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Overview of Essendon Motel

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Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Essendon Motel

3.5 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDFO Essendon8 min walk
    Popular LocationMoonee Valley Racecourse5 min drive
    Popular LocationHighpoint Shopping Centre7 min drive
    AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)8 min drive

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  • Standard Queen Room

    3.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Family Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
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  • Family Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Beds
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  • Standard Twin Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Corporate Room

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
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About this area


Located in Melbourne, Essendon Motel is in the city centre. DFO Essendon and Queen Victoria Market are worth exploring if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Melbourne Zoo. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Royal Melbourne Showgrounds or Marvel Stadium.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • DFO Essendon - 8 min walk
  • Moonee Valley Racecourse - 5 min drive
  • Royal Melbourne Showgrounds - 6 min drive
  • Highpoint Shopping Centre - 7 min drive
  • Flemington Racecourse - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Essendon Station - 3 min drive
  • Glenbervie Station - 3 min drive
  • AirportMelbourne Airport (MEL) - 8 min drive


  • Mamma Lina's - 12 min walk
  • Creme - 12 min walk
  • Krabi Thai Restaurant - 12 min walk
  • Parisian Baker - 12 min walk
  • Demazzi - 12 min walk
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About this property

Essendon Motel

3.5-star Melbourne motel in Essendon North, near DFO Essendon
This smoke-free motel features conference space, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi in public areas is free. All 25 rooms provide conveniences such as sitting areas and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LCD TVs with digital channels. Room service, coffee/tea makers and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Essendon Motel offers 25 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. 26-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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

Safety measures

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

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–9:30 AM: AUD 5-25 per person
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Business services

  • Conference space


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Linens
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • 26-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Mini fridge
  • Toaster


  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area



Check-in from 1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

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

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 5 and AUD 25 per person (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, 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
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Comfort Inn Essendon
Comfort Inn Motel Essendon
Essendon Comfort Inn
Essendon Motor Inn
Essendon Motor
Essendon Motel
Essendon Motel Motel
Essendon Motel Essendon North
Essendon Motel Motel Essendon North

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Essendon Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Essendon Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Essendon Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Essendon Motel?
As of 28 Feb. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Essendon Motel on 1 Mar. 2021 start from AU$109, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Essendon Motel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Essendon Motel?
This motel doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Essendon Motel?
Check-in is from 1:00 PM - 10:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Essendon Motel?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is Essendon Motel located?
Located in Essendon North, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from DFO Essendon, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Royal Melbourne Showgrounds and Melbourne Zoo. Marvel Stadium and Queen Victoria Market are also within 9 mi (15 km). Glenbervie Station is 29 minutes by foot and Essendon Station is 29 minutes.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 70 out of 562 reviews
5 - Excellent 12%
Rating 4 - Good. 157 out of 562 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 154 out of 562 reviews
3 - Okay 27%
Rating 2 - Poor. 105 out of 562 reviews
2 - Poor 19%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 76 out of 562 reviews
1 - Terrible 14%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Clean. Very pleased with my stay and would gladly stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

2/5 Poor

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness
Just average would not rave bit overpriced should be 80 a night
Stayed 1 night in May 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Stayed 1 night in May 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Its looking tired - Aircon doesn't work, no Smoke detector, hand basin is pitted, no bed lamps, bed head is falling apart....
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
Generally clean. Good size room. Shower head broken. Spa bath didn't work.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020

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