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Island Palms Motor Inn

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115 The Lakes Way, Forster, New South Wales 2428 Australia See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
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3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews shopping centre room was clean sliding door across the road short drive stay there again onsite restaurant quiet location good size overnight stop shower head double bed free wifi short stay walking distance air conditioning bowling club
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place, with nice large clean rooms, to stay in Forster! 1) Booking staff should discuss existence of bath/shower danger for senior citizens. 2) Motel management should scribe sensible car parking markings to avoid wasted spaces due to haphazard parking by clients. E.g. especially around...More

Thank jjb-oz
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our short stay at this motel, very close to centre of town & shopping mall & RSL for lovely meal! The motel room was very clean & could see they were updating showers in other rooms! Am sure the room we were in...More

Thank 497pam
Reviewed 11 October 2018

It's easy to find if you come in on the Lakes way, and far enough away from the main part of the town town. Because It's on the flat, there is very little road noise at night. We first stopped here a couple of years...More

Thank hesaNowhereman
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Nice clean rooms, good restaurant although i think it only operates seasonally, which is a shame because the food is great. The only reason I rated 4 starts not 5 is because the rooms need a microwave and cutlery! Otherwise a great little establishment close...More

Thank Sam Z
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Old style motel clean, comfortable, spacious and quiet, good friendly service. Location excellent easy drive to town, walking distance to shopping centre. Parking in front of room all on one level so no stairs ideal for families or elderly even had hand rails in bathroom..

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The Island Palms Motor inn is a perfect place to start your discovery of the crystal clear waters and pristine beaches of the Great Lakes area. Set in a quiet, comfortable and relaxing atmosphere, We are More located adjacent Wallis Lake, Forster Stockland Shopping Centre & The Lake Side Tavern. Close to beach, clubs & restaurants. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
32
Price range
USD 65 - USD 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Forster
Hotel class
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
32
Price range
USD 65 - USD 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Forster
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"All one level, with central courtyard with parking in front of room"
juneandwilliams
10 Oct. 2018
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"Ground level accommodation so suitable for all"
mdeo2018
27 Jun. 2018
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"I think all rooms are of equal standing mine was near the reception area. Not noisy at all."
antaninap
21 May 2018
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"not near reception"
363grahamec
6 May 2018
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