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Byron Sunseeker Motel Byron Bay
Ranked #5 of 34 Hotels in Byron Bay
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 6 November 2008

Very rude service and overpriced for quality of motel. We were treated with bad manners right from the start and so didn't feel like customers at all, which impacted on our weekend away. Also, when compared to where our friends had stayed at another motel closer to the town, we were disappointed at the price we had paid for this basic accomodation.

  • Stayed: November 2008, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 January 2008

The “family suite” that we were given would be suitable if you were of a Lilliputian size, but as we are a family of 4 tall Americans it was overly cozy. As you entered the dark (for a purpose) “suite” the so-called full kitchen consisted of a refrigerator and a microwave. There was only one bedroom that was large enough for one double bed and that was the extent of the room – no closet, no art, just some cobwebs hanging around. The other room consisted of a double bed, which served as the viewing area to watch the TV, as there was only a loveseat as the only other piece of furniture. Fortunately it did not rain too much, as there was no table for dining inside the room, only outside of the door.

I do have to admit that the tropical landscaping around the small outdoor pool was nice and hid for the most part the parking lot.

  • Stayed: December 2007, travelled with family
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Reviewed 12 November 2007

Totally overpriced for the quality of the room and level of service. The man working at the check out desk was bordering on rude and seemed very unhappy to have to deal with guests. Our room, number 1, was clean but super-basic for the price. It was dark, damp and had very little going for it. For the same price, we stayed in a really nice apartment in Coolangatta so it was such a let down to stay at the Sunseeker Motel when we went to Byron. Would not go again and would only advise people to stay there if they are desperate since finding accommodation in Byron is tricky.

  • Stayed: November 2007, travelled as a couple
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4  Thank DavidBoyd
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Stayed: November 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: August 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: March 2017, travelled as a couple
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Address: 100 Bangalow Rd, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Shire > Byron Bay
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 34 Hotels in Byron Bay
Price Range: £92 - £213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Byron Sunseeker Motel Byron Bay 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
While Byron Bay is a well-known playground for some, it is a place of relaxation, contemplation and unparalleled beauty for others. Byron Sunseeker Motel is situated close enough to enjoy the many offerings of the township, yet it is far enough away from the party scene to ensure your relaxation. Your hosts, Deborah and Graham, take pride in the serene atmosphere that is provided at Byron Sunseeker Motel. As a guest you will appreciate their undertaking to provide a relaxing experience that allows you to unwind in the comfortable rooms and within the peaceful confines of the grounds. Come and enjoy our hospitality. ... more   less 
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