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Pyrenees Holiday and Caravan Park
3 out of 5
6003 Pyrenees Highway, Ararat, VIC
The price is AU$77 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
2.4 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (136 reviews)

"Nice place, friendly staff. Convenient location. Bit noisy because of the road"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb. 2020

Pyrenees Holiday and Caravan Park
Acacia Caravan Park
2 out of 5
6 ACACIA AVENUE, Ararat, VIC
The price is AU$104 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.
4.68 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)

"Friendly staff and great cabin, wonderful facilities"…"

Reviewed on 9 Jun. 2020

Acacia Caravan Park
Courthouse Bar & Grill
2.5 out of 5
84 Barkly St, Ararat, VIC
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The price is AU$85 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.87 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (27 reviews)
Country charm

"Great little place for an overnight stay! Beds are incredibly comfortable! Also had a great pub meal for dinner before heading out to to do a tour of Aradale. However it wasn’t obvious in the listing that bathroom facilities are shared and involve going outside (Two showers/toilets between the 5 ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Courthouse Bar & Grill

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Statesman Motor Inn 
3.5 out of 5
79 Lambert Street, Ararat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$120 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.84 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (224 reviews)

"Lovely and clean accommodation. Had a great nights sleep. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Statesman Motor Inn 
Ararat Motor Inn
4 out of 5
367 Barkly Street, Ararat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$129 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
3.62 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)

"well maintained country motel. a bit too much noise from trucks and train line"…"

Reviewed on 18 Jun. 2020

Ararat Motor Inn
Ararat Colonial Lodge Motel
2.5 out of 5
6 Ingor Street, Ararat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$138 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.77 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (29 reviews)

"Wonerful efficient and friendly staff. Thanks so much."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug. 2020

Ararat Colonial Lodge Motel
Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
96 High Street, Ararat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$155 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.1 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (37 reviews)

"Great stay, and very accommodating. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jul. 2020

Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn
Hotel Rex
2.5 out of 5
129-131 Barkly St, Ararat, VIC
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4.72 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)

"Lovely old place being restored. Be prepared to share a bathroom but good value for the money and right in the middle of town."…"

Reviewed on 25 Aug. 2019

Hotel Rex
Magdala Motor Lodge & Lakeside Restaurant
3.5 out of 5
3149 Western Highway, Stawell, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$139 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
30.84 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (77 reviews)

"Great family very friendly, going through COVID the whole family cooked us dinner well done one of the best feeds we’ve had for a while thanks again great place"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun. 2020

Magdala Motor Lodge & Lakeside Restaurant
Hi-way Eight Motor Inn
4 out of 5
28 Western Highway, Stawell, VIC
The price is AU$94 per night from 13 Oct. to 14 Oct.
29.19 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (149 reviews)

"the Place is clean and friendly owner, very kind."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jun. 2020

Hi-way Eight Motor Inn
Lake Fyans Holiday Park
4 out of 5
650 Mokepilly Road, Lake Fyans, VIC
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32.9 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (104 reviews)

"Best place to stay, great staff , great price, loved Lake Fyans"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct. 2019

Lake Fyans Holiday Park
Boroka Downs
5 out of 5
51 Birdswing Road, Halls Gap, VIC
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37.57 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (52 reviews)

"The quality of the place was exceptional with extra details such as a great coffee machine, high quality and generous quantity of body care products, high quality bed linen and very comfortable bed, all with a spectacular view and an amazing passing parade of native creatures."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan. 2020

Boroka Downs
Grampians Pioneer Cottages
4 out of 5
58 Pioneer Lane, off Birdswing Road, Halls Gap, VIC
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38.44 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (42 reviews)

"The view and vibe is absolutely amazing. So many animals and areas to explore so close. Very peaceful and comfortable. A great experience"…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep. 2020

Grampians Pioneer Cottages
Aurora Cottages
5 out of 5
300 Tunnel Road, Pomonal, VIC
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33.94 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (58 reviews)
Not as pictured

"Dirty, towels and sheets did not look thoroughly cleaned, no guard around fire place, chimney leaked water after rain. Not as luxurious as images make it seem."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019

Aurora Cottages
Econo Lodge Goldfields
3.5 out of 5
Western Highway, Stawell, VIC
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28.49 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (144 reviews)

"I like that it was clean and tidy inside and out, friendly staff, easy to found, close to shops"…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Econo Lodge Goldfields
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Visiting Ararat

Visitors can enjoy all that Ararat has to offer including the seafood restaurants, golf courses, and mountain views. This city also attracts tourists with its welcoming locals. In Ararat, there are 5 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Sightseeing and Staying in Ararat

Favorite places to visit in the city include Ararat Racecourse, Alexandra Gardens Park, and Ararat Former Town Hall. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Gum San Chinese Heritage Center and Chalambar Golf Club.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 5 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Ararat. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Pyrenees Holiday and Caravan Park - With a stay at this 3.5-star cabin, guests can enjoy access to free parking and laundry facilities, along with an in-room kitchenette. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and helpful staff.
  • Ararat Motor Inn - Our customers like the helpful staff and comfortable rooms at this motel. Amenities in this 4-star motel room include free WiFi and cable TV.
  • Econo Lodge Statesman Ararat - This 3.5-star motel features a restaurant, free parking, and a bar.

Dressing for Ararat

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 87°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 45°F
  • From April to June, the average is 74°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 68°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 84°F as the daytime average and 43°F as the nighttime average
  • About 18.19 inches of rain falls on Ararat each year
  • February and January are usually the hottest months averaging 85°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 39°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ararat?
Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star property offers free WiFi and free parking. Other top choices based on reviews include Ararat Motor Inn and Ararat Colonial Lodge Motel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ararat, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Ararat.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Ararat?
Based on reviews, Statesman Motor Inn is a popular 3.5-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Ararat?
Ararat Motor Inn is a top 4-star property on Expedia for families, and features free parking and free WiFi. Statesman Motor Inn is another good choice for your child-friendly holiday. Also, attractions in the area such as Stawell Gift Hall of Fame are fun for the whole family.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Ararat?
Statesman Motor Inn is a favourite 3.5-star property for couples, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Ararat?
Statesman Motor Inn is a top 3.5-star property that has an adjacent golf course and features free WiFi. You can tee off at Chalambar Golf Club during your trip.
What are some hotels with pools in Ararat?
Acacia Caravan Park: Offers free self-parking, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Ararat Colonial Lodge Motel and Magdala Motor Lodge & Lakeside Restaurant are two additional hotels that feature an on-site pool.

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