Enjoy the serenity and tranquillity of this reproduction federation homestead overlooking the historic Hopkins River. This grand home has years of history and many stories within its walls. It has old world charm with the modern comforts of today’s living including NNB WiFi. The kitchen is impressive with a huge 5 burner gas stove and oven. Don’t worry after doing a big cook up as there’s a powerful dishwasher to take care of the washing up.
Hopkins River Homestead, is located at the end of the Great Ocean Road within minutes of Warrnambool, beaches, whale viewing, and 30 minutes from the 12 Apostles coastal park. Situated on 10 acres with 4 spacious bedrooms and 2 bathrooms it is the perfect family retreat, offering well - appointed accommodation for up to 10 guests. Free NBN WiFi is provided for you. All rooms capture the true essence of the surrounding nature.
Relax on the verandah and observe the activities of our resident platypus colony, or perhaps try a spot of fishing by the river. And please, don’t forget to bring the marshmallows for the open fires.
Don't miss the chance to explore Warnambool's beautiful parks and beaches along one of the many bike and walking trails, for every age and ability. Bring your bikes and circle Lake Pertobe, check out the views along the Promenade linking to the historic breakwater or ride to the whale nursery at Logans Beach. It's a cyclist's paradise!
Renovating, relocating, between house sales? We would welcome you for stays of up to 3 months. Ask us about our monthly rates and cleaning services.
Free NBN WiFi is provided for you. Coffee Plunger, split system heating/air-conditioning and celling fan in lounge area, open fire places, oil heater in each room, dining room, spa bath, full laundry with washing machine and clothes dryer, iron and ironing board, Flat screen TV, DVD Player, CD Player, double lock up garage, barbecue, hair dryer.
Smoking is permitted in the outside area but is strictly not allowed inside the house.
Bedroom and Bathroom Details
Bedroom 1 – Queen Bed
Bedroom 2 – Queen Bed
Bedroom 3 – Two singles
Bedroom 4 – Double sofa bed and 2 trundle beds on request
Please request the following items to hire prior to your stay
- A porta cot and high chair: no charge but you must supply your own linen for the portacot.
Linen and Towels
Please bring your own towels and bed linen including 2 sheets per bed, pillow cases and doona covers, we will provide the doonas and pillows. We can supply linen and towels for an additional $40 per bed.
Bathroom 1 – Spa bath, shower and Toilet
Bathroom 2 – Shower and Toilet
You can get to Warrnambool from Melbourne via V/Line at Southern Cross Train Station, it takes 3.5 hours. Warrnambool Train station is 13km, 14min drive from Hopkins River Homestead.