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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lady on reception is lovely and goes out of her way to be welcoming. Breaks my heart to give a poor review given her efforts but aside from her, it's the truth. We were initially me in the car park by a rather rude man telling us what we can and can't do when we were clearly in a stressful...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Matador was a pleasant stop on the drive from Sydney to Mount Tamborine. It was easy to find, close to the highway & restaurants. A little bit of traffic noise not noticed by me but by my partner. There was undercover parking. It was clean, tidy, comfortable & came with a friendly greeting.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice motel just off the Pacific Highway. Very neat and clean rooms and excellent hosts. Had free fast wifi which was good. Not too far from the city centre and a short drive to the sea front.

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived into Coffs Harbour in the afternoon of New Year's Day and everything was closed. We were forced to eat Maccas for lunch (eek) and then face the prospect of starving until the next day lol. Stephen, the manager, made phone calls to save us the trouble of driving around to find somewhere for dinner and found us the...

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brisvegas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, quiet location (except for compression braking and that's the council's fault). Comfy beds and nice shower. We really appreciated the dinner recommendations especially on the public holiday. I would recommend to anyone.

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Steve P, Owner at Matador Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review we appreciate the feedback We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again when in Coffs Harbour

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was getting late whe we got to Coffs and at first we tried the Banana Motel across the street but athough the door was open no one came to assist us. We decided to come here to the Matador and we were really glad we did. Lady was very friendly and very helpful taking me to the room to...

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Steve P, Owner at Matador Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review we do appreciate the feedback. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit.

newcastle, australia
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Booked into this motel for 2 nights, good stay, room very clean, owners very helpful for any information. Motel on corner of highway at traffic lights with uphill climb, thought it would be noisy with traffic but heard nothing, beds supper soft, would be happy staying again

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Steve P, Owner at Matador Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks you for taking the time to write this review we do appreciate your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming your back in the future

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I have stayed several times on trips between Sydney and Brisbane. Always clean a friendly. A great place to refresh on your trip. Great water pressure for a good hot shower. Its handy to the highway and surprisingly quite.

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Thank David M
Steve P, Front Office Manager at Matador Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this review we hope to be able to continue giving our guests a warm welcome and a comfortable stay we look forward to your next visit

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this hotel. Spotlessly clean great location. Very close to town and restaurants. Staff very friendly and went out of there way to recommend places to see in town. Had the true family business feel. Easy access as you drive into town from sydney.

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Steve P, Owner at Matador Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your time in writing this review we appreciate the feedback and your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Redcliffe, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Room was simple and everything we needed. The mattress was very comfy. Being on the bottom level room 2 was a little annoying as we could hear everyone walking past/talking loudly outside out door at 2 am in the morning. So I would recommend a upstairs room but apart from that it was a very comfortable stay

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Steve P, Owner at Matador Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate the feedback. We are sorry you were disturbed by other guests at 2 am this is out of the ordinary as most of our guests do consider others but obviously not these particular ones Sorry again and we hope it did not spoil your time with us.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Matador Motor Inn has been operating continuously for more than 40 years and been a home away from home in Coffs Harbour for thousands of guests. In fact the Matador is one of the most popular stop-overs for travellers on the Pacific Highway travelling between Sydney and Brisbane. We have completed numerous refurbishments so now more than ever the Matador is a fabulous choice if you are looking for boutique style motel accommodation. You can enjoy a stay in clean and comfortable rooms. We offer a choice of room configurations: from premium queen and king rooms to twin and family room options. All rooms offer comfortable beds, quality interiors and amenities, LED TVs, Foxtel, ipod docking stations, Lanovera personal products, a tea and coffee larder with quality supplies, toaster, kettle, iron and ironing board and private dining space. All rooms face due north and upper level offers district views. Select family rooms offer a private balcony. We offer an outdoor pool and guest lounge to relax and enjoy as well as a quality, in-room breakfast package. Select pet-friendly rooms are also available, but regretfully we only accept small dogs 10kg and under. Not only is the Matador a regular choice for holidaymakers, it is also very popular with business travellers. We offer free WIFI, a desk area for your laptap or tablet and lounge access. Regular corporate clients are also eligible for special corporate rates so please make inquiries with our friendly team. The Matador provides off street and undercover parking but we must limit parking to one car per room.We wish you safe travels! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Matador Motor Inn

Address: 11 Grafton St, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Coffs Harbour
Price Range: €79 - €124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Matador Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Matador Hotel Coffs Harbour
Matador Motel Coffs Harbour
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Coffs Harbour
#5 Business Hotel in Coffs Harbour
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“Upper floors may be better but there are no lifts.”
 of 5 bubbles sanjayk468, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You have to expect some noise because you are close to the highway however, there was no discomfort and any noise was minimal.”
 of 5 bubbles geoffdwebb, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor easier access to room but they have a area to unload your car prior to parking. Both our ground floor end units were quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles jodib389, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were Dow the back,probably best”
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“Easy access to room but i guess not suitable for people with physical disability”
 of 5 bubbles sagarpacif, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
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