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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This is more of a tribute as I just learnt they have made way for a townhouses project. We stayed twice in Oct '14 and May '15, It was good value and great location, very spacious units and well maintained 80s style interior. Anyone knows a good substitute for this?

4Thank maxcjc
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Comfortable, clean, lovely private balcony. This motel is a gem. I've stayed here before on one of the ground room floors and loved it just the same. You would not know that you were so close to Melbourne city with views of plants and trees through the windows (ground floor). I've needed peace and quiet on both my visits and...

Thank Rosalie F
Bendigo, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2015

My husband was seriously ill in the RMH and to save time rather than travelling to Bendigo each day I was recommended by a friend to stay at the Parade Inn. On arriving I was greeted warmly by the Receptionist who gave me instructions where to catch the tram to the hospital. It was a very hot day - I...

1Thank auntymopp
Reviewed 22 November 2015

This place seems to have been meticulously maintained since its opening some time in the '70s or early '80s. Quite a heritage piece that sadly will be no more as January 2016 thanks to conversion to luxury townhouses. If you do stay before then and want to sleep in past 7am, ask for a room away from the construction on...

Thank Rob F
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Great place for convenience to everything. While the Motel is rather 'tired' could not complain about the cleanliness of the room. Rather sad to hear the property is being closed late January for a new development. This is our third stay and hope to have another before January.

2Thank Jaybee62
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Good location near Melbourne Uni. Close to transport & Brunswick eateries. Room was clean, but the lighting was dim. Promised internet did not work. No milk in room for tea & coffee. Would suggest you stay at Vibe down the road.

Thank noelatlarge
Surrey England
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This motel is a little way out of town. You can walk to the centre in about 25 minutes but there is a bus service that stops outside. You do have to go to one of the local shops to get a card for the bus. If you are lucky the motel will have cards left by previous guests. The...

1Thank Silverpablito
Blue Mountains, Australia
Reviewed 8 April 2015

The good: Convenient location. The room was spotless however the aged look of the furnishings and fittings gave the appearance of it not being clean. The not so good: The air conditioner was very clunky and noisy. The bed was uncomfortable. The facilities and services such as the breakfast reinforced the message that what you were getting was very basic.

1Thank Jon B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 March 2015

The well set out room had two comfortable beds - one queen and one single with the kitchenette including both a table as well as bench space for eating. My room had a nice outlook from the windows into green shrubbery. For a well priced (if you are a "Golden Chain member you receive an extra 10% discount) quiet, relaxing...

2Thank Rosalie F
Warrnambool, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2015

So many things to like here.....great value, perfect location, friendly staff, free breakfast, very clean rooms, free parking, free wifi, close to the hospital I needed to visit, my husbands favourite thing was the opening windows, and the kids loved the ice machine. Our only problem was we were right down the back so the wifi signal was no great...

1Thank Maddloe

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Parade Inn, offering traditional motel accommodation, located just 4km north of Melbourne’s CBD on Royal Parade, between Princes Park and Royal Park. Offering free onsite parking, easy access to the city via tram service, and breakfast in our bistro. Our AAA Toursim 3½ Star Rating and Golden Chain membership is your assurance of quality accommodation at a moderate price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Parade Inn

Address: 539 Royal Pde, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia (Formerly Flag Inn Parkville)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range: $101 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Parade Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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“Ground rooms have garden views, first floor rooms have private balconies.”
R0salieF, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Corner suites are large and sunny”
auntymopp, 26 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quieter”
Silverpablito, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“If wifi is important ask for a room close to reception.”
Maddloe, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“all rooms seem comfortable the hotel will honor requests for ground floor room if you do not want to use the stairs.”
janisagannet, 14 Jan 2015 | Read review
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