Close to Everything
|Wangaratta CBD||500 mtrs|
|Railway Station||300 mtrs|
|GOTAFE Campus||50 mtrs|
|Rutherglen Wine Region||30 mins|
|Milawa Wine Region||10 mins|
|Winton Motor Raceway||15 mins|
|Falls Creek||1hr 45 mins|
|Mt Hotham||1hr 45 mins|
Hermitage Motor Inn
7 Cusack Street
(cnr Mackay & Cusack Streets)
Wangaratta VIC 3677 [map]
(03) 5721 7444
Discover why people
|Quiet location, off the main street|
|Quality, well appointed accommodation|
|Clean, Clean, Clean ... Comfortable & Quiet!|
|Genuine AAA 3½ Star rated property|
|Book securely online|
|All rooms are non-smoking|
|All rooms have split system Heating and Cooling|
|Free WiFi Internet|
Located in north east Victoria, situated at the junction of the Oven’s & King Rivers is the Rural City of Wangaratta. Population 18,000. This regional city offers all the service’s you’d expect with genuine country hospitality.
Viewed by tourists as the ‘hub’, Wangaratta is the gateway to the Alpine Valley, major ski fields, historic townships, wine & gourmet food regions.
With spectacular scenery, popular outdoor activities include fishing, canoeing, bicycle trails & walking trails in nearby Warby Range State Park.
Known as Australia’s home of Jazz, Wangaratta’s Festival of Jazz is an annual event held each November. The festival of Jazz & Blues features national and international artists and includes workshops, master classes and special events throughout the region.
Winton Motor Raceway
Located in Winton, near Benalla, this raceway hosts V8 Supercars & many other race meetings each year.
For more information please visit; www.wintonraceway.com.au
Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail
Fully-sealed bicycle path commences in Wangaratta & takes a route via picturesque Ovens Valley below Mt.Buffalo 97kms to Bright (15km side link to historic Beechworth).
For more information please visit; www.murraytomountains.com.au
Ski Resorts & Alpine Activities
Mt.Buffalo 1 hour drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
Ski, walk, horseride, mountain bike, hanglide, paraglide, abseil & rock climb in magnificent Alpine National Parks.
Great Alpine Road Scenic Route
Commencing in Wangaratta, 306kms of fully-sealed all weather road travels east crossing Victoria's highest alps, magnificent natural scenery, descending to Bairnsdale gateway to the Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park.
For more information please visit; www.greatalpineroad.info
Places to Visit
10 minute drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
Visit the historic Ned Kelly siege site, museums, local wineries & orchards in the foothills of Warby Ranges.
Beechworth, Yackandandah, Chiltern
30 minute drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
Visit the historic towns of the 1850's gold rush, famous Beechworth Bakery, antique shops, galleries, craft & historic relics.
Lake Mulwala & River Murray
45 minute drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
Enjoy water skiing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boats, fishing & tourist boat cruises.
Food & Wine
Milawa Gourmet Region
15 minute drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
For more information please visit; www.milawagourmet.com
King Valley Wine Region
20-60 minute drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
Vibrant Italian community with over 14 wineries, in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, Adrenalin Whitewater Rafting in the King River.
For more information please visit; www.kvv.com.au
Rutherglen Wine Region
30 minute drive from Hermitage Motor Inn
Featuring 20 wineries, some now 6th generation of the same family producing world renowned Muscat & Tokay, the historic castle & cellar door of All Saints Winery and venue for the famous Winery Walkabout Festival annually on Queen's Birthday weekend.
Arts & Culture
Wangaratta Festival of Jazz
An annual event held each November. The Wangaratta festival of Jazz & Blues features national and international artists and includes workshops, master classes and special events throughout the region.
Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre
With an amazing selection of performances and an in-house cafe, Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre offers something for everybody…drama, musical comedy, classical music, opera, stand up comedy & dance
For more information please visit; www.wangarattapac.com.au
Wangaratta Exhibitions Gallery
This exquisite small gallery offers local, regional and visiting community a unique experience. Featuring exhibitions from touring and regional artists, public programs, lectures, forums, talks and schools programs.
For more information please visit; www.wangaratta.vic.gov.au