Ballarat Accommodation

Prospect Cottage is a beautifully renovated miners cottage located in Ballarat’s oldest suburb, rich in history and the birth place of Ballarat’s Gold rush.



Prices quoted are per night, and subject to change without notice and may fluctuate during peak & off peak dates. 

Pet Friendly Accommodation Ballarat

1-4 Guests | 1 Bedroom + Sofa Bed | 1 Bathroom | Pets Welcome (Upon Request)

This fabulous and unique residence, once dubbed by The Courier as “The Tiniest House in Ballarat” is BIG in character, style and with all the modern creature comforts.

Prospect Cottage is situated within walking distance of the popular Sovereign Hill tourist attraction and Ballarat Wildlife Park with all Ballarat’s top attractions just a few minutes away.

Fur-guests (dogs only) are welcome, Prospect Cottage does not allow cats due to cat allergies.

From the outside the cottage looks quaint and cozy. Large glass double doors open into a modern fully fitted kitchen complete with large 90cm electric oven and gas cooktop, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher. Enjoy complimentary liquid gold (coffee) from the delonghi nespresso coffee pod machine or french press. The kitchen is complete with all the home kitchen essentials; kettle, toaster, cutlery, glassware, crockery, pans, oven dishes, mixing bowls and utensils.

The Bathroom has a large walk in shower, toilet, vanity and stylish fittings with luxurious Salus toiletries complete with underfloor heating for the colder months.

The lounge has a smart TV with Netflix, coffee table, board games, books, super-comfortable sofa which converts into a queen size sofa bed for groups of 3 or 4 with a decorative nod to Ballarat and the Gold Mining era.

The bedroom has a luxurious king-size bed with feather and down doona for the perfect nights sleep. There’s plenty of robe storage for all the family and smart TV, ceiling fan and plantation shutters.

The large back yard/garden is the perfect place to gather the family around the large outdoor dining table under the festoon lights for a BBQ or a safe and secure place to leave your pet if you venture out for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Please don’t leave pets unattended for long periods of time for their own comfort and the comfort of your neighbours. Pets must not be left unattended inside the cottage.

Conveniently located a short distance from Golden Point’s convenience store, bottle shop, laundrette and medical centre, Prospect Cottage is the perfect base within walking distance of Ballarat’s top attractions, city centre, restaurants and bars.

Guest Service Agents will be available for the duration of your stay during business hours and an emergency out of hours contact number provided for anything out of the ordinary. The Prospect Cottage Ballarat website is packed with local businesses, places of interest and things to do so you can stay, explore, relax, indulge and Discover the region all year round.

Other things to note
Bedding Configuration:

1x King Bed
1 x Sofa Bed (Queen) – Available for bookings of 3-4 guests.

Linen, towels and amenities will only be supplied for the number of guests booked for. Please bring your own towels for pets. Additional fees will be charged for excessive mess and/or damage caused by pets.

The property is located on Main Rd so there is potential for traffic noise during peak hours.

There is parking available. The driveway is narrow, please exercise caution at all times so not to cause damage to your vehicle or the cottage.

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