Beechworth Hotel & Accommodation

Beechworth in north-east Victoria is renowned for its historic streets, world-class wineries and breweries and its pleasant natural beauty. Nestled within some of the region's most scenic surrounds in Beechworth you'll learn of the region's fascinating history, dating to the goldfields and famous outlaw Ned Kelly, all within a charming country town setting.

Beechworth accommodation caters to the needs of many travellers, whether it's a family vacation to learn of the region's historic legends or a couples weekend away to relax and unwind in a country setting. With affordable country inns or upmarket hotels available, there is a large range of choice when choosing your Beechworth accommodation.

The Beechworth region has a thriving winemaking and brewing culture which dates back to the Gold Rush. A visit to the award-winning Bridge Road Brewers, fitted with a large beer garden, is perfect on a sunny afternoon.

Beechworth also has a number of award-winning restaurants and wineries, including several cellar door facilities and tastings.

With an eclectic mix of shops with a range of galleries, antiques, old wares, local handcrafts and specialty stores, you're sure to find that special souvenir, art piece or handcrafted homeware to take home with you.

For all things Ned Kelly, Beechworth is your place. There are Ned Kelly themed displays at the town's old court house and 'Ned Kelly Weekend,' Australia's biggest annual celebration of the Kelly legend, is held annually in August. The weekend commemorates the anniversary of the outlaw's committal hearing which was held in the local Beechworth Courthouse in August 1880. Other popular festivals include the famous Golden Horseshoes Festival Easter Parade which takes place each year through the centre of town.

History buffs will enjoy the rugged Goldfields sites nearby, with a long and rich connection to Australia's famous Gold Rush era. Also worth seeing in the city centre and surrounds are nearby attractions including the Burke Museum, the historic Newtown Bridge, or areas of natural beauty like Spring Creek Gorge and waterfalls.

3 hours from Melbourne the town is only a short drive from the historic Yackandandah and renowned Rutherglen wine region.

To step back in time and walk among some of regional Victoria's most fascinating historical sites, book yourself some Beechworth accommodation.