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Alexander Motor Inn & Apartments

980 Mt Alexander Rd, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews tram stop tea and coffee plenty of parking old style motel location was perfect airport west don t expect down the road public transport city melbourne toaster twin claustrophobic pressure conditioner tariff
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dirty, smoke detector without cover or batteries, toilet base loose and pipes at back wrapped with plastic bag and tape. Wires for appliances a jumble, stick carpet, mouldy shower curtain, damaged tiles in shower. Overpriced. Reported the smoke detector, nothing was done. I left with...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Julia M
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Nice staff with clean beds, linen etc but rooms very aged and in need of an update. Clean in most areas but could do with dusting of window sills, top of wardrobe etc. shower was okay but on need of a good steam clean. Staff...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank BettyMcC80
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Clean and has everything you need for a short or overnight stay. Nothing special but more than adequate and we always get a good sleep here. Highly recommend if you are not hung up on fancy places to stay but prefer value.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank GraemeB759
Reviewed 9 September 2018

I booked this room purely on location and price, nothing more than that. This is an old school motel, the rooms and bathrooms are dated and in need of update. It was winter in Melbourne, and I found the heater provided barely adequate heat for...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank MelbourneTravelmad
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This hotel is one of very few in Essendon and was very close to family so location was perfect. It is very close to public transport (trains and trams), a foodwork's supermarket and excellent coffee shops. Cost of apartment was very reasonable. We stayed in...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$56 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Alexander Motor Inn
Also Known As
Best Western Melbourne
Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moonee Valley > Essendon
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$56 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Alexander Motor Inn
Also Known As
Best Western Melbourne
Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moonee Valley > Essendon
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23 October 2015|
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Response from LindaMayH | Reviewed this property |
I have been onto the hotels web page and it appears that they do not have an airport shuttle but the tram does go from outside the hotel, it take 15mins from the hotel to Melbourne airport. I am sure the reception at the... More
13 October 2015|
Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not real sure the distance but from memory not far. Have no idea the tram #
Room Tips
"Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter as the front is on main rd. They also have noisy functions under..."
1 Aug 2018
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"Avoid lower floor rooms or near main road.due to poor soundproofing."
25 Jun 2018
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"Rooms towards back will have less traffic noise."
19 Nov 2017
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"do not book"
6 Oct 2017
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