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7 romantic hotels in Victoria that are perfect for a couple’s weekend

Escape the city to these retreat-worthy accommodations

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From historic towns to vast stretches of coastline, Victoria offers some magical locations for a romantic escape.

We've chosen some of the most romantic hotels in Victoria to suit a range of tastes and budgets, from secluded bush retreats to restored antique gems.

All you need to do now is make the booking and surprise your loved one for a getaway to remember.

Our favourite romantic hotels in Victoria

Apollo Bay Guest House

1. Apollo Bay Guest House

A drive down Great Ocean Road is a must to experience the beauty of Victoria's coastline. Apollo Bay Guest House is a bed and breakfast nestled between the outskirts of the town centre and the coastal reserve.

  • Location: Great Ocean Road
  • Rating: 5 stars
  • Facilities: Ensuite, DVD player, laundry service, gardens, terrace, free Wi-Fi.
  • Perfect for couples: The Studio is a two-storey French provincial villa with a private entrance, spa bath, wood fireplace and ocean views from the bedroom.
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 Chateau Yering Historic House Hotel Melbourne

2. Chateau Yering Historic House Hotel Melbourne

The historic Chateau Yering lies in the heart of the Yarra Valley and is a luxurious place from which you can enjoy the famous wine region. The property has a golf range, wellness centre and 32 elegantly decorated rooms and suites.

  • Location: Yarra Valley
  • Rating: 5 stars
  • Facilities: 24-hour room service, golf course, wellness centre, salon, swimming pool, on-site restaurants, gardens.
  • Perfect for couples: Live the high life with the Indulgence Package. It includes accommodation in a luxury suite, an a la carte dinner, a one-hour massage, a bottle of Yarra Valley sparkling wine, breakfast, and more.
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RACV Cape Schanck Resort

3. RACV Cape Schanck Resort

Close to Cape Schanck lighthouse on the Mornington Peninsula, you will find the RACV Cape Schanck Resort. The award-winning property includes a golf course and wellness centre and looks out onto Bass Strait and Western Point Bay.

  • Location: Mornington Peninsula
  • Rating: 4 stars
  • Facilities: Swimming pool, golf course, room service, bar, restaurant, wellness centre, spa, laundry service.
  • Perfect for couples: The Stay, Lunch & Bathe package includes a stay in an ocean view room, buffet breakfast, lunch, and a session at the Peninsula Hot Springs Dreaming Centre.
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Grampians View Cottage and Units

4. Grampians View Cottage and Units

On the doorstep of Halls Gap National Park in the Grampians, this accommodation provides a stunning natural environment for an escape from the city. Choose from cosy self-contained units or a luxurious two-bedroom cottage.

  • Location: Grampians
  • Rating: 3.5 stars
  • Facilities: Gardens, spa, wellness centre, bicycle rental, picnic area, BBQ, Wi-Fi.
  • Perfect for couples: Rent a private cottage and spend the day cycling through the national park.
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The Manse

5. The Manse

Just minutes' walk from the Daylesford Day Spa and Convent Gallery in Daylesford, guests of The Manse will enjoy its historic setting, jacuzzi, massage services and stunning views.

  • Location: Daylesford
  • Rating: 4 stars
  • Facilities: Jacuzzi, day spa, massage, parking, beauty centre.
  • Perfect for couples: Pamper yourselves with the full day spa experience, including a steam wrap, mud scrub and facial in the on-site treatment rooms.
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Stonehenge Retreat

6. Stonehenge Retreat

This immaculately designed house provides the perfect setting for a secluded, private hideaway in historic Ballarat North. It is completely self-contained.

  • Location: Ballarat
  • Rating: Unrated
  • Facilities: New kitchen, fully equipped with appliances.
  • Perfect for couples: Take the week off and spend the days exploring historic Ballarat.
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Yarra Valley Lodge

7. Yarra Valley Lodge

Situated on a golf course amongst the Yarra Valley's vineyards, and offering complimentary breakfast, the Yarra Valley lodge is an escape that's just 45 minutes from Melbourne -- perfect for a couple's getaway.

  • Location: Yarra Valley
  • Rating: 4.5 stars
  • Facilities: Championship golf course, regionally sourced restaurant, nearby vineyards
  • Perfect for couples: Treat yourselves to a Taste of the Yarra Valley package with a three-course dinner included.
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