Hotel Rex

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Single Room (Room 9) | Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Single Room, 2 Twin Beds (Room 5) | Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Double Room, 1 Queen Bed (Room 4) | Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Double Room, 1 Queen Bed (Room 10) | Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board

Overview of Hotel Rex

Hotel Rex

2.5 star property
Ararat hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge

9.0/10 Superb

2 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking
  • Lounge area
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
129-131 Barkly St, Ararat, VIC, 3377
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Coffee shop/cafe
For families
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free self parking

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About this area

Getting around

  • Ben Nevis Station - 15 min drive
  • Stawell Station - 24 min drive

About this property

Hotel Rex

Hotel near a train station
Consider a stay at Hotel Rex and take advantage of a coffee shop/cafe, a bar, and a restaurant.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free self parking
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) and smoke-free premises
Room features
All guestrooms at Hotel Rex have amenities such as free bottled water.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Turndown services, guidebooks, and local maps
  • Electric kettles and daily housekeeping



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

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


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • Free offsite parking nearby
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–9:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television

Home comfort

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between AUD 9.00 and AUD 20.00 per person (approximately)


This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Hotel Rex Hotel
Hotel Rex Ararat
Hotel Rex Hotel Ararat

Frequently asked questions

Are pets allowed at Hotel Rex?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Rex?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Rex?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Rex?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Tastybird (3-min walk), Baker's Brew (3-min walk), and Baker's Delight (4-min walk).
What's the area around Hotel Rex like?
Hotel Rex is a short 3-minute walk from Ararat Former Town Hall and 6 minutes' walk from Alexandra Gardens Park.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very good

Lovely old place being restored. Be prepared to share a bathroom but good value for the money and right in the middle of town.
1-night business trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Location, location, good value
The historic Rex Hotel is being carefully renovated.....great location, comfortable, good value. I’m told that next time there’ll be a cafe/bar!
Jan E, 1-night romance trip
Verified guest review