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The Ansonia on Lydiard

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32 Lydiard St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Business Centre
Laundry Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed one night here recently and enjoyed the clean warm and cosy room. As stated in reviews below the property is currently being renovated and so far it looks good. The building itself has an interesting past and is location handy to all the local...More

Thank Kathryn082
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

There are some positives to this hotel: the big, comfortable bed and the lack of noise at night. Otherwise, it is best described as past its best : tatty carpets, the faint smell of decay, tired bathroom etc. I hate to be critical but the...More

1  Thank Alan W
Response from Cameron M, Manager at The Ansonia on LydiardResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback Alan, I am sorry to hear that your experience wasn't pleasant. The property had jus recently changed ownership and management and we are in the process of refreshing the property with new carpets to be installed in the coming weeks.

Reviewed 4 August 2018

We stayed recently (2 adults and 2 kids) and had a lovely time. We came to Ballarat to mainly attend the Winter Wonderlights at Sovereign Hill, but also enjoyed a night in Ballarat. We had a spacious 2 bedroom apartment that suited us perfectly. We...More

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Booked a hotel room for the night for the purposes of visiting sovereign hill xmas in July show with a friend & our two babies. Upon arrival we were upgraded to a gorgeous spacious 2bedroom family room & with cot supplied. We enjoyed a tasty...More

Thank JessiM14
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is an old building converted to a hotel. Rooms are small but very well appointed. Hotel is modern but retains a lot of the old charm. Good position close to city centre, with an easy walk to shops and restaurants. Recommended.

Thank Robyn W
Response from Cameron M, Manager at The Ansonia on LydiardResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you Robyn, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us.

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The Ansonia on Lydiard ia a B&B style Hotel set in a heritage building in the heart of Ballarat. A unique & tranquil setting suited to couples friends & corporate travellers. Walking distance to ...More restaurants,gallery's,shops,theatre/cinema perfect central location Guest lounge,open fire,sunny Atrium.Central to all tourist attractions in Ballarat Hotel parking isnt available however there is paid on street parking available or alternatively there is a secure parking faciltiy a short stroll away. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$97 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ansonia On Lydiard Ballarat
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
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Room & Suite (8)
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"Try ground floor as there are no lifts and you have to use stairs."
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"Ground floor more accessible."
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"First floor has natural light and is quiet."
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