Opened in 2002, Ararat Southern Cross Motor Inn offers 4 star accommodation that is suitable for Corporate or leisure travel. We are centrally located and within easy walking distance to local restaurants and shopping precinct. The Visitor Information Centre and Train and Bus Terminal are situated conveniently close by. We offer nine spacious King or Queen Executive Units all with kitchenettes. The King Units feature undercover parking and quadruple sound proof glazing. Other facilities are:
Founded on gold in 1857, ARARAT has much to offer with its naturally picturesque setting in the hills surrounding the City. Or take a stroll around town and enjoy the grand architecture of several early buildings built in ARARAT'S heyday.
On a larger scale, ARARAT is ideally situated as a base, to explore the wonder and grandeur of the Grampians and to experience the many award winning Wineries of the district. Take a day trip to the spectacular Coastal areas or travel inland to explore quaint old Goldfield Towns.