Macquarie Barracks Scores 1,000

PORT MACQUARIE - The Best Western Macquarie Barracks Motor Inn in Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia is pleased to announce they received a perfect score on their recent Best Western quality assurance assessment.

Owners, Barbara and Howard Batt are very proud of this result, reflecting the high level of quality accommodation and service offered by the hotel’s staff. Barbara Batt said, “This result is a testament to the very dedicated and committed team of staff we have working here at the property.”

Best Western International, THE WORLD’S LARGEST HOTEL CHAIN®, offers global standards of excellence which are consistent across over 4,000 hotels worldwide. All Best Western properties undergo a stringent quality assurance program and must go through more than 200 quality checks.

The QA program was enhanced in 2001 with the addition of BestRequests? minimum standards, such as complimentary toiletries available on-site upon request, telephony outlet (Dataport) facilities in all guest rooms, hair dryer in rooms, iron and board in rooms, music provided in rooms, 20 percent of rooms available must be non-smoking plus much more. And, more recently the QA assessment was further expanded to include brand identity.

The Best Western Macquarie Barracks Motor Inn is the first Best Western Australia property to receive a perfect score since BestRequests and brand identity components were added to the QA assessment.


Best Western Australia Quality Assurance Manager, Brian Carr commented that, “It is a terrific effort to record a perfect score in your guest rooms and public area assessment, but to achieve a perfect score in BestRequests and brand identity as well as your room assessment is an outstanding result and the property staff are to be congratulated.”

Of course the real winners here are the guests of the Best Western Macquarie Barracks Motor Inn. The four-star property offers 34 spacious rooms, a great licensed restaurant, room service and buffet breakfast, BBQ and pool in a garden setting and the property is ideally located to explore the heart of Australia’s holiday coast.

For more information on the Best Western Macquarie Barracks Motor Inn or any of Best Western Australia’s 250 hotels, motels, apartments or resorts, call our reservation office on 131 779 or visit