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    Karuah Motor Inn

    422 Tarean Rd, Karuah, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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    Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here overnight after crabbing - before our long drive up to Moree hot springs the next day. I did a last minute booking at approx 7.30pm & they had our room ready on arrival 😄 Stayed in room 7 - nice & comfy room...More

    2  Thank Anne L
    Response from Karuah_Motor_Inn, Owner at Karuah Motor InnResponded 27 April 2017

    Hi Anne, Thankyou for your generous review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you loved the HOT springs at Moree.

    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    Excellent motel in just the right distance coming from or going to Sydney, have a break there and makes the trip a short one next day or stop after battling your way out of Sydney. Lovely décor and a fabulous breakfast, bacon, eggs, toast and...More

    2  Thank Glenn L
    Response from Karuah_Motor_Inn, Owner at Karuah Motor InnResponded 27 April 2017

    Hi Glenn, Thanks for the great review, the RSL is a great little club for dinner. Our reasonably priced breakfasts will keep you going until morning tea time. Looking forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    I have always found the Motel to be clean and comfortable and the proprietors friendly and obliging. Breakfast is very good. Where else could you get bacon, eggs and toast for $7.50? Is only a short walk to the RSL which is very friendly. The...More

    2  Thank sawtellboy
    Response from Karuah_Motor_Inn, Owner at Karuah Motor InnResponded 31 March 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review and your continued support over the years. Regards Karen

    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night en route back to qld. The motel was perfect. Clean comfortable and very quiet. The manager was very helpful with local advice. Highly recommended. Very pleasant surroundings with walks in the immediate vicinity.

    1  Thank lizziemalter
    Response from Karuah_Motor_Inn, Owner at Karuah Motor InnResponded 27 April 2017

    Hi Lizzie, thanks for your kind review.

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    Very clean, comfy & quiet motel. Had a great overnight stay here. Shower was nice & hot. Bed firm & comfy. RSL up the road was great for dinner. Must try the Karuah oysters! Motel was an easy walk to & from RSL.

    1  Thank Kerryu444
    Response from Karuah_Motor_Inn, Owner at Karuah Motor InnResponded 31 March 2017

    Hi Kerry, thanks for your kind review, hope to see you again one day. Regards Karen

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$94 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    "Take the time to come off the motorway to rest at this lovely motel. Thank you."
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    "King size beds."
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    "The king doubles are great."
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    "RSL has nice meals , closes at 9pm"
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