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    Kempsey Powerhouse Motel

    465 Macleay Valley Way | 1klm Fm the Roundabout Exit Sthn End of New by-Pass, Kempsey, New South Wales 2440, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 208 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Road trip.Stormy night. Trees down, blackouts. The Powerhouse Motel in Kempsey......just off the motorway southern entrance provided a great little port in the storm. BIG ROOM super bed and...above all...friendly service from the duo Tracey and Martin. The Trip Advisor stickers all over the front...More

    Thank Stephen P
    Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 6 days ago

    Thanks for taking the time to make a comment Stephen P. We are pleased you found our little refuge and more pleased you found our service and facilities a comfort on such a terrible night. We look forward to seeing you again if passing this...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed one night in a family room. Super clean, quiet and friendly. Close enough to the freeway to be convenient and far enough away to stay quiet. Nice grounds and it was good to wake to the bell birds in the morning. Will be back.More

    Thank Paul G
    Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Paul G We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I too love to wake to the sounds of the birds in the morning. We are surrounded by wildlife here. I especially love the kookaburras, the large variety of parrots and the kangaroos....More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    Had an awesome stay last night the service was brilliant, would definitely stay there again and recommend it to anyone. The bed was super comfy and we even got fresh milk for our coffee this morning :)

    Thank Chloe-Jaz-Harris
    Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Chloe-Jaz-Harris Thanks for taking the time to comment. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and we hope to be able to provide our services to you again. Travel safely

    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Nice place to break journey. Stayed here 1 year ago and the lock on the bathroom still broken (and note of pending renovation still there). This being said, gave 5 starts as you are getting what you pay for and it is a basic place...More

    Thank Juergen1975
    Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 10 October 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts. Other bathrooms have been renovated over the last twelve months but that particular one is still good and clean enough to use. Smokers are kind enough to stay outside the rooms, most of the time, and...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    Arrived at the Powerhouse hotel after driving from Sydney. Firstly we were advised that the restaurant was closed so we would have to go downtown. I was longing to jump in the pool that the hotel advertises. After finding our room I went to the...More

    Thank Pete R
    Response from power465, Owner at Kempsey Powerhouse MotelResponded 10 October 2017

    We told you our chef resigned before the holidays, hard to find new one in this area, can't help that. Pool would have been good to use if you just asked, all chemical levels are maintained correctly all year round. Box aircon still works extremely...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$75 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Kempsey
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    Ian M
    1 November 2014|
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    Response from power465 | Property representative |
    Hi there. We have BBQ in the pool area. We have the tools for use and can supply the plates if you don't have the disposables with you. Martin
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    "ask for a room near the pool as further from the road"
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    "Queen room for couples, plenty of room."
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    "Back rooms are probably quieter"
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    "Bathrooms are being renovated so ask for a newly refurbished room"
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