Mount Buller accommodation and resort guide 2020
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Being a three hour drive from Melbourne, Mt Buller and is one of the most accessible snow resorts for Aussies. On it is more than 300 hectares of skiable terrain, 22 lifts (the largest network in the state) and a village filled with accommodation, restaurants and bars.
And while a trip to Mt Buller can be done in one really long day, a few days gives you time make a proper trip of it and explore all the best runs.
Once you're committed to your trip it's time to start thinking about accommodation.
Restrictions due to Melbourne's July coronavirus outbreak
Mount Buller and Mount Stirling remain open to all guests who have pre-booked. Residents from the Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire are not permitted to visit at this time.
Top Mount Buller accommodation deals
Up to 63% off Australia-wide stays + Extra 8% off hotel bookings
Available on select dates until December 2021. Destinations include Sydney, Canberra, Newcastle, Melbourne, Brisbane and more. T&Cs apply.
Up to 60% off Australia stays
Available on stays until July 2021 in Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, Sunshine Coast and more. T&Cs apply.
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Available on stays from 5 January - 31 March 2021. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Darwin, Adelaide and more. T&Cs apply.
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Available on stays up until 13 months from the booking date. Destinations include Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Hobart, Adelaide, Perth, Uluru and more. T&Cs apply.
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Available on stay until February 2021 in Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Cairns, Hobart, Sydney and more. T&Cs apply.
Australia stays from $13 per night
Available on stays until 2021 in Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Melbourne and more. Sample fare is for a private room in Victoria. T&Cs apply.
Australia beach holidays from $82/night
Available on select stay dates in 2020 and 2021. Destinations include Adelaide, Sydney, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Melbourne and more. Sample price is for a stay at a private beach cottage in South Greenough, Western Australia. T&Cs apply.
Up to 25% off Australia stays
Available for travel until 31 December 2021 when you book for 2 nights or more. Prepayment required. Destinations include Sydney, Adelaide, Cairns, Canberra and more. T&Cs apply.
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Available on select dates in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and more. T&Cs apply
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Australia stays from $54/night
Available on select 2020 dates across Sydney, Melbourne, Cairns, Brisbane, Perth and more. Sample fare is for a stay at McSweeney Ranch Casino. T&Cs apply.
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Available on select stay dates in Melbourne, Hobart, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, Darwin and Gold Coast. T&Cs apply.
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Available on stays until 30 June 2021. Destinations include Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and more. T&Cs apply.
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Available on stays until 30 June 2021. Destinations include Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Wellington, Queenstown and more. T&Cs apply.
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Available on select stay dates across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Perth, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart and more. T&Cs apply.
Australia stays from $101/night
Available on select stay dates in Melbourne, Mackay, Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, Newcastle and more. Sample stay is at ibis Adelaide Hotel. T&Cs apply.
Australia stays from $12/night
Available on select stay dates across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Hobart, Perth, Adelaide and more. Sample fare is for a stay at Byron Bay YHA. T&Cs apply.
Australia stays from $62/night
Available on select stay dates in Sydney, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Adelaide and more. Sample stay is for North Ryde Guest House. T&Cs apply.
Australia stays from $24/night
Available on select stay dates in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Darwin, Canberra and more. Sample rate is for a stay at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort in Cairns. T&Cs apply.
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Available on select stay dates in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Tasmania and more. Sample rate is for a stay at BASE Brisbane Uptown.
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Australia stays from $85/night
Available on select 2020 dates across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and more. Sample accommodation is at Maisie's Cottage Busselton. T&Cs apply.
15% off international stays
Must be aged 55+ and proof to be presented at check-in. Available on select hotels in Australia, Athens, New Orleans, Las Vegas and more. T&Cs apply
Australia hotels from $148/night
Available on select stay dates. Destinations include Adelaide, Melbourne, Port Douglas, Brisbane, Sydney and more. Sample stay is at Pullman Cairns International Hotel. T&Cs apply.
