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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fist-time visit to this resort and we were more than happy with the standard of both service and accommodation The resort offers a variety of options - caravan sites, camping grounds and cabins. We stayed in a cabin and it was clean and bright and very comfortable. The staff were very friendly and accommodating which always makes... More 

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Thank mmercuri0
Mandy B, Public Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hi mmercuri0, Thanks so much for taking time to write your lovely review of our resort. So great to hear you were happy with the customer service you received and your accommodation. Our staff really do go all out to give our guests the very best experience. We would love to welcome you back anytime. Kindest regards, Mandy More 

Chicago
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85 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Stayed here with our Bunyip tour group as we travelled Great Ocean Road and Philip Island on 2 day tour. We were assigned to a recently renovated room which was really nice. This resort is in very close proximity to beach where we went to watch sunset

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Thank jen8579
Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hi Jen, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay as part of your Great Ocean Road Tour with Bunyip Tours. We are very lucky to be located at the end of the Great Ocean Road (or the beginning depending on where you start your journey!), a very beautiful part of the world. The beach across the road from us is... More 

Shepparton, Australia
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38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This resort would have to be the cleanest,tidiest most immaculate resort ever but that's not what makes it special, it's the staff and owners who make it stand out from the crowd ......it's a family run business who's modus operandi seems to be to make sure everyone who stays there is happy with all aspects of their stay and go... More 

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Thank sandrac55
Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Wow Sandra, what wonderful feedback. The Blues Train provide such a wonderful night out and it is great to hear that your experience here at Beacon complemented your evening so perfectly. Our team likes to make sure that all of our guests' expectations are met and love hearing that you found our service to go above and beyond. We look... More 

New Zealand
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31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed just one night, with a friend in a one-bedroom apartment. We were a little unsure about staying in what was obviously a family-oriented holiday park, but we shouldn't have been. Our experience was great - we would happily stay again. Our apartment was modern, clean (very clean), well equipped and quite spacious. It appeared to be very well maintained... More 

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Thank Tyyche
Mandy B, Public Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hi Tyyche, So lovely to hear you really enjoyed your stay here at our resort; yes we do cater well for couples and families with many different types of accommodation; king bed hotel rooms or Studio Apartments for couples and right up to 3 bedroom villas and cabins for families. Glad to know you enjoyed raiding your minibar; offering a... More 

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9 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great room - two separate sleeping areas. Very comfortable cabin with everything we could want. We only stayed one night, but had we stayed longer there were all sorts of amenities to make life easy. The shower was huge and amazing! I wanted to stay under it for ages! The complex is in a fabulous location -... More 

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Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hi Leonie, it is fantastic that you enjoyed your getaway and found your cabin to be so accommodating - a perfect shower is a must when staying away from home! We are pleased to hear that you were able to take advantage of our heated indoor pool and spa, free wifi and onsite shop (just in case anything is forgotten!).... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in both the 2 bedroom villa and the 1 bedroom villa. Both were modern clean and well equipped. The beds were the most comfortable I've ever slept in with gorgeous soft sheets. The 2 bedroom king size bed was huge. The fireplace in the 2 bedroom villa was a nice romantic touch. The staff were very friendly and... More 

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Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Wow, what lovely words, thank you so much! We love hearing that you and your family enjoyed your stay and found your villas to be so cosy and comfortable. There's nothing better than curling up next to one of the gas log fires when it's a little on the chilly side! It is wonderful to hear that you were able... More 

Melbourne
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36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited & stayed at the Beacon Resort in Queenscliff last weekend (23/10/2016) for 3 nights, 2 A, 2 C. Admittedly it was quiet, so we basically had the pool & facilities all to ourselves. We initially booked the Swan cabin but upon arrival (20mins before check in time) our cabin wasn't ready, so instead of having us wait for... More 

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Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hi Jim & Maria, thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It is wonderful to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay and found your accommodation to be so comfortable and perfect for your family. Our team works hard to make sure all of your holiday expectations are met and love hearing that you... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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142 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Good heatpump and quiet location (we were in November so maybe slightly off season). Very spacious bathroom. Staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. It was 3km out of town so needed to drive to get something to eat in the evening (too lazy too cook). The kitchen did have everything needed to cook a good breakfast in the morning. Weird... More 

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Mandy B, Public Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hello David, thanks for taking time to review our resort; pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and our staff looked after you so well. Our central location across the road from the beach is 3km to Queenscliff and 1km to Point Lonsdale - which is about a 20 minute walk; both towns have village shopping and lots of cafes;... More 

Sydney, Australia
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We had a very comfortable stay in one of the well equipped deluxe cabins. Decent gas cooking facilities, but the rooms weren't serviced so you need to go up and ask for new towels and toiletries. You get 500 MB of wifi internet usage for free, more usage costs extra though the prices are quite reasonable. Our eight year old... More 

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Thank allrite
Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, it is great to hear that you and your family had such a wonderful time. Our accommodation is self contained but any extra bits and pieces are available in our on site shop and, of course, sheet or towel swap overs are available any time at your request. We are so pleased that your child... More 

Brisbane australia
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at Beacon resort for a two day stay , on arrival we were warmly greeted and well informed of local amenities and sightseeing destinations ( maps supplied ). We stayed in a new deluxe cabin , which I can only say was fantastic , spotless clean , bed so comfortable , roomy ,quiet . You will not be... More 

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Emme M, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Beacon Resort, responded to this review

Hi Allana, thanks so much for your kind review. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found your villa so comfortable. We hope you found our advice helpful and were able to explore Queenscliff, Point Lonsdale and surrounds....we are very lucky to be so centrally located between the two towns with easy access to the rest... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"With over 50 tourism awards, including winner of the 2015 Victorian Tourism Awards and Silver in the 2015 Australian Tourism Awards, BIG4 Beacon Resort is easily the best option for all your family accommodation needs. Ideally located in the historic seaside village of Queenscliff, just 30km west of Geelong CBD, you'll discover the resort is perfectly situated just across from the beach and only 4km from the Queenscliff-Sorrento car ferry terminal. You'll be blown away with the myriad of options: self-contained luxury, one, two and three bedroom villas boast contemporary decor, mod-cons and cosy gas log fires or more traditional alternatives include family cabins, and comfortable motel rooms. Free resort facilities include a heated indoor pool and spa, scheduled kids' activities every single day, an exciting Indoor Play Room for the littlest family members, an giant jumping cushion and loads more. For a complete resort experience, enjoy a relaxing massage in the resort's Day Spa, explore the local wineries and food provedores, take a scenic boat cruise across Port Phillip Bay on the Sorrento Ferry or hire a bike to explore the amazing regional trails. The Beacon Crew thrive on providing excellence in customer service and look forward to helping you create a memorable holiday experience." ... more   less 

Additional Information about BIG4 Beacon Resort

Address: 78 Bellarine Highway, Queenscliff, Victoria 3225, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Queenscliff
Price Range: $118 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — BIG4 Beacon Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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“There are a range of cabins available. Don't forget to bring your own oil and condiments for cooking.”
 of 5 bubbles allrite, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“studio room was fantastic parking right out the front”
 of 5 bubbles RobynandBrett2, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sorry, don't know about rooms, it's not a hotel. The cabins look lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles Mellipat, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Studio apartments great for couples”
 of 5 bubbles MelbourneWren, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Dont go if you dont want to hear kids laughing or even crying at times. Most couples that stayed had young kids.”
 of 5 bubbles bunnerz, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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