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Flinders Cove Motor Inn

32 Cook Street, Flinders, Victoria 3929, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Great hotel in heart of Flinders, friendly and spacious. Dated 70s decor though well maintained, coutyard for downstairs rooms a bonus. We used the family room this time which was great but a second TV upstairs would have been better. Grounds are gorgeous and everything is walkable. Kids loved pool and spa.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

A perfect little city escape to the beach/country. Flinders cove motel the service was impeccable on check in. It is close to the lookout and pier and across the road from the local hotel and shopping. The rooms are large and spacious and well kept.

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Singapore, Singapore
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84 reviews 84 reviews
29 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I really regretted staying in Flinders and booking this hotel the moment I arrived at the hotel site. The exterior looks rundown, especially with the posh looking Flinders Hotel opposite. The room was old and dusty looking with broken furnitures. Even though there were plates, cups and cutleries in the cupboard, it didn't feel clean enough to be used. The... More

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31 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Booked this place very last minute for a weekend over the phone, having stayed here quite a few years ago. The manager was most helpful over the phone, and when we arrived was just as accommodating and even discounted our rate further as we paid cash. The motel itself is very basic. The last time we stayed here it was... More

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Had a recent stay at the Flinders Cove Motor Inn, not the first time. I was in a group who were based in Flinders to enjoy some Mornington Peninsula golf courses. Our host Terry went out of his way to make sure our group was looked after and couldn't do enough for us. His efforts were certainly above and beyond!... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Yes, the bare brick walls and other examples of 1980s decoration in this motel were discouraging, particularly given a room rate that was hardly cheap. But there were plenty of positives about the Flinders Cove as well. A huge positive is that the beds were excellent: wonderfully comfortable mattresses and quality bed linen. As well as this, the parking was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013 via mobile

Stayed in Flinders for a wedding recently. The Flinders Cove Motor Inn was booked weeks before for $130 per night for 2 nights. When we arrived we were charged $160 per night. When mentioned the quoted price I was told this wasnt true. The host was not apologetic and made me feel like I was trying to manipulate her into... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

My boyfriend and I recently stayed at Flinders Cove Motel and were absolutely delighted by the service we received. Having booked over the phone, Terry (the owner) was very helpful and took my booking without a deposit or my credit card details - he simply trusted that I would show up and pay on arrival. The town of Flinders is... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

We booked based on a recommendation from the Information Bureau but upon arrival (after speaking also with owners prior) were charged $60 more than quoted. Owner was rude over phone and in person and refused to accept any ownership over incorrect quote. Horrible service so we will not be back again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013 via mobile

We had limited choice of where to stay for a wedding in Flinders. This was the cheapest option but was still very pricey for a 1 night stay . It's a very dated old motel so I would expect to pay a lot less. The bathroom was a bit grubby and like a caravan park bathroom with a weird low... More

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flinderscove, Manager at Flinders Cove Motor Inn, responded to this review

I cannot understand this persons review the customer has gone to a booking agent and asked for a price to stay,our rates charged are sent to all agents and the customer seemed confused As far being accused of overcharging we completly not at fault. The other remarks are their opion of our property we are proud of our business, when... More

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Additional Information about Flinders Cove Motor Inn

Address: 32 Cook Street, Flinders, Victoria 3929, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Mornington Peninsula > Flinders
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Flinders Cove Motor Hotel Flinders
Flinders Cove Motor Inn Mornington Peninsula

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