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

Located in one of the city’s most charming neighbourhoods, The Lake Inn is between the Ballarat CBD and scenic Lake Wendouree and is within easy walking distance of both. The Lake Inn Ballarat offers spacious rooms, a minimum of 40sqm, 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.

City Oval Hotel

The City Oval Hotel combines elegant surroundings with traditional, welcoming hospitality and modern hotel dining. A pub menu in a relaxing restaurant with a great range of craft ales, beers, ciders and wines served from a traditional pub bar with warm friendly service.

  • Open for takeaway
  • A Contemporary Australian menu
  • Lunch 11.30am – 2.30pm and Dinner 5.00pm – 8.00pm
  • Children’s Menu
  • Extensive Wine & Beer List
  • Open Fires, and a Warm, Cosy Atmosphere
  • Bookings Essential

Lake View Hotel

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 lakes 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 next door to 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 style 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 style function