Sphinx Hotel Motel

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Overview of Sphinx Hotel Motel

Sphinx Hotel Motel

4.0 star property
4-star motel in North Geelong with outdoor pool and restaurant

7.0/10 Good

390 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Restaurant
The price is AU$145
Price available on 3/10/2022
2 Thompson Road, North Geelong, North Geelong, VIC, 3215
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and 3 bars/lounges
  • Outdoor pool
  • Nightclub
  • Breakfast available
  • Spa tub
  • Room service
  • Air conditioning
  • ATM/banking services
  • Conference space
  • Meeting room
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
For families
  • Playground on site
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In North Geelong

Getting around

  • Avalon Airport (AVV) - 17 min drive
  • North Shore Station - 5 min drive
  • South Geelong Station - 5 min drive
  • Marshall Station - 15 min drive

About this property

Sphinx Hotel Motel

4-star motel in the heart of North Geelong, rejuvenated in 2016
Consider a stay at Sphinx Hotel Motel and take advantage of a nightclub, concerts and live shows, and a playground. For some rest and relaxation, visit the hot tub. Be sure to enjoy a meal at Pharoahs Bistro, the onsite bistro. In addition to 3 bars and conference space, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Free self parking
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), ATM/banking services, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Sphinx Hotel Motel include comforts such as air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi. Guests reviews say good things about the spacious rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with free toiletries
  • Mini fridges, coffee/tea makers, and daily housekeeping



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
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 16 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open Monday - Friday (9:30 AM - 6:00 PM) and Saturday - Saturday (1:00 PM - 6:00 PM)
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: Gaming Room after 6 PM
  • For more details, please contact the property 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
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning noon–noon
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Playground

What to do

  • Concerts/live shows
  • Golfing nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room
  • Conference space


  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1971
  • ATM/banking
  • An outdoor pool
  • Nightclub


  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Pharoahs Bistro - This bistro serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Cash deposit: AUD 300.00 per stay

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 12 for adults and AUD 12 for children (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 25.0 per night

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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

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.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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.

A nightclub is located onsite and operates on Saturdays until late night. Guests can expect some noise during this time.

Also known as

Sphinx Hotel Motel Geelong
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Sphinx Hotel Motel North Geelong
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Sphinx Hotel Motel North Geelong
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Frequently asked questions

Does Sphinx Hotel Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sphinx Hotel 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.
How much does it cost to stay at Sphinx Hotel Motel?
As of 28 Sept 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sphinx Hotel Motel on 3 Oct 2022 start from AU$145, including 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Sphinx Hotel Motel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Sphinx Hotel Motel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Sphinx Hotel Motel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Sphinx Hotel Motel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sphinx Hotel Motel?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Sphinx Hotel Motel and nearby?
Sphinx Hotel Motel has 3 bars and a nightclub, as well as an outdoor pool and a spa tub.
Are there restaurants at or near Sphinx Hotel Motel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Pharoahs Bistro. Nearby restaurants include Eddy And Wills (7-min walk) and Cafe Botticelli (14-min walk).
What's the area around Sphinx Hotel Motel like?
Sphinx Hotel Motel is a short 12-minute walk from Geelong Golf Course and 15 minutes' walk from Islamic Society of Geelong.

Overall score and ratings






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Property conditions & facilities



8/10 Very good

Comfortable room great food
Comfortable room food at bistro was excellent !!!!!! Heaps of parking which was great because we had a trailer.
Jo, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

adam, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

The property was nice. But they need to vaccum the floor a bit better we had cereals and twistis on the floor. Also requested a hair dry and they said they don't have any at all there, but it was stated upon request you could get one. Also wasn't any face towels.
Rosa-Linda, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

Like it coz close to arena the place is good very unique design i only dont like we book for queen bed only got double and the pack of milk in the fridge is open except that all good
Jean, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

I liked that all the guests werent crammed in together with lots of space outside to walk around. But no microwave was a bit disappointing
Jan, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

2/10 Poor

Justin, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

Heater didn’t work absolutely froze overnight. booked spa room and only 2 small towels supplied and no microwave to heat up anything.
Rachael, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

The staff were very helpfull.
Paul, 6-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Nherin, 1-night trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

6/10 Good

Terry, 1-night trip
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