Oscar's Hotel

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Minibar, desk, iron/ironing board, rollaway beds
Minibar, desk, iron/ironing board, rollaway beds

Overview of Oscar's Hotel

Oscar's Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel in Ballarat with restaurant and bar/lounge

9.2/10 Superb

437 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
18 Doveton Street South, Ballarat, VIC, 3350
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Conference space
  • Concierge services
For families
  • Rollaway/extra beds
  • Fridge
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Cleaning & safety
  • Social distancing

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About this area

Getting around

  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 73 min drive
  • Ballarat Station - 9 min walk
  • Elaine Station - 27 min drive

About this property

Oscar's Hotel

4-star hotel in a shopping district
At Oscar's Hotel, you can look forward to a terrace, a coffee shop/cafe and a garden. The on-site regional cuisine restaurant, Oscars, features light fare. In addition to dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • Free self-parking
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), a ballroom and 2 meeting rooms
  • Tour/ticket information, luggage storage and a banquet hall
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the breakfast and location
Room features
All guest rooms at Oscar's Hotel boast perks, such as climate-controlled air conditioning, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and minibars. Guest reviews speak positively of the cleanliness rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with showers
  • Fridges, daily housekeeping and desks



Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 13 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • This property has two event spaces. Guests should expect a high level of noise until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–11 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Room service (limited hours)

Travelling with children

  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Use of nearby fitness centre

Working away

  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Conference space


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • 1 building/tower
  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Oscars – This restaurant specialises in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between AUD 8 and AUD 22 for adults, and AUD 8 and AUD 22 for children (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 30.0 per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

Social distancing measures are in place.


This property does not have lifts.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Oscar's Hotel Ballarat
Oscar's Ballarat
Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar Ballarat, Victoria
Oscar's Hotel Ballarat Central
Oscar's Ballarat Central
Oscar's Hotel Hotel
Oscar's Hotel Ballarat
Oscar's Hotel Hotel Ballarat

Frequently asked questions

Does Oscar's Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Oscar's Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Oscar's Hotel?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Oscar's Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Oscar's Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Oscar's Hotel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 9 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at Oscar's Hotel and nearby?
Oscar's Hotel has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Oscar's Hotel?
Yes, Oscars offers regional cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Cafe Merkama (3-min walk), Mr. Rice (4-min walk) and Curry Star Indian Restaurant (4-min walk).
What's the area around Oscar's Hotel like?
Oscar's Hotel is in the heart of Ballarat, a short 9-minute walk from Ballarat Station and 3 minutes' walk from St Patrick's Cathedral. Travellers say that the area is quiet and good for shopping.

Overall score and ratings






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Property conditions & facilities



6/10 Good

Stan, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Luke, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent place to stay. Restaurant was fantastic. They also upgraded our room.
Steven, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great Place to Stay, Eat & Relax Room was very clean & comfy. Staff were all great & very friendly, nothing was a bother. Staff looked very happy, they obviously enjoy working there. We had an afternoon Snack, Dinner and Mothers Day Breakfast could not fault the food or service. Well done everyone.
Vicky, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location. Staff excellent
Chris, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Perfect location to be able to walk around the Main Street of Ballarat. Would certainly stay here again on Anzac Day eve for the dawn service.
Emily, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Stayed one night. Nice Hotel. Would stay again.
Tanya, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Well located hotel in the centre of Ballarat and walkable to many eating places. It has an old charm feel with high ceilings. Although the lobby feels like part of the restaurant, their friendly staff is always there to assist.
Romeo, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Scott, 10-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Oscar’s is a lovely hotel and the team were lovely to deal with
Cassie, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review