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10 Best Hotels in Footscray

Footscray Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
90 Droop Street, Footscray, VIC
The price is AU$80 per night
0.54 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (422 reviews)

"Customer service was excellent, matress and size of bed spectacular, solid location to everything, laundry + usual room stuff. Would of rated excellent overall except shower head is not for people over 5ft 10. Likely to use again."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Footscray Motor Inn
Plough Hotel
3.5 out of 5
333 Barkly Street, Footscray, VIC
The price is AU$89 per night
0.44 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (330 reviews)

"Liked walking distance to a lot of restaurants and cafes and train station. Was on a very busy corner"…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2020

Plough Hotel
Palms Motel
3 out of 5
50 Geelong Road, Footscray, VIC
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0.29 km from city centre
2.3/5 (185 reviews)
DISGUSTING & FERRAL+*+*****+++

"This Motel should be close down .Never book this motel better to sleep on the street."…"

Reviewed on 2 Feb. 2017

Palms Motel
Modern Inner West Stay
3.5 out of 5
16 Sydney Street, Footscray, VIC
The price is AU$130 per night
0.93 km from city centre
2.7/5 (3 reviews)
Disgraceful I want a refund

"The property shown is not the property I booked 1 hour before checkin they sent me to a different address Back doors not lock Stains on doona and couches Tv not work and no remote Two half used toilet rolls No wifi as stated Bins full Holes in walls"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2019

Modern Inner West Stay
Spacious Urban Oasis in Central Location
4.5 out of 5
603/56 Nicholson Street, Footscray, VIC
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0.19 km from city centre
Spacious Urban Oasis in Central Location
Sub Penthouse On Barkly Street
3.5 out of 5
250 Barkly St, Footscray, VIC
The price is AU$320 per night
0.15 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (3 reviews)
Horrible experience

"We will never book with you again!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Apr. 2020

Sub Penthouse On Barkly Street
Brand new Inner City garden Studio by Sedonia
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0.61 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Great location - clean modern unit

"Great place to stay while exploring Melbourne. Near public transportation. Wonderful and thoughtful host. Very comfortable and clean accommodations."…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar. 2020

Brand new Inner City garden Studio by Sedonia
Red Door Footscray - Large Family Accommodation - 7km to Melbourne CBD
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1.39 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Beautiful house!

"Great house, close to city, very clean, accurate listing!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Dec. 2019

Red Door Footscray - Large Family Accommodation - 7km to Melbourne CBD
Macpherson Luxe 4BR House by A&J
36 Macpherson St, Footscray, VIC
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0.88 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)
Spot on

"Excellent and as advertised"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Macpherson Luxe 4BR House by A&J
Elegant 2BR@Footscray Station
59 Paisley Street, Unit 904, Footscray, VIC
The price is AU$278 per night
0.23 km from city centre
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"Very comfortable ."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Elegant 2BR@Footscray Station
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Visiting Footscray

Visitors to Footscray are sure to enjoy the shopping. Tourists can also enjoy the city's art, spas, and university setting. Melbourne Cricket Ground, St. Kilda Beach, and Flemington Racecourse are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 1261 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Melbourne
  • The closest major airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) 7.9 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) 15 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Footscray

Notable places to visit in the larger region include Melbourne Cricket Ground, St. Kilda Beach, and Flemington Racecourse. Additionally, in the area you'll find Etihad Stadium and Melbourne Zoo.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 7 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Footscray. Below are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Plough Hotel - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Footscray Motor Inn - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms at this motel. This 3.5-star motel features a restaurant, free parking, and a bar.
  • Palms Motel - With a stay at this 3-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a 24-hour front desk, along with in-room flat-screen TVs.

In the surrounding area, popular places to see include Queen Victoria Market, located 3.3 mi (5.4 from the city center, and SEA LIFE Melbourne, which is 3.6 mi (5.8 away.

Getting Around Footscray

You can access metro transit at Footscray Station, Middle Footscray Station, and West Footscray Station. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a car rental for your journey.

Dressing for Footscray

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 78°F during the day and 52°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 71°F, while the average at night is 43°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 64°F with nighttime averages of 42°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 76°F and nighttime averages of 47°F
  • Footscray gets about 25.79 inches of rain per year
  • Usually January and February are the hottest months with an average of 77°F, whereas July and August are often coldest, averaging 43°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Footscray?
Plough Hotel is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Footscray Motor Inn is another favourite option for your stay based on reviews.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Footscray, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Footscray.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Footscray?
Based on reviews, Palms Motel is a popular 3-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free parking and air conditioning.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday in Footscray?
Plough Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Palms Motel and Footscray Motor Inn. Also, attractions in the area such as SEA LIFE Melbourne and Melbourne Star Observation Wheel are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in Footscray?
Plough Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options to stay near the beach include Footscray Motor Inn and Palms Motel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to St Kilda Beach or Brighton Beach.
What is the best spa hotel in Footscray?
Footscray Motor Inn is a highly recommended spa hotel with a bar.
How is it to stay in Footscray?
Visitors to Footscray will definitely enjoy the shopping. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s art, university setting and riverfront. Top sights around the area include Flemington Racecourse, Marvel Stadium and Queen Victoria Market. In Footscray, there are 16 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Footscray?
A couple of favourite places to visit are Footscray Market and Whitten Oval Social Venue. Additionally, you’ll find Flemington Racecourse and Marvel Stadium in the area.
How can I get around Footscray?
You can walk to nearby metro stations including Footscray Station, Middle Footscray Station and West Footscray Station. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to explore more sights.
What's the seasonal weather like in Footscray?
The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 18°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 10°C. Average annual rainfall for Footscray is 279 mm.

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