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including 2 relaxation massages, full breakfast and more


The Retreat


Starhaven Retreat [ a grand design ] is the best luxury bed & breakfast accommodation on the Bellarine Peninsula and ranked #2 in Australia on TripAdvisor


This internationally acclaimed home in Indented Head, Portarlington,  was featured on Foxtel's Lifestyle Channel on Grand Designs Australia, in Season 1 Episode 9.


Now an acclaimed luxury bed & breakfast, Starhaven Retreat’s beachside location near Portarlington, offers stunning surrounds with fantastic views across Port Philip Bay to Melbourne from the balconies and rooftop terrace.


Indented Head is perfect for that relaxing luxury getaway on the Bellarine Peninsula. Book the whole house for your wedding, either as a luxury accommodation option or for your intimate wedding night in the Haven Suite.


Starhaven Retreat is also perfect as a corporate retreat for meetings and brain storming sessions.




Experience luxury accommodation on the Bellarine Peninsula, the Grand Designs way.


Book your luxury weekend away now before it's too late.


The Bellarine Peninsula is waiting to be discovered by you.



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The Awards

Starhaven Retreat, The Award Winner


Tripadvisor has ranked Starhaven Retreat the #1 Bed & Breakfast in the Bellarine Peninsula & Geelong region, ranking it #1 in Victoria and #2 of Australia in the 2019 Travellers' Choice award. 


This places Starhaven Retreat in the top1% of bed & breakfasts in the world.


Tripadvisor also recognised Starhaven Retreat [ a grand design ] with the Certificate of Excellence 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 running, making the HALL OF FAME ( yay) .

Booking.com awards this luxury Bed & Breakfast with a 9.9 customer satisfaction score out of 10, the highest on the Bellarine Peninsula for 2016, 2017 & 2018.

In 2017 & 2018 Starhaven Retreat has also won the Recognition of Excellence awarded by HotelsCombined based on our high satisfaction rating of 9.9 by guests. 


The Vision