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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we are a family heading to Ballarat and we need a simple place to sleep and shower which is well located, clean and offers secure parking. That's what we needed and that is what we got and more. Fair to say we enjoyed our brief stay. This property represents true value for money and we couldn't be happier with... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Met us with good friends who took us to this establishment. The venue is 1st class - nice and quiet. The menu was extensive. The staff were pleasant and efficient Our meals were good without reaching a high standard. Over a pleasant experience.

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Thank Bill F
Seymour, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Very clean room , but just make sure you check bottles of Wine , one in our room was opened and had a glass or two drank from it , Rang down and told them , thank goodness for wanting a cuppa or wouldn't have noticed , Could happen at Any place you stay . Thanks Barkley Bed Comfy as

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Room service was great, same price as if you ate downstairs and was quick service. Room was clean and out of the 5 different places I have stayed over my holiday this was the only place to have a clean exhaust fan in the bathroom. The heating worked great and was lovely warm considering how cold and wet it was... More 

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Thank Shellby21
Adelaide, Australia
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

A good, central location on the Melbourne side of the Ballarat CBD. Friendly staff, quiet surroundings. large room with comfortable bed. But, very poor TV reception - every channel proved difficult to watch even after we re-programmed the channels. Overall, a pleasant experience.

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Thank Ian M
BarklyML, Owner at Barkly Motorlodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the comments. Our tech found the faulty piece of equipment that was effecting the TV signal and replacement part is on the way. It didn't handle the wild weather we had earlier in the week very well. More 

London
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised by this motel. We were located in the main building in a triple room, with a double and two singles. The singles were partitioned off from the main room which was great for us. Rooms were clean with a good shower and located close to the twin centre.

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Thank Walkingape
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night when catching up with long-lost friends in Ballarat. Room was nice and clean with a lovely comfortable bed. Daikin reverse-cycle air conditioner in room was whisper quiet and extremely efficient. Friendly and efficient check-in even though I arrived early - 12:30pm rather than 2:00pm. Free wi-fi worked fine. I will definitely stay here again when... More 

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Thank Lee C
Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

The accommodation was lovely - bed was very comfy, room was large & well laid out, shower was odd shaped & cramped - door closers across many rooms were too tight resulting in lots of loud echoey banging 😒 Motel Staff were friendly, helpful, warm & knowledgeable. Brekkie in the restaurant was a big thumbs down - staff unhelpful even... More 

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Thank Tracey D
BarklyML, Owner at Barkly Motorlodge, responded to this review

Not sure this was us. Our restaurant does not open for breakfast. Maybe you are confusing us with another property. More 

Echuca, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

I read some conflicting reviews about this hotel, but I must say I was very impressed with our stay. We stayed in room 24, which was a spa suite, and everything from the check in to the room, to the quiet nights sleep was perfect, and I would not hesitate to stay here again on our next visit

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Thank Paul1323
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Was recently booked in here for an overnight work trip in Ballarat. Staff were lovely and very helpful - ordered the room service breakfast which was great. I would definitely stay there again when I'm in town! My only dislike was the brightness of the lighting in the bathroom and hallway (not bright enough).

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Barkly Motorlodge

Address: 43 Main Road, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia (Formerly Country Comfort Ballarat)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: $89 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Barkly Motorlodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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