Built during the temperance era in 1886 Reid's provided comfortable low cost accommodation. In the 21st century Reid's Guest House continues this tradition catering to various travellers' needs offering en suite accommodation and backpacker quarters. Much of this Heritage Listed building's original splendor can still be seen today. Reid's foyer features the original magnificent hand painted ceiling murals carved timber stairway and colourful Art Nouveau leadlight windows it is a truly amazing building.Reid's is situated in the heart of the city and within walking distance from Ballarat Railway Station Her Majesty's Theatre Cafes Restaurants Entertainment Venues and Shopping Centers. Hop on one of the busses just outside the front door and you can explore Ballarat's renowned tourist attractions such as Sovereign Hill Ballarat Wildlife Park and Ballarat Botanical GardensWhether you're staying for the night the weekend or for a week travellers will enjoy our affordable and convenient location and the many experiences Ballarat has to offer. AAA 2 star rating. Free off street parking available. Reid's is a proud member of the Ballarat Regional Tourism association.