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Merrijig Inn

Certificate of Excellence
1 Campbell Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 13 Port Fairy B&B and Inns
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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 Reviewed today NEW

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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Portland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

A spontaneous weekend away in Port Fairy. Winter has started, windy, wet and wild. Random booking at the Merrijig Inn because they offered cosy accommodation, waterside locale and breakfast was included. Room upgrade first off, to a queen with ensuite and private sitting room. Booked the last table for an amazing dinner. Fresh local ingredients made every dish sing. A... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

My hubby and I stayed here for 1 night in the attic bedroom. We loved the cozy ambience of the Inn, especially the living room area with a fireplace! Our bedroom was quite small but comfy and there was a hot water bottle provided. Breakfast was provided and it was a pretty yummy spread! Friendly staff and we loved the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Good location near main part of Port Fairy and the river. Breakfast is brilliant, rooms are nice (we stayed in the King Suite). Friendly service, relaxed atmosphere, a very good example of a B&B. Overall, would definitely come back and happy to recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Very much a value for money location. We loved our room and the common area with the fire place just outside our door, great to sit and have a glass of wine and some cheese and crackers all from the local area. Having a restaurant attached made our choice for dinner very easy, I would highly recommend having dinner then... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We stayed here one night, after deciding to extend our stay in Port Fairy. Our ground floor room led directly onto the lovey garden and allowed us to take advantage of some lovely weather to relax after a day's walking and exploring. We were able to make our own hot or cold drinks and enjoy the home made cookies. There... More 

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