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4.5 out of 5

"Nice comfortable motel with large rooms and beds. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Room was quiet and well cleaned, and had extra towels, w ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 26 Jun 2021

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Hotel Description

At Bowen Inn Motel you'll be steps from Lithgow Hospital and 2.5 km (1.6 mi) from Marrangaroo National Park. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

All 25 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, DVD players, and coffee/tea makers. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and room service. Additionally, hair dryers, irons/ironing boards, and free toiletries are available.

The restaurant, Surveyors Restaurant, is open for breakfast and dinner. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning full breakfast is served between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM.

In proximity to this 4-star South Bowenfels motel you'll find Jenolan Caves.

Deluxe Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$132* Per night/room 28 Oct. - 29 Oct.

Deluxe King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Queen Spa Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive King Spa Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Double or Twin Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Bowen Inn Motel ratings based on 169 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 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 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Bowen Inn Motel

Everyone (89) Couples (59) Business (1) Family (22)
5 out of 5
Nice comfortable motel with large rooms and beds. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Room was quiet and well cleaned, and had extra towels, which was appreciated. Restaurant provided one of the best meals I have ever had - anywhere.

Posted by on 26 Jun. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Aug. 2021 by Alex & Emma

Hi, Thank you for sharing your experience and great information about our rooms and dining. We look forward to welcoming you back.

4 out of 5
Great customer service.

Posted by on 15 Jun. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Aug. 2021 by Alex & Emma

Fantastic! glad you enjoyed it!

5 out of 5
Quiet

Posted by on 8 May 2021

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4 out of 5
Beds & pillows were very comfortable

Posted by on 7 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
Staff friendliness, cleanliness of Motel. Reception a little difficult to locate and hard to park at.

Posted by on 16 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2021

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5 out of 5
Would definitely stay. Here next time in Lithgow. Clean tidy room with comfortable bed and plenty of space. Friendly helpful staff.

Posted by on 1 Mar. 2021

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3 out of 5
Under new management. ..needs a little TLC and time to bring up to top standard

Posted by on 7 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
I have stayed at the Bowen Inn Motel twice now and have been more than satisfied with the facilities and staff.

Posted by , from Hawkesbury on 23 Aug. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Aug. 2020 by emma and alex

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time.

5 out of 5
Very clean. Comfortable bed. Spacious room. The proprietor was very COVID aware and safe.

Posted by on 2 Aug. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

3 Aug. 2020 by Louise

Thank you for your positive feed-back. We strive to keep our guests comfortable and safe. Looking forward to having your stay again soon!

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Bowen Inn Motel also features a terrace, a garden, and a picnic area. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Lithgow motel.

  • 25 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Bowenfels Station (3 km / 1.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Bowen Inn Motel offers 25 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. 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 cable channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

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

Surveyors Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8 AM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative PCR COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up, and test must have been administered no more than 72 hours prior to check-in. COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The property’s restaurant is closed on Monday for Breakfast and on Sunday for Lunch and Dinner.

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

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra 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 Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, 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. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative PCR COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up, and the test must have been administered no more than 72 hours prior to check-in. COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

  • No rollaway/extra 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 wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not 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
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • 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
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities on site
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • Guests must provide a negative COVID-19 test result
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Negative COVID-19 test result must be of specific type(s): PCR
  • Negative COVID-19 test result must have been issued within a specific period before check-in: 72 hours
  • Minimum age for negative COVID-19 test result requirement: 16
  • Minimum age for proof of COVID-19 vaccination requirement: 16
  • COVID-19 vaccine must have been received a minimum number of days before check-in: 1

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 15.00 and AUD 25.00 for adults, AUD 10.00 and AUD 20.00 for children (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Best Western Bowen
  • Best Western Bowen Inn Motel
  • Best Western Bowen Inn Motel Lithgow
  • Best Western Bowen Lithgow
  • Bowen Inn Motel Lithgow
  • Bowen Inn Motel
  • Bowen Lithgow
  • Lithgow Best Western
  • Best Western Lithgow
  • Bowen Inn Motel South Bowenfels
  • Bowen South Bowenfels
  • Bowen Inn Motel Motel
  • Bowen Inn Motel South Bowenfels
  • Bowen Inn Motel Motel South Bowenfels

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

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

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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.