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Lake Forbes Motel

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  • Excellent22%
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“clean bathroom”(3 reviews)
“tea and coffee”(2 reviews)
“truck noise”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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1 Apr.2 Apr.
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewsclean bathroomtea and coffeetruck noisemotor museumyou'd expectpleasant placehalf waymain roadfriendly servicean overnight stayroom servicean easy walkgreat spotsmall poolreturn tripair conin town
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

This motel is without a doubt one of the best motels we have ever stayed in. The room and bathroom were spotless. I’ve stayed in more expensive motels which could take a lesson from this motel. The manager was so helpful and friendly. Will tell...More

Thank Vicki T
Response from Colin W, Manager at Lake Forbes MotelResponded 26 January 2018

Thank you Vicki for your Review. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your stay at Lake Forbes.

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Arrived on a cool, wet day to be welcomed by the owner providing helpful and good service. Was walked to our room and advised of the correct pick up time by the bus for the Wedding we were attending. Thank goodness! On the edge of...More

Thank Enid W
Response from Colin W, Manager at Lake Forbes MotelResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to Review our Property. We are at present looking at making some changes to rooms. This will be a long term project.

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Very welcoming and good service from owner Colin. Will stay there again in future trips. Near the highway but not noisy Overlooks the lake. Very satisfied Not expensive and has a small pool.as well. Room small but comfortable

Thank ianandmazza
Response from Colin W, Manager at Lake Forbes MotelResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to Review your time at Lake Forbes. Looking forward to seeing you when you return.

Reviewed 17 November 2017

On the south side of Lake Forbes but an easy walk to town, the motel is surrounded by parks and lakeview rooms have small and poorly-protected but pleasant balconies. The highway is right behind and you will get truck noise but the lakeview rooms face...More

Thank mrdom
Response from Colin W, Manager at Lake Forbes MotelResponded 18 November 2017

It appears you see yourself as a Professional Reviewer. You have contradicted yourself a couple of times. As far as the Wifi, your wording suggests it really does not work at all in the whole Motel.. This is not true. We have business persons regularly...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

After a 12hr drive I wanted a nice relaxing room and I didn't get it and the last thing I wanted to do was mess around getting another room. I'll keep it short, service was friendly and the shower was amazing! .. but that's where...More

Thank Mark J
Response from Colin W, Manager at Lake Forbes MotelResponded 14 November 2017

I find it very very hard to believe these problems existed. Why didn't you mention these imaginary problems when you were here. Obviously you are a peaheart.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Price range
USD 78 - USD 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 78 - USD 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dawn F
6 October 2016|
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Response from uteboy1972 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
Matt D
18 April 2016|
Response from Kelly M | Reviewed this property |
Hey Matt, all the rooms have TVs with 5 Foxtel sports channels!
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"Lake view rooms are bigger and include small lounges and balconies"
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"All about the same I think"
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"room 20 lovely view of the lake"
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"There are ramps to the rooms which is helpful for those who have trouble with stairs"
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