1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Great Ocean Road
  4. Geelong
  5. #178806

William Hill's Cottage

House, Geelong

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 6 reviews

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Min 2 nights stay

8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bathroom


Historic William Hill's Cottage - the best of both worlds.

William Hill's Cottage is located in the very heart of Geelong West.

The Georgian style, early Victorian Cottage was built in 1854 for a Mr William Hill, who lived in the property until 1859, when he returned to England.

The four generously proportioned rooms in the original building accomodate the four bedrooms. These can be configured as a Queen Bedroom, Double Bedroom, King Bedroom a King size bed or two King Single beds and the Single Room, with one or two Single Beds.

A glass atrium transitions you into the 21st century. The large open plan living space has all the comforts you would expect from a property of this quality. Relax on the comfy 2 and 3 seater leather lounges, or put your feet up on the recliner with footstool. Read a book, watch a movie, or just chill in this light filled spacious north-east facing room. Reverse cycle air conditioning means you control the climate.

Entertaining? Why not take advantage of the well appointed kitchen and large dining area. The table seats 8 comfortably, and the kitchen has tableware and drinkware for 8, so it's perfect for getting together with family and friends.

If 'Cafe Culture', Fashion and Homewares are your scene...

You can "shop till you drop" on fabulous Pakington Street; Pako to the locals.

There are any number of great fashion stores catering for all tastes and styles; from the unique to well known brands. A great mix for all age groups and budgets.

You can combine your shopping with as many culinary experiences as you want to enjoy.

With more than 35 cafes, restaurants and eateries right on Pakington Street between Gordon Avenue and Church Street, you can decide if it's a great cup of coffee you want, or a real dining experience. Yes, they're all within walking distance.

Want to venture beyond Pakington Street?

Then the Geelong CBD and Waterfront are just a five minute drive, or a casual stroll.

Need to relax and sooth the muscles after all that activity?

Head back to the cottage and recline in the generous Spa Bath.

Gateway to 'The Bellarine', Surfcoast and the famous Great Ocean Road

Just seven 7 minutes to the Geelong Ring Road, you can be on your way to great destinations within minutes.

William Hill's Cottage can be your launching place for activities here in Geelong and beyond.

Torquay in 25 minutes, Anglesea in 40 minutes, Apollo Bay in around 2 hours.

Consider The Bellarine and it's great wineries in just 25 minutes, or the surf beach at Ocean Grove in 30 minutes. Visit historic Queenscliff, it's just 35 minutes from William Hill's Cottage.

Times are approximate, based on Google Maps.

Epworth Hospital and Deakin University - Waurn Ponds, just 12 minutes drive away.

Deakin Waterfront Campus just 4 minutes drive.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Ceiling fan Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Coffee maker Cot Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Hair dryer Heating Hot tub Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Living room Long-term renters welcome Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Video library Washing machine
William Hill's Cottage is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 6.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous stay for large group Bedrooms we perfect for our group of 6 people, beds very comfortable, fabulous linen and towells provided. Kitchen was fully stocked with everything you need, even left us food and goodies for our first breakfast of our 7 night stay, grocery store only 30 metres away, and restaurants also just a short stroll away. Next time in Geelong would stay again.
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Family Friendly Fantastic cottage for a family, great location, comfortable and cozy, excellent communication with owner!
Date published: 2017-04-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely Perfect! What a fantastic place to stay, the position is brilliant, the cottage is spacious, welcoming and the details perfectly considered. We loved the huge, comfortable bedrooms and your generosity for not only the adults but the children, was amazing. We loved everything about this cottage. We'll be back!!
Date published: 2017-03-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Terrific property and very warm hospitality! Our stay at William Hill's Cottage was amazing. Lisa was so accommodating leading up to our booking with a few changes in numbers, but nothing was too much trouble for her. Chris was friendly and very welcoming in showing us around the property. We did not expect all the little extra touches of snacks/nibbles, breakfast food, drinks and ice creams - it was all such a treat. Location was perfect. We would highly recommend this property and would definitely love stay here again.
Date published: 2017-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute cottage in great spot! Enjoyed the cute cottage and made to feel very welcome! Very convenient location - handy to foreshore, highway and local shops/cafes.
Date published: 2016-01-21
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