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3.8 out of 5

"Good location, clean with everything needed. Helpful owner. Interesting name, noting book by Ion Idress titled 'The Red Chief'. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 14 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

At Red Chief Motel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Kitchener Park and Dorothea Mackellar Memorial Statue. Highlights at this motel include free in-room WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs, coffee/tea makers, and irons/ironing boards, featured in all 29 rooms.

This motel has free WiFi in public areas and barbecue grills. Additionally, you'll find a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. Full breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 3-star Gunnedah motel include Gunnedah Visitor Centre and Gunnedah Hospital.

Standard Twin

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$72* Per night/room 20 May - 21 May

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Large 2 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Standard Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Self Contained 2 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Red Chief Motel ratings based on 53 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Red Chief Motel

Everyone (32) Business (1) Couples (3) Family (12)
5 out of 5
Good location, clean with everything needed. Helpful owner. Interesting name, noting book by Ion Idress titled 'The Red Chief'.

Posted by on 14 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
FRIENDLY staff 1 clesn room.10 out of 10 Very good will stsy agsin.

Posted by on 31 Mar. 2021

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3 out of 5
Clean but the bed was very squeaky and mattress sagged. Uncomfortable

Posted by on 1 Mar. 2021

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5 out of 5
I have stayed here many times and while old it is flawlessly clean and has everything you could want.

Posted by on 26 Dec. 2020

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5 out of 5
The room was clean tidy and serviceable the staff were friendly the room was a little dated but the bed was comfy nice quiet Hotel I will definitely stay there again

Posted by , from Penrith on 26 Nov. 2020

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5 out of 5
A delightful motel. Old style, but beautifully clean. Staff friendly.

Posted by , from Newcastle on 1 Nov. 2020

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Oct. 2020

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4 out of 5
Great location. Around the corner from the town centre. Tidy rooms.

Posted by , from Newcastle on 2 Oct. 2020

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4 out of 5
very clean close to club and shops staff friendly room clean

Posted by on 24 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5
Clean, roomy, quiet & close to amentities, Thankyou

Posted by on 13 Sep. 2020

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Property Features

As a guest of Red Chief Motel, you'll find a seasonal outdoor pool and barbecue grills. Public spaces have free WiFi. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Gunnedah motel.

  • 29 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Gunnedah Station (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Red Chief Motel offers 29 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 17

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • 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, a security system, and a first aid kit 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

  • 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
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not 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 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 not available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 30 per person (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Red Chief Motel Gunnedah
  • Red Chief Gunnedah
  • Red Chief Motel Motel
  • Red Chief Motel Gunnedah
  • Red Chief Motel Motel Gunnedah

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in January and close in December.

National Rating

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

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