Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn

Cnr Royal Pde & Park St, Carlton North, Melbourne, Australia, 3054  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Overview

Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn is rated 3 stars and is placed about 3.1 km from Royal Exhibition Building, Old Melbourne Gaol and Princess Theatre. Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn has been welcoming guests to its bright rooms since 1960.

The hotel is ideally located in the university district, close to a museum and a theater. This deluxe venue is 9 km away from the center of Melbourne.

The vicinity of a valley and hiking trails as well as quick access to cafés, casinos and a zoo set the hotel apart.

Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn is within easy reach of Levers St / Royal Parade tram station. Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn is easily accessible from Essendon airport lying within 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

The hotel offers 70 rooms featuring LCD flat panel TV, Wi-Fi, music system, a safe and heating as well as renovated bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and towels. The guestrooms look out on the garden. An electric kettle, a dishwasher and a washing machine are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 05:30 to 08:30. Different dishes of local cuisine are served at the restaurant. Guests can share a meal in The Plough Hotel and Iku Yakitori, located about 350 meters away.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Business facilities include a business center and a copier.

Relax

The property offers babysitting and cots for guests checking in with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   70.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of AUD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of AUD 15 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Cnr Royal Pde & Park St, Carlton North, Melbourne, Australia, 3054

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City Center
  • Melbourne
    5.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Royal Exhibition Building
    2.0 mi
  • State Library of Victoria
    2.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Melbourne Central Station
    2.2 mi
Restaurants
  • The Plough Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
    1200 ft
  • The Green Refectory
    1300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    70

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Size: 230 sq. feet
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                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn Melbourne location
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                          Hotel Address:

                          Cnr Royal Pde & Park St, Carlton North, Melbourne, Australia, 3054

                          Get directions
                          City Center
                          • Melbourne
                            5.1 mi
                          Airports
                          Train Stations
                          • Royal Exhibition Building
                            2.0 mi
                          • State Library of Victoria
                            2.2 mi
                          Underground stations
                          • Melbourne Central Station
                            2.2 mi
                          Restaurants
                          • The Plough Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
                            1200 ft
                          • The Green Refectory
                            1300 ft
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  2 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  10 am
                          • Year renovated:
                            2011
                          • Number of rooms:
                            70

                          Hotel Awards

                          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMelbourneBest Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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                          What's nearby

                          Tourist attractions

                          • RMIT Gallery - 2.1 mi

                          Train stations

                          Convention centers

                          • Lygon Street - 4000 ft

                          Shopping areas

                          Universities, Institutes

                          • Monash University - 2000 ft

                          Theaters

                          • Regent Theatre - 2.2 mi
                          • Her Majesty's Theatre - 2.3 mi
                          • Princess Theatre - 2.3 mi

                          Galleries

                          • State Library of Victoria - 2.2 mi

                          Golf courses and Country clubs

                          Underground stations

                          Local attractions

                          • The Ian Potter Museum of Art - 1.4 mi
                            Swanston Street, Melbourne
                          • Melbourne Museum - 1.8 mi
                            11 Nicholson St, Melbourne
                          • State Library of Victoria - 2.2 mi
                            328 Swanston Street, Melbourne
                          • Grainger Museum - 1.5 mi
                            Royal Parade, Melbourne
                          • Royal Exhibition Building - 2.0 mi
                            Carlton Gardens, Melbourne

                          Near the hotel

                          • The Johnston Collection - 200 ft
                            Meet at Hilton on the Park Hotel, Melbourne
                          • Melbourne Zoo - 3400 ft
                            Elliot Ave, Melbourne

                          Restaurants nearby

                          • The Plough Hotel - 1200 ft

                            Address: 333 Barkly St

                            Cuisine: Australian

                          • The Green Refectory Cafe - 1300 ft

                            Address: 115 Sydney Road Tram Stop 19

                            96% likes this, based on 12 reviews
                            Cuisine: International

                          • Iku Yakitori - 1500 ft

                            Address: 139 Sydney Rd
                            Phone: 03 93804027

                            58% likes this, based on 27 reviews
                            Cuisine: Japanese
                            Price Range: USD 10 - USD 36

                          • The Green Refectory - 1300 ft

                            Address: 115 Sydney Rd Brunswick 3056 VIC

                            73% likes this, based on 30 reviews

                          • Mule - 1400 ft

                            Address: 146 Sydney Road
                            Phone: (03)9388 8933

                            Cuisine: Australian

                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  2 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  10 am
                          • Year renovated:
                            2011
                          • Number of rooms:
                            70

                          Hotel Awards

                          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMelbourneBest Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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                          Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn Reviews

                          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn

                          Average guest rating

                          8.6out of 10
                          Superb
                          Based on 80 reviews

                          Guest reviews

                          • Couple
                            9.2

                            The motel fulfill my special request without any problems, I.E. early check-in, and late check-out. And because I suffer from insomnia, and had requested the quietest room, the motel was wonderful in giving the quietest room possible. I really appreciated this. Also love the fact that the tram stops literally in front of the motel, so it's 'a skip, a hop, and a jump' to get into the city centre with a short tram ride!

