Elsinore Ballarat - self contained apartment

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1 bedroom, free WiFi, bed sheets
1 bedroom, free WiFi, bed sheets
Smart TV, DVD player
1 bedroom, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Elsinore Ballarat - self contained apartment

Entire apartment

Elsinore Ballarat - self contained apartment

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire apartment

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 2

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Ballarat, VIC

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt John of God Hospital Ballarat11 min walk
  • Popular LocationBallarat Base Hospital12 min walk
  • Popular LocationSt Patrick's Cathedral20 min walk

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 2
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Elsinore Ballarat - self contained apartment

Adults-only apartments in Ballarat
Elsinore Ballarat- Pompey's Place- 13 Hotham Street, Lake Wendouree

A romantic one bedroom apartment nestled into the backdrop of the historic property of Elsinore – former home of Major General Harold ‘Pompey’ Elliot.

Pompey’s cottage with its queen size brass canopy bed, period Victorian furniture and ornaments is the ideal romantic getaway. Cathedral leadlight windows, beautiful cornice, and lightning sets the scene for a relaxing environment with Victorian opulence in central Ballarat and five-minute walk to hospitals, restaurants, and beautiful Lake Wendouree.

The cottage includes an opulent bathroom with pressed metal paneling, pointed raised ceiling and a walk in shower for easy access. A kitchenette enables breakfast making facilities and the modern conveniences and wifi access enables you to relax and enjoy the quiet garden surrounds or perhaps just read your book while having a cup of tea in Royal Dolton fine china or glass of champagne on your private veranda.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this apartment offers DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Kitchenettes offer fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include baths or showers.

This Ballarat apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Samantha and Greg McIntosh

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi


  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels provided


  • Smart TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Fenced garden
  • Garden


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Things to do

  • Fishing nearby
  • Winery tours nearby


  • Sleeps 2
  • Property does not allow children

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host (a party not acting within their trade, business or profession).
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
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Property is also known as

Elsinore Ballarat Self Contained Apartment
Elsinore Ballarat - Self Contained Apartment Ballarat
Elsinore Ballarat - Self Contained Apartment Apartment
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About this area


This apartment is located in Lake Wendouree, a neighbourhood in Ballarat. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Howitt Street Trig Station Natural Features Reserve and Flax Mill Swamp Wildlife Reserve, while Art Gallery of Ballarat and Gold Museum are cultural highlights. Eureka Aquatic Center and Park Lake Gardens are also worth visiting. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as fishing and other activities like winery tours.

What's nearby

  • St John of God Hospital Ballarat - 11 min walk
  • Ballarat Base Hospital - 12 min walk
  • St Patrick's Cathedral - 20 min walk
  • Art Gallery of Ballarat - 2 min drive
  • Ballarat Town Hall - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Ballarat Station - 19 min walk


  • Lake View Hotel - 7 min walk
  • Webster's Market and Cafe - 9 min walk
  • City Oval Hotel - 15 min walk
  • Tin Roof Ballarat - 16 min walk
  • Thai Sala Pavilion - 16 min walk

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 68 out of 75 reviews
5 - Excellent 91%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 75 reviews
4 - Good 8%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 75 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 75 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 75 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Delightful Cottage
Warm and cosy cottage with so much heritage to take in and admire. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful getaway
This property was clean, beautiful and very welcoming
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Warm winter stay
Very easy to book and quick responses from owner to any questions we had. Very comfortable place to unwind after a busy day. Property had all required amenities.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Charming Cottage
Cottage is in a lovely garden setting, it’s very comfortable and in a great location. We would recommend to our friends.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Relaxing and being together with my hubby.
Every clean, a lovely place to, relax, rejuvenate and rest. Close walking distance to some great restaurants, cafes and lake. Hubby and I had a great couple of days together and this was due to having such a nice place to stay better than a motel.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022