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The George Hotel

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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You should avoid this hotel at all costs. This was the worst meal we have ever eaten. The steak was old and well over cooked it tasted like rubber and was totally disgusting, the pizza was undercooked and the ham had a strange smell. Staff...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location in the center of town. Beautiful building but with modern renovations that enhances the room. Very clean and restaurants to choose from. Lovely staff. Only drawback was that it was a bit noisy from a xmas party on the main balcony at night....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am staying here for business purposes and have been pleasantly surprised by what greeted me. It was tricky to find a car park outside the beautiful hotel but I wandered into the reception area to check in. The lovely lady that greeted me was...More

Thank sjh1107
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I spent one night at the George Hotel last month. This is an old pub that has been converted and modernized and now functions as a hotel. The rooms are decent sized with a modern, suer clean bathroom, and all the standard conveniences. To be...More

Thank MelbourneOztraveller
Response from GeorgeHotelBallarat, Manager at The George HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there MelbourneOztraveller, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the rooms, we definitely pride ourselves on our cleanliness and service. We do have live music on weekends, enjoyed by many guests. We apologise that it interrupted your sleep - We have two rooms that...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Clean and majestic. Although night time noise from band downstairs on both Friday and Saturday was annoying & upsetting. It didn’t stop on Saturday till 3/4am. So we had 2 bad nights sleep. In our room the bathroom walls were glass so whenever someone turned...More

Thank 868pepsi
Response from GeorgeHotelBallarat, Manager at The George HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there 868pepsi, We are glad you felt our hotel was clean and majestic. We take pride on our cleanliness and upkeep of the hotel. I am sorry to hear that you did not sleep well from the noise. There are two rooms that are...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 115 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#12 Business Hotel in Ballarat
#14 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 115 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Business Hotel in Ballarat
#14 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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9 August 2017|
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Response from CairnsScotty | Reviewed this property |
Hello Yes there is a lift. We stayed at The George Hotel last December and our room was very quiet. There was a Christmas Party in a function room, but we heard no noise whatsoever in our room. I would highly recommend... More
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14 February 2017|
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Response from Len S | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a pool at the George Hotel.
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Hailey R
26 December 2015|
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Response from caravanaddict | Property representative |
The George is situated in Ballarat's CBD with the arts, shopping, transport, entertainment and dining all within walking distance of our front door!
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"Avoid Saturdays and band nights"
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"The rooms we had were very quiet on the first floor"
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"Needed to block out the window at the top of the door better as the light shone through."
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"Although the pub downstairs was very lively, the rooms were extremely quiet."
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