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Lilac City Motor Inn

02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Barry
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

He information centre recommended this motel which was good and clean and just out of town which meant eating in the local restaurant. The rooms were well appointed and comfortable to sleep in and seemed to be popular with those people travelling on business. It was good for the one night stay after a long drive.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms are small, the bathroom is very small, but over all clean and tidy. The steak house was one of the worst meals I have eaten, the steak was tough couldn't event cut it with sharp knife. On complaining to staff they brought the eftpos machine to my table and proceeded to charge me $36 I should have ordered...

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Thank Andrew M
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were given the worst room in the hotel because we came with our pet dog. It was dirty and you could not have two people in room at the one time it was so small. The window face a blank wall and made the room dark and dingy. The breakfast my husband said was terrible. the play area for...

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Thank Letty L
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stayed here for one night on the way from Melbourne to Sydney. Utilised the pet friendly room which was a wonderful convenience for our family. Beautiful modern bathroom, airconditioning was perfect and the bed was incredibly comfortable. A quiet area enabling a great sleep, but still in town. On top of this - how many accommodation businesses email you afterwards...

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear us2cameos, We are so pleased to read that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us. I was delighted to note that you thoroughly enjoyed our convenient location and the comfortable room. We hope you will consider the Lilac City Motor Inn as your "home away from home" for any and all future visits you make to Goulburn....

Auckland
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great place to stay in Goulburn. Pet friendly and clean and comfortable. Ask for a room towards the back, bigger and you get a lounge and you can also take your pets. The food w]deom the restaurant was awesome too, very tasty.

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear aaronbnz, Thank you for sharing comments about your experience at Lilac City Motor Inn. We are pleased you enjoyed our room and food. It is also great you enjoyed our warm welcome, we hope we can welcome you again in the future! Kind Regards, Yuxi

Melbourne
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We'd driven from Port Macquarie and were on the way back to Melbourne when we pulled in to Goulburn in need of rest, and with the added challenge of finding a pet friendly motel...My call to reception went through to an answering machine and then within 1 minute I received a call back from a friendly and helpful woman who...

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear YvaD, Thank you for the fantastic review! It is great to hear our clean room, free continental breakfast and friendly team contributed to a great stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again for your next visit to Goulburn! Kind Regards, Yuxi

Reviewed 31 December 2016

got an upgrade to a large queen room (15) without any trouble. arrived and found the woman checking us in to be tremendous. nothing was too much trouble and she had a wonderful sense of humour. the room was spacious and very clean. seemed the room was not very old.

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Grahame B, Thank you for the great review! We are glad you enjoyed our Larger Queen Room, it is very well suited for a comfortable stay. We look forward to welcoming you back for your next visit to Goulburn! Kind Regards, Yuxi

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Driving from Melbourne to sydney the last three years we have spent the night in Goulburn, Australia's first inland city, we have stayed at the Lilac City, a small motor inn close to everything and renovated November 2016, Amy the manager is a great host and will try hard to please, we ask for a quite queen room and fir...

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear trevor h Thank you for sharing feedback about your recent experience with us. We are pleased to hear you had a very enjoyable time with us and that our refurbished was a highlight. We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Yuxi

Torquay, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The room was very clean and the staff very helpful. We took the dinner/breakfast meal package and that was excellent. The dinner was from a limited menu but the food was good and the cooked breakfast in the morning was huge. I would definitely stay here again.

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear JRD143, We appreciate the time you have taken to share comments about your recent stay with us. It is great to read you enjoyed our dinner & breakfast meal package, our team do pride themselves in their offerings. It is pleasing that the team provided friendly customer service and will love seeing your comments. We hope to see you...

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Amy on reception was so friendly, helpful and considerate when we arrived. The room was a reasonable price, clean and modern complete with great bathroom / shower. Only negatives is that out bed dropped in the middle a little and we could hear quite a lot of noise from the adjoining room. In spite of this when considering all aspects...

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Lilac_City_Motor_Inn, Manager at Lilac City Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Laura B, Thank you the four star review of your experience with us. We are pleased the hotel rooms were too your liking.We hope to see you for your next visit to Goulburn! Kind Regards, Yuxi

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Lilac City Motor Inn & Steakhouse Restaurant ... warm country hospitality, comfy beds and great meals in the scenic Southern Tablelands of New South Wales. Come and enjoy our newly refurbished beautiful rooms! Lilac City is a 3 1/2 star motel, offering comfortable and well-priced, family-friendly accommodation in Goulburn. Two spacious rooms have wheelchair access and bathroom accessories for guests with extra needs. We are members of Golden Chain Motels, who provide the Gold Link Travel Club Card for accommodation discounts. The Lilac City Steakhouse Restaurant is renowned in Goulburn for its high-quality, juicy, tender steaks cooked just the way you like, and our a-la-carte menu has something for everyone. Our bar is fully-licensed and room service is also available. Enjoy your complimentary Continental breakfast in our restaurant from 7 am to 9 am, or indulge in a hot, country-style breakfast. We have a private function room for conferences, functions or your special event. We're pet friendly for certain rooms, please let us know in advance.Please note that the steakhouse is currently closed for dinner until further notice (breakfast is still serving as normal). However, there are plenty of dining places in town, which is about 1-2 min drive or around 10-15min walk. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lilac City Motor Inn

Address: 126-128 Lagoon Street, Goulburn, New South Wales NSW 2580, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Goulburn
Price Range: €76 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lilac City Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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