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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The owner has a big dog tied right near reception that is aggressive and she admit it is aggressive yet she tired it up right near reception right near first room we stayed in so every time we left the motel room to go out we were nervous and had to be careful. Plus there was a second dog running...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Older style motel in a row of motels in South Tweed. Room was clean and comfortable, and, apart from microwave and toaster, was fairly basic in keeping with the price. Negatives: room short of powerpoints; parking spaces fairly tight for turning larger vehicles; as per other reviews, wifi access was a disaster - very poor signal.

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 days over a weekend here. Rooms were basic with bare essentials (jug of milk and water in the fridge only) but you get what you pay for so can't complain about the too much. The only thing that was missing was the ironing board in the room when it had the iron in it. The decor of the...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2016

My stay at Arabella Motor Inn was a pleasant and relaxing overnight stay. I arrived early and was able to pay and get the key,much to my surprise. The room was basic and comfortable, but well worth the rate that you pay. My only problem I found was the car park was very small for a large van to be...

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Thank Gaz3232
Tweed Heads, Australia
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We recently stayed here and the free wifi is garbage ! It can only be used outside and close to the office, it wont work in rooms at all. The owners have a small dog that uses common areas as a toilet. TV is a joke, i have a bigger computer monitor. Will never stay here again, EVER.

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Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Hi we have stayed here 3 times now Before was jan 2015 and service was good, but noisy from people who sit and talk and smoke outside of rooms. This time we stayed in December 2015 Rooms were not cleaned or vacuumed Still got noise from people sitting outside talking all night and smoking out side rooms. Also parking is...

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Reviewed 16 December 2015

! It was hot but could not use Air Con as it was filthy, If you say there have a look inside on of the AC’s you too will lie awake all night in a hot stinking mess as I did. Carpet disgusting, clock radio not working, so could not set the alarm for work. No Toilet paper!!!!!! @ All...

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1Thank Ken H
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Clean but smelly. The motel is great value for money if you don't like the smell of cigarettes. We couldn't stop the smell of dirty smokers outside the rooms. Close to club and pub and great river across the road

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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights. Clean and tidy. Pet friendly and the service good Right across the road to the Tweed River. Sharon is manager and gives great service. Grandkids loved the motel dog Bonnie Who is friendly and playful Pub is close by. Heated swimming pool up the road and a skate park next to it.

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Sunshine Coast, QLD, Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We needed accommodation near Queen Elizabeth Park in Coolangatta for a 3 day event we were exhibiting at. Most venues were booked out. This property was found on-line and we booked for 4 nights. Upon check-in it was a typical old motel which had been renovated. Free WiFi was advertised on their sign and online - however it is a...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Arabella Motor Inn

Address: 9 - 11 Minjungbal Dr | (Pacific Highway), Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2486, Australia (Formerly South Tweed Motor Inn)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Tweed Heads
Price Range: €70 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arabella Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“If u want wifi suspect you may need to be very close to office.”
 of 5 bubbles GeoffB432, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Nice place for a short stay”
 of 5 bubbles Gaz3232, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles infoI3679MP, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“avoid like the plague”
 of 5 bubbles kenhK3700FU, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
“If you want quiet, avoid rooms in the corner area. The table outside where people tend to congregate to smoke and party late into the night.”
  • A light fixture would be a much appreciated addition for the bathroom sink area.
  • No light fixture in bathroom over sink, even though cornice is there.
 of 5 bubbles LindaJabiru, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
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