Banjo Paterson Motor Inn

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1 bedroom, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Outdoor pool, pool loungers

Overview of Banjo Paterson Motor Inn

Banjo Paterson Motor Inn

3.0 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
131 The Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, VIC, 3909

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLakes Entrance Visitor Information Centre7 min walk
  • Popular LocationLakes Entrance Bowls Club14 min walk
  • Popular LocationCunningham Foot Bridge18 min walk
  • AirportBairnsdale, VIC (BSJ)41 min drive

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About this area

Lakes Entrance

Located in Lakes Entrance, Banjo Paterson Motor Inn is in the city centre and by the ocean. Cunningham Foot Bridge and Nyerimilang Heritage Park are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Lakes Entrance Bowls Club and Lakes Entrance Golf Club.

What's nearby

  • Griffith's Sea Shell Museum and Marine Display - 1 min walk
  • Lakes Entrance Visitor Information Centre - 7 min walk
  • Lakes Entrance Bowls Club - 14 min walk
  • Cunningham Foot Bridge - 18 min walk
  • Lakes Entrance Lookout - 2 min drive


  • Albert & Co - 2 min walk
  • Nick's - 4 min walk
  • Lakes Pizza & Fish 'n' Chips - 5 min walk
  • Lakes Boatshed Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Bloody Good Cafe - 6 min walk

About this property

Banjo Paterson Motor Inn

Beach motel in Lakes Entrance with free parking
Guests at this beach motel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. Housekeeping is available on request.
Banjo Paterson Motor Inn offers 22 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. This accommodation offers separate dining areas. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, and complimentary toiletries. This Lakes Entrance motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on request and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Languages spoken

Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–8:30 AM: AUD 25 for adults and AUD 20 for children

Restaurants on site

  • Clancys

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace


  • Shared microwave
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Fridge


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in from 2 PM - 5:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)


Check-out before 10 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Access code, staffed front desk, private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 25 for adults and AUD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 171 out of 415 reviews
5 - Excellent 41%
Rating 4 - Good. 178 out of 415 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 45 out of 415 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 16 out of 415 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 415 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



3/5 Okay

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Amenities
No person to person contact to greet you.Depends to much on technology.
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Had a premium room , no iron/board in room, tv 32inch to low when sitting in bed to watch. Shower head no pressure and only dribbled out. Outside the room was dirty needed vacuuming. Face washer found on floor next to cupboard. Overall very dissatisfied would not stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Always stay at Banjo Patterson when in Lakes. Staff always friendly, rooms spotless clean and the beds are comfortable. And good parking. What more would you want
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Beaut Stay
Rooms looked as if they have been recently renovated, bed was super comfy as was pillows, a good night sleep. Just wish the restaurant was open for dinner.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022