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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always a fantastic menu selection, with great food cooked and served well. Somewhere that is now on our list of favourite places to go to. Salt and pepper squid my favourite. A good venue to visit when th plant fair is on in bellingen

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like most couples / friends, you are always looking for the right place to eat, whether it be brunch, lunch dinner etc and you are always looking for value, good size meal proportion and ambience and a relaxing atmosphere - WELL we found it at the Federal Hotel Bellingen and could not be more pleased with our choice. Service was...

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Thank Stephen E
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

When visiting the Coffs Harbour region you must take a small detour and visit Bellingen. A typical beautiful small country town that offers something for everyone. And especially when it comes to great food and service. After riding the motorbikes through amazing countryside we stopped in Bellingen at the Federal Hotel for lunch. The building and its ambiance is spot...

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Thank Mark S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We had one night in bellingen recently it was mid week so many restaurants in town were closed so we decided to try the pub for dinner. The food was good, servings generous and the back dining outdoor area was nicely presented. The prices were reasonable and they have a daily specials for $12 every weeknight. I would eat here...

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Thank CRYWoLF C
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We went on a Monday night at 6.30pm and were completely surprised by how many people were dining here, the place was packed out. We were told the food was good and the service quick, so we settled into the bar for a drink and waited for a spare table. By 7.30 pm there were a few available, so we...

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Thank MadamJosephine
England
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Booked this based on a Lonely Planet recommendation. It is, as it says, a quaint old pub. It also means it is noisy, not at all insulated and with shared facilities. The bathrooms are spotless, the bedrooms could do with a bit of TLC. Great if you are looking for something with character, less so if you are travelling with...

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

I completely understand that a pub is reasonably noisy till closing time however in the case of the Federal the cleaner starts some time after midnight and bangs around downstairs doing what he needs to do and was still going at 6.30am when I left. Great food, cold beer, ordinary sleep.

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Thank Cary J
Bellingen, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent dining room, especially for a pub restaurant in a small country town. Just been overseas for 18 days. Stayed at six high quality hotels/resorts/apartment hotels but nowhere did we dine where the food was better than the restaurant at the Federal Hotel in Bellingen. There is always a big range of well prepared, varied and tasty dishes from which...

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Thank Leigh488319
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is one of Bellingen's iconic spots, very central and with good parking out the back. Traditional country-style bedrooms, comfy and reasonably spacey, very clean, freshly painted, most with french doors opening onto the upstairs balcony giving them an airy feel. They have sinks and heaters, a jug (tea-bags, instant coffee, sugar and UHT milk to go with it), fridge,...

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South Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We stayed here in late May 2016, en route from the Gold Coast to Melbourne. The rooms are traditional, old hotel, so there are no en-suite bathrooms. That's no problem for us, and the bathrooms at the end of the hall were spotlessly clean. In a way, it's a bit like going back in time, a bedroom door leading to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Federal Hotel

Address: 77 Hyde St, Bellingen, New South Wales 2454, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Bellingen
Price Range: RM132 - RM331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“Check out rooms 1, 2 and 9, which were more spacious than others.”
 of 5 bubbles Tom_from_Malvern, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for queen bed or twin, with or without balcony access, near to bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles fildurh2, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get a balcony room!”
 of 5 bubbles Peter_S_in_Aus, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Go to the restaurant downstairs, amazing food.”
 of 5 bubbles traceymA7772DN, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Book a table if you can”
 of 5 bubbles 223julied, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
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