Barwon Grove Holiday Rentals - Accommodation

BGHoliday Rentals COVID-19 Response, 15th. October 2020. We are offering guests:

• Flexible cancellations • Self check-in, limiting interactions • Self isolation stays • Spotless holiday homes with regular cleaning and disinfecting • All homes safe and secure
• We are available 24/7 • Special rates for 1-6 month stays • Excellent health services options on the Bellarine Peninsula and in Geelong

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For Dec 2020/Jan 2021 bookings - bookings cancelled on or after 1st December (when final payments are due) will not be refunded once final payment is due unless the property is re-booked at a later date, in which case a $100 admin fee will only be charged, or a credit is issued by us for accommodation at a later date (up to 18 months).




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Furnished Rentals - Coastal & Geelong

Seachange Villa, 3 bedroom, best location, minutes to beach, shops, dining - from $275/nite - View here
Terrace & Beach, villa in centre of Ocean Grove with stunning views - from $300/nite - View here
Orton Riverside Lodge, Family-sized 4 bedroom, short walk to Barwon River - from $280/night - View here
Hampton Grove, Fabulous new villa in a quiet spot, two storey, 4 bedroom - from $1200/night - View here
Wispering Waves, - minutes to beach or river, quiet spot, modern and spacious - from $350p/n - View here
St. Emilion, executive holiday home on the golf course, perfect location - from $350/night - View here
Newfields, located in the centre of the Bellarine Peninsula, plenty of choice - from $290/night - View here
Featured Holiday Homes
Recent Additions
  • Cali Dream - luxury 4 bedroom beach retreat located in prime Ocean Grove position
  • Summer Dreams - quaint original Ocean Grove Beach House which has been lovingly restored with comfort and style in mind
  • Bluff Views - a delightful, 4 bedroom elevated holiday home in an Ocean Grove secluded location. Lovely bluff and water views complete the picture
  • ULTIMA - historic Queenscliff holiday home beautifully decorated heritage listed home with quality furnishings and a landscaped garden. Very close to the centre of town, walk to eveything.
  • The Moorings a family friendly holiday house located close to central St. Leonards, beach, shops, park and pier
  • Beach Retreat on Sweetman excellent 3 bed holiday home - river on one side ocean the other, plenty of choice here
  • Grove on Sunset modern and affordable 2 bed unit - excellent loaction near Collendina Reserve
  • Haven @ The Heads perfect location - a splendid family holiday home in central Barwon Heads
  • Greenview Beach House elegant, contemporary 5 bedroom beach house with excellent facilities and close to amenities
  • Lakeside Beach House - Updated, private and secluded retreat by the lake, perfect place for a holiday
  • Newfields - modern 4 bedroom holiday home in the centre of the Bellarine Peninsula. Wineries, breweries, beaches and cafes in the village of Drysdale
Guest comments
  • "Super little stay. We felt really looked after and very much appreciated every effort made to ensure we had the best stay. Highly recommend." Polly, 24-11-20 (Haven @ The Heads)
  • "Really enjoyed our visit. Would definitely stay here again." Shane, 26/8/20 (Sea Galleon)
  • "We loved spending time at this property, very cosy for a family of 4. Awesome location too!" Kylie, 10/7/20 (The Parade Views)
  • "Lovely modern and clean property with a great location to everything!" Janet, 3/7/20 (Boat House Villa 1)
  • "Very clean. Lovely house." Adele, 5/7/20 (Surf Break)
  • "Great house loved our stay! Very spacious and clean & super close to the beach." Liz, 3/7/20 (Surf Break)
  • "Good". 5 star, Nicole, 28/6/20 (Surf Break)
  • "Fantastic house for a family getaway! House was clean and inviting. We loved the upstairs with the open plan living and 360 degree windows. The downstairs living area was perfect for the kids, great games and videos to keep them entertained. We will be back"! Tania, 15/6/20
  • Hi Meryll, just a short note to say thank you for looking after our property over the last number of years and the service you have provided to Kerry and myself. Especially appreciate your focus on making sure we have had good tenants that have looked after our home. Kerry and I wish you all the best! Kind regards as always Dr Jonathan L. 9/6/20
  • Dear Meryll, Just letting you know that we have sold our Dare St property. Thankyou for all your help renting our property. I wish you all the best for the future. We will definitely get in touch with you if we stay in Ocean Grove. Kind Regards, Ian & Judi 27/05/20
  • "We have thoroughly enjoyed our time here. I will be happy to recommend your service to my family and friends." (Contemporary Corse) Lyn – 28/4/20
  • "A very nice play to stay." (Luxury Grove) Rob, 30/3/20
