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The George Hotel

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The George offers a warm welcome and great facilities. The ground floor has a restaurant, cafe / bar and gaming. The dinner menu looked nice, although we arrived after dinner so only tried the delicious brownies and coffee / chai soy latte. Beautiful heritage features...More

Thank Robyn-Wendy
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Room was lovely however horrendous nightclub literally downstairs is ridiculously open til like 4am! Our ‘family room’ was right above it. There’s no escape. They really need to warm people prior to booking as it’s very expensive a night!!

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Thank FionaBMelbourne
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We stayed last Saturday night to enjoy the Ballarat winter festival and we were having a lovely time until we tried to get some sleep when the nightclub downstairs kept us awake until 3am! If you're going to call it 'luxury boutique accomodation' you should...More

Thank Jessica_5787
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I stayed at the George Hotel on the long weekend it is a very well located Hotel in the centre of Ballarat, rooms are warm, clean and well appointed. I have no issues with the staff who where very helpful and efficient. The only thing...More

1  Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We stayed two nights at The George Hotel. The very nice lady at reception was very accommodating and gave us a lovely room in the Executive Suite on the second floor. The room was overlooking the balcony with a nice view of Lydiard Street and...More

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About
Description
Ballarat's second oldest hotel, the original George Hotel building was erected in 1854. The George Hotel is located in what is known as one of Australia's most important historical streets and is opposite the Art ...More Gallery of Ballarat, walking distance from Ballarat's Visitor Information Centre and a few doors down from the local cinemas. Over the past 3 years the hotel has undergone a major refurbishment to bring its hotel style rooms, including some apartment style accommodation, to a four and half star standard. The hotel is now also home to the Ballarat RSL with memorabilia displayed within the hotel. Newly refurbished bars and dining areas now operate seven days and at the rear is a new upmarket lounge which operates weekends for guests and discerning patrons with strict standards. One of Ballarat's most popular meeting places, The Lane offers a street cafe and alfresco dining, alongside the Lane Restaurant (popular with foodies) and Heritage Bar & Restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$107 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$107 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
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Room & Suite (20)
Dining (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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lowprofile1
9 August 2017|
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Response from CairnsScotty | Reviewed this property |
Hello Yes there is a lift. We stayed at The George Hotel last December and our room was very quiet. There was a Christmas Party in a function room, but we heard no noise whatsoever in our room. I would highly recommend... More
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Rhys G
14 February 2017|
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Response from Len S | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a pool at the George Hotel.
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Hailey R
26 December 2015|
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Response from caravanaddict | Property representative |
The George is situated in Ballarat's CBD with the arts, shopping, transport, entertainment and dining all within walking distance of our front door!
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Room Tips
"Don’t stay fri / sat nights unless you plan to be up until 4am!!"
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"Dont' stay here if sleep is important to you."
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"Stay as faraway as possible from the Night Club located in this Hotel."
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"Not sure, they all looked pretty good to us."
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