff are friendly. Prices are reasonable and this will work ok for you if you are here for just a day or three. I didn't have breakfast here as it was a little pricey and there are other options within walking distance.

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Thank Chris Y
Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Clean, tidy, close to the town centre. Easy access to the accomodation, hot water, iron and all other ammenities catered for. Not bad priced and staff friendly, I would visit again. The dog rock boulder doesn't look like a dog and I'm not sure why it's a tourist attraction.

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1Thank gunkkcy
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Visiting Albany and was booked into a deluxe room. Plenty of room to stretch out, including a bench that could be used as a desk. Appreciated the provided dental 'kit" as I forgot my toothbrush. Great shower head in bathroom. The room at the back of the property was very quiet, had excellent parking. The location was close (walking) to...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Good central location of the town. Basic facilities. We stayed for 4 nights and the room got cleaned up with fresh towels every day. Shower was a little old and the temperature of water was not consistent. The bar fridge can be a little noisy during the night.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family-run business with friendly service in the heart of the city, just opposite the famous local icon, the natural granite Dog Rock. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dog Rock Motel

Address: 303 Middleton Road, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Albany
Price Range: RM452 - RM757 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dog Rock Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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“Take an upper room with balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Pascalle965, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Executive room is the way to go”
 of 5 bubbles blairsteven90, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great views of the city”
 of 5 bubbles karenleighb, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“get the lower rooms for easy access if you are not driving.”
 of 5 bubbles austag, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor rooms probably have a view over the city.”
 of 5 bubbles 1961Gail, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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