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4.4 out of 5

"The Motel was everything we could have asked for and therefore receives an excellent review. The in house restaurant food and ambience is always exc ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 30 Jul 2018

Hotel Description

At Zig Zag Motel you'll be within a 20-minute walk of Eskbank House and Museum and 3.4 km (2.1 mi) from State Mine Heritage Park and Railway. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool and free self parking.

LCD TVs with digital channels are featured in all 50 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, DVD players and hairdryers. Fridges, microwaves and room service make in-room dining convenient. Phones, irons/ironing boards and desks are also available.

The restaurant, Switchback Restaurant, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the motel's own bar/lounge. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception and a kids' swimming pool. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM and on weekends between 7 AM and 10 AM.

With a stay at this 4-star Vale Of Clwydd motel, you'll be 8.5 km (5.3 mi) from Wollemi National Park and 37.7 km (23.4 mi) from Katoomba Scenic World.

Classic Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$128 per night

Executive Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, Multiple Beds, Refrigerator & Microwave, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Luxury Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Jetted Tub, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchen, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Classic Twin Room, Multiple Beds, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Zig Zag Motel ratings based on 247 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 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 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Zig Zag Motel

Everyone (157) Couples (60) Business (1) Family (31)
5 out of 5
Place was clean and tidy, Staff were friendly Good restaurant

Posted by on 16 May 2019

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4 out of 5
The bathroom was very small. Room was clean. Staff friendly.

Posted by on 11 May 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Hand basin in bathroom too low. Tea and coffe cupboard to close to floor, hard to get down to get them out.

Posted by on 5 May 2019

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5 out of 5
Very nice stay, clean and well maintained. Friendly staff, rooms were lovely.

Posted by on 2 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Room was neat and tidy. Staff was friendly. The restaurant was closed due to public holiday, unfortunately.

Posted by on 29 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Very pleasing rooms - good size, bright and clean and very comfortable.

Posted by on 28 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Close to town and on a main rd, was a clean and tiny motel

Posted by on 23 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5
The apartments are offsite, 2 minute drive, so away from the heated pool, but otherwise very nice, clean, and well maintained.

Posted by on 22 Apr. 2019

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Property Features

Zig Zag Motel offers its guests an outdoor pool and a kid's pool. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A free manager's reception is offered daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour or ticket assistance, a BBQ, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Zig Zag Motel. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Vale Of Clwydd motel.

  • 1 floor
  • 50 guestrooms or units
  • 5 buildings
  • Built in 1985
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • 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

  • Airport: Bathurst, NSW (BHS) (57.2 km / 35.6 mi)
  • Train station: Lithgow Station (1.7 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Zig Zag Motel offers 50 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and a hairdryer. LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in May 2016.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

The motel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Switchback Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday-Saturday: 7 AM-9:30 PM
  • Sunday-Sunday: 7:30 AM-7:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

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

  • Monday - Saturday: 7 AM - 9:30 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Guests arriving after 9:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting 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 available for AUD 30.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 20.0 per night.

Pets

  • 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 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.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Union Pay
  • No lifts

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 14 and AUD 20 for adults, and AUD 8 and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 20.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Zig Zag Motel Lithgow
  • Zig Zag Motel
  • Zig Zag Lithgow
  • Zig Zag Motel Vale Of Clwydd
  • Zig Zag Vale Of Clwydd

You should know

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • 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.