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Bell Motor Inn

3.5 of 5 2 Patterson Street, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia (Formerly Golden Chain Bell Motor Inn)
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I have now stayed here on 4 different occasions between 2006 and 2014. Once as a group of four, twice as a pair and this time solo. Each time the staff is friendly and welcoming. The rooms have all you need for a short stay and is a stroll to a tram that takes you through Northcote's dining experiences, Collingwoods... More

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Yinnar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I have recently stayed at the Bell Motor Inn twice in 2 weeks and in two different rooms. Both rooms were cleaned to a high standard and had all that required to make my stay comfortable. The King Room has the most comfortable bed I have ever slept on. The staff are friendly, the surrounds are pleasant and the rooms... More

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Corowa, NSW
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Check in was quick and friendly, our room had been pre-heated, which was a nice touch (cold winter weather). Access to rooms from outside is via a locked corridor and then the room; nice extra level of security. This is a slightly older motel, but the rooms are extremely well maintained. High showers are a bonus (I am 6'4" and... More

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Milpitas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights on our first visit to Melbourne. It is conveniently located at the corner of Bell Street and Patterson. Our room on the ground floor is very clean and quiet with comfortable beds. Offset parking lot is spacious for medium size car. The owners/managers Rob and Kathy are very friendly showing us the... More

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Melbourne
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Omg would never stay here again. This is definently country style... Right from the smell of the rooms, linen, the outside of the building. So many rules posted throughout the place, small rooms, no atmosphere at all. We nearly decided to check out and wear the money we had already paid and then fork out even more to get another... More

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff, good off street parking and free continental breakfast included in price. Frozen meals available if needed. Clean and airy room with all needed facilities including microwave and electric blanket.

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Canberra, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Went to this hotel, on my first trip to Melbourne. It was in a very convenient location, and it was very cheap. My little brother went enjoyed the swimming pool, and the continental breakfast was good.

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Dromana, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Do you wanna be looked after country style? Well stay here. Hosts could not do more for you. I stayed this last week for work and my room was kept spotless over the four nights that I stayed. I felt I was staying with family, whilst in Melbourne. I highly reccomend, and believe , for the price you will to.

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Mount Gambier, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Recently had reason to stay for 3 nights and was more than happy with firstly the room, was over and above what we expected for the room rate and it was exceptionally clean, breakfast included and very warm homely feel. Is within walking distance to a very good hotel, who serves great value for money meals. Parking on site is... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Bell Motor Inn is quite good - clean & comfortable. Spoilt by petty economy. There are "don't do this or we'll charge extra" notices everywhere. One notice invites you to write a "positive" review for TripAdvisor. Its a two storey building with no lift - costs more to be on the ground floor. Breakfast is included but don't butter your... More

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Address: 2 Patterson Street, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia (Formerly Golden Chain Bell Motor Inn)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Darebin > Preston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bell Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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