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Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 September 2013

This is a great place to spend a night, or two,or three or more. Everything was as it should be, but frequently isn't in lots of other places. Our one bedroom apartment, although a little dated, was very comfortable and had all the amenities one could wish for including flat panel TV, a DVD player and surprise, surprise, dozens of... More 

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Thank Keith R
Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Keith & Val Thank you very much for your great review of our motel we really appreciate it. We agree that the rooms are a little dated & it would be nice if our landlord upgraded the motel. However we ensure that everything is in good working order & that the rooms are spotlessly clean. We believe that the... More 

England
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22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our one night stop here and agree that the host is very welcoming. We were impressed by the DVD choices and free wifi. We found a nice inn for food in the evening and enjoyed a pleasant walk around the harbour area in the morning. Martin was full of helpful advice and our visit left a positive... More 

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Thank Warksy
Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Warksy, Thank you for your review of our motel and for your kind words about me. We all try very hard to make our guests feel welcome & we adopt the philosophy that we are welcoming you into or home. We have a great DVD library with well over 400 DVD's and these are all free for our guests.... More 

Geelong
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28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Arrived in Robe at short notice found the Best Western by shear chance after a short drive through town. The owner was absolutely fantastic and extremely helpful with settling in provided a map of town with attractions and places to eat including a free drink voucher for local cafe. Rooms were comfortable, extremely clean and great hot showers! Short walk... More 

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Thank Kaiser_Jonty_Geelong
Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Kaiser_Jonty Geelong, Thank you for your great review of our property we really appreciate it. We are in arguably the best position of any motel in Robe with just a short walk to the beach, the town centre & restaurants. We try very hard to keep our rooms spotlessly clean and it's nice to know that this was noticed.... More 

australia
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57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2013

We were travelling around Sth Aust and Vic and by chance called into this older style hotel just back from the water. We were greeted and given a comprehensive run down and shown our room which had been warmed before our arrival. The unit/ room was of an older style but had tv, DVD, and everything you might need. The... More 

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Thank Shez54
Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi shezcayleyAustralia, Thank you so much for your lovely review of our property we really appreciate it. WE try very hard to keep our rooms spotlessly clean and fully maintained. When we get reviews like yours we know we are succeeding with our housekeeping. WE do hope to see you again Kindest regards Martin Stanley More 

Cairns, Australia
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2013 via mobile

We stayed in a standard room at this motel for two nights before beginning our trip of the great ocean road. We arrived in cold windy weather, were checked in quickly, given a local map with all attractions and restaurants highlighted and shown to our room which had the heater turned on in advance. We received a run down of... More 

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Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Jayceebee57, Thank you for your great review of our property. We understand that our property is an older one & we do our best to keep it well maintained and we are very particular about the cleanliness. We try our best to give outstanding service & most of the time we succeed in this endeavor. We hope to see... More 

Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Stayed here for one night for a short weekend getaway. Chose the spa room and it was a good decision after 4hours of driving to relax in a nice bath. We arrived at about 1.45pm and was received by Martin. Lovely gentleman who showed us the room, showed us how to operate the TV, DVD, Spa bath and the heater.... More 

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Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Danroz75, Thank you for your great review of our property. We do try very hard to give good service as that is what business is all about. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay & we look forward to seeing you again. Kindest regards Martin Stanley More 

London
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59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Stayed here for one night on our trip from Sydney to Adelaide. Great location, walk to everything robe offers. Robe a lovely town, only wish we could have stayed another night. Bed was the most comfortable we had slept in on our travels, of all the best westerns we stayed in including a very modern/new one in Victoria. Martin and... More 

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Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi susannejj, Thank you for your lovely review of our property we really appreciate it & we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We try very hard to keep up the maintenance & the cleanliness of our rooms & we obviously succeeded in your case. We are in a great position in Robe being a short walk to all... More 

Pakenham, Australia
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2013

I can see the owner works very hard to maintain the upkeep of this motel it must be a nightmare but he's is doing a fantastic job I stayed in a standard double BUT lets call a spade a spade,its very old,the room was very small and the bathroom is a joke. To even be considered any more than 3... More 

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Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi olmate, Thank you for your review of our motel. Best Western has absolutely nothing to do with the Star Rating of a property. This is independently carried out by AAA Tourism on behalf of the motoring bodies. Our assessment by them was done in March this year & we maintained our 3.5 star rating. We know we have an... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2013

We arrived on a squally wet afternoon, something not unusual for Robe we believe. The manager was friendly and amusing and suggested a DVD from his library as a good way to spend a rainy evening. We were amazed to find some of the very latest films, including one we particularly wanted to see. He showed us personally to the... More 

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Thank David M
Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi David M, Thank you for your great review of our mote it is really appreciated. Our DVD library is just the thing for those wild & woolly nights we sometimes get in Robe. We do show each guest to their room & show them how everything works in the room. We believe this personalised service sets us apart from... More 

Gisborne, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We loved our stay in Robe. This motel is well located. It was the cleanest, best maintained, best equipped place that we stayed in. The apartment was a good size and we had access to a free DVD library. On site laundry was helpful. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Thank Colleen K
Martin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments, responded to this review

Hi ColleenK, Thank you for your great review of our motel. As has been said before our apartments are a great size & we strive hard to maintain our cleanliness & maintenance of them. We hope you enjoyed your holiday in our lovely part of the world & we do hope to see you again. kind regards Martin Stanley More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Arguably in the best position in Robe with a short walk to the CBD, beach & restaurants we have rooms to suit all travelers from our standard rooms to spacious family 1 and 2 bedroom suites. All rooms have FREE WIFI, FREE Fox sports, FREE DVD Library, queen sized beds & air-conditioning; some with spa baths. Get in quick & come and stay at the best location in Robe; it’s so easy to walk everywhere from here! Rated number 1 in Robe by TripAdvisor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments

Address: 20 Smillie St, Robe, South Australia 5276, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Robe
Price Range: $128 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Melaleuca Motel & Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“This property have units - large with full kitchen facilities. Would recommend for a family.”
 of 5 bubbles wendysP8459QA, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You might like one with an outdoor area where you can sit outside”
 of 5 bubbles DrDina79, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was big”
 of 5 bubbles kendo59, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are motel style.”
 of 5 bubbles SandraT191, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“From one of the previous reviews I think it would be better to have a 2 bedroom unit.”
 of 5 bubbles suehazpat, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
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