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Torquay Tropicana Motel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the Tropicana. It is in a good location close to the beach, shops and restaurants yet very quiet. It is very well maintained and has nice facilities like a pool and a BBQ area. We were upgraded to a Spa Room that had a very nice whirpool bathtub. The room was incredibly clean. Also it had a small...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stay a night here on 26 Sept. When we arrived was raining but the rooms are not too far from reception. Room is clean and comfy with microwave for light cooking. The couple manage this motel is very helpful and friendly. Just love it.

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Thank KarenCWK
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Only spent one night at this Motel as we were attending a wedding at another venue in Torquay. The room was excellent, comfortable bed. and plenty of hot water Tea Coffee provided. Air conditioning also a nice seating area off sliding doors..

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Thank navyfenton
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Took my two sons there last weekend and we had a great time visiting Torquay and the Great Ocean Road.The proprietress was very friendly and helpful; the family room was adequately large and very clean. It has a microwave, crockery and cutlery, and kettle. The beds were surprisingly comfortable and much more so than most of the much more expensive...

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Thank mfling1987
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had a lovely stay here. The rooms were clean and bright, the owners were lovely and their Samoyd Casper is gorgeous. The only downside was that the hotel was advertised as having a spa and pool and when we got there both were closed for spring because of duck poop! When I complained they offered to refund our money...

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Thank Claire A
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Only stayed for one night but was a good experience. Room was clean and had free wifi that actually worked well. If I return to Torquay I would stay there again. Didn't order breakfast so can't comment on that. Owner seemed really lovely and helpful.

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Thank Patrick M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We have stayed here a few times - mainly due to its convenient location when visiting relatives. Tropicana is a typical single story roadside motel. The sort where you park your car in front of the room. Nothing particularly special, but its neat, tidy, comfortable and quiet. If your main objectives in a motel are to have somewhere reasonably priced...

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Thank stephen b
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed there two nights last week. Had taken three rooms. The rooms were good and neat and the bathroom spotless and excellent. The only problem is that there were no lights when we reached in the night.. Not even one light and the place is also not walking distance to any cafes or restaurant's. You have to drive minimum 10...

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Thank Ranjeet C
Gisborne, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Had a great couple of days at this motel. Owners/managers were so caring and friendly. Warm and comfortable. Main Bed was so comfortable. Room was very clean and tidy. Plenty of spare parking as we has two cars.

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Thank Deniball
Cranbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Went there early April 2016 for a 'business trip', was a wonderful room (the bed can handle a fun night). I loved the dated feel of the room provided a homely feel, Parking out the front of my room is a big plus. Price is amazing too nothing to fault with this wonderful hotel. Would recommended the hotel for couples...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Torquay Tropicana Motel

Address: Cnr Surfcoast Hwy & Grossmans Rd, Torquay, Victoria 3228, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Torquay
Price Range: $125 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Torquay Tropicana Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask the proprietor/proprietress as they are very helpful.”
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“Great position for beach 10 minute well paced walk”
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“You cant walk to the beach as it is too far.”
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“If you want a traffic free sleep, ask for rooms away from the main road.”
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