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Country Comfort Ballarat

43 - 57 Main Rd, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia (Formerly BEST WESTERN Barkly Motor Lodge)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel.. Staff were friendly managed to get an earlier check in. We enjoyed the walk to the town centre perfect opportunity to leave the car behind. There was 3 of us in our room and the size and layout of the room was perfect. Clean, tidy and well presented fresh furnishings the corridoors were... More 

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Mornington, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Well set out with the single beds and queen separated by the bathroom. Fairly small area with only the basics (kettle, minimum milk serves) but adequate, fairly quiet, clean and comfortable. TV not viewable from any area except the main bedroom. The bathroom door was hard to open. Only stayed one night for the Begonia festival- so it adequately served... More 

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Goodwood
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This motel was in the perfect location to the central business district and had a very good restaurant. The room was comfortable, clean and well appointed. The restaurant at this motel was also very good.

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Suffolk
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

The outside of this hotel is a little off putting - one really doesn't expect much on viewing the outside (which still has an old Best Western name painted on the outside) but the inside has obviously been redecorated and refurbished not too long ago, I had a room upstairs at the back which was reasonably quiet given that the... More 

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Wodonga, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Stayed for 2 nights, our room was facing the intersection, a bit noisy from the traffic. And the trees scraping up against the window didn`t help. The Big let down is you can`t cook toast in rooms,they only have coffee. Very clean rooms they made our beds, barthroom door handle hard to open. We smelt cigarette smoke from the hallway... More 

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Greater Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Good standard, quiet accommodation in a convenient central location. Top restaurant with with good menu choices and very reasonable prices for food and drinks. Overall service in the motel is excellent. We were served a first class dinner in our room when the restaurant was booked out on Christmas Day! Jon is a fine host.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We come for dinner tonight (Father's Day) the lamb shank was absolutely Devine. The rich wine gravy was amazing. The only thing I could pick out of All our meals was the salad dressing was too much honey and the coffee was a little bitter. Over all the staff was good- not pushy but knew when you clear plates and... More 

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Eltham, Australia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Fantastic comfortable BIG beds.CLEAN modern rooms.Quiet central location. Very popular amongst the locals and that speaks volumes for itself Friendly out going staff and owners who actually run the business! Take the time to get to actually know them. No reasonable request a problem!!! Secure safe off street parking. We ran a 2 day conference there and it was just... More 

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Barkly01, Owner at Country Comfort Ballarat, responded to this review

Appreciate your comments John and I'm glad your conference was a success. Hope to see you and Jo again next year... Stay safe on the bike! Jon & Robert More 

Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

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.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Have enjoyed our short stays here over the past two years. Very close to centre of town. Easy walk to restaurants and shops. Great rooms for family with a child as there are two beds in separated areas. Will stay again

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