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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at the BW Sea Spray hotel was very pleasant. The hotel does not cater for children, so we found the hotel very quiet and noise free. The facilities were very good and the free internet facilities really helped us stay in contact with friends and family during our stay. The hotel is very well maintained and includes a...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Good afternoon Kevin, Your detailed review is very much appreciated. The South Coast of NSW has so much to offer yet is often only thought of as a 2nd cousin to the North and Central Coasts. People who venture this far south are usually astounded with the variety of native features and and magnificent coastline that we are blessed with....

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I spent a week in an Executive room and we could not be any happier with everything about our stay. The room was spacious and well-appointed. The bath was the perfect way to finish each day. It's only a short stroll to all the shops, restaurants and waterside of Merimbula. This is a great motel, which we are...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Good evening Sam, You are very kind with your remarks, thank you. You certainly looked relaxed when you left yesterday. The 5 minute walk into town is just an easy stroll, perhaps the 7 minute walk home might be a bit of a challenge after a good night out!! I am pleased that you enjoyed the great Restaurants and Cafes...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I apologise for being so frank but the attitude and rudeness of the female owner/ manager was down right inappropriate, the Husband/owner/manager was very pleasant and welcoming. We were sternly told upon arrival NO KIDS !! which we had no idea that a hotel motel could have a NO KIDS ! Policy and made us feel uncomfortable and unwelcome throughout...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place with friendly people. Has a pool, BBQ & DVDs you can borrow. Bed & pillows were a bit hard but had all the things we needed for our stay & overall not a bad place to stay. Lots of nearby things to do. Close to small airport & beaches.

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Good morning Maggie, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and our facilities. Pillows are such personal items and have to be just right. We do have other pillows available which we could have swapped for you. Did you know that Merimbula Airport is a very busy place it operates several daily flights between Sydney and Melbourne by both Rex...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We stayed a single night while driving from Sydney to Melbourne. The hotel is small and cheap. However, it's clean and decently kept. You park right outside the room (it'a motel duh). There is internet which works fine. Don't expect much more than a room and a bed, but this is what you pay for, but the value for money...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Merimbula has so much to offer, it's a lovely place for a few relaxing days next time you are in this area. Our Standard Queen rooms have a small kitchenette, sofa and large work desk. All units have newly refurbished bathrooms, new Sealy 5-Star pillow top mattresses. Some units have a patio or balcony over looking the garden. The Deluxe...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2016

My boyfriend and I spend a relaxed weekend here in late November 2016. Right off the bat, the owners were some of the nicest people I've ever met- friendly, helpful, and check-in was quick and easy after our 4 hour car trip. When I enquired when the pool would be open again (it was closed for maintenance), Antoinette tested the...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Hello Kirby, Nice to hear from you. Your kind words are very flattering, thank you for your detailed precis. Merimbula is quiet at the moment pre-Holiday season so is a great time to wander around, utilise the beaches and boardwalk. We have great eateries in this area you would have to stay 3 weeks to enjoy them all. Did you...

Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night and had a standard room which was roomy, spotless clean and had a nice backyard patio. No views but a wonderful lush green garden. The hosts are welcoming and nice people. Toni will show you how to hand-feed the many Rainbow Lorikeet birds if you like. Our room had a fridge and the usual essentials but...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Good morning Frank, Yes, we do have 5 different room types some with kitchenettes others such as yours have the patio/balcony but not the kitchenette. All Suites are split level with balconies, kitchenettes, distance view of the ocean and lot of stairs. The Lorikeets are such entertainers and always happy to be fed. Merimbula is a wonderful stop over just...

Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Really pleasing Motel to stay at, a very clean and well fitted out room and excellent gardens. What a genuine welcome we received from the lady at reception and when we met during our stay. Only drawback was we were in a twin room which all seem to be at the roadside and the traffic noise was quite loud all...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

hello Robert, I am pleased you enjoyed our hospitality, thank you for the nice comments. There is occasional light local traffic along Merimbula Drive at night, heavy transport uses the Pambul/Merimbula Bypass, if you live in a rural area then any noise would be disturbing. We always sleep better in our own environment where sounds are familiar. Ssfe travels, Antoinette

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The lady running the hotel was absolutely lovely. My partner and I were running late and she organised everything for us. The room was very clean and tidy and the birds there were beautiful! Next time I'm in Merimbula I will definitely be back here!

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Hello Talia, Was nice to meet you, we are pleased you enjoyed our hospitality and found everything to your liking. The Rainbow Lorikeets can be a bit boisterous at feeding time but they provide such joy and entertainment for our Guests, glad that you enjoyed the interaction with them. Looking forward to seeing you for a longer stay next time....

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed for 2 nights and the rooms were spotless, the bed comfortable and with a toaster, microwave, cutlery and plates able to have a light breakfast or make a sandwich. The outside is very well maintained and all the birds are well fed. It's a very handy location for a walk to the shops or clubs though for some...

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Antoinette P, Owner at BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. So pleased that you enjoyed our motel , hospitality and the surrounding area. Yes, it is a 5 mins walk down to the restaurants/clubs and shops and then about an 8 min return walk; just so you don't feel too guilty about that extra coffee and cake. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Merimbula Sea Spray motel is located 400m from the town centre, away from the hustle and bustle yet only a 5 mins walk to all the shops, restaurants and clubs. We offer standard queen rooms, twin rooms and deluxe or executive suites. Most rooms have a kitchenette, while others have only tea and coffee making facilities. All rooms have large windows or sliding doors which lookout over either the garden or have a distant ocean view. Recent improvements include new furniture and new queen pillow-top mattresses. Well maintained colourful gardens, a sparkling pool, BBQ area and friendly welcome are just the start of a great stay in a magic part of the world. Merimbula is located on the glorious South coast of NSW. There are beach/boardwalks in town, and cycling tracks. The region is rich in whaling/fishing/timber history with local museums showcasing the diversified industries that helped develop this historical area. Offering excellent deep sea fishing, water sports, superb beaches. National parks with good walking trails are close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula

Address: 38 Merimbula Drive, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Merimbula
Price Range: $150 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Sea Spray Motel Merimbula 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Try for a room away from the roadside”
 of 5 bubbles robertmP69XQ, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Loft Room great for an extended stay.”
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“Elevated floor has the best view to enjoy the lorikeets and the feeding.”
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“Executive suites on the second floor. Nice and spacious.”
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