Culture Victoria

Reid's Guest House

128 Lydiard Street BALLARAT Phone: (03) 5331 3461 Visit Website

Reid’s Guest House / Reid’s coffee palace represents one of the last remaining examples of a "coffee palace " that is still operating as an accommodation facility in an alcohol free environment. The building is covered by Heritage Victoria both inside and out with many feature of heritage interest remaining, such as stained glass features and painted frescos on the ceilings. Reid’s Guest House is owned by Uniting Care Ballarat and over the past 7 years they have developed the business and invested in significant repairs and emergency systems to keep the building operational as affordable accommodation to the Ballarat community.