If you are looking for the best Geelong motels then we have ALL the options for you!
Whether you are looking for motels in Geelong waterfront, Geelong motels near Eastern Beach, or the best cheap motels Geelong has to offer, we have you covered with our list of the top motels in Geelong Victoria.
To help you work out which Geelong motel accommodation is best for you, we don’t just list all your options but also display them in a handy comparison chart.
This way you can quickly see if the Geelong accommodation you have your eye on is the right choice for you. To make things even easier we’ve also included a map with the location of each place to stay in Geelong.
Don’t want to waste time and simply want the best Geelong motel in a great location?
Otherwise, let’s start. Here are your top options for a great motel in Geelong!
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Motels Geelong Comparison Chart
|Admiralty Motor Inn||A great Geelong motel with swimming pool in a handy location||***||$$$||CLICK HERE|
|Bay City Geelong Motel||An excellent choice that's close to everything.||***||$$$||CLICK HERE|
|Belmercer Motel||A modern motel close to the train station with secure parking.||***||$$$||CLICK HERE|
|Shannon Motor Inn||A solid choice that's close to everything you need.||**||$$||CLICK HERE|
|Best Western Geelong||Offers balconies and indoor pool and spa close to Western Beach.||***||$$||CLICK HERE|
|Parkwood Motel||A comfortable motel with all the essentials for a great stay.||**||$$||CLICK HERE|
|Rose Garden Motel||Offers quality accommodation with corner spas, a garden, and pool.||***||$$$||CLICK HERE|
|Golden Palms Motel||Good location for accessing the Surf Coast. Sits next to Grovedale Pub.||**||$$||CLICK HERE|
|Rippleside Park Motor Inn||Value for money, no fuss motel with comfortable beds.||**||$||CLICK HERE|
|Parkside Motel||Top option for cheap accommodation Geelong region.||**||$||CLICK HERE|
Best Geelong Motels List
Whether you’re looking for Geelong motels with spa in room, motels in Geelong city, cheap motels in Geelong, or even motels in Belmont Geelong, you’re bound to find something that suits you in the list below.
Motel Accommodation Geelong Vic
**Top Choice Motel In Geelong**
The Admiralty Motor Inn is ideally located for a fantastic Geelong stay.
Located within easy walking distance of Kardinia Park, the Gull bus, restaurants, cafes, and the Waterfront, this popular Geelong motor inn is the perfect base for your Geelong holiday.
Guests can choose between standard and superior rooms, and for travellers with kids, there are family suites available.
If you’re looking for Geelong accommodation with spa, The Admiralty has deluxe spa rooms for a touch of luxury.
The air-conditioned rooms provide queen size beds, flat-screen TVs with Foxtel cable television, free Wifi, a small fridge, and tea and coffee making facilities.
A highlight of Admiralty motel Geelong is the delightful outdoor pool. Surrounded by lush greenery it’s a lovely spot for relaxing after a busy day of sightseeing.
The award-winning Empire Grill restaurant is conveniently located on-site, and breakfast is available either in your room or in the poolside breakfast room.
The wonderfully welcoming staff will bend over backward to ensure you have a great stay.
Breakfast can be hit and miss.
The Admiralty Motor Inn offers traditional motel style accommodation with comfortable clean rooms and a pool on the city’s edge.
This is a great choice if you’re looking for motel accommodation near Geelong city centre.
With its central location, the Parkside Motel is an excellent option for visitors looking for budget accommodation Geelong.
Situated across the road from the Belmont Shopping Centre with Coles and a 24-hour Kmart, the motel is just a 10-minute walk to Kardinia Park.
There’s also a variety of cafes and restaurants nearby including the local Belmont Pub.
This value-for-money Belmont motel overlooks the lush Cameron Park and features a sparkling inground pool.
All 36 rooms have been fully renovated, and offer smart TVs, reverse cycle air-conditioning, free unlimited Wifi, tea and coffee facilities, and beautiful floor-to-ceiling windows.
The central location in Belmont Vic and newly renovated rooms.
The Parkside Motel has received poor reviews in the past but it’s now under new management and has been fully renovated.
