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Bells By The Beach - Pet-friendly Family Holiday House

Catch some sunny 'rays', enjoy a coffee or wine, check out the home-grown plants.
13 reviews
Catch some sunny 'rays', enjoy a coffee or wine, check out the home-grown plants.
Barbeque and sheltered outdoor area.
Dining area with relaxing garden view.
Comfortable sofas in TV/living area
Cosy gas log fire, reverse cycle air con, outdoor access.
Double walk-in shower, fully-tiled, spacious vanity unit, toilet suite.
Single garage, internal access. Extra parking on driveway.
Ocean Grove main beach - summer beach patrol.
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Ocean Grove, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria
Bells By The Beach Pet-friendly Holiday House is located 500m from the dog and swimming beach. The surrounding area is residential and approx. 2kms from the town centre, and 1km from Ocean Grove Market Place with a full range of shops and services.

We offer a safe environment for our 4-legged friends and their owners.
Our property has three bedrooms, sleeping up to 6 guests, all with quilts, covered pillows, electric blankets, bedside lamps and clock radios and ample cupboard space. Our property is 'squeaky clean' with comfortable beds and furniture and everything you could need on holiday.

The dining/living area has heating and cooling, bedrooms have ceiling fans and all windows are opening for fresh air anytime.

The self-catering kitchen has stainless steel appliances including a dishwasher. All utensils, plates, bowls,...
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About the Owner, Jan B
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 37 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We meet our guests on arrival, show them around our property, hand over the keys and leave them to enjoy a relaxing holiday.

We are available anytime (day or night) to answer questions, fix any household issues or offer suggestions where to eat, play or check out local tourism attractions.

We ask our guests to respect our neighbours and keep noise to a minimum.
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Excellent - based on 13 reviews
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English first
Echuca, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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This place is a real home away from home. We were warmly welcomed and made to feel at home. This is the best pet friendly accommodation we have stayed in. Our fur babies were made to feel at home and loved the large fenced in yard, the treats, toys and fireplace. All the little treats and extras made this stay...

Management response:

Thank you very much, we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Visiting dogs (and families) always love our pet-friendly property, its spacious garden and safe secure fences. Thanks again!


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Jan N
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

This place is perfect! Very clean and well appointed. Fur kids also loved it - thank you and would love to come again!

Management response:

Thank you, Jan N. We're very pleased you enjoyed your stay with your friend and your fur-kids. The garden and surrounds are a haven for dogs, human guests have every comfort they could possibly want or need, and the beach at Ocean Grove is one of the best and safest in Victoria. We look forward to seeing you again in...


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clare h
Bendigo, Australia
2 reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

A delightful long weekend enjoyed all the more because we had our loved pets with us. Bells By the Beach is just lovely. Thank you so much to our caring hosts!

Management response:

Hello Amanda, thanks for your review. We're glad you had the best weekend ever with your loved pets. It was a pleasure to see you again at Bells By The Beach and we look forward to your next visit.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
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House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
* Please consider our neighbours. Excess noise, including barking dogs left home alone, will not be tolerated. * Smoking is allowed outdoors, not inside the house. * Pet...
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1 Sep 2017 -
30 Nov 2017
Spring 2017
2 nights
1 Dec 2017 -
28 Feb 2018
Summer 2017-18
4 nights
1 Mar 2018 -
31 May 2018
Autumn 2018
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About the neighbourhood
Bells By The Beach Holiday House is close to two shopping areas, with cafes, restaurants, food stores and other facilities. You can walk from our house to the beach (15 minutes), or drive to beach, parks, shops and playgrounds.

Adventure Park Geelong, a fun-filled water park, is open November to April. Victoria's biggest and longest waterslide 'The Tornado' is set to make a splash at the park in November 2017.

The Bellarine Aquatic and Sports Centre, with a skateboard park next door.
Getting around
* Taxis (cabs) and local bus service available on the Bellarine.
* Travel the V/Line service to Melbourne, or Warrnambool from Marshall train
* Guests can drive to Portarlington to join the 'Bellarine Ferry' departing
every day for Melbourne's Docklands area, and return.
* Or guests can travel from Queenscliff to Sorrento, for a day out on the
Mornington Peninsula. This passenger and car ferry leaves daily, every
hour from 7am to 7pm.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Melbourne and Avalon Airports: 72.0 km
Railway: Marshall Railway Station to Melbourne: 24.0 km
Ferry: Queenscliff to Sorrento car/passenger ferry. : 8.0 km
* Hire a car or drive your own.
* Travel on the M1 Freeway from Melbourne to Geelong then onto Ocean Grove, about 1.15 hours from start to finish.
* Catch the SeaRoad Ferries service from Sorrento to Queenscliff - departures on the hour 7am to 7pm.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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