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3.7 out of 5

"Loved the fact that it was pet friendly. I was allowed to take my two dogs into room. I will use this motel again when I need to travel down to Geel ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 11 Jul 2021

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Hotel Description

At Corio Bay Motel you'll be within a 20-minute walk of Waterworld and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Corio Native Grasslands Reserve. Highlights at this motel include in-room kitchenettes, free WiFi, and LCD TVs.

Coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are featured in all 25 rooms. In-room dining is easy with kitchenettes that come equipped with refrigerators and microwaves. Desks and free toiletries are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities and luggage storage. Free continental breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 3-star Corio motel include Rippleside Park and Avalon Coastal Reserve.

Double Room - Upper Level

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$82* Per night/room 28 Oct. - 29 Oct.

Queen Room - Ground Level

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Queen Room - Pet Friendly

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Queen Room - Upper Level

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Corio Bay Motel ratings based on 369 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.7 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Corio Bay Motel

Everyone (189) Couples (123) Business (2) Students (1) Family (49)
1 out of 5
There was blood splatter on the walls!! The shower was filth! BLOOD ON THE WALLS on the bathroom roof and bedroom wall.

Posted by on 16 Aug. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 Oct. 2021 by Shan

Hello, Thank you for staying with us. Could you tell us the room number? we would take a look into the matter and try fixing it.

4 out of 5
Loved the fact that it was pet friendly. I was allowed to take my two dogs into room. I will use this motel again when I need to travel down to Geelong area.

Posted by on 11 Jul. 2021

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4 out of 5
Manager/owner was helpful when we needed a late check in.

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
My children love the complementarity breakfast simple but free. Its an place but very clean easy to get to .

Posted by on 28 Mar. 2021

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3 out of 5
Room to small the air can was in the wrong location missing tiles in shower

Posted by on 21 Feb. 2021

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Feb. 2021

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4 out of 5
It was an old style budget style that was really good for a one night stop over

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2021

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1 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 31 Dec. 2020

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3 out of 5
Ok sort of place. You get what you pay for A bit of maintenace needed. Otherwise I felt safe here.

Posted by on 25 Dec. 2020

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Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Corio Bay Motel also features barbecue grills, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. This 3-star Geelong motel is smoke free.

  • 25 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1970
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Train station: North Shore Station (2.9 km / 1.8 mi)

Room Amenities

Corio Bay Motel offers 25 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations at this 3-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Geelong motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • LCD television
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: AUD 10 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 49 lbs)

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.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 150.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Pet fee: AUD 10 per pet, per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 30 (subject to availability)

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

Hotel Names

  • Corio Bay Motel
  • Corio Bay Motel Motel
  • Corio Bay Motel Corio
  • Corio Bay Motel Motel Corio

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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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.