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Bell Motel

| Cnr Patterson & Bell Streets, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia (Formerly Golden Chain Bell Motor Inn)
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  • Preston Market
    0.9 km
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 3 days ago
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Stayed for 3 nights with family. Very comfy hotel, well equipped... more
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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for 3 nights with family. Very comfy hotel, well equipped large rooms with large tv, fridge, microwave and kettle. Giant bed was very comfortable. Breakfast had good selection of cereals, breads etc. all very satisfying. Ten minute walk to tram and train to centre. Plenty of restaurants an bars nearby. Staff were all very helpful. Will certainly go back.

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Paul & Sue for the one night stay! Very friendly persons and everything was very clean! Breakfast ends at 9:30 and at 9:20 we got new milk, toast etc. - that's how it always should be. The breakfast terrace is very nice. Stayed there one night and everything was pretty good.

Thank Laura P
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have spent 4 nights in the Bell Motel. Must admit we have stayed at many motels and was a bit concerned about this one, it was unknown to us. There was no need to worry, the motel is older, however it is very clean and very comfortable. I understand it is currently going through a bathroom up grade. The...

Thank Lloyd Judy M
Wodonga, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a spa room which has a king bed and plenty of space on ground floor. Too busy to use spa but will book same again due to the bed and space. Paul is a great operator. Would recommend you stay here. Close to tram into center of Melbourne city center (40 mins). Basic but ideal self catered breakfast.

Thank mclean298
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked two rooms for family over the Christmas period and could not have been happier with the motel, and particularly the owner who met us on Christmas Day with much good cheer! It may be a budget hotel but has first class service. Thankyou for making us so welcome!

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely adored this place! We were after something inexpensive as it was just a one night stay right near the funeral home we had to visit the following morning. I was not expecting top notch service and immaculate room with the price we paid. The owner was such a lovely bloke, obviously very dedicated to his motel and takes...

Thank Carlie U
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On a budget, the Bell offers the best value for money in the area. Rooms are clean, comfortable & quiet. Staff are so friendly & helpful. While breakfast is basic and the only dining offered, there are many choices for other meals within walking distance. I've stayed there now several times, my thanks to the host.

Thank stevetheskinner
Echuca, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was greeted at reception by the owner. He explained that I had been allocated a room that was accessible from outside and inside the motel. Plenty of room for parking. While unloading the owner assisted me moving our belongings into the room. We had a great nights sleep and found it not to be too noisy. A continental breakfast...

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We can not imagine our any Melbourne stay without Bell Motel. It's like to be at home and you feel owners have been ready to help you anytime you need. Nice, quiet and clean place not far from highway or public transport stations.

Thank Zdenek U
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This was a good and very friendly budget Motel. In a perfect area, close to good eating spots, trendy little bars and more importantly my daughters house. It was also close to La Trobe University and Northland shopping centre. I would recommend and stay here again.

Thank Brendan M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looking for Melbourne accommodation in a great location?At the Bell Motel, you are perfectly situated to explore and experience the delights of Melbourne. Conveniently located in Preston and only 20 minutes to Melbourne's CBD and Tullamarine Airport, 10 minutes to the Ring Road and Eastlink and close to a direct train route to the MCG, Etihad Stadium and Melbourne's Tennis Centre, the Bell Motel is ideally situated to meet the needs of both corporate and leisure travellers. The motel is located close to the Mercy, Austin, Heidelberg Repatriation and Warringal hospitals. Direct public transport to hospitals is nearby. We are also situated close to the Darebin International sporting complex. The Bell Motel offers true country charm close to the heart of the city. The motel has 33 rooms, including spa suites, which are well appointed and provide comfortable, secure and affordable accommodation.Free continental breakfast is also included. Our conference room can seat up to 30 people and provides excellent facilities for your next business meeting. Take a dip in our outdoor pool or chill out in our landscaped BBQ area - perfect for the busy executive or weary traveller. Access to the metropolitan and western ring roads is close by and tram, rail and bus networks are only a short walk away. We aim to provide a clean, safe and comfortable experience without being in a crowded environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bell Motel

Address: | Cnr Patterson & Bell Streets, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia (Formerly Golden Chain Bell Motor Inn)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Darebin > Preston
Price Range: $123 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bell Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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“Ask for room not on road side.”
 of 5 bubbles johnsZ1054BE, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Spa rooms are larger with big beds as well.”
 of 5 bubbles mclean298, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for a Corporate room”
 of 5 bubbles DaveS962, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from Bell St are quiet. Get a downstairs room if any difficulty with heavy bags. Softer pillow top or firm mattresses available.”
 of 5 bubbles JenniferM471, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms along driveway allow headlights to shine in sides of window/sliding door.”
 of 5 bubbles kjhock73, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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