Torquay Tropicana Motel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Standard Unit | Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Torquay Tropicana Motel

Torquay Tropicana Motel

3.5 star property
City-center Torquay motel with outdoor pool

8.6/10 Fabulous

516 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchenette
  • Air conditioning
2 Grossmans Road, Torquay, VIC, 3228
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Spa tub
  • Airport shuttle
  • Garden
  • Arcade/game room
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Meeting room
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
For families
  • Kitchenette
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Patio

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Torquay

Getting around

  • Avalon Airport (AVV) - 39 min drive
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 75 min drive
  • Marshall Station - 17 min drive
  • North Shore Station - 23 min drive
  • South Geelong Station - 25 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Torquay Tropicana Motel

3.5-star motel by the ocean
A roundtrip airport shuttle, a garden, and an arcade/game room are just a few of the amenities provided at Torquay Tropicana Motel. For some rest and relaxation, visit the hot tub. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with laundry facilities and an outdoor entertainment area.
Other perks include:
  • An outdoor pool with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), express check-out, and barbecue grills
  • Express check-in, luggage storage, and outdoor furniture
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the overall value and location
Room features
All guestrooms at Torquay Tropicana Motel offer comforts such as air conditioning and separate sitting areas, as well as amenities like free WiFi and free bottled water. Guests reviews give good marks for the comfortable rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Heating and ceiling fans
  • Bathrooms with free toiletries and hair dryers
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with digital channels
  • Patios, separate sitting areas, and kitchenettes



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/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 level


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • No stag/bachelor or hen/bachelorette parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–9 AM
  • Barbecue grills

Traveling with children

  • Children's games

What to do

  • Beach nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • 4 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1989
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • An outdoor pool
  • Arcade/game room


  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar near toilet


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Patio
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Free bottled water
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 15 for adults and AUD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • The seasonal pool is open from September to May

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer and cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Torquay Tropicana Motel
Torquay Tropicana
Torquay Tropicana Motel Victoria
Torquay Tropicana Motel Motel
Torquay Tropicana Motel Torquay
Torquay Tropicana Motel Motel Torquay

Frequently asked questions

Does Torquay Tropicana Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Torquay Tropicana Motel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Torquay Tropicana Motel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Torquay Tropicana Motel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Torquay Tropicana Motel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Torquay Tropicana Motel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Torquay Tropicana Motel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Torquay Tropicana Motel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Torquay Tropicana Motel and nearby?
Torquay Tropicana Motel has an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and an arcade, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Torquay Tropicana Motel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Sticks And Stones (8-min walk), Ginger Monkey (10-min walk), and Sugo (2.1 mi).
Does Torquay Tropicana Motel have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchenette is available in every room, and also includes a refrigerator, a microwave, and cookware.
Does Torquay Tropicana Motel have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a patio.
What's the area around Torquay Tropicana Motel like?
Torquay Tropicana Motel is in the heart of Torquay, a short 14-minute walk from Torquay Beach and 7 minutes' walk from Surf World Museum. Travelers say that the motel is in a great location.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Simple and sufficient for our needs, pleasant staff.
Karen, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

6/10 Good

Margot, 2-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The staff were very friendly and always willing to help, advised me if there was anything I needed to just ask. The room was very clean and suitable for my stay. There was everything you need there for a holiday.
Elizabeth, 3-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Gregory, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

David, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Otway classic
Had a bike event
Robert, 1-night trip with friends
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Basic but functional and clean
Harald, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Great spot . Rooms were great . Very clean . A great spot for a short stay .
Andrew, 1-night trip
Verified Lastminute guest review

8/10 Very good

Great position and easy access was terrific 👍
Gundy, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

6/10 Good

Great location and rooms are ok. Facilities are ok too. Friendly welcome. Let down Though by lack of Utilities in room. There was a bbq provided for cooking but no dinner plates in room, no forks, couldn’t really eat a meal! Place is very tired. Thought it was very expensive for what it was.
Amanda, 1-night family trip
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