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Central Motel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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“centre of town”(22 reviews)
“great location”(26 reviews)
“one night”(23 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Breakfast included
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3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewscentre of towngreat locationone nightfree drinkroom was cleanthe great ocean roadthe main streetholiday seasonoff street parkingnight's sleepstay there againlovely spotrestaurants and cafesvery pleasant stayquiet locationwalking distance to everythingshort walk
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Stayed here for just one night , after a long drive along the Ocean Road. Was very quiet even though it was very centrally located . Had everything we needed , with added filtered water in the fridge and chocolate on offer . Staff was...More

Thank andrewdillonj
Response from Centralmotel, Front Office Manager at Central MotelResponded 30 November 2016

Thank you Andrew for your feedback. Yes, as our name suggests we are extremely central - upon arrival you won't really need your car again as everything is within close proximity. Port Fairy is a popular destination which dictates the rates charged by all accommodation...More

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Service: Breakfast was not provided even though we put the order form on the counter while the receptionist was dealing with other staff. When queried in the morning why breakfast was not delivered, the receptionist said vaguely “ oh yeah, I saw it there …”...More

1  Thank Vivienne_G
Response from Centralmotel, Front Office Manager at Central MotelResponded 30 November 2016

Hi Vivienne, Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry you didn't receive your breakfast order. It was an honest mistake by our staff member and certainly not intentional. Please accept our sincere apologies.

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Fabulous location and had everything we needed. Fridge, tea coffee, BBQ area large bed, nice and clean and loved the walk out onto the street with lots of shops, coffee shops etc. My only regret is that one night just was not enough. Did not...More

Thank Wendy M
Response from Centralmotel, Owner at Central MotelResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you Wendy for your comments. I agree- to often visitors do not give themselves enough time yo soak up the relaxed atmosphere and vibe of Port Fairy-awarded the most liveable town in the world in 2012. Hope to see you another time-but for a...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Excellent central location with off street parking right outside your room. Location was quiet for being so central. Rooms are older style but clean. Soap is provided only in those large squeezy bottles (personally hate these) but the towels are softer than most. Everything in...More

Thank catriona777
Response from Centralmotel, Owner at Central MotelResponded 16 November 2016

Thank you for your critic-pricing is always something we work on to deliver a good product at reasonable cost in this very challenging environment. One of those costs is the commission motels pay for those booking through a third party web site. We encourage all...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Staff were lovely and recommended where to eat. The room was clean and modern. Positioned in the heart of town within walking distance to everything. We would recommend anyone to stay here. Great value for money.

Thank mdsenewton
Response from Centralmotel, Manager at Central MotelResponded 16 November 2016

Thank you-Yes Port Fairy is well served with many great eateries that suit all tastes and budgets and we are more than happy to recommend as we are foodies ourselves. Peter

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$109 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$109 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Only two levels of motel. Looks every room is the same good."
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"Prefer the rooms upstairs as it's not directly exposed to people walking in the yard and parking space."
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"Very quiet. Large outdoor seating area."
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"Ground floor rooms are best. Lovely and quiet"
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