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4.2 out of 5

"Location, quietness, windscreen cleaning a pleasant surprise " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 08 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

At Alexander Motel Whyalla you'll be 1.7 km (1 mi) from Whyalla Foreshore and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Whyalla Marina. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi, balconies, and LCD TVs.

All 40 rooms feature satellite TV, DVD players, and coffee/tea makers. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and room service. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Ceiling fans, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

The motel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, sauna, and pool loungers. A conference center, a meeting room, and a business center are among the business amenities offered. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception, and a coffee shop/café. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 9 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Whyalla motel include Whyalla Wetlands and Whyalla Hospital and Health Service.

Deluxe Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$114* Per night/room 17 Jul. - 18 Jul.

Executive King

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive King Spa

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Family Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Alexander Motel Whyalla ratings based on 105 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Alexander Motel Whyalla

Everyone (56) Couples (27) Business (2) Family (20)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
Location, quietness, windscreen cleaning a pleasant surprise

Posted by on 8 Mar. 2020

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20 Mar. 2020 by craig

Thank you for the nice review and comments

3 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 Jan. 2020 by craig

Dear Anonymous I am unsure when you stayed or if but would appreciate feedback on what we could do to improve your scores

3 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Nov. 2019 by craig

It would be appreciated if you tell us how we could improve your score and confirm you actually stayed here

5 out of 5
Room was spacious. Bed was comfortable. Having the car windscreen washed in the morning was a nice touch

Posted by on 19 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 Aug. 2019 by The Alexander Motel

We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at The Alexander. We try our very best to deliver great service.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Mar. 2019

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15 Apr. 2019 by craig

Thank you for the 5 star rating

5 out of 5
Room was very tidy. Very quiet. Staff at check in and daily clean were very friendly and helpful.

Posted by on 18 Feb. 2019

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19 Feb. 2019 by craig

Thank you for a nice review and good score

5 out of 5
Impressed with level of customer service and pride in the hotel

Posted by on 17 Feb. 2019

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18 Feb. 2019 by craig

Thankyou for the nice comments and score

4 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Feb. 2019

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9 Jul. 2019 by craig

Thank you for taking the time to give us a 4 star review

5 out of 5
Excellent. A pristine accommodation. Diligent and professional staff. Restaurant meal absolutely delicious.

Posted by on 6 Feb. 2019

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15 Feb. 2019 by craig

Thank you for such a nice review and appreciation of booth accommodation and restaurant

About the Alexander Motel Whyalla

Location 99 Playford Avenue, Whyalla, SA 5600

Property Features

Alexander Motel Whyalla offers its guests an outdoor pool and a sauna. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A free manager's reception is offered daily. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A business center and a meeting room are available. A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly Alexander Motel Whyalla. You'll have access to the indoor pool and health club at a partner property. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Whyalla motel.

  • 40 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1975
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Whyalla, SA (WYA) (5 km / 3.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Alexander Motel Whyalla offers 40 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature premium bedding. 38-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

The motel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Alexander Motel Whyalla has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 AM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 9 AM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport transportation is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20 per night.
  • 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector 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, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.The property affirms that it adheres to 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
  • 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
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No cots (infant beds) 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
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Gap period enforced between guests' stays 24 hours

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 13.50 and AUD 23 for adults, AUD 7.50 and AUD 23 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 20 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20 per night

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 Alexander Motor Inn Whyalla
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  • Whyalla Best Western
  • BEST WESTERN Alexander Motel Whyalla South Australia
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  • Best Western Alexander Motor Inn
  • Alexander Motel Whyalla Motel
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You should know

  • Alexander Motel Whyalla offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • 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.
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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.