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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice people, comfortable bed, clean, great parking. But very small room and bathroom just too small felt like I was on a train. We asked the nice people and next week when we stay they are giving us a bigger room price great

Thank Maree H
Mackay, Australia
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106 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Handy to town and all Ararat offers. Free wifi, great laundry facilities and nice setting. Very clean with plenty of hot water, foxtel and air con and electric blankets on the bed, coffee and tea making. Very small bathroom.

Thank habanachooky
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed overnight with friends in the family room. Super cheap accomodation option. Was warmly welcomed by staff. Room was clean had all the essentials. Bathroom was modern and the water was hot. The double blinds kept the light out we all had a quiet nights sleep. Some beds were equipped with electric blankets. Late checkout was not an issue.... More 

Thank polti2013
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A clean well equipped room affordable, great facilities, tv, FOXTEL, AC, electric blankets etc But the bed is like sleeping on concrete. Was impossible to sleep. Then the train passed and it was like it was going to stop outside our room. And the motel is full of workers that were all up at 5:30 outside their rooms smoking and... More 

Thank Beck B
Hawks Nest, Australia
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39 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

If you don't want to pay too much and are only staying a night in Ararat, this motel offers a reasonable place to lay one's head.The room we had (number 8, a corner room) was set well back from the busy road and looked out over the neighbour's dam and rather junky yard. It was as one would expect a... More 

Thank 95097779
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Stayed overnight while travelling. I have never stayed in a cleaner motel! Comfortable beds, good sized bathroom and good facilities. Very good value. Happy to recommend to family and friends. Large screen TV and free WIFI.

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Thank bigmal46
Frankston, Australia
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Stayed at Chalambar on way to and later upon return from Adelaide in unit 12. Very clean, spacious and modern, with all provided. King bed and 2 singles. Free wifi upon request. Air con was on when we arrived in the heat wave. Very good value. Superb meal at Chalambar Golf club!!

Thank Mal S
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

I booked a queen room at the chalamber motel and upon arrival the owner had upgraded me to a family room. The room was clean , modern, spacious and very quite. It would be perfect for a family of 4 and it is close to the Main Street and the golf club and restaurants. It is a great hotel and... More 

Thank 235meganh
Mt Eliza, Australia
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38 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Great for an overnight stay on the way to Adelaide, we arrived late and the room was ready, they were so helpful on the phone. The rooms are small but very nicely done, the bathrooms are very small but look newly finished. The truck and train noise woke us a few times, but this is to be expected along the... More 

Thank Daarvid
Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We visit annually with a social group of motorcyclists, and we have a great weekend, ending each day relaxing at The Chalambar Motel. The rooms are clean, modern and (whilst some are on the small side) they are very comfortable. Christine and Ian are wonderful hosts who make us feel at home, like extended family. We will be back... again!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fully renovated with modern decor the Chalambar Motel offers luxury accommodation at affordable prices. Now with new family units and cottages to longer stays and guests who prefer to self-cater. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chalambar Motel

Address: 132 Lambert St, Ararat, Victoria 3377, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Ararat
Price Range: €72 - €79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Great price if on your own room would have been fine”
 of 5 bubbles MareeH_12, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask fr room at back of site as very close to highway”
 of 5 bubbles bigmal46, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Near thye highway but noise was insignificant.”
 of 5 bubbles 687mals, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“so quiet and easy accessible”
 of 5 bubbles E1111VDdianer, 17 Oct 2015 | Read review
“They all pretty good rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Pet16, 25 Sep 2015 | Read review
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