From starting out as a surfing destination, Margaret River, located a three and a half hour drive south of Perth in Western Australia has evolved into a cultured town that is famous for its wineries, spectacular scenery and great food. There are a huge number of Margaret River b&b choices that will suit all tastes and budgets. Staying at a bed and breakfast in Margaret River is the best way to experience the local atmosphere and culture and chill out.
For the gourmet and wine lover, the town offers an almost endless array of options. This region may produce only one percent of Australia’s wine, but it is the source of over fifteen percent of the country’s premium wine. And with over 60 vineyards to visit, be prepared to spend some time.
For the foodie the region is famous for its condiments, cheeses, jams, olives and freshwater crayfish. To top it off you can also visit ice cream, fudge and chocolate factories which offer free tastings.
Margaret River has a thriving art scene and the number of art galleries in town are a great way to see West Australian culture and also buy a few souvenirs.
Margaret River is not all about indulging yourself. There are loads of outdoor activities like surfing, rock climbing, canoeing and fishing.
Honeymoon Hill is a Margaret river b&b that is true to its name. Located in the heart of the wine region and set amidst eight acres of lush country side filled with tall Karri trees, it is designed to be a romantic getaway for couples seeking time to themselves. It is also well placed to explore the various food, wine and natural wonders of the region – the town, the beach and many vineyards are just a few minutes walk away. All the suites come equipped with queen sized beds, a private outdoor deck, video and audio entertainment equipment, tea and coffee machines, refrigerators, microwave ovens, bathrobes, slippers and other pampering facilities.
Located just minutes away from the town center, the Margaret River Guest House is a popular Margaret River b&b. Although in the center of town, the Guest House has its own manicured lawns and seems far away from the bustle of city life. Its 6 ensuite rooms with all modern conveniences make it a great place to come home to after a day of hectic activity exploring the town and the surroundings. If you want a quiet evening, you can spend it reading or just watch the birds in the garden.
Those in search of luxury Margaret River b&b accommodation in a natural setting should try the Merribrook Retreat. Set in lush 62 hectare grounds the Retreat offers elegant villa accommodation, a sauna, pool, open wood, manicured lawns and massage facilities. Only five minutes from the coast and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, this is a place for those who want luxury and recharge their batteries.
Whatever your reasons for visiting the region, you will find a Margaret River bed and breakfast to suit you. Whether you are looking for a cottage for the family, a quiet room to retreat and relax in, a romantic getaway with simple or luxury accommodation, or a base from which to set out and explore the surrounding areas, Margaret River bed and breakfasts are the ideal accommodation to stay in and get a feel to the areas and its people.