                            Nothing of major issue. Only the cold water top in the shower fell out every time I had a shower, that's more funny than annoying.

                          • Family with children
                            9.4

                            This was our 3rd stay at this motor inn. It is convenient to the city, tram right outside door, not far from Sydney Road shops and restaurants. The Motor Inn had been upgraded since our last stay, very clean and comfortable. Staff very friendly. We will be returning again, I would recommend this Motor Inn.

                          • Group of friends
                            7.8

                            close to trams, proximity to my destination, well equipped apartment ,and cleanliness of it.

                            nothing to dislike. was good value for money.

                          • Single
                            7.4

                            The room had all that was required. In booking there should be a statement re the multi storey nature of the motel and no lifts. People with climbing difficulties might not be able to negotiate 3 flights of stairs. Meal delivery was delivered as requested and very tasty. Cleaners did a good jobn. Staff were pleasant, friendly and effecient.

                            There needs to be a lift to allow people to use upper floors if they have a walking disability. Carrying heavy luggage up 3 flights of stairs is not fun and potentially dangerous.

                          • Older travelers
                            7.0

                            The beds were really comfortable and we had everything that we required. The kitchenette was clean and had all that we needed. The room was large and we had free parking in the area under the rooms.

                            We felt that the hotel was expensive for the standard of the room. It was older style and quite noisy. Most of the noise was from the road outside the hotel. We really needed the internet, but it was very expensive so we didn't use it. For the money that we paid per night ( $165), there was a large room with a kitchenette and free parking, but for the age of the hotel and its fittings we paid way too much. Breakfast was not included and had we ordered this, the room would have been about $190 a night. This is what we normally pay for a 5 star hotel in Europe, and this hotel while comfortable and adequate was not anywhere near being a 5 star hotel.

                          • Older travelers
                            8.8

                            clean, comfortable acomodation and friendly staff.

                          • Older travelers
                            8.2

                            We requested a quiet room and it was. The Motor Inn has been refurbished. The staff were pleasant and allowed us to leave our car in the shade for the day whilst we caught a tram into Melbourne.

                            Lack of a lift.

                          • Group of friends
                            7.4

                            Availability of in-room spa, convenient location, easy parking.

                            Smoking area on landing outside our room.

                          • Single
                            8.8

                            The location was very convenient, close to trams and the city, local shops and cafes.

                          • Family with children
                            7.0

                            Nice and helpful staff, beautiful park over road

                            We had to get cabs to and from equitana, would be awesome if we could have got a tram easily

                          • Group of friends
                            7.4

                            It was situated in a good position to get into the city & has recently been upgraded & now looks good.

                          • Older travelers
                            7.4

                            convience to the city

                            noise from other guests

                          • Older travelers
                            10.0

                            We liked the reception area and the staff who were very knowledgeable and helpful and we particularly liked the tasteful room we had which was both comfortable and pleasant.

                            We thought that the exterior needed some maintenance and noted that painting was underway.. The stairwell also could be better cleaned and refurbished.

                          • Older travelers
                            8.2

                            It was convenient for the places we were visiting, well priced and very comfortable.

                          • Older travelers
                            8.8

                            Shopping, Family catch up & airport drop off

                            Top floor with no lifts

                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel Best Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn Melbourne location
                          Show big map »

                          Hotel Address:

                          Cnr Royal Pde & Park St, Carlton North, Melbourne, Australia, 3054

                          Get directions
                          City Center
                          • Melbourne
                            5.1 mi
                          Airports
                          Train Stations
                          • Royal Exhibition Building
                            2.0 mi
                          • State Library of Victoria
                            2.2 mi
                          Underground stations
                          • Melbourne Central Station
                            2.2 mi
                          Restaurants
                          • The Plough Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
                            1200 ft
                          • The Green Refectory
                            1300 ft
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  2 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  10 am
                          • Year renovated:
                            2011
                          • Number of rooms:
                            70

                          Hotel Awards

                          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMelbourneBest Western Melbourne'S Princes Park Motor Inn

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Spa Hotels in Australia

                          Use Badge