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Portside Motel

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62 Great Ocean Road (Lord St), Port Campbell, Victoria 3269, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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St Austell, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked the Portside Motel on-line via Booking.com and therefore as with any on-line booking could only base my choice on reviews by other people. I was met by John who was very welcoming and gave good advice on what to see and where to eat. On entering my room I was amazed at the standard of cleanliness, clean is... More 

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23 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was kind of a quaint place. The room was clean and fairly large and had block walls. The kitchenette had a fridge, microwave, coffee pot, and toaster. There was an actual tub in the bathroom. The town was very quiet, so there wasn't any noise.

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Wantirna South
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived at the motel, the staff who greeted us were really friendly. The room was exactly as described. Beds were comfortable, and the room temperature was nice and warm when we arrived. They provided clean towels, bathmats, hand towels, and soap for showering. Cosy and a short walking distance to the centre of Port Campbell. Will definitely recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place to stay - the accommodation was immaculate and very comfortable. Very spacious apartment which was brilliant as we were travelling with children. Excellent recommendations for eating out. Hosts were really nice and welcoming - would highly recommend this.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night during our GOR trip. Was only looking for a clean and quiet motel to catch good sleep. This motel didn't disappoint at all. It comes with Microwave, kettle, fridge, TV etc. 2 minute walk from the Port campbell town where there are some restaurants and super market. The facilities in the motel are average so... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Portside Motel has a good location, only 10-15 minutes drive to 12 apostoles and even shorter drive to Loch Ard Gorge. Port Campbell is a really small town and on Sunday night we had some difficulties to find a good place to eat and there is only a small convenience store in Port Campbell, but otherwise Port Campbell was a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent motel, clean room with everything you need in the heart of delightful Port Campbell. Great hosts who are friendly and accommodating and provided tips on things to see in the area. Would definately stay here again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We received a warm welcome and some good advice about where and when to see the little penguins. Our two bedroomed unit was clean, comfortable, spacious and well furnished. One or two unidentified creepy crawlies had to be dealt with. Josie made a reservation for us and we ate at the 12 Rocks, which we didn't particularly like, but there... More 

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portsidemotel, Owner at Portside Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review. We're sorry to hear that 12 Rocks Cafe didn't meet your expectations. We'd love to hear why as we often recommend this eating place to many of our guests as we enjoy eating there ourselves. We hope that the "creepy crawlies" that you had to deal with weren't too much of a problem. These... More 

Hong Kong Region, China
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night at Portside Motel - which we had selected based on tripadvisor reviews. The lady at the front desk was friendly and very helpful giving us lots of advice on where to eat and also what sights are worth visiting. She had also turned on the heating for us before we got there. There is also free... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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177 reviews 177 reviews
31 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely welcome from a lovely young lady. Room very spacious and clean had everything we needed. Few minutes walk to the town which has plenty restaurants and drinking holes. Will be back lived it thanks

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