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Oscars Waterfront Boutique Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   41b Gipps Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 9 hotels in Port Fairy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a great hotel, friendly service the moment we walked in, a tour of the facilities and our room, free wifi, big bed, great double shower. Breakfast by the water was a highlight, wish we could have stayed longer!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not difficult to give Oscars Waterfront the biggest tick there is! We have just had 3 great nights there and whilst the winter weather was not on our side it didn't detract from this gem of a place to stay. We had a lovely room on the waterfront, breakfasts to make you leap out of bed in anticipation, shortbread that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Oscars - it is a lovely hotel, the owner Richard and Kirsten the manager were very helpful - We were supposed to be in one of the garden rooms but they upgraded us so that we stayed in the main house - breakfast was lovely. The bedroom was massive and the communal sitting room... More

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are currently spending 3 weeks in Australia, travelling between Melbourne, Adelaide and Sydney and have stayed in a variety of motels, hotels and B and Bs. The highlight so far has definitely been our 1 nights stay at Oscars. It is a beautiful house with a stunning waterfront location which you can look out at over breakfast. We had... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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68 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a night at this delightful riverfront hotel on a trip around Victoria. The hotel overlooks the river with its sailing boats,moored in the front of the hotel and has direct access to the riverfront walk way. The hotel is a true boutique style hotel,large comfortable lounge area,dining area overlooking the river and bedrooms that are very spacious and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We booked a suite with a partial river view. The room was huge and had a lovely view looking up the river. The hotel was within a short walk from lots of lovely shops and restaurants plus Griffiths Island walk and the beautiful surf beach. Lovely breakfast served daily. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Would definitely stay again.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Cannot rate Oscars highly enough. We think we had the best room overlooking the river. We were told when we booked that we had a large room with a great view but a small bathroom. Yes the bathroom is small but you don't spend your time sitting in the bathroom!! Loved the breakfast which is included in the room rate.... More

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Mildenhall, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stopped here for two nights, had a beautiful, large room overlooking the river. The public rooms were also large, beautifully furnished and comfortable. The breakfast was great, different from the norm and tea and coffee was available in the dinning room, but not in the bedrooms, which we would have liked. Area was lovely, with walks to Griffen Island and... More

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Essex UK
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11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The room was beautifully appointed with a large, very comfortable bed, comfy settee and huge shower/bathroom. The breakfast was 'different' with interesting items available. We found the lack of tea making facilities in the room rather strange and that 'all day tea and coffee making ' didn't start until 11.00.I really like a cup of tea when I wake up!... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Just a family of two but we had a beautiful room and sitting room in this wonderful hotel. Staff really friendly, welcoming & helpful. Great breakfast. Not a river view but spent time in the lovely garden and on the veranda, drinking coffee, relaxing and watching the boats in the marina. Can't rate Oscars highly enough. Wished we could have... More

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Address: 41b Gipps Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Port Fairy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Oscars Waterfront Boutique Hotel 4*
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The prestigious property of Oscars Waterfront Boutique Hotel has become a well-known weekend retreat and idyllic destination for national and international tourists alike.Located in the town of Port Fairy at the end of the Great Ocean Road, close to the 12 Apostles, Grampians and Coonawarra wine region, Oscars continues to thrive under continued ownership spanning 14 years. ... more   less 
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