Our welcoming reception desk


Check-in is from 2pm - 8.30pm each day

Please telephone the motel if the time of arrival is expected to be later than 8.30pm for check-in instructions.


Check-out is strictly 10am

Getting Here

By car, the Akuna Motor Inn is located 1.5 km from Dubbo's CBD and 1.8 km's from Western Plains Zoo (just 2 minutes) on the Newell Highway going south towards Parkes. If travelling from Sydney, the Akuna can be found on the western side of the Macquarie River on the Newell Highway travelling towards Parkes. We are Only 5 minutes from the Dubbo Airport.


Courtyard parking outside most rooms.

Tesla Charging Station

A Destination Charger is available for all Tesla owners and families who stay with us however due to rising costs will be a $35 charging fee..

Things To Do

With over 3sq km of wild and wonderful bushland and 700 animals, Taronga Western Plains Zoo offers a safari adventure right in the heart of NSW. Find yourself surrounded by magnificent wildlife on wide open plains. Whether you stroll across the grasslands or hire bikes or carts, it’s a fun way to spend time with family and friends, away from it all. It’s open every day of the year, so why not bring your family for a Christmas adventure at Taronga Western Plains Zoo? And don’t rush your visit, the entry price includes two days at the zoo.

Tesla Car charging at the Akuna
Children Playing in Swimming Pool while mother relaxes at the Akuna Motor Inn

Business Facilities

Complimentary Wifi is available to all guests. In addition, email and photocopying services available (small charge may apply).

Laundry Facilities

Free laundry facilities are available to all guests. A laundry key is available at reception.

Terms and Conditions

Credit card details are required to hold bookings. As well as Visa and MasterCard (1.5% surcharge applies). We also accept American Express (2% surcharge applies). Bookings cancelled more than 48 hours from the 2.00pm check-in time will not incur any charges. Bookings cancelled within 48 hours of 2.00pm check-in time will incur the first nights’ accommodation charge.