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10 Valley Drive,, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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Canadian Lodge
Ranked #4 of 19 Ballarat B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Canadian Lodge was custom built as a B&B by Ingrid and Andrew seven years ago. It is situated a few minutes out of Ballarat city and is near Sovereign Hill. The layout is brilliant with one half of the house set up exclusively for guests. The guest half consists of three upstairs bedrooms and a very comfortable downstairs lounge and... More

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Geelong, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Located a short drive from the city centre of Ballarat and a short drive from Sovereign Hill. This B&B was presented immaculately, we were greeted by Ingrid who was very welcoming, her recommendations for dinner were great, we decided to try Oscars Hotel, which had very good service, its not flash. Compared to the other B&B we stayed in at... More

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Ipswich, Australia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Located out of the city centre this was a lovely quiet B&B not too far from Sovereign Hill. The rooms were spotless and the furnishings very comfortable. The bedroom and ensuite were quite spacious with a walk in wardrobe that was great space for the suitcases. The guest lounge and breakfast area was a lovely place to relax after a... More

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Christchurch
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

A great B&B located in a quiet residential area ensuring a great nights rest with none of the noise associated with a city location. We congratulate Ingrid on her set up of the B&B. It has everything that one would want when staying in a private residence. From here there is easy access to the city and surrounding attractions. One... More

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Reno, Nevada
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

This B&B, although a little outside of Ballarat, is immaculate. It is modern so do not look for historical ambiance. It is in a new residential area, but Ingrid, our host, is pleasant and attentive and keeps the rooms absolutely pristine. You have very easy access to Ballarat and its attractions and it is also very near Sovereign Hill. The... More

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andring, Manager at Canadian Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Thomas for your review. We noticed that you were very interested in the historical buildings of Ballarat. We certainly have them here and more! Although we are not in the center of Ballarat, we are still within the city limits, not outside as you suggested. As it only takes 6 minutes to get to the Town Hall from... More

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

We have just stayed 3 nights. We wanted a quiet place not too far from Melbourne. This was certainly it. The bedrooms, and indeed the lounge and breakfast area very comfortable, very clean and they were that way throughout our stay. Breakfast was delicious and Ingrid is very attentive. We definatley recommend this B & B.

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andring, Manager at Canadian Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Maria for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay, and that you both got the relaxing break that you wanted. Love to see you again sometime. More

Western Australia
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21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

We stayed at this B&B for 3 nights early January & it was fantastic & honestly did not want to leave we were so comfortable. Ingrid & Andrew were wonderful hosts & very warm & welcoming. The house itself was large & spotlesly clean & was maintained that way for our entire stay. The bedrooms were very comfortable, large &... More

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andring, Manager at Canadian Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this lovely review. We're so glad that you had a great time in Ballarat, and found our B&B to your liking. As time goes by, we try to improve little things here and there and it does make the B&B more comfortable. Good reviews makes it all worthwhile. Once again, thanks. More

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

The couple who run this do it very well. Clean, comfortable - no problems. The only downside is that a housing estate has grown around them, so it doesn't look so nice during the day. However, as we were out and about during the days we stayed there, this did not cause us any concern - and we would recommend... More

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andring, Owner at Canadian Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are surprised to read that you thought our B&B did not look nice in the daytime. Most guests love the setting and our beautiful garden, but I guess we all look at things differently. We liked the fact that you enjoyed your stay, and we remember that you enjoyed the fishing at a farm... More

Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

We had a wonderful time at the Canadian Lodge The house was charming, our room was excellent, bed was very comfortable and the house lovely and warm. Breakfast was delicious,hosts were very friendly and no attention to detail was spared.

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andring, Owner at Canadian Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Canadian Lodge. We appreciate guests who take time to write such a lovely review on TripAdvisor. More

Perth, Australia
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Very clean, very comfortable and well set up, good breakfasts and helpful owner. I did think that it is important to know that we had a car and could get there easily but it is a 5 minute drive from the City Centre, it is not walking distance

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andring, Owner at Canadian Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We liked having you stay with us. Although we are not in the CBD, we are not too far from the center of town. As 99.9% of our guest travel by car, we find that it is not an issue. The lovely views and the quiet area makes up for not being in the heart... More

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Address: 10 Valley Drive,, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Canadian Lodge Ballarat, Victoria

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