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4.6 out of 5

"Convenient location, walking distance to Glenelg water front shops , bus stop right out side the property for easy access if needed . " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 24 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At Taft Motor Inn you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Glenelg Beach and Glenelg Jetty. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool and in-room free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards, featured in all 26 rooms. Microwaves and free toiletries are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas. Plus you'll find laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Glenelg motel, you'll be 3 km (1.8 mi) from West Beach and 4.2 km (2.6 mi) from Brighton Beach.

Standard Triple Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Studio, Multiple Beds (Motel Unit)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Triple Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Taft Motor Inn ratings based on 181 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Taft Motor Inn

Everyone (86) Couples (51) Family (44)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Jun. 2021

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4 out of 5
Convenient location, walking distance to Glenelg water front shops , bus stop right out side the property for easy access if needed .

Posted by on 24 May 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5
All good thank you, no one got back to us about late checkout time

Posted by on 8 Aug. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Aug. 2020 by Cathy

We are sorry however only received request for late checkout today (after your stay). Please accept our apologies. Kind regards John, Cathy & Team

4 out of 5
Close to shopping and restaurants Very clean and nice and quiet at night

Posted by on 19 Jul. 2020

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11 Aug. 2020 by Cathy

Thank you for your feedback. Look forward to your next stay. Kind regards John, Cathy & Team

4 out of 5
Close to the main Cafe strip. Only a short walk to the beach, on a fairly quiet side street. Friendly and helpful staff in reception. Would be happy to stay again.

Posted by on 23 Feb. 2020

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5 out of 5
Friendly staff, very clean and comfy rooms, great location! Breakfast to your door. Good value

Posted by on 18 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Jan. 2020 by Cathy

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards John, Cathy & Team

5 out of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at the Taft. Would highly recommend. Convenient location, friendly helpful staff & good facilities.

Posted by on 8 Jan. 2020

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25 Jan. 2020 by Cathy

Thanks so much for your review. We look forward to your next stay. Kind regards John, Cathy & Team

4 out of 5
Good location and very clean facilities, great customer service orientated and friendly staff - would recommend.

Posted by on 15 Dec. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Jan. 2020 by Cathy

Thank you for your review. It was lovely to have you stay with us. Kind regards John, Cathy & Team

5 out of 5
A pleasant surprise. Clean well equipped for both a short and long stay

Posted by on 12 Dec. 2019

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25 Jan. 2020 by Cathy

We appreciate your review. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind regards John, Cathy & Team

Property Features

Taft Motor Inn offers its guests an outdoor pool and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Adelaide motel is smoke free.

  • 26 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) (9.1 km / 5.6 mi)
  • Train station: Adelaide Hove Station (4.1 km / 2.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Taft Motor Inn offers 26 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. This Adelaide motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

This property does not have a front desk. Guests arriving after 7 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email before arrival with check-in information and key retrieval information. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Private entrance

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Free WiFi in public areas has a 3-device limit.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.