Accommodation Queenscliff

Welcome to Benambra Bed & Breakfast and Historic Cottage. Benambra was built as a guesthouse in 1883 and has been the holiday place of many families for over 130 years. Benambra Cottage is even older and was once a fisherman’s cottage. Today, Benambra Bed & Breakfast and Cottage has been fully restored and renovated to meet the needs of today’s holiday maker.


In the heart of Queenscliff

Situated in the heart of Queenscliff, Benambra is within a few minutes walk to beaches, shops, the ferry, cafes, pubs and the steam train.

Benambra offers you 8 beautiful individually decorated rooms, 7 with ensuites and 1 with a private bathroom, each with airconditioning/heating, plus 2 living rooms to relax in – one with an open fire for chilly evenings and the other a beautiful sitting room to curl up with a book or chat with friends.

Famous for it’s food

Home made cake or slice with coffee or tea is available on your arrival and a sumptuous cooked breakfast plus fruit, cereals, juice, tea and coffee, is a great start to your day. Benambra is the place to kick back and enjoy your weekend.

Do lots … or nothing at all

We can organise activities to make your stay with us more enjoyable – a sunset cruise, ride on the steam train, fishing trips, swim with the dolphins or pamper yourself with a massage or facial. Find out more about what there is to do around historic Queenscliff.