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Merrijig Inn

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Merrijig Inn last December & made the booking direct with Merrijig.We had a lovely large room overlooking the garden and enjoyed our stay so much we decided to return for another 3 day stay using booking.com.This time we were allocated an inferior room consisting of a tiny sitting area where we had to rearrange furniture to watch... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

My wife and I stayed in this hotel one night on a B&B basis but we also had dinner too. Merrijig apparently is renowned for its food. It was excellent and only cost about $150 Aus for 2 including wine. The hotel is a cosy affair with rooms and suites off a couple of guest lounges. The decor is Hobbitesque... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Staff very helpful nice location close to town. We had the suite which after a long day on the road was very private and suited our needs both on arrival and when we returned after the meal. Good restaurant recommendations and supplied a torch for the walk. Breakfast good and like most places we ate in Australia was big.

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Nieuwegein, Nederland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Staff is very friendly. The Inn is a small property, owners pride themselves on being the first Inn in Victoria. Rooms certainly have character. Breakfast was yummie. Overall this establisment made me feel welcome. Minor minus: the WiFi was not working properly.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

The Merrijig Inn is a lovely Bed & Breakfast in a quaint historic building in the small historic town of Port Fairy. It is about a 5 minute walk to downtown Port Fairy from the Merrijig Inn and it is located across from the scenic Moyne River with the boats moored along it. Try the bar at the front of... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

As always, the Merrijig Inn remains what it has been for some time - a quiet, character filled haven- a retreat to the past in all its glory- open fires, comfortable lounge chairs, books, magazines, a cottage garden replete with stylish chickens and a kitchen garden. Breakfast in the sunlit conservatory with superior coffee and tasty food. A position unequalled... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Very Friendly hosts (Sue) and a great location. The room we had was extremely tidy and comfortable. The excellent breakfast was varied including a lot of homemade wholesome food, catering for many tastes.

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Pomonal, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We have just had another stay at Merrijig Inn, possibly on of the nicest places at which we have stayed - and were given our favourite room which opens onto the lawn and kitchen garden! Breakfast in the conservatory was lovely - and plentiful - and dinner is a must as the chef changes the menu daily, featuring local produce... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We brought our 15 mths daughter there and she loves this charming and lovely inn. It is said to be the oldest inn in Victoria and it has such a calm feel to it. Moreover, you'd be able to see that the place is thoughtfully decorated. They grow their own produce for the restaurant and the food is really fresh... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

A lovely place to stay. We paid a bit over our budget but it was well worthwhile for the cosy room, lovely warm fire in guest lounge, excellent complementary coffee and even better tasty treats. Friendly staff, good location, etc etc.

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Merrijig Inn

Address: 1 Campbell Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Port Fairy
Price Range: $110 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Merrijig Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Merrijig Hotel Port Fairy
Merrijig Inn Port Fairy, Victoria
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