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Paddlewheel Motel

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Gulgong, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a night before collecting our houseboat and can not speak highly enough of our experience. Room was prefect for what we needed, clean and comfortable. Our host could not do enough for us. She provided advice on any questions we had, helped with printing some documents I needed and called the morning of checkout to advise one... More 

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Thank desmodan94
Melbourne, Australia
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76 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Welcome greet was average. Some training should fix that. Room was dated for the price. Echuca is in a bubble because it is so close to Melbourne, people come up overnight or weekend stay so accommodations are always full. If it was anywhere else it is a $120 per night room. The best part was their excellent shower. Water pressure... More 

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Thank SleepyKoalas
Melbourne
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46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This I believe is the best Motel in Echuca. Room was clean and tidy. Serviced every day. Staff are very good and friendly and make you feel right at home. We come every year and the manager, Wendy remembers us and why we come at the same time every year.

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Thank caprice94
Wendy385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks heaps for the great review again. Hope you had a lovely time celebrating your wedding anniversary. We look forward to seeing you next year. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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92 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We came up from Melbourne for the night and found the Motel to be quite clean, comfortable and a great spa to relax in after a wonder of the streets.We didn't know at the time but there was a weekend of steam paddle boats and a steam train just to add to the atmosphere. The staff were very helpful and... More 

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Thank Colin M
Paddlewheel385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. We take a lot of pride in our motel and try our best to make our guests enjoy their stay . There is always something on up here and lots to see and do. Thanks again and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

After ten days of holidays in fabulous locations with family and friends, the trip home can sometimes create a bit of a disappointment. En route to South Australia from NSW, we decided not to book a motel on our last night, but take pot luck. Into the Paddlewheel Motel in Echuca we drove tired after a long journey. We were... More 

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Paddlewheel385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Hi Julie, Thanks for the lovely positive review. It was great to talk to you and you are obviously very passionate about your travels and experiences and helping to enhance other travellers experiences. I'm sure anyone who books one of your tours will be in very capable hands and appreciate your dedication. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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132 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had a wonderful time here. It was very comfortable and clean and loved the Spa. Its is within walking distance to the shops and Restaurants. The Owners where very friendly and helpful. We had a very pleasant stay here and we are looking forward to coming back.

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Thank StephenF605
Canberra, Australia
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155 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Very conveniently positioned for an overnight stop. Near to shops and cafes means you don't have to get back into the car for dinner. The motel is fairly old but clean and comfortable. Great price. The host was friendly and helpful. She readily provided us with extra utensils.

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Thank Jackie W
Dargaville, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Welcoming and friendly hosts, a clean and comfortable room and quier. We would recommend to friends. A short drive to the main shopping centre and the Echuca Port - which is why we visited Echuca. A pleasant stay overnight.

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Thank KevinHamilton
Woy Woy, Australia
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18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2016

the motel and staff were very nice and friendly, room serviced everyday. Walking distance to shopping centre and the old Echuca Port. Room very spacious (spa room), comfortable bed. I noticed it was a very popular motel so if travelling in peak time advise to book ahead. they have 20 odd rooms double story so ask for ground floor to... More 

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Thank matesy64
Paddlewheel385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. The staff were really happy with your praise and positive comments while you were our guest. We have 31 units in total to service and clean and we are very proud of how our staff take pride in keeping our motel clean and comfortable. Enjoy the rest of your travels. Wendy More 

Melbourne, Australia
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143 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

There was a large group of us. The management were fantastic. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Walking distance to everything. A supermarket across the road. We had good internet coverage but a lot of the others could not connect at all. Highly recommend this hotel.

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Thank Cheriiel
Wendy385, Owner at Paddlewheel Motel, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your nice review. You had a lovely group of friends and it sounded like everyone enjoyed themselves. We are aware that we have some issues with our hot spot internet and are trying to rectify them. Many thanks for your recommendation and we hope to see you all again. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Easy stroll to Historic Port, Family, spa suites, superior & standard suites - interconnecting rooms available. Queen/king beds,a/c, free AUSTAR, electric blankets, toaster, tea/coffee, guest laundry, solar heated pool, spa, BBQ. B/fast & evening meals to rooms (Mon-Sat). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paddlewheel Motel

Address: 385 High St, Echuca, Victoria 3564, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Echuca
Price Range: €83 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Paddlewheel Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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“We stay in room 29 on the top floor and it is great. overlooks the street.”
 of 5 bubbles caprice94, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the larger spa rooms upstairs with a view over the street.”
 of 5 bubbles S6939ZPcolinm, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for ground level rooms for easy access or upstairs for quietness”
 of 5 bubbles matesy64, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 29 upstairs looking over the main road to town.”
 of 5 bubbles caprice94, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Superior Rooms are best.”
 of 5 bubbles SSThunder, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
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