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Holidays in Ballarat

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Ballarat Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Ballarat hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Ballarat trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.

Top Ballarat Flight & Hotel Packages

Quest Docklands
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melbourne - Flinders Street
Mercure Melbourne Therry Street
Flagstaff Green Apartments
Mantra on Russell
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2021 Ballarat holiday deals

View Melbourne (Melbourne Parkview Hotel)
CitiClub Hotel Melbourne
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melbourne - Flinders Street
Sage Melbourne Ringwood
Zagame's House
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Top hotels in Ballarat

Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments
Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments
3 out of 5
9379 Western Highway, Ballarat, Warrenheip, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$105 per night from 23 Oct. to 24 Oct.
3.9/5Very Good! (924 reviews)

"Loved the very helpful and friendly manager, thankyou ☺"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2020

Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments
Lake Inn Ballarat
Lake Inn Ballarat
4.5 out of 5
1317 Mair Street, Ballarat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$165 per night from 23 Oct. to 24 Oct.
4.7/5Exceptional! (504 reviews)

"Have had a great 4 day weekend in a lovely place. Room was very clean, well stocked, excellent service, highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

Lake Inn Ballarat
Mid City Ballarat
Mid City Ballarat
4 out of 5
19 Doveton St North, Ballarat, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$129 per night from 23 Oct. to 24 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"The room was clean and had what we needed. The breakfast was also great, being able to eat as much as you want. Recommended."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Mid City Ballarat
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Ballarat

Private Ballarat & Sovereign Hill Tour
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Private Ballarat & Sovereign Hill Tour

AU$1,220
Per adult
Creswick Woollen Mills with Alpaca Exhibit & Store Credit
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Creswick Woollen Mills with Alpaca Exhibit & Store Credit

AU$15
Per adult
Electric Bicycle Hire
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Electric Bicycle Hire

AU$51
Per adult

Save Time and Money with Ballarat Holiday Packages

Expedia has some outstanding Ballarat travel packages ready and waiting. Bundling your accommodation and flights is one of the simplest ways to save cash on your upcoming adventure. By securing a package deal on Expedia, you can save up to $583*. Our extensive database lists more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 worldwide properties. With such a fantastic range of options, you really can't go wrong! You may cancel or change almost any booking and you won't pay any extra fees to us.

Places to Visit in Ballarat

About to head off on your Ballarat holiday? Wondering what things to add to your travel schedule? Don't stress — we'll give you some of our recommendations. If you have an inquisitive spirit, check out Gold Museum. You never know what you'll learn while you're there! There's a wonderful range of things to keep you busy in this destination. At Sovereign Hill there are countless tales of the past waiting for you to discover. Pay close attention and you might just hear them as you amble through the paths and streets of this well-preserved place. Still got some time to spare? You'll encounter inspiring ideas and outstanding artwork at Art Gallery of Ballarat. It presents a regularly changing schedule of collections that are sure to interest art aficionados.

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all, so why not throw yourself into some new and exciting experiences? Looking forward to doing stacks of fun things in Ballarat? Why not take a chance on a Grampians National Park Small-Group Day Tour from Melbourne or a Sovereign Hill & Ballarat Tour from Melbourne? Head to our Ballarat things to do page for a complete list.

Ballarat Accommodation

Before you head to Ballarat, book a cosy room via Expedia. You'll have no less than 43 accommodation to select from — your cheap holiday or luxury getaway awaits! Begin your holiday on a luxurious note by sliding between the soft sheets at the Craig's Royal Hotel (10 Lydiard Street South). Alternatively, the Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites (525 Main Road) is a great place for the money-conscious traveller to lay their head.

Nearest Airports to Ballarat

The airport probably isn't going to be the most exhilarating part of your getaway, but there's nothing like the excited rush of knowing that your well-deserved trip to Ballarat is a mere plane ride away! Once you unbuckle your seatbelt at Tullamarine Airport (MEL), you'll be 55 miles from the heart of town.