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Overview of Buffalo Motor Inn

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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Buffalo Motor Inn

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Explore the area

    Popular LocationThe Beachhouse3 min walk
    Popular LocationHoldfast Marina4 min walk
    Popular LocationGlenelg Town Hall6 min walk
    AirportAdelaide, SA (ADL)11 min drive

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Standard Double Room

4/5 guest room rating
  • 253 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Suite (Spa)

  • 253 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Room

4/5 guest room rating
  • 253 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Twin Room

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 253 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed

About this area

Adelaide

Buffalo Motor Inn is located near the beach and in a walkable area with good shopping. Rundle Mall and Adelaide Central Market are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Glenelg Beach and Brighton Beach. Check out an event or a game at Adelaide Oval, and consider making time for Adelaide Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Beachhouse - 3 min walk
  • Holdfast Marina - 4 min walk
  • Moseley Square - 6 min walk
  • Glenelg Town Hall - 6 min walk
  • Bay Discovery Centre - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Adelaide Hove Station - 6 min drive
  • Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Wharf — 3 min walk
  • Oyster Bar — 4 min walk
  • Zucca — 4 min walk
  • Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club — 4 min walk
  • Zest — 5 min walk

About this property

Buffalo Motor Inn

3.5-star Adelaide motel in Glenelg, walk to Glenelg Beach
Laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance, and free self parking are available at this smoke-free motel. WiFi in public areas is free. All 36 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, hair dryers, and safes.
Buffalo Motor Inn offers 36 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM: AUD 16.5 for adults and AUD 16.50 for children
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Malay

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 7:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7:30 PM
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 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to March 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 200.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 16.5 for adults and AUD 16.50 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
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; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This hotel will place an authorization for AUD200 for all bookings 48 hours prior to check-in.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Buffalo Motor Glenelg
Buffalo Motor Inn
Buffalo Motor Inn Glenelg
Buffalo Motor Inn Motel
Buffalo Motor Inn Glenelg
Buffalo Motor Inn Motel Glenelg

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Buffalo Motor Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, Buffalo Motor Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Buffalo Motor Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Buffalo Motor Inn?
As of Apr 11, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Buffalo Motor Inn on May 2, 2021 start from $78, excluding 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 Buffalo Motor Inn pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Buffalo Motor Inn?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Buffalo Motor Inn?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 7:30 PM.
What time is check-out at Buffalo Motor Inn?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Where is Buffalo Motor Inn located?
Located in Glenelg, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of The Beachhouse and Glenelg Beach. Glenelg Jetty and West Beach are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 171 out of 468 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 196 out of 468 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 85 out of 468 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 468 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 468 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.3/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, for a one night stay for a friends summer wedding accommodation for 1 night
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Linen and towels were clean. Parking was excellent. Reception was rarely staffed. Rooms are in desperate need of an upgrade. For the price it was ok.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

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