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Lake Inn Ballarat $131
Lake Inn Ballarat

Lake Inn Ballarat

1317 Mair Street, Ballarat, VIC
     
    4.0
    of 5, from 1 reviews
    4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this motel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking and a coffee shop are also offered on site.

    Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre $105
    Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre

    Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre

    613 Main Road, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
       
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking.

      Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites $120
      Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites

      Best Western Plus Ballarat Suites

      525 Main Road, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
         
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the laundry service. A computer station, luggage storage, and free newspapers are also on offer.

        Quest Ballarat Station $114
        Quest Ballarat Station

        Quest Ballarat Station

        11 Nolan St, Soldiers Hill, VIC
           
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          This apartment features free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center. A garden, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.

          Barkly Motorlodge $84
          Barkly Motorlodge

          Barkly Motorlodge

          43 Main Road, Bakery Hill, VIC
             
            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this motel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Luggage storage is also provided.

            The Provincial Ballarat $113
            The Provincial Ballarat

            The Provincial Ballarat

            121 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat, VIC
               
              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              This aparthotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas and onsite conference space. Free self parking, a coffee shop, and luggage storage are also offered.

              Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments $81
              Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments

              Ballarat Colonial Motor Inn & Apartments

              9379 Western Highway, Ballarat, Warrenheip, VIC
                 
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                A restaurant and an indoor pool are featured at this aparthotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Free parking, express check-in, and express check-out are also offered.

                Main Lead Ballarat Motel $75
                Main Lead Ballarat Motel

                Main Lead Ballarat Motel

                312 Main Road Vi 3350, Golden Point (Ballarat), VIC
                   
                  2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  A restaurant and an indoor pool are featured at this motel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a garden, and a picnic area are also offered.

                  Places To Go In Ballarat

                  Welcome, traveler, to Ballarat. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Ballarat

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Ballarat. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Ballarat? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Ballarat attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.