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4.7 out of 5

"Central location, clean with very friendly and efficient service " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 13 Jan 2020

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Hotel Description

At Athelstane House you'll be within steps of Queenscliff Historical Museum and Salt Contemporary Art. Highlights at this beach hotel include free cooked-to-order breakfast and free self parking.

LED TVs with DVD players are featured in all 10 individually decorated rooms, and you can enjoy iPod docks, free newspapers, and free local calls. Additionally, room service, ceiling fans, and hair dryers are available.

This smoke-free hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a library. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, a terrace, and a garden. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also limited parking, along with the convenience of a free ferry terminal shuttle.

In proximity to this 4-star Queenscliff hotel you'll find Adventure Park Geelong.

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$153* Per night/room 3 Aug. - 4 Aug.

Standard Room (Large)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Courtyard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Athelstane House ratings based on 244 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Athelstane House

Everyone (88) Couples (139) Family (16)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Feb. 2020

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5 Feb. 2020 by Laurel

Thank you!

4 out of 5
Central location, clean with very friendly and efficient service

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2020

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13 Jan. 2020 by Laurel

Thank you for your lovely review! We hope to see you again in the future.

4 out of 5
Great location in the middle of town close to all shops , pubs and restaurants

Posted by on 5 Jan. 2020

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6 Jan. 2020 by Laurel

Thanks for your great review! We hope to see you again in the near future!

5 out of 5
The service from Laurel was tremendous. Wifi and reading room excellent.

Posted by on 4 Dec. 2019

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4 Dec. 2019 by Laurel

Thank you for such a lovely review! We hope to see you again soon!!

4 out of 5
Terrific location. Very small room. Cupboard really odd and not In keeping with room style. Room chair uncomfortable. Bed clean and comfortable. Good linen. Relaxing spa.

Posted by on 1 Dec. 2019

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2 Dec. 2019 by Laurel

Thanks for your review!

5 out of 5
Friendly clean and quaint. Well worth the stay, excellent breakfast.

Posted by on 4 Nov. 2019

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4 Nov. 2019 by Laurel

Thanks for your fantastic review! We hope to see you again very soon.

5 out of 5
Beautiful property and friendly service. Terrific breakfast

Posted by on 11 Aug. 2019

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12 Aug. 2019 by Laurel

Thanks for your 5/5 review! We hope to see you again very soon. Warm regards, Laurel

5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2019

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5 Aug. 2019 by Laurel

Thanks for your fab review! We hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5
We had a great stay, warm welcome. Bed very comfortable. There was not quite enough kindling to get the fire going, but there was other heating.

Posted by on 29 Jul. 2019

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29 Jul. 2019 by Laurel

Thanks for your fabulous review! We hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Warm regards, Laurel

5 out of 5
Such a cute stay! Location and accommodation lovely! Thanks!

Posted by on 23 Jun. 2019

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24 Jun. 2019 by Laurel

Thank you for your lovely review! We hope to welcome you again soon!

Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. Event space at this hotel measures 323 square feet (30 square meters) and includes a meeting room. A library, a terrace, and a garden are also featured at Athelstane House. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Queenscliff hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 10 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 323 sq ft of conference space
  • 30 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1860
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Avalon Airport (AVV)
  • Property shuttles: Free ferry terminal shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Athelstane House offers 10 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • DVD player
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to 10 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. Guests will receive an email 48 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and an access code. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

This property does not have a front desk. Guests will receive an email 48 hours before arrival with check-in information and an access code. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, 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.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines and the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are 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
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Private entrance
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • 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 through room service
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.4 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Athelstane House
  • Athelstane House Hotel
  • Athelstane House Hotel Queenscliff
  • Athelstane House Queenscliff
  • Athelstane House Queenscliff, Victoria
  • Athelstane House Hotel
  • Athelstane House Queenscliff
  • Athelstane House Hotel Queenscliff

You should know

  • Athelstane House offers transfers from the ferry terminal. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
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