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4.5 out of 5

"The property was clean, convenient, and very comfortable. Check in was welcoming, prompt and friendly. " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 23 Jan 2020

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Hotel Description

At Golden Palms Motel you'll be 1.9 km (1.2 mi) from Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre and 2.1 km (1.3 mi) from Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre. Highlights at this motel include free in-room WiFi.

TVs with cable channels are featured in all 17 rooms, and you can enjoy coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and phones. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and microwaves. Irons/ironing boards and free toiletries are also available.

This motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and barbecue grills. Added amenities include luggage storage. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and 8:30 AM.

Attractions within a 30-minute drive of this 3.5-star Grovedale motel include Adventure Park Geelong and Great Otway National Park.

Standard Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$114* Per night/room 10 May - 11 May

Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Villa Unit

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Spa Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Golden Palms Motel ratings based on 110 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 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 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Golden Palms Motel

Everyone (59) Couples (35) Business (1) Family (18)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Feb. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
The property was clean, convenient, and very comfortable. Check in was welcoming, prompt and friendly.

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2020

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4 out of 5
Spacious common area, easy parking. Nice and quiet in room down the back section even though on a busy road.

Posted by on 7 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
It was all so good! The villa was exceptional and the service at check in was phenomenal.

Posted by , from Ballarat on 1 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
Exceptional staff Great location Clean amenities Handy parking

Posted by on 28 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Shower was amazing water presure. Reception lady was out standing

Posted by on 11 Aug. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Jul. 2019

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2 out of 5
Nice place but when you stay for 2 nights you expect it to to clean and to run out of soap...…………..

Posted by on 14 Jul. 2019

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3 out of 5
The pillows were so incredibly uncomfortable as well as the mattress. Couldn’t sleep.

Posted by on 30 Mar. 2019

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Property Features

Golden Palms Motel offers its guests barbecue grills and a garden. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Geelong motel.

  • 1 floor
  • 17 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne Airport (MEL) (87.4 km / 54.3 mi)
  • Train station: Marshall Station (2.4 km / 1.5 mi)

Room Amenities

Golden Palms Motel offers 17 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Geelong motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.00 per night.

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. This property accepts credit cards. 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 and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No lifts
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • 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 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

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 7 and AUD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: AUD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 30.00 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Golden Palms Grovedale
  • Golden Palms Motel
  • Golden Palms Motel Grovedale
  • Golden Palms Motel Motel
  • Golden Palms Motel Grovedale
  • Golden Palms Motel Motel Grovedale

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.

National Rating

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

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