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United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The rooms were nice but nothing more than you'd expect from a motel. I'd agree the staff are sour but when asked questions they would be helpful. The plumbing is not great eg you can hear other people running water, but our children slept through, so it's more annoying rather than disturbing. The biggest noise is provided by the train...

Thank familyoffiveonhols
Oatley, Australia
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Checked into room 4 on friday night. Nice simple room. Quickly realised there was something wrong with the plumbing. When flushing the toilet, the water raised to the top of the bowl, then drained down over the next 30 mins. When empty, the toilet made a loud sucking noise. The noise got worse when having a shower, and also seemed...

Thank feso70
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We stayed here for a girls weekend so didn't spend much time in the room other than getting ready and sleeping! It was clean enough but the bathroom felt a little dirty because of the bath mat that was hanging filled with bath scum. Overall a good cheap option for one night. The woodfired Pizzas are fantastic in the pub!

Thank n0tafrequenttraveler
Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016

This fairly new motel extension to the established pub business is convenient, clean and well-equipped. The rooms are spacious and include all the usual in-room extras. The only downside is the lack of insulation from the noise of the local parrots.

Thank Royden S
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here during a visit for a family wedding. From check in to check out the staff were obliging and friendly. Rooms were clean, tidy and light. Shower was lovely and big. Beds were comfy, and there was plenty of extra blankets available should we needed them. 👍🏼

Thank Kateyloubaker
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

We had been to the Imperial 2 years ago and enjoyed the proximity to restaurants and town features. Last time we had friendly staff, affordability and a pleasant stay. We decided to stay again, on a journey passing through. Not so great this time. The matronly receptionist was rude, dismissive, patronising and disinterested. The room was clean but the privacy...

2Thank Fussybutnotthatfussy
Trent J, Owner at The Imperial Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review, your feedback is much appreciated. Just to let you know we had had all privacy latches & locks inspected to ensure they are in perfect working order, & have also checked all bed linen for any wear or rips. We hope to see you again soon.

Mudgee, Australia
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Didn't even make it to my room!!! The lady at reception immediately insulted me as I introduced myself as a reservation booked for a wedding, she insulted the mother of the bride to me!!! Threw her hands up and stated she's had it with this wedding! THEN I was rudely told 'you do NOT have a reservation here' I could...

1Thank natesmummy
Trent J, Owner at The Imperial Motel, responded to this review

I'm sorry we were unable to accommodate you after a 5 hour drive & hope you made your wedding in time. I was also there when you arrived & as we tried to explain to you our system keeps guest's details - even when bookings have been cancelled - & we have never had a booking under your name. We...

Reviewed 13 February 2016

Ordered the prawn laksa and on this Saturday night it was not availabe ??? So ordered the San Choy Bau and it was a tasteless beef mince dish with lettuce. It had no flavour whatsoever and my daughter could have cooked something more flavorsome. Hubby had a steak which was okay to taste wise but was chewy and tough.. Say...

Thank camasawa
Finley, Australia
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel with 5 other couples everyone commented on the rudeness of the receptionist on arrival. The rooms were okay, however the bed and the pillows were dreadful, hard mattress and very uncomfortable. I would not recommend this place mainly due to the arrogance the receptionist she needs a lesson in hospitality, shame I did not get her...

2Thank Hidden-treasures123
Flinders, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Handy location to shops and located at rear of Imperial Hotel. Sleeping on floor would have been just as comfortable as sleeping on bed. Matress was just too hard. Motel was clean, but way overpriced. Breakfasts were not available.

1Thank Bruce K

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Imperial Motel

Address: 228-234 Bong Bong St, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Southern Highlands > Bowral
Price Range: €80 - €129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Imperial Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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