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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently stayed at the windmill motel and would like to warn anyone else that thinks about staying there . I payed $170 for a out dated grubby room with a spa that was that discussing looked and smelt like a blocked sewer when it was turned on . The grout around the bath was thick in black mould ....

Thank Guy S
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to almost everything, room was very clean, service was great, enormous breakfast, we only stayed 1 night as we went to a wedding, but would definately stay again. Only disappointment at first was that the bathroom didn't have a hand basin or mirror, had to use the one in the kitchenette, no problem it was only 1 night.

Thank Helga T
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

There isn't much to choose from and we were in the area for a birthday. Would stay again but seemed a bit high priced for the quality. The rooms are very dated but we were lucky to be upgraded to one of the refurbished rooms.

Thank Pete R
Mount Barker
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

At short notice We secured a room. Room clean and the bed comfortable. Lovely big bathroom but NO HANDBASIN. Also, No Mirror in the bathroom. Cleaning teeth and shaving (Hubby) in kitchen sink seemed only option - Yuk. Loved the location and provision of outdoor furniture.

Thank Lynne F
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived really late and could hear the pillows calling. Upon calling to confirm availability and then arriving..things went very smoothly. Although somewhat dated, beds are firm, staff are friendly, helpful, and will go the extra mile so your stay is as comfortable as possible. We were on a budget, needed a bed, and a cup of tea, which is...

Thank QueenItchyFeet
Lithgow, Australia
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We went to a christening in Woonoona and was told this motel was just round the corner. So I booked it and was quoted an amount but when we arrived we were told there was no booking but they had room for a greater amount but we agreed on the quoted amount. The room had nice beds and plenty of...

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Clean and tidy room. A little bit far from Wollongong central. Restaurants and shops are close by. Lots of choices for take away/delivery meals. Parking on site, right in front of your door. Stayed only for 2 nights and overall it was okay. Nothing fancy but wasn't bad.

Thank Ingrid P
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Had a room closest to highway and didn't hear a thing. Rooms are basic but clean and comfortable. I think they are value for money. Close to local attractions and transport. Staff were helpful and friendly.

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Didn't expect much as only booked because everywhere else had no vacancies. Just wanted bed and a shower, and didn't care if decor was dated as long as it was clean.... But: room smelt awful like it hadn't been opened up for a long time, carpet was stained, nothing seemed really clean, and after neighbour in next room mentioned they...

Thank Amanda C
Jindabyne, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights for a work trip. Typical of most cheap motels it stank of cigarette smoke which drives me crazy. The room was tidy but I didn't expect much. Had a spa bath in the bathroom which was never ever going to be used by anyone with half a brain or respect for their health. Seriously. It's...

Thank Matt D

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Additional Information about The Windmill Motel

Address: 491 Princes Highway, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Wollongong
Price Range: $124 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Windmill Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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