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4.5 / 5Wonderful
248 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Available


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Geelong Performing Arts Center
    2 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Geelong Art Gallery
    2 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Kardinia Park
    3 min drive
  • Airport
    Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon)
    25 min drive

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Book online or call:

1800 809 285
  • Twin Room

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Executive Spa Suite

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Quadruple Room

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Double Room

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Family Room

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    • Sleeps 5
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About this area


Shannon Motor Inn is located in Newtown. The Heights Heritage House and Garden and Islamic Society of Geelong are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Balyang Sanctuary and Steampacket Gardens. Adventure Park Geelong and Geelong Botanical Gardens are also worth visiting.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Geelong Performing Arts Center - 2 min drive
  • Geelong Art Gallery - 2 min drive
  • Deakin University - 3 min drive
  • Simonds Stadium - 3 min drive
  • Kardinia Park - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • South Geelong Station - 7 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 64 min drive

About this property

Shannon Motor Inn

3.5-star motel near Deakin University
A garden, barbecues and free self-parking are available at this motel. WiFi in public areas is free. All 18 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs.
Shannon Motor Inn offers 18 forms of accommodation with free toiletries. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily noon–noon: AUD 10.00 per person

Family friendly

Cots/infant beds (surcharge)

Guest services

Front desk (limited hours)
Luggage storage


BBQ grill(s)


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities


Cots/infant beds (surcharge)


Free toiletries
Shower/bathtub combination


flat-screen TV

Food and drink




Check-in between 2 PM - 9 PM


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM. <br />If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.00 per night.

Payment types

American Express

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 10.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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 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.

Property is also known as

  • Shannon Motor Inn Newtown
  • Shannon Motor Inn
  • Shannon Motor Newtown
  • Shannon Motor


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Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Luggage storing service is excellent. Puppy is very cute. Wonderful scent in the room and toilet!!! I like the red bricks on the wall. WiFi speed is a bit slow. Supermarket is very accessible.

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Very clean, spacious room with fresh milk for coffee and free wifi

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities

We arrived late and were given a warm welcome. The unit was clean, tidy and perfect for our brief stay. Then you

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

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