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BIG4 Beacon Resort

78 Bellarine Highway, Queenscliff VIC 3225

Winner of over 55 awards including Victoria's Tourism Hall of Fame in 2016, BIG4 Beacon Resort on the Bellarine Peninsula continues to exceed guest expectations. Located by the beach in Queenscliff and just 90 minutes from Melbourne, BIG4 Beacon Resort has been family-owned and operated for over 47 years.

A popular holiday destination with families, Beacon is opposite the beach and offers extensive year-round facilities to suit all families. Children love the free, organised activity program, running every day of the year (even outside of school holidays!), giant jumping pillow, indoor toddler playground and interactive NEOS360.

Adults can indulge at the resort's day spa, free Yoga classes, gymnasium, heated indoor pool and spa and can even have barista made coffee delivered to their door. Luxury one, two and three bedroom villas, contemporary self-contained cabins, apartments, hotel rooms plus caravan and camping sites provide the ideal base to explore Port Phillip Bay and the Bellarine Peninsula's many attractions.


A paradise for children, the resort has indoor and outdoor playgrounds and a giant jumping pillow. The CoutaKidz Activity program is totally free and operates 364 days a year with free crafts, cooking and treasure hunts. Mums and dads will be enticed by the onsite Mud Day Spa, 24/7 gymnasium and free yoga classes.

Kids only

Free supervised kids activity program - 364 days a year

Indoor adventure playground for under six years

Shaded Giant Jumping Pillow

Games room

Outdoor playground

Fun for all

Free yoga classes

Heated indoor pool and therapeutic spa (including toddler wading pool)

Tennis court and half-court basketball

Pool table and table tennis

Bicycle and pedal go-kart hire

Babysitting available

Aussie BBQ dinners on Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Grown ups

24/7 fitness studio

Barista made coffee (delivery to your door available)

Onsite day spa

Resort shop for all the essentials

Free Pilates classes


Central to coastal villages of Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale, Beacon is the shining light of the Bellarine Peninsula. Wander the charming streets of Queenscliff to see Victorian-era architecture, military fortresses, and lighthouses. Point Lonsdale offers a laidback atmosphere, where children can rockpool ramble while parents enjoy the local cafes. Only a short drive to all the Bellarine Peninsula offers, there is plenty to see and do!

Big attractions

Adventure Park

A Maze N Games

The Bellarine Railway

The Blues Train

Jirrahlinga Wildlife Sanctuary

Werribee Open Range Zoo

Water fun

Beach access directly across the road

Family friendly beaches close by

Pier fishing

Sea All Dolphin Swims

Surfing lessons

Marine & Freshwater Discovery Centre

Fishing Charters


Searoad Ferries

Weekend local markets

Bellarine Rail Trail for bike riding and walking

Beautiful local golf courses

Queenscliff Maritime Museum

Mud Day Spa at the resort

Bellarine Taste Trail with Farmgate produce, berry picking and cellar




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No Pets Allowed

At BIG4 Beacon Resort, there is something for all families. Stunning one, two and three bedroom villas offer a luxurious design with all the luxuries of a hotel while contemporary self-contained apartments offer gorgeous contemporary living with all the conveniences of home while self-contained cabins take care of the essentials. Powered caravan sites including “evergreen” artificial turf camping sites provide the ideal base for your beach getaway.

Three Bedroom Villa

Max occupancy: 8

Providing spacious, contemporary holiday living for families with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, laundry facilities, TVs in every bedroom, large living area, gas log fire, free Foxtel, a workstation with a media hub and a private balcony set amongst native landscaped gardens.

Two Bedroom Villa

Max occupancy: 5

Offering two bedrooms, each with an ensuite, full kitchen and large living area complete with gas log fire. Surrounded by landscaped native gardens and with a private BBQ and outdoor setting on your balcony, allowing you to relax whilst watching the kids at play.

