Hotel Rex

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Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board

Overview of Hotel Rex

Hotel Rex

2.5 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping
129-131 Barkly St, Ararat, VIC, 3377

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationArarat Former Town Hall3 min walk
  • Popular LocationAlexandra Gardens Park6 min walk
  • Popular LocationGum San Chinese Heritage Center9 min walk
  • AirportStawell, VIC (SWC)27 min drive

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About this area


Located in Ararat, Hotel Rex is near a train station. Ararat Former Town Hall is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Ararat Community College Nature Reserve and Ararat Bushland Reserve.

What's nearby

  • Ararat Former Town Hall - 3 min walk
  • Alexandra Gardens Park - 6 min walk
  • Gum San Chinese Heritage Center - 9 min walk
  • Ararat Community College Nature Reserve - 15 min walk
  • Chalambar Golf Club - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Ben Nevis Station - 15 min drive


  • Vines Cafe & Bar - 2 min walk
  • Leopold Hotel - 2 min walk
  • Pizza Pro-Fresh-Nals - 2 min walk
  • Tastybird - 3 min walk
  • Baker's Brew - 3 min walk

About this property

Hotel Rex

Hotel in Ararat with coffee shop/cafe and restaurant
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/cafe are available at this smoke-free hotel. Self parking is free. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free bottled water and showers. Coffee makers and flat-screen TVs are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Hotel Rex offers 10 accommodations with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • Free off-site parking
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 9.00-20.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water


  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Turndown service

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 9.00 and AUD 20.00 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

Hotel Rex Hotel
Hotel Rex Ararat
Hotel Rex Hotel Ararat

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 2 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 2 reviews
4 - Good 50%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 2 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 2 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 2 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Lovely old place being restored. Be prepared to share a bathroom but good value for the money and right in the middle of town.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Location, location, good value
The historic Rex Hotel is being carefully renovated.....great location, comfortable, good value. I’m told that next time there’ll be a cafe/bar!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019