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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stay here quite regularly for work and the rooms are always spotless and the staff always friendly. The Grovedale pub is right next door for dinner. And there is a variety of restaurants and takeaways in the area too.

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Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival we were greeted by our very friendly receptionist and was made feel very valued. The rooms were clean and comfortable. And when leaving the gentlemen was also very friendly! We will be back and the motel is very handy next to the Grovedale Hotel

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed April 20, 2016

We liked this motel for a number of reasons. The owners were very nice and helpful. We had asked for a room away from the road which we got.The rooms are large and quiet. The bed was comfortable and the towels were nice and thick. there was a sink, toaster and microwave. one of the best things I like about...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Management was very informative in telling us what was around the area. Went with 4 other friends; we stayed in the larger rooms that could accommodate 5 people for a night and found no fault in the place at all. Free wi-fi made the place even better! All amenities were well provided with even a microwave oven and bread toaster...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

We spent only one night there but I managed to reserve for the wrong night! Not only did the manager gave us a room that was still available, he gave us the same rate as the night I wrongly booked. What an angel! The room was a bit dated but very clean (which is the most important, really!) and we...

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Drouin, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I and our four children just enjoyed two nights at this motel. The owners and staff were very pleasant, friendly and helpful. Not many motels accommodate 4 children so it was lovely that they offered a trundle for our fourth. They were very welcoming on arrival and advised us of places to visit and events that were...

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Singapore
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Now I have travelled extensively, and though I dont write a lot of reviews, I have to mark this down. This by far, is the best place I have ever stayed in, in all my travels. And I came about this place out of desperation because I needed accomodation at the very last minute. The owners were extremely friendly and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed February 13, 2015

Owners were very friendly, helpful and accommodating of late check in. Fenced so your car is safe. Big room and bathroom. Comfortably furnished with nice extras like a welcome info tray, biscuits for your coffee and mints. Well priced.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed October 18, 2014

Unfortunately we could only stay one night at this Motel. We found the owner very pleasant & helpful. He went out of his way to make us feel welcome. We stayed in a cabin style unit. Which was rather new, very tastefully decorated and a pleasure to stay at. We would recommend this accommodation to anyone.

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GoldenPalmsMotel, Manager at Golden Palms Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are proud of our motel and keep trying to improve it all the time ,to read comments like your keeps encouraging us to continue doing so.

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed October 12, 2013

My husband and I recently spent a night here while travelling around Victoria. The owners are very friendly and rooms are huge, so is the bathroom. Nice décor and spotlessly clean. It is situated right on the main road and therefore gets a bit of traffic noise. We asked for a room to the side which was luckily available, as...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Golden Palms Motel

Address: 234 Torquay Rd, Grovedale, Geelong, Victoria 3216, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Geelong > Grovedale
Price Range: $87 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Golden Palms Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Ask for a room at the back away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles CarmenD102, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“No choice of room provided; but what was given was plenty good enough.”
 of 5 bubbles amandaETW, Mar 31, 2016 | Read review
“Any rooms are fine.”
 of 5 bubbles SireKSingapore, Aug 30, 2015 | Read review
“As we were travelling with our adult son, we opted for a 2 bedroom unit, which was quite sizeable and comfortable for us all.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbieB2010, Nov 22, 2012 | Read review
“Husband and I, Son & Daughter in Law with 18 month old and older Daughter stayed in a family room, two room + bathroom and a small eating area, new flat screen tv in main room. 3 singles in second room with small olderstyle tv on the wall. Stayed here as we had a family wedding reception next door at the Grovedale Hotel so able to "stagger" back to our accommodation in saftey..had a great night and the beds were very comfy..Thanks for Lynne for accommodating a request to check in a little early which made for a stress free trip.”
 of 5 bubbles Toddys91, Mar 31, 2012 | Read review
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