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The Ansonia on Lydiard

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“lovely atrium”(2 reviews)
“high ceilings”(9 reviews)
“huge bath”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Business Center
Free Parking
Pool
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewslovely atriumhigh ceilingshuge bathbreakfast servicecafes and restaurantsart gallerythe ground floorthe main streetfree continental breakfastold buildingclose to city centrestayed recentlywould stay here againvisiting ballarattrain stationqueen bedbeds were comfortable
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Alan W
Response from Cameron M, Manager at The Ansonia on LydiardResponded 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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

Thank Jessi M
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is an old building converted to a hotel. Rooms are small but very well appointed. Hotel is modern but retains a lot of the old charm. Good position close to city centre, with an easy walk to shops and restaurants. Recommended.

Thank Robyn W
Response from Cameron M, Manager at The Ansonia on LydiardResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you Robyn, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us.

Reviewed 24 June 2018

An old buidling with a lovely central atrium and large rooms, high ceilings. Under new management for a couple of week. Staff pleasant and helpful. Included continental breakfast was not extravagent, but definitely okay. Very convenient location, short walk to main street, few blocks to...More

Thank JDinAus
Response from Cameron M, Manager at The Ansonia on LydiardResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we have since extended our offerings for our complimentary continental breakfast which is now served in our breakfast room. As mentioned the property was under new management we have a lot of projects happening to make our guests stay more...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$91 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Ballarat
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Ballarat
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (8)
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"Try ground floor as there are no lifts and you have to use stairs."
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"Ground floor more accessible."
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"First floor has natural light and is quiet."
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