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Published December 2nd 2015
The Best of Broken Hill Accommodations
Broken Hill has been referred to as "The Silver City", the "Oasis of the West", and the "Capital of the Outback". This historic mining town is a wonderful place to visit. Here you can take in the majestic Living Desert Sculptures as well as the many lovely parks and gardens and interesting museums; perhaps even a scenic air tour over the city! If you are seeking quality accommodation in Broken Hill, Australia, you have some excellent options.
The Red Earth Motel is located at 469 Argent Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia (telephone:011 61 8 8646 5614). This Motel is neat and comfortable and has a pool for swimming and splashing. However, with a small number of rooms, it is often completely booked. There is no onsite restaurant, but plenty of options nearby. The Red Earth Motel is easy to find, right on a main road and only one block from Broken Hill's main shopping strip.
A standout in Broken Hill motels, the Desert Sands Motor Inn at 357 Cobalt Street, Broken Hill NSW 2880 features family rooms, corporate suites and a luxurious spa suite with an amazing tub large enough to fit two adults! This hotel was recently completely renovated with new furniture and fixtures and LCD tvs. At Desert Sands Motel, you can relax in the shade or jump in the pool for some playtime. When you are hungry, catch a bite to eat at the delicious restaurant and pub next door. Many more dining options are nearby. Situated within the Southern Cross Hotel complex, this motel has a great location for accessing things to do in Broken Hill. Desert Sand Motor Inn is off the main road on a side street so there is no truck noise to interrupt your relaxation.
If extra style is what you seek, check out Imperial Fine Accommodation at 88 Oxide Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia is a stylish, old fashioned choice with an Italian-style courtyard. A stocked kitchen is provided so you may make your own breakfast just the way you like it. You can enjoy breakfasts and pre-dinner drinks while appreciating the view of town from the second floor veranda.
Just a short drive from the center of town, you'll find the Gateway Motor Inn at 201 Galena Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia. Gateway Motor Inn is very clean with rooms that are larger than your average chain hotel. With a location a bit away from the noise of the Town Center, your stay here will be quiet and peaceful. Gateway Motor Inn is just a short walk to a shopping center and supermarket.
If you prefer to be as close as possible to a dining option, the Old Willyama Motor Inn, located at 30 Iodide Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia (telephone: 011 61 8 8646 5605) is a good choice for you. This Inn is family-friendly and features an onsite parking lot with camera surveillance. The attached pub/restaurant has amazing meals and a comfortable atmosphere.
Any of these motel options are sure to make your stay in historic Broken Hill a delightful one!