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All of the Luxury. None of the Attitude

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Last updated: 07/15/2015

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Welcome to Whitesbeach Guesthouse, located in beautiful Torquay, Victoria - gateway to the Great Ocean Road and home of the world renowned Bells Beach.

An accommodation unlike any other, Whitesbeach Guesthouse uniquely combines the amenities of a large hotel with the exclusivity and friendly service of a bed and breakfast.

We offer in-house suites as well as a self-contained townhouse and can accommodate up to 13 guests.

Complimentary gourmet coffee & teas, WiFi, an indoor heated pool and tennis court are just a few of the features that set us apart.

Whether you’re travelling for business, a romantic get-away or a relaxing family holiday, Whitesbeach Guesthouse is the perfect place to make it happen.


Property Type

  • Villa
  • 1500 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Hotel


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    We have 2 designated outdoor smoking areas...moreless

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 26, Beds for 26

  • The Coach House: 1 king, 1 double, 3 twin/ single

    This self-contained town house is ideal for larger groups...moreless

  • Sunshine Suite: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Located on the 2nd floor of the main house ...moreless

  • Cosy Corner: 1 king

    Ideal for families with infants or toddlers...moreless

  • Ocean View Suite: 1 king

    Private balcony with ocean views...moreless

  • Whitesbeach West: 1 king

    Ground floor suite with private deck with outdoor shower....moreless

  • Whitesbeach East: 1 king

    Ground floor suite with private deck with outdoor shower....moreless

  • Prince Suite: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    3rd floor with private balcony and ocean views...moreless

  • Princess Suite: 1 king, 1 double

    3rd floor with private balcony, ocean views and spa...moreless

  • All suites are equipped with LCD TVs, BluRay DVD players, Polk SurrondBar audio, small refrigerators, ironing facilities, hair dryers. All King beds can be split into 2 king singles. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 7 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Ocean View Suite: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


  • Townhouse: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Separate WC...moreless

  • Cosy Corner: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Whitesbeach East and West: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

    Each suite also has its own outdoor shower and vanity...moreless

  • Princess Suite: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Double vanity. Walk in rain shower...moreless

  • Prince Suite: toilet, shower, bidet

    Walk in rain shower...moreless

  • Sunshine Suite: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • Smoking is allowed in 2 designated outdoor smoking areas


  • Books:

    A selection of books is available in our library reading room...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Blu Ray/DVD players are provided in all rooms...moreless

  • Games:

    A variety of complementary board games are available for guests...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    Our full size billiards table makes every game of pool a social event....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Foxtel is available in the billiards room and Coach House...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Each suite is equipped with a Polk Surround bar speaker system that has a portable music input....moreless

  • Television:

    LCD TVs are available in all rooms...moreless

  • Video Library:

    An in-house selection of complementary DVDs are available for all guests...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Ocean View
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 18 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Each suite has its own split system heating/cooling unit...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Winters are warmer with our open fireplace in our billiards room. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Each suite has its own split system heating/cooling unit...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free WiFi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Multiple living rooms are available, including our library and billiards room....moreless

  • Parking:

    Onsite parking is available for all guests...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Our resident barista “The Beast” serves up the perfect coffee all day long...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full crockery and cutlery are available for guests in the common area kitchenette...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    A dishwasher is available in the common area kitchenette...moreless

  • Microwave:

    There is a microwave in the common kitchenette. Some of the suites have their own microwave....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Each room has its own small refrigerator...moreless

  • Toaster:

    A toaster is available in the common area kitchenette...moreless


  • Balcony:

    A balcony with ocean views is available to all in our library area...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Whitesbeach Guesthouse is set on 1 acre of beautifully landscaped grounds...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Or if the weather turns sour, take advantage of our indoor tepanyaki grill...moreless

  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boogy boards are available for guests...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool


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1 night min stay

Rates are based on 16 guests; add AU$100 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit AU$500
  • Cleaning Fee AU$350
  • Taxes Not included


Cancellation Policy.

If you cancel your booking less than 14 days prior to your stay, we will keep 50% of your stay.

If you cancel your booking less than 5 days prior to your stay, we will charge you the entire amount of your stay.

Please visit our website for details on room rates as well as full booking terms and conditions.

