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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

$30.00 for two people, yes its in drought, but they could put down road base or something. Most others in drought have. Toilets are a disaster, only one male toilet, two showers for whole Caravan Park. Females are two toilets and two showers. Condition of Male and Females showers toilets are that they haven't had a good clean in a...

Thank Trev W
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rooms were clean, staff very friendly despite being under workload pressure. Meals were great. Would stay here again. Great to spend a night in the middle of 'nowhere' after a long day on the road heading from Western Australia

Thank Kazaandjim
Helensvale, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some decent tourist items to buy at the roadhouse. If crossing the Nullarbor you really SHOULD take timeout to visit the roadhouse museum. It's not just about skylab there's really good information and displays there and it's free entry, geology, history, animal poo identification (that the kids will enjoy), and yes skylab which in itself is interesting enough:-)

Thank Sonjabs
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a basic room, which was all we needed it was a bit on the dear side. We travelled from Perth to ACT and our other two nights accommodation were cheaper for similar rooms (one in Wudinna was $80. and included breakfast). Our room was clean and tidy. It had two bottles of shampoo and conditioner which was nice. It...

Thank Lini999
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There seems to be a competition between Balladonia roadhouse and Border Village roadhouse to see which can be the worst place to stay. Border village seems older and a bit tireder construction wise but takes greater efforts to keep it all clean. Balladonia while seems newer in build is tired and a bit dirty, there was a review from a...

Thank tonygrey62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No sink but a kettle? Bathrooms not very clean... dead flies all over the window sill and they had forgotten to sweep or mop behind the bathroom door for about 5 years! I wore thongs in the shower. Bed was comfy but could have done with a mattress protector. Pretty steep price for aging fittings. Curtains didn't close to keep...

Thank Sophie B
Seymour, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived 5.30pm, informed restaurant closed due to staff shortage. Shows in cleanliness of room at $140 for one night. Room has old holy curtains, carpet old and unvacuumed, bed spread - old with cotton breaking away. Glass door ? Ever cleaned. To, flat screen with basic channels, no movies, no instructions. A/C needs replacing, fan barely works to cool room.Went...

Thank wde56
South Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the roadhouse after starting out from Perth early in the morning. Got to Balladonia about 4.30pm. Needed diesel and it was reasonably priced. Booked into the camping area. The pleasant German employee told us it would be $42 for the stay as we had 5 people travelling with us (2 adults, 3 kids). The camping area was...

Thank pollymum
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't expect much when it came to accommodation crossing the Nullarbor but this was a disappointment. The family room was grim but could have been easily improved with out much cost - a proper clean, some fresh curtains and quilt covers and mattress protectors would go a long way. The pool was green, unusable and a breeding ground for...

Thank jessrhope
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Balladonia Roadhouse is situated just 180 km in from the western start of the 2000km Eyre Highway yet the fuel price was the most expensive we encountered for the entire Perth to Newcastle trip. The rooms were adequate and as expected for this remote but surprisingly busy part of Australia. The evening meal did not agree with me and I...

1Thank Doug S

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Balladonia Roadhouse

Address: Eyre Highway, Balladonia, Western Australia 6443, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Balladonia
Price Range: $130 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
Balladonia Roadhouse Western Australia
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“Don't bother save your money”
 of 5 bubbles 494trevw, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
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“I think they are all the same”
 of 5 bubbles Lini999, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Drive on by”
 of 5 bubbles wde56, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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