If you’re looking for cheap motels Geelong Vic in a central spot, the Parkside is the perfect option.
**Best Geelong Motels Cheap Accommodation Option**
At Rippleside Motel Geelong guests will find large practical rooms with comfortable beds and piping hot showers.
Each room has a microwave, fridge, ironing equipment, and tea and coffee making facilities. There’s plenty of free onsite parking, complimentary Wifi, and luggage storage.
This budget Geelong motel offers value for money no-fuss accommodation that exceeds travellers’ expectations.
It’s an ideal motel for Geelong short stays and the welcoming owner makes guests feel right at home.
Rippleside Motel Geelong is located just a 5-minute walk from Corio Bay, Rippleside Park and its fabulous adventure playground, and cafe No. 42 (formerly Ripples Cafe).
A tasty breakfast can be delivered to your room for a small additional cost.
The ideal mix of value, comfort, and convenience.
This motel is located on Melbourne Road and can be noisy during peak hours.
If you’re after value-for-money accommodation Geelong, then Rippleside Park Motor Inn is for you.
If you’re looking for well-priced comfortable Geelong motels accommodation, then the Bay City Motel is a terrific choice.
Located in a quiet part of Malop Street the motel is within easy walking distance of shops, restaurants, Eastern Beach, and the Geelong Botanical Gardens.
From the street, the 70s era red brick building looks a little dated, but the modern rooms are clean and comfortable and have everything you need.
Each room is equipped with a flat screen TV with cable channels, a bar fridge, a microwave oven, and tea and coffee making facilities.
Other services include dry cleaning, in-room continental breakfast, and Wifi.
The excellent location and piping hot showers.
You have to pay for Wifi.
A well located comfortable motel in Geelong Victoria with cable television, spacious rooms, and fantastic hot showers.
If you are looking for Geelong motels close to Eastern Beach and the vibrant waterfront precinct then take a look at Eastern Sands City Centre.
Situated just one street back from the waterfront this motel is just steps away from the Giant Skywheel and all the fantastic waterfront attractions.
As an added bonus, if you enjoy Indian food, the yummy Eastern Spice Indian restaurant is right next door.
Eastern Sands motel has 25 well-appointed standard and deluxe rooms to choose from.
The best rooms have fabulous views of the bay and Skywheel – stunning at night!
Each room comes with tea and coffee making facilities, a fridge and microwave oven, air-conditioning, a flat-screen T.V. and DVD player.
Other amenities include free Wifi, Austar cable television, and complimentary off-street parking.
It would be hard to find a better located motel in Geelong. The rooms with views.
The decor is dated and needs upgrading. Lacks atmosphere.
Dated motel in a prime position offering bay views from its best rooms.
Offering affordable accommodation in Newtown Geelong, the owners of Shannon Motor Inn pride themselves on delivering the “3 Cs” – clean, comfortable, and courteous.
Guests can choose from a variety of rooms including, twin queen, and quad rooms, family rooms, and a spa room.
All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TV, a microwave oven, fridge, crockery, tea and coffee maker, and a relaxing sitting area.
Also available for guest’s convenience are free parking, free Wifi, and an outdoor barbecue area.
The Shannon Inn is a top choice if you want to be surrounded by all the amenities.
Located across the road from a large supermarket, the motel is next door to a pub with a large family bistro and bottle shop.
And just steps away are a post office, news agency, medical centre, Italian restaurant, and takeaway coffee.
The Shannon Motel Geelong is quiet even though it’s situated on a busy street. It’s close to amenities.
Some guests may not appreciate the dated decor.
This is a solid choice for a quality motor inn Geelong. If you are looking for value for money accommodation with a top location that’s close to everything, and don’t mind dated decor, this is a good option.
The Rose Garden Geelong Motel is in a great location for touring Geelong and its fabulous beaches.
Set in a quiet residential area it’s a 10-minute drive from central Geelong and boasts direct access to the famous Great Ocean Road.
This quality accommodation has a lovely garden setting with a pool, barbecue facilities, and a children’s play area.
The clean, spacious rooms have access to the outdoor area and offer a kitchenette with a fridge, microwave oven, and tea and coffee making facilities.
