Ardara House B&B on the Great Ocean Road in Geelong Victoria
Ardara House B&B Great Ocean Road Geelong Victoria Bed and Breakfast B&B Lodgings Accommodations


Hosts: Owen and Maureen Sharkey

Guestrooms: 4

Address: 4 Aberdeen St., Geelong, Victoria 3218 Australia

Telephone: 03 5229 6024,
0409 175 552

Fax: 03 5229 6180

Activities/Attractions: Geelong City is the second largest city in the state of Victoria, Australia. It is a port city with an urban population of 240,000 people. Geelong is located on Corio Bay, 75 kilometres south-west of the state's capital, Melbourne. Geelong is renowned for its shopping, dynamic growth, the AFL Football Club Geelong Cats, its beautiful waterfront and stately historic buildings.

A visit to Geelong is not complete if you haven't seen the cities stunning waterfront. Waterfront Geelong is one of Australia’s most stunning waterfront developments. It is a hive of activity with a number of restaurants and cafes, beautiful landscaped gardens, attractions and public art, all with amazing views of Corio Bay. There are plenty of possibilities to explore and view the waterfront: walking, cycling and skating paths and a number of air, land and water activities.

The Great Ocean Road winds along the western coast of Victoria through Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula. Discover beautiful beaches, great eateries, a fascinating heritage and a range of recreational opportunities. The many seaside towns such as Lorne, Apollo Bay and Port Campbell offer stunning beaches and water sports, natural attractions such as the Twelve Apostles and some of Australia’s best rainforest scenery in the nearby Otway Ranges.

Historic towns like Warrnambool and Port Fairy, with their fishing wharves, beautifully preserved colonial buildings and maritime museums, provide a taste of coastal village life.


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General Information: Welcome to Ardara House B&B in Geelong, Victoria ... built in the Edwardian period (circa 1900) as a large family home, Ardara House offers the grace and homeliness of a bygone era. From Ardara House it is just a few minutes walk to Geelong's central shopping plazas, National Wool Museum, waterfront tourist park, and the Ford Discovery Museum.

At Ardara House guests can enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere of fine Irish hospitality. A family-run business close to the heart of Geelong and on the beginning of the Great Ocean Road. Ardara House is an ideal place to commence an exploration of Geelong and its surf coast region. The Geelong Railway Station, Performing Arts Centre, Art Gallery, Botanical Gardens and Deakin University Waterfront Campus are all within a short walking distance. Many of Geelong's finest restaurants and entertainment facilities are only a stroll away. B&B features include:

  • Cots Available
  • Fireplace
  • Iron
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Open fireplace
  • Public Telephone
  • TV/Lounge Area

Payment Accepted: Visa, MasterCard.

Rates: (Prices quoted in AUD Dollars).

$80-150/night

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