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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spacious accommodation, clean, and well presented. Comfortable & quiet nights sleep. Light breakfast included...fruit juice, cereal, toast, coffee/tea in the kitchen. Staff were friendly & helpful...bags securely stowed away during camping trip to Ularu. Supermarket/bottle shop available about 5mins walk away. Extraordinary good value!!! Highly recommended.

1 Thank chris p
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

You should not expect a 5 star hotel but it is quiet and clean. The air conditioner works great and you will need it while in Alice Springs, especially during this time of year. But the one thing that sold me on this place was Marilyn, the owner. She is such a nice, friendly person and so willing to help.... More 

3 Thank Boyd M
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Boyd, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. i am more than happy to help our guests in any way possible to make your stay in the Red Centre as enjoyable as possible. I hope you enjoy the rest of your travels. More 

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214 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel is a little tired but clean. The people we dealt with were very nice, helpful and friendly. We slept well, the linen was clean no complaints for what we paid.A simple help yourself breakfast was included in the do it yourself kitchen. We were able to walk to the town or catch a bus almost outside the entrance.... More 

3 Thank screennamechalky
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for your kind review. We try to be as helpful, with any information that our guests require. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

Seattle, Washington
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103 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small motel is quiet and clean and in a secure location. The room had a nice counter space to place to put luggage and belongings and included a table with 2 chairs and air conditioning and mini refrig It is a good place to stay if you have a car but away from the main area of town so... More 

3 Thank carley36
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Carley, for your review of our property. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

Perth, Western Australia
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91 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

$220 double for three nights so I won't be too hard on this motel. Very cheap for the outback. The rooms are very tired, the linen clean but dull dark sheets make you wonder if they are as stained as the carpet is. Hot showers. The fridge is an excellent size and works well. Always useful for an outback traveller.... More 

3 Thank patchworklizzie
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback on our property. We are a basic, budget motel, as all our advertisement states. Most book with us because we are "cheaper", than most other motels, and we provide all the amenities, needed for an enjoyable stay. our dark green sheets were chosen to match the decor of our rooms, not to hide stains as you... More 

Bendigo, Australia
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff going over and above expectations to make our stay memorable. As a netball team requiring use of the pool each night we were grateful to the staff for rearranging their routine to accommodate us. Breakfast and internet were provided, they booked our tours for us. Woulddefinately stay again. Highly recommended.

5 Thank Debbie T
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Debbie, for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased that all you girls enjoyed your time with us. We enjoyed having you in residence with us for your extended stay. We try to be accommodating of all our guest's requirements, booking tours, taxis, airport shuttles etc are services we are happy to do. We would... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Badly in need of a renovation. The downstairs rooms are almost laughably out of date - taps you saw at your nanna's place in 1973, crusty showerhead you could replace for $20, dirty surfaces... I don't expect the Shangri-la from a motel but just a basic level of cleanliness and care would be good. There are some slightly newer rooms... More 

Thank Hamish S
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Whilst wandering around our property, even entering rooms, you had no reason to be in, you obtained the photos that you have chosen to place on our site. the photos are of a room open for cleaning and maintenance to be carried out. Sadly you have spoken like you stayed in all of our differing room types, which you did... More 

Cebu Island, Philippines
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Thanks Alice Motor Inn for a great stay- Clean, Friendly Homestyle Charm with secure parking right next to our room or we could use the bus service out front. Supermarket /grog & restaurants 5 minute walk --So relaxing-- with Free Breakfast and BBQ facilities next to the lovely pool-Our Tour Co collected us from out front of the Motel-

6 Thank 690fom
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and being great guests. Thank you also for reviewing our property. Hopefully you can return to stay with us in the future. More 

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

In the old east side of Alice, within walking distance of the iconic Casa Nostra restaurant and the excellent East Side IGA. Friendly, warm service, quiet rooms very good value for money, laundry facilities and free continental breakfast.

6 Thank Ian_Fraser1951
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Ian, for your review. We appreciate your overview of the services we have at Alice Motor Inn. We are pleased these services were helpful and made your stay with us enjoyable. More 

Buderim, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The lovely receptionist made our holiday very special. When booking this accommodation I was torn between staying right in town or the ten minute walk to the east side where the motel is situated. It was so noisy in town at night I am very glad we chose to stay in a secure position out of town. There is an... More 

9 Thank gr0updiners
AliceMotorInn, Manager at Alice Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your encouraging words and appreciation of our services. We try to ensure, we meet the expectations of all our guests, in a welcoming and friendly manner. We are a little way out from the town centre, as you state, but it is only a leisurely 10 - 15 minute walk to visit the centre of town. We... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alice Motor Inn - Quality budget en-suite motel rooms with great pool and barbecue area overlooking the rugged MacDonnell Mountain Ranges. Home style comfort, aircon and fan. Airport shuttle and town bus stop out front. Reception has the best tours to Uluru. 600 metres to the Town Mall; 400 metres to a supermarket/liquor store; Italian, Indian, Thai, & Chinese restaurants/takeout plus fish & chips. Free wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alice Motor Inn

Address: 27 Undoolya Rd, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
Price Range: €56 - €79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Alice Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Family Rooms have lots of space”
 of 5 bubbles 690fom, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Wide variety of room types”
 of 5 bubbles SheilaGSM, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The upper rooms have been renovated more recently than ground floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Saulsgem, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are clean, well appointed well serviced! FREE kitchen, FREE breakfast tree shaded pool.walk to town, club,IGA and take-away”
 of 5 bubbles O5110LGrobertc, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All very much the same”
 of 5 bubbles PeterJC13212, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
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