Victoria hotels from $90/night
Available on select stay dates in Geelong, Creswick, Mount Buller and more. Sample stay is at Mercure Melbourne Therry Street. T&Cs apply.
Western Australia hotels from $129/night
Available on select stay dates in Broome, Mandurah, Karratha and more. Sample stay is at ibis Perth Hotel. T&Cs apply.
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Best Mt Buller accommodation on the mountain
Mt Buller Ski Resort sits on the foot of the mountain and is home to dozens of accommodation ranging from hostels to luxury hotels. In fact, they're so conveniently placed that they offer ski-in/ski-out from their front doors.
Arlberg Hotel Mt Buller
Breathtaker Hotel and Spa
Best cheap Mt Buller accommodation
In between the transport, accommodation, equipment hire and lift passes, the cost of ski trips can rack up. But if you're not fussed about shared accommodation you can score a bed for as low as $270 per night in the city centre with Amber Lodge. If there's a group of you, Ski Club of Victoria - Ivor Whittaker Lodge has triple rooms from $480 (or $160pp). If you're driving in and are willing to stay a little further out you can get that down to $144 per night at Riverhouse at Howqua Dale.
Prices are for a night's stay on 23 July 2020 and are correct as at 26 February 2020.
Amber Lodge Mt Buller
Ski Club of Victoria - Ivor Whittaker Lodge
Riverhouse at Howqua Dale
Best luxury Mt Buller accommodation
Comfortable rooms, indoor pools and spas to rest your weary legs in are exactly what to expect from luxury accommodation on the mountain. Mount Buller Chalet & Suites might not be on the mountain but it has a peaceful setting, sauna, pool and in-house restaurant. To be closer to the action, 4-star Breathtaker Hotel & Spa has wonderful views of the mountain, a pool and spa treatments while Hotel Pension Grimus has spa tubs with jets in every room.
Mt Buller Chalet Hotel & Suites
Breathtaker Hotel and Spa
Best Mt Buller accommodation for families
While most hotels in Mt Buller are family-friendly, it's the little extras that really make some hotels sing. For example, Alpine Retreat has ensuite bunkbeds for families of 4 and 6 and a games room. Another option is Arlberg Hotel where kids can stay free with bookings of two or more nights in select rooms. It has a kids' chill area as well as a restaurant with kid-friendly meals.
Arlberg Hotel Mt Buller
Enzian Hotel Mt Buller
Alternate accommodation in Mt Buller
For a less traditional experience both Airbnb and Stayz operate in Mt Buller offering homestyle accommodation. This can vary from a spare room to an entire household that can host large groups of 10+ people.
A minimal number of homestays are available in Mt Buller itself. If they're booked out and you're driving in, try searching for rooms down the road in Sawmill Settlement.
Frequently asked questions about Mt Buller accommodation
Which Mt Buller accommodations are ski-in/ski-out?
|Hotel Pension Grimus and Apartments||Yes|
|Alpine Retreat Mt Buller||Yes|
|Abom Hotel and Apartments||Yes|
|Bemore Ski Club||Yes|
|Coonamar Ski Club||No|
|Mt Buller Chalet Hotel and Suites||Yes|
|Valley View Apartments||Yes|
|Breathtaker All Suite Hotel and Alpine Spa||Yes|
|Mansfield Ski Lodge||Yes|
|Nutcracker Ski Club||Yes|
|Gliss Ski Club||Yes|
|Reindeer Ski Club||Yes|
|TERAMA Ski Lodge||Yes|
|Whistler 8 Glacier||No|
|Ski Club Victoria||Yes|
Which Mt Buller accommodations are pet-friendly?
No accommodation on the mountain allows for pets. Your closest option is Kookas Cottage which is a vacation rental 8km from the slopes. Other rentals further away that allow for pets are Frogsong Strawbale Cottage and Delatite Apartments.
Is there Mt Buller backpackers accommodation?
Buller Backpackers and Amber Lodge offer hostel-style accommodation for the budget-savvy. Features include basic shared bedrooms and luggage storage. Amber Lodge has a break out room however Buller Backpackers does not.
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