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  • Functions & Conferences

    Oscars reputation for great food and excellent customer service makes us the ideal place for conferences, birthdays or private functions.

    Oscars can host breakfast, afternoon and evening functions as well as all day conferences. With three individual spaces available we have the perfect area to suit your needs.


About Us

Oscar’s Hotel & Café Bar is a unique art deco, boutique hotel in the heart of Ballarat’s CBD, making it the perfect base for business or sightseeing.


Oscar’s offers a style unrivalled in a city renowned for its abundant history, beautiful gardens and world class tourist attractions.We are certain that your expectations will be surpassed with great food, excellent service and state of the art facilities.

Now privately owned and operated, Oscar’s was originally the Criterion Hotel, a popular venue in the gold rush days.A recent extensive refurbishment has transformed it into an iconic property with 13 stylish, contemporary guest rooms and open plan restaurant, bar and courtyard.

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    Premier Apartments

    Oscars hotel is proud to partner with Ballarat Premier Apartments who offer luxury accommodation. Situated only 2 blocks from Oscars, we service the apartments with room service delivered directly from our restaurant. Consistently rated in the top 2 places in Ballarat on trip advisor.

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