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Top 10 Hotels in Ballarat

Quality Inn & Suites The Menzies
4 out of 5
5-7 Humffray Street North, Bakery Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$76 per night
0.46 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (208 reviews)

"Spotless presentation. Large room. Well appointed and great value for the money."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan,2020

Quality Inn & Suites The Menzies
Barkly Motorlodge
3 out of 5
43 Main Road, Bakery Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$85 per night
0.6 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (439 reviews)

"Clean and comfortable room for our stay. Only negative would have been the shower's water pressure - not really a big deal, but our previous stay in a different room, the pressure was great. So maybe just needs some maintenance."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb,2020

Barkly Motorlodge
Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments
3 out of 5
9379 Western Highway, Ballarat, Warrenheip, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$80 per night
6.62 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (904 reviews)

"Great customer service. Great value for money. Clean rooms."…"

Reviewed on 15 May,2020

Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments
Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$108 per night
2.02 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,572 reviews)

"Beautiful grounds and cute rooms. Some things a bit dated but everything is clean. Good restaurant."…"

Reviewed on 16 Feb,2020

Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre
Mid City Ballarat
4 out of 5
19 Doveton St North, Ballarat Central, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$101 per night
0.56 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,294 reviews)

"We liked this property because it is central . We also liked the breakfast offer. It was also nice and quiet."…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb,2020

Mid City Ballarat
Avenue Motel
2.5 out of 5
1813 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$76 per night
5.48 km from city centre
3.6/5Good! (466 reviews)

"casual DIY breakfast is a good idea in the separate building"…"

Reviewed on 18 Dec,2019

Avenue Motel
Main Lead Ballarat Motel
2.5 out of 5
312 Main Road Vi 3350, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$91 per night
1.29 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (549 reviews)

"Staff were very helpful. The rooms and bed were comfortable but two of the four doors in the unit would not or were hard to close, [need maintenance]"…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb,2020

Main Lead Ballarat Motel
Quest Ballarat
4.5 out of 5
7-11 Dawson Street North, Ballarat Central, VIC
The price is SG$132 per night
0.69 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (550 reviews)

"Fantastic location and excellent facilities. This was my first time staying here and it s now top of my list for future visits to Ballarat."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb,2020

Quest Ballarat
Ambassador Motor Inn Ballarat
3.5 out of 5
1759 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$83 per night
4.97 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (258 reviews)

"Close to shops ,Golf club ,Not to far out of town ,Friendly staff and breakfast menu quite reasonable in price This property is my prefered place to stay when we go to Melbourne"…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar,2020

Ambassador Motor Inn Ballarat
Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites
4 out of 5
525 Main Road, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
The price is SG$122 per night
1.8 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (923 reviews)

"Our room was clean and very spacious and the bed was super comfy. The only negative is the lack of on-site car parking. The website says that there is on-site parking for all guests but that's not entirely true. When you pay $190 for the night you kinda expect on-site parking but we had to park on ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar,2020

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Visiting Ballarat

History buffs will enjoy exploring Ballarat, and all visitors are sure to appreciate the museums. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its art, gardens and lakes.

  • There are 76 hotels and other accommodation options in Ballarat
  • The closest major airport is in Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), 46.4 mi (74.7 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), 54.6 mi (87.8 km) away

Getting around Ballarat

To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Ballarat Station. Ballarat may not have many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Ballarat

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 25°C and the nighttime average to be 10°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 20°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • July to September averages 17°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 23°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • Ballarat gets about 20 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 5°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ballarat?
Victoriana Motor Inn is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star property offers free WiFi and free parking. Other top choices based on reviews include Sovereign Park Motor Inn and Lake Inn Ballarat.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ballarat, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Ballarat.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Ballarat?
Based on reviews, Seymours on Lydiard is a popular apartment for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Mid City Ballarat and Barkly Motorlodge.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Ballarat?
Eureka Stockade Holiday Park is a top 3-star cabin on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and free parking. Other choices for your family trip include Sovereign Hill Hotel and Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites. Also, attractions in the area such as The Tangled Maze are fun for the whole family.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to Ballarat?
Lake Wendouree Apartments on Grove St is a favourite 4-star apartment for couples, and features premium bedding and fireplaces. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Lake Inn Ballarat and Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Ballarat?
Woodmans Hill Motel is a top property for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free newspapers for its human guests.
What's the best luxury hotel in Ballarat?
Quest Ballarat is a 4.5-star hotel and popular for Expedia travellers looking for a luxurious stay. Quality Inn Heritage On Lydiard and Craig’s Royal Hotel are two other upscale options for your trip.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Ballarat?
The Provincial Ballarat is a favourite 5-star apartment with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. Ansonia on Lydiard and Quality Inn Heritage On Lydiard are other choices for a boutique stay.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Ballarat?
Alfred Motor Inn is a 3-star property featuring an outdoor pool and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. Other good options if you’d like to stay near a golf course include Ansonia on Lydiard and Eureka Lodge Motel. You can tee off at Ballarat Golf Club during your trip.
What's the best accommodation in Ballarat to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Rooms at Carboni’s is a top inn for history buffs booking on Expedia, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include Quality Inn Heritage On Lydiard and Sovereign Hill Hotel. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Sovereign Hill, Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka and St Patrick’s Cathedral.
What is the best spa hotel in Ballarat?
Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites is a top spa hotel with 26 rooms, free WiFi and free self-parking. Other popular spa hotels in Ballarat include Big4 Ballarat Windmill Holiday Park and Lake Inn Ballarat.
What's it like to stay in Ballarat?
History buffs will enjoy exploring Ballarat, and all visitors will definitely appreciate the museums. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its art, gardens and lakeside setting. A top sight in the city is Sovereign Hill. In Ballarat, there are 85 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.

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