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Castlemaine Colonial Motel

Certificate of Excellence
252 Barker Street, Castlemaine, Victoria 3450, Australia
Castlemaine Colonial Motel
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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
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff made sure we felt welcome, neat outside area and well presented and very reasonable rates will definitely recommend this to friends. Good location close to restaurants and city center.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed three nights with two young children in the Luxury Apartment and could not have been happier. The hospitality was outstanding - the young girl at reception could not have been more helpful or welcoming. Beds, food, spa, heating, wifi - all perfect for a cosy winter stay. Thank you!

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Stayed in the motel rooms. They look like they are not long since refurbished and are very clean and fresh with tasteful furnishings and fittings. Bed was reasonably "ok" and there were lots of nice pillows. The bathroom was spacious and modern. My room had two beds in it but my colleagues room had a comfy sofa in it instead... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Cheerful booking via phone and warm greeting on arrival. Excellent modernised room with tasteful linens and comfortable chairs. Free and fast wi-fi. Ordered dinner on the night of my stay and was surprised by excellent range of dishes, very tasty food served hot to the room and on time. Price was very reasonable for the quality ingredients and portion size.... More 

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Port Fairy, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Beautiful updated rooms that are furnished very tastefully , The rooms are Comfortable and spotless. The bathroom had a walk in shower and the owner supplied fresh milk which is a bonus as I do detest the long life milk in my cup of tea.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

On a recent trip to Castlemaine I stayed at the Colonial for two nights... The room was lovely, bed comfortable and bathroom clean with a great shower... Very good service & a good brekky although the plunger coffee on offer with breakfast wasn't very good...

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Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stay here every year in the converted church. King size comfy bed, arm chairs, small dining table, flat screen TV. Heater/air con, rooms clean and tidy. Tea/coffee facilities with toaster, crockery, electric frypan and microwave containers. Spa bath and shower with soap etc. Breakfast available and in room dining. A short walk to shops. Always greeted with a smile.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We stayed 3 nights in one of the motels luxury rooms. The motel was fully booked but the staff there were most obliging. From the moment of checkin, to showing us to our room, how everything worked,including the Nespresso machine (rarely found in motels in Australia) and the spa bath. The bed was comfortable and we heard no noise from... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We stayed here two nights in one of the luxury rooms for our wedding anniversary. We were able to check in after the normal hours without any hassle and the staff provided wonderful service by making sure a flower arrangement by Castlemaine Florists were in the room for arrival and a great surprise for my wife. The owners graciously provided... More 

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Willoughby, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We stayed in the Wesleyan Day School Building, a truly unique experience. Everything was absolutely wonderful .We couldn't have asked for better furnishings and ambience. The room was very quite as it faces a side road. The receptionist showed us to our room and explained everything which is very rare in travel these days. She also provided us with a... More 

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