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Moby Dick Waterfront Resort Motel

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“co op”(23 reviews)
“clarence river”(22 reviews)
“private jetty”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a bit out of the way from Restaurants and Shops but a nice place to stay. The room clean and tidy. The outdoor area is great for family and friends to get together for bbq. Would recommend Moby Dick to anyone's

Thank Susie S
Response from MobyDY, Manager at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are pleased you were able to enjoy the facilities and look forward to seeing you again in the future

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was initially concerned because the motel is about a 30-40 minute walk to all of the restaurants in town (I'm a whimp when it comes to walking in the heat), but I was delighted to discover that everyone seems to have a courtesy bus!...More

1  Thank Harriet F
Response from MobyDY, Manager at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay and your comments. You are certainly right that Yamba is well serviced by courtesy buses which makes getting around easy. We are pleased that the room filled all expectations and we look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

just back to Brisbane after an overnite stay at Moby Dick whilst coming home from a wedding in Sydney . Yamba is a good spot to break up the trip before a quick 4 hours drive to home . Have now stayed here about 3...More

1  Thank dinchy2016
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Great location to stay at Moby Dick Waterfront Motel with the children and lots of activities right on your door step. Can't wait to make Moby Dick our annual holiday getaway, wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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Thank Raylene L
Response from MobyDY, Manager at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. We love to welcome back our return guests and we look forward to sharing another family holiday with you.

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Going to Moby Dick for a weekend always seems like returning home . We have now stayed here at least 6 times ( I have lost count ) over the last 10 years & have seen MD being slowly changed from a neat ,tidy (...More

1  Thank BrisbaneSnorkellover
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Spa
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Yamba
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$109 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Yamba
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (54)
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Katy44b
9 February 2017|
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Response from Robyn H | Property representative |
Hi You can check in early just contact Reception in regards to the availability on the day.
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_rob_288gto
30 May 2016|
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Response from DiNoosaHeads | Reviewed this property |
Hello Rob When we stayed there was no mention of a security deposit. I think we booked online and paid in advance so maybe that makes a difference? Regards Di
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Snorklefun
8 December 2015|
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Response from MobyDY | Property representative |
Hello Wayne, Yes we do have a room on the ground floor that caters for a wheel chair and you can access the river front via a ramp at the side of the building.
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"spa rooms have both been refurbished to a very high standard"
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"upstairs rooms have a better view & are more private . We prefer room 12 as it has a spa & has been..."
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"Everything was excellent."
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"Get up early and catch the sunrise"
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