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Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites
4 out of 5
525 Main Road, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$170 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.7/5Exceptional! (944 reviews)

"Great property, walking distance to Sovereign Hill. Highly recommended. Will always stay here in the future."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2021

Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites
Craig's Royal Hotel
4 out of 5
10 Lydiard Street South, Ballarat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$280 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.7/5Exceptional! (283 reviews)

"Lovely hotel with genuine old world charm, beautifully decorated room albeit it on the small side but as a single room was a good size. Bed most comfy I’ve slept in a hotel, linen really nice. Being able to have fresh air was a treat, took a while to find power point which was a power board behind ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan. 2021

Craig's Royal Hotel
Sovereign Park Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$165 per night from 14 Feb. to 15 Feb.
4.7/5Exceptional! (590 reviews)

"We loved this place. Would definitely be staying here again. Rooms were nice, had lovely paintings inside. There is a pool, gym and recreation area. Kids had a blast in the pool. Not far from city centre and close to sovereign hill"…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan. 2021

Sovereign Park Motor Inn
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Lake Inn Ballarat
4.5 out of 5
1317 Mair Street, Ballarat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$179 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.6/5Exceptional! (508 reviews)

"Great location and very comfortable, great for anyone visiting Ballarat for a short or medium term stay"…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan. 2021

Lake Inn Ballarat
BIG4 Ballarat Goldfields Holiday Park
The price is AU$121 per night from 28 Jan. to 29 Jan.
4.6/5Exceptional! (323 reviews)

"it was perfect for us i was babysitting gran kids lot to do"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

BIG4 Ballarat Goldfields Holiday Park
Quest Ballarat
4.5 out of 5
7-11 Dawson Street North, Ballarat, VIC
The price is AU$191 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.6/5Exceptional! (554 reviews)

"Great Location - Great Service"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jun. 2020

Quest Ballarat
Lake Wendouree Luxury Apartments on Webster
4 out of 5
128 Webster Street, Lake Wendouree, VIC
The price is AU$280 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.6/5Exceptional! (106 reviews)
Great few days away thanks!

"Our stay was wonderful. Comfortable, the kids felt like they were at home away from home. Would definitely stay there again!"…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan. 2020

Lake Wendouree Luxury Apartments on Webster
Big4 Ballarat Windmill Holiday Park
4 out of 5
56 Remembrance Drive, Cardigan, VIC
The price is AU$140 per night from 28 Jan. to 29 Jan.
4.6/5Wonderful! (84 reviews)
Top shelf service

"Booked as part of a large family reunion. Service in the lead up and during the stay were first class and the facilities greatly suited the range of ages and the different activities we had planned."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

Big4 Ballarat Windmill Holiday Park
Comfort Inn & Suites City Views
2.5 out of 5
101 Curtis Street, Bakery Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$160 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.6/5Wonderful! (302 reviews)

"Staff helpful at check-in Modern, clean room and bathroom"…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct. 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites City Views
Seymours on Lydiard
4 out of 5
210 Seymour Street, Soldiers Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$120 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.5/5Wonderful! (372 reviews)

"Easy check in, clean room, excellent shower pressure. Didn’t like the gap in the shower door that meant water went all over the bathroom floor"…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct. 2020

Seymours on Lydiard
Sovereign Hill Hotel
3.5 out of 5
39-41 Magpie Street, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$140 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.3/5Excellent! (448 reviews)

"Lovely room, very obliging and helpful staff. Would love to go back when the sovereign hill light show is operating (non COVID)"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2021

Sovereign Hill Hotel
Eureka Stockade Holiday Park
3 out of 5
104 Stawell Street South, Ballarat East, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$100 per night from 31 Jan. to 1 Feb.
4.2/5Very Good! (417 reviews)

"We had some very hot days there so the airconditioning was great and tbe use of the pool next door was a bonus."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2021

Eureka Stockade Holiday Park
Sovereign Views Apartments
3.5 out of 5
5 Lal Lal St, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
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4.1/5Very Good! (219 reviews)

"Good location, everything I needed. I stayed in a studio near the lifts and it felt a little bit like living in a fish bowl - open for all to see but once I got over that it was fine. Very good value."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2019

