Barrass's John Bright Motor Inn

Stroll 100m to Bright CBD

Stroll 100m to Bright 's cafe, restaurant and shopping precinct from this 20 unit motel including 6 recently refurbished and 14 units including standard, spa and 2 bedroom units. 16 units are ground floor with Spa and Executive units on 1st floor. Enjoy a superb side street location , secure off-street parking, swimming pool, washing and drying facilities and wireless Internet. Continental Breakfast as an extra.

John Bright Motor Inn - pool and outdoor spa (not heated) located in a sunny spot.

John Bright Motor Inn - pool and outdoor spa (not heated) located in a sunny spot.

John Bright Motor Inn includes, 6 rooms for couples which were fully refurbished to a premium level in 2014 and 14 other rooms including standard rooms, spa rooms and two room units which, depending on the configuration, can sleep from 4-6 guests.  The motel is located in a superb tree-lined street of Bright and within a 100 metre stroll to the cafe, restaurant and shopping precinct of this beautiful tourist town. The rear of the hotel looks over a beautifully kept town croquet court. 

The motel contains off-street parking, a swimming pool, washing and drying facilities and free wireless internet. An in-room continental breakfast is available for $9 per person.

Set in Australia’s Alpine High Country, Bright has many spectacular sights and activities on offer. Do a lot or do nothing at all – the choice is yours. For the adventurous there is abseiling, caving, rock climbing, canoeing, fly fishing, micro-lighting, para gliding,walking and cycling. For those requiring a more subdued experience, we are central to the gourmet food and wine region of the Alpine Valleys as well as an easy drive to the Ovens Valley, King Valley, Rutherglen and Beechworth wine regions.


  • 100 metres to the CBD

  • quiet, tree-lined side street

  • swimming pool/spa (not heated) Open early September to end of April

  • off-street parking (one car space per unit)

  • BBQ and outside dining area

  • air conditioned (reverse cycle)

  • free wireless Internet

  • free communal washing facilities including free detergent

  • drying facilities charged at $2 per half hour

  • No Credit card surcharges


  • air-conditioning (reverse cycle split system)

  • wireless Internet / WiFi- no charge

  • alarm clock

  • DVD player

  • free in-house movies (selection of DVD’s)

  • hairdryer

  • iron & ironing board

  • kitchenette -basic facilities of sink, bar fridge, kettle, toaster, tea and coffee making facilities. Six of the premium rooms, fully refurbished in 2014, also have a microwave.

  • radio

  • flat screen TV


Refurbished units have a microwave for heating food while other units can use the microwave in the communal laundry. Cooking is not allowed in any of our rooms.

All rooms are non-smoking.