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    Lake Inn Ballarat

    1317 Mair St, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    • Average5%
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    “motel carpark” (2 reviews)
    “country town” (3 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 116 reviews

    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    Loved the posi, a block from Lake Wendouree, which makes the most beautiful morning walk. Room was just as reviewed, very clean and trim, comfortable and relaxing, (and large - we had a spa room). Very efficient management. Highly recommend this place. Only niggle (warning)...More

    Thank K F
    Response from Trish W, Manager at Lake Inn BallaratResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi KF thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    Executive room very large, very clean. Bathroom large with reasonable amenities. Plenty of hot water. Only criticism is the untidiness of stairwell and cleanliness outside of Room 19. Bird droppings both sides of door and the stairwell is quite grubby. Needs a real good gurney...More

    Thank nelliebob
    Response from Trish W, Manager at Lake Inn BallaratResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi nelliebob Thank you for your review. We have put up a lot of bird scares around our airconditioner units to try and keep the birds from nesting. Unfortunately as the Hotel is a completely separate business with different owners to us we can only...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

    We had a lovely weekend in Ballarat staying at the Lake Inn. The room was very large and spacious and well set up, everything you could have asked for. Immaculately clean. Quiet rooms. Staff went out of their way and were warm and friendly. Fantastic...More

    Thank littlemissanna
    Response from Trish W, Manager at Lake Inn BallaratResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi littlemissanna Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    We stayed 2 nights and we were surprised how big the rooms and bathroom are. The bed was hard and very bouncy which caused my back to ache. I was also surprised that at $170 per night, that breakfast was not included. The Manager did...More

    Thank ladyloch
    Response from Trish W, Manager at Lake Inn BallaratResponded 15 September 2017

    Hi ladyloch Thank you for your review. Our rooms are on the over large size and it is nice to have room to spare. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    We stayed here five nights on a recent visit to have a good look at this beautiful city. The management are amenable to discussing nightly rates especially for longer stays and they were very fair with the tariff offered. We had an upstairs room which...More

    Thank GraftonRiverguide
    Response from Trish W, Manager at Lake Inn BallaratResponded 24 August 2017

    Hi GraftonRiverGuide thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Our whole team does a wonderful job on a daily basis to keep the motel up to a high standard for our guests. We look forward to seeing...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 126 - US$ 152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Business Hotel in Ballarat
    • #9 Family Hotel in Ballarat
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
    • #13 Romantic Hotel in Ballarat
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Victoria >
    • Ballarat
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Ballarat ,
    • Ballarat Best Western ,
    • Lake Inn Ballarat Victoria
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    debwybs12
    13 April 2015|
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    Response from Caroline S | Reviewed this property |
    I agree with all of the other responses. However we were on the ground floor at the front and it wasn't noisy. We could not see Lake Wendouree but it is only a 2 minute walk away.
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    "Spa room (on a corner) is very large, and has a separate lounge, which made it feel more like home."
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    "Not room 7 as we looked out onto the stairwell."
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    "If elderly or disabled, ask for rooms 10 or 11."
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    "This is built behind other buildings so noise was not a issue"
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