Compendium Information

Welcome To The Aviators Lodge Motel

This compendium has been put together to give you easy access to information, so please take some time to familiarise yourself with the information.

Air conditioning

All rooms and suites have individual air conditioning units. The master switch to power the A/C on or off is located on the bedhead. Use the remote to turn the unit on. Please do not leave the air conditioner running when not in the room.

Airline reservations

Qantas          131 313

Virgin Blue    136 789

Jetstar            131 538


There are a number of ATMs located at the nearby shopping centre, Harbour Town, as well as several branches of major banks in Glenelg.

Bath towels

For extra towels please contact reception 8356 8388.


There are extra blankets located in the wardrobe in your room. 


Continental breakfast Packs available. Simply complete a breakfast order form and we will deliver your breakfast tray to your room as a night tray. Room service or night tray breakfast orders will need to be placed with reception before 4pm.

Business Machines

Fax and photo copier machines are both located at reception and are available at a cost. Please see reception staff for details.

Cash payments

It is our policy that your account is kept in credit during your stay with us. You may prepay into your account at any time. All guests are required to provide credit card details upon check in at reception. Those without credit cards are required to pay a bond.

Check out

Check out time is 10:00AM on the day of your departure. Should you wish to extend your stay beyond your original departure date, please contact reception and every effort will be made to assist you. 


A chemist is located in the Harbour Town Shopping Centre 400m to the left of the Aviators Lodge. Opening hours are Mon-Fri 9am-9pm, Sat 9am-5pm and Sun 11am-5pm.

Coffee and tea making facilities

Coffee and tea making facilities are available in all rooms.

Conference facilities

The Aviators Lodge has an excellent conference room available for hire that is perfect for corporate training days, meetings and small presentations. Please see reception for details and availability.

Car rental

Europcar      1300 131 390

Budget          1300 362 848

Avis                 136 333

Hertz               133 039

Thrifty             1300 367 227


For medical assistance please contact the Morphettville Medical Centre on 8376 0511 located at 520 Anzac Highway or the Ashford Private Hospital on 8375 5205 located at 55 Anzac Highway or dial 0 for an outside line, then 000 for emergency services. For Locum Doctor 8130 3333

Electric current

240 volts A.C. 50 cycles


For emergency services, call 000 from your mobile.

Ironing facilities

An iron and ironing board is kept in the wardrobe of all rooms.


Please return your key at reception upon check out or place it into the Key Return on the wall outside the reception window. Your cooperation in returning keys is much appreciated as replacing keys is expensive and a cost of $200 will be passed on.


A guest laundry is available near the pool. This facility is coin operated, $3.00 per wash. Please see reception for laundry powder ($2.00) and dollar coins if needed.

Lost property

We retain lost property for three months after found. Should you require it to be shipped back, please provide a prepaid Australia Post envelope/satchel.


Pets are not allowed into this Motel. Only assistance animals are permitted in accommodation and all other areas of the motel.


A photocopier is available at reception (costs apply).

Post office

For the closest Post Office, turn left at the lights on Tapleys Hill Road onto Burbridge Road and proceed towards the beach for approximately 2kms.

Public transport

Taxi – 132211 Independent Taxi

Bus – Buses can be caught at either Harbour Town Shopping Centre or Stop 14 near the Aviators Lodge. Bus number J1 runs from the City, Airport to Glenelg and back.


Please leave any empty bottles & cans beside the rubbish bin & these will be collected by housekeeping & recycled


Please be advised that all valuables should be removed from cars. The motel is not responsible for loss/damage from cars or rooms. Car parking is at your own risk. A safe is available at reception for the storage of small valuable goods (e.g., passports, etc.).

Smoke free

All rooms at the Aviators Lodge are smoke free. Any evidence of smoking in a room will incur a $200 charge.


Drakes Mini West Beach located on Burbridge Rd - 1.1km

Aldi located on Sir Donald Bradman Drive - 2.2km


The master switch to power the TV on or off is located on the bedhead. Use the remote to turn the unit on. Please do not leave the television on when not in the room.

Tourist information

Reception has a tourist information board. Please feel free to take any information leaflet that you need. Reception staff will also be happy to assist you with bookings where possible.

Wake up calls

These can be set on the phone located on the bedside table

To Set - Press 718 then the time

(eg. 2pm = 1400)

(eg. 6am = 0600)

To Cancel wake up – Press 718*


Contact Reception for Password


Thank you for NOT SMOKING in our rooms.

If you do smoke in your room and it is left unusable for the next customer, you will be charged an additional night’s room rate.


For assistance call - 8356 8388

Thank you for your cooperation

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