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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the Matthew Flinders is my local and there aren't really and other pubs around. On the plus side, there is a great play area for the kids which is the only reason we come (to get some respite as they play) However the food is always bad. I have had most things on the menu and everything disappoints. It...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Having to stay near Malvern for a funeral, we checked into Matthew Flinders Hotel/Motel. The sheets were clean, BUT, the carpets were filthy and stained. We couldn't walk on them barefoot. Our friends were in another room with the same dirty carpets. A lot of people obviously use this motel, why can't they clean/replace the carpets? Very tired rooms. Our...

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Thank RWaters333
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Great bistro for all ages. Nice meals also. Well catered for young children with a fantastic playground and even a bowling alley! Lots of pool tables open over the weekend and the pokies are in a different area which was nice. We will be back.

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Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

From the online photos the rooms looked budget but OK. What a shock when we saw it in the flesh. We arrived after midnight and had no option to find other accommodation at that hour. Had booked 2 nights but stayed only one; it was dreadful. The room reeked of smoke. There was no bedcover, only a second sheet on...

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Thank ross n
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I should have done better research before booking this 'hotel'. It does say 'Motel' on the side of the building but in all advertising & it's title of 'Hotel' suggests otherwise. The room was very tired. There were holes in the sheets & stains all over the blankets. The food at the hotel was very ordinary.I did not enjoy it...

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Thank KoroLewa
Shanghai
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I had just arrived in Aus, and needed a place to rest in on a Friday night close to Chadstone Mall. Plus points of the hotel; it is close to the mall (the largest in Australia!), and very convenient to the motorway. It is budget-priced. Cons; no hot water tap in the sink in the bathroom. The only tap in...

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Thank Michael L
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

As we were unable to book any other accommodation in the area at short notice we settled for the Matthew Flinders. It seemed a bargain but the price reflects the standard with a bad impression with a dirty stairwell and stained carpets in the room. We stayed 2 nights as it was very convenient to access Melbourne by train (taking...

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Thank Mendesmob
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I stayed here because it was really close to family for an event, plus it was budget priced. Don't expect any frills and I would never advise staying here on the weekend because of noise from the nightclub, which really is intolerable, but seriously, if you're looking for somewhere cheap and don't mind not having an iron in your room,...

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Thank Anne W
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed and annoyed. Went for birthday celebration. My meal Nasi Goring was horrible and my brother's who had Garlic Prawns. I vould cook better. Cheap crappy seafood. Never again. So noisy as well. Spoilt it for us.

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Thank heartsminds
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We did not stay in the hotel just went to there for my birthday lunch. There are pubs that really do a great Parma, this pub is not one of them. Parma was very ho-hum, salad was a couple lettuce leaves, 1/2 a tomato and slither of cucumber, chips acceptable. However the garlic, cheese and bacon bread was very nice...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated just 15 minutes away from Melbourne's CBD and 5 minutes from "The Fashion Capital", Chadstone Shopping Centre, one of the largest shopping centres in the Southern Hemisphere, Matthew Flinders Hotel offers guests the convenience and comfort of modern living. Perfect for long or short stays, the team at Matthew Flinders are committed to providing the best experience possible to all visitors. With 23 fully serviced 3 and a half star non-smoking motel rooms, all comfortably furnished and including tea and coffee making facilities, Matthew Flinders Hotel also has many facilities that patrons can access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Matthew Flinders Hotel

Address: 667 Warrigal Rd, Chadstone, Monash, Victoria 3148, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Monash > Chadstone
Price Range: $93 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Matthew Flinders Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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“By our two rooms, I couldn't help other travellers stay there.”
 of 5 bubbles RWaters333, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They do have a great kids play area in the restaurant if you need it otherwise eat after 7:30 and avoid the noise”
 of 5 bubbles L682JFannew, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not on Saturday night unless you want to go to the disco or some other late night venture”
 of 5 bubbles Furrybear26, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Didn't stay”
 of 5 bubbles Ted044, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There is a nightclub on Sat night (which we were warned about on website) so a bit noisier on Sat.”
 of 5 bubbles KarenA155, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
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