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Port Arthur Motor Inn

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  • Average31%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“historic site”(95 reviews)
“great location”(65 reviews)
“officers row”(8 reviews)
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All reviewshistoric sitegreat locationofficers rowroom key opensprivate gatedirect accessrooms are basic but cleanseafood chowdercooked breakfastpenal colonybottled watermain entranceghost tour at nightday passwould stay againstaff were lovelylovely view
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The motor inn is due to be knocked down and replaced by fancy expensive accommodation in the next few year. So it is basic and not the most up to date but the location is good. Can't comment on bistro as ate elsewhere. Continental buffet...More

Thank AU-girl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The inn is fantastically located n we could see the historic site from our room back side, it’s a no frill, rustic n debilitating inn, which definitely needs some face lift n better parking space, the bathroom is quite small, but all said and done...More

Thank kumargaurav83
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night to see Port Arthur, booked a package deal which we thought was a good deal...until we at the restaurant, absolutely rubbish and if wasnt part of a package I would have refused to pay for it, barstaff were friendly and...More

Thank Butts67
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The Port Arthur Motor Inn is based in the 1960s and nothing much has changed. The rooms are basic but clean, meals are pub-style and the place has the hallmark of a family run venture. The motor inn’s best asset is a beautiful view over...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The Motor Inn is in such a fantastic location being right on the Port Arthur Historic Site. That fact is likely the only thing keeping the inn going. So it is immensely disappointing to see the property so run down and service/quality be lacking. The...More

Thank Laura W
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We booked a spa room five months early and it was let to someone else when we arrived, so it doesn't really matter when or if you book...
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"Ask for a room with a view of the Site"
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"Room 4 (as it has an opening door onto the verandah)or any other room overlooking the Port Arthur site"
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"Pay extra for the better rooms as they front the Historical site and have views and a deck."
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"Try to get close to the breakfast room so you don't have to walk so far in the cold!"
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