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Hotel Description

You'll be connected to a shopping center at Statesman Motor Inn , and within just a 10-minute stroll of Gum San Chinese Heritage Center and Ararat Bushland Reserve. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi and LED TVs.

All 19 rooms feature cable TV, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls. Refrigerators, microwaves, and room service make in-room dining convenient. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Free bottled water, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Local cuisine breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 8:30 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 3.5-star Ararat motel include Ararat Former Town Hall and Alexandra Gardens Park.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$109* Per night/room 3 Aug. - 4 Aug.

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family room suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Executive Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Statesman Motor Inn  ratings based on 186 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.0 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Statesman Motor Inn 

Everyone (65) Couples (68) Family (51)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jul. 2021

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4 out of 5
Great room nice place to stay

Posted by on 20 Jun. 2021

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3 out of 5
Would of been better if the heater worked

Posted by on 26 May 2021

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5 out of 5
the Motel was good , beds were comfortable ,staff was friendly and pleasant, highly recommend .

Posted by on 16 May 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 May 2021 by Alex Nguyen

Thank you so much

5 out of 5
Tidy accommodation

Posted by on 10 May 2021

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24 May 2021 by Alex Nguyen

Thanks a lot

4 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Apr. 2021

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24 May 2021 by Alex Nguyen

Thanks

4 out of 5
Only problem was slippery tiles in shower. Otherwise clean, neat, and value.

Posted by on 1 Apr. 2021

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24 May 2021 by Alex Nguyen

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4 out of 5
The room was clean, bed comfortable and good bathroom.

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5
Unable to connect to the wifi During our 4 day stay unlikely to stay again

Posted by on 18 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5
Clean and close to all local places. Very noisy road traffic but it’s on the main highway and to be expected. Once asleep (comfy bed) you don’t really notice.

Posted by , from Melbourne Vic on 23 Jan. 2021

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About the Statesman Motor Inn 

Location 79 Lambert Street, Ararat, VIC 3377

Property Features

As a guest of Statesman Motor Inn , you'll find barbecue grills, a picnic area, and room service (during limited hours). WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Ararat motel is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 19 guestrooms or units
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1975
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne Airport (MEL) (200.9 km / 124.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Statesman Motor Inn  offers 19 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy local cuisine breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.00 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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.

This property accepts credit cards. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

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 15 and AUD 28 for adults, AUD 15 and AUD 28 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Econo Lodge Ararat
  • Econo Lodge Statesman
  • Econo Lodge Statesman Motel
  • Econo Lodge Statesman Motel Ararat
  • Statesman Ararat
  • Statesman Motor Inn  Motel
  • Statesman Motor Inn  Ararat
  • Statesman Motor Inn  Motel Ararat

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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