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Mid City Ballarat

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Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (1)


#23 of 33 hotels in Ballarat
Built in 1971, the Mid City Ballarat offers rooms with LCD TVs, free WiFi, free newspapers and access to free on-site parking in an off-street, secure area with video surveillance. For your relaxation and enjoyment there is an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Mid City Ballarat is within a 10-minute walk from Ballarat Train Station, Art Gallery of Ballarat, Her Majesty's Ballarat and a range of clubs, shops and cafes. Sovereign Hill and Lake Wendouree are both a 5-minute drive away while Kryal Castle is a 14-minute drive away. The air-conditioned accommodation options include private rooms, suites and apartments. Each has a refrigerator, bed linen and a private bathroom with a shower. Self-contained apartments with a fully equipped kitchen are available. The new restaurant "Aureate" is fast becoming the place to eat for both traveling epicureans and those locals who prefer to dine rather than just eat. Our amazingly well credentialed chef's bring modern European style dishes, with a lean toward seafood to Ballarat, and they do so extremely well. With a every growing international wine list and an friendly, efficient service team Aureate Restaurant is looking golden.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
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Mum and I needed to drop my step dad off at the Civic Hall but couldn't find a Carpark. He can't walk far and we needed a disability Carpark but couldn't find one. We parked in your grounds and asked the receptionist if we could park there. It was not a problem. Not many
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We stayed here overnight coming home from Melbourne Airport as home was too far to go at night. For this purpose the accommodation was fine. the room was clean and well equipped but there was some peeling paint and loose fixtures. It has been there a long time and could do with
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I know that others have written less than favourable reviews, though I found it perfectly ok for a night. The motel is certainly stuck in a bit of a 70s time warp, but it has a certain charm. Could do with a refresh at some stage. Room was clean. Huge TV. Heating was effective.
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This place really needs a facelift but given that it was fully booked, they probably don't need to bother. The room probably hasn't been updated since the 70s, apart from the bed, but was clean and the linen was relatively modern. There was a big screen TV and the heating was
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This hotel is perfectly located in the middle of Ballarat and within walking distance to some of the best bars and restaurants. The retro rooms are spacious and perfect for families, and it was terrific to have direct access to the car for luggage and so on. Although the motel
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$76 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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