Elephant Bridge Hotel

Boutique accommodation

Private functions



The iconic Elephant Bridge Hotel, Darlington (Circa 1842) is a charming bluestone hotel fusing history with an alluring boutique-style accommodation with sublime modern comforts. Situated in a picturesque rural landscape alongside the Mount Emu Creek 2 hours Southwest from Melbourne, it’s a perfect stay for weekenders, travellers and tourists alike. The location is central to the world’s third largest volcanic plain with its many captivating scenic lakes and craters and is en route to the Great Ocean Road, Otway Gourmet Trail and the popular Halls Gap and Grampian Wine Region.



The Elephant Bridge Hotel has 4 recently refurbished bedrooms furnished with antiques, super comfy beds, luxury linen and bath robes.  The accomodation includes two beautifully appointed bathrooms and a separate guest lounge. The complimentary continental breakfast includes freshly squeezed orange juice, house-made muesli, artisan breads and condiments, quality teas and expertly made Genovese coffee. Relax in the evening by the open fire with a selection of local & imported cheeses and a glass of wine from our well-stocked cellar.