Sometimes, all you need in the midst of a busy trip is to sit down, relax and enjoy a drink or two.
For a friendly face and a place to catch your breath when you’re busy exploring a rural region, there is no better place to be than the local hotel. The Shire of Lachlan offers several country hotels that are perfect for immersing yourself in the region.
Located in the centre of Lachlan, Tottenham is a charming little town with plenty to offer its residents and locals. The Tottenham hotel is a beautifully restored building that was originally built back in 1931. It has amazing views of the main street and is a great place to meet with friends, have an afternoon drink or something to eat.
Tottenham Hotel is located at 62 Umang St, Tottenham, NSW.
Tullibigeal is situated between Lake Cargelligo and Condobolin and is warmly referred to by the locals as ‘Tulli’. Nestled in hills and fertile farmlands, the small town began as a Cobb and Co stagecoach change station and is now popular with caravan and motorhomes. While visiting, be sure to drop into the Mayfield Hotel for a cool drink and a bite to eat.
The Mayfield Hotel is located at 24-26 Wattle St, Tullibigeal, NSW.
RABBIT TRAP HOTEL
Located in another popular town in the Lachlan Shire is Albert's Rabbit Trap Hotel. The hotel is owned by a runner up in the reality television show X Factor, which put a spotlight on the town and its people. However, the reason people are drawn to Rabbit Trap extends beyond its brief moment of fame. Conveniently cross the road from the pub are two powered sites and several cabins, with plenty of room for multiple families to camp. Back at the pub, hearty and delicious meals are served in a friendly atmosphere. Visitors are guaranteed to feel at home in this classic country venue.
Rabbit Trap Hotel is located at 1 Federation St, Albert, NSW.
Located only a short walk from the beautiful lake, the Commercial Hotel in Lake Cargelligo is a fantastic spot to unwind, recharge the batteries with a counter meal, and enjoy a refreshing drink.
The Commercial Hotel is located at 32 Foster St, Lake Cargelligo, NSW.
ROYAL MAIL HOTEL
The Royal Mail Hotel is a family run establishment open seven days a week. They offer an extensive menu of classic pub grub and fancier dishes, as well as kids meals, starters, desserts and a wide range of pizzas. The open at 10am Monday to Saturday as well, so great for your morning coffee!
The Royal Mail Hotel is located at 14 Foster St, Lake Cargelligo, NSW.
THE FIFIELD HOTEL
For a great meal, a friendly chat and a cold drink in the quaint town of Fifield, you can’t go past the warm hospitality at The Fifield Hotel. The double story building is recently renovated and offers comfortable rooms in the hotel or camping sites out the back. Venture out for a day of exploring the Lachlan region, knowing that you’ve got a comfortable bed and a good meal waiting for you back in town.
The Fifield Hotel is located at 7 Slee St, Fifield, NSW.
CONDOBOLIN HOTEL MOTEL
Featuring quality accommodation, full gaming facilities, a selection of beers on tap and large digital screens throughout, Condobolin Hotel Motel makes for a great spot to catch up with friends over a few cold ones. Their bistro is also open Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner, and they have a beer garden in which to soak up the afternoon sun.
Condobolin Hotel Motel is located on the corner of Bathurst and William Streets, Condobolin, NSW.
The Imperial Hotel in Condobolin features a top notch restaurant, well stocked bar, inviting beer garden and, on weekend, great live music. What better way to catch up with mates? They also offer accommodation for the weary traveller.
The Imperial Hotel is located at 64 Bathurst St, Condobolin, NSW.
The Railway Hotel in Condobolin offers split level dining, a public bar, lounge areas, a pool table, large plasma screens and full disabled access. The menu features a range of pub classics as well as daily gourmet specials well worth investigating. Accommodation is also available.
The Railway Hotel is located at 26 Molong St, Condobolin, NSW.
Offering quality meals and comfortable accommodation (not to mention cold beers), the Burcher Hotel in Burcher is a great spot to get to know the locals of this small town. The hotel was originally opened in 1936, and remains today a relaxed and welcoming destination for a good conversation.
The Burcher Hotel is located on Bena St, Burcher, NSW.