4.6 out of 5

"Really beautiful building right in the center of town. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 03 Sep 2018

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Ballarat Central awaits you at The Provincial Ballarat. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find Art Gallery of Ballarat and Ballarat Town Hall. Highlights at this property include a restaurant, free self parking and a 24-hour fitness centre.

Each apartment is individually decorated and features free WiFi, a flat-screen TV and Netflix. The minibar provides refreshments, and room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. A hairdryer, a phone and an iron/ironing board are also available.

The restaurant, Lola, is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. At the apartment's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and a coffee shop/café. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 11:30 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 11:30 AM.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Ballarat Central property, you'll be 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Sovereign Hill.

Corporate Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$164* Per night/room 20 Aug. - 21 Aug.

Lola Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Corporate Two Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Lola Deluxe

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Lola Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

The Provincial Ballarat ratings based on 197 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 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 The Provincial Ballarat

Everyone (159) Couples (25) Family (11)
4 out of 5
The decor was stunning. It creates a lovely relaxing environment. Was disappointed that doors exiting the room could not be locked from the inside. Stressful situation when you have an inquisitive 3 year old

Posted by on 6 Aug. 2019

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6 Aug. 2019 by Emma

Thank you for staying and playing at The Provincial Hotel. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed you stay and will take your feedback regarding the doors on board and action internally. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Emma

5 out of 5
Beautifully furnished and relaxing apartments. Very comfortable beds.

Posted by on 30 Jul. 2019

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31 Jul. 2019 by Kelsey

Thank you so much for staying with us at The Provincial Hotel. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards, Kelsey

5 out of 5
We loved the Lola suite - very spacious, roomy & the spa bath was wonderful! Everything felt very special for our stay. ❤️

Posted by on 30 Jul. 2019

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31 Jul. 2019 by Kelsey

Thank you so much for staying with us at The Provincial Hotel. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards, Kelsey

5 out of 5
outstanding accomadtion service outstanding would recommed

Posted by on 15 Jul. 2019

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15 Jul. 2019 by Emma

Thank you for staying and playing at the Provincial. We are so thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay. Than you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Jul. 2019

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15 Jul. 2019 by emma

Thank you for staying and playing at the provincial. We hope you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again.

5 out of 5
Very clean and great friendly staff. The staff also gave knowledgeable recommendations. Great location.

Posted by on 9 Jul. 2019

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9 Jul. 2019 by Emma

Thank you for staying and playing at the provincial! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you back again soon!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Jul. 2019

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8 Jul. 2019 by Emma

Thank you so much for staying and playing with us at The Provincial Hotel. We are so thrilled to hear you had a wonderful stay.

5 out of 5
Great location, Easy walk to Restaurants and Shopping Breakfast was delicious and lots of variety. The Provincial Team were very welcoming, beautiful hotel. Shall return!

Posted by on 7 Jul. 2019

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7 Jul. 2019 by Kelsey

Thank you very much for staying with us at The Provincial Hotel. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our location, staff members and boutique hotel and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards, Kelsey

5 out of 5

Posted by on 27 May 2019

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28 May 2019 by Emma

Thank you so much for staying and playing with us at The Provincial Hotel.

5 out of 5
The Provincial exceeded all our expectations for our short stay at Ballarat. Dinner at Lola's was a highlight. Staff were very courteous and professional and made for an enjoyable stay

Posted by on 26 May 2019

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28 May 2019 by Emma

Thank you so much for staying and playing with us at The Provincial Hotel. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your dinner at lola also. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. A 24-hour fitness centre, tour or ticket assistance, and a garden are also featured at the luxury The Provincial Ballarat. Self parking is free. This 4.5-star Ballarat Central apartment is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 15 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1909
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (109.6 km / 68.1 mi)
  • Train station: Ballarat Station (0.1 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Provincial Ballarat offers 15 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with Netflix. This Ballarat Central apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Netflix
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 11:30 AM and at the weekend from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

Lola – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the apartment include a 24-hour fitness centre.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 7:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 7:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 12 children stay free when using existing bedding.

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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 30 for adults and AUD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: AUD 30.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 30 (subject to availability)
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.21 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Provincial Ballarat Hotel
  • Provincial Ballarat Aparthotel Ballarat Central
  • The Provincial Ballarat Victoria
  • Provincial Ballarat Aparthotel
  • Provincial Ballarat Ballarat Central
  • Provincial Ballarat Apartment Ballarat Central
  • Provincial Ballarat Apartment
  • Provincial Ballarat Ballarat

National Rating

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

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.