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Watch this space for Folk Festival Accommodation options

If you are looking for accommodation for the Port Fairy Folk Festival weekend of Friday 10 March to Monday 13 March 2017, you have certainly come to the right website. home-158089_640 We list below options as they become available usually these include camping sites, operator accommodation and home stays.  We recommend you check this this page on a daily basis for new listings as options fill very quickly once the tickets for the festival go on sale, which is usually around September time.

Listings come and go very quickly so don't despair - keep checking.  If you would like to talk to us at the Port Fairy Visitor Information Centre we can be contacted on  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call us on (03) 5568 2682

If you would like to place your property  with us to rent for the folkie (provided it is in Moyne Shire) then please email the Visitor Information Centre with your details.

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Griffiths St. Large House 6 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Kitchens, Sleeps 17, 3 Queen, 2 Double, 7 Single Bunks.10 minutes walk to Town centre, Ocean views, non smoking, no Pets.

Tariff minimum 3 nights $600 per night.For further details Phone John 0409799257


House Griffiths St. 3 Bedroom, 2 Queen, 1 Double, 3 Single Bunks, Sleeps 9.10 minute walk to Town Centre, Ocean views, no pets, non smoking.Minimum 3 nights $400 per night For further details Phone John 0409799257


Griffiths St. 3 Bedrooms ,sleeps 8, 1 Queen, 1 Double, 2 sets single Bunks.10 minute walk to Town Centre, non smoking, no Pets.Minimum 3 nights $300 per night For further details Phone John 0409799257

Centrally located 4-bedroom home with bungalow. 3 minute walk to the Folk Festival and town centre. The property sleeps 8-10 including two queen beds and four single beds. There are two living areas, BBQ and modern kitchen, linen supplied and off street parking available. Tariff $1200 for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Night. For further details or to book please contact Lisa 0417 392 500

Double bed room in former 1928 Farmhouse, shared kitchen,living room etc. No on suite. $450 for 3 nights. 4.5 km to Festival Arena. For more information please call: Martin on 0458 739 806


For mature couple QB in renovated Cottage on Gibb Street , 5 walking minutes to Festival. Shared Bathroom and Kitchen $800 for 3 nights.For more information call Cathy on: 0438 608 631

10 walking minutes to Folkfestival 3 bedroom house plus an outside large bungalow bedroom. 2 king size beds and a double bed in the house and queen size in the bungalow bedroom. The house is fully equipped and comfortable, it's an older 70's house with spacious rooms, large living area and a large yard. There is also a baby cot. The house would accommodate at least 8 people, 4 couples. Minimum of 3 nights $1500 or 4 nights for $1800. To book call Shar 0409 880 704

House on the hill at Crossley with uninterupted coastal views to Port Fairy, Tower Hill and Warrnambool.  Featuring open plan living with Alfresco area.  1 queen bedroom, 1 double bedroom, bathroom, laundry and full kitchen, dining and living area.  No Pets Three night minimum $500 per night.  To call Sue 0409 432 315.

Oscars Boutique Hotel have a queen room with ensuite for 3 nights from the Friday.  Three night minimum.  $390 per night.  8 minutes walk to festival.

Double room available 3 nights only in Villiers Street.  Small breakfast of juice, cereal, toast, tea and coffee will be available to you.  Cost $400.  For details call Margaret on (03) 5568 3401.  Around the corner buses run every 15 minutes.  Villiers Street is about a 10 minutes walk from the festival arena.

3 bedroom house , linen supplied, no smoking, 4 nights minimum,sleeps 8. $500 per night. 400 meters from Street and 100 meters from beach located. For more details contact Josh on: 0408 508 225

A newly built four bedroom home in Gratton Street is offering the whole house for the festival.  Sleeping 8 people - 2 queens, 2 singles and a set of bunks. The home has 2 bathrooms, 1 ensuite to the main bedroom.  The property is only 15 minutes walk to the town centre and festival and is in a nice quiet street.  There is however a shuttle bus stop to the festival just a few minutes walk away.  The property is pet friendly too.  Minimum 3 nights stay.  Tariff $2000.  For details contact Jess on 0416 122 856.


