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City Centre Motel

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   26 Forest St., Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Ranked #25 of 31 Hotels in Bendigo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for work. The room I stayed in was on the second floor, you need to bring your luggage up the stairs, luckily I didn't have much. The room was clean and bed comfy. The motel is just off the main street and close to the 'Mall' and Sacred Heart Cathedral - a beautiful church. It was cold,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

This motel is in an ideal location, close walking distance to View St and central Bendigo. Our room was relatively large, if a little spartan with no electric blankets (which can be compensated in cold weather by leaving the reverse-cycle aircon on all night). It's a good idea to leave the bathroom door open to heat that in the morning.... More

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Portland, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Weather was freezing and for the money we paid I would have expected electric blankets on beds. Had to leave heater on at night as so cold & no heating in other bedroom. Heater very noisy & above main bed so very annoying & hot for person in that bed. No milk left for next day so had to go... More

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Balranald, New South Wales, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Best location in Bendigo as we are able to walk to the main shopping precinct without the need to find hard to get long time car spaces. Very handy to a variety of eateries, footy ground and arts precinct. Booking was easy, problem with TV fixed immediately, other quirks as a consequence of ongoing refurbishment were explained (such as the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

The owners who run this motel, which you deal with, were so rude to all of us who stayed. If your doing something they don't like, they will just YELL at you immediately like we were children ! instead of just asking politely. Disgusting service. Towels were not replaced. Everything was severely unprofessional.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

Owners were very unwelcoming & patronising towards us, with very little regard to professional service. Simply minding our own business & attempting to enjoy our stay with a COUPLE of us chatting outside at 11pm on a Saturday night. Owner yelled at us like little kids (we are all mid twenties). Disgusting & extremely inappropriate. They have no professional people... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

Just a couple of blocks away from the Hargreaves Mall this motel is central to everything. We left our car and walked everywhere which was great. Room was immaculately clean and was the bathroom was large with fabulous water pressure. We even had real milk and not that awful long life stuff! Great service from the Manager. Will definitely stay... More

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travelbug11Australia, Manager at City Centre Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Motel. Your comments are greatly appreciated More

Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Stayed in Room #31 for one night only in late December 2013. Bendigo City Centre Motel appears to have both, renovated and renovated rooms, which would explain the very mixed reviews and my surprise at the room’s tired 70s décor. Most pictures on Tripadvisor and on other booking sites suggested something more modern. The room was; however, clean and functional.... More

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travelbug11Australia, Manager at City Centre Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We do have quite a range of rooms at the present time as we are in the process of a very lengthy and expensive refurbishment program. The Budget rooms are the old 70's style. If you are after the best room types we recommend any in the DELUXE range. All of these have been completely... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

In small print after booking it was mentioned that the 1 bed apartment was 3 blocks away from the motel.( away from centre of town) The apartment was refurbished inside but not outside, nowhere to sit at all outside, looking at concrete and an ugly building. Thought it was expensive at $170 a night

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

My four children and I had an extremely comfortable and enjoyable stay in this Motel. The bedrooms were spacious, had everything a large family needs, and the Motel is ideally situated in the centre of Bendigo.

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Address: 26 Forest St., Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Bendigo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — City Centre Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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