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Buffalo Motor Inn

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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Buffalo Motor Inn

Buffalo Motor Inn

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHoldfast Marina4 min walk
  • Popular LocationGlenelg Beach4 min walk
  • Popular LocationGlenelg Jetty7 min walk
  • AirportAdelaide, SA (ADL)11 min drive

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About this area

Adelaide

Buffalo Motor Inn is located near the beach and in a walkable area with good shopping. Rundle Mall and Adelaide Central Market are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Glenelg Beach and Brighton Beach. Check out an event or a game at Adelaide Oval, and consider making time for Adelaide Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Beachhouse - 3 min walk
  • Holdfast Marina - 4 min walk
  • Glenelg Beach - 4 min walk
  • Glenelg Town Hall - 6 min walk
  • Glenelg Jetty - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Adelaide Hove Station - 6 min drive
  • Adelaide, SA (ADL) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Wharf - 3 min walk
  • Oyster Bar - 4 min walk
  • Zucca - 4 min walk
  • Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club - 4 min walk
  • Zest - 5 min walk

About this property

Buffalo Motor Inn

3.5-star Adelaide motel in Glenelg, walk to Glenelg Beach
Laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and free self-parking are available at this smoke-free motel. WiFi in public areas is free. All 36 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, hairdryers and safes.
Buffalo Motor Inn offers 36 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM: AUD 16.5 for adults and AUD 16.50 for children
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Malay

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 4:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 4:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to August 31 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Breakfast
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 200.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 16.5 for adults and AUD 16.50 for children (approximately)

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This hotel will place an authorization for AUD200 for all bookings 48 hours prior to check-in.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Buffalo Motor Glenelg
Buffalo Motor Inn
Buffalo Motor Inn Glenelg
Buffalo Motor Inn Motel
Buffalo Motor Inn Glenelg
Buffalo Motor Inn Motel Glenelg

Frequently asked questions

4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 173 out of 474 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 198 out of 474 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 86 out of 474 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 474 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 474 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.3/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
No utensils
Stayed 5 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
All was good
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Terrible traffic noise from outside made sleeping difficult. Good proximity to restaurants.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021