Sea Shanty a 3 bedroom house in Ritchie Street is a large clean self contained older style cottage near the beach and just 10 minutes walk to the festival.  This holiday home has 1 double, 1 queen and 2 singles.  Bathroom and seperate shower.  To book call Norm on 0401 709 707.


Central home available (William St) with 2 bedrooms.  1 queen and 1 double, bathroom, large kitchen / family room, alfresco with pizza oven, bbq available in established garden setting.  Property has off street parking.  Owner offering four nights 4 nights for 4 people at $1,800.  4 minutes walk from festival venue and main street.  For details call Cathy 0408 944 865


Three large bedrooms available (2 queen and 1 double) would suit 2 couples and 1 single with shared bathroom facilities.  Large garden, pegola, bbq.  Owner occupied.  Located in Philip St only 10-15 mins walk to venue.  3 night minimum.  $1800.  For details call Gaelene 0428 484 019.


Three Bedroom House centrally located will sleep up to 6, 3 queens and 2 bathrooms.  Main with ensuite, walk in robe and balcony.  Main living with alfresco dining. Off street parking and double garage available.  No Pets.  Tariff $1500 to $2,500.  For details contact Luke on 0407 348 947.


Tower Hill House, Bimberdong Lane just 17km from Port Fairy is offering 4 nights for 4 people at $1500. Dog friendly with a shady and secure dog run. This quiet tranquil location is great after a busy noisey day at the Folkie.  15 minutes drive to Port Fairy and right0 on the rim of Tower Hill.  For more details call Richard on 0427 806 979.

Harmony at Tower Hill have a Cabin (like a comfortable motel room) with no cooking facilities but you do have kettle, toaster and small fridge.  Tariff $600 for 3 night minimum stay / $200pn. If 4 people  the cost is $240pn / $720 for 3 nights.  Harmony is situated on the corner of Princes Highway & Lakeview Road, Tower Hill.  For enquiries and to book cabin please call 03 5565 9439.

Four properties available sleeping from 4 to 11 people.  For more information contact Langley's Port Fairy Booking Service: (03) 5568 2899 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or

Three bedroom house on the Princes Highway in Killarney is offering accommodation $1,300 for the 3 nights of the Festival. Eight minutes to Port Fairy by car. This comfortable family holiday home has 1 bathroom and 2 toilets. No Pets. For details call 0402 431 053.

Large Victorian style home on Princes Highway that can sleep 8.  3x queen and 2x singles.  2 lounge rooms and large deck and off street parking. Lovely gardens.  2km to festival arena.

Tariff $1,200. For details call Robyn on 0411 473 564.



ASHMONT MOTOR INN & APARTMENTS.  CBD Location (47 Bank St)One Bedroom Deluxe Suite. Queen Bed with ensuite. Separate Lounge / Kitchenette.$440 per night. Minimum 3 Night Booking.

( $360 per night for 4 nights ) Phone  5568 1588


Central Motel (prime location) One family room sleeps 4 people $420 per night. 3 night minimum. One room sleeps 3 people 1QB & 1SB $320 per night. 3 night minimum. For bookings please call 5568 1800.


Port Fairy Motor Inn at 124 Princes Hwy, 1 delux 2 bedroom unit sleeps 6 $470pn Minimum 3 night stay. Only 15 minutes walk or 2 minute drive to town centre. For details call 03 5568 1735




Due to a cancellation the Catalina Caravan Park only 20 minutes walk to the festival have 4 unpowered tent sites for the weekend.  To book 03 5568 1608


Belfast Cove Caravan Park have had a couple of cancellations for unpowered sites over this weekend, so if you are interested please contact them on 1800 008 816. (Reception Hours 9am – 6pm daily This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


A caravan and annexe is available at Catalina Caravan Park that sleeps 7.  There is a double bed in the van and a tri bunk in the annexe in a seperate room, with the lounge area having a double sofa bed.  The van also has a flushing toilet and shower.  Available from 10-13 March for $950 but a weekly fee can be negotatiated.   The park is about a 20 minutes walk to the festival arena.  For details contact Roger on 0409 546 142.


Port Fairy Show Grounds Camping. Port Fairy Show Society are offering unpowered camping in their grounds for Adults $80pp pn and children $40pp pn.  For details go to their website at


YHA One bed in a 10 share female dorm $170-$200 3 nights min. Please contact Alison on: 5568 2468


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