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Craig's Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I tend to stay away from most fine dining places as I prefer just a cheap feed. Craig’s was really good, the wait staff were really nice and helpful in explaining things. I didn’t think the food would fill me up by looking at it...More

Thank DamoTravels23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have previously dined at the restaurant at Craig’s Hotel with colleagues and met with friends at the bar and on these occasions my experience has generally been of a high standard. This report is in relation to my recent ordering of a substantial Gift...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had two nights in this beautiful hotel in Ballarat. We chose a smaller room because it is quite expensive but was very comfortable with a beautiful bathroom. The detail they have gone to in the restoration is exceptional. The nice thing about this stay...More

1  Thank favouritetrips
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Craig's Royal Hotel is a beautiful building from Ballarat's gold period but we didn't find that it offered value for money. The Classic Room we stayed in on the first floor was small and cramped, a room to sleep in but not to linger in....More

Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful meal at Craig's Royal Hotel and it tipped us into saying the best meal we have ever had ! We ordered the slow cooked Lamb shoulder which was for 2 and was too much for the 3 of us. It just...More

Thank Michelle W
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Business Center with Internet Access
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US$183 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Romantic Hotel in Ballarat
#8 Business Hotel in Ballarat
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$183 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
#7 Romantic Hotel in Ballarat
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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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