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    Otway Gate Motel

    52-56 Murray St E, Colac, Victoria 3250, Australia
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 95 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed just the one night here we wanted a double room but all that was left was a family room which they let us have for the price of a double...they did say to us that this was the only rooms that had not...More

    Thank Audrey184
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We only stayed one night passing through but were very pleased with our choice. Updated modern rooms, very clean and comfortable. Will gladly come back. Excellent value for money and good amenities. Friendly staff.

    Thank anetka818
    Response from berylt783, Owner at Otway Gate MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your fantastic review. When doing up the rooms our aim was just as you have stated. Modern, clean and comfortable. I do hope we will see you again.

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    I stay regularly at the Otway Gate Motel and always find the staff and owners friendly and very helpful. The rooms are always tidy and well serviced. Location is a short walk into town. The breakfasts delivered to the room are basic but adequate and...More

    Thank eddievanhorik
    Response from berylt783, Owner at Otway Gate MotelResponded 23 May 2017

    Hi Eddie. Thank you for a great review. It is a pleasure to have you stay with us so often.

    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    Situated on the main road into Colac, this motel might look a bit tired at first glance, but exceeded our expectations once inside the room. Fully gutted and renovated, the room was spotlessly clean and bright. The bathroom was the highlight with a generous-sized shower...More

    Thank lynnbb2017
    Response from berylt783, Owner at Otway Gate MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Hi Lynn. Thank you for a fantastic review. Unfortunately we couldn't try the extractor fans before purchasing but I guess they are all a little noisy when fitted into the window. We had no other option. 100% better with them than without.

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    A friend and I enjoyed our 5 night stay in the Otway Gate Motel's 2 bedroom house which is across the road from the main motel. Beryl gave us a warm and friendly welcome, the house was very clean and comfortable, and it contained everything...More

    Thank RobbieO12
    Response from berylt783, Owner at Otway Gate MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Hi Robbie012. Thank you for your review. Pleased to say the light has been replaced as it had a faulty balist (evidently like a starter but fitted into the light structure). Definitely an electricians job. We do hope to see you again next year. PS...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$79 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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