Need a place to conduct a business seminar or hold a board meeting? Seeking somewhere to do a corporate staff retreat or interview employment candidates for a job at your company? The Lake Inn Ballarat is the perfect venue for all of the above.

Located in one of the city’s most charming neighbourhoods, the Lake Inn is located between the Ballarat CBD and scenic Lake Wendouree and is within easy walking distance of both. The Lake Inn Ballarat offers spacious rooms that include working areas with desk space and secure, unlimited wi-fi powered by the superfast NBN at no extra cost.

Our suites provide you with extra space for small meetings.

The City Oval Hotel combines elegant surroundings with traditional, welcoming hospitality and fine dining. The modern pub menu in a relaxing restaurant with a range of Beers, Ales, and Wines from around the world served from a traditional pub bar with warm friendly service and honest value.

  • Coffee & Cake all-day
  • A Contemporary Australian menu
  • Lunch 11.30am – 2:30pm and Dinner 5:30pm – 9pm
  • Children’s Menu
  • Extensive Wine & Beer List
  • Open Fires, and a Warm, Cosy Atmosphere
  • Bookings Essential

Since 1875, The Lake View Hotel has been an iconic part of Ballarat. Situated on the edge of Lake Wendouree this historical meeting place is the only remaining of 13 hotels that once lined the lake’s banks.

Following recent renovations, the Lake View Hotel is now a stylish and contemporary venue, with strong links to the past, to be enjoyed by many, into the future.

The Lake View is only a short walk from the Lake Inn Motel.

Business Function Capacity

The City Oval Hotel which is part of the same complex as the Lake Inn offers two corporate function rooms that can be tailored to meet your needs.

THE PREMIERS’ ROOM is an elegant room filled with natural light by day and a warm atmosphere by night, enjoy a wonderful ambience to your function. It will accommodate:

  • 48 guests at a seated function
  • 50 guests at a theatre-style function
  • 80 guests for a stand-up and mingle function

THE REGATTA ROOM is perfectly suited to a smaller event, with a fresh and bright outlook. It’s perfect for corporate get-togethers or private gatherings. It will accommodate:

  • 25 guests at a seated function
  • 35 guests at a theatre-style function
  • 50 guests for a stand-up and mingle function