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Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Stayed two nights for a family function. Came away disappointed. 2 nights of very little sleep due to hard beds, so much so that at least 3 of us had sore backs on the last morning. Weren't given an opportunity to use the wifi which was advertised. Was charged more than we were quoted, which was very disappointing.

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Pelican-Merimbula, Manager at Pelican Motor Inn, responded to this review

Any of these issues could have been mentioned during your stay but each time we saw you or your party it was mentioned everything was fine. We apologise if you found our beds uncomfortable, we purchase quality beds and get complemented regularly on the quality sleep our guests have. We have even recently supplied the name of the beds to...

Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This motel is rated number one in Merimbula for accommodation and with good reason. Has been recently renovated and internally they look great. Inside they are comfortable in fact very comfortable but not the dimensions of the motel we stayed at in Lakes. Stayed two nights and got two good nights sleep. Recommendations for eateries were spot on. Everything about...

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1Thank Basill_Mo
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Enjoyed our stay. Very comfortable, clean room. With its central location and price, it would be hard to do better for the casual traveller. Management were quite helpful with advice on local facilities.

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Bundaberg, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Stayed as part of a coach trip and could not have made more welcome by the friendly owners. Our room was quite spacious, clean and comfortable with an outside balcony area giving us some magnificent views. The Motel is close to town, boardwalk and the Sapphire club. Breakfast was served in the room and given they were cooking for a...

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Thank Ann W
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 February 2016

The "Pelican Moyor Inn" is a well located and well run motel situated in the middle of town and handy to everything. The room was spotless and kept that way by friendly and capable staff. Our room was situated at the rear of the motel and was very quiet with a comfortable bed, a reasonable size table with 2 comfortable...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2016

From check in to departure it was a pleasure to stay at the Pelican Motor Inn. The welcome and tips from Bruce in reception really made us get the most out of our three night stay.The room was spotless (one of the cleanest Motels I've ever stayed in), looked recently renovated and the shower was awesome. We had a BBQ...

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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Bruce & Terrie, Thankyou. My family have been coming to Merimbula for many years to visit grandparents. As my family has grown we have out-grown the grandparents home, & as a result we have had to find more suitable accommodation elsewhere. We will definitely be back to stay at the Pelican Inn Motel. Room - Spotless, Comfortable, everything we needed....

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Thank Donna M
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We stayed in a newly renovated room. Everything in the room was immaculate as it was all new. The carpet was beautiful, the bed was comfortable and all the linen so lovely and white. The bathroom was spotless and the towels soft and fluffy. I have to mention the friendly owners who were only to happy to help with travel...

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Thank Kath S
Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Arrived in Merimbula with no prior booking. The friendly manager welcomed us and he upgraded the room that we had agreed to, so we had a view. That was impressive along with the information and maps he provided along with recommendations of good places to eat. Our room was very clean and comfortable with all the amenities that one comes...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night, rooms are nice, clean and comfortable. Bruce the owner was very accommodating and a great guide to the area. Very well located near shops, supermarket, restaurants and cinema. Would stay again next time we visit.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Merimbula, the Pelican Motor Inn is the closest AAA rated 3.5 Star property to the heart of town and offers all the comforts and conveniences for a memorable Merimbula holiday. The Pelican Motor Inn is in a central Merimbula location within 80 metres of the Post Office and an easy stroll to Merimbula-Imlay Bowling Club, RSL, shops, Restaurants, Pictures, beaches and the beautiful Lake Merimbula. Merimbula/Pambula and Tura Beach Golf Clubs are only a nine iron away. All 25 of our Merimbula motel units have newly renovated bathrooms, new split system air-conditioners / heating, queen size beds and ground level access, many have scenic views over the township and Merimbula Lake. Family rooms have cooking facilities. All rooms now have HD Televisions and microwaves. Enjoy a BBQ at our great BBQ area, take a dip in the solar heated saltwater pool or just sit and relax in the garden area. For large group bookings enjoy dinner or drinks in the 80 seater marquee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Motor Inn

Address: 18 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: €82 - €136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pelican Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Both Managers were great and very helpful with lots of local knowledge.”
 of 5 bubbles KStreet69, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 was great.”
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“There is a bit of road noise in the front rooms, but bearable.”
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“Pay attention at check-inn as all the local tips are very useful.”
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“We had a front room near the road but very quite had a balcony at the rear of the room and you could see the lake from there”
 of 5 bubbles KathyH980, 16 May 2016 | Read review
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