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Sir Francis Drake Inn

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Sir Francis Drake - Heatherbrae is situated on the Pacific Highway just south of Raymond Terrace, and only 1.5 hours north of Sydney. We are conveniently located for our Corporate travellers. We are located only a 10 minute drive from Newcastle Airport and we are a fantastic base for leisure guests exploring the region. Our 40 rooms are among the largest motel rooms in NSW. All rooms are ground floor.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Classic
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Full view
Getting there
Williamtown Airport10 km
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Actual room did not match website description. Reception was inept and entirely unhelpful.

We booked here due to the description on the motel website, but the room we were given did not match. When we talked to reception, they were unfamiliar with their own website details and
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Stayed for business for one night wanted a room close to the airport. Good location close to food outlets and fast food shops. Size of rooms were very large with slight upgrade to bathroom. The carpets need replacing as showing their age is my only minor grumble. Staff very fr
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all you can eat buffet breakfast not far from Raymond terrace shopping . also close to other food places .20 minutes drive into Newcastle .short drive to maitland the motel is very relaxed and friendly
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Rock hard bed in our room made for a long night but airconditioning was a bonus. The location was a good choice although front rooms would have been noisy on the Highway. The decor is very dated - a mish-mash of original 1970s pieces with some Asian bitsnpieces lying around. Re
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My partner and I had two nights booked for my birthday and he tried to call prior to arrival to confirm our potential late arrival and let them know it was my birthday to see if they could arrange something special for me. I should mention now that I also work in a hotel in Sydne
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Large rooms
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You do not have wi-fi? You provide a terminal for internet access? Or do we need something else? We have a tablet.
"Back rooms are quiet, front rooms on the Highway."
"The quietest rooms are on the back of the motel."
"rooms at back are very quiet with views over paddocks"
"ask for a room at the rear with amazing rural views away from the highway"
"All room excellent"
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PRICE RANGE
US$80 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesGreater NewcastlePort Stephens
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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