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Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here 1 night in a family room 2 singles and a double. The beds were horrible. The double bed was horrendous like sleeping on the hard tiled floor my back and neck was sore for 2 days after. We were booked in to stay 2 nights we ended up changing motels no way My husband and I could...

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

Well I know no one checked out a day early but still wasted my time checking with staff and family members if anyone had expressed concerns, no surprise nothing! We have been here 11 years and take concerns very seriously. We regularly receive positive comments about how well people have slept and get that some people. We have had twice...

Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a great place to stay. Value for money. Neat and comfortable and clean. Will stay here again. Good breakfast and for free what more could you want. Very friendly staff. Nice and quiet rooms. Very homely.

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Manly
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Selelcted on price, as a sopover on a trip, we were surprised by theservice from the hard working owner operator and family.. included a good hot brekky in a room that was roomy clean and well equipped

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We had 3 rooms for us and our friends, all with 110cm tvs, new AC, at checkin we received excellent help with tourist attractions, old motel but clean and pleasant. Beds good, good nights sleep. Staff friendly. Good wifi. Room had bed table chairs, couch, coffee table, separate bathroom. All one would expect.

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Dubbo
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Stayed here recently for the Country Music Festival, very over priced, cashing in on the Festival. Toilet roll holder broken, paper like sandpaper, pillows as hard as rocks, cord for hair dryer coming from behind the power point, room old and grotty, got one cockroach. Will not be staying again or recommending.

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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

When travelling I try to find value ie a good place for a reasonable cost. This place looked ok even though previous reviews said otherwise. Motel is the first if heading from Armidale on left hand side. Cost was $110 for a twin room of 2 double beds with breakfast. The motel lookalike a 1970s one with minor changes. The...

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

I have just wasted my time going around our twin rooms and no surprise ALL remotes switch TV on and off. Comment about double bed is absurd, everyone knows what size a double bed is, these rooms are booked for two people, heavily booked by guys working as most motels from our feedback is rooms have 2 singles or bigger...

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

On the highway on the north side of Tamworth. Can be noisy. Quite a big room with a couch and fridge plus kettle toaster etc. Ok for a night or two. Easy to find and has a restaurant as well as barbecue facilities.

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to respond.

Armidale, Australia
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I stayed in this motel overnight when I was on a business trip and I found that it was clean, comfortable and great value for money.The owners were very welcoming and friendly and most accommodating, particularly as I had to change my booking arrangements. Although the motel is an older one, the room I was in had been refurbished and...

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to respond. Look forward to seeing you again.

Wingham NSW AU
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had a good night sleep on a comfortable mattress. Clean room but a bit stale. Loved that we could open front and back doors and we could walk down to the river. Breakfasts included cereal, juices, toast and tea or coffee. I would recommend

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to respond.

Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I stayed here a couple of weeks ago. I stayed near the back and couldn't really hear the highway at all. A few people have mentioned free wifi but there was nothing written in the room about this and no one told me. Didn't know about the Foxtel either and there was nothing in the room indicating this. Apart from...

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Robert R, Owner at Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to respond, sorry there should have been a compendium in the room.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth

Address: 519 Armidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Tamworth
Price Range: $86 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Colonial Inn Motel Tamworth 3.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 69alisha2002, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in back block ten dollars more but think worth it”
 of 5 bubbles jewelscamp1981, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go to another motel!”
 of 5 bubbles 596sallyn, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Regardless of what hotel you go to always take your own soap and shampoo.”
 of 5 bubbles welchie, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“avoid this hotel and keep driving until you find another.”
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