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3.9 out of 5

"Staff very friendly, room nice and clean ticked all the boxes for us " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 31 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments you'll be within a 30-minute stroll of Moonee Valley Racecourse and DFO Essendon. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi and LCD TVs.

You can enjoy sitting areas, digital TV, and coffee/tea makers, featured in all 40 rooms. Refrigerators, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are also available. Housekeeping is available on request.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a computer station. Other amenities include a conference center and a microwave in a common area. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 3-star Essendon motel, you'll be 3.5 km (2.2 mi) from Royal Melbourne Showgrounds and 4.8 km (3 mi) from Flemington Racecourse.

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$108* Per night/room 4 Dec. - 5 Dec.

One Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments ratings based on 649 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 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 Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments

Everyone (395) Business (6) Couples (120) Family (127)
4 out of 5
Staff very friendly, room nice and clean ticked all the boxes for us

Posted by on 31 May 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 27 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
it was a nice place to stay at. Will be a returning customer

Posted by on 5 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
Just awesome service, will return in the future for sure

Posted by on 29 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Dec. 2020

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5 out of 5
The receptionist was very welcoming and happy to go out of her way to ensure I was comfortable. Excellent service and lovely location.

Posted by , from Essendon on 10 Dec. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 May 2020 by R

Thank you for great rating hope to see you back at Alexander Motor Inn

About the Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments

Location 980 Mount Alexander Road, Essendon, VIC 3040

Property Features

Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments offers its guests a vending machine, multilingual staff, and concierge services. Event space at this motel measures 861 square feet (80 square meters) and includes a conference center. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments also features express check-out, a front desk safe, and a microwave in a common area. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Melbourne motel.

  • 1 building
  • 40 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 861 sq ft of conference space
  • 80 sq m of conference space
  • Conference center
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Computer for guest use
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Essendon Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Metro station: Glenbervie Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments offers 40 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include desks. 32-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on request and change of towels can be requested.

  • Sitting area
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Change of towels (on request)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 6:00 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 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9:00 AM - 6:00 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 6:00 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 must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 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

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, debit cards, and cash. This property uses eco-friendly cleaning products. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • 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 not in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

Hotel Names

  • Alexander Motor Inn
  • Best Western Melbourne
  • Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments Motel
  • Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments Essendon
  • Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments Motel Essendon
  • Alexander Motor Inn Apartments Essendon
  • Alexander Motor Inn Apartments
  • Alexander Motor Essendon
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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.