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Lincoln UK
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Glenelg Motel is located very close to the coast to the SW of Adelaide city centre. It is within 5-10 minutes walk of the commercial heart of Glenelg with dozens of restaurants and fast food places on Jetty Road. It's also the terminus of the tram line into central Adelaide if you don't want to drive. Our room in the...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to airport & pier/marina (decent walk though, so consider Uber/taxi in inclement/hot weather).Check in was permitted well ahead of normal check in time as room was ready, which was very much appreciated. Clean, basic room & surroundings. Politely speaking, you get what you pay for. Air conditioning was quiet & worked a treat in the heat. Good shower pressure...

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NZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we've stayed here on visits to Adelaide and it was just as good as we remembered it. Large comfortable rooms, with sofa and desk. There's a pool to cool off in - or you can wander down to the beach in only 10 to 15 minutes. Free wifi. The staff are helpful and friendly, and...

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barmera
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have driven past this motel many times on our way to something abit closer to the beach we decided to give it a try. I must say this is great value for money, clean comfortable, very friendly staff, good size rooms and the pool is fantastic. There is a full breakfast menu at a very reasonable price available. Your walking...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A good old style Australian motel owned by a family. Efficient and friendly staff from check in, breakfast to cleaners. We stayed for a week and all staff were accommodating in meeting our needs. An easy walk to Gelnelg cafe and restaurants and the beach. Very affordable and quality fresh breakfast selections.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The rooms are large and comfortable. They are serviced daily with clean towels. You only need to bring your clothes and toothbrush as all else is provided. The owners are friendly and nothing is a problem. Close to both the airport, Glenelg Beach and Jetty Road.

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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Only one block from the marina & 10 mins from jetty Rd Glenelg jump on a tram it's free most of the trip and your in Adelaide in 20mins just a fantastic location - rooms are spacious you have every thing you need rooms cleaned every day has a pool great for kids they never get bored and will be...

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Chose here as close to airport for early morning departure. Friendly staff on checkin. Huge room, dated decor but comfortable. Noise from planes taking off and landing but this appeared to stop abt 8pm so no real bother. Under 10 minute flat easy walk to jetty to find lots of restaurants/cafes etc. Easy access to taxis and uber from this...

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We visited during the summer months and so we enjoyed poolside BBQ's and Christmas festivities. Our rooms was clean and comfortable with an excellent shower, free Wi-Fi and heating/cooling. The rooms are quiet despite the busy season. The kids loved the pool, cartoons and friendly staff. Also, the hotel is walking distance to all Glenelg attractions and PT.

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Northeim, Germany
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We passed two days at this very nice motel. It is situated at the A15 close to the Waterfront (5-10min) wlking distance. Our room had a large size with a double and two single beds. The staff is very friendly and helpful and also the internet connection was working without problems. The continental breakfast (14,50 Aus-$) is very tasty and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
39 clean affordable units with friendly staff and close proximity to jetty road,restaurants, shopping centres, major hospitals, morphettville race course, airport & golf courses ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenelg Motel

Address: 41 Tapleys Hill Rd, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Glenelg
Price Range: €77 - €107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Glenelg Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Room 15 has shuddering pipes from shower, suggest stay away from this room”
 of 5 bubbles WirlyandHerbs, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all rooms we have stayed in before have been quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 232anns, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back of the motel maybe, though we were in 37 and road noise was not bad.”
 of 5 bubbles fefifog, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the best deals on offer.”
 of 5 bubbles OliveB679, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“I would expect all rooms to be quiet - only airport noise”
 of 5 bubbles 316ruthb, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
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