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Castle Motel
7.7 Good

0.4 mi from city centre, Castlemaine Show on map

GoodBased on 467 reviews
7.7

Castle Motel is situated in Castlemaine and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a playground, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

Big4 Castlemaine Gardens
8.5 Excellent

0.9 mi from city centre, Castlemaine Show on map

ExcellentBased on 128 reviews
8.5

BIG4 Castlemaine Gardens is situated in Castlemaine and is close to the area's tourist attractions. It is moments from the Castlemaine Botanical Gardens.

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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:September
Average price in Castlemaine:$98/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$61/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Monday
$65 - $152
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$65 - $154
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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Castle Motel
7.7 Good

0.4 mi from city centre, Castlemaine Show on map

Castle Motel is situated in Castlemaine and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a playground, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

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Castle Motel
7.7 Good

0.4 mi from city centre, Castlemaine Show on map

Castle Motel is situated in Castlemaine and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a playground, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

$86
Avg. per night
Big4 Castlemaine Gardens
8.5 Excellent

0.9 mi from city centre, Castlemaine Show on map

BIG4 Castlemaine Gardens is situated in Castlemaine and is close to the area's tourist attractions. It is moments from the Castlemaine Botanical Gardens.

$100
Avg. per night

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About Castlemaine

Set in the heart of the Victorian goldfields, Castlemaine is a historic township known for its vibrant arts scene. The town centre is lined with magnificent heritage buildings that house everything from local art galleries to farm-to-table restaurants. There are lush gardens to admire, fascinating museums to visit and a gleaming gold rush legacy to discover.

Things to do

Castlemaine is brimming with 19th-century architecture that was raised during its gold mining heydey. Self-guided walks are a great way to discover the town's grand public buildings, elaborate hotels and century-old shopfronts. To enrich your experience, stop by the Visitor Information Centre and pick up an MP3 audio guide.

Castlemaine is home to a vibrant community of artists. From sculpture and paintings to ceramics and jewellery, there are a string of local studios to explore. For a unique night out, book tickets to a show at the Theatre Royal, Australia's oldest continually-operating performing arts venue.

Over the past few years, Castlemaine has won itself a place on the Victorian food and wine circuit. The town centre is packed with trendy cafes, stylish bars and farm-to-table restaurants. The Public Inn is a firm favourite, luring diners in with its gourmet food and extensive local wine list.

Planted in 1856, Castlemaine Botanical Gardens is a wonderland of silvery bushland, exotic plants and towering National Trust trees. The magnificent Buda Historic Home and Garden is another highlight, welcoming you with an art collection and picturesque grounds.

Getting around

Castlemaine is easy to navigate on foot, but if you want to explore the rest of the Victorian Goldfields Region you'll need a car. From Melbourne, the drive to Castlemaine takes around 1.5 hours. Trains also run from Southern Cross to Castlemaine Station in around two hours.

Castlemaine travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Castlemaine?

    300 reviews rated Goldenray with an average score of 9.0/10. It may also be worth looking into the Campbell St Lodge, which received a rating of 8.5/10 from 609 reviews. Albion Motel Hotel could also be a good option, with a score of 8.3/10 from 193 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Castlemaine cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Castlemaine has been around $185 per night over the last 3 days. For a 5-star hotel in Castlemaine, the average price is around $482/night, depending on your dates. The average price of a 4-star hotel is $421/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Castlemaine?

    Over the last 3 days, Castlemaine hotels have been found for as cheap as $77/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.