Balnarring Retreat is a charming home in a fantastic central location on the Mornington Peninsula, just a short stroll from Balnarring Beach voted Australia's Cleanest Beach and Balnarring Village. Situated in the heart of the Mornington Peninsula's wine region, you will enjoy world-class wineries, vineyards, restaurants and attractions just minutes away including Jacklope, Pt. Leo Estate, Montalto and more. Balnarring Retreat offers excellent value you won't find elsewhere for 1-6 guests.
Balnarring Retreat is split into two areas. The main house, which includes two bedrooms with a seperate toilet, bathroom, living room, kitchen and dining area plus a light-filled reading room. Throughout the house guests will enjoy large sash windows, giving a light, bright feel and an open fire to keep you warm with a comfortable ambience. Throughout the house is a plethora of indoor plants which brighten the spaces and freshen the air. We include crisp white linen, bath towels, beach towels, complimentary toiletries and modern touches to the old house which has renovated bathrooms and freshly painted walls.
To the rear of the property is the Garden Room which features a king bed or split twin, private ensuite and shower plus a deck, overlooking the kitchen garden, where you can pick seasonal vegetables and herbs.
When 1-4 persons are booked, the Garden Room is closed off. When 5 or 6 persons are booked, the Garden Room opens. This is to save on cleaning and linen costs. If you want all bedrooms open, this can be arranged on request for an extra cost. E.g. 1 person in each room.
Balnarring is a quaint coastal village with fantastic ocean frontage overlooking Western Port Bay and Philip Island. Balnarring Beach has been previously voted Australia's Cleanest Beach In the Village you will find an array of shops, cafes and restaurants.
Local Dining 1 min: Gourmet Paddock Pub, Orita's 2 Japanese, La Bouchon French, Ting Tong Kanteen Asian Fusion, Fontalina Italian, Ciao Bella Italian, Merricks General Store, Somers General Store and many more.
Local Wineries 2-10 mins: Jackalope at Willow Creek, Pt Leo Estate, Port Phillip Estate, Dromana Estate, Polperro, Pier 10, Pantons Vineyard, Red Hill Estate, Montalto, T'Gallant, Ten Minutes by Tractor, Paringa Estate, Epicurean restaurant, Foxey's Hangout and many more.
Further Afield 10-25 mins: Greens Bush National Park, Bushrangers Bay, Pt Leo Beach, Shoreham, Flinders, Arthurs Seat, Enchanted Maze, Peninsula Hot Springs, Sorrento, Mornington and many more.
Travel to Balnarring by car and use your car to best tour the area. You can walk and bike-ride to Balnarring shops and beach as well as Somers, Somers General Store and beach via paved paths. You can walk through Coolart Wetlands and Homestead. Local tour and shuttle companies plus taxis can be used for winery tours and day-touring the area. Details available on request.
We look forward to welcoming you to Balnarring Retreat for a comfortable and memorable stay