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Somersby
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very happy with my recent stay at Motel 617. My room, although compact, was well laid out, attractive, comfortable and well equipped. The lady on reception was lovely - warm and helpful both during my phone booking and upon check-in. I wouldn't hesitate to book Motel 617 again and recommend it to others visiting Kiama.

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Penrith, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made to change rooms half way through a two day stay. Loud dripping noise kept us awake. Drilling, and hammering started at 6.25am. Management did not even care when we reported problems. Never again.

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Thank hsmith6169
Thirroul, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The room was very clean and up dated with funky blue fridge and other things all In blue . Close to town centre . Friendly staff. Bed very comfortable. We have stayed here before and will do on our next visit to Kiama

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Thank Kathleen T
George B, Front Office Manager at Motel 617, responded to this review

Hi Kathleen, Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to seeing you again sometime.

Kanwal, Australia
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have stayed here before and will do so again. It is clean, has great customer service, the people are very friendly and the motel is in a good, quiet location, although a little bit of a walk to the town centre, it is worth the peace and quiet.

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Thank rpmscorpion
George B, Manager at Motel 617, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are gland you enjoyed your stay with us and it is lovely to see you each visit. Kind regards, Kylie

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you are looking for a clean and safe room for a night or two, this is your place. Customer Service and the location is great. The room has the basics without the frills that would come at an additional cost. I was happy with my stay here.

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Thank NCTraveler2015
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

A good, clean and well located place to stay in Kiama, easy access to main tourist attractions. Walking distance (10-15 mins) to the main street with a beach just down the road. Close to the little blowhole. Great for the budget conscious traveller with easy parking.

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Thank liv382
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The room I stayed at in Motel 716 was beautiful. Very clean, and attention to detail. Modern and cute. People were lovely. The room was great. The furniture was a little funky, and they had gone to quite an effort to modernise. Thanks for a friendly stay.

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Thank Monique G
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Super impressed. Clean. LCD TV. Cute retro red deco. Microwave toaster, kettle, cutlery and plates. Friendly service. Late check in till 9pm Gorgeous town. Grab an early coffee and welcome the sunset at the blowhole. Check out blog for more detail. Awolfamily.com

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Thank AWOLfamily
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2016

My partner and I stayed here over night and found the motel fine for our needs. It was easy to catch a taxi before and after the party attended. Sure the room was not huge but it was big enough and we had no problems at all.

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Thank Charmed F
Revesby, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The photo on booking.com of the pool shows the establishment's best feature, the pool. The room would have been alright 30 years ago. Well overdue for a complete overhaul. It is also quite a distance from the main street and all of the eateries so bring a packed lunch.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Motel 617

Address: 132 Manning St, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Kiama Municipality > Kiama
Price Range: $114 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Motel 617 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Keep driving.”
 of 5 bubbles hsmith6169, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It as fine for the price. We had no complaints. Kiama is a beautiful area to visit and stay.”
 of 5 bubbles charmedf2015, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Consider an upstairs room if available as downstairs can be noisy due to people moving around above.”
 of 5 bubbles nan-popb, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Upper floor is for non-smoker. Remember to make such request if you don't smoke”
 of 5 bubbles unholy666, 2 Apr 2013 | Read review
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