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4.8 out of 5

"Nice hotel , but not in favour of the room next to reception ground floor !!! Could hear people coming in all night chatting . " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 24 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

R Hotel Geelong puts you in the heart of Geelong, within just a 10-minute stroll of Eastern Beach and Westfield Geelong. Highlights at this hotel include in-room washers/dryers, free WiFi, and balconies.

Smart TVs with cable channels are featured in all 128 rooms, and you can enjoy espresso makers, free local calls, and safes. Pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and free toiletries. Additionally, TVs, Netflix, and hair dryers are available.

The café, Le Cafe @ R Hotel Geelong, is open for breakfast. The hotel's own lounge bar is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. To-go breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM and on weekends between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

With a stay at this 4-star Geelong hotel, you'll be 15.5 km (9.6 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong.

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Bellerine, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$171* Per night/room 16 May - 17 May

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R Hotel Geelong ratings based on 18 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for R Hotel Geelong

Everyone (4) Couples (4) Family (11)
4 out of 5
Nice hotel , but not in favour of the room next to reception ground floor !!! Could hear people coming in all night chatting .

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Apr. 2021 by Michelle Front Office Team R Hotel Geelong

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback from your recent stay with us! I am sorry that your stay did not meet your expectations. If you do decide to stay with us again, please contact us directly and we will be sure to accommodate you with a higher floor room. Warm Regards, Michelle - Front Office Supervisor R Hotel Geelong

5 out of 5
Love it all, great accessible location, comfiest beds, didn’t want to leave

Posted by on 11 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Apr. 2021 by R Hotel Geelong

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We really do appreciate your feedback and thank you so much for the 5/5 review. Looking forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards, Michelle - Front Office Supervisor

5 out of 5
Excellent room with balcony and ocean view. Friendly staff

Posted by on 11 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Apr. 2021 by Front Desk

Thank you so much for providing such positive feedback regard your stay at R Hotel Geelong. We so hope that you will choose the hotel for your next visit to Geelong.

5 out of 5
It’s an amazing hotel will definitely coming back again

Posted by on 10 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Apr. 2021 by Front Desk

Thank you so much for providing such positive feedback regard your stay at R Hotel Geelong. We so hope that you will choose the hotel for your next visit to Geelong.

5 out of 5
Brand new. Staff were brilliant. Beautiful apartment. Great price. Lovely views. Right in city centre. Close to waterfront.

Posted by on 10 Apr. 2021

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11 Apr. 2021 by Front Desk

Thank you so much for providing such positive feedback regard your stay at R Hotel Geelong. We so hope that you will choose the hotel for your next visit to Geelong.

5 out of 5
Great location - rooms brand new - beds are so comfortable -staff very attentive and so helpful.

Posted by on 10 Apr. 2021

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11 Apr. 2021 by Front Desk

Thank you so much for providing such positive feedback regard your stay at R Hotel Geelong. We so hope that you will choose the hotel for your next visit to Geelong.

5 out of 5
Very good service

Posted by on 8 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Apr. 2021 by The R Hotel Geelong Team

Thank you for taking the time to review R Hotel Geelong!

5 out of 5
This place is perfect. Great location, beautiful facilities and so central. Definitely stay again

Posted by on 7 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Apr. 2021 by The R Hotel Geelong Team

Thank you for taking the time to review R Hotel Geelong!

4 out of 5
Great location, wish we could have stayed longer, definitely will be back

Posted by on 28 Mar. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Mar. 2021 by R Hotel Geelong

Thank you so much for the great review, we really appreciate you taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We all hope to see you back again soon. Best Regards, Michelle - Front Office Supervisor R Hotel Geelong team

4 out of 5
The hotel is close to eastern beach and the water front

Posted by on 28 Mar. 2021

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2 Apr. 2021 by Graeme Front Office Team R Hotel Geelong

Good Morning Anonymous Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at R Hotel Geelong. We appreciate the rating. All the Best

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. R Hotel Geelong also features tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Geelong hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 128 guestrooms or units
  • 9 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washer/dryer

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: South Geelong Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

R Hotel Geelong offers 128 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and espresso makers. Rooms open to balconies. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 43-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels and Netflix. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Geelong hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include safes and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Smart television
  • Cable channels
  • Netflix
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy to-go breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Le Cafe @ R Hotel Geelong - This café serves breakfast only.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 40.0 per stay.

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.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, onsite parking, and high chair. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards in each accommodation. 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • One child stays free
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not 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 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 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 sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for to-go breakfast: AUD 24 for adults and AUD 24 for children (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: AUD 15 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 40.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.08 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • R Hotel Geelong Hotel
  • R Hotel Geelong Geelong
  • R Hotel Geelong Hotel Geelong

You should know

  • One child 2 years old or younger stays free, per registered adult, in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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*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.