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  • Getting here by train

    The hostel is conveniently located 3 km from the station. Sovereign Hill Lodge YHA is managed by Comfort Inn Sovereign Hill. To check-in to your accommodation turn off Magpie St onto Bourke St and see the Comfort Inn Sovereign Hill reception.

    Getting here by bus

    The hostel is conveniently located 3 km from the bus stop. Sovereign Hill Lodge YHA is managed by Comfort Inn Sovereign Hill. To check-in to your accommodation turn off Magpie St onto Bourke St and see the Comfort Inn Sovereign Hill reception.

     

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Sovereign Hill Outdoor Museum
    • 'Blood on the Southern Cross' sound-and-light show
    • Historical Buildings
    • Lake Wendouree
    • Ballarat Wildlife Park

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Art Gallery of Ballart
    • Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E)
    • Ballarat Botanical Gardens
    • Restaurants & Cafes
    • The Gold Museum
    • The Ballarat Market
    • Ballarat-Skipton Rail Trail
    • Gold Fields Track
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Swimming
    Find us...
    Address Magpie Street
    Ballarat , 3350
    VIC
    Email ballarat@yha.com.au
    Phone (+61) 3 5337 1159
    Hostel Manager Neil Robbins
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Ballarat YHA

    Sovereign Hill Lodge YHA hostel is a cosy, original 1850's gold rush era building. Situated in a tranquil location facilities include a self-catering kitchen, television/common room, BBQ and outdoor deck. 

    Near all the action, you are walking distance to Ballarat's main attractions including the Sovereign Hill Outdoor Museum and Gold mining Township. Step back in time to the 1850s and experience the Victorian gold rush era!

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    • Generally a great little hostel but in need of a thorough clean and maintenance (carpet in room dirty, windows and ledges coated with dust, flyscreens fallen off). Bed linen supplied was crisp and clean. Access to the park excellent.
      80%
      Colleen B August 2015
    • Great little hostel, well looked after, in a quiet location.
      95%
      paul d October 2014
    • We found every facility as good as described.
      95%
      Margaret B April 2014
    30 customers have rated this hostel

    Accommodation

    • Sleeps 12 guests

    Facilities

    • Self-Catering Kitchen
    • Communal Lounge
    • Wi-Fi hotspot
    • Outdoor Deck
    • Television
    • Parking
    • BBQ

    Activities

    • Sovereign Hill Outdoor Museum
    • City Sightseeing
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Restaurants & Cafes
    • Wine Tasting
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Cycling
    • Golfing
    • Swimming
    • Parks
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    Address Magpie Street
    Ballarat , 3350
    VIC
    Email ballarat@yha.com.au
    Phone (+61) 3 5337 1159
    Hostel Manager Neil Robbins
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year
    Reception

    7:00am to 9:00pm

    If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

    Check in from 2:00pm daily
    Check out until 10:00am daily
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