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The Arabella North Coast

1 Smith Dr, Wollongbar, New South Wales 2477 Australia
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Not just another motel.Beautiful,uniquely stylish and designed for your comfort, set in tranquil, tropical surrounds. Our beautiful boutique accommodation features lovely lush gardens, with private outside spaces coming off every room. Pet Friendly
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Meeting rooms
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Air conditioning
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Private balcony
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Microwave
Minibar
Walk-in shower
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Bottled water
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
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Non-smoking rooms
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4.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
Charming
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Warren S wrote a review Feb 2024
Brisbane, Australia1 contribution1 helpful vote
Our stay at The Arabella North Coast, was a last minute exercise, but it turned out to be a truly great experience. Other accom we had booked at Lismore let us down badly, so we were very late in contacting The Arabella, the manager met us after hours , after she was home already, and gave us the last room available. She even let us park our racecar and trailer in her personal park spaces so it was off the street ! I have travelled a lot with car racing and never have I experienced this. Truly great. To top it all off, the room was beautiful, clean, fresh, big room, big bathroom. The tavern next door had great meals, just as the manager had said. The finishing touch was the coffee in the morning at ESP Espresso bar in nearby Alstonville. It was great , just as our motel manager said it would be! I didn`t want to leave, I wanted to stay a week!! We had a truly great experience at The Arabella North Coast, fantastic manager , great place. Now we have found it, we will always stay here on our travels. Warren Smith
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Date of stay: January 2024
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Margaret B wrote a review Jan 2023
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A pleasure to stay in this beautifully presented motel where attention to detail is obvious. Every thing was spotless. Congratulations and thankyou. Our 3rd visit and wont be our last. Margaret and Roger
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Date of stay: January 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Isabel M wrote a review Sept 2022
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We had a most enjoyable stay at Arabella North Coast. The gardens are magnificent, the rooms were clean, quiet and comfortable and you have the most beautiful manager with excellent customer service; her warm and welcoming nature made our stay that extra special.
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Date of stay: September 2022
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Rachel H wrote a review Aug 2022
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Only great things to say about our stay here. Our room was spacious and had everything we could need, bed was super comfy and clean. Over our three nights here everyone we came across was friendly and incredibly helpful, even hung my washing for me on the balcony when I had to leave!! Happy to provide anything we asked for and always going that extra mile. I want to return for another holiday, purely to stay here again and recommend to anyone, excellent quiet spot between Lismore and Ballina.
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Date of stay: August 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Steve wrote a review Feb 2022
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Travelling for business, wanted accommodation away from main highway. Warm welcome, super clean room, and quiet. Short walk to local tavern for meals, also small shopping area with IGA etc. next to tavern. Will stay here again when in the area.
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Date of stay: February 2022
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Gregory M wrote a review July 2021
Hervey Bay, Australia4 contributions1 helpful vote
Very quiet set in lovely gardens with garden courtyards for most if not all units. Clean, reliable fast internet, very friendly staff, essential amenities short walk. Very efficient and quiet refrigerator and freezer. Efficient and quiet air conditioning. Good smart TV. Very pleasant for a long business stay.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled on business
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gagars wrote a review May 2021
Adelaide, Australia7 contributions3 helpful votes
We wanted accommodation central to Byron, Ballina, Lismore and by chance came across this hidden gem central to all. Stayed for 3 nights and were very impressed. Been road tripping for the last 3 weeks and this was by far the best appointed accommodation we have had. Walking distance to cafes and pub. Great staff. Spacious room in beautifully maintained garden setting.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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MareeDahl wrote a review Nov 2020
Empire Bay, Australia20 contributions3 helpful votes
Thank you for having such lovely rooms, the timber floor boards are beautiful your gardens are so well kept. Our room was so clean and tidy, The staff are very pleasant. When we come to visit our daughter this will be our choice of accommodation.
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Mr Wizard. wrote a review Dec 2019
Everton Park, Australia27 contributions6 helpful votes
Stopped over for a night whilst travelling along the coast with my wife. The check in was very easy, quick and the bloke was super polite and helpful. The best customer service I have ever received from a check in. Well above that of a 5 star hotel. The rooms are spacious and clean. No bad smells, bathroom is nice and they use organic soaps and shampoos. The mini fridge is well stocked and the prices are actually cheap. Very nice. You get you only little out door area covered by a hedge for privacy, with a table and two chairs. I'm very happy and believe this place is worth every dollar. Very happy.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Hannah S wrote a review Nov 2019
New South Wales, Australia41 contributions26 helpful votes
Personable owners & a great location. A well appointed place to stay. Clean & spacious rooms. Nice pool area & BBQ available for guest use. Short walk to café, tavern & groceries. We stayed as a small family group with connecting rooms & it was perfect for our needs. Highly recommened & topped off by the owners' lovely dog 😊
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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PRICE RANGE
AU$183 - AU$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Arabella Garden Inn
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesBallina ShireWollongbar
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Arabella North Coast
Which popular attractions are close to The Arabella North Coast?
Nearby attractions include Summerland Farm - Aruma (3.5 km), Victoria Park Nature Reserve (3.1 km), and Crawford House Museum (2.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Arabella North Coast?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at The Arabella North Coast?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Arabella North Coast?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at The Arabella North Coast?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Arabella North Coast?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Edible Garden Cafe/Restaurant, Options in Alstonville, and Indo Indian Cuisine.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Arabella North Coast?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Arabella North Coast?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to The Arabella North Coast?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Ophir Reserve (11.9 km) and Post Office And Telegraph Building (former) (14.2 km).
Is The Arabella North Coast accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.