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4.3 out of 5

"i went out for dinner and came back to a full car park so had to park in the drive way " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 01 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At Richmond Motor Inn you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum and Ballina Visitor Information Centre. Highlights at this hotel include an outdoor swimming pool and in-room free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and all 13 rooms feature coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and room service. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay.

This smoke-free hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and a garden. Other amenities include a picnic area, express check-in, and express check-out. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Ballina hotel, you'll be 26.7 km (16.6 mi) from Tallow Beach.

Standard Double Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$136* Per night/room 9 May - 10 May

Family Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, River View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Family Room, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Twin Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Spa Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Richmond Motor Inn ratings based on 53 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Richmond Motor Inn

Everyone (35) Couples (10) Family (13)
5 out of 5
i went out for dinner and came back to a full car park so had to park in the drive way

Posted by on 1 May 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 May 2021 by Reception

We appreciate your perfect score and are pleased you had a fantastic stay at the Richmond Motor Inn.

5 out of 5
All good. Great position. Clean and tidy.

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Apr. 2021 by Reception

Thank you for the review

5 out of 5
The convenient location was great for our needs. The size of our room was wonderful with all we needed to be comfortable. It was a most pleasant stay.

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Feb. 2021 by Reception

Thank you for the review & we are so pleased your stay was enjoyable.

4 out of 5
Close to venue and functions we were attending. Good clean rooms and up to date television. Bathroom clean

Posted by on 7 Feb. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Feb. 2021 by Reception

Thank you for the review

5 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jan. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jan. 2021 by Reception

Thank you for the 5 star review.

5 out of 5
Very friendly staff. Homely feel to the decor. Overall was a very comfortable stay. Will book again if ever in Ballina.

Posted by , from Brisbane on 26 Nov. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Dec. 2020 by Reception

Thank you for the review

5 out of 5
When staying in Ballina we always stay at this property the staff are very pleasant and beautiful clean rooms.

Posted by , from Sydney NSW on 9 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
Neat,clean and spacious , opposite the RSL where food and drinks are excellent

Posted by on 28 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 Jun. 2020 by Ali and Brendon Matthews

Thank you for your review.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Feb. 2020 by Reception

We appreciate you great review score. Thank you

4 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Jan. 2020 by Reception

We appreciate your feedback and review score.

Property Features

As a guest of Richmond Motor Inn, you'll find an outdoor pool, a garden, and a picnic area. WiFi is free in public spaces. Richmond Motor Inn also features express check-in, room service (during limited hours), and express check-out. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Ballina hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 13 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway) (4.8 km / 3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Richmond Motor Inn offers 13 accommodations with minibars and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Ballina Heritage Inn, 229 River Street, Ballina Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, guests will need to go to Ballina Heritage Inn, 229 River Street, Ballina
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

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. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and 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. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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

Hotel Names

  • Richmond Motor Inn Ballina
  • Richmond Motor Ballina
  • Richmond Motor Inn Hotel
  • Richmond Motor Inn Ballina
  • Richmond Motor Inn Hotel Ballina
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