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The Ansonia on Lydiard

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32 Lydiard St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Business Centre
Laundry Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews lovely atrium high ceilings huge bath art gallery the ground floor the main street free continental breakfast old building close to city centre stayed recently would stay here again comfortable bed visiting ballarat train station convenient location sovereign hill bryn
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful surprise waited for us for my birthday trip to Ballarat. This converted old building into a boutique hotel has made it a value for money stay in Ballarat. Cheaper than other places I had investigated we were warmly greeted the room spacious...More

Thank BillandGreg
Response from Cameron M, Manager at The Ansonia on LydiardResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Ansonia Hotel. we hope that you will remember us when traveling to Ballarat again thank you. Regards the Ansonia team

Reviewed 3 weeks 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 10 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 11 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

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Description
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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$89 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ansonia On Lydiard Ballarat
Location
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$89 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ansonia On Lydiard Ballarat
Location
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
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Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (8)
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royjan_11
12 October 2018|
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Response from Cameron M | Property representative |
Thank you for your message, there is on-street parking available at the front of the hotel. However this is metered Monday to Saturday 9am to 5:30pm.(Sunday is free parking). Depending on your estimated arrival time you may... More
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"Try ground floor as there are no lifts and you have to use stairs."
RobynW895
10 Jul 2018
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"Ground floor more accessible."
JDinAus
23 Jun 2018
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"First floor has natural light and is quiet."
BrightStar32
22 May 2018
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"Request a room off the courtyard."
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30 Jan 2018
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