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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Excelsior on quite a few occasions and will be continuing to do so. It is budget price accommodation, its simple and does the job and the rooms are as good as the cheap cost to stay there. I have always found the staff to be very helpful and friendly and the check in at the... More 

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Milang, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Definitely not worth $ 95.00 per night, smashed and broken air conditioner, thankfully not required ! Bathroom repairs to a very poor state, my children could have done a better job with silicon gun in the shower ! ! Complimentary breakfast in a box received at check in ! !

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Roma, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

This is a very cheap motel located behind the Excelsior pub, bistro and gaming facility. I would not recommend this place to anyone. It is cheap and has had a very poor attempt at a renovation done on it. Our room didn't have teaspoons or a bathmat. The air-condition didn't work properly and the slats above the window had been... More 

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Sydney
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Having read the previous reviews I must agree with them all with the exception of the reports suggesting that the place is desirable. The accommodation is old and the rooms [identical floor plan] require a major renovation. $105.00 per night could never be justified; even in Melbourne. The fact that the room has no ventilation at all is the major... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

noisy air con, beds are in bad condition, shower was in a bad condition, flickering lights, bathroom sink in room 4 is so bad it almost fell off the wall and the customer service was bad. I won't ever be staying here. HELL HOLE

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1 Thank Mark M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

A very cheap motel if your not looking to have a good sleep this is the place to stay very disappointed at the staff so rude and not very helpful the room was dirty and the pillows were so flat the amount of cars and goons that drive at the back and the music they left on all night (not... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Average hotel room connected to a large pub. The rooms have been renovated but not the bathrooms. Checkin was in the gaming room, which was a little weird. The air conditioner was very noisy and didn't heat the whole room. I couldn't take a beer to my room because of licensing rules (could have stayed in the gaming room). Still,... More 

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Red Cliffs, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This place is definitely a tavern in the worst sense of the word. We spent 2 sleepless nights in a ground floor room. We didn't get any sleep for the 2 nights as the room seems to be located in the middle of a 2 lane highway - everything from heavy articulated vehicles to hoons using the carpark at the... More 

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Reservoir, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We've never stayed at the accomodation part of the Hotel but having dined there tonight, to have a dinner there with our son who's going back to Sydney tomorrow, I have to say that the food is less than mediocre....I ordered the pork roast with veg & my wife had steak with veg & mushroom sauce....My pork, for Pork, was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

The room we stayed in was overall run down and dirty. The air - conditioner/heater seems to have been broken for a while but we were told I guess management dint know it was broken because no one ever complained. I would think the cleaners or maintenance would check. The bathroom sink was dirty and just seems to have been... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Excelsior Hotel Motel is dedicated to providing affordable, comfortable and clean motel rooms. Guests can enjoy dining in the restaurant or public bar during lunch and dinner, with a wide variety of delicious meals to choose from. Our staff are friendly and committed to providing a professional standard of service in order to ensure your stay is an enjoyable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Excelsior Hotel

Address: 82 Mahoneys Road, Thomastown, Victoria 3074, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Thomastown
Price Range: $69 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Excelsior Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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