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Golden Palms Motel - Grovedale, Geelong

3 star Hotel Geelong

234 Torquay Rd - Geelong

Price starting from AUD 110.00
For a truly memorable stay in Victoria which won't leave a hole in your pocket, the Golden Palms Motel is a favorite amongst business professionals and holidaymakers alike. This 3-star hotel in Geelong is conveniently located for visitors to the Great Ocean Road, and is within easy reach of Melbourne Avalon Airport. The lovely golden sands of Torquay Beach are just 10 minutes away, along with Geelong center, which offers all the attractions of a port city.

Don't hesitate to consult the welcoming hospitality team for things to see and do in the vicinity, including the 12 Apostles rock formations about an hour away, as well as the stunning sights of the Bellarine Peninsula. This low-cost Victoria hotel make the ideal stopover for your onwards travel or a more leisurely break.

Guests can expect good standards of comfort as well as a range of onsite benefits, including front desk fax services, laundry room, city maps and tourist information, and ample free parking.

Only service dogs are allowed at this property.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 9.1 Wonderful!
Based on 3 hotel reviews © 2014

As this was our first stay here we were very pleased with the friendliness of staf...

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Breakfast at Golden Palms Motel

A full breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Facilities at Golden Palms Motel

  • Internet/Email services
  • City tour
  • Barbecue
  • Laundry room
  • Free parking

Know before you go

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Check-in: between 2 PM and 8 PM.

Check-out: before 10 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 10.00 (for 4 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 10 (for 4 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: AUD 10 (for 4 hours, rates may vary)
  • Early check-in fee: AUD 50.00
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 30.00
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

Official Australia STAR Rating provided by AAA Tourism Pty Ltd
AAA Tourism Pty Ltd assigns an official STAR Rating for accommodations in Australia. This Motel property is rated 3.5 stars and is displayed on this page as 3 stars.










Golden Palms Motel reviews

9.7 Outstanding!
  • June 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Australia

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7.7 Good
  • July 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

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Room Details

Golden Palms Motel has 17 guest rooms, all featuring climate control and free Wi-Fi. Kitchen amenities include refrigerators and microwaves, making it possible to dine in while you travel.

Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy televisions with digital channels. Business travelers will have access to phones during their Geelong visit. Additional guest comforts include air conditioning, coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with showers, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Mini fridge
  • Extra beds
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room ironing facilities
  • TV
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Wireless Internet access

How to reach Golden Palms Motel

By car
From the Ring Road: Turn left at the Grovedale exit of the Ring Road, then at the McDonalds Sign at the Waurn Ponds Shopping centre. (pictured below) turn right into Pioneer Road. Follow this road all the way to the T intersection where you will see Golden Palms Motel.

From Colac: Follow the the Princes highway past the Ring Road turn off and turn right into Pioneer road at the McDonalds sign at the Waurn Ponds Shopping centre. Follow this road all the way to the T intersection where you will see Golden Palms Motel.

Distances from Golden Palms Motel

Geelong Showground - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Simonds Stadium - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Kardinia Park - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Geelong Performing Arts Center - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Geelong Golf Course - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Warbird Air Adventures - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Lake Connwarre - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Surf World Museum - 14 km / 8.7 mi
Jirrahlinga Koala and Wildlife Sanctuary - 14.1 km / 8.8 mi
Torquay Golf Club - 15.6 km / 9.7 mi
Barwon Heads Golf Club - 15.7 km / 9.7 mi
Bell's Beach - 19.2 km / 12 mi
Lonsdale Golf Club - 24.8 km / 15.4 mi
Point Lonsdale Beach - 25.7 km / 16 mi
Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park - 25.8 km / 16 mi
The preferred airport for Golden Palms Motel is Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 74 km / 46 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Golden Palms Motel

  • Free parking