A Grand Day Out (Departures from Docklands, Melbourne) > Cruise across the bay to visit the magnificent and historical Portarlington Grand Hotel. Standing tall on the main street since 1888, the hotel has now completed a magnificent renovation and is open for business. Only a short walk away from where the ferry docks, look up the hill towards the hotel turret which will lead you to our oasis.
Stay 3 Pay 2 Midweek - Grand Hotel
Portarlington Grand Hotel Midweek Accommodation Special
Duration: Overnight Stay
Package: This is a third-party-operated package
Booking: Call to book on (03) 8533 4897
- Midweek Special From
- STAY 3 PAY 2 Sunday to Thursday with a Friday checkout.
Midweek Accomodation Special
Stay 3 Pay 2 – Available until the end of February
Reward yourself with a midweek escape where the freedom to unwind meets the quiet charm of our Jewel on the Bellarine. Discover the luxury of leisure with our Midweek Special tailored for those who love bespoke accommodation, fresh local gourmet food, and wandering around the boutique shops and quaint cafes of our enchanting seaside village.
There are not many escapes this stress-free and unique just out of Melbourne. Only 70 minutes away by ferry, you will find yourself at the gateway of the Bellarine Peninsula where you can relax, unwind, and indulge. With so many interesting things to do on the Bellarine, the Portarlington Grand Hotel is the perfect place to base yourself for a short getaway.
PLUS all guests have access to the:
Grand Shuttle Service
Available Monday to Friday from the Portarlington Grand Hotel
For us, it’s all about the ‘One Percenters’. Those small little things in life that make a difference and actually add value to your day or experience.
That’s why we’re excited to introduce the Grand Shuttle Service, designed exclusively for in-house guests of the Portarlington Grand Hotel and those who have booked a Grand Day Out Package with us.
The Grand Shuttle Service runs from Monday and Friday and has a maximum capacity of 11 people. The bus will depart from the Portarlington Grand Hotel at 1:00 p.m. each day and visit a different destination each day of the week (schedule below). The bus will then return to that venue at 3:15 p.m. to pick everyone up and drop them back at either the hotel or the Portarlington Pier in time for the return ferry trip back to Melbourne.
Portarlington Grand Hotel Bus Schedule
Departs the hotel: 1:00 pm > Pickup from venue: 3:15 pm
- Monday: The Whiskery > Click here for more
- Tuesday: Terindah Estate > Click here for more
- Wednesday: Jack Rabbit Winery > Click here for more
- Thursday: Scotchmans Hill > Click here for more
- Friday: Bennetts on Bellarine > Click here for more
Please note bookings must be pre-booked with the Portarlington Grand Hotel reception on (03) 8533 4898 and will be available on a first-in, first-served basis. This service does not include wine tasting or any other products, and it cannot be booked separately for any other drop-offs outside the above set schedule.
- 1-2 Hours
Grand Shuttle Service > For us, it’s all about the ‘One Percenters’. Those small little things in life that make a difference and actually add value to your day or experience. That’s why we’re excited to introduce the Grand Shuttle Service, designed exclusively for in-house guests of the Portarlington Grand Hotel and those who have booked a Grand Day Out Package. The service runs from Monday and Friday, departs from the Portarlington Grand Hotel at 1:00 p.m. each day and visits a different destination each day of the week. The bus will then return to that venue at 3:15 p.m. to pick everyone up and drop you back at the hotel or at the Portarlington Pier in time for your return ferry trip back to Melbourne. Click to find out more and view the schedule.