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Pathfinder Motel

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Room & Suite (6)
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Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
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31Reviews
8Photos
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9Room tips
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We live in bayside Melbourne and were invited to a function at a friend's place in Kew only 100 metres from the Pathfinder. I did the sums and figured that it would be cheaper for us to crash at the motel rather than pay in total possibly $140-150 in Uber fares given we would
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Made arrangements to stay there until they "sharfted me" as for some reason they didn't tell me I had to have a cash deposit?!So I went & got that then-surprise surprise-they told me"no vacancies for a signle room let & because of the tennis only double rooms left".The lady at
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I stayed here at Christmastime 2016 for a nearby work function as I didn't want to drive all the way home that night. I can only surmise that the property will soon be bought by the high-end retirement facility next door as everything about this place was terrible, with the
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I haven't stayed at the motel, but I dine regularly at the Pathfinder restaurant at night with my family and elderly parents. The menu is small but there is variety, and the food is good, fresh, well presented. A bonus for the family is that it is QUIET and BYO.
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I have used this motel 3 times now, its always friendly, clean, free of bed bugs and cockroaches. Its not 5 star, but its as good as home. I don't understand reviews that are hash. The morning self serve breakfast is as good as home, thats all I expect. The beds are good and
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The tissue container is hanging off the wall, hoping to fall out of its misery
I don't even want to think about what this mystery mark in the shower is!
That's one way to ensure no one opens the fridge
Speaks for itself really
Old masking tape on the mirror
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"Unsure as I didn't get the room I wanted to pay for & stay there."
"The best room to choose here is no room"
"Most rooms face busy Burke & Cotham Rds & 2 storey with no lifts."
"Avoid room 18, it looks like an old supply room has been converted into a room to make extra money. Or avoid altogether."
"Best tip - don't go there."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 70 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaVictoriaGreater MelbourneBoroondaraKew
NUMBER OF ROOMS
24
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