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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 13 June 2016

While the lady at the reception was polite and helpful, that is all that is good to say about my stay. Among the other 'guests' I could hear drug deals, prostitutes, loud arguments, swearing, spitting, constant yammering in a foreign tongue, and cars moving in and out for hours. Outside my room at one point there was a very large... More 

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Thank 631adam
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Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for a night when my houmates threw a raging party but I just needed a nice 8 hour sleep and recharge. A lovely lady checked me in at 3 or 4 in the morning like it was no hassle. I got straight to sleep in the comfy bed only to wake up a few hours later and... More 

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Thank Joel A
Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

this is an older, less modern hotel with basic amenities. It's clean, comfortable and close to eateries, pokies, tab and public transport. Price is appropiate. What makes this hotel better than it's age or condition is the staff and their bend over backwards help! We are repeat guests because of this. Whilst bringing a team of Special Olympic Athletes to... More 

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Thank Kathy T
1 review
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

We were in the area for a conference.The motel was conveniently situated.. It was a positive experience in freshly decorated deluxe, room well appointed,staff friendly and most obliging. The bistro adjacent serves excellent meals.

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2 Thank Lauren M
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32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2015

Paid in full upon arrival, was shown to my room and was hit with the strongest cigarette smell as the door was opened. Asked for a refund as room and sounding guests were unsuitable. Was told I couldn't have one, changed my room to one that didn't smell as bad (still had cigarette odour). My bed and bathroom were clean,... More 

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2 Thank ratinthepack
vickimatthews, Owner at The Prince Mark Motor Inn, responded to this review

This was a 3 night group booking. The organizer was happy with her room and terribly embarrassed about the behaviour of these guests. They decided as a group to book a budget motel in a busy suburban area to keep prices at bay.( Country people) Upon arrival they would only pay for 2 nights not 3 which was not the... More 

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Reviewed 25 January 2015

This stay was one of the worst experiences of my life! The rooms were disgusting! There was a smoke smell in the room that was unbearable and when management was approached they said a t.v had been set a light and they couldn't get the smell out of the room! The management did not care, did not offer a change... More 

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6 Thank Katie1777
vickimatthews, Owner at The Prince Mark Motor Inn, responded to this review

These two reviews were partners in crime. I actually came into work on my day off to assist my colleague who had bent over backwards to assist these guests and was pulling her hair out by this stage. These people were on a mission and nothing was stopping them. We had put ourselves out to accomodate this group who made... More 

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Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

Our family stay was an absolute nightmare. Room very strong smell of cigarette. Sputum in the shower. Vomit on the wall. Next door was staying I assume a working lady who works from 1pm to 4 am was busy. My 10 year old daughter was educated on the effects of drugs. Paid for 2 nights. Stayed for just the one.... More 

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4 Thank Matt G
vickimatthews, Manager at The Prince Mark Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Matt, Thankyou for your review. I am pleased the let you know that the motel has changed ownership recently. The rooms are now very clean . We have tripled sheeted the beds to give a fresh look and done some/ lots of painting!! We are located in a busy area which doesnt suit all guests. Should you return to... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 26 February 2013

This is a typical 70's motel the room is a good size the bed was comfortable and the furnishing tired. Clean but noisy aircon that was well overdue for a service I cleaned the filters but could not stop the vibrations. The TAB/Bar is an interesting insight to local life but the mens toilet was disgusting I have smelt better... More 

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1 Thank Rick S
vickimatthews, Manager at The Prince Mark Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Please note the adjacent hotel is a separate property . You need to review them. The motel has changed hands . The standard has improved. The rooms are clean and fresh. Please if you are in the area I can offer you an upgrade or a discounted rate. thank you once again. Cheers Chris More 

Melbourne South
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2012

small but clean and nice place, pub next door with good food and friendly l have stayed in bigger places for same money. but it was only for the night l would stay again,

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Thank cindy a
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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69 reviews
23 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 June 2012

You get what you pay for - a very cheap motel. Noisy - right on the highway. It was reasonably clean - but that is the only positive. Whatever you do - do NOT eat at the adjoining bar/restaurant. The food is inedible. My hubby ordered Spaghetti Bolognaise and I ordered Thai Red Curry Chicken...... cost $35.50, for complete rubbish.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rooms to suit all budgets; Queen Standard, Twin, Spa, Family & Deluxe Tea & coffee making facilities, microwave, kettle, toaster, Flat screen TV with DVD player and DVD library, Free off street parking, truck parking available, Adjacent bistro. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Prince Mark Motor Inn

Address: 4 Power Rd, Doveton, Victoria 3177, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Doveton
Price Range: RM329 - RM391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Prince Mark Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“no lift, so grab a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles kathyt92, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“deluxe rooms are fresh and are on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles laurenmD1040IS, 17 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are probably a better bet.”
 of 5 bubbles ricks78, 25 Feb 2013 | Read review
“The only thing missing is a hairdryer. No undercover parking. We chose lwer ground floor and the room was excellent for our needs with lots of space.”
 of 5 bubbles Robyn-and-Rob, 28 Oct 2011 | Read review
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