We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

141 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 141: English reviews
Start your review of Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments
 Click to rate
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here on a Sunday night. Paid approx $90 for the night. Was placed in room 43. Room was good, bed was comfy but it has a outside blind connected to the window where it rattled every time a breeze swept across it. Initially the first 10 minutes of being in the Room, I thought I would be able to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MOLLY_CHICK
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a decent well located motel then look no further. Park at your front door, then get on the train or tram easily. Restaurants just up the road. Nothing fancy, but it's all we needed. Just easy!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Timothy M
Seremban, Malaysia
Reviewed January 12, 2017

A small family owned Motor Inn which is very cleaned and quiet . It was located within walking distance to many food outlets . Order for Food can be ordered through the receptionist and delivered right to your doorsteps . Fully guarded at night , the whole property is fully lighted at night . Breakfast is very good and on...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank RichardTee
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Stayed for four nights over the Xmas period and found the motel quite satisfactory. The room was clean and had everything it should have, no complaints! During the day the room was serviced, again no complaints. The next day, Xmas day, the room was not serviced, unmade bed, wet towels, no replaced tea, coffee and milk and the bathroom as...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ted1037
Charlton, Australia
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed on the 19 and 20 November 2016 . Checked in to the room and left straight away as the cleaner was in there . We came back about 6 pm. We went to have a shower and the shower was putrid , hair all over the floor . I went down to the desk and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank vikkey_12
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 2, 2016

we were at this hotel for three nights its what I would call a little tired a comfortable hotel that needs a bit of work the gap under the door and the draught was unreal it took them 2 days to finally fit a draught excluder a lot of noise from the road and nearby train but very handy for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank robin b
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here when visiting the in laws. It was clean and comfortable basic motel style which is all we needed. Very well priced and very friendly receptionist (I think her name was Jennifer). Very Easy access (walking distance) to the city from train station and team stops. Will definitely be staying here again. Thanks guys!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steph_H_106
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Initially I selected this hostel as it was on the way from the airport to the city. The brand has good reputation, and is in perfect location for travellers arriving late at night I had booking for a friday and it happen that I arrived one day earlier, around 11pm. Hoping to arrange an extra night in the hotel I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank marco v
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Met business friends for dinner. Would have to be the worst meal that I have ever had at a motel restaurant. Would not recommend. Had the Currie special 3 pieces of meat,that were cold. Sauce ok,got a replacement meal, not much better. Other meals not much better. Very ordinary.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Peter L
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Stayed for 2 nights in a family room which was quite comfortable. Room quite nice and clean about 3 star. Good location with tram to city outside door. Minutes to airport and short walk to station. Would recommend

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jeanie-1146
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

31 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (26)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Essendon
Ciloms Airport Lodge
#6 of 7 in Tullamarine
527 reviews
Mantra Tullamarine Hotel
#3 of 7 in Tullamarine
1,678 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Parkville
Art Series - The Larwill Studio
Quest Melbourne Airport
#1 of 7 in Tullamarine
459 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments

Address: 980 Mt Alexander Rd, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040, Australia (Formerly BEST WESTERN Alexander Motor Inn)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moonee Valley > Essendon
Price Range: $72 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 45
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Western Melbourne
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments staff and other travelers.
2 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago
sydney

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“All rooms are equally good .”
 of 5 bubbles RichardTee, Jan 12, 2017 | Read review
“Book ground floor otherwise the uncovered steps will be a chore.”
 of 5 bubbles Ted1037, Dec 27, 2016 | Read review
“Try get a room behind the main building or at the side back to keep road noise at a minimum.”
 of 5 bubbles pamj118, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on two levels ask if you need ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles JJ689, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
“Tell them of any special needs. The rooms at the back were more secluded.”
 of 5 bubbles 984krism, Jun 5, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question