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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Good price and location however the motel is located on a busy road with the noise a bit disruptive at night. Older style motel in need of updating and needs to be cleaned more thoroughly. The rooms were a good size with no real facilities Ok for a overnight stop off. Service was friendly.

Thank RoyalTraveller26
Traralgon, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Stayed for two nights and found the location excellent, close to Jetty Road. The rooms seem to have recently been revamped. Very comfortable beds and soft pillows. Extremely clean and tidy. Comfortable stay.

3Thank Marlene L
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 June 2015

If you are looking for a clean comfortable no frills hotel this will serve the purpose. A place to sleep shower and get out and about, not to spend the day in. Close to excellent restaurants, friendly, helpful check in. Just right when there for a purpose and wanting economical clean sleeping quarters

Thank Bill R
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 28 May 2015

The rooms are a bit outdated, actually its kinda like you have gone back in time. But everything in the room is spotless clean, the bed is easy on the back and the bathroom is a good size with good water pressure. It's in a good central location making it easy for you to walk anywhere for a feed or...

1Thank Pharcyde7K
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Rooms where clean recently decorated, bathrooms made over, thumbs up . This place was cheap and good enough to stay in if you only want a bed, Staff where very friendly and helpful, I would stay here again

Thank Rob B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Staying in the Buffalo Motor Inn is like a trip back to the 1950's. It is a red brick motel in the old style nestled between big multi-story modern buildings. But the rooms are clean and comfortable and the location is fabulous! It is only a very short walk to the Marina and all the restaurants and views. It is...

Thank weaver555
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We stayed here for one night over the long weekend. It was one place I found that did not double their prices for the weekend. Central to everything. Rooms were clean, bed comfortable. We had a room at the rear of the property so there was no problem with street noise. Would definately recommend the Buffalo Inn for a stay...

Thank moongara
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Glenelg is a Paradise Location - we stayed here at the Buffolo Motel last week. The check-in lady on our first night must have been a relative of the owner - On our second night the check in lady Eileen was the complete opposite - so helpful. Eileen was interested, bright engaging and provided all the information we needed. Room...

Thank sandyinmelbourne
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

This was a disappointing stay. The room was clean & presentable but the shower was pathetic, more like a light spray & the shower curtain stuck to you with the vacume affect. Thin walls meant you could hear everything. The most annoying thing though was getting a knock at the door at 9 by the cleaner. If a hotel says...

1Thank SonyaLeeJohnston
Ardrossan, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here with our 5month old daughter after a wedding. Check in was quick and easy, and staff were very friendly. The room was a good size, big enough to fit our portacot, and our bed was SO comfy! Good facilities, such as tea/coffee, microwave, toaster, iron, bar fridge and nice size tv. Shower not so...

Thank JessicaBrown1

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Located in seaside Glenelg overlooking picturesque Holdfast Shores Marina and Wigley Reserve. The closest motel to the beach, just a short walk to the many cafes, restaurants and hotels and cosmopolitan Jetty Road Shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buffalo Motor Inn

Address: 766 Anzac Hwy, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Glenelg
Price Range: $112 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Buffalo Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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“Make sure room is not facing the road.”
 of 5 bubbles U2Sisters, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Could request car park on ground level with room nearby!”
 of 5 bubbles austrav2015, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms downstairs are more convenient, and you can walk to all on offer.”
 of 5 bubbles EricJ916, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floor is probably better if possible”
 of 5 bubbles robynt357, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“ask for ground floor if you have heavy bags”
 of 5 bubbles BeirutMoores, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
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