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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here in August which was quite cold in Eltham. The heating was excellent and the electric blanket much appreciated ( put on early as the take a while to warm up). The staff was very welcoming and available when needed. Our room was at the back and was very quiet even though the motel is on a busy... More 

Thank 553brenz
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm here to farewell a very special person, and I found the staff here to be so friendly, nothing was too much trouble. The room was clean and tidy. Breakfast was delicious. Couldn't be more impressed.

Thank lkahl2016
Horsham, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We stayed here Saturday 26th June. Very clean room. Small kitchen with micro-wave and toaster plus 2 plates and cutlery was great. Comfortable bed,electric blanket great,however the air conditioner was not heating the room, we thought it would heat up overnight,but it did not about 8 am I rang the office and asked if we could have a heater, as... More 

Thank Gloria H
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed staying at the Eltham Motor Inn. I found the location to be excellent as we were attending a wedding at the venue across the street. Price was most reasonable and the rooms were clean and well presented. Definitely would stay there again if in Eltham

Thank Brett D
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54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

I was entirely satisfied with this place - greatly little country-style motel on the edge of the city, friendly staff, nice big room, good bed (slept better than the prior few nights in a swanky Sydney hotel), and that simple down-to-earth charm that only Aussie motels can muster. Not long ago this area was still farmland, and somehow it still... More 

Thank RoamingNick
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We stayed for several nights and the room was qute spacious and adequate for our needs. The property is well maintained but is ripe for renovation to bring it to current standards. Bathroom screens around the shower in the room we were in were not easy to pull closed as tracks were compromised. . Price reflects the condition of the... More 

Thank deejay17
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Situated in main rd Eltham. Lovely spot. Room was simple & met our needs. $99 for the night which is the norm. Has swimming pool & bbq area which we didn't use. Equiped etc with the kettle, microwave etc. better to stay the night & after a wedding didn't want to drive the 2 hours home. I'd rather stay at... More 

Thank Debbie P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Have just spent 10 days in Melbourne and stayed at the Eltham Motor Inn which was a great stay and not to mention great value. The rooms were clean and nice and quiet. We went with our teenage son and had an adjoining room which was ideal as we all had plenty of space. If you want to stay in... More 

Thank Steve F
Greater Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Our first stay in this motel was pleasant although we had noisy neighbors, which has nothing to do with the owners, just inconsiderate people. We stayed again this weekend and have to say it was disappointing. There was no greeting, just spoke through the intercom which we thought was a little rude considering it wasn't late. We chose a family... More 

Thank Debbie S
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23 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

We used this as a base whilst visiting family over the Christmas period for 6 nights. Overall we would score it highly for value for money. The rooms were a good size with a kitchenette, there is a pool which is big enough to keep the kids happy, the owners were friendly and accommodating, the rooms were clean and the... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Eltham, at the gateway to the Yarra Valley, Eltham Motor Inn provides affordable and comfortable accommodation for the corporate traveller, family weekend away or a peaceful place to stay after visiting one of the area's premier function venues. Away from the congestion of the city, yet within easy reach of all its major attractions and activities, Eltham Motor Inn provides a private, warm and hospitable approach to your next getaway. Eltham Motor Inn is also nestled amongst Melbourne's top wedding reception venues - Ballara Receptions is located across the road and Inglewood Estate, Monsalvat, Ashton Manor and Potters Receptions are only minutes' drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Eltham Motor Inn

Address: 1450 Main Rd, Eltham, Victoria 3095, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Eltham
Price Range: $79 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Eltham Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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