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Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I sing with a Welsh choir and was in Ballarat for a concert. Stayed the one night at Oscars as I have done previously. Good clean rooms with king size beds and large showers etc. Very clean, good TV coverage and reasonably priced but the food was up a few notches. Had a meal in the evening with other choristers...

Thank Llywellyn1942
Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come here so often simply because everyone likes to meet up here. The food is spot on and the service is always good. Looks like a place to have a upper class party or function of some kind. I'll continue to go to oscars frequently

Thank DamoTravels23
Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Oscars Cafe for lunch. What a great place to dine in, I think it would be a local favorite place to go to in Ballarat. Many many choices on their menu with great service at very reasonable cost.

Thank Panda1939
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful venue with lovley staff. Very helpful in the planning for my daughters wedding. I would recommend this venue as it has an lovley atrium which is very usefull in Ballarat. Function planners and all the staff were very professional and friendly. The food was excellent and I would recommend this as a great venue for a wedding, both...

Thank Richo11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didnt book in advance, and just stumbled across this hotel in Ballarat, Victoria. The staff we great at fitting us in at a very busy time of year. The room was really nice appointed and comfortable. The hotel was very quaint, the food great and the overall atmosphere was something to come back to. Very centrally located,this regional city...

Thank Belinda H
Nicky Q, Owner at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Belinda, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, we really appreciate the positive feedback. We are very glad you stumbled across us and that you enjoyed your whole experience here at Oscars, hopefully we will see you back here in Ballarat very soon

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a family lunch there yesterday and what a wonderful experience. First rate staff. Very friendly,attentive and helpful. The atmosphere of the venue was great. The food. I would have to start by saying it was probably the best pub food I have had in Victoria. The beef cheeks were amazing. Other's had the duck risotto and loved it....

Thank infoMelbourne
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Terrific place for family dinner, particularly the 'indoor beer garden' out the back - perfect for chilly Ballarat nights. The staff were fantastic - nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommend the crumbed pork cutlet.

Thank MickeyH3535
Nicky Q, Owner at Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar, responded to this review

Hi Mickey, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, we really appreciate the positive feedback. We are very glad to hear you loved our new Atrium! Hopefully we will see you back here very soon

Austin, United States
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Central location, specious room, comfortable bed, large bathroom, very pleasant stay. One of the nicest places we stayed during our three-week trip. Room was quiet, despite being above a restaurant and overlooking a busy street. The lack of an elevator might be a problem for some people but was not a problem for us.

Thank David D
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 24 March 2017

For some time now, we had intended visiting Oscar's Café Bar for lunch. I agree with many of the reviews previously submitted to TripAdvisor. The food is outstanding, prices reasonable and service is quick and very friendly without being "over the top". We will certainly be back again next time we are in Ballarat.

Thank Richard T
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The staff were friendly, the location ideal and the off street parking excellent. Also the on-site cafe was good and, generally, convenient. However, there was a desperate lack of shelf or drawer storage in the room and the failure to advise of the possibility (probability?) of a noisy function occurring adjacent to the room until well after the booking was...

1Thank robpart17

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique accommodation in the heart of Ballarat CBD. Great food, friendly staff and sunny courtyard in summer and gas log heaters in winter.The perfect place to stay for shopping, the theatre, soveriegn hill or attending functions in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar

Address: 18 Doveton Street South, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: $143 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar Ballarat, Victoria
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in Ballarat
#8 Luxury Hotel in Ballarat
#12 Romantic Hotel in Ballarat
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“Check to ensure they aren't having a function during your stay”
robpart17, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are no lifts in this building which may not be suitable for all.”
louisecR1672HG, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you want a quiet room thr out the day, maybe not a room that faces the street.”
Kakanova, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the south side are over a meeting room and not the main bar or restaurant are quieter.”
AussieHolidays, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“At the back, away from the street side.”
560meredithd, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
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