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    Budget on the Lake

    2 Riley St, Hamilton, Victoria 3300, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    Fairly old and basic, but all the important things were right. Comfy bed, effective heating and shower. Room had plenty of bench space and more power points than most old motels. Owner/manager was pleasant and obliging. Reasonably central location too. Aircon and ceiling fan could...More

    Thank Darryl B
    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    In the vicinity of the lake. Some lake views. Stayed one night but managed to walk around that lake! Room comfortable. Spa bath a decent size and the shower separate. Stand alone room, so quiet over night but to be fair the whole complex was...More

    Thank SeaclffSA
    Reviewed 28 December 2016

    We stayed here one night to escape the wet weather and to dry some wet clothing out after a couple of wet days on the road in a small camper. It suited this purpose and we liked that the room had a microwave and lots...More

    Thank Goannago
    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    Stayed one night. They had off street parking and are situated in a quiet area. They have a breakfast menu and evening meal menu, both are room service. Microwave, kettle toaster and some tea, coffee and super are provided.

    Thank Baz555
    Reviewed 21 May 2016

    Each time we travel to Geelong we stay at Budget on the Lake. We have never been disappointed. It is close to the town and alongside the Lake, which is worth spending the time to walk around. Staff very helpful,room cosy and comfortable, breakfast good...More

    Thank Hilary G G
    Response from lenwin, Owner at Budget on the LakeResponded 22 May 2016

    I am so glade that you liked the motel and keep coming back. Budget on the Lake is dedicated to keeping a good clean and comfortable motel

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 78 - USD 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
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    • Victoria >
    • Grampians >
    • Hamilton
    • Also Known As
    • Budget On The Lake Hamilton, Victoria
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    Room Tips
    "Spa bath: room 12 .Light and airy. Quiet. Patio with good views of lake."
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    "Quiet motel, but don't take your dog if you expect him to be allowed into your room"
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