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Perth, Australia
Reviewed November 20, 2016

We stayed for one saturday night in the Victoria cottage. It was a gorgeous secluded cottage, with killer views from the balcony and a romantic and comfortable 4 poster bed. We were provided ingredients to cook our own fry up in the morning (you can also opt to go to main building and have it cooked for you). I would...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed December 6, 2015

We stayed at Hiltonia 3 years ago and were blown away with the grounds, hosts and our accommodation. I wish we had not gone back. From the minute we pulled into the driveway we realised things had changed. The gardens were not green, no beautiful roses up the driveway and it looked almost sad. We were greeted by our host...

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6Thank Ollie G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed at Hiltonia for a relaxing getaway, loved the idea of themed rooms plus how close it was to the Hot Springs. We stayed in the African themed room and absolutely loved it! It was exactly like the pictures, really private and super cosy. The spa bath was the highlight, not to mention the views and the extremely comfy...

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2Thank Alana_Nels44
Sydney
Reviewed February 3, 2015

My husband and I stayed in this B & B in the Mornington Peninsula in January for 4 nights. We loved Hilltonia Homestead's central location across from the Peninsula Springs where we went one evening. The Mediterranean cottage where we stayed was spacious, clean and had a nice warm feeling about it and we loved the peace, quite and privacy...

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Thank ElizabethN
Reviewed November 10, 2014

Really confused on how to review this place. Great location across the road from hot springs. We booked the African cottage for relaxation and luxury. Room looked beautiful. But in the evening realized the fire place heater actually didn't work. When tried to make a bath there the ants everywhere inside the bath tub and around. Yes I could have...

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Thank gunzie09
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 26, 2014

I really liked this BnB. Stayed in a themed cottage with my partner, due to its proximity to Peninsula Springs. Was very pleased with the quality and warmth of the room. Had little to do with the hosts due to late arrival and early check out, but everything was made very simple and easy for us. Recommend if going to...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed only one night at the Hilltonia Homestead, and we loved it! It was so peaceful and quiet that it seemed we were the only ones there. Our host, Bella, was very kind and welcoming on arrival, and lent us tennis racquets and balls to have a hit on the court right next to the cottage....

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1Thank Gaia W
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed July 19, 2014

Booked this place mainly because of its close proximity to Peninsula Hot Springs, which is just across the road. We booked one of the two rooms by the pool, but on arrival were offered a discounted upgrade to one of the themed bungalows. I had checked the bungalows and had been rather keen on the Mediterranean on, due to my...

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4Thank Blackrainbow13
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Hilltonia Homestead is a beautiful old property 10 minutes from the heart of Rye or a $20 cab fare with Peninsula Cabs. Directly across the road from the hot springs and close to all the wineries it really is in a great location. My partner and I spent 2 nights in the Settlers Cottage for a cosy little weekend away....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed in the Coral Cottage for a weekend away to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Great location close to the Hot Springs and not far from the cafes and shops on Point Nepean Rd. The property itself is gorgeous; rolling green hills and gorgeous views over the trees. The Coral cottage overall is very dated and in serious need of...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mornington Peninsula accommodation includes luxury secluded cottages and B&B suites with views over the bay, gas log fires, luxurious double spa's and close proximity to the Mornington Peninsula's world class golf courses the cottages are ideal for couples seeking a romantic getaway and groups for golfing weekends. Hilltonia Homestead is situated on rural acreage on the Mornington Peninsula at Rye just 1½ hours from Melbourne in Southern Victoria and opposite Peninsula Hot Springs ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilltonia Homestead

Address: 282 Browns Rd, Rye, Victoria 3941, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Mornington Peninsula > Rye
Price Range: $3 - $5 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Dated room in need of a good clean, but shower in the Coral Cottage was awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles melbk2014, Jun 22, 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the Settler's cottage - very comfortable with great views over the peninsula and out to the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles 703jurgenv, Oct 20, 2013 | Read review
“Try the cottages?”
 of 5 bubbles 196jacklynn, Aug 20, 2013 | Read review
“I think the cottages are brilliant if you are looking for a self-contained unit.”
 of 5 bubbles EruditeTravels83, Aug 14, 2013 | Read review
“Cottages and suites are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles Hudson1967, Jun 3, 2013 | Read review
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