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Mid City Ballarat
4 out of 5
19 Doveton St North, Ballarat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$139 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in the heart of Ballarat, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of St John of God Hospital Ballarat and Ballarat Base Hospital. Gold Museum and Eureka ...

4/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Good size room, handy location and helpful staff made for great stay."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan. 2021

Mid City Ballarat
Sovereign Park Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$152 per night from 7 Feb. to 8 Feb.

Located in the centre of Ballarat, this family-friendly motel is within a 15-minute walk of Gold Museum and Lake Esmond Botanical Garden. Sovereign Hill and ...

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
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 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in Golden Point (Ballarat), this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Gold Museum and Sovereign Hill. Lake Esmond Botanical Garden and Lake Esmond are ...

4/5Very Good! (554 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

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Barkly Motorlodge
3 out of 5
43 Main Road, Bakery Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$110 per night from 29 Jan. to 30 Jan.

Located in Bakery Hill, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ballarat Town Hall and Sovereign Hill. Art Gallery of Ballarat and St Patrick's Cathedral are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (455 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2021

Barkly Motorlodge
Ambassador Motor Inn Ballarat
3.5 out of 5
1759 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$110 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in Alfredton, this motel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Ballarat Golf Club, Mullawallah Wetlands Nature Conservation Reserve and Flax Mill Swamp Wildlife ...

4.3/5Excellent! (264 reviews)

"Friendly staff at reception, clean, comfortable room, overall a very nice place to stay."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct. 2020

Ambassador Motor Inn Ballarat
Central City Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
16 Victoria Street, Bakery Hill, VIC
The price is AU$140 per night from 31 Jan. to 1 Feb.

Located in Bakery Hill, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Art Gallery of Ballarat, Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka and Sovereign Hill. Ballarat Station ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (279 reviews)

"Close to CBD continental breakfast included in tariff host very helpful with local knowledge good views over Ballarat from first floor balcony"…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct. 2020

Central City Motor Inn
Bell Tower Inn
3.5 out of 5
1845 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
The price is AU$140 per night from 31 Jan. to 1 Feb.

Located in Alfredton, this golf motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Ballarat Golf Club, Flax Mill Swamp Wildlife Reserve and Mullawallah Wetlands Nature Conservation ...

4.1/5Very Good! (437 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2021

Bell Tower Inn
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 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in the heart of Ballarat, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Ballarat Base Hospital and St John of God Hospital Ballarat. Art Gallery of Ballarat ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (509 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
Victoriana Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
214 Victoria Street, Ballarat East, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$150 per night from 4 Feb. to 5 Feb.

Located in Ballarat East, this motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Eureka Hall and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Sovereign Hill. Eureka Aquatic Center and Museum of Australian ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (364 reviews)

"Simple, clean, comfortable and good value for money."…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct. 2020

Victoriana Motor Inn
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$133 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in Ballarat East, this golf motel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Eureka Hall and 1.8 mi (2.8 km) from Sovereign Hill. Eureka Aquatic Center and Museum of Australian ...

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
Woodmans Hill Motel
2.5 out of 5
9503 Western Highway, Warrenheip, VIC
The price is AU$112 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in Warrenheip, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Mount Warrenheip Flora Reserve, Eureka Hall and Eureka Aquatic Center. Ballarat Wildlife Park and ...

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
Alfred Motor Inn
3 out of 5
1839 – 1843 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$105 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in Alfredton, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Ballarat Golf Club, Flax Mill Swamp Wildlife Reserve and Mullawallah Wetlands Nature Conservation ...

4/5Very Good! (310 reviews)

"Excellent service, very clean and comfortable bed."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep. 2020

Alfred Motor Inn
Avenue Motel
2.5 out of 5
1813 Sturt Street, Alfredton, VIC
The price is AU$95 per night from 31 Jan. to 1 Feb.

Located in Alfredton, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Ballarat Golf Club, Flax Mill Swamp Wildlife Reserve and Mullawallah Wetlands Nature Conservation ...

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

Avenue Motel
Bakery Hill Motel
3.5 out of 5
1 Humffray Street South, Bakery Hill, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$152 per night from 11 Feb. to 12 Feb.

Located in Bakery Hill, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ballarat Town Hall and Sovereign Hill. Art Gallery of Ballarat and St Patrick's Cathedral are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (529 reviews)

"Its close and handy to the shops, walking distance, close to a few restauranta, The only thing is the noise of sirens, or loud cars,"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

Bakery Hill Motel
Peppinella Motel
3 out of 5
102 Smythes Road, Delacombe, VIC
The price is AU$120 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.

Located in Delacombe, this motel is within 6 miles (10 km) of St Patrick's Cathedral, Sovereign Hill and St John of God Hospital Ballarat. Ballarat Base Hospital ...

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
Miner's Retreat Motel
3 out of 5
604-610 Eureka Street, Ballarat East, VIC
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Located in Ballarat East, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Eureka Hall and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Sovereign Hill. Eureka Aquatic Center and Museum of Australian ...

3.8/5Good! (76 reviews)

"Was there for work, no issues, clean stay, easy access"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2020

Miner's Retreat Motel
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Sovereign Park Motor Inn

Sovereign Park Motor Inn

3.5 out of 5
The price is AU$152 per night from 7 Feb. to 8 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
Quest Ballarat Station

Quest Ballarat Station

4 out of 5
11 Nolan St, Soldiers Hill, VIC
The price is AU$197 per night from 2 Feb. to 3 Feb.
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
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"Very relaxed & quiet, and within walking distance to restaurants made it even better"…"

Reviewed on 23 Jan. 2021

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Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments

Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments

3 out of 5
9379 Western Highway, Ballarat, Warrenheip, VIC
The price is AU$117 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
3.9/5Very Good! (931 reviews)

"Great place to stay. Friendly staff. Great room with everything we needed. We stayed 1 night in a 2 bedroom apartment. It was clean and comfortable. We used the on-site indoor pool and that was excellent."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jan. 2021

Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Ballarat?
By saving on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Ballarat. Top sights to visit include Sovereign Hill.
What are motels like?
When you stay at a motel, you’re likely to find an outdoor pool and free parking. With a stay at a motel, you’ll often have access to your room directly from the car park. The word “motel” was invented in 1925 by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel in San Luis Obispo, California.
What are the best motels in Ballarat?
Sovereign Park Motor Inn: Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of Sovereign Hill. Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Mid City Ballarat: A restaurant, a bar and free WiFi are available during your stay. It’s located within a short 7-minute drive of Sovereign Hill. Lake Inn Ballarat: Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Stay within a short 10-minute drive of Sovereign Hill. Barkly Motorlodge: It’s located within a short 5-minute drive of Sovereign Hill. A restaurant and a bar are available during your stay, along with room amenities such as free WiFi. Bell Tower Inn: If driving, you’ll be within 16 minutes of Sovereign Hill. Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking.
How many motels are there in Ballarat?
You can select from 16 inexpensive motels in Ballarat.
What things can I to do in Ballarat?
While you’re sightseeing in this historical area, take time to enjoy its gardens and lakeside. Visitors like Ballarat for the museums and art scene. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Lake Esmond Botanical Garden, Ballarat Wildlife Park and Lake Esmond. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions in the area: Eureka Aquatic Center and The Tangled Maze. Some historical places you might want to see include Sovereign Hill, Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka and St Patrick’s Cathedral.
What's the weather like in Ballarat?
Weather can make or break a road trip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Ballarat to help you plan yours: 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 are my options for getting around Ballarat while staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Ballarat to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is located 54.6 mi (87.8 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), which is 46.4 mi (74.7 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to explore more sights.

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