All bookings must provide a valid credit card to secure the booking. A 10% non-refundable deposit is required to secure the booking.

Depending upon size of party a cleaning fee and refundable security deposit will also be charged at time of stay.

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51 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Avalon Airport
3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
42 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
The Sands
25 Kilometres
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Surfcoast Highway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Peppers at the Sands
170 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Lake Mountain
100 Metres
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

Torquay is the official start of the Great Ocean Road, the home of Bells Beach and birthplace of iconic brands Rip Curl and Quicksilver. Originally built on the back of its strong surfing traditions, Torquay has developed into one of Victoria's most popular holiday destinations. hether you’re looking for a relaxing family escape or a romantic getaway, Torquay will deliver.

There’s no doubt the main attraction of Torquay is its diverse beaches. From the family friendly, tree lined front beach, to the mighty Bells Beach, home of the Rip Curl Pro surfing title, Torquay’s beaches offer something for everyone.

But don’t let its lazy beach culture fool you. Torquay also boasts a range of other attractions that are sure to keep you entertained, including:

• Surf City Plaza, home to the Surfworld museum and major surfing brands Rip Curl, Quiksilver, Strapper, Gash and Rojo

• More than 20 quality restaurants, many overlooking Torquay’s beautiful esplanade and beaches

• The Great Ocean Road, including the Great Otway National Park and Twelve Apostles

• As many golf courses as there are apostles

• 60+ wineries dotted about Geelong’s wine regions

• Day Spas such as Endota, Saltair and Jurlique


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: When people learn we run a bed and breakfast, their first question is usually “Have you managed a hotel before?”, to which our answer is “No, but we’ve stayed in lots of them.” So in case you’re curious about how we got here, here’s (a very brief version of) our story: Stephen and Claudia met in 1996 while working in a Miami restaurant and paying their way through college. Claudia was a bartender and Stephen a waiter, so the pecking order was established from day 1. Stephen and Claudia married in 1999 and started a journey which has taken them all around the USA and the world. In the USA Miami became Houston, which became Portland, which became Seattle. During their 5 years in Seattle, Stephen worked at Microsoft while Claudia was busy embracing the gift of motherhood with their first two children (Liam and Veronica) In 2007, not content with the perfection of the Northwest USA, Stephen and Claudia decided to change contintents, careers and climate After a 6 month stop in Chile (Claudia’s original home) they finally ended up in Australia (Stephen’s original home). For the past 5 years, Stephen has worked in financial services, helping his father Brian sell his business while successfully setting up his own. In 2011, Stephen and Claudia welcomed child number 3 (Dillon) into the world. As you can see our lives have been quite a journey thus far. So when the chance for a new adventure came along, we couldn’t refuse. That’s the short version of the story. We look forward to sharing more with you in person as well as hearing yours.

Why the Owner Chose Great Ocean Road:
The only way to answer this question is to have you visit. It really is a property like no other.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Perfect location, beautiful grounds, amazing amenities, privacy, spaciousness, luxurious yet family friendly

Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Links to more information:



  • Main residence

    Main residence

  • Gourmet continental breakfast

    Gourmet continental breakfast

  • Whitesbeach East and West suites private outdoor showers.

    Whitesbeach East and West suites private outdoor showers.

  • Whitesbeach East and West suites private decks

    Whitesbeach East and West suites private decks

  • Prince suite

    Prince suite

  • Private tennis court

    Private tennis court

  • Onsite parking

    Onsite parking

  • Indoor heated pool and spa

    Indoor heated pool and spa

  • In-ground trampoline

    In-ground trampoline

  • Full size billiards table

    Full size billiards table

  • Free gourmet coffee

    Free gourmet coffee

  • Whitesbeach East and West suites

    Whitesbeach East and West suites

  • Welcome Home

    Welcome Home

  • Artistic landscape design

    Artistic landscape design

  • Beautifully landscaped garden

    Beautifully landscaped garden

  • Indoor heated pool and spa

    Indoor heated pool and spa

  • Prince suite rain shower

    Prince suite rain shower

  • Landscaped gardens

    Landscaped gardens

  • Children's cubby and playground

    Children's cubby and playground

  • Open fire

    Open fire

  • Table tennis (ping pong) table

    Table tennis (ping pong) table

  • The Coach Houses

    The Coach Houses

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