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Hotel Description

Lake Inn Ballarat puts you in the heart of Ballarat Central, within just a 10-minute stroll of Ballarat Base Hospital and St John of God Hospital Ballarat. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, free self parking and a bar/lounge.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with satellite channels, and all 28 rooms feature free WiFi, sitting areas and coffee/tea makers. Fridges and room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. Additionally, hairdryers, phones and irons/ironing boards are available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas. Additionally, you'll find a coffee shop/café. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 7 AM and 8:30 AM.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Ballarat Central motel, you'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Art Gallery of Ballarat.

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$160* Per night/room 20 Oct. - 21 Oct.

Two Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

One Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Spa Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

King Spa Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Lake Inn Ballarat ratings based on 351 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Lake Inn Ballarat

Everyone (184) Couples (130) Business (1) Family (40)
4 out of 5
Great location and nice and close to facilities. Good size rooms and well appointed bathrooms.

Posted by , from Croydon on 7 Oct. 2019

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8 Oct. 2019 by Trish

Hi rob Thank you for your review. Our rooms are larger than most motel rooms and our housekeeping team do a wonderful job every day keeping them beautiful. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
Friendly check in, very spacious accommodation, quiet and loved the "extras" supplied in our room.

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2019

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2 Oct. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review. Yes our rooms are larger than a standard motel room and it is nice to have room to move. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
Great location short 2 min walk to Lake Wendouree. Lovely clean spacious rooms. Friendly staff. Easy parking. Definitely would stay again.

Posted by on 22 Sep. 2019

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25 Sep. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
Very comfortable clean and convenient would recommend

Posted by on 21 Sep. 2019

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25 Sep. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review. Our whole team here at the Lake Inn work hard to ensure our guests enjoy their stay with us. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
Room is very spacious, lovely & clean and modern. Property is close to lake wendouree which is beautiful for a morning walk. Staff all really friendly, bar and restaurant downstairs. Will definitely stay again

Posted by on 21 Sep. 2019

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25 Sep. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Ballarat. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
Was a very nice room fairly quiet would stay again

Posted by on 15 Sep. 2019

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25 Sep. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review. We will see you next time. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

4 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Sep. 2019

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6 Sep. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review. Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
The room is as a great size, very clean, quiet and the bed comfy - what more could you want?

Posted by on 19 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 Aug. 2019 by Donald

Thank you, we aim to please for every ones comfort.

5 out of 5
Property was clean and tidy and having a spacious room was great

Posted by on 5 Aug. 2019

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6 Aug. 2019 by Trish

Thank you for your review. Our rooms are larger than most motel rooms. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Toney & Trish Managers

5 out of 5
Clean tidy and spacious room with friendly and helpful staff

Posted by on 27 Jul. 2019

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28 Jul. 2019 by Trish

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

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Ballarat Central motel.

  • 28 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (111.4 km / 69.2 mi)
  • Train station: Ballarat Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Lake Inn Ballarat offers 28 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Ballarat Central motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Sitting area
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 8:30 AM.

Lake Inn Ballarat has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday-Saturday: 7 AM-9 PM
  • Sunday-Sunday: 8 AM-8 PM

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7 AM - 9 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8 AM - 8 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 15.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 15.0 per night.

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted

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 10.00 and AUD 50.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 15.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 15.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.98 per cent

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

Hotel Names

  • Best Western Lake Ballarat
  • Lake Inn Ballarat Victoria
  • Best Western Lake Inn Ballarat
  • Lake Inn Ballarat
  • Lake Ballarat
  • Lake Inn Ballarat, Victoria
  • Lake Inn Ballarat Motel
  • Lake Inn Ballarat Ballarat Central
  • Lake Inn Ballarat Motel Ballarat Central

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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