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Calder Family Motel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our family of 4 were stayed in room 2 which is longest distance from the reception couldn't get WiFi signal at night, the next morning got wifi at the door but password was wrong. The room with bathroom was reasonable clean, has kitchenette with fridge, has heated blankets on bed but we didn't use.

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warialda
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this motel, but then we couldn't make it in time because I felt unwell, cancelled booking with booking.com, later that day I saw where the whole amount had been taken out of my account, I find this quite unfair, would have been happy with a fee, but not the lot.

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bkeza, Owner at Calder Family Motel, responded to this review

Our Policy clearly states when you book online that any cancellations within two days of arrival will be charged at the full reservation price. You agree to these terms when making the booking. You cancelled on the day of arrival.

victoria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is clean nice people and great price it filled my needs but it is old in need of gutting each room and starting again. Need wider curtains plus lots of bits but new people it will be interesting to see them develop it

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Mildura
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great motel to stay at the rates are fantastic and the rooms are clean tidy and comfortable your hosts mark and Kerry are absolutely lovely and look after there guest extremely well I say stay here great for families couples or if your in town for work don't hesitate to book in there is a pool BBQ...

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is an older style motel located on the Calder highway and close to a major shopping centre. The rooms are a good size and surprisingly quiet given the proximity to the highway. Staff are friendly and accommodating. They have a unit with the bathroom fitted with grab rails for anyone with disability or mobility issues. A nice touch is...

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Thank Gary M
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very. Clean. The people will be doing up grades in the future.there is a outdoor swimming pool, it wasn't to noisy, only a bit of traffic every now and then. It was very pleasant. We will go back there again.

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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this modest little motel for 3 nights over Christmas.It is under new management and they are very friendly and do their utmost to make your stay enjoyable. The motel itself is very basic but the room had a microwave, toaster and kettle as well as Foxtel. Wifi is also available.

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KERANG
Reviewed 19 December 2016

after visiting again recently I feel Calder family have let themselves down. on arrival the usual sharp care to the grounds was not there, it looked unloved. the room was not as clean as usual, there was dust, lolly papers under bed, mould in the shower (lots of) dirty exhaust fan, heavy rust on shower rail, the shower curtain still...

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Thank WWJJTT
bkeza, Owner at Calder Family Motel, responded to this review

We are sorry you feel this way. The Calder Family Motel is now under new management and we will be addressing all your concerns.

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Curious retro pre 60's motor motel experience of yesteryear. Authentic cornice and windows with b/rm to match. Friendly staff only happy to help. Rooms clean, comfortable bed. Close to business hours shopping centre, burgers nearby. Weekends the Calder sleeps but not from am Mondays.

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Booked a Queenroom and were surprised to see a King bed which is very comfy. Free WiFi, TV, coffee and tea making facilities. Electric blankets and air con . Gold coin donation for washing machine and dryer. Large shopping complex across the road for anything you want.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Calder Family Motel

Address: 296 High St, Kangaroo Flat, Victoria 3555, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Kangaroo Flat
Price Range: €56 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Calder Family Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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