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The Wallangulla Motel

The Wallangulla Motel is in the heart of Black Opal Country, and services tourists, professionals, sporting groups, tradespeople, and tour groups alike. The largest and most modern Motel in the township makes the Wallangulla the ideal place to stay when visiting Lightning Ridge. The Motel is owned by The Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club. All guests must be a Member of the Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club and those choosing to become an associate member will receive 10% discount on their booking.

Everything you need is right at our doorstep; daily tours of the opal fields are available on request, along with information about all there is to see and do in and around the town. All rooms feature a high speed wireless internet connection. Breakfast is available in our Brekkie Room, plus lunch, dinners, and drinks may be charged back to your room from the local Bowling Club. Leave your car with us as you visit the local art galleries, opal shops, tourist information, jewellery stores and so much more, all within walking distance of the Wallangulla Motel.

We put enormous effort into ensuring the cleanliness and the comfort of our rooms. Our grounds are framed with well established Bougainvillea, the pride and joy of our gardeners. Their displays of colour beautifully represent the vast spectrum of colours found in the towns precious black opal.