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Dorset Gardens Hotel

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Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Flat-screen TV
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Fridge, electric kettle

Overview of Dorset Gardens Hotel

Dorset Gardens Hotel

3.5 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
335 Dorset Road, Croydon, VIC, 3136

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Public Brewery17 min walk
  • Popular LocationLillydale Lake16 min drive
  • Popular LocationSkyHigh Mount Dandenong23 min drive
  • AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)51 min drive

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About this area


Located in Melbourne, Dorset Gardens Hotel is near a metro station. 100 Acres Reserve and Yering Meadows Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Sherbrooke Forest and Palmer Avenue Reserve. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Nunawading Basketball Centre or Dandenong Basketball Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including winery tours.

What's nearby

  • The Public Brewery - 17 min walk
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park - 10 min drive
  • Lillydale Lake - 16 min drive
  • Olinda Falls - 21 min drive
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne Belgrave Station - 16 min drive
  • Croydon Station - 18 min walk
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 51 min drive


  • Dorset Gardens Hotel - 2 min walk
  • The Lower Deck Cafe - 15 min walk
  • Littorio's - 15 min walk
  • Kofi Beans - 16 min walk
  • Thai Lemon Tree - 16 min walk

About this property

Dorset Gardens Hotel

3.5-star Melbourne motel in Croydon with free local shuttle
This smoke-free motel features a meeting room, concierge services and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas, a free area shuttle and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, wedding services, a TV in a common area and camper van/bus/lorry parking are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and phones. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, fridges and electric kettles.
Dorset Gardens Hotel offers 46 forms of accommodation with an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested. Cots/infant beds (surcharge) and Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free local area shuttle up to 5 km

Food and drink

  • Free daily reception

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Fridge


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Sunday - Tuesday (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM) and Wednesday - Saturday (8:00 AM - 9:00 PM)
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 22 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 10 per night

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 22 per night

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, debit card or cash deposit 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

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

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

Dorset Gardens Hotel Croydon
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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 122 out of 557 reviews
5 - Excellent 22%
Rating 4 - Good. 227 out of 557 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 144 out of 557 reviews
3 - Okay 26%
Rating 2 - Poor. 48 out of 557 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 16 out of 557 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
The room was clean and beds were comfortable good food and entertainment at the hotel great value
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
ery handy for us
been staying @ the dorset every time our family have a function in that area for the past 40 years
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Very dated property. Clean but 70s decor and furniture
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice clean hotel room. Shower pressure was half decent too
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021