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Drift House

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Balcony
Terrace/patio
Premium bedding, minibar, individually decorated, individually furnished

Overview of Drift House

Entire apartment

Drift House

4.0 star property

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor space
Map
98 Gipps Street, Port Fairy, VIC, 3284

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEast Beach6 min walk
  • Popular LocationPort Fairy History Centre9 min walk
  • Popular LocationGriffith Island18 min walk
  • AirportWarrnambool, VIC (WMB)21 min drive

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Suite Two

  • 45 sq m
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite Six

  • 45 sq m
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Suite Five

  • 45 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Suite One

  • 45 sq m
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite Three

  • 45 sq m
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite Four

  • 45 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

Port Fairy

Located in Port Fairy, Drift House is in the historical district and near the beach. Port Fairy Lighthouse and The Craggs are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at East Beach and Griffith Island. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails and other activities like whale watching.

What's nearby

  • Port Fairy Coastal Reserve - 1 min walk
  • East Beach - 6 min walk
  • Port Fairy History Centre - 9 min walk
  • Griffith Island - 18 min walk
  • Port Fairy Lighthouse - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Warrnambool Station - 24 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Drift House

4-star, adults-only apartments near East Beach
This smoke-free apartment building features a seasonal outdoor pool, concierge services and free newspapers. Free breakfast (local cuisine), free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden and a picnic area. Each apartment features thoughtful touches, such as an espresso maker and bathrobes, along with free WiFi and a flat-screen TV with a DVD player. Guests can appreciate conveniences, such as a fridge and a coffee/tea maker, and other amenities include a minibar and premium bedding. Housekeeping is available on request.
Drift House offers 6 accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and espresso makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the apartment include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages spoken

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Near the beach

Pool/Spa

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free uncovered self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker

Dining

  • Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • Minibar

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding

Bathrooms

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

Pets

  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • No lifts
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Free newspapers (reception)
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • Near the boardwalk
  • In the historical district
  • Near the bay
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Bike hire on site
  • Whale watching nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector

General

  • 6 rooms
  • 2 floors
  • 2 buildings
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 14 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 14 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property's breakfast consists of breakfast provisions that guests must prepare themselves.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from November to April
Guests under 14 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property

Property is also known as

Drift House Port Fairy
Drift Port Fairy
Drift House Port Fairy Victoria
Drift House Hotel Port Fairy
Drift House Hotel
Drift House Apartment Port Fairy
Drift House Apartment
Drift House Apartment
Drift House Port Fairy
Drift House Apartment Port Fairy

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 24 out of 27 reviews
5 - Excellent 89%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 27 reviews
4 - Good 7%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 27 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 27 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 27 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Won
A wonderful stay at drift house, it was just perfect.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautifully designed rooms, friendly staff and wholesome locally produced breakfast. We will definitely be back to this gorgeous spot, very relaxing few days
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Six bed roomed property close to all amenities in Fort Fairy. Modern spacious rooms with excellent facilities. Buffet breakfast using locally sourced ingredients. Staff very friendly and helpful . Communication from the property very good. Would recommend staying here if in the area.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Rooms are spacious, well laid out, and interesting. Host is very helpful. Breakfasts are great. Walking distance to town center.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The stay was simply amazing, the property is stunning!
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

3/5 Okay

Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
amazing place to stay
We stayed in Suite 1 An amazing place to stay with a fantastic locally sourced buffet breakfast equal to any 5 star hotel. Rooms are large and well equipped with kitchen, large TV , modern bathroom/ shower and separate bath. Easy walking to harbour and Griffth's Island. Owners are very accommodating and friendly. Absolutely recommend staying here if visiting Port Fairy
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019