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Magdala Motor Lodge

3149 Western Highway, Stawell, Victoria 3380, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Stawell
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We made a last min booking at this Lodge. We are thoroughly amazed at how beautiful this place is with a relatively cheap price compared to other lodges in this area. There is a lake in the centre of the property, you can even row a boat for free in the lake as you like. Room is so clean and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

We recently stayed at this motel and were surprised and very pleased with our accommodation. The room was clean, big, not expensive. We dined in the restaurant and found the staff friendly and efficient. This was the last night of our holiday and we couldn.t have asked for a better place to stay on our last night. We had a... More

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Geelong
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I stayed overnight at the Magdala and I was thoroughly impressed. The room was clean and spacious. There is a delightful space at the rear of the unit to sit by the small lake and watch the sunset or feed the waterbirds whilst enjoying a drink. The food at the restaurant was excellent and the staff most attentive - especially... More

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Sydney, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
47 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

The Information Centre in Stawell had provided us with a list of motels, highlighting those with the in-house dining we had requested. The first motel we checked out was creepy in the extreme: the only available rooms were at the top of a ricketty staircase; the one we were shown had an ill fitting external door that needed forceful, noisy... More

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tessacate88
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28 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights in the middle of a heat wave. I booked direct with the hotel and the staff, both at check in and check out, were very friendly and efficient. It was on the main highway as were most of the Stawell hotels but we didn't notice any noise in the room. Our room overlooked a... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I recently stayed at the Magdala while travelling through Australia on business. During a trip filled with stays at high end Hiltons and Mantras the two nights we spent at the Magdala were rather average, but this wasn't unexpected outside of Australia's major cities. There were two of us travelling and our first room was a two bedroom suite. The... More

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Mornington, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

It's the little niceties which make the difference: plenty of good quality towels, electric blanket, room with views of waterway and bushland, away from the highway. After a long drive from Adelaide to Melbourne, I appreciated the comfort of this motel and the warm welcome from the hosts.

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Melbourne, Australia
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37 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Chose this establishment over all the others in Stawell based on Trip Advisor ratings and sure enough, they were on the money. It seems every other hotel in town is right on the highway, but this one is on the outskirts of town and set well back off the road in extensive grounds. You can hear the large trucks rumbling... More

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Horsham, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

my partner and i had a night away from the kids here, we had the best time, we stayed in the spa room, the staff were lovely, room was spacious and very clean, comfortable beds, we had a lovely meal in the dining room and spent a couple of hours in the indoor heated pool having a few drinks .... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

I was so impressed by Magdala, never have I stayed at such a place where the staff are so friendly and are constantly going out of there way for you. Ken and Marg (the hosts) were just terrific, Genuine down to earth people. The rooms are of the hi-way, so they are nice and peaceful. The rooms were spacious and... More

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Also Known As:
Magdala Motor Lodge Stawell, Victoria
Address: 3149 Western Highway, Stawell, Victoria 3380, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Stawell
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Stawell
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