· Where is Longmeadow Estate?
Longmeadow Estate is in Tyrendarra, just under four hours’ drive from Melbourne and three hours from Geelong. It is just past the western end of the Great Ocean Road, and close to the seaside villages of Port Fairy and Portland.
· How many people can stay at Longmeadow?
Longmeadow has seven bedrooms sleeping up to 14 people, with four pull-out beds available if required to sleep up to 18 people.
· How much does it cost to stay at Longmeadow?
Midweek rates start at $850 per night and weekends from $950 per night, subject to seasonality. Additional charges apply when guest numbers exceed 14 people.
· Is there a minimum stay?
Minimum 3-night stay during peak times (long weekends and public holidays). Outside of peak season, we have a 2-night minimum stay.
· Is Longmeadow child friendly?
Yes! Located on 10 acres, there is plenty of space for your little ones to run amuck. We also supply a range of indoor and outdoor games to be used at your leisure.
· Is Longmeadow pet friendly?
Yes! However, we do ask that you BYO dog bed, and avoid having pets in the bedrooms and on the furniture. There’s a dog bath in the laundry which you can utilise post-beach and paddock hangs. Although the property is fenced it is not secure, so if your pup is prone to wandering you will still need to keep a close eye on him or her.
· What happens if I need to cancel?
All bookings are non-refundable within 7 days of arrival.
Weddings & Functions
· Can I hold my wedding or other function at Longmeadow?
Absolutely! We have held several beautiful weddings at Longmeadow and look forward to hosting more in future.
· How many guests can I invite?
This will depend on a few different factors – whether the event is stand-up or sit-down, whether it will be inside or outside, etc. Contact us directly for more information about the available options.
· What do you charge for a wedding/function?
Contact us for our most current rates and packages.
· What does your wedding/function package include?
Our rates include full use of the property for the period of your booking. Please be aware you will need to organise additional supplies such as generators, refrigerators, catering equipment and Portaloos to accommodate your guest numbers – these will not be supplied by Longmeadow.
· Are there any noise/time restrictions?
There are no noise restrictions (within reason) however we ask that all events are wrapped up with final guests departed by 12.30am.
· Can you help with wedding planning/organisation?
We are certainly happy to help during the lead-up, however on the day it’s all yours and we’ll stay out of the way! If you require any assistance or local recommendations, please let us know. We’ve hosted a few weddings at Longmeadow now, so we’re also happy to make suggestions on layout and logistics. Your suppliers are welcome to contact us directly regarding accessing the property and set up.
· Will you clean up after me?
Our cleaning fairy is pretty amazing but tidying up is a big job