Overview of 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

Hotel Rex

2.5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

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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Double Room, 1 Double Bed (Room 6)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Single Room, 2 Single Beds (Room 5)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Family Room (Room 1)

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

Single Room (Room 3)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Single Room (Room 9)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Double Room, 1 Queen Bed (Room 10)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Single Room (Room 7)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Double Room, 1 Queen Bed (Room 4)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Twin Room, 1 Twin Beds (Room 2)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Single Bed

Single Room (Room 8)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

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.
Popular Location

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 - 16 min drive


  • Baker's Brew - 3 min walk
  • Shire Hall Hotel - 4 min walk
  • McDonald's - 5 min walk
  • Red Poppy Bistro - 5 min walk
  • Fish on Barkly - 7 min walk
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About this property

Hotel Rex

Hotel in Ararat with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café 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 forms of accommodation 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


  • Linens


  • 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

Frequently asked questions

Is Hotel Rex pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hotel Rex?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at Hotel Rex?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Hotel Rex?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is Hotel Rex located?
Situated in Ararat, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Ararat Former Town Hall, Alexandra Gardens Park and Gum San Chinese Heritage Center. Ararat Community College Nature Reserve and Ararat Bushland Reserve are also within 1 mile (2 km).
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
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: 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

Happy face iconLiked: 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

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