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Mid City Motel

19 Doveton Street North, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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Mid City Motel
Ranked #25 of 35 hotels in Ballarat
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
79 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Location and value for money are the advantages of this older style motel. Located in the cbd area with many restaurants etc in walking distance. The rooms are old style, clean, comfortable with TV fridge and normal facilities. Outdoor pool and on siet parking for the ground and first floor units. On site bar and breakfast facilities, or just go... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the Queens Birthday weekend in Ballarat at the Mid City Motel. I found the room to be very outdated as far as decor however, it was warm which for Ballarat in the winter is important. We are a family of 4 and were accommodated in a double bed, single bed and rollaway. This made the room quite tight... More

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Ararat, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I stayed one night mid week and it was fine. The upsides - the bed was very comfortable, and the shower was hot. The room was a good size and the TV was easy to use. Parking was good. The downside - the room was a bit tired (Grout in the shower falling out, walls not quite clean (maybe need... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

my 2 mates and I thought to spend the weekend in Ballarat for drinks Saturday night and visit sovereign hill Sunday , Location was great , room double bed plus single bed and car parking spots was great , bars near by and shops walking distance 5 to 10 minutes , staff were very friendly , just one thing i... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Needed a stop over between Frankston and Adelaide and booked here through wotif. Got a small family room (queen and single) for $105. Room was clean, spacious with ensuite and bed was comfy. Couldn't ask for more. Friendly service at check in as well as at breakfast and check out. Would happily stay for longer if staying in Ballarat again... More

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We had a group booking and from start to finish were totally looked after. The property is an older property but with that we found the rooms were very roomy. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Travelling with a group we did need extra requirements and the staff didn't hesitate to help us...from extra pillows to providing microwaves. The breakfasts... More

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Wangaratta Vic
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This motel is nothing fancy but it is clean and comfortable, very good value for money,with a great central location. The restaurant food excellent and is reasonably priced. Staff at front desk was friendly and helpful the wait staff in restaurant pleasant, friendly and efficient.

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Ballarat, Australia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
26 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This was a nice place to stay for us as we needed a base in a central location while in Ballarat at that time looking for a property to rent. The room was nested in a corner location with a king size bed that was very comfortable and in a quiet location. Room was very clean with all one needs... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

My husband and I love all things kitch so when I saw the photos of the foyer I had to book this place. Stayed here with our 2 children for an overnight stay so we could visit Sovereign Hill. We had a family room that had a double bed and 2 singles. The room was clean and it looked like... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

We had a dinner in ballarat to go to and being a Saturday night I thought this hotel was reasonably priced compared to others. The staff were relatively friendly and gladly put a microwave in our room at no extra charge. The room was old fashioned but not too bad. I did not like the bathroom but that's my personal... More

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Additional Information about Mid City Motel

Address: 19 Doveton Street North, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Mid City Motel Ballarat, Victoria

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