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Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The Central Motel is located in the "heart" of Port Fairy, within walking distance to many attractions and eateries - making it convenient for those taking a break from driving! Despite the central location, it was very quiet and has a delightful outdoor area. Our room was quite spacious and we'll set out, although a sink on the roomy bench...

Thank joanln60
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Central location, friendly staff, comfortable, well lit room, excellent heater, comfortable bed. I booked by phone and I was able to arrange a round of golf included in the price. Show your room key and get a free drink at the Star of the West hotel with excellent meal.

Thank Michael W
Centralmotel, Front Office Manager at Central Motel, responded to this review

Hi Michael, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here with us. We get a lot of positive feedback on how comfortable our rooms are, especially the beds. Port Fairy has something for everyone even in winter, so if youre thinking of having a couple of days away - send us an email or ring and we will guarantee...

Reviewed 28 April 2016

Its location right in the centre of town is superb and quite unique. Really convenient for all local shops, cafes and restaurants. Very spacious, clean and comfortable rooms with a great welcome. The manager organised golf for us the next day at the wonderful Port fairy golf club.

Thank LumCardiff
Centralmotel, Owner at Central Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review-we strive to present our rooms to best advantage and take pride in assisting guests wherever possible. Our golf course is consistently rated in the top 50 public courses in Australia and well worth a round or two at the iresistable rate of $40 per round or even better if booked through us at reception. Many...

Bendigo, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The staff are friendly, the location is perfectly central, the rooms are comfortable, quiet and spotlessly clean and there are eateries in both directions when you walk out onto the street. The owners have had this motel for a long time now and it shows in the attention to detail in the rooms. The Wifi for example is the best...

1Thank bruceblondamps
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Central location, very comfortable and well presented rooms. Provides off street parking and wifi, which was great. Staff were very friendly and gave us some great advice for exploring this small quaint town. Would recommend.

Thank samuelphillips
Helensburgh, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 nights here and Peter was extremely helpful and friendly. He recommended places to eat and booked my husband into golf and played the round with him. The motel was clean comfortable and right in the middle of town. Everything was within walking distance. Would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a clean reasonably priced motel. Will...

Thank Brenda R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We found this motel ideal for our needs - our ground-floor room quiet, well lit, & with comfortable bed. It is very conveniently located and has car access from front & back. Owner very friendly & helpful. Heater in room, but no A/C - probably not essential in this seaside town. Some car-parking slots are very narrow, a potential inconvenience...

Thank dstargazer
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Room was clean, well equipped and the bed was amazingly comfortable. Friendly staff who knew the area well. Perfect location for a few BYO restaurants (strongly recommend Lemongrass Thai Restaurant!). We took a stroll down the beach after we ate and managed to catch an amazing sunset as well as bumping into a very lovely local woman who walked us...

Thank slhemmings
Centralmotel, Owner at Central Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your favorable review. Here at The Central Motel we strive hard to ensure our guests have a wonderful stay. We love our beautiful town so want to make sure you get to experience as much of it as you can fit in. You will find though that one night just isn't enough. There is so much to...

Horsham, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Lovely comfortable bed and very central to everything that Port Fairy has to offer. Lots of lovely cafes restaurants and hotels close by. No air conditioning in our room just a plug in fan which was a bit disappointing ..

Thank Delmac46
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Dab smack in the middle of wonderful Port Fairy this is a very run of the mill motel. The rooms have had work done on them but they still lack charm and the paintwork is a depressing grey. The beds are ok, and the shower is fine. There is a decent Tv and fridge. It was good to find a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Central Motel is located right in the heart of beautiful Port Fairy. You will find us tucked away in a quiet cul de sac just off the main street. Our charming bluestone building is set amongst a delightful garden setting. We offer affordable, clean and comfortable 3.5 star accommodation. We take great pride in offering excellent value for money with our friendly 'family' style hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Motel

Address: 56 Sackville St, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Port Fairy
Price Range: $144 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Central Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Mobility issues? Ask for a ground floor unit!”
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“Ground floor if lots of luggage.”
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