Road Works Close to the hotel…

Local Council will be conducting road works on Martin and Fawcett Street from 07.30am on Monday, 19 October 2020 for two weeks.   Some disruption to traffic and noise is expected and we apologise for any inconvenience in advance.

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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update: Last updated Wednesday 12th August 2020 Masks You will notice some of our staff wearing masks during your stay to protect your wellbeing. You may not be able to see our smiles, but we can’t wait to welcome you here for a safe and relaxing stay. Online Pre-Check In We have now implemented […]

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Things to see – Lake Ainsworth Lennox Head

Ballina and the neighbouring towns and villages are not all about the surf and the beaches. As we get closer to summer the quieter, shadier places are more suitable on the long, hot afternoons. One such place is Lake Ainsworth at Lennox Head, about 10 minutes north of Ballina. The lake is a fresh water […]

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Sunday Walkabout – Surfing at Lennox Point

It has been a few weeks now since Tropical cyclone Winston hit Fiji, but the after effects of the storm are still being felt here on the east coast of Australia. A lot of the beaches in the Ballina Byron area have been closed due to dangerous surf conditions, with only the bravest surfers taking […]

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Sunday Walkabout – South Wall, South Ballina

In our Sunday Walkabout this week we traveled to South Wall in South Ballina. South Wall is the breakwall on the southern side of the Richmond River and can be accessed from the Burns Point Ferry. Although you look straight across the river from the hotel, the trip from the centre of town is about […]

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Sunday Walkabout – Broken Head Nature Reserve

As part of our Sunday Walkabout series, we visited Broken Head Nature Reserve, about 20 minutes north of Ballina. After a weekend of rain it wasn’t the postcard perfect day, but the wild ocean and grey skies gave the headlands a different kind of beauty. It also shows that even though the spa rooms are […]

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A huge weekend here on the North Coast

What a huge weekend we have on the North Coast this coming weekend with Splendour in the Grass and Opera at the Channon. Splendour in the Grass – 24/25/26 July 2015 In its 15th year the annual arts and music festival held at North Byron Parklands just improves each year. With an amazing lineup of […]

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Ramada Ballina Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame 2015

TripAdvisor welcomes Ramada Hotel & Suites Ballina to the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. This unique accolade is granted only to those businesses that have won the Certificate of Excellence for five years in a row. Certificate of Excellence can be earned only by receiving consistently great reviews on the world’s largest travel site. […]

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Introducing FREE Wi-Fi and Upgraded Televisions

It’s the little things that count… Here at Ramada Ballina we have listened to what’s important to you, our guests. That’s why we are now offering FREE Wi-fi to all in-house guests. In addition to this we have installed brand new 32-40 inch digital televisions to all our guest rooms making your stay that much […]

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Ramada Ballina Byron celebrates A Taste of Harmony

Fun was had by all last week as we participated in A Taste of Harmony which celebrates diversity in Australian workplaces by encouraging colleagues to share food and stories from different cultural backgrounds from across the globe. This initiative was founded by the Scanlon Foundation and a philanthropic organisation established in June 2001. Its mission […]

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