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Comfort Inn Bay City

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   231-235 Malop Street, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014
delishldish Glenrowan, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This motel really could do with a update decor and facilities are very dated. Price was a bit high considering you then have to pay for wifi. Shower head wouldn't stay up mould on ceiling of bathroom. It is close to the city centre.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed here for a night while in Geelong on buisness, found it to be very dated but clean. Noisy all night and very tight car spaces. Electric blankets have been test and tagged but have broken cords so are not usable and are very dangerous if plugged in. Great location however be aware that if booking online the owner claims... More 

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Glenrowan, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

We booked this hotel at last minute. As we were heading to the footy. Easy , quick check in. Off street parking free. Two story hotel , so maybe if any mobility difficulties mention at time of booking, as my partner had just had a knee reconstruction so it was a little difficult with stairs. Rooms are basic. But comfortable.... More 

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Pam W, Owner at Comfort Inn Bay City, responded to this review

Hi Delishish, if you had let us know at the time that you booked with us that your partner had a knee reconstruction, we would have put you in a down stairs room,as for the hike to skilled stadium we would have been more than happy to call you a cab. when geelong have home games our prices do go... More 

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

I knew exactly what to expect from this Motel (as in being a touch dated) but it was clean,quiet,comfortable,access to outside balcony and a decent size TV and great Pay Tv channels. Close to everything in the CBD. I was comfortable and had a fabo night's sleep. Thank you

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

After reading other reviews we were a little anxious about our stay. Easy to find & so close to Westfield shopping centre. Check-in was fast & friendly. Room was clean & comfortable, yes it is dark but ok once you get used to it. Bathroom was fine, bed comfortable & pillow choice was perfect. Walking distance to Eastern beach, perfect... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I stayed here knowing it was a budget hotel but this took it to a whole new limit. We stayed on a long weekend so we paid $220 a night! It was a small, dirty very old room. The bathroom was so dirty we chose not to shower as a cleaner option. As for the staff they were extremely rude.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

The room was pretty small, all of the fittings and décor were very old and outdated. everything was brown. there was a fair bit of dust. there were two bedside lamps, but no light-bulbs in either one. way overpriced.

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Nowra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We knew it was a budget motel, but threadbare towels with holes in them? And the spider under the pillow wasn't good either. After my husband had a shower, he walked barefoot on the carpet and his feet got dirty! YUKK! The saving grace was that it was walking distance to town, restaurants, the waterfront, and free parking. The staff... More 

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Hamilton, VIC, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

I stayed here with my partner for two nights because his father in law went into cardiac arrest and was flown to the Geelong hospital to be stabalised. The location was good, close to the hospital which was handy. We stayed in Room 3 and there was no exhaust fan for the bathroom causing mould and there was no drain... More 

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Pam W, Owner at Comfort Inn Bay City, responded to this review

the curtain had a half a metre rip in it when the guest left, we did not accuse as intentional, the curtain had to be replaced, as for the room being dirty, the guest stayed one night booked through wotif and stayed the next night directly with us so if the room had have been as stated, i would not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We found the service fantastic and very friendly. After running late - beyond our control - we finally made it and were greeted by an understanding owner. We were also lucky enough to be upgraded to a deluxe suite. The room was very clean and comfortable. Will definitely stay at this motel again!!

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Pam W, Owner at Comfort Inn Bay City, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, hope to see you next time you are in town. More 

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Address: 231-235 Malop Street, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Geelong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Comfort Inn Bay City 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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