AWARDS: Parkwood Motel is an ARRA Chain Motel under the banner of BUDGET.
Parkwood Motel is 3 ½ + AAA Star Gold Listed award winning Motel winner of the Geelong and Bellarine District. Trivago Awarded, TripAdvisor Excellence Awarded Motel, Recognized as ARRA Environmentally Friendly.
Located on the corner of Shannon Ave & Ballarat Rds Hamlyn Heights
GPS: 8 Lily Street Hamlyn Heights entrance is off Shannon Ave.
Parkwood Motel is 3km from Geelong’s CBD, Waterfront & Deakin Waterfront Campus.
Close to ARENA, Golf Course, Kardinia Park GFC, HUB to all sports & hotels, supermarkets & take away restaurants. A perfect choice for family, corporate travel, tradesmen and tourists alike. North Geelong Railway Station is also close & provide a pickup and drop off by arrangement).
Park outside your room. Large vehicle parking. All parking is easy access.
Accommodation: 3 accommodation options available, including:
12 twin rooms (sleeping a maximum of 4 people),
3 x self-contained two bedroom apartments (sleeping a maximum of 6 to 7people),
1x three-bedroom self-contained House (sleeping a maximum of 10 people).
Twin Room Features
Upgraded Twin rooms are spacious and comfortable – downstairs rooms also open onto the garden area with their own outdoor settings. Microwave, Toaster, Refrigerators, tea /coffee making facilities Plus Free toiletries are included.
3 x 2 bedroom Apartments – sleeps upto 7pax
Newly renovated Apartments feature a 55” TV, Foxtel & WIFI, fully equipped kitchen, lounge room, laundry and bathroom, as well as their own backyard and outdoor setting. Featuring private parking with your own driveway. Plus, access to the outdoor swimming pool & BBQ area.
1 x 3 bedroom Parkwood House- sleeps upto 10 pax
House features a 55” TV, Foxtel & WIFI, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, lounge room, 1 x bathroom, 1 x toilet, washing machine, as well as a large alfresco deck. It also features private parking with your own driveway with access to the outdoor swimming pool & BBQ area.
Parkwood Motel accommodation in Hamlyn Heights offer FREE WiFi, FREE Foxtel, plenty of car parking, central gardens to relax and enjoy the outdoor salt swimming pool, BBQ area PLUS complimentary guest laundry.
Food & Wine Experience: Multicultural dining in
Pakington Street (Pako) & Shannon Avenue Strips stroll and enjoy the local restaurants on offer of choice of the many types of cuisines for your enjoyment. Stroll across from us is the Sphinx Hotel offering late night early morning entertainment with pokies plus lovely counter meals.
Welcome you to Geelong & Parkwood Motel
When staying at Parkwood Motel and Apartments, we hope that you will enjoy your stay and keep returning. While you are in Geelong we hope you explore CBD shopping, dining and enjoy all our local wineries, partake in winery tours (For Love of Grape Wine Tours), Mills Markets &Vintage Markets, Geelong Revival Speed Trials, Cadel Evans Bike Ride, Bellarine Peninsula Queenscliff, Searoad Ferry to Sorrento, Ocean Grove, Barwon Heads, Torquay & Lorne the Gateway to Great Ocean Road. Enjoy taking the children to Adventure Park, Maze n things, APark Skate park, Inflatables Activity Centre, Timezone, Movies, Geelong Show, plus much more.
Whether you’re travelling with the family, friends or your significant other, we can help to ensure that there is plenty for you to see and do during your stay. The Geelong area is ripe with attractions to suit all ages.
You will be amazed at the number of events, festivals and exhibitions that are held in Geelong throughout the year. Some of the highlights include: the Scarf Festival, Geelong Waterfront Makers and Growers Market, Queenscliff Music Festival, South Geelong Farmers Market, Golden Plains Farmers Market, Festival of Sails, Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race & Day on the Green, Celtic and Muscle Festivals and entertainment at the Sphinx across the road. Enjoy and stay while you watch a home game at the Kardinia Park HOME of the Geelong Cats AFL club. Not forgetting we have Many NATIONAL competitions held in Geelong and the venues are only minutes from us at Geelong Arena, Geelong Table Tennis Centre, Leisuretime Centre and the Head of the River, fun run events, Triathlons
With ocean beaches on one side and sheltered bay beaches on the other, Geelong is perfect for that summer getaway. Hit the historic Eastern Beach Swimming Enclosure or head down to Barwon Heads and Thirteenth Beach or Raffs Beach if you’re up for a bit of surfing. Plenty of fishing charters can be booked throughout the area if you want to try your luck. Water sports include paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing or even scuba diving.
Looking for something suitable for the kids? You’ll be spoilt for choice! Some of our favourite activities include: the Bellarine Railway, the Carousel, Giant Ferris Wheel, Port Arlington Bayside Miniature Railway, A Maze ‘n’ Games, Adventure Park (Victoria’s biggest theme park), Fairy Park (a medieval theme park), Old Geelong Gaol, The Rock Adventure Centre, Marine Fresh Water and Discovery Centre, APark (Australia’s largest indoor skatepark). Supertramp, Time Zone, Inflatables Indoor Centre, Indoor Go Cart Centre. Visit all our Mill Markets and Geelong Vintage Market. 1 hour from us in any direction you will find, Ballarat Wildlife Park, Ballarat Sovereign Hill & Kryal Castle, Werribee outdoor Zoo, Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne Aquarium.
Over the years, Geelong has made a name for itself as a foodie destination - you cannot visit the region without sampling some of its delicious local produce. We recommend: the Queenscliff Brewhouse, Little Creatures Brewery, White Rabbit Brewery & Barrel Hall, Manzanillo Grove, BAIE Wines, Bellarine Estate, Basils Farm, Eagles Rise Wines, Jack Rabbit Vineyard, Austins & Co, Yummy Mummy Lolly Shop, Drysdale Cheeses and Berry Organic Farm.
If you’re more interested in the art and culture of the region, you will find no shortage of things to see and do. Popular galleries include: The Hive Gallery, Geelong Gallery, Queenscliff Gallery, Boom Gallery, Fat Fox Art Gallery and Metropolis Gallery. Popular museums include: Friends of the Lobster Pot, National Wool Museum, Lara Museum, Geelong Football Club – Gartland Heritage Centre, and the Queenscliff Maritime Museum.
What if you prefer to get outside and breathe in the fresh air? We recommend the Geelong Botanic Gardens, Serendip Sanctuary (home to more than 150 species of birdlife), Brisbane Ranges National Park and the You Yangs. See the bottlenose dolphins in Port Phillip Bay – either book yourself onto a cruise or join a tour and swim with them. If you cruise over to Chinaman’s Hat, you’ll also be able to see the Bay’s colony of fur seals.