Other features include free Wifi, TV with Foxtel cable television and DVD player, split system heating and cooling, and massive ensuite bathrooms – some with corner spas.
Guests can choose from standard twin or double rooms, family units, or deluxe spa rooms. As an added convenience, a cooked breakfast can be delivered to your room.
The Rose Garden’s friendly owners are very welcoming and are always up for a chat!
The lovely gardens, outdoor pool, and barbecue area that’s perfect for relaxing.
A car is essential as this motel is not within walking distance to any Geelong attractions.
This is a great choice if you are looking for budget motels Geelong area with easy access to its beaches.
Best Western Geelong Motor Inn offers a selection of spacious motel rooms and apartments close to the city centre and the relaxing Western Beach.
The spacious air-conditioned rooms offer a flat-screen TV, mini bar, fast free Wifi, tea and coffee supplies, and ironing facilities.
All motel rooms feature either a private balcony or courtyard access and some rooms have a spa bath.
A highlight of the property is the fabulous heated indoor pool and spa that’s so inviting after a long day on the road.
The sparkling heated indoor pool and spa, and the private balconies.
Although it’s not far from Western Beach the motel is not within walking distance of restaurants or shops.
This is a comfortable and affordable option for your Geelong holiday accommodation. Especially if you’re looking for the best Geelong motor inn with a pool.
Parkwood Motel is a comfortable motel with all the essentials needed for a great stay.
Situated just 3 km from the Geelong CBD, this spotless motel is close to Geelong Golf Course and The Arena, and walking distance to pubs and restaurants.
The large rooms offer flat-screen TVs with Foxtel movies and sports, free Wifi, a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, and super comfy beds.
Ground floor rooms feature a back door that opens to a lovely garden area with outdoor settings.
A highlight of the property is the sparkling outdoor pool that’s perfect for a dip on a hot summer’s day. Parking is available onsite as well as guest laundry facilities.
The hosts are helpful with tourist information and recommendations and can arrange airport shuttle services.
The helpful hosts, comfortable beds, and inviting pool.
The older facilities but they’re functional and spotlessly clean.
This is a great choice for holiday accommodation when you want a central location that’s not in the thick of things but still has many facilities and services.
If you’re looking for Geelong motels that are handy to Torquay and the Great Ocean Road then Golden Palms Motel is a good option.
Located in the suburb of Grovedale, this Geelong motel is just a 10-minute drive to Torquay and the Surf Coast.
There are five types of rooms to choose from; Villa Units, Spa Suites, Twin, Queen, and two-bedroom Family Units.
The Villa Units are fully self-contained and sleep up to four while the Spa Suite has a luxury ensuite with two-person corner spa.
The well furnished rooms offer large ensuites with double showers, a fridge and mini bar, Foxtel and free Wifi, tea and coffee facilities, and cosy electric blankets.
Guests can enjoy a barbecue in the outdoor seating area, or have a beer and a meal at the Grovedale Hotel next door.
Its location next door to the Grovedale Hotel and the great barbecue area.
It’s some distance from the Waterfront and Geelong town centre.
A good place to stay if you’re looking for budget accommodation near Geelong that has easy access to the Surf Coast.
If you are looking for places to stay in Geelong that are close to the train station, then you can’t go past the Belmercer Motel.
Located 500 metres from Geelong Train Station this Geelong motel is just one street back from the waterfront.
It offers a variety of accommodation options including, standard and executive rooms, family units, and deluxe spa rooms.
Some rooms feature a balcony or patio and there are rooms with a spa and partial bay views.
The Belmercer provides guests with everything they need from hairdryers and free toiletries to Foxtel movies and a continental breakfast.
Along with the free Wifi guests will appreciate the complimentary undercover parking.
Also, there are plenty of restaurants and cafes close by for a bite to eat.
The central location that’s close to the train station, food outlets, and the magnificent waterfront. The secure undercover parking.
Although the property is soundproofed with double glazed windows some rooms can still be noisy.
If you are looking for a modern motel in a central location, close to the train station, and waterfront then take a look at this motel.
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By Audrey Chalmers
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