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Merrijig Inn

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1 Campbell Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this by chance after arriving late into Port Fairy. We had an AMAZING downstairs room. Massive bathroom and bedroom. Then after checking in we went to the onsite restaurant and it was the best food and wine we had in such a long time. Devine. The waitress was also awesome. Spent the night after dinner by the fire.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived late in the afternoon & the staff were more than accommodating & very welcoming. This was our first time staying in a B&B and we weren't sure what to expect. In a word, superb !! When we arrived the blustery Autumn weather certainly let us know we were in the Southernmost part of mainland Australia. A crackling open... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed two nights in room 5. Everything worked well, the room was nice and warm, the inn has great common areas and the staff were outstanding. Breakfasts were exceptional(amazing juices, house made jams and bread etc) and great advice on what to do in Port Fairy (it was our first visit). We cannot speak highly enough... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

What a beautiful historic inn in Port Fairy! I stayed at the inn for two nights in room 6 (one of the attic rooms) with a view of the wharf. The hosts were very helpful and friendly. Breakfast was excellent and I had dinner at the inn one of the nights. It was very delicious. The inn is located very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Merrijig Inn has about 3 or 4 large ensuite rooms. Our room was very spacious and modern. The Inn itself is very old (reportedly the oldest in Victoria) and this history is maintained throughout the building. You can just feel it. The commons areas (bar, restaurant, conservatory, sitting areas) are beautifully furnished and really make you feel at home. To... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Beautiful little inn. We stayed in room 1 which opened into a common area with large fireplace. Rather than having tea and coffee in each room, they had a shared kitchenette with a large variety of tea as well as biscuits. The breakfast was very fresh. Small touches like placing a pin on the world marking where you are from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The Merrijig Inn is perfectly positioned close to the wharf area and a very short walk to the centre of town The accommodation was very good and homely, very warm ,rooms were clean, lovely fire in the guests lounge. We have dined here a couple of times before with previous owners . At that time the food and service was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

My friend and I stayed in the largest room that has a separate dinning room and bathroom. The King bed was replaced with 2 singles. Things that we loved about our stay- warm, friendly staff, home cooked breakfast with local produce, clean, the location short walking distance to town, extra shared sitting room with open fire, shared kitchen with tea,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

I could have lived in our room which had its own entrance. Felt more like an apartment. It's Victoria's oldest Inn but beautifully kept and restored. Comfortable everything and so very cosy. Tasty homemade Biscuits on arrival, assortment of great teas, dinner at their restaurant was wonderful (started with the Morton Bay Bugs - loved them). The included breakfast was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Had a great stay in this B and B which doubles as a restaurant in the evenings . Why beds in sheds ? Well our room whilst part of the main building looked like our shed at home with all its timber cladding , separate front door and low pitched roof ! The hosts were very friendly and whilst we... More 

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