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    Surf City Motel

    Surf City Motel 35 The Esplanade, Torquay, Victoria 3228, Australia
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$90
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          Overview
          • Excellent9%
          • Very good25%
          • Average31%
          • Poor15%
          • Terrible20%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 102 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Tired, dingy and overpriced. Building long brick structure divided into small rooms with a corner taken out for a small bathroom. Door to bathroom wouldn't close properly, lights not working, worn/dirty carpet, blood on pillow sham matching dirty old quilt cover. Window looks out onto...More

          Thank Frances C
          Reviewed 27 April 2017

          Bed was rubbish, bathroom was tired, room was poor, stay somewhere else. The carpet was ragged and needs replacing, and the towels are paper thin. The bathroom was clean but small and the wash basin was very low and old.

          Thank Mark T
          Reviewed 24 April 2017

          Great central location, right on the waterfront and an easy walk to many restaurants and the main street of Torquay. Our room was very clean, good size, comfortable and reasonably priced for the April school holidays at $140.00 for 2. We ate at the restaurant...More

          1  Thank WoodgateFamily
          Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

          Carpet worn out, handle on shower rusted and locked me in the shower. View out window is a badly painted concrete wall. Bed squeaks terribly. Don't stay here unless your desperate! We paid over $230 for this room.

          Thank Matthew O
          Reviewed 7 April 2017

          We booked in here as a simple overnight stay before we embarked on the Great Ocean Rd. The room itself was well spaced out and had everything you could need - including a microwave. There were just a few details that could have had more...More

          Thank rushing-man
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$84 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
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          • Location
          • Australia >
          • Victoria >
          • Torquay
          • Also Known As
          • Best Western Torquay ,
          • Torquay Best Western
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