Welcome to Moody’s Motel

Please contact reception if you have any enquiries or we can assist you with anything. Including but not limited to more milk, towels and soap.


Reception hours are 8.30am to 5.30pm – for any assistance outside these hours please call 0419 353 867 to speak with our night caretakers.


Should you require a wake up call this can be arranged by notifying reception by 8pm the night before.



The main television stations are listed below for all other’s press LIST on your remote.

       7                 Network Seven

       9                 Nine Network

       10               Network Ten

       2                 ABC

 All stations are preset so please do not tamper with the tuning controls as this will affect all channels. 



There are DVD’s available for your viewing from reception for a $10 deposit per movie, this will be refunded on return of the DVD to the office; you can view the movie list at reception until 8pm.



Will be left at Reception for collection.



Where possible, messages will be delivered to rooms, however we do suggest that you check at reception for incoming messages.



Guests are reminded to vacate their suites by 10:00am on the day of departure, late checkout can be organised by notifying reception, a surcharge will apply.


Extended Stay

Should you desire to extend your stay, kindly, advise the office as soon as convenient.


Heating/Air Conditioner

The heater / air conditioner can be turned on using the remote control mounted on the wall.  Please allow 15 mins for the room to get to the desired temperature.



The Barbeque area is available for your use free of charge, but must be left clean in consideration of other guests.



Our own laundry facilities are at your disposal between 3pm-8pm.


Fax Service & Photocopying

This service is available at Reception.  A charge will apply per copy.


Domestic Pets

Health regulations do not allow domestic pets in suites, other than our Pet Friendly room.


Visiting Guest

All visitors not staying must leave the premises by 8pm.



 Please do not take towels off the premises of the motel.


Tourist Information

The reception desk can provide you with information regarding local and regional site seeing. Please help yourself to any of the brochures in the compendium in your room.


Lost and Found

Housekeeping retains lost property for three months. Should you need to trace lost property please contact Reception.


Please keep noise levels to a minimum after 9pm.  To ensure a happy stay for all our guests.


Guest Directory

Local Services

Taxi Service                          (03) 5981 2233

Sorrento-Queenscliff Ferry  (03) 5984 4133

The Blairgowrie shops are a 3 minute walk east along Point Nepean Road, you will find everything you need there, the main shops consist of: Milk Bar, IGA Supermarket, Home wear, Butcher, Bottle Shop, Op Shop, Newsagents, Real estate, Art Gallery.

Blairgowrie Australia Post   (03) 5988 8309

Blairgowrie Medical Clinic  (03) 5988 8604

Blairgowrie Pharmacy          (03) 5988 8845

Blairgowrie Dental Clinic    (03) 5988 8745

Sorrento Village is a 5 minute drive west along Point Nepean Road, there you will find mainly boutique shops, also a cinema, 2 pub’s, Restaurants and Cafes.

Places to eat


Café Legend                          2871 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5988 9288

Pizza D’Oh                           2845 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5988 8089

The Point                              2839Point Nepean Road                    (03) 5988 8325

Coast Restaurant                   2827 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5988 0700


The Baths                              3278 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5984 1500

            Acquolina                              26 Ocean Beach Road                       (03) 5984 0811

Loquat                                   3183 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5984 4444

            Itali.Co                                  1 The Esplanade                                (03) 9537 5300

Sorrento Hotel                      5-15 Hotham Rd                                 (03) 5984 8000


Steam                                                                                2257 Point Nepean Road  (03) 5985 7700

Rye Hotel                              2415 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5985 2277

Rye RSL                               Nelson Street                                      (03) 5985 8488


Portsea Hotel                        3746 Point Nepean Road                   (03) 5984 2213


Relax at

Peninsula Hot Springs          Springs Lane Rye                               (03) 5950 8777

Golf Courses

Sorrento Golf Club               Langford Road Sorrento                    (03) 5984 2226

Portsea Golf Club                 Relph Ave Portsea                              (03) 5984 3521

Moonah Links                       Peter Thomason Drive Fingal           (03) 5988 2088

Rosebud Park Public Course   Elizabeth Drive Rosebud                   (03) 5981 2833

The Dunes Golf Club            Browns Road Rye                               (03) 5985 1334

Eagle Ridge Golf Club         Browns Road Boneo                          (03) 5988 6341