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Free WiFi, wheelchair access
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Guest reviews

4.1 out of 5 Very good
183 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationAlexandra Golf Course12 min drive
Popular LocationMarian Rennie Studio Gallery12 min drive
Popular LocationCathedral Range State Park13 min drive

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  • Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Double Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed
  • Triple Room (Double and Single)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsTriple Room (Double and Single)
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 3 Queen Beds OR 1 Queen Bed and 4 Single Beds
    More detailsFamily Room

About this area


Rubicon Hotel Motel is located in Thornton. While the natural beauty of Alexandra G56 Bushland Reserve and McKenzie Nature Conservation Reserve can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can head to Alexandra Golf Course.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Alexandra Golf Course - 12 min drive
  • Marian Rennie Studio Gallery - 12 min drive
  • Cathedral Range State Park - 13 min drive
  • Buxton Trout & Salmon Farm - 19 min drive
  • Mount Torbreck - 33 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 108 min drive

About this property

Rubicon Hotel Motel

3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a garden are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a picnic area and ATM/banking services. All 28 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and cable TV.
Rubicon Hotel Motel offers 28 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers. Cable televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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

  • Breakfast available for a fee: AUD 9 for adults and AUD 9 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Fridge


  • ATM/banking services

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning


  • Shower


  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

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Check-in between 2 PM and 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Monday (8:30 AM - 5 PM) and Tuesday - Thursday (8:30 AM - 3 PM)
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Reception hours are 8:30 AM-5 PM on Friday.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 4 August 2020 to 30 September 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 9 for adults and AUD 9 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
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Rubicon Hotel Motel Thornton
Rubicon Hotel Motel
Rubicon Thornton
Rubicon Hotel Motel Hotel
Rubicon Hotel Motel Thornton
Rubicon Hotel Motel Hotel Thornton

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Rubicon Hotel Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Rubicon Hotel Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Rubicon Hotel Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Rubicon Hotel Motel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Rubicon Hotel Motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Rubicon Hotel Motel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 10 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Rubicon Hotel Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Rubicon Hotel Motel located?
Situated in Thornton, this hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Alexandra G56 Bushland Reserve, McKenzie Nature Conservation Reserve and Snobs Creek Wildlife Reserve. Lake Eildon National Park and Marian Rennie Studio Gallery are also within 9 miles (15 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Family food & fun
We had a family room with 3 bedrooms. It was very modern and clean and had everything we could ever need. The courtesy bus was a great service also. Will be back for sure Very close to Lake Eildon & great food. too :-)
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great stay and with the restaurant and bar all in one place
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

good meals in the pub,rooms old but clean.good value for the price
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Rubi good value..not a con.
We'll...for the price it was the room you would expect but the bedding was great. Start were friendly and the food was good.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Another comfortable nights stay in tranquil surroundings
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020