Barkly Motorlodge

3.0 star property
3-star motel in Bakery Hill with restaurant and bar/lounge

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Barkly Motorlodge

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Front of property
Living area
Daily full breakfast for a fee

Overview of Barkly Motorlodge

8.0 out of 10 Very good
8.0/10 Very good

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Non-smoking
43 Main Road, Bakery Hill, VIC, 3350
Main amenities
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Fridge
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

Room options

Standard Triple Room

  • 22 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

Executive Queen Room With Spa

  • 25 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Queen Room

  • 22 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Twin Room

  • 22 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

About this area

Getting around

  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 72 min drive
  • Ballarat Station - 15 min walk
  • Elaine Station - 25 min drive


  • The Forge Pizzeria - 14 min walk
  • The Main Bar - 3 min walk
  • L'Espresso - 16 min walk
  • meigas Cafe - 8 min walk
  • Ballarat Vietnamese Noodle Shop - 13 min walk

About this property

Barkly Motorlodge

When visiting Ballarat, Barkly Motorlodge is a great choice to consider. Guests looking for a bite to eat can visit Barkly's Restaurant, which serves lunch and dinner.


Chinese (Mandarin), English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 25 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • 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 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

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


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–9 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage


  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1996


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Grab bar near toilet

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

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

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge

Special features


Barkly's Restaurant – This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately AUD 12 to 20 per person
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday:
  • Full-service spa
  • Hot tub

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for AUD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 17.0 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-out is available.


This property does not have lifts.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Barkly Motorlodge?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Barkly Motorlodge?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Barkly Motorlodge?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Barkly Motorlodge.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Barkly Motorlodge?
You can check in from 2 PM - 7:00 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
Are there restaurants at or near Barkly Motorlodge?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Barkly's Restaurant.
What's the area around Barkly Motorlodge like?
Barkly Motorlodge is a short 12-minute walk from Her Majesty's Theatre and 12 minutes' walk from Ballarat Town Hall.



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10/10 Exceptional

Adrian, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Had to reattach toilet seat to bowl, cobwebs around room hanging from ceiling and cornices. Had to put two pillows on couch to stop from falling thru to base, old units need updating.
James, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

No lock on the bathroom door, bathroom was very ran down and looked to have mould in places. Gross never going to go back
Christopher, 1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Rosemarie, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Bed was super comfy, fairly dated rooms, heater doesn’t work great nor did the electric blanket, overall would stay again but wouldn’t be a top choice
Joel, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Close to where I wanted to be and the bed was comfortable.
Gary, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Overall great, warm and comfortable. Only thing I can fault is the lack of water pressure in the shower - a trickle at best.
Rachel, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

very neat
Anthony, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

owners and staff were friendly rooms were clean and good parking
Geoffrey, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

stephen r, 1-night trip
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