Studio Villa

Max occupancy: 4

These open plan villas are a comfortable home-away-from-home option for young families. Offering a queen bed and a separate bedroom with two single beds (or one single bed and a portacot). Enjoy modern conveniences and funky furnishings inside or spend your day relaxing on the deck with private BBQ.

Two Bedroom Apartment

Max occupancy: 4

Gorgeous contemporary living with all the conveniences of home. Self-contained kitchen and living area with gas log fire take care of your essentials. The main bedroom has an ensuite, whilst a second bathroom is accessed from the living area. Step outside into native landscaping, which complements the outdoor seating and shared BBQ areas.

Queenscliff Three Bedroom Cabin

Max occupancy: 7

Perfect for larger families, these three bedroom cabins enhance your indoor-outdoor experience with a spacious living area and a balcony with private BBQ. Offering queen bed in the master bedroom and bunks in the second and third bedrooms and one bathroom, these cabins provide the perfect base for your coastal escape.

Queenscliff Two Bedroom Cabin

Max occupancy: 4

Cathedral ceilings and a bay window give this cabin an open spacious vibe. A queen bed in the master bedroom and two single beds in the second bedroom create an ideal home away from home for smaller families.

Banksia Two Bedroom Cabin

Max occupancy: 6

These brand new, contemporary cabins are the resort’s latest addition. Offering the same contemporary style as the villas, families love this affordable cabin option with modern kitchen appliances and a balcony with outdoor seating, allowing you to take in the great outdoors.

Swan Bay Studio Cabin

Max occupancy: 4

A cosy, open plan studio cabin - perfect for families looking for a coastal retreat. Offering a queen bed, two single beds in a separate bedroom, galley kitchen and separate ensuite, these cabins take care of all your holiday essentials.

Powered Sites

Max occupancy: 8

Your camping experience will be elevated to a new level with year-round lush green artificial turf. Caravan sites have concrete pads and easy access to power, taps, sullage and sewer facilities. The expert team guides you to site with a personalised ‘valet’ service.


Free Wi-Fi

Barista made coffee (delivery available)

Onsite Mud Day Spa (open seven days)

Free yoga and pilates

Local restaurant and event transfers*

Portacots and highchairs available

Babysitting available*

'Valet' caravan parking service (be guided directly onto your site by BIG4 Beacon's expert team)

Modern camp kitchen and adjoining alfresco area

24/7 Fitness Studio

Foxtel (in some villas and in the camp kitchen)

BBQ Areas

Guest laundry (coin-operated)

Convenience store

Conference facilities and group function catering

On-site manager 24/7

Free carparking for guests

Late checkouts available (subject to availability)

Air conditioned rooms

Check-in time:

Powered sites: 12pm
Accommodation: 2pm

Check-out time:

Powered sites: 11am
Accommodation: 10am


BIG4 Beacon Resort offers dinner options for families who don’t want to leave the resort. Locally prepared meals are available from the onsite shop (need to be heated) or if preparing and cooking dinner every night seems like too much work, then the traditional Aussie BBQ Dinner is served between 6:30pm and 7:30pm every Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the Function Room. Mingle with other like-minded travellers over a local wine or put your feet up back at your room or site and you'll have dinner delivered to your door.


Iconic Waterfront dining offering breakfast, lunch and dinner for families and groups. Open seven days a week, with dinner Thursday-Sunday, 360Q’s menu offers excellent value, reflects the restaurant’s waterfront location at Queenscliff Harbour and caters for all dietary requirements.

Queenscliff Brewhouse

Set in an iconic 1800’s pub and complete with bistro, microbrewery, bar, whisky bar, tasting room/café, and cellar door, the Queenscliff Brewhouse offers something for everyone. Courtesy bus available.


A favourite with locals, PIKNIK is a hidden gem housed in a converted roadhouse. A licensed café and pantry, PIKNIK brings together all the local produce of the Bellarine Peninsula to create delicious breakfast, brunch and lunch options.



Nearest city:
Geelong - 28km

Nearest airport:
Avalon Airport - 45km

Nearest train:
Geelong Station - 26km

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Phone: 1800 351 152


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