  • "Great location, easy walk to beach and great for kids. Thanks so much for a beaut weekend!"(Wispering Waves) Justin, 20/3/20
  • "Very excellent location, walk everywhere. Great pastry and coffee shop next door for breakfast. Thanks for hosting us."(Wyuna Apartments - sold) Lisa, 7/2/20
  • "Great house with a huge outdoor area. Everything was lovely and clean. Thanks for having us, we will be back we had a great time! Including the very minimum of basics like salt and pepper would make a big difference but otherwise we loved the place! Thanks again!!" (Surf Break) Esther. 27/1/20. (Manager, we have added the basics, thanks.)
  • "We loved our stay at Raven Retreat. The pool was a huge hit. Being heated was an added bonus as we all swam even when the weather was cooler. Enough space for our 2 families and the theatre was great for young and old. We would recommend to family and friends a stay at Raven Retreat" Dianna, 30/1/20
  • "Really enjoyed our stay, great location and the perfect place for 2 families to stay." (Contemporary Corse) James, 31/1/20
  • "This place (Sandpiper) has 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms so is fabulous for a big group. It’s located in a lovely quiet part of Barwon Heads in a lovely setting surrounded by trees - it feels really remote and yet you can walk to both the cafes and to 13th beach. Beds are comfortable and the facilities good. Great to stay here." Kerry, 2/2/20
  • "Loved the location, price was reasonable and check in and checkout was made super easy. BYO sheets and towels was a bit of a pain." David, 29/1/20. (River Anchorage) Note from manager: Sheets and towels can be supplied for 30 dollars pp. All made up and ready to go for your arrival. Makes for a lovely stay. Meryll.
  • "Good, flexible bedding that allowed our group to have their own areas. Very good communication and prompt replies to our needs." (Sunrise Close ) Matt, 21/1/20
  • "Great house with a huge outdoor area. Everything was lovely and clean. Thanks for having us, we will be back! Thank you for having us stay. We had a great time. Including the very minimum of basics like salt and pepper would make a big difference but otherwise we loved the place! Thanks again!!" Esther, 29/1/20. (Wispering Waves)
  • "Great stay, and awesome location in walking distance to everything :)" (Barwon Heads Getaway) Madeline, 24/1/20
  • "We loved this home (Trevally Retreat). It suited us perfectly and was heaps bigger than expected and the layout was great for our family with two kids." Tamara, 24/1/20
  • "Real nice house, great for a little get away." (Serenity in Stringybark) Matt, 23/1/20
  • "Everything you could possibly need is provided from equipment for children to cooking needs. Fantastically set up home (Acre@Yellow Gum) set for leisure and relaxation. Kids were so delighted with magically set up large garden for absolute play and adventure. Loved the BMX track and trampoline n tyre swing. Playing pool to having ample space to just be together with your family." Lisa, 23/1/20
  • "This was the perfect property. It had everything we needed. Was lovely and clean and could walk to everything." (Seachange Villa 5) Donna, 15/1/20
  • "Great property for family park with play ground right next door and dog beach 2 min walk." (Oceanside Getaway) Andrea, 16/1/20
  • "We all felt at home immediately and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay! Very clean and open. Great quiet location, highly recommend!" (Sea Galleon) Tyler, 20/1/20
  • "Stayed for a week in Jan. Perfect house for all including our dogs. Catered for all. Great location to beach (5 min walk) and to central Ocean Grove. Just a great house for your holiday break with your family." (Surfbreak) Wayne 20/1/20
  • "Fantastic place, well situated just down the road from a shopping complex and the beaches. Excellent facilities, and ample parking. 10/10 would stay again!" (Bella Bellarine) Matt, 19/1/20
  • "The property is perfectly laid out for a family. The location of the property is also fantastic. Meryll was swift in communicating which made our last minute booking easy! Will definitely return!" (Blue Waters Townhouse, now sold) Tandy, 18/1/20
  • "Amazing home, family friendly, set-up comfortably caters for 2 families, pool was beautiful as well as the spa, thank you for sharing your home. Thank you very much for your assistance throughout our stay." (Warrenbeen) Melinda 18/1/20
  • "If you are after a holiday shack that can accommodate 8 comfortably with a bonus good sized second living space for the kids & a big backyard then this is the place for you. Close to shops, cafe & river." (4 Shores Beach House) Sharon 18/1/20
  • "Close to River for swimming, fishing and boating. Short drive to patrolled beaches for surf. Property is clean and secure. Large back yard for pets. Large undercover area for BBQs(20 seat) hope we didn't make too much noise. Great for family catch ups at this surf coast town." (Barwon Heads Getaway) Simon, 20/1/20
