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Merrijig Inn

1 Campbell Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 13 Port Fairy B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
noknead Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here overnight as part of our first leg of a South Australian Holiday and it was just lovely. The staff were attentive and warm and having seen the height of my husband (tall) moved us down from their cozy attic room which I had booked, to the king suite at no extra cost. It was huge with its... More

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Melbourne Australia
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63 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights in a Queen Suite using a voucher from Living Social. The hotel is well located and our room was fairly basic but clean and comfortable. Breakfast was good and I particularly liked the organic apple juice. However there is no choice for the cooked breakfast. Consequently one morning I had to... More

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adelaide
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely welcome after driving all day , so homely. On checking in we were upgraded to the King Suite, which was an unexpected surprise. The inn is one of the oldest buildings in Victoria, but has been lovingly restored. Our first experience of staying in a B & B, the bed was so comfy, it was like being in a... More

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Thirroul
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great B&B in a very old building that has been beautifully restored. Common area has a beautiful open fire. We visited when there was high winds and heavy rain, felt very snug in this quaint old inn. Is close to the river and the fishing fleet and a 5 minute walk to the shops and restaurants.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed for the one night & without doubt chose the best place in Port Fairy to stay. The food was excellent, but the Pate dish was the best i have ever had. I have no hesitation recommending Merrijig Inn & looking forward to a return visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

A friend and I stayed at the Merrijig Inn last year. The place was amazing and I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting Port Fairy. The building has a rich history and is Victoria oldest inn. The rooms were beautifully laid out, and had everything that we could need. The beds were so comfortable I really didn't want to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We stayed only one night but it was a pleasant stay, very spacious rooms with living room, big bathroom, you can also use a little kitchen. The landlady was very friendly, nice breakfast, not so many choices but good. Great location.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We read the reviews and decided the attic rooms sounded rather small so opted for a Queen size downstairs but found ourselves upgraded to the King suite, with large bathroom (unusually with bath as well as shower), sitting room and comfortable bedroom. Being April, the temperature was fine. We enjoyed the characterful furnishings, and had a delicious dinner and breakfast.... More

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SW Victoria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

After purchasing a discount voucher, and seeing the ratings on various sites, we were very keen to experience this historic place. We stayed in a queen room, with windows above the bed that opened onto the entrance footpath. Because it was a warm night, and there is no airconditioning, or a working fan that could be plugged into the bedroom... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This was our first experience of staying in a B&B, we didn't really want to spend a huge amount on accommodation (some places in Port Fairy were quoting us $370 for a night!) so we thought the price for this B&B was very acceptable especially given the price, we paid $190 for the downstairs queen bedroom suite with an ensuit... More

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Address: 1 Campbell Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Port Fairy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Merrijig Hotel Port Fairy
Merrijig Inn Port Fairy, Victoria

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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant
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The Merrijig Inn, Victoria's oldest Inn, is our special place in Port Fairy.The Merrijig Inn is located in Port Fairy, the jewel of south west Victoria on the Great Ocean Road.The Merrijig Kitchen is our restaurant in our historic dining room. We write our menu daily from seasonal produce, sourced locally where possible from the south-west country-sdie.Our carefully crafted wine list features passionate producers who use bio-dynamic & organic practises and their wine speaks of 'terroir'.The Merrijig front bar is open every day from 4pm so you're welcome to come and enjoy a drink and a chat!Centrally located next to the wharf, the Merrijig Inn is close to all of historic Port Fairy's attractions including galleries, shopping and beaches.We hope you'll join us and enjoy the charm of the hisotric Merrijig Inn!It's exciting for us to be able to host you in one of Port Fairy's most charming buildings - so come share our love of eating great food and drinking delicious wine, and stay a while!Liz & Tanya. ... more   less 
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