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Budget on the Lake

2 Riley St, Hamilton, Victoria 3300 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here as I was up here for an interview and this was a great little hotel. I got upgraded to one of their updated rooms and it was very nice. Great value for money and helpful staff. Great location just outside of town near...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Marcus H
Response from BudgetOnTheLake, Owner at Budget on the LakeResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for your review. We are happy you liked the upgrade. We are working hard on all the rooms to give them a new look.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here many times and will continue to do so. Owner is a great guy who genuinely wants to give his guests a positive experience for a competitive price. Being off the main road make the rooms nice and quiet. Carpet is being cleaned regularly...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Myckel v
Response from BudgetOnTheLake, Owner at Budget on the LakeResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for that nice review. we do our best to help all our guest and will always give a better price when booking direct. Booking direct normally saves you money and helps family owned motels. The USB power points in the new...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

I stay here each month for work, the owner is very friendly and the place is very clean and tidy the new decor is fresh and modern, it's nice to see an owner who cares enough about the clients to update the rooms. I always...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank sim0ne1961
Response from BudgetOnTheLake, Manager at Budget on the LakeResponded 27 September 2018

We do try hard to make everyone feel welcome. We are in full renovations on the rooms. so happy you enjoyed the new rooms

Reviewed 30 August 2018

Stayed in a just renovated very nice room. Was able to have room service dinner and breakfast which was good. Just far enough off the highway to get a good night sleep. Budget price and value for money.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Mark B
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The room was recently refurbished and there was a strong smell of fresh paint and I liked the usb power points at the side of the bed except they didn't work. Missing - hairdryer, wine glasses. iron, tea towel to dry the provided crockery. It...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$77 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Lenwin On The Lake Motor Inn
Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Hamilton
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$77 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Lenwin On The Lake Motor Inn
Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Hamilton
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5 October 2017|
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Room Tips
"Ask for an renovated room."
30 Aug 2018
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"confortable seating in room and good kitchenette. decking is a real bonus"
26 Apr 2018
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"Spa bath: room 12 .Light and airy. Quiet. Patio with good views of lake."
7 Mar 2017
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"Quiet motel, but don't take your dog if you expect him to be allowed into your room"
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