Park Drive Motel

3.5 Star Australian AAA Rated

161 Pacific Hwy, Kempsey, NSW, 2440

Overview

Park Drive motel is Situated on the Macleay River.

We are a 10 minute walk via a paved footpath to the centre of Kempsey or 5 minutes to shopping.

Enjoy fishing in the Macleay River from our private jetty, or relax by the pool.

We are only 40 minutes drive from Port Macquarie, or a short drive to excellent fishing, diving and surfing at South West Rocks, Crescent Head and Hat Head.

Park Drive Motel is rated by AAA as 3 star accommodation.

We offer 24 hour check-in, 22 air conditioned rooms, all with a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and Wireless internet available. Many of these rooms are on the ground floor with parking at the door.

The motel facilities include

24 hr Front desk Swimming pool - outdoor, Internet, Onsite parking, Smoke free/non-smoking, Coin operated laundry, Cots, BBQ, Inter-connecting Rooms, River frontage.

Room Descriptions

Deluxe Family

The room configuration is a queen bed and two king singles. This is a ground floor room (park near your door). Facilities include air conditioning, HD TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave. Kitchenettes are available.

Deluxe Queen

The room configuration is one queen bed. This is a ground floor room (park outside your door). Facilities include air conditioning, HD TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave and fridge. Special needs can be catered for in this package.

Deluxe Twin

The room configuration is a queen bed and a king single bed. This is a ground floor room (park outside your door). Facilities include air conditioning, HD TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave. Special needs can be catered for in this package.

Deluxe small family

The room configuration is a queen bed and a king single bed. This is a ground floor room (park outside your door). Facilities include air conditioning, HD TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave. Special needs can be catered for in this package.

Large Family

Bedding configuration is a double or queen bed, a single bed, and bunks (single over double, or single over single). Air conditioning, colour TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave, clock radio

Standard Queen

The room configuration is a queen bed. Thios room is on the first floor Facilities include air conditioning, HD TV, tea and coffee making, fridge, toaster and microwave.

Standard Small Family

Bedding configuration is a queen bed, and a single bed. Air conditioning, colour TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave, clock radio. Sleeps two adults and one child or thee adults in comfort.

Standard Twin

Plenty of room for two adults. Bedding configuration is a double bed and a single bed. Air conditioning, colour TV, tea and coffee making, toaster, microwave, clock radio

Superior Family Room

The room configuration is a queen bed, and a king single bed. The facilities in this spacious room include air conditioning, a kitchenette, lounge, HDTV, tea and coffee making, toaster, and microwave. This room is located on the first floor.

Superior Twin Queen

The room configuration is two queen beds. The facilities in this spacious room include air conditioning, a kitchenette, a two door fridge/freezer, lounge, HDTV, tea and coffee making, toaster, and microwave. This room is located on the first floor.

Business Facilities

Wireless internet available

Check In Instructions

Check-In 2 pm

Check-Out 10 am

Reception available 24 hours a day at the entrance to the property.

Children and Extra Guests Details

There is a $10 Charge per Extra Guest.

Car Parking Details

Plenty of off-road parking (generally at the door) for cars, traliers and larger vehicles.

Travel Directions

Next door to the Shell 24-hour service centre on the north side of Kempsey.

First motel on the left travelling south.

Located 428 km north-east of Sydney, We are a popular stopping point for people making the journey north or south along the Pacific Highway. Situated approximately halfway between Sydney and the Queensland border.

We are approximately 1 km north of the Post office. Coming from the north, it is the first motel on the left, next door to the Shell service station. From the south, it is the last motel on the right. look for the Shell Service station. Arriving by bus, the terminal is also next to the Shell service station. By train it is a short ride by taxi.

Things To Do

Located on the Macleay River, Kempsey is a large and important rural centre. The Kempsey shire is blessed with stunning natural beauty attracting many visitors and new residents alike. Kempsey is home to the famous Akubra Hat and is also the birthplace of Slim Dusty.

The town's tourist information office and historical museum are located in the Kempsey Cultural Centre ( Akubra video can be viewed here), which was designed by the famous architect Glenn Murcutt. It is a distinctive Australian building and is well worth stopping and inspecting. It is located in a pleasant, shady park at the southern end of town.

Local attractions include the Museum & settlers cottage, Angus McNeil glass negative collection, Wigay Cultural Park, art and craft galleries, , Euroka and Rudder Park Lookouts, Rudder and Riverside Park, heritage walks, freshwater fishing, canoeing and horse riding.

15 km northeast of the Kempsey is Gladstone, which is recognised as a historic village. Its attractions include The Old Lodge Pottery, Dark water House which sells handicrafts and morning and afternoon teas and the Gladstone Hotel which claims to have the best beer on the Macleay River. Gladstone has a street named Memorial Avenue where there are markers beside all the trees recording the men from the village who were killed in World War II.

We are Situated on the River, and are a 10 minute walk via a paved footpath to the centre of Kempsey or 5 minutes to shopping. Enjoy fishing in the Macleay River from our jetty, or relax by the pool. We are only 40 minutes from Port Macquarie, or a short drive to excellent fishing, diving and surfing at South West Rocks, Crescent Head and Hat Head.

  • 24 Hr Front Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Balcony
  • Barbeque
  • Car parking (fees may apply)
  • Clock Radio
  • Disabled facilities
  • Early check-in
  • Guest Laundry
  • Internet access
  • Kitchen/ette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Non-smoking rooms/floors
  • Pets allowed
  • Pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Television
  • Toaster

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