We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Alfred Motor Inn

1843 Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Hotel amenities
Save
You added Alfred Motor Inn to your Saves list
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 guest
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Alfred Motor Inn
View Map
Add a photo
Add Photo Write a Review

33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    5
    18
    7
    0
    3
See reviews for
14
12
1
2
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (14)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (33)
  • Mar-May only
    (9)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (5)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (8)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (11)
All months
Frankston, Australia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

It was over priced for the standard of accommodation, its quite basic Very simple, ok for a night but a bit cramped if staying multiple nights Beds were not very comfy, good water pressure in the shower Hosts were friendly and the kids were welcomed

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Lovely friendly reception from the lady who owns the motel. Nothing was too much trouble. Rooms clean and beds comfortable. Decor tired but this was a budget priced motel. Would stay again if in the area and would recommend to friends as budget priced accommodation.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
38 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We found the lady who owns this motel cannot do enough for you. She waited for us to arrive and made sure we were happy. Even suggested a great motel a short walk up the road called lazy moes and it was amazing. Nice and quiet up the back and nice and clean.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Beds and sheets weren't clean from previous guest as there was still hair on the sheets and pillow cases, one sink to share between bathroom and kitchen over all the whole room was outdated and grubby also the heating was not working and no forks in cutlery set. Whole stay even for one night pretty disappointing even for a budget... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers are raving about these Ballarat hotels

Bordertown, South Australia, Australia
Level Contributor
38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We have stayed here on a number of occasions, very helpful owners..Stayed in a family unit this time with our 6 year old son, lots of room to move, clean, serviceable rooms. Excellent parking, close to restaurants and good takeaways. We will continue to visit The Alfred again, Good value.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Not a good start reception couldn't find my booking, however they were able to give us a room, the rooms were tidy and beds fine, I was shocked to be charged $30 for my elderly mum sharing our room and using the single bed. We have stayed here sometime ago with the previous managers/owners? Since then the grounds have been... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ayr, Australia
Level Contributor
67 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Not a good start. Reception couldn't "find" my payment of the first night, claiming they wouldn't have charged my visa card before we turned up. Luckily, they did find evidence of the prepayment and were very apologetic. The motel is on a main highway into Ballarat, but situated off on a parallel access road. During the night the traffic was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rosebud, Australia
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Pretty clean and semi comfortable beds but not set up for long stays for a family. Very outdated decor and bedding/towels. I'm glad I thought to bring our picnic set as there were only knives and teaspoons for cutlery and small plates, which were not very clean and not a lot of room for preparing food either. Only one basin... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We stayed at this place just recently it was very comfortable very clean and reasonably price. Lovely staff Close to town. Good side rooms and nice beds All good would stay there again if every in that area. Thank you

Was this review helpful? Yes
Longford, Australia
Level Contributor
45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This was the last motel of our Holiday trip and although it looked a bit ordinary on the outside . the rooms were a surprise. The bed was the most comfortable of the whole trip. It is obvious the the owners are making an effort to update the rooms . The price was good and the rooms very clean and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Alfred Motor Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay