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3.8 out of 5

"Great location and very clean " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 19 Jun 2021

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Hotel Description

At Nightcap at Gateway Hotel you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Waterworld and 3.8 km (2.4 mi) from Corio Native Grasslands Reserve. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, and free bottled water are featured in all 12 rooms. Additionally, refrigerators, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are available.

The buffet restaurant, Gateway Hotel, serves local cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and a free kids' club.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 3.5-star Corio hotel include Rippleside Park and Avalon Coastal Reserve.

Twin Studio Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$129* Per night/room 24 Oct. - 25 Oct.

Two Bedroom Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Nightcap at Gateway Hotel ratings based on 128 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Nightcap at Gateway Hotel

Everyone (68) Couples (24) Family (34)
4 out of 5
Great location and very clean

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2021

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20 Jun. 2021 by gateway

Good afternoon, Thank you for giving us a 4 out of 5. We look forward to seeing you again. Gateway Hotel

5 out of 5
Rooms are a good size and they are nice and clean

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2021

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20 Jun. 2021 by gateway

Good afternoon, Thank you for leaving 5 out of 5. We look forward to the nexr time you stay with us. Gateway Hotel

4 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2021

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2 Apr. 2021 by .

Thanks for taking the time to leave a rating on your recent stay with us, we appreicate the support. Regards Nightcap @ The Gateway Hotel

4 out of 5
It was very quiet and peaceful. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. Convenient location

Posted by , from Sydney on 30 Jan. 2021

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1 Feb. 2021 by .

Good Afternoon Sharon, Thanks for the lovely feedback and rating on your recent stay with us, we hope to see you back at the "Gateway" in the near future. Regards Nightcap @ The Gateway Hotel.

4 out of 5
Was a great room, awesome air conditioning. Smelt a bit weird tho, the room

Posted by , from Stawell on 12 Dec. 2020

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12 Dec. 2020 by .

Good Morning Tanya, Thanks for the feedback on your recent stay with us, we apologise the room had a smell to it, I will have house keeping look into it. Apologies again, Regards Nightcap @ The Gateway Hotel Management.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Dec. 2020

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8 Dec. 2020 by .

Thanks for the 5 star rating, we truely appreciate the support

5 out of 5
We really enjoyed our overnight stay. I think the highlight was the"feast". The food was out of this world. Every taste was catered for. Sadly it is closing( due to the virus) Hopefully it is only temporary.

Posted by on 23 Mar. 2020

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23 Mar. 2020 by .

Good Morning, Thank You so much for the wonderful feedback on your recent stay with us, we are so pleased you enjoyed all aspects especially the Feast buffet, we look forward to having you back again in the near future, when we are able to open the doors to our wonderful customers and guests. Stay safe! Regards Gateway Hotel Management

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2020

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11 Mar. 2020 by .

Good Morning, Thanks for the 5/5, we appreciate the feedback. Regards Gateway Hotel

2 out of 5
Nasty area. Beds comfortable but room very tired. No WiFi & no phone to reception. Old bathroom & grubby.

Posted by , from Adelaide on 10 Mar. 2020

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11 Mar. 2020 by .

Good Morning Chris, We're sorry we didn't meet your expectations on your recent stay with us, I will review housekeeping to make sure these areas are attended to. Apologies again. Regards Gateway Hotel

2 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Feb. 2020

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19 Feb. 2020 by management

Good morning, Thank you for your recent rating. Gateway Hotel Management

About the Nightcap at Gateway Hotel

Location 218-230 Princes Highway, Corio, VIC 3214

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 118 square feet (11 square meters) and includes a meeting room. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Geelong hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 118 sq ft of conference space
  • 11 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Kid's club (free)
  • 1 conference room
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Wedding services available
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: North Shore Station (2.8 km / 1.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Nightcap at Gateway Hotel offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Gateway Hotel - This buffet restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive lockbox information. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

Check-in and check-out takes place at the bar adjacent to the front entrance of the property.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 7:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive lockbox information.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20.0 per stay.
  • 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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received their complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Caters to LGBTQ guests
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • 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 available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Bed sheets and towels are 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 available
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Minimum age for proof of COVID-19 vaccination requirement: 16
  • COVID-19 vaccine must have been received a minimum number of days before check-in: 1
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20.0 per stay

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

Hotel Names

  • Gateway Corio
  • Gateway Hotel Corio
  • Gateway Hotel
  • Nightcap At Gateway
  • Night Cap at Gateway Hotel
  • Nightcap at Gateway Hotel Hotel
  • Nightcap at Gateway Hotel Corio
  • Nightcap at Gateway Hotel Hotel Corio

You should know

  • This hotel caters to LGBTQ guests.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

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.