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Ararat Motor Inn

Certificate of Excellence
367 Barkly Street, Ararat, Victoria 3377, Australia
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Ararat Motor Inn
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Ranked #1 of 2 Ararat B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here so my wife could go on the J ward Tour and the Asylum Tour. Upon checking in at the motel, we were very impressed that the owner who had only lived in the town for 5 months was very knowledgeable on the town, it's district and its tourist attractions. Very helpful indeed. The room we stayed in... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We only stayed one night on our way to Melbourne but very happy we did. The room was very clean, reasonable size and a comfortable queen size bed. They also offered a microwave, kettle, and toaster which was great for a quick breakfast. The ensuite bathroom had a good size shower, plenty of hot water and fluffy towels. The whole... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

What a terrific motel in Ararat! It was clean, modern, quiet, friendly and affordable. The owners were really lovely and seemed to love their new role of managing this delightful motel. We are certainly going to be stay here again and again on our way to / from Adelaide with our family. Thanks Ararat Motor Inn!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Stayed here for the weekend and highly recommend. The hosts Marla and Harry were wonderful nothing was too much trouble . The rooms were fantastic , clean and recently renovated . There was a large group in this weekend and I hear they were well catered for with barbeques etc. Will definately stay again and highly recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Stayed just one night as we had booked in to do the Ghost Tour at Aradale. Upon arrival we were greeted warmly and shown our rooms - absolutely nothing to fault - the rooms were big enough for two people and faultlessly clean. The owners Marla and Harry know the area and suggested places for lunches and dinner - both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here last weekend and it was so spotlessly clean, couldn't fault it all. The new owners Marla and Harry are such lovely people to deal with, nothing is to much trouble for them. Will definitely be staying again in the future

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

This was our first time at this motel and it was beautiful rooms my partner and myself highly recommend the motel it is close to all ammenities and the owners were lovely... Thank you for a lovely stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My sister and I stayed in an executive 4 star room which had recently been renovated. The rooms decor is to a high quality standard, very clean a spacious and quiet. The bed was extremely comfortable and the owners where extremely friendly and helpful with recommending the best places in town to eat. We had an awesome weekend and will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Stayed over 2 nights for an investigation at Aradale Lunatic Asylum, rooms were well presented, clean, excellent and all staff were friendly and nothing was too hard and people in Ararat were also extremely friendly. Would highly recommend this Motel and we'll definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stayed at the Ararat Motor Inn for 3 days and it was easy to get to once you arrive in Ararat. The rooms were very clean and tidy. Ian and Jan the owners were very hospitable and very friendly. The breakfasts were great delivered to your door every morning. Even though it is situated on a main road it... More 

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