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Matador Motor Inn

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Room & Suite (25)
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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The Matador Motor Inn has been operating in Coffs Harbour as an accommodation haven continuously for more than 40 years and has been a home away from home for thousands of guests. Just five minutes’ walk to the central business district, the Matador Motor Inn is one of the most popular accommodation stop-over Motels in Coffs Harbour. For the travellers, we are situated halfway between Sydney and Brisbane. The Matador Motor Inn with its relaxing atmosphere is the choice of many travellers on the Pacific Highway. Late check-in by arrangement only please call. Having completed numerous refurbishments leveraging the property’s ’70s heritage, now more than ever the Matador is a fabulous choice if you are looking for affordable, boutique motel accommodation and outstanding customer service. You can enjoy your stay in clean, comfortable and stylish rooms. We offer a choice of configurations: from Premium Queen and King to Twin and Family room options.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Centrally Located
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An older place that is fine for a short stay between destinations. Good comfortable bed and nice linen and towels. Room is large and quiet despite being on the main road. Good Value with friendly staff.
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Response from Matadorcoffs, Manager at Matador Motor Inn
Responded 4 days ago
Thanks Alex. The Matador seems to be a popular spot for weary travellers which is why we focus on the simple pleasures like comfy beds and towels. See you next time.
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Normally I would stay somewhere near the beach but the Matador was within walking distance to an evening engagement so I decided to give it a go. I was not disappointed! The hosts were lovely and made sure I was comfortable and had everything I need, and even skimmed a few
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Response from Matadorcoffs, Owner at Matador Motor Inn
Responded 4 days ago
Great to hear you enjoyed your stay and would love to see you back again soon. As always, let us know if there's anything we can do to make the most of your next trip.
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Wonderful kindness and hospitality from the new owners of the Matador. First time we have stayed there. Room was very clean and basic supplies were available. Older style rooms but functional and convenient location. Plenty of hot water and great water pressure for showers.
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Response from Matadorcoffs, Owner at Matador Motor Inn
Responded 1 week ago
It was our first busy weekend and we really enjoyed all the visitors in town for the Oztag event. Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to the next time you are in Coffs.
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We were booked in this motel by a travel agent. The hotel room was very old, the curtain was ripped and window has nondescript fluid on it, very old , bed not comfortable. Maybe was new in 1970 ? Worst place we stayed on our trip. Their internet extension repeater does not
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Response from Matadorcoffs, Owner at Matador Motor Inn
Responded 1 week ago
As the new owners of the Matador, we just missed your visit. Thanks for your candid feedback and we have many plans to improve our guests' experience over time. We hope you might reconsider giving us a second chance, as you can see by so many other reviews that almost all of our guests enjoy their stay. Feel free to contact us directly.
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Have stayed as Matador Motor Inn several times before and have always found the owners to be very helpful and polite. Rooms are spotlessly clean and beds are very comfortable. Continental breakfast for fast getaway in the morning great, good price also. Would not hesitate to
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Response from Matadorcoffs, Owner at Matador Motor Inn
Responded 1 week ago
As the new owners we just missed your visit, but are pleased to hear from another happy guest of Steve and Sue. We look forward to extending our hospitality when you next pass through, and are always open to ideas to improve things further.
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Photo provided by managementMatador Motor Inn
The Premium Twin
Solid Wood Furniture
"Rooms on east end ground level very good"
"There is limited under cover parking on site and some exposed parking."
"Rooms at the rear of the Motel are quieter"
"Try for a room as far away from the Pacific Highway as possible."
"Light sleepers might want a room furthest from the main road"
US$74 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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AustraliaNew South WalesCoffs Harbour
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