Athelstane House
Victoria, Australia
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Luxe Heritage Stay on Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula

Enjoy a coastal getaway on Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula at the number-one B&B in Queenscliff: Athelstane House. The beautiful 1860s exterior has been lovingly maintained, while an interior renovation provides all the luxurious comforts a discerning traveller expects. Wake up to daily à la carte breakfast, enjoy a bottle of wine on arrival and relax with a late 12 noon checkout.

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$179
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Package Options


2 Nights
COASTAL RELAXATION
Standard Room
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two people
  • Bottle of wine on arrival (red or white, seasonal)
  • Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Late 12 noon checkout
2 Nights
BALCONY UPGRADE
Balcony Room
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two people
  • Bottle of wine on arrival (red or white, seasonal)
  • Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Late 12 noon checkout
2 Nights
KING UPGRADE
King Room
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two people
  • Bottle of wine on arrival (red or white, seasonal)
  • Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Late 12 noon checkout
3 Nights
COASTAL RELAXATION
Standard Room
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two people
  • Bottle of wine on arrival (red or white, seasonal)
  • Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Late 12 noon checkout
3 Nights
BALCONY UPGRADE
Balcony Room
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two people
  • Bottle of wine on arrival (red or white, seasonal)
  • Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Late 12 noon checkout
3 Nights
KING UPGRADE
King Room
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two people
  • Bottle of wine on arrival (red or white, seasonal)
  • Daily à la carte breakfast
  • Late 12 noon checkout

Enjoy a relaxing getaway to Queenscliff on the Bellarine Peninsula, a small coastal town in Victoria, at the entrance of Port Phillip and south of Swan Bay. Just a 1.5-hour drive from Melbourne, it’s the ideal coastal escape.

What You’ll Love…

The Hotel – Historic charm with modern interiors

Welcome to TripAdvisor’s number-one B&B in Queenscliff, the charming Athelstane House. This 1860s building showcases the very best of classic Victorian architecture while providing contemporary interiors and luxuries.

The shared guest lounge offers an open fireplace and reading materials and is the perfect place to snuggle up after seaside walks.

There’s also a restaurant serving breakfast and fully licensed bar, meaning you won’t have to stray far for a nightcap or pre-dinner drink.

The Room – Contemporary furnishing and a bottle of wine on arrival

Your modern room offers comfortable queen bedding and a private bathroom with a shower and large corner soaking bath – ideal for relaxing after exploring the area. Overlooking the terrace or garden, you’ll also arrive to a bottle of wine to take home or enjoy in the comfort of your room. Relax, knowing a 12 noon late checkout is guaranteed.

Balcony Upgrade: Enjoy the luxury of an outdoor space when you upgrade to a Balcony Room. Depending on the room allocated by the hotel, you’ll benefit from a wraparound semi-private balcony or a private deck.

King Upgrade: A plush king bed awaits you when you upgrade to a King Room. You’ll also enjoy more space with lounge chairs, creating a mini lounge area, plus semi-private access to a wraparound balcony.

The Food – Daily à la carte breakfast awaits

Mornings begin at the on-site restaurant, where an à la carte breakfast awaits. Choose from a menu of delicious item such as hot cinnamon porridge, creamy parmesan mushrooms on toast, eggs Benedict, a full English breakfast and more. It’s the ideal way to set yourself up for a day of coastal exploring.

See & Do – Wineries and coastal walks

You'll be staying just a short walk from Queenscliff town centre, meaning it's easy to stroll to nearby shops, restaurants and cafes.

Wineries are abundant in this part of Victoria, offering local cellar doors bursting with homegrown produce. Alternatively, head to Port Phillip or Corio Bay for picturesque coastal strolls. Other attractions include Fort Queenscliff and The Bellarine Railway, a steam-driven tourist train.

Perfect for… A leisurely getaway

Enjoy the delights of the Bellarine Peninsula while staying in Queenscliff’s highest-rated B&B.

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