We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Lamplighter Motor Inn

    1440 Dandenong Rd, Oakleigh, Victoria 3166, Australia
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    USD 85*USD 98*
    View Deal
    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (2)
    Art Series - The Cullen
    1,128 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Prahran
     
    Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne
    1,146 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Richmond
     
    Novotel Melbourne St Kilda
    2,315 reviews
    #6 of 19 hotels in St Kilda
     
    Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne
    1,475 reviews
    #2 of 19 hotels in St Kilda
     
    Overview
    • Excellent2%
    • Very good13%
    • Average27%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible50%
    13 Jul 2017
    “Never book an apartment! ”
    12 Jun 2017
    “Dirty and Terrible”
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Art Series - The Cullen
    1,128 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Prahran
     
    Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne
    1,146 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Richmond
     
    Novotel Melbourne St Kilda
    2,315 reviews
    #6 of 19 hotels in St Kilda
     
    Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne
    1,475 reviews
    #2 of 19 hotels in St Kilda
     
    Rooms
    8 Oct.9 Oct.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from USD 85.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Oakleigh hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "e3625afcc3574b928968db46e8e65e26", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":488626,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72235426],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":85,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"e3625afcc3574b928968db46e8e65e26","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":98,"lowestMetaPrice":85,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":98,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":98,"lowestMetaPrice":85,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":98,"hotelName":"Lamplighter Motor Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImUzNjI1YWZjYzM1NzRiOTI4OTY4ZGI0NmU4ZTY1ZTI2IiwiQUlLIjoiOTg5OGJjZGRjMGM1NDRmMjhjMGYyZmUzNTIyM2U1YjMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/10/2017", "checkOut": "09/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 85", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"76481325":"Hotwire","109324688":"HotelsCom2IB","32484452":"BookingCom","79883801":"AgodaIB","72235426":"TingoIB","32635436":"Expedia","53935992":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (37)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 36 reviews

    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Going by the website this was part of the golden chain accommodation. On arrival the hotel looked good but at check in, discovered the apartment is actually off location several minutes away. Driving into the complex I knew I wasn't going to stay here with...More

    1  Thank Tanya-kidz
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    The room was very dirty. The toilet was filthy. The sheets had stains. Cobwebs everywhere. The tables were dusty. The carpet was not clean either. Could not sleep because of the unpleasant smell of the room. Children refused to use the bathroom as it was...More

    1  Thank shashvina
    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    Extremely hot in Melbourne when i visited. The air conditioner worked silently and well. The television had perfect reception, the bed was comfy and the shower very adequate. The room was near the back, and although full occupancy, was quiet. The jug was clean and...More

    Thank debbiegordon7310
    Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

    Restaurant served good, quick food but possibly over charged. The service was very good and nice. The reception staff were average. We found the room to be dated, for above award price. We found unexpected items in room upon arrival which should have been thoroughly...More

    Thank Br576
    Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

    Nothing flash here but to be fair it's just tired little motor in on a busy road. If you are after a bed and shower with easy access in the chadstone area with a place to park your car then don't complain.

    Thank Tom P
    Art Series - The Cullen
    1,128 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Prahran
     
    Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne
    1,146 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Richmond
     
    Novotel Melbourne St Kilda
    2,315 reviews
    #6 of 19 hotels in St Kilda
     
    Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne
    1,475 reviews
    #2 of 19 hotels in St Kilda
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 80 - USD 101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Agoda, Orbitz, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotwire, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Cheap Tickets and HotelQuickly so you can book your Lamplighter Motor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Victoria >
    • Greater Melbourne >
    • Oakleigh
    • Also Known As
    • Lamplighter Motor Inn Oakleigh, Victoria
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Art Series - The Cullen
    1,128 reviews
    10.53 km away
     
    Novotel Melbourne St Kilda
    2,315 reviews
    11.08 km away
     
    Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne
    1,475 reviews
    10.57 km away
     
    Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne
    1,146 reviews
    10.97 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Vanilla Cakes and Lounge
    274 reviews
    .65 km away
    Kalimera Souvlaki Art
    99 reviews
    .59 km away
    5FIVE Bakehouse Kitchen
    49 reviews
    .66 km away
    Mums Kebabs
    7 reviews
    .48 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Chadstone - The Fashion Capital
    384 reviews
    .60 km away
    EscapeXperience
    202 reviews
    .76 km away
    Myer Chadstone
    37 reviews
    1.33 km away
    Inflatable World
    13 reviews
    1.60 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Lamplighter Motor Inn staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Please avoid this place"
    Read review
    "Downstairs rooms are little more expensive than upstairs, but worth it not to limb stairs"
    Read review
    "Don't stay if you are a non smoker."
    Read review
    "Ask for an actual apartment. Since they have none, you'll be just fine."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing