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4.9 out of 5

"Very well located and lovely staff that are helpfull " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 13 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

At Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Ararat Former Town Hall and Alexandra Gardens Park. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with DVD players, and all 9 rooms feature free bottled water, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators and microwaves, making in-room dining convenient. Additionally, desks and free toiletries are available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas and luggage storage. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 7 AM and 9:30 AM.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 3.5-star Ararat motel include Gum San Chinese Heritage Center and Ararat Bushland Reserve.

Queen Plus Single Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$146* Per night/room 27 Nov. - 28 Nov.

Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn ratings based on 18 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.9 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn

Everyone (12) Couples (4) Family (2)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Sep. 2020

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17 Sep. 2020 by N & P - Managers

Thanks for your review.

5 out of 5
Very well located and lovely staff that are helpfull

Posted by on 13 Feb. 2020

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13 Feb. 2020 by N & P - Managers

Thank you for your review. Excellent to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Safe travels.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Dec. 2019

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29 Dec. 2019 by N & P Managers

Thank you for rating our motel.

5 out of 5
Very neat and tidy, close to town centre. Lady at reception was very helpful and friendly.

Posted by on 17 Nov. 2019

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18 Nov. 2019 by N & P Managers

Thanks for your positive review. Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us & hope to welcome you back again.

5 out of 5
Lovely friendly staff, well equipped rooms, very comfy beds.

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2019

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6 Oct. 2019 by N & P, Managers

Thanks Melissa. So good to hear you enjoyed your stay with us.

5 out of 5
Fantastic location - could walk to most dinner options. Accommodation was very well presented, clean, tidy and had everything you need. A nice sized space for a couple of days away. We enjoyed our stay and plan on returning

Posted by on 24 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Sep. 2019 by owner

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again.

4 out of 5
Didn’t like tv sound very much bbbnnnmmmkkklllggghhhh

Posted by on 22 Jun. 2019

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27 Jun. 2019 by N & P - Managers

If you stay with us again, come and see us in the office and we will gladly show you how our soundbars work.

5 out of 5
Newly renovated room. The room size and bathroom are large. Property is close to downtown and other tourist attractions.

Posted by on 18 May 2019

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19 May 2019 by N & P - Managers

Great to hear you enjoyed staying in our spacious room. It is nice being so close to all amenities in the town. Hope to see you again.

5 out of 5
Easy to find and good locaton. Room was fine and .nice welcome

Posted by on 3 May 2019

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3 May 2019 by owner

Thanks for your review. Yes we are easy to find especially if you are arriving by train.

5 out of 5
This motel is spotless, bed very comfy and has lots of room. This was the second time we have stayed here and will definitely stay again

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2019

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13 Jan. 2019 by Neil & Pauline, Managers

Thank you for your recommendation to other travellers. We appreciate you leaving such a positive review.

About the Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn

Location 96 High Street, Ararat, VIC 3377

Property Features

WiFi is free in public spaces. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Ararat motel.

  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn offers 9 accommodations with DVD players and complimentary bottled water. Accommodations at this 3.5-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM.
Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 14 and AUD 24 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-in fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Ararat Southern Cross Motor
  • Ararat Southern Cross Motor
  • Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn Motel
  • Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn Ararat
  • Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn Motel Ararat
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