Elliminook Bed & Breakfast

Elliminook Homestead

Address: 585 Warncoort Birregurra Rd, Birregurra, Victoria 3242

Phone: 03 5236 2080  |  Mobile: 0408 107 021  |  Fax: 03 5236 2423  

Email: enquiries@elliminook.com.au
Web: elliminook.com.au

Elliminook Homestead is a beautifully restored brick homestead set on 74 acres. It was built for a pioneer farmer in 1865 of local hand made bricks and is classified by the National Trust of Australia. It is elegantly furnished with antiques and period furniture, works of art and collectibles.

This Australian Heritage Accommodation is located in Birregurra, a quaint Historic village on the Barwon River. It is approximately a 1.5 hour's drive from Melbourne or about half an hour inland from Lorne on the Great Ocean Road.

The Bromfield Room, originally the kitchen, is a spacious air conditioned room with queen bed, exposed bricks, butt jointed hardwood floor with floor rugs, original bakers oven and open wood fire.

The Hayes Room is a compact room with a double iron and brass bed and overlooks the garden arches.

The Hope Room is air conditioned with fresh colours, an antique queen size four poster bed, polished floor with rugs.

The Gilpin Room has air conditioning, queen bed and Baltic pine walls and ceiling.

All rooms have ensuites, fridge, electric kettle, and TV, clock radio and wireless internet connection.

The Gilpin room and adjoining Edmundson room with private sitting room and kitchenette is available with or without breakfast. A gas barbecue is available for guests use.

Enjoy the garden roses, historic trees and shrubs, the courtyard with massed iceberg roses, the deck with water feature and the croquet lawn pavilion. Tennis, garden croquet and boules are on site. The Birregurra golf course is nearby

Indulge in fine wining and dining for lunch or dinner at internationally renowned Dan Hunter's Brae Restaurant.

Day tours include Lorne, Apollo Bay, The Great Ocean Road, The Otway Fly and Triplet Falls, forests and waterfalls of the Otway Ranges, The Twelve Apostles and volcanic craters and lakes.

Content: Elliminook Homestead

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

Standard/Deluxe Rooms

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Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Standard/Deluxe Rooms

Elliminook provides five elegant guest bedrooms, all with modern facilities, relaxing areas in which to unwind and is decorated and furnished to create the ambience of a bygone era. Two rooms together with an adjoining dining/sitting room can be taken as a self contained apartment.5

Payment methods accepted

American Express  Cash Only  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

Fifty per cent deposit required to confirm reservation. Refunded if not less than fourteen days notice of cancellation given(less $40.00 admin fee}.Refund as above may be given if room booked after notice of cancellation given.

Local directions

We are 130kilometers from Melbourne{1.5 hour drive]via the Princes Highway [M1] to Geelong and A1 to the turnoff to Birregurra 17kilometers west of Winchelsea or 13kilometers east of Colac.Alternatively a more scenic drive is to turn inland off The Great Ocean Road at Lorne to Birregurra via Deans Marsh [half hour to Elliminook] or Apollo Bay via Forrest and Barwon Downs to Birregurra [one hour to Elliminook] through the spectacular Otway Ranges rain forest.


  • Car park
  • Gardens in property
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Non smoking floor
  • Open fireplace
  • Security system
  • Tennis court - full size
  • TV/lounge Area


  • Art and craft
  • Birdwatching
  • Shopping
  • Bushwalking
  • Wine tasting

Reception opening hours

Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Check in:  3:00pm

Check out:  11:00am


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  • Visitor Information Centre

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How to get here

Great Ocean Road