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Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big comfortable room with very clean amenities and close to many dining choices of quality and most affordable. Motel situated just of Pacific highway on south side of the river which is a easy location to find and to enjoy this quiet and friendly town.

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night on the way from Sydney to Qld. Customer service was excellent even though we didn't check in to after 8pm due to traffic and roadwork delays. The room was an excellent size as was the bathroom. Car parked just outside your door and the bed was really comfy bed. Coffee and tea making plus milk... More 

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Thank Deb O
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay and that you loved the large room and fresh milk we supply. It was lovely to meet you and we look forward to your next visit. :) More 

Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in the hotel for 12 hours and had experienced excellent front of house hospitality by Marianne who also provided advice on where I could get some food delivered to the room at a late hour. It's a quiet hotel that allowed for a peaceful night sleep in a modern room, spacious and clean room with comfortable bed. An... More 

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Thank Anita H
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

We are very glad that your very long trip ended with us. It's lovely to know that you had a quiet, comfortable stay with us. Our housekeepers take great pride in keeping the rooms cleaner than a palace :) Our beds are very comfortable aren't they? We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to the mid north... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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20 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

What wonderful accommodation beautiful room Wonderfully friendly Would highly recommend this motel to anyone Thank you for a wonderful experience I found the room spacious and plenty of space Breakfast was great and hot

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Thank Kerrie F
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing us. We had a wonderful time hosting the Old Bar Travelling Bowlers, and look forward to seeing you all again for years to come :) More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the Mandarin Motel many times. On this occasion we were there for three nights and were very grateful for the larger than average room, cleanliness, excellent service and friendly staff. The cooked breakfast each morning was also delicious, with the omelette highly recommended.

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Thank Dave R
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much Dave, we always look forward to seeing yáll! :) We are glad that our rooms still meet your expectations and we will try to keep our breakfasts' brilliant! :) See you soon. More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Friendly staff and a fantastic location off the highway so there's no traffic noise. Rooms are large, clean and comfortable. Lovely area with the river and a great cafe within an easy walk. Highly recommended - will stay there again.

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Thank jeanette513
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We do take pride in our clean, quiet rooms and also our proximity to everything in town. We look forward to seeing you again xxx More 

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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Travelling though and we given a large room with twin beds as requested. Room is well presented and quite up to date. Friendly and knowledgeable lady on reception told us about food options in Macksville we walked the Main Street before dinner. Not much traffic noise, we both slept well continuing our trip before the breakfast room opened. A nice... More 

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Thank Adelle M
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank for your lovely review. We will remember you as the couple who would have: Tried the Brekky Room, Used the complimentary windscreen washing bucket, but forgot! :) We look forward to your next visit and hope you will take advantage of the above xxx More 

Rockhampton, Australia
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight with 5 adults and 2 children. Nice quiet stay. We had 2 interconnecting double rooms with a walk thru twin. Rooms were nicely furnished comfy bed and lovely bathrooms. Will stay again and recommend to others

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Thank robyn w
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are glad that we could facilitate a comfortable stay for your family. Please be aware when you tell others that we only have two family rooms, so book direct with us and as soon as you know when you will be travelling. It is families like you that... More 

Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We stayed in a very large room with a douible bed, lounge and table and chairs. The bathroom was also very big. All amenties were modern and spotlessly clean. A short walk to the RSL for an evening meal costing $10. Breakfast is available in a dining room at the Motel for a small extra charge. The Host are both... More 

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Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Staying at the Mandarin is a surprisingly refreshing way to break a journey or have a short stay on the Mid North Coast. We actually have family in Macksville but chose to stay at the Mandarin as a little retreat. The staff are friendly and seem to take pride in the motel. Everything is super clean and has good attention... More 

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Thank karenmcle0d
Mandarin2447, Relief Manager at Mandarin Motel, responded to this review

We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us, thank you! Now you know where to stay the next time you feel like a little retreat! :) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Mandarin Motel

Address: 24 Princess St, Macksville, New South Wales 2447, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Macksville
Price Range: $137 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mandarin Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Check for steps.”
 of 5 bubbles denandnarelle, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The location is quiet, however, the manager's public relations skills need some fine tuning”
 of 5 bubbles 536fink, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request any discount you may qualify for when checking in.”
 of 5 bubbles Brucasau, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The corner room upstairs I had was large & comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 659jasone, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms over looking inner courtyard may be slightly quieter than those at the front over looking River Street?”
 of 5 bubbles MervG663, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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