Come for the drinks, stay for the character

The face of the Portarlington Grand Hotel; the Front Bar is where the magic happens.

You don’t need to be a local to feel at home and soak up the atmosphere here.

Explore the extraordinary selection of drinks and savour a warm country town welcome like no other.

Everyone’s a local at the Front Bar

Meet the locals, tell a yarn

Casual dining or perhaps a seafood platter

Friendly Staff that know you by name

Work your way through the local wine list

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We plan to open this Summer, but we’re just not quite ready to take bookings.

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Celebrate in The front bar

A special place that can feel intimate and grand at the same time

Food & Drink Packages

Cruise direct from Melbourne to Portarlington, with a glass of wine in hand as you cross the bay with Port Phillip Ferries. Arrive in town to enjoy a stay in one of our boutique balcony rooms and dine and drink in our beautiful venue.

Looking to treat someone special? Consider a grand gift voucher. Let the lucky recipient decide their own destiny to experience at the Portarlington Grand Hotel

Never has there been a better time to escape the hustle of the city, open your lungs to fresh country seaside air, and experience the contemporary luxury that Portarlington Grand Hotel has to offer.

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