Sovereign Views Apartments
Bell Tower Inn
3.5 out of 5
1845 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
The price is AU$140 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.1/5Very Good! (436 reviews)

"Lovely place, clean and great service. Large room"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2021

Bell Tower Inn
Peppinella Motel
3 out of 5
102 Smythes Road, Delacombe, VIC
The price is AU$120 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4.1/5Very Good! (208 reviews)

"Easy place to stay and convenient place to locate not too far from the town centre"…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov. 2020

Peppinella Motel
Barkly Motorlodge
3 out of 5
43 Main Road, Bakery Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$118 per night from 3 Feb. to 4 Feb.
4.1/5Very Good! (452 reviews)

"Nice, clean and spacious rooms. Lots of parking available."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2021

Barkly Motorlodge
Eureka Lodge Motel
2.5 out of 5
119 Stawell Street South, Ballarat East, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$131 per night from 7 Feb. to 8 Feb.
4/5Very Good! (238 reviews)
Great Value

"Nicely updated motor lodge. Bed was comfortable with nice linens. A large tv and decent sized fridge. Water pressure was excellent. Good value with friendly service."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb. 2020

Eureka Lodge 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 AU$107 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
4/5Very Good! (553 reviews)

"This motel has spacious rooms with comfortable beds and clean bathrooms. The indoor pool is well kept and the staff are friendly and quick to follow up requests. Great value for money."…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021

Main Lead Ballarat Motel
Woodmans Hill Motel
2.5 out of 5
9503 Western Highway, Warrenheip, VIC
The price is AU$112 per night from 19 Jan. to 20 Jan.
3.9/5Very Good! (65 reviews)
Pleasant Hilltop Accommodation

"This property is well out of town so is removed from sources of food. A selection of order and deliver menus are available but the plates supplied to serve and eat the food were inadequate. But this seems to be a common situation for motels in this price range that includes a microwave in their facilities. ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Woodmans Hill Motel
Avenue Motel
2.5 out of 5
1813 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$95 per night from 17 Jan. to 18 Jan.
3.6/5Good! (473 reviews)

"Great value. Good room with kitchenette. Quiet though on main road. Free simple continental breakfast. Opposite excellent meal at golf club."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2021

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There are many things that comprise an excellent holiday. You want to stay somewhere nearby the area’s top attractions, enjoy delicious meals, and most of all, spend time with the people who matter most—your family. Your children are just as eager for a getaway as you are, so why not take them on a trip they’ll remember for a lifetime? Reserve family accommodation in Ballarat and show your little ones all the area has to offer.

Some of the best family hotels in Ballarat are nearby the area’s top attractions, like sprawling parks, children’s museums, and family-friendly restaurants. Hold on to your little ones’ hands as you meander through the city streets and create long-lasting memories. Back at your hotel, you’ll find tons of amenities that appeal to your children, and your inner child, too. Ballarat family hotels offer perks like in-room televisions with loads of channels kids love, access to playgrounds and pools where the kids can get their energy out, and tasty and nutritious room service menu items designed specifically for children. Whether you choose to pass the time at the hotel with your little ones or you bring the whole brood out for a day of sightseeing, you’ll love staying at a property that understands what your family needs.

Take the stress out of travelling with the entire family by booking a trusted kid-friendly hotel with Expedia. There are loads of options that suit your needs, from budget family accommodation in Ballarat to large resorts and more. Book today, and tell the kids to get ready for a holiday they’ll never forget.

Frequently asked questions

What's Ballarat like for family-friendly holidays?
The historic destination of Ballarat is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a holiday with the children. The lake views, museums and parks are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is located 54.6 mi (87.8 km) from the centre of Ballarat.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Ballarat?
BIG4 Ballarat Goldfields Holiday Park is a top 4.5-star property on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include Sovereign Park Motor Inn and Lake Wendouree Luxury Apartments on Webster.
How many hotels that welcome families will I find in Ballarat?
Expedia has 35 hotels in Ballarat that are great for families.
What's the weather like in Ballarat?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 11°C. Average annual precipitation for Ballarat is 280 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Ballarat?
While you are visiting Ballarat, you and the family may want to explore some interesting spots such as Gold Museum, Art Gallery of Ballarat and Eureka Aquatic Center. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Howitt Street Trig Station Natural Features Reserve and Eureka Stadium.

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