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Golden Sands Motor Inn

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Overview
6 Head St, Forster, New South Wales 2428 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What motel reception is closed before 7pm? Arrived to find a message on phone- key under door. Seriously need for modernization that includes enough power points to use kettle and microwave, that enables you to charge/use lap top, iPhone and iPad. The only 'spare' was...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

WOW, where do I start with this review, definitely value for money. When we stayed we had about 5 rooms booked as I had friends and family staying for my 50th Birthday Party. At the last minute my son and his partner drove from Queensland...More

Thank A876VFjenniferg
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 3 July 2018

Thanks so much for taking time to write us a review, we really appreciate it & are happy we were able to help your son out. We hope to see you all again someday soon : )

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Booked in for one night but had to stay two. The lovely lady in reception upgraded to a larger room. It is an older style motel but comfortable. Very close to the main part of Forster and restaurants. Good parking and access. Would recommend if...More

Thank boddyhell
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 3 July 2018

Thanks so much : )

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Such a convenient spot, close to everything for us, very comfortable, receptionist friendly and told us a lot about the places for eating etc. would highly recommend - would specify when booking upstairs or downstairs - definitely value for money for sure.

Thank Rhonda V
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 11 June 2018

Thanks so much for providing feedback : ) We really appreciate your time & are very happy you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Nice neat and tidy but room smelt musty. Friendly staff and local knowledge. But the morning we left we had no hot water for a shower. Looked like there were a heap of workers staying there and we missed out. Great location but previous let...More

Thank Bicki08
Response from Jan K, Manager at Golden Sands Motor InnResponded 13 May 2018

Hi, We have continuous gas hot water so there is no way to miss out?? Perhaps the 1950s reverse side taps may have tricked you? As for a musty smell I really would love for you to let us know what room you stayed in...More

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The Golden Sands Motor Inn at Forster is the place to stay for holidays, weekends away, and business. There are 24 motel rooms varying from budget double, queen standard and twin, premium and twin premium, family, ...More and wheelchair to two three bedroom self contained apartments. We are a minutes walk to the beach/lake and the same to shops, cafes, and restaurants as well as an on site restaurant, Blue Water Restaurant, International Cuisine. All motel rooms have Austar, airconditioning, free wireless internet, and all expected amenities.The three bedroom units are large with lock up garages.We are the friendly motel in the heart of Forster. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
US$61 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Golden Sands Motor Hotel Forster
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Forster
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
US$61 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Golden Sands Motor Hotel Forster
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Forster
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Traveller (25)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (4)
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"take own power extension lead"
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"Great family room, offering 2 adjoining rooms, each with their own bathroom and toilet. Close to in ground..."
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"All queen rooms with balcony's are extra large in size."
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"Short cut to the shops out the back"
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