Are you on the hunt for accommodation in Ballarat? Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or need to get out of the city over the school holidays, the Ballarat Budget Motel is sure to provide just the stay you’re searching for. Located on the eastern side of the city, just off the Western Freeway (but far enough away to ensure a quiet ambience), this motel is the perfect base for exploring all that the area has to offer.
We have four affordable accommodation options to choose from, including family friendly options. Standard Rooms feature a queen and a single bed, sleeping up to 3 people. Deluxe Rooms also feature a queen and a single bed, sleeping up to 3 people. Family Rooms feature a queen, bunk and single bed, sleeping up to 5 people. Two Bedroom Suites feature a queen and single bed in one room, and a bunk and single bed in the other, sleeping up to 6 people.
The motel offers a number of amenities for guests to take advantage of during their stay. These include ample off street parking (with plenty of room for large vehicles, vehicles towing trailers and even coaches), Laundromat, BBQ and playground area (great for basic meals and for keeping the kids entertained when you want to take a break from sightseeing), DVD and VCR hire (as well as some in-house movies), limited office services, and continental breakfasts.
When staying at the Ballarat Budget Motel, it’s also possible to book one of the available packages to enhance your stay even further. The Bed & Breakfast Package is our most popular; guests are able to choose accommodation in a standard, deluxe or family room and will enjoy a delicious continental breakfast in the morning (including bread, cereal, condiments, fruit juice and milk). We do offer other packages from time to time – be sure to check back regularly.
Did you know that gift vouchers are available for the motel? Whether you want to give a relaxing stay as a gift or enhance the stay of a loved one who has already booked, we have the solution! We offer two types of voucher – the first is a continental breakfast add-on at $12 and the second is a monetary value towards accommodation (available in either $100, $150 or $200 denominations). It is possible to purchase multiple dollar vouchers if desired.
As we have previously mentioned, the hotel forms the perfect base for exploring many of the area’s local attractions. Some of our favourites include: Sovereign Hill (only 10 minutes drive), Kryal Castle (only 5 minutes drive), Ballarat Wildlife Park, Tangled Maze (only 20 minutes drive), Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka or M.A.D.E (less than 10 minutes drive), Art Gallery of Ballarat and Mount Beckworth Wines (only 30 minutes drive).
No matter the reason or length of your stay, we are sure that you will enjoy your holiday at the Ballarat Budget Motel. This is the perfect location for weekend stays or extended weeklong getaways – it is easily accessible from both Melbourne and Adelaide, as well as everywhere in between. If you plan on staying over a long or special event weekend, be sure to get in early and book to avoid missing out – the city is highly popular at these times.