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Ballina Palms Boutique Motel
Ranked #5 of 20 Hotels in Ballina
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The rooms here are very clean and there are nice little touches everywhere. There's a pool that has nice surrounds. There's also a huge balinese hut which you can lounge about in, with lots of pillows. The wifi worked really well (even up the back of the hotel). The only issue - sticky feet from floor cleaning residue - they obviously clean well & thoroughly! Would stay again. Close to the beach - walking distance. About a 10 min walk to the centre of town approx. Quite location. A general store is located about 200 mts away - burgers & newspapers & necessities etc. The bowling club is about a 4 min walk if you want a proper meal & drinks.

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  • Stayed: November 2017, travelled on business
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Thank Wendy D
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Beware this establishment advertises no vacancy at 7pm when I turned up outside. Even tho Trip Advisor says there are rooms. Disappointing, but read previous review on how owners are tired! They used to close motels early around 6pm in the 1980/1990's but in this day you need to be accessible for success.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled solo
Thank Laurel S
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed two nights with friends. The motel is situated a couple of hundred meters from the water and a short walk from town.
We occupied rooms 1 & 2 decorated Balinese style & modern, spacious, very comfortable & very clean. The pictures on the website are true representations.The bathrooms vary in size with the smallest being quite adequate / functional. This motel is very private in a quiet street. Walk along the river up to the local RSL club for a fantastic meal or on Saturdays visit the small fresh produce market for a coffee & delicious snacks, check it out!

Stayed: September 2017, travelled with family
Thank Goretti_13
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great size room, modern decor and finishes, great value, but a very very tiny bathroom - no room to move. I would stay again if needed. Friendly staff and cats. Very clean and tidy all low level rooms parking out the front of your room. A bit out of town, no restaurants in walking distance, bit noisy from main road traffic but it eventually stopped so you could get sleep.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled on business
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Thank karen m
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the Ballina Palms for 7 nights and each day I returned to an immaculately cleaned room. High quality bedding, towels and great attention to detail in all aspects. Extremely enjoyable stay.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled on business
Thank John B
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Additional Information about Ballina Palms Boutique Motel

Address: cnr Owen Street & Bentinck Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia (Formerly Ballina Palms Motor Inn)
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Region: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #5 of 20 Hotels in Ballina
Price Range: RM408 - RM475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ballina Palms Boutique Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated by the river, surrounded by lush, tropical gardens, Ballina Palms Boutique Motel is close proximity to Ballina CBD and Ballina's beautiful beaches. Ballina Palms Boutique Motel is your private oasis in Ballina. Serene, spacious, stylish ground floor accommodation, Guest facilities and very reasonable rates, Ballina Palms Boutique Motel is the ideal choice for Business clients, family holidays or a romantic getaway with someone special. ... more   less 
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