The Chalambar Motel is a family run business which sits off Highway A8 on the outskirts of Ararat. This relaxed motel is 1.8 kilometres from the city centre, two kilometres from the Ararat Golf Course and 2.1 kilometres from the J Ward Museum, set in a former prison for the criminally insane. Featuring modern decor and artwork, the 12 airy rooms include two spacious family rooms, eight comfortable queen rooms and two twin singles. Relax in comfort with complimentary Wi-Fi in addition to mini-fridges, microwaves, split-system air conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. All rooms provide double glazing to ensure our customers a peaceful nights rest. The Chalambar Motel rests on the edge of the Wimmera wine region and the scenic Grampian mountains. The area supplies the visitor with year round attractions. The owners of the Chalambar Motel provide their customers with all there is to see and do in the region through first-hand experience and the extensive reception tourism board. The Chalambar Motel is positioned two hours drive from Melbourne and five hours from Adelaide.