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The Nambucca Motel

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Outdoor pool
Free minibar items, desk, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds
Free minibar items, desk, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds

Overview of The Nambucca Motel

The Nambucca Motel

3 out of 5

3.5/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
1846 Giinagay Way, Nambucca Heads, NSW, 2448

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNambucca Valley Visitor Information Centre3 min drive
  • Popular LocationForster Beach20 min drive
  • Popular LocationGaagal Wanggaan National Park21 min drive
  • AirportCoffs Harbour, NSW (CFS)35 min drive

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About this area

Nambucca Heads

The Nambucca Motel is located in Nambucca Heads. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Valla Nature Reserve and Nunguu Mirral Aboriginal Area, while Headland Historical Museum and Bowraville Folk Museum are cultural highlights.

What's nearby

  • Nambucca Valley Visitor Information Centre - 3 min drive
  • Nambucca Heads Island Golf Club - 5 min drive
  • Nambucca Heads Bowling & Recreation Club - 5 min drive
  • Forster Beach - 20 min drive
  • Gaagal Wanggaan National Park - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Nambucca Heads Station - 8 min drive
  • Macksville Station - 8 min drive
  • Coffs Harbour, NSW (CFS) - 35 min drive


  • Pizza Hut - 3 min drive
  • Bellwood Store - 4 min drive
  • Nambucca Boatshed & Cafe - 5 min drive
  • New River Edge - 5 min drive
  • The bookshop cafe - 6 min drive

About this property

The Nambucca Motel

3-star motel with marina and restaurant
Along with a marina, this motel has a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a meeting room. All 8 rooms provide conveniences such as sofa beds and microwaves, plus free WiFi and patios. Other amenities available to guests include LCD TVs, minibars (stocked with some free items) and room service.
The Nambucca Motel offers 8 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars (stocked with some free items) and a hairdryer. Rooms open to patios. This accommodation is furnished with double sofa beds. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

This Nambucca Heads motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

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

Safety measures

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
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: AUD 10 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sofa bed


  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Marina on site
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Double sofa bed
  • Heating


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • 56-cm LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free minibar (some items)
  • Microwave

Outdoor space

  • Patio


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of AUD 10 per pet, per stay
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 10 per night

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.

  • Breakfast fee: AUD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: AUD 10 per pet, per stay
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Diners Club

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

Nambucca Resort
Nambucca Motel
Nambucca Resort Heads
The Nambucca Resort
The Nambucca Motel Motel
The Nambucca Motel Nambucca Heads
The Nambucca Motel Motel Nambucca Heads

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 66 out of 356 reviews
5 - Excellent 19%
Rating 4 - Good. 139 out of 356 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 88 out of 356 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 40 out of 356 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 23 out of 356 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with pets, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful waterfront gardens. Very relaxing and peaceful because it's well back from the road.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property had a nice rural setting, my room looked onto the river. The room was comfortable and clean, and the restaurant provided served Australian and Chinese meals. My meal was freshly cooked, vegetables crisp and hot. Staff were friendly.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in May 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Rooms, staff and restaurant all good. Disappointed to have to pay $5.00 deposit for a wine glass to enjoy a glass of wine in my room. Still waiting for my $10 refund for 2 glasses!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021