  • "This property was perfect for our needs (family = 5). Close enough to beach and the main street of shops. Amenities were spot on. Our second time booking at this property and we will be back. Great w/end. Appreciated." (Ocean Spray) Catherine, 21/1/20
  • "Cosy and very clean." (Whispering Pines) Brooke, 18/1/20
  • "This accommodation was ideal for our extended family. We had a wonderful get together." (Barwon Heads Getaway)Shirley, 15/1/20
  • "Location was incredible, right in the heart of it all. Well equipped, cooking at the apartment easy. Would definitely be back again. Thanks" (Stella Villa) Nicole, 15/1/20
  • "As advertised and reasonably priced. Close to local shops and a short drive from the beach. The house has plenty of room for a large family." (Bella Bellarine) Yenn U. 31/12/19
  • "Lovely quiet location. Good communication with agent." (St. Emilion) Lesley H. 31/12/19
  • "Great location, close to the beach, shops, bike trails. Would stay there again." (Lakeside Beach House) David B. 4/1/20
  • "Had a lovely relaxing stay with my family. The house was Very clean and tidy. We enjoyed the close proximity to town and river." (Knox Beach Retreat) Danika C. 12/1/20
  • "A great modern apartment, much bigger than we expected! Gorgeous yard." (The Parade Views) Linda M. 3/01/20
  • "Very comfortable and beautiful." Faith T. (Sea Galleon) 29/12/2019
  • "Moonah Cottage was a great place for our family, excellent for the kids. Skate park opposite and close to main shopping area." Robyn E. 12/1/20
  • "Great to pick the days that we required, with no minimum stay. Great location, walking distance to all amenities. Good space for a young family." (The Parade Views) Jason C. 12/1/20
  • "We couldn’t recommend this place enough if you are looking for a wonderful family home. Had everything you needed and more". (Surf Break) Lauren, 9/1/20
  • "Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this property." (Riverside Outlook) A.S. 08/01/2020
  • "Accommodation was very good, extremely clean and well presented. Close to beach and Main Street which was great". (Seachange Villa). Samantha, 7/1/20
  • "Quiet, friendly neighbourhood with great access to the beach. Would definitely stay there again!". (Osprey) Damien, 29/12/19
  • "Great position. Fantastic facilities. Best secure garden for a dog. Walking distance to everything. Communication is excellent". (Four Shores Beach House) Phillip, 27/12/19
  • "This property is in the best location, we walked to everything in Barwon. Beautifully clean". (Riverside Outlook). Kellie, 28/12/19
  • "Excellent location and well laid out house. Very comfortable" (River Anchorage). Janelle, Melbourne, Australia 29/12/19
  • "Thanks for all your help with our booking at Beaclife. Thanks Meryll, its been such a relief to deal with a booking agent who takes the time to care. Best regards". John, 20/11/19
  • "Thanks for your service, I found it much better than using Airbnb/Stayz and will certainly visit your website again." Tamara – Ocean Grove Beach House, 28/9/19
  • "House was great (Wispering Waves), and was well suited for family and kids. Meryll was contactable always and also lovely to deal with it." Lisa, 03/10/2019
  • "BGHoliday were very easy to deal with and offered us an amazing deal! I was very happy and would definitely deal with them again. (Getaway on Guthridge) Tevisht, 30/9/19.
  • "Great Location for family for walking to all amenities (Seaspray), beach, shops, supermarket, eating. Quick response to last minute request, much appreciated". Craig, 23/2/19
  • "We are a family of 8 adults & 5 children. Home is very comfortable (Shell House), tastefully decorated, comfy beds, met all our needs. We enjoyed our four day stay." Joseph V. 15/1/2019
  • Thanks so much Meryll. We had a lovely time at Sunrise. A beautiful house in a quiet spot of Ocean Grove. Everything we needed for a great holiday was provided. Would love to return again. Michelle 5/1
  • Great place. Good location. (Serenity in Stringybark) Really enjoyed our stay! We had a lovely time with our group if friends over New Years. House has everything you could possibly need! Stacey T. 5/1/2019
  • Property was close and central to pretty much everything. Pet friendly with great fenced-in entry, a block away from the river (great walking spot). Kids had ball, lots of games to keep them entertained. Trent A. 3 Jan 2019
  • Beachside Getaway a smart well fitted out 2 bedroom unit close to the beach. Great location and nice cosy unit. Close to beach and shops would love to come back Fiona T. 3 Jan 2019
  • "Excellent beach holiday stay - the house was clean and has everything we needed. The bbq & deck were fantastic. The outdoor shower was sensational!" Maha 31/12/18
Upcoming events - If you're coming down for the weekend, stay with BGHoliday Rentals. Call 0412 102 145 for bookings.

