Nestled on the banks of the beautiful Moyne River, Douglas Riverside offers a unique accommodation experience entering from Gipps Street with its towering old Norfolk Pines. Situated in the grounds of historic Douglas House, built in 1852 and was the town’s dispensary, drapery and post office before being converted into guesthouse accommodation in the 1890s and has since undergone restorations to offer all the modern comforts in the beautifully historic surrounds.
Accommodation at Douglas Riverside offers a choice of River side House, Garden View house and Gipps House Rooms, and a Studio apartment complete with a separate sitting area, LCD TV, complimentary internet access, tea/coffee maker, kitchenette, iron/ironing board and private bathroom with shower and hairdryer. Some rooms also enjoy views of the river.
Douglas Riverside is home to a convenient range of self-catering facilities and onsite amenities and is within walking distance of the town centre of Port Fairy. Although it is situated on the river, it is also just a stone’s throw from the ocean and is close to a range of local shopping, dining and attractions including the award-winning 18-hole Port Fairy Golf Course a two chefs hat restaurant, day spa, heated indoor swimming pool, Port Fairy to Warrnambool rail trail, Griffiths Island Lighthouse and is right on the edge of the famous Great Ocean Road.