The Ramada Hotel and Suites Ballina is located on the banks of the picturesque Richmond River, within walking distance to CBD, Shops,Restaurants, children's park and bus stop. You have a choice of 3 in house restaurants offering A La Carte, Indian and Italian Cuisine. It is a 10 minute drive from Ballina/Byron Gateway Airport, a 25 minute drive to Byron Bay, 1 and 1/2 hour drive to Gold Coast Theme Parks and Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, a 2 hour drive to Brisbane. We have a 24 hour reception desk. All Hotel Spa Rooms overlook the river. All Suites have full kitchen facilities and living and dining areas. All rooms have access to a shared laundry which is FOC. Our in House restaurant is open daily from 7 am till late for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Room service is available daily from 7 am till late. The hotel features spacious outdoor heated pool, shaded children's pool and sun deck. All guests have access to free undercover car parking. All rooms have access to high speed broadband internet and on demand digital movies. Wireless internet is available in the lobby, restaurant and bar. Photocopying, fax and printing facilities are available at reception. Cots, fold away beds and sofa beds available in most rooms.