For some alternatives, try out the Quest Bendigo and the Hotel Shamrock Bendigo. They are 14 kilometres and 18 kilometres respectively from the main center. If those two don't suit you, try the Quest Bendigo Central or the City Centre Motel.
If you want to explore some close by localities, consider Kangaroo Flat and Golden Square. Journey 12 kilometres to the northeast from Lockwood South and you'll locate Kangaroo Flat. That said, Golden Square is 15 kilometres to the northeast. Kangaroo Flat accommodations are the Bendigo Central Deborah and Quality Inn Colonial. The Comfort Inn Julie-Anna and Alexandra Place are some of the ones in Golden Square.
Before you say "adios" to Victoria, make sure you catch some local sport. Find Schweppes Centre Stadium to the northeast of Lockwood South. To kick your heels up nearby, make a reservation at the Bendigo Haymarket Motor Inn or the Bendigo Homestead Motor Inn & Apartments.
Hotels in Lockwood South start at AU$99 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.