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Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments

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980 Mt Alexander Rd, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewstram stopcleaning stafflocation was perfectplenty of parkingtea and coffeeold style motellast minute bookingtidy roomairport westdown the roadpublic transportcitymelbournetoastercafestwinclaustrophobic
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean and has everything you need for a short or overnight stay. Nothing special but more than adequate and we always get a good sleep here. Highly recommend if you are not hung up on fancy places to stay but prefer value.

Thank GraemeB759
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this room purely on location and price, nothing more than that. This is an old school motel, the rooms and bathrooms are dated and in need of update. It was winter in Melbourne, and I found the heater provided barely adequate heat for...More

Thank MelbourneTravelmad
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This hotel is one of very few in Essendon and was very close to family so location was perfect. It is very close to public transport (trains and trams), a foodwork's supermarket and excellent coffee shops. Cost of apartment was very reasonable. We stayed in...More

Thank Ben P
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Convenient for it's closeness to the city & convenient public transport facilities virtually on your doorstep. The motel is showing it's considerable age & lack of modern facilities. Reception staff were welcoming but somewhat reserved in nature generally and did not make any attempt to...More

Thank Mark D
Response from AlexanderMotorInn, Manager at Alexander Motor Inn & ApartmentsResponded 1 July 2018

Thanks for taking time to put this review. Unfortunately we don't change bed linens everyday due to consistently provide budget accommodation for our guests, otherwise it will cost you more than just hundred dollar per night. We did replenish amenities every day so I appreciate...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

The positives: my bed was clean and comfortable The negatives: my traveling companion's bed/room was not clean, not even made up; the rooms are tired and not as clean as they could be; the onsite restaurant is closed and there is no room service; the...More

Thank Irene M
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
45
Price range
USD 70 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Alexander Motor Inn
Also Known As
Best Western Melbourne
Location
Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moonee Valley > Essendon
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
45
Price range
USD 70 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Alexander Motor Inn
Also Known As
Best Western Melbourne
Location
Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moonee Valley > Essendon
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Traveller (39)
Room & Suite (30)
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OamOpa
24 October 2015|
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Response from LindaMayH | Reviewed this property |
I have been onto the hotels web page and it appears that they do not have an airport shuttle but the tram does go from outside the hotel, it take 15mins from the hotel to Melbourne airport. I am sure the reception at the... More
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michael6060
14 October 2015|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not real sure the distance but from memory not far. Have no idea the tram #
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"Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter as the front is on main rd. They also have noisy functions under..."
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"Avoid lower floor rooms or near main road.due to poor soundproofing."
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"Rooms towards back will have less traffic noise."
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"do not book"
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