4.2 out of 5

"Beds are very uncomfortable but that depends on the person i guess whats comfortable for one might not be comfortable for the next... otherwise very s ... " More

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Hotel Description

At Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Main Beach Recreation Reserve and Merimbula Marina. Highlights at this motel include free self parking and a conference centre.

All 40 rooms feature WiFi and hairdryers. You'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and free toiletries to enhance your stay.

Enjoy the outdoor tennis court, seasonal outdoor swimming pool and pool loungers. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of RV/bus/truck parking.

Attractions within a 30-minute drive of this 4-star Merimbula motel include Pambula Beach and Tathra Beach.

Standard Room (Standard Motel Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$87* Per night/room 20 Aug. - 21 Aug.

Deluxe Room (Deluxe Twin Motel Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Basic Room (Basic Family Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Basic Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room (Deluxe Motel Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

About the Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments

Location 2 Arthur Kaine Drive, Merimbula, NSW 2548

Property Features

Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments offers its guests an outdoor tennis court and a seasonal outdoor pool. WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments also features a BBQ, a garden, and a picnic area. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Merimbula motel.

  • 40 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking


  • Airport: Merimbula, NSW (MIM) (1.2 km / 0.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments offers 40 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. This Merimbula motel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead. Cots/infant beds (surcharge) are also available.

  • Fridge
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Blackout drapes
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM and at the weekend from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday-Friday: 7:30 AM-6 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday: 8 AM-5 PM

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 6 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 5 PM


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 20.0 per night.


  • No pets allowed


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 are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available


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 10.9 and AUD 18.90 for adults, and AUD 6.90 and AUD 18.90 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD $10 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 10 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 20.0 per night
  • On-site 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

  • Black Dolphin Merimbula
  • Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments
  • Black Dolphin Resort Motel & Apartments Merimbula
  • Black Dolphin Resort Motel Apartments Merimbula
  • Black Dolphin Resort Motel Apartments

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in September and close in June.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

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

*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.