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Numurkah, Australia
Reviewed 24 February 2011

These people are running a scam. You book, then on arrival, find no motel at the address provided just a construction site (none of this was mentioned in the phone calls we made to complete the booking), then your informed, after about 20 un-answered calls to them, we finally got someone, and were informed that they've booked you somewhere else,...

10Thank jbarn99
Reviewed 15 January 2011

We booked 3 nights acc through our travel agent,in early Dec for our holiday in january .Charnwood motel took our booking even though they where renovating,(people in the area said they have been for the last 3 months).she took all of the money out of our visa as we had to give her credit card details to hold the rooms.She...

5Thank snorkel69
Reviewed 18 February 2010

The price and location plus appearance on the web made this a good choice. I was in a hurry and made the mistake of not checking the Trip Advisor reviews. If the wet and smelly carpet was not there I would have found it OK at the price point. The parking was rather tight but we were able to park...

Thank David L
Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2010

Although located on a relatively quiet, leafy side street, this place is the pits. This "hotel" is basically a former block of cheap housing commission flats/apartments. The rooms are absolutely disgusting: an obviously unpainted patch of ceiling in one corner surrounding a supposed fire alarm, cracked and messily patched plaster walls, an obvious section of wall left unpainted and screws...

Thank WalkiesKingPin
Reviewed 3 December 2009

On arrival we were met with a $50 key deposit. The worn out and dirty carpet on the stairs and the loose/wobbly hand rail on the landing were just the start. No milk for coffee, dirty room, peeling paint and plaster repairs. I will let the photo's give you an idea of the rest.

1Thank TheBoss63
Reviewed 31 October 2009

If your after 'just a bed for the night" then Charnwood will do. Whilst it is just budget accomodation the rooms are clean, spacious and within walking distance to Fitzroy St. Room rates are good for what you get. Dont expect anything too flash but it did the job for what we wanted. Would stay again if need be.

1Thank nekkro
south australia
Reviewed 30 December 2008

stayed 2 nights real problem with the bed and banging headboard leave it to your imagination room looks like the cleaner visits once in a blue moon looks nice when booked over the web nice street. real close to the espy in st kilda but management were unfriendly and not helpful glad we ate out. even the cups looked dirty...

1Thank lem63
Reviewed 22 November 2008

What an absolutely disgusting hotel. Not only were the staff rude, but the room was filthy. I would have at least expected a clean room. The air con was so noisy I had to turn it off so I could hear the TV that would not tune in. Just to top it off I am pretty sure the noisy people...

3Thank Nyoman W
South Yarra
Reviewed 5 November 2008

Not much to say about this place.. Its not that cheap but it sure looks budget.. Its on a nice street but the wrong side of the street (right next to a highway!).. The service is pretty terrible, their internet service is extremely slow.. the inhouse menu is terribly overpriced, and the eggs were undercooked.. I guess I'd stay there...

2Thank SouthYarraJade

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Additional Information about Charnwood Motor Inn

Address: 3 Charnwood Rd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Port Phillip > St Kilda
Also Known As:
Charnwood Motor Inn St Kilda, Greater Melbourne
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