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4.5 out of 5

"Great little find if you are looking for a place to stay in Lithgow. Very clean, convenient location, and very friendly staff for a very reasonable pr ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 24 Apr 2022

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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.

With a stay at this 4-star South Bowenfels motel, you'll be 11.1 km (6.9 mi) from Wollemi National Park and 38.6 km (24 mi) from Katoomba Scenic World.

Deluxe Double or Twin Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$137* Per night/room 29 May - 30 May

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

Deluxe Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive King Spa Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bowen Inn Motel ratings based on 176 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 (92) Couples (62) Business (1) Family (23)
5 out of 5
Great little find if you are looking for a place to stay in Lithgow. Very clean, convenient location, and very friendly staff for a very reasonable price.

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 May 2022 by Karen

Thank you

3 out of 5
Really cold and rude at reception. Have stayed before without any issues. Will not stay again under current owner.

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2022

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5 out of 5
Nice

Posted by on 3 Apr. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

3 Apr. 2022 by Bowen Inn

Thank you Have a wonderful day.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Lovely large rooms with a very comfy bed. It had all we needed for our two night stay. Restaurant dining was delicious. The staff were very helpful and friendly.

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Jan. 2022 by S

Thank you Kim for your review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and you had great food in our restaurant, we hope to see you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Dec. 2021

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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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Renovations + Closures

The following facilities are closed on Sunday:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. Public spaces have free WiFi. 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
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

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. 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. 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. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

  • 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
  • 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
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in

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 10 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.