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Featured Motels in Federal

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Waves Byron Bay
Waves Byron Bay
4.5 out of 5.0 35 Lawson Street, Byron Bay, NSW
$147
4.4/5 (462 reviews)

All the staff were lovely from the moment we arrived, we were happy with the cleanliness of the room and property, but our room in need of an upgrade as tired and bathroom had chipped tiles

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019
Offering direct access to the beach, this Byron Bay motel is within a 10-minute walk of Arakwal National Park and Main Beach. Clarkes Beach and Tallow Beach ...
Brunswick Heads Motel
Brunswick Heads Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 2-6 Old Pacific Highway, Brunswick Heads, NSW
$88
4.8/5 (240 reviews)

The Receptionist at The Brunswick was a delight. She showed us around the property and amenities that were available to us and even offered to help us carry our bags to our room. The room was spotlessly clean and modern with lovely linen sheets. Our only problem was filling the kettle which would ...

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019
Situated near the beach, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Brunswick Picture House and Torakina Park. North Byron Parklands and Tyagarah Nature Reserve ...
The Sails Motel Brunswick Heads
The Sails Motel Brunswick Heads
3.5 out of 5.0 28 Tweed Street, Brunswick Heads, NSW
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$78
4.3/5 (209 reviews)

Good location. Very tidy presentable property. Facilities were good. Would stay again

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019
Situated by the ocean, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Brunswick Picture House and within 9 mi (15 km) of North Byron Parklands and Tyagarah Nature Reserve. ...
Ballina Homestead Motel
Ballina Homestead Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 Cnr Cherry Street & Fox Street, Ballina, NSW
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$62
4.2/5 (444 reviews)

A little dated but clean and quiet. Only stayed one night.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019
Situated in Ballina, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Ballina District Hospital and Ballina Fair Shopping Centre. Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum and ...
Lismore City Motor Inn
Lismore City Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5.0 129 Magellan St, Lismore, NSW
$68
4.3/5 (277 reviews)

Very clean motel, owner was very welcoming. Would come back again.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019
Situated in Lismore, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Lismore Regional Gallery and Lismore Visitor Information Centre. Lismore Base Hospital and Lismore ...
Comfort Inn All Seasons
Comfort Inn All Seasons
3.0 out of 5.0 301 River Street, Ballina, NSW
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$67
4.2/5 (284 reviews)

Air-con in our room was silent so it didn't keep us awake, beds were super comfortable, Family room was perfect for our situation of a soccer team base camp during our longer comp breaks. We will definitely be booking again for next year's comp.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019
Located in the heart of Ballina, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ballina Fair Shopping Centre, Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, and Ballina Visitor Information ...
Wollongbar Motel
Wollongbar Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 19-21 Shirley Street, Byron Bay, NSW
$112
4.2/5 (533 reviews)

Great location to town and very quiet rooms considering.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019
Situated in Byron Bay, this beach motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Belongil Beach and Main Beach. Clarkes Beach and Tallow Beach are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Lismore Gateway Motel
Lismore Gateway Motel
4.5 out of 5.0 99 Ballina Road, Lismore, NSW
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$109
4.5/5 (275 reviews)

Our overall experience was excellent, the room and motel very clean and tidy. The room was very quiet and spacious.

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019
Situated near the airport, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Lismore Visitor Information Centre and Lismore Regional Gallery. Lismore Workers Golf Club ...
Chaparral Motel
Chaparral Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 486 River Street, West Ballina, NSW
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$54
4.4/5 (377 reviews)

Always friendly and helpful on arrival. Rooms are always clean. Rooms are very quiet. I always stay here when in Ballina

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019
Situated in West Ballina, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ballina Fair Shopping Centre, Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, and Ballina Visitor Information ...
Hibiscus Motel
Hibiscus Motel
2.0 out of 5.0 33 Lawson St, Byron Bay, NSW
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$112
4.4/5 (210 reviews)

Great place for a nights stay in Byron. Very clean, close to the beach. Small room but has everything that you need. Nice walk to the main street and beach access. You can park right outside. Easy check in and excellent friendly staff.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019
Located in the heart of Byron Bay, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Arakwal National Park and Main Beach. Clarkes Beach and Tallow Beach are also within ...
Ballina Heritage Inn
Ballina Heritage Inn
4.0 out of 5.0 229 River St, Ballina, NSW
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$92
4.5/5 (335 reviews)

Clean. comfortable, quiet, friendly. We will definitely stop off again when we are up this way. Good value too.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019
Situated in Ballina, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum and Ballina Visitor Information Centre. Ballina District Hospital ...
Coast Inn Motel
Coast Inn Motel
3.0 out of 5.0 311 River Street, Ballina, NSW
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$59
4.4/5 (347 reviews)

The owner was really nice and friendly. I arrived a little bit late but she waited for me.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019
Located in the heart of Ballina, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ballina Fair Shopping Centre, Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, and Ballina Visitor Information ...
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Amileka

Amileka

28 Blackbean Lane, Federal, NSW
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    Amileka - Award-winning contemporary home

    Amileka - Award-winning contemporary home

    28 Blackbean Lane, Federal, NSW
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      Federal Motels for the Frugal Traveler

      In the larger Byron Bay area, there are 32 inexpensive motels among more than 846 hotels and other accommodations. These less expensive accommodations can help you save some cash compared to traditional hotels, which may have more amenities but also come with a higher price tag.

      When you save on your room price, you can enjoy all that Federal has to offer. Popular places to visit in the larger area include Main Beach, Tallow Beach, and Clarkes Beach.

      Fun fact: Motels in the U.S. boomed at the end of the 1940s with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the mid-1960s with more than 60,000 properties. With a stay at a motel, you'll often have access to your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot.


      Below are some of our customers' top motels to book in the larger area:

      Ballina Homestead Motel

      • Located 16 mi (25.7 km) from the heart of Federal
      • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

      Waves Byron Bay

      • Coffee in the lobby along with freebies like WiFi, parking, and a manager's reception are available during your stay.
      • Central Federal is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away

      Ballina Heritage Inn

      • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
      • Located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the heart of Federal

      Ballina Byron Islander Resort and Conference Centre

      • Central Federal is 15.4 mi (24.7 km) away
      • A restaurant and an outdoor pool are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a soaking tub.

      Ballina Hi Craft Motel

      • 16 mi (25.7 km) from the heart of Federal
      • Enjoy the in-room kitchenette, and freebies including WiFi, parking, and airport pick-up.


      What to Do in Federal


      Here are favorite places in and around Federal:

      • Main Beach
      • Tallow Beach
      • Clarkes Beach

      These are some outdoorsy places nearby:

      • Wategos Beach
      • Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens
      • Minyon Falls

      You'll find these family-friendly attractions in the area:

      • Macadamia Castle
      • Amaze 'n' Place

      Best Time to Visit Federal


      Decide when you'd like to visit Federal by looking over these seasonal weather details:
      • The hottest months are typically January and February, while July and August are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 81° F and nighttime temperatures average 61° F
      • April-June: 77° F is the daytime average and 46° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 73° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 80° F during the day and 54° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 1.34 inches in a year

      How to Get to Federal and Around the Area



      Federal Transportation
      NameTypeDistance
      Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway)Airport14.1 mi (22.7 km)
      Lismore, NSW (LSY)Airport17.2 mi (27.7 km)