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Brisbane, Australia
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47 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Best Western Bakery Hill is clean and comfortable with free parking and limited wifi so it is ok for the rates that they charge, but the rooms could do with a renovation to brighten them up a little. That said the rooms have everything you could need including a stocked mini bar at reasonable prices. And it is only... More 

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Junee, Australia
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You get what you pay for I guess. Cheap accommodation. Room was dated, but a good size. In a good position. Close to shops and eateries, but being on a main corner, the traffic noise is a problem. Parking is also awkward and congested. Wouldn't stay there again.

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Thank cecc65
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a good location, bed was fine. Decor outdated but heater, tv worked etc. I was pining for a hot shower, but was apalled to find mould in the shower recess!!! So gave it a miss. Surely this would not take a lot of time/money to fix. We chose Best Western because of our recent stay in 1 of... More 

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Mornington, Australia
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 3 night stay here. I am okay with hotels being older and perhaps a little tired, but I can do without the mould in the shower recess. There were indications that changes maybe being made, i.e new taps in the bathroom, but this was overlooked due to the rusted 'disability' rails, broken and unclean grout / tiles,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to stay in the centre of town. Family friendly, walked into reception to hear piano practice in the background, felt like walking into a home rather than motel reception. Motel is at the top of bakery hill, across the road from a variety of eateries and short stroll to supermarkets. Room was spacious and comfortable.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

As far as hotel rooms go it was pretty average & seemed a bit cold and dated with the internal exposed brick. The toilet was in a very small space and felt uncomfortable. Shower was hot with good pressure. The highlight was the king size bed with comfy pillows. Checkin was seemless and service good but it was lacking atmosphere.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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309 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here two nights over a cold September weekend and was very happy with the room and especially the service. Beds firm but very comfortable. Room had microwave & kitchen sink. Ice cube trays were filled and freezer a good size for a medium stay. Shower had a handy grabrail - good. Onsite laundry facilities and parking right outside the... More 

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Mendooran
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205 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We had a family room, no complaints around $140. The bathroom was really nice, beds comfy and linen clean. We checked in ar 2130. That was no problems. The room had a microwave and some basic crockery and cutlery.

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geelong
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176 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Stayed here will visiting Ballarat for a weekend and found this to be a great location in the central part of town. Within walking distance to lots of food spots in the central part of town. Room was very comfortable and had everything that was needed, parking was a bit tight though. Wifi kept dropping out. The one negative was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Starting with the good points: central location, easy to find, free wifi, comfy bed with clean linens. That's it, parking on site is awful, bathrooms and cleanliness are abysmal. Hair balls in amoungst "clean" towels. Grouting amateur job & mouldy. Streaks of a dubious nature on the walls in the bathroom. Toilet dirty/used & not cleaned on our arrival. Sinks... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small inner city Motel close to all the best that Ballarat has to offer in the way of restaurants, bars, galleries, theatres, shopping and of course, Sovereign Hill (1.5km).Having only just taken over the Motel in February, our focus has been on improving the cleanliness and hygiene of the rooms.We have all new doonas and bathroom linens and have replaced the old bed spread style bedding with the fresh, Hygenic, clean look of triple sheeting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Bakery Hill Motel

Address: 1 Humffray St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: $80 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Bakery Hill Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Check the shower b4 paying!!”
 of 5 bubbles 658lynnec, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms facing the roads can have traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles SteveL151, Aug 7, 2016 | Read review
“Quite rooms and on a single floor”
 of 5 bubbles ivonp629, Jun 1, 2016 | Read review
“higher room get better view and away from noise.”
 of 5 bubbles kylel848, May 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1, 2 & 3 are next to the road - car noise is annoying when trying to sleep”
 of 5 bubbles stevemU2954EX, May 16, 2016 | Read review
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