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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The room was very neat, modern and clean. Great attention attention to detail by the cleaners. Friendly staff. I've stayed in many motels over the years and this would be one of the better ones. I'd recommend this to someone after a slightly better than average accomodation experience. Cheers.

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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best places I've stayed in and trust me I've stayed at a lot of different accommodation style across the world. Very well appointed tastefully done room. Highly recommend staying here if visiting Ararat.

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I only stayed the one night, but it was a real pleasure. The room comprised, a couch, two dining chairs around a dining table and a chair against a desk. It also had a sink and mini bar. You simply do not get this much in a normal country motel. The friendly owners said they have on average over 90%...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

At first when it was booked I held my breath a "motor inn" on the Main Street?? But it was great! Our view was of the street but we didn't hear a noise. It has to be the best hotel I have been in for keeping the room dark. It was so clean, nice furnishings. Free WiiFi (that was a...

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1Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Best place to stay! Clean, quiet, friendly. Whenever we are in Ararat we stay here. The high standard is consistant. Walking distance from the centre of town. We wouldn't stay anywhere else. Danny and Deb

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1Thank Debra K
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great price. Our room was spotless and looked like as it had just been renovated. The facilities were excellent. The thing that would make me come back are the couple who run this establishment. I have never had a nicer welcome. Thoroughly recommended.

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1Thank John O
South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Ararat for a conference and the group booking chose this accommodation for us. I'm delighted to say we were very happy! We stayed in a room with queen & single (our 23 yo son was with us). It was along the back, so less traffic noise. Very neat & tidy with all amenities we needed. Great air...

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1Thank Heather B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2016

My daughter and I visit Ararat each year for the Eisteddfod. This is a very clean and quiet motel. The microwave and crockery etc is great for self catering breakfast and a late dinner after a long day of dancing. We will definitely continue to stay here on our annual visit.

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Thank Jando2014
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is a spotlessly clean, small family run motel which offers friendly service and a quiet location away from the main highway. All on ground level. Continental breakfast available, microwave in room. King room is fairly spacious while standard room is smaller but quite adequate for a night or two stay. Close enough to visit the Grampians and other local...

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Wow what a hidden gem. Paid for 1 night end up staying for 2 will definitely stay again. Friendly staff, rooms beautifully maintained, large rooms. microwave and toaster in each room, Foxtel and free Wi-Fi. Close to all shops, local restaurants and walking distance to rural train station. Highly recommended you stay.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ararat Motor Inn offers well appointed, modern accommodation. Located at 367 Barkly St Ararat, with cafes, pubs, clubs and shopping just minutes away. We have four star Executive rooms, three and a half star King and Queen & Single rooms and three star Standard rooms. The city of Ararat provides a diverse range of cultural, natural and historical attractions. The region also boasts some of the world's most renowned wines. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ararat Motor Inn

Address: 367 Barkly St, Ararat, Victoria 3377, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Ararat
Price Range: $116 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ararat Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Queen room was a great size and away from the main road. Really quiet”
 of 5 bubbles MJD07, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are other rooms which are less expensive apparently, but these were all gone on the day we needed a room”
 of 5 bubbles NeilO960, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with undercover parking.”
 of 5 bubbles JulieB3333, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I'd opt for the King room for the small extra charge, if available.”
 of 5 bubbles ianh807, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We chose the queen executive as it offered what we wanted. The room was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles _ochjh, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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