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Craig's Royal Hotel

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10 Lydiard St S PO Box 485, Ballarat, Victoria 3350 Australia See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews high tea royal suite continental breakfast gallery restaurant old world charm main bar superior room restored hotel pre dinner drinks bygone era mark twain beautiful glass lovely lunch step back in time grand old hotel gold rush gnocchi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this beautiful old world hotel. So glad we chose it for our evening meal.. the photos speak for themselves we think. Brevette of SR2+ with crisp polenta cubes & watercress. Bannockburn chicken breast (best chicken ever!!) with charred cauliflower & smoked chicken Kiev....More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank SplusRequalsFun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Craig's Royal for the 73rd Australian Jazz convention. I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel, the rooms are excellent as were the staff. I would rate this hotel as the best that I have stayed in, the continental breakfast was plentiful...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Ron O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a second visit to Craig's for the Australian Jazz convention 2018. My wife an i were upgraded to a superior room which was beautifully decorated in the period of this historic hotel from the gold rush era. The bathroom has a spa bath...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank BLACHFORD
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a beautiful older building, and while it is showing some signs of wear we were very comfortable here. The staff were very friendly. As this is also a bar/pub there is a gaming room. The cafe had nice coffee and sweet treats. While...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank michaelwho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing highest quality renovated hotel with exquisite decor choices, cleanliness and care quality that we have not experienced before. Front office people were friendly, human and so very helpful. No prerecorded welcomes here! (IHG). I would urge the major hotel chains to send their Manager’s...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
Located on historic Lydiard Street in the heart of Ballarat, Craig’s Royal Hotel is the legendary Australian gold-rush era grand hotel. Opened in 1853 and host to poets, princes and prime ministers over More its 150 year history, the hotel is a true icon of the Victorian period. Now, after 4 years extensive restoration, the magnificent accommodation, dining, meeting and banquet facilities are re-establishing Craig’s as the finest boutique heritage hotel in the colony. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$175 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$175 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
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Traveller (206)
Room & Suite (44)
Dining (10)
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McTravellerMcS
20 May 2018|
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Response from Anne H | Reviewed this property |
There are no grounds or carpark for this property. The entrances to the hotel from from the footpath. You should ask the hotel where smokers can go.
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MC0401
4 May 2017|
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Response from Sharyn308 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a king room when there last month.
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"All floors have lift access"
RonO543
2 weeks ago
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"As we didn't stay here I cannot coment."
524susana
2 Oct 2018
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"We only visited the restaurant."
scribo2016
12 Aug 2018
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"ask for the tower room nice suprise"
FredL50
9 Jun 2018
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