Mercure Ballarat Hotel And Convention Centre

613 Main Rd, BALLARAT, Victoria 3350

Mercure Ballarat Hotel And Convention Centre

613 Main Rd, BALLARAT, Victoria 3350

Conveniently located just over an hours drive from Melbourne or Geelong, Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre is situated opposite the multi-award winning Sovereign Hill, with close proximity to the historic centre of Ballarat. Set amongst three hectares of beautifully manicured gardens, complete with its own ornamental lake, Mercure Ballarat is perfect for a weekend getaway or a corporate stay.

The hotel offers 88 comfortably appointed guest rooms, all located with ground floor access, plus 9 self-contained two storey apartments in one or two bedroom configurations. All rooms feature free WiFi, air-conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, work desk, direct dial telephone, HD LCD TV, radio alarm clock with bluetooth, in-room safe and an iron and ironing board. Apartments come with the addition of a fully equipped kitchen, spacious lounge and dining area, private laundry and bathroom. Guest services include 24 hour reception, daily housekeeping service, complimentary car parking, Billy’s Bistro & Bar and an on-site day spa and jogging track.

Home to one of the largest convention style facilities in regional Victoria, Mercure Ballarat boasts a range of 10 conference and function rooms to suit all manner of events of up to 1,000 guests, including three stunning ballrooms and magnificent gardens, making for the perfect small or large celebration. Also ideal for trade shows and product launches, the ground level loading dock allows for easy bump in of large equipment, exhibition stands or vehicles, and three phase power is available. The pillarless main room with ceiling mounted trusses allows for fully flexible projection and lighting with no line of sight issues. It can also be broken down into two sections using dividing walls.

With free on-site parking, Mercure Ballarat has ample car and coach parking for large conference groups, functions and hotel guests. Ballarat Station is just a few minutes walk from Ballarat’s city centre and taxis and buses to Mercure Ballarat are available from the station.

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Venue Facilities

Name m2 U Shape Theatre Board Class Cabaret Banq Cocktail
Lakeside Deck 77 - - - - - 60 120
Stables Complex 75 25 50 20 25 32 - -
Conservatory Room 175 40 160 - 50 64 80 100
Eureka Ballroom 245 50 300 - 110 144 180 250
Barkly Boardroom 18 - - 16 - - - -
Convention Centre 690 - 850 - 390 480 600 920
Convention Centre Part 1 290 - 350 - 150 208 260 400
Convention Centre Part 2 345 - 425 - 195 240 300 460
Convention Centre Foyer 350 - - - - - - 470
Victoria Room 220 - - - - 88 110 120
Victoria Room 1 100 25 70 20 30 40 50 70
Victoria Room 2 110 25 80 20 30 48 60 80

Venue Accommodation

Total Rooms:
Total Beds:
Name Rooms Single Double Queen King Sofa En Suite Shared Bath
2 Bedroom/1 Bathroom Apartments 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Guest Rooms 88 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

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Mercure Ballarat Hotel And Convention Centre

613 Main Rd, BALLARAT, Victoria 3350

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