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    The George Hotel

    27 Lydiard St N, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good49%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “glass wall” (5 reviews)
    “local rsl” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 20 November 2016

    The place is a bit of a rabbit warren with poor signage but more of that later. As there was no one at reception and it was a group booking, we sought out someone to check us in. We were met with a rude and...More

    Thank Monticat1
    Response from caravanaddict, Business Consultant at The George HotelResponded 27 November 2016

    Firstly Monticat1, I'd like to thank you for returning to stay with us for your group stay. Thank you for highlighting the high standard of service that you experienced from our waiting staff whilst dining in our restaurant as well as in our cafe. We...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2016

    Great rooms. Comfortable and tasteful furniture. Everything was spotless and good quality. Very friendly and helpful staff. Excellent location, close to Art Gallery and theatre. Would definitely stay again.

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    Thank paulinethomas2016
    Response from caravanaddict, Business Consultant at The George HotelResponded 27 November 2016

    We look forward to welcoming you back to our establishment PaulineThomas2016. We'd like to thank you for your 5 STAR REVIEW and for mentioning our close proximity to Ballarat's Art Precinct.

    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    Situated in the heart of Ballarat opposite the Gold Exchange, this Hotel offers great accommodation and good food. A lovely period building with a beautiful Lace adorned verandah on the front. Saturday nights can be a bit noisy as this area appears to be the...More

    Thank Len S
    Response from caravanaddict, Business Consultant at The George HotelResponded 27 November 2016

    Thank you LenS for your 5 STAR review. The George Hotel is a very popular venue as we strive to offer great quality food, service and, of course, accommodation. We're glad you appreciated the efforts we have made to maintain the period building.

    Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

    A Ballarat original. Well located. Good parking. Rooms modern airy and spacious. Service was excellent and there is a great choice of places to eat both within the hotel and surrounds. Reasonably priced. I would recommend for a stopover in Ballarat.

    Thank ih38
    Response from caravanaddict, Business Development Consultant at The George HotelResponded 27 September 2016

    Thank you for your great review ih38. Our hotel was first opened in 1854 and we have retained many of the beautiful features of the building with our recent multi-million dollar renovation. Each of our function rooms are named after the original hotel owners.

    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    Magnificent building. Reflective I imagine of the wealth once associated with Ballarat. Visiting the city for a couple of hours. decided to drop in and have a look. What a reward for effort. Magnificent interior with a variety of rooms laid out for dining. Next...More

    2  Thank Headframe
    Response from caravanaddict, Business Development Consultant at The George HotelResponded 27 September 2016

    We loved reading your 5 star review - thank you Headframe. There is an enormous amount history surrounding the hotel. It is said that Peter Lalor himself addressed the troops from the first floor balcony before they set off to fight in the Eureka Rebellion....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Minibar
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    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Business Hotel in Ballarat
    • #14 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    Rhys G
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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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    "Fantasy security and lift access to all the accommodations."
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    "Probably best at the back of the hotel to ensure a quiet stay"
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    "Did stay here nor did I have a meal. Just a drink and a visit. Well over the hour looking at the military..."
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    "If possible get a room that isn't above the pub area."
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