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.
All 35 Ballarat hotels

Country Comfort Ballarat

43 Main Rd, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia (Formerly Best Western)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Country Comfort Ballarat to your Saves list
Country Comfort Ballarat
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
Ranked #20 of 35 hotels in Ballarat
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Ray1994 Mildura, Australia
  • Overview
  • Reviews (30)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Photos (38)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (5)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

30 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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 (5)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Mildura, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

rooms are comfortable and fairly clean but I suggest getting a room that dosent have a window to the main road as it does get very noisy in the mornings, other then that overall good experience and service was great. Would stay again but only for 1 or 2 nights not a place I would stay for a long period.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel offered everything we needed for a comfortable stop over after a long day's drive . Rooms were clean , and modern & very comfortable . Our family suite provided excellent accommodation for 2 adults and 3 children . The downstairs restaurant was also very good and reasonably priced with kids meals . A very welcoming and accommodating establishment... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Formerly the Barkly Motel, this motel is a couple of hundred meters on one edge of the main town. Rooms are spacious with large bathrooms and good linen, pillows and towels. Large parking lot and an excellent restaurant visited also by the locals. We rated this friendly and efficient establishment as fair value

Was this review helpful? Yes
Altona, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Booked this as a birthday stay. On first impressions the room was good and looked clean however on close inspection the doors were very dirty, slime on the hair dryer and tide marks round the toilet and taps. The room lighting is very poor and certainly needs higher watt bulbs. Our major gripe was the constant stench of cigarettes even... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hamilton Vic Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Have stayed here on two separate occasions and both times we have had an extremely comfortable night sleep a lovely meal in the restaurant. Staff are extremely friendly and accommodating and location is easy to get to and from.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

Staying overnight with family. Room was overall clean but had discovered spider in the bed and then another crawling over my face. Then from room next door occupants had their tv on so loud till 1.00 am none of us including my kids had any sleep. Rooms are not quiet. Even traffic from road quite loud. Also noticed a distinct... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Melbourne, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This is a good honest motel, nothing fancy but gets all the essentials right. Comfortable bed, effective heater, electric blankets, swift service & most importantly spotlessly clean. Would happily stay again for another business trip.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
15 hotel reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Our first stop in Ballarat during our recent trip to Victoria was of course to the Barkly Motor Lodge restaurant. Exceptional food and service once again. As always we were greeted and treated fantastically from start to finish. Food was wonderful and is greatly missed. We also love what you have done to the place also (new colour scheme and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Melbourne, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

spent a night with my brother,friend and cousins... every bed have electric blanket + the room heater... place is so clean and comfy, had a great sleep and this made us ready for a whole day going around ballarat.... sleep before whole day around the city is important... :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We got a great deal for this stay through Agoda, THE most affordable in Ballarat and we were very pleased. The rooms were clean & cosy, not huge but more than enough room for us two, the carpet seemed nice and new. Check-in and out was a breeze. Total Bonus is Foxtel Movies & Sport, and the his & hers... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Country Comfort Ballarat, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Ballarat with
any amenities

Been to Country Comfort Ballarat? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Country Comfort Ballarat

Address: 43 Main Rd, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia (Formerly Best Western)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Country Comfort Ballarat reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Western Ballarat
Ballarat Best Western
Country Comfort Ballarat Victoria

38 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (4)
Bathroom (1)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (35)
Room/suite (9)
Hotel & grounds (10)
Bathroom (3)
Dining (6)
Other (7)


Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fresh from a refurbishment program which includes new bedding, new curtains, new carpet, new airconditioning units and a new coat of paint. The Country Comfort Ballarat is waiting for those who are looking for well priced accommodation in a central location. ... more   less 
Number of rooms

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer