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Townsille
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are old style but done in a modern style. Excellent bathrooms. Mine has a spa with television. Great staff. Left my iPhone charger and was posted to me at no charge. Top notch service. Would recommend to any one travelling. Meals are also excellent. Entertained clients and they were suitably impressed. Nice fire place as it was incredibly cold... More 

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Thank Lennard M
Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Lennard M, Thank you for taking the time to write your review "Old World Charm", I will ensure I pass your lovely feedback on to our team. See you again soon! More 

Hamilton
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WHAT A GEM! Oscars was recommended by others, and we had the pleasure of 2 nights. It is full of character. Such friendly and efficient staff - they did their role with ease. Had an excellent meal fireside one night and very efficient service to the room the next. Rooms are very modern and clean. Can highly recommend this accommodation... More 

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Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Wilma T, Thanks for the glowing review, its great to hear that you think we are a "Gem" in the inner city! We hope to welcome you back again soon. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at Oscars are brilliant and the rooms are like a modern guest house. The décor is modern and the rooms are well equipped, with comfortable bed, good heating and a lovely bathroom. The coffee is great too!

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Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Elizabeth, Thanks for the lovely review! I ensure i pass your wonderful feedback on to our team. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Fabulous central location within walking distance to shops, banks, cafes and restaurants. Great sized room and received a welcome upgrade upon arrival. Loved the spa bath and the size of the bathroom and it was complete with a TV to finish it off! T2 teas, good hairdryer, ironing board etc and very comfortable bed The only suggestion I would make... More 

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Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi TFandRacci, Thanks for your lovely review, its great to hear that you enjoyed your upgrade to our deluxe spa room. Hope to see you again soon! More 

Hoppers Crossing
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Went there to celebrate a 60th birthday and was set up with a lovely private room we did not stay in a room overnight just went for the party.I do not think there is parking as we parked in the carpark across the road

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Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Chance1954, Thanks for your review, it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the 60th Birthday party you attended in one of our private function rooms. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Yet another stay at Oscars in Ballarat to break a regular long journey - no need to leave - drinks, lovely dinner, spa in room, very cosy bed and good brekky before leaving - love the place! Free, off-street parking and wi-fi too. I'll be back, again. Jan

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Thank Jan P
Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Jan P, Its lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and felt there was "no need to leave"! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Geelong, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We spent an excellent weekend in ballarat in the middle of winter. We stayed at Oscar's in doveton st and were very pleasantly surprised at the modern room in an old hotel at very reasonable rate It was very cold weekend but the room heated up very quickly and sayed warm even at 0 degrees outside. Absolutely loved the modern... More 

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Thank Bill J
Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi BillJ, Thanks for your review, its great to hear that you had an "excellent weekend" with us, even with the cold winter weather! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Loved this place. Great rooms with styish charm Very good food reasonably priced and excellent sevice and as a bonus in the heart of Ballarat. Will absolutely be back. We only had one night to stay but could happily have chilled beside the fire for another day or two. Oscars fo have functions so yes there is a bit of... More 

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Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Foodgirl66, Thanks for taking the time to write your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and thought our rooms had "stylish charm"! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More 

Horsham, Australia
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We have dined here on many occasions and have never been disappointed with the food or service. Steaks are great, Thai beef salad is fantastic and the mustard chicken very tasty too. We will be back to dine again when we travel through Ballarat some time in the future

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Thank Gardensrfun1
Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Gardensrfun1, Great to hear you enjoyed your meals and our service, we hope to see you again next time you travel trough Ballarat! More 

Traralgon, Australia
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

An older pub, that has been very nicely renovated into a 'classy' boutique style restaurant and hotel accommodation. The service was generally very good and as well as staying in the hotel, we also dined in the restaurant. We both really enjoyed our meals and the service was excellent. Our room was really nicely decorated, clean and comfortable. However, seriously... More 

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Nicky Q, Manager at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Bruce M, Thanks for your review. We have taken your feedback about the delivery and rubbish trucks on board and will investigate further and take steps to ensure this does not happen in the future. More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique accommodation in the heart of Ballarat CBD. Great food, friendly staff and sunny courtyard in summer and gas log heaters in winter.The perfect place to stay for shopping, the theatre, soveriegn hill or attending functions in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar

Address: 18 Doveton St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: $102 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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#7 Business Hotel in Ballarat
#9 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
#12 Romantic Hotel in Ballarat
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