BGHGeelong Bike Night is run monthly on the third Saturday of each month from 4:30pm. It is held at the Grasse grassed area between The Edge and Sailors' Rest, on Eastern Beach Road. Geelong Bike Night is a public, family friendly event...

BGHGuided Walk: Changing Planet, Changing Plants Many Plants have developed impressive features for coping with drought conditions. These adaptations are vital in a time of climate change.

BGHThe Queenscliffe Historical Museum Talks are a monthly event that has the focus of a specific topic relating to The Borough of Queenscliffe; such as significant events, people and buildings

Visit Geelong and the Bellarine this winter! There lots to do around the peninsula, from wineries and fabulous shops to adventure parks and clean, sandy beaches with excellent surf and fishing. Or make your visit memorable by sampling the local produce at farm gates - delicious!

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Booking Conditions:

Please read our updated Booking Conditions including acceptable noise policy for 2019.

Note about Tariffs:

Holiday home tariffs listed on our web site are accurate and up to date. Some or all of our holiday homes are listed on other accommodation web sites that we have no affiliation with nor control of their content. Therefore, from time to time some tariffs on other web sites may not be accurate or up-to-date. For the latest tariffs and information on all our holiday homes, please check this web site for accurate descriptions and up-to-date tariffs.

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About the Bellarine Peninsula

There's lots to see and do on the Bellarine Peninsula, visiting wineries, eating at great restaurants, shopping, adventure parks for the kids, fishing, boating, surfing or just relaxing in one of our delightful holiday homes. See our Services section for more info. Also, do pay us a visit when you're here, we'd love to see you! Tourist information is also available in our office.

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