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4.1 out of 5

"We returned one evening to find our room door open after housekeeping had been in. The owner/manager blamed me, saying that I did not lock the door pr ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 06 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At Ben Chifley Motor Inn you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of Bathurst Courthouse and Machattie Park. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

Flat-screen TVs, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls are featured in all 31 rooms. Kitchenettes come equipped with refrigerators and microwaves, and room service is also available. Hair dryers, irons/ironing boards, and desks are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecue grills, and a front-desk safe. Plus you'll find laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 9 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 3.5-star Bathurst motel include Brooke Moore Reserve and Bathurst War Memorial Carillon.

Basic Double Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$91* Per night/room 26 May - 27 May

Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ben Chifley Motor Inn ratings based on 130 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Ben Chifley Motor Inn

Everyone (95) Couples (13) Family (20)
3 out of 5
We returned one evening to find our room door open after housekeeping had been in. The owner/manager blamed me, saying that I did not lock the door properly. Very concerning as all our belongings were inside at the time.

Posted by on 6 May 2021

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5 out of 5
Great stay

Posted by on 29 Apr. 2021

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4 May 2021 by john

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3 out of 5
It was what we required for overnight stay

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2021

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4 May 2021 by john

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2 out of 5
Horrible mattress

Posted by on 23 Apr. 2021

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4 May 2021 by john

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5 out of 5
Everything was perfect for my needs!

Posted by on 23 Apr. 2021

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4 May 2021 by john

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5 out of 5
Older style motel but well maintained and very helpful staff.

Posted by on 4 Apr. 2021

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8 Apr. 2021 by Romana

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4 out of 5
Tidy and clean Value for money. Did not note any traffic noise. Pleasan staff

Posted by on 29 Mar. 2021

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1 Apr. 2021 by Romana

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5 out of 5
Fantastic, friendly service..so grateful as I was attending a funeral during flooding & severe weather conditions..couldn’t have asked for more understanding, hospitable & flexible reception..it’s like staying with good friends..highly recommended..

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2021

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23 Mar. 2021 by Romana

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Mar. 2021

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1 Apr. 2021 by Romana

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Mar. 2021

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1 Apr. 2021 by Romana

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Property Features

Ben Chifley Motor Inn offers its guests an outdoor pool, barbecue grills, and laundry facilities. Event space at this motel measures 431 square feet (40 square meters) and includes conference space. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Ben Chifley Motor Inn also features room service (during limited hours) and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available. This 3.5-star Bathurst motel is smoke free.

  • 31 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • 431 sq ft of conference space
  • 40 sq m of conference space
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Front-desk safe
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Bathurst, NSW (BHS) (10.1 km / 6.3 mi)
  • Train station: Bathurst Station (2.3 km / 1.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Ben Chifley Motor Inn offers 31 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with pay movies. Accommodations at this 3.5-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival 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.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Ben Chifley Motor Inn

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place. Contactless check-out is available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 4 and AUD 14 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Ben Chifley Motor
  • Ben Chifley Motor Bathurst
  • Ben Chifley Motor Inn
  • Ben Chifley Motor Inn Bathurst
  • Ben Chifley Hotel

You should know

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

National Rating

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

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