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Welcome Stranger Motel

56 MacKenzie Street Wes and Specimen Hill Road, Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Ranked #24 of 31 Hotels in Bendigo
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

A big thank you to Karen & Charlie who were able to accomodate us at the last minute. The room was very comfortable and pretty too! Our Queen bed gave us a spectacular rest...especially with an extra hour before check out granted to us! We also received lots of info and a map to help us get around. Would definitely... More

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stayed in one of the rooms that had not been renovated. This did not matter as the room was extremely clean and had a lovely fresh smell to it. There were no drinks or bar snacks which i found disappointing. And when i went to put my breakfast order 5 minutes after the cutoff time of 7 pm it... More

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Ulladulla NSW
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

We found the Welcome Stranger Motel clean and good value for the Bendigo area. It is situated a few kms out of the centre. We paid $99 for the room which did not included breakfast. They are updating the rooms- painting and renovating the bathrooms. They seem to be doing a very good job. I travel for work and my... More

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Main Beach, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013 via mobile

A busy weekend in Bendigo and pleased we had booked our rooms some time ago. We had 6 rooms booked for a family wedding. Some rooms were refurbished and some weren't. Very hospitable hosts and couldn't do enough for you. Very quiet clean and comfortable. My only gripe is that we had 1 room in original condition and 1 refurbished... More

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Lower Portland, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

We were happy to stay as it was in quiet area couple blocks back from main ... room were average but pleasant to stay. We just wanted a relaxing night. Which we got. The shower area was very compact. Charlie & Karen were very polite, and helpful. We probably will stay again... Thank you

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Burleigh Heads, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

Charlie and Karen (the proprietors) are extremely friendly and accomodating. Some rooms are being renovated and will be finished by January 2013. The motel is a couple of blocks back from the highway and is VERY quiet. Beds were comfortable and a good nights sleep was had by all! This was the second time I have staye dhere and I... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Just what we wanted - peaceful sleep, better than an average motel room and with the usual TV, heating and fridge. We got more than we expected really. The high beamed ceilings and bay window was a lovely surprise. But, more than that, we had tyre trouble and the manager could not have been any more helpful. Great quiet spot.... More

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Williamstown, Australia
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23 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Stayed one night on accuse tour to Shepparton. Very comfortable stay, with the usual motel facilities. Clean and tidy. Quiet. Fifteen minute walk to shops and pubs for food. This motel is a fair way from central Bendigo and would require a car to travel there and back.

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Melbourne
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

A nice quiet motel and very clean.The heating was good and we found it value for money.Not to busy and no car noise.Good TV ,kettle etc.Extra pillows were appreciated.Would stay here again.Continental breakfast was included.Good size room.

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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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173 reviews 173 reviews
44 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

When I am travelling cleanlines and peace and quiet are high on my agenda and the Welcome Stranger more than fit the bill. It is quite typical of most regional motels - in its faded elegance - but is nice and clean and comfortable. There was also a continental breakfast included.

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Address: 56 MacKenzie Street Wes and Specimen Hill Road, Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Bendigo
Amenities:
Free Parking Swimming Pool
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Ranked #24 of 31 Hotels in Bendigo
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