An hour and a half from Melbourne and 20 min from Geelong, 'Casa Regina' is your gateway to relaxation.
Comprising of 3 very generous bedrooms, main bathroom, en-suite, sun filled kitchen, dining and lounge area, private patio and grassed area. The entire private 3 bedroom upstairs home is all yours. One bedroom apartment downstairs is separate, private and where the owners reside.
Being one of the first homes built on this exclusive bay side stretch of land it still retains some original charm with two large chandeliers and commanding views of Corio Bay. You get different views from each window from Geelong sweeping around to the Melbourne skyline. Stunning both day and night.
'Casa Regina' is the perfect location for your romantic getaway, longer family holiday or getaway with friends. Located in Clifton Springs you can easily access the beautiful Bellarine Peninsular and surrounding Surf Coats Region.
With markets, cafes and wineries on your doorstep you wont now where to start. Enjoy a tasting or cellar door experience or simply unwind on the beach and read a book.
The area caters to those more active among you with the local beach only a few mins walk away for Jet Skiing and water sports. Next to the beach is the boat ramp with great fishing all year round. Up the road you have the choice of two Golf clubs and the Rail trail for cyclists. Ocean Grove Surf beach is only 15 min by car and Torquay a 30 min drive away.
Our unique part of the Peninsular was recently featured on the SBS cooking show, 'Rachel Khoo's Kitchen Notebook'.
Come and explore it yourself.
We want to feel like your home away from home .
B1- King sized bed or two king singles
B2- King sized bed or two king singles
B3- Queen sized bed
The lounge room offers a double fold out couch and a port a cot is located in the wardrobe of B2.
All bedroom have LCD televisions. so you can escape the kids or have some private time.
All bedding is provided, however own infant bedding for cot is required. Please request bed configuration when finalising the booking.
Guests are provided with towels and face washers and additional linen can be requested for longer stays. Beach towels need to be brought with you.
The kitchen offers full cooking facilities with a 30liter convection microwave and grill, stove and fridge/freezer, coffee machine, toaster, sandwich press, blender and kettle.
On arrival the kitchen is stocked with basics like tea, coffee, milk, cereal, and dried pasta. This ensures that you unpack and relax, even late arrivals don't need to worry about finding the local supermarket.
'Casa Regina' has two showers and a separate toilet. There is a third shower located in the laundry downstairs for washing off after a sandy day at the beach.
Aside from gazing out across the bay there is a supply of books and games to entertain you well into the night.
The back patio is a casual relaxed sun trap perfect for a private BBQ or sunbathing.
The rear grassed area allows direct access to the walking/bike path the leads you down to the beach or boat ramp.
You will find badminton and croquet sets for some friendly competition or just watch the boats go by.
If you feel inclined to maintain your fitness regime while on holiday 'Casa Regina' guests have exclusive access to Energy Force Fitness 24 hour gym. Located in Drysdale please visit their facebook page for class times and details.
'Casa Regina' is smoke free home and is cleaned after every stay. It is part of your agreement with us to leave it in a neat and tidy manner upon departure. Failure to do so will mean an additional charge being added to the booking price. This also applies if any evidence of smoking inside the property is found, smells included. Please discard any cigarette butts in the bins provided.
The Main Attractions
There is so much to see and do you will most likely have to visit again to get it all done.
FESTIVALS AND EVENTS
Toast the Coast
Bellarine Fine Food Trail
Portarlington Mussel Festival
Barwon Heads Festival of the Sea
Queenscliff Music Festival
The Blues Train
Drysdale to Queenscliff steam Train
National Celtic Festival
Scandia Week, Festival of Sails
Geelong Speed Trials
The Avalon Air Show
Cadel Evens Great Ocean Road Race....to name a few.
WINERIES AND FOOD
From bakeries to fine dinning we cater to it all. Some stand out include; Jack Rabbit Winery, café and restaurant with breathtaking views. Luera Park great of good wine food and live music on the weekend. Friday nights at The Flying Brick Cider co. Breakfast at Portarlington bake house bakery or Pik Nik a local favourite. Lunches or long afternoons at Mr Grubbs at Oakdean Estate or the Elkhorn in Wallington. Oneday Estate offers an eclectic mixed of old and recycled material great wine, music and Paella on Sundays form 12 onwards.