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Hilltonia Homestead - At A Glance
Are four-poster beds with the full organza drapes on your wish list? Or will you be dreaming of an African adventure? Take your pick at Hilltonia Homestead, where luxurious B&B suites and cottages make the choice very taxing
Know It All
Hit the Spot
At Rye on the Mornington Peninsula
The more exotic the better? Then go African here
Eclectic, eccentric excellence
Rooms and suites
Five suites, three cottages
Cottages have spa baths, log fires, great views and four poster beds. Poolside suites in the homestead have double spa baths and huge beds.
There is a solar heated swimming pool and a tennis court to keep you in shape.
Create your own story of beauty and the beast
Eat & Drink
Only breakfast is served – and it's brought to your suite, so lazy lie-ins are encouraged.
Continental breakfast is served until 10am in the suites.
For breakfast only.
See & DoSee & Do
With over 50 wineries within a 15 minute drive, you'll have plenty of scope for tastings. You can also call into the Peninsula's only micro-brewery at Red Hill, to sample some of their signature beers. Wide-open sandy beaches lie within a five minute drive, and golf lovers will find no less than ten championship courses in the area. The nearby Gunnamatta Equestrian centre arranges ocean beach and bush horse riding. Don't miss the viewpoint at Arthur's Seat , or the famous fairy penguin colonies at Philip Island.
Hilltonia Homestead is directly opposite the Peninsula Hot Springs and day spa. You can indulge in the only thermal mineral springs in the state, with a series of treatments based on ancient Aboriginal therapies.
Eat to the beat at the Main Street Mornington festival: live jazz and blues, performing arts and over 90 food and wine stalls.
Culture vultures will jump at the Spring into Art festival, held at locations throughout the Peninsula. Drama, food markets, flower shows and more.
Open all year
Minimum night stay?
Three nights in January and two nights over public holiday weekends.
Youngsters are not suited to Hilltonia.
Well trained dogs are welcome in the cottages.
Yes – all rooms
Browns Road, Rye, Victoria 3941
There is free guest parking.
Frankston station – 30 km
Around AUD 30 from the station
Melbourne – 100 km