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Morwell, Australia
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This caravan park is excellent, even in the dreary winter weather, it was still a lovely park. The facilities are wonderful. Plenty of play area for children. There is a beautiful pool and a heated spa pool. The park is very easy to locate.

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Thank Anne A
GatewayLifestyleGLHP, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat, responded to this review

Hi Anne Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your outstanding 5 star review. We're so happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you back again soon. Regards The Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Team More 

Victoria, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Very pleased a with our cosy cabin. Very helpful, even when lost key at 1am. Nothing too much trouble. Clean and tidy. $10 taxi ride into Ballarat central. Easy to get taxi on Saturday night. Would return 😃

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Thank 280Sue
GatewayLifestyleGLHP, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat, responded to this review

Thank you for your outstanding 5 star review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We wish you safe travels and hope to see you again soon. More 

Branxton, Australia
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57 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Nice clean park on the edge of town, still close enough to attractions & shops though - 5 minute drive only. Cabins were decent & fairly modern & clean. Facilities were also quite good. OK for a short Ballarat stay.

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Diamond Beach, Australia
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68 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We stayed here for two nights on a Vic road trip. Stayed in one of the two bedroom cabins, which while not cheap, was clean and well appointed. The "free" internet allowance was 100 Mb, which when only checking emails etc , should go a long way. But ,no, it lasted a full 10 minutes before message said it was... More 

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Traralgon, Australia
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69 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Gateway Lifestyle in Ballarat for 4 nights on a powered site. The park has 2 amenities blocks; one older with retro mosaic tiles but still clean, the other much more modern and appealing. Although our caravan has a bathroom, I chose to shower at the new amenities block, with its automatic lighting and fans and modern colour... More 

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Broulee, Australia
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at this park. Staff helpful. Even though rail line nearby it wasn't a problem. Charge a fair price for solo travellers. Great camp kitchen with fridge, BBQ and microwave. A convenient place to stay while exploring the many different aspects of Ballarat.

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Sydney, Australia
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115 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Friendly people and dog friendly, the amenities block needs upgrading when I went for a shower in one of the shower cubicles the taps were hanging off broken and the amenities block looked tired and old We asked for an en-suite and the women in the office said it would not be possible as she had a broken foot and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Nice nice nice. Nothing bad to say about it. Has a pool, spa, pillow, put put and tennis courts! A really good distance from the centre of town. Although it is next to the trains, I literally didn't hear any!

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Rydalmere
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Gateway in a 4 berth cabin for 3 nights in mid October. The park is in a building/demolition transition stage so the area around the cabin where we stayed had a neglected forlorn feel. The dated cabin was comfortable as was the bed. The facilities all worked except for wi fi which was almost... More 

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Thank Ross E
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Just changed owners and they are building some permanent units up back so road is dug up for nbn fiber laying. Trains can be heard but really aren't a problem. Cabin is great. Good for kids. Jumping pillow. Gas cooking. Air con reverse cycle. Plus silent space heater. Nice.

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Thank Andrew B
GatewayLifestyleHP, Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Parks at Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to hear your enjoyed your stay at Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat. We hope the NBN team will be finished laying cables shortly, but are pleased that this process had minimal interruption to the park. Our jumping pillow is popular for the kids as is our tennis court and... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat is an established park located in the Central Highlands region of Victoria, just one hour's drive from Melbourne. With easy access to many of Ballarat's popular tourist attractions like Sovereign Hill, Ballarat Wildlife Park and Lake Wendouree as well as the town centre. Ballarat is known for its gold rush history culture and preserved Victorian era heritage. The park is set on landscaped acres, this is a perfect location for families looking for a relaxed holiday, couples seeking a romantic escape or a group looking for a range of self-contained accommodation options and a function or meeting room. Some appealing facilities and features at this popular tourist park include- - Lagoon style pool - Jumping pillow - Playground - Mini golf - Tennis court - Indoor Spa (fees apply) - Games room - TV room - School holidays activities - BBQ areas - Kiosk Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Parks are dedicated to providing you with the best holidays possible and wish to advise some locations are undergoing development as we continue to improve our parks. You may experience some noise during your stay, for further details, please contact our friendly park managers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat

Address: 263 Scott Parade | Cnr Water St. & Scott Parade, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: $70 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat 4.5*
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