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“Fantastic Service and Accomodation” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Junction Motel
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in New Norfolk
Certificate of Excellence
Point Cook, Australia
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Fantastic Service and Accomodation”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2013

From the moment we walked into the reception of Junction Motel, we were greeted with humour and friendliness. Then we attended the restaurant, it was an all you can eat buffet, I know what your thinking buffet yuk, but don't knock it until you try it, the food was absolutely fantastic, service was friendly and the owner and staff always had a smile on their face.

When I come back to Tassie this is definitely a place I will be returning to and you should ensure you go and stay and enjoy the same pleasant and friendly service we received.

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Keellie
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 28 July 2013
Thanks Keellie, we do try hard to make people happy :)
many thanks
Tim
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2013

Clean room, with good garden and bbq facility. We booked a double room which had a queen bed and a set of bunk bed. The hotel had a very good restaurant which we didn't get a to try out, we read great reviews about it later. The manager was very friendly and helpful. The hotel is centrally located and we would definitely recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank KaraZorEl
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 6 April 2013
Many thanks for your reveiw of as at The Junction. Being known for offering great value and honest service , thats our aim .
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Melbourne, Australia
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146 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

This hotel was beautifully clean. The owner was very friendly and helpful. The beds were comfortable. The shower had great preasure. The dining menu looked really good and reasonably priced although unfortunately the function we were there for included our meals. I will definitely stay there again.

  • Stayed February 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Cheriiel
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 6 April 2013
Many thanks for your reveiw. Hope you enjoyed your Tassie trip.
Tim
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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2013

As we didn't book sufficiently early, this hotel was the closest we could find to Hobart in early January. Some reviews I read about the manager, Tim, were quite offputting. Tim might well come across as abrupt to some people (can't we all?), but I found him to be very hospitable & a really interesting individual. Just ask him about some of the flags flying around the motel or better still, ask him about Vietnam (the beautiful country, not the pointless war).

The motel itself is of maybe a 1950s vintage. The dining room has been completely renovated & is a thing to behold. The rooms are clean, comfortable & it appears that they are being renovated, bit by bit, as budget allows. eg the sink unit in our bathroom had been upgraded to a modern unit. The carpets & paint in our room were immaculate. I found the beds a bit hard, but my wife would say that I make this complaint about just about any motel, anywhere on the planet.

New Norfolk is a nice little town & if you visit New Norfolk you must stop in for a drink & a feed at The Bush Inn. So much history & beautiful home cooked style meals. Probably the best food we ate in Tassie. We didn't eat at the Junction Motel's restaurant (only because we fell madly in love with the Bush Inn), but we will next time we stay. The menu looked great!

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  • Stayed January 2013, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank ThirstyDave
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 6 April 2013
many thanks ...Hmm I think... Tim
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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2013

Stopped here for one night on the way through. Firstly Tim, the owner was very knowledgable and helpful with suggestions on places to see and things to do. On his recommendation we went to the Salmon Ponds which were breathtaking, very glad he told us to go or we might have missed it.

Our room on the ground level directly facing the entrance was small but clean and had all the mod cons, minibar, TV etc. It was also extremely quiet despite it looking near capacity and being in close proximity to two busy roads. The only reason I couldn't give full 5 stars was the bed was very bad, the springs were prominent and whole bed saggy. My husband has a slipped disc and had to sleep on the floor.

In hindsight I should have said something but it was very late. I would imagine it's an isolated problem with one specific room/bed which is why I would recommend staying here to anyone.

  • Stayed January 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank CrownVillaPrincess
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 29 January 2013
Hi there, many thanks for your kind words. we try hard to give our guests value,service and a descent room for a far price. Im would love to know what room were you in ? I will replace the bed. There they are only new too ! I never sleep in them..so your feed back is great...Fix now no stress later is my thing. Hope that you enjoyed the rest of your trip to our Beautiful Island , we do appreciate your business from our northern cousins on the "Big Island"
cheers
Tim
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2013

Been there during X'mas busy time. Hotel owner Tim was truly helpful and friendly all the time, he got so much passion running the place, and you can't get it wrong with such owner.
Rooms are nice and tidy, there are countless information booklet around the place, and if you are still confused, Tim and the staff are always more than welcome to give you a hand for trip advise, so here is a big hand for you Tim! Thanks! You are the star in our Tassie trip!
Ambrose L

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Ambrose L
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 29 January 2013
Thanks Ambrose you can come back again anytime ! Its your life when you run a motel , great people make for good times.
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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2013

It was getting towards the end of my holiday and it was peak season in Tasmania. I was directed by a local to this motel and was pleasantly surprised. Staff were courteous and helpful and the accomodation was very reasonably priced. The buffet dinner was also exceptoonal value at $25 for a three course good qulity buffet meal.

  • Stayed January 2013, travelled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Steven M
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timlast, Owner at Junction Motel, responded to this review, 29 January 2013
Great -many thanks for your reveiw. yes the Carvery - Buffet is great value and Krisnas food is simple, packed full of flovour, locally grown and being able to help yourself to what you want when you want is a great after a few days on the road . Once again thanks for your kind words
Tim
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Property: Junction Motel
Address: 50 Pioneer Avenue | Cnr Lyell Hwy & Pioneer Avenue, New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140, Australia
Phone Number:
Region: Australia > Tasmania > New Norfolk
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in New Norfolk
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Junction Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Junction... Where country vibe and prices- meets city service.. The Junction Motel is a clean, value for money 30 room, Motel and Function Centre situated in the picturesque town of New Norfolk, the gateway to the West Coast and Wilderness National Parks- Mt Field,Styx Valley and Lake Pedder.The "Best Food experience" awarding winning Agarian Kitchen is in Lachlan 10 mins away. Whilst also being just 30 minutes from Tasmania's capital city - Hobart or what the locals call Slobart. Also only 15 minutes away from the much controversial Mona Museum of Old and New Art at Moorilla Estate Vineyard (Berridale). Port Arthur and the HuonValley are about one and a half hours drive from New Norfolk.Lounge-Bar is only open Monday - Friday for HouseGuests and PreBooked Out side Guests ... more   less 
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