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Mid City Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a great place to stay when on business! Rooms are clean and simple, but the beds are amazingly comfy! The best part of the Mid City is it's owners and there amazing service and personalities. I arrived late at night around 8:30pm, they found a restaurant open for us and made a booking. I could not recommend this Hotel...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I would not recommend this place to anyone. The receptionist we spoke to in person was incredibly rude and demeaning. I have never felt so unwelcome from a staff member before. I think she should reconsider her field of work, the only thing I'm unfortunate about is not getting her name to put in a complaint. Please go somewhere else...

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Thank Jlo_travels_13
Wodonga, Australia
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We booked Mid City at short notice. Very thankful to the young receptionist who brought in the cot & plates for dinner in awful weather still with a smile on her face. Comfortable, very central. Delicious breakfast. Worth a stay.

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Thank RinStepGeo
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Mid City is a well preserved modernist gem. The foyer is a beautiful 1970's wood, brass and marble space with a spectacular new "green" wall and elegant staircase. Our room (#34) was quiet, spacious and with great quality linen and toiletries. The room had fabulous original features including a pressed copper splash back above the mini bar and wooden bedside...

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Thank Dkiti
Worrowing Heights, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The mid city hotel was very poor. It was clean which is important. The rooms badly need a makeover. The fridge had no freezer so no ice. Their was no toaster. The TV was extremely small. It cost $129 for Sunday night which was way too much. I wouldn't recommend it.

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Thank ruthpile
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I recently spent the night at Mid City Hotel. Kylie and her family were both very welcoming and friendly. The room was clean, tidy and fresh. Even though the rooms are older, I actually liked the 'retro' feel and look of the rooms, everything is kept very well. The bed was very comfortable, and I had a quality sleep. The...

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

My experience at Mid City Hotel! I had booked for 2 days & finally stayed a week! I found Kylie & her family, very friendly & kind. Motel is a little dated, but very clean! Modest prices, but then I was not looking for luxury, just a comfortable stay! Fabulous housekeepers, any little thing done for you, room stocked every...

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Thank Roma G
Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

The rudest receptionist I have ever come across, would not recommend this place to anyone. Kylie should reconsider her career choice as she is clearly unaware that she works in a service industry, being rude and abusive to people will only lead to bad reviews.

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Thank BainP
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We stayed in room 1, the Executive King Suite. This was a huge 2 roomed space and was clean and tidy. The furniture looked alike it was placed awkwardly in the room, a lazy-susan had no purpose. The bed was as through we were sleeping 'down hill', we spun the pillows around and slept at the foot end. Also the...

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Thank Claire J
Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2017

A 1960/70's hotel located in the heart of Ballarat. Room size is fair and the bed relatively comfortable but the furnishings are from a generation ago and look their age. The shower was clean and in good shape but the temperature control was very fickle. The room had a fridge but no microwave. Efficient wall mounted A/C. Quiet room with...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1971, the Mid City Ballarat offers rooms with LCD TVs, free WiFi, free newspapers and access to free on-site parking in an off-street, secure area with video surveillance. For your relaxation and enjoyment there is an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Mid City Ballarat is within a 10-minute walk from Ballarat Train Station, Art Gallery of Ballarat, Her Majesty's Ballarat and a range of clubs, shops and cafes. Sovereign Hill and Lake Wendouree are both a 5-minute drive away while Kryal Castle is a 14-minute drive away. The air-conditioned accommodation options include private rooms, suites and apartments. Each has a refrigerator, bed linen and a private bathroom with a shower. Self-contained apartments with a fully equipped kitchen are available. The new restaurant "Aureate" is fast becoming the place to eat for both traveling epicureans and those locals who prefer to dine rather than just eat. Our amazingly well credentialed chef's bring modern European style dishes, with a lean toward seafood to Ballarat, and they do so extremely well. With a every growing international wine list and an friendly, efficient service team Aureate Restaurant is looking golden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mid City Hotel

Address: 19 Doveton St N, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: ₹ 4,711 - ₹ 8,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mid City Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 71
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Mid City Hotel Ballarat, Victoria
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#16 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
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“I preferred ground floor, with my bad legs.”
romag753, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“avoid the Executive King Suite, the queen rooms looked to be of better value”
515clairej, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room on the third floor was very quite.”
562tedf, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are on 2 floors, if you have mobility issues suggest you as for ground floor room.”
bernardg972, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“For Wheelchair access ground floor, all rooms are situated around a courtyard parking, second floor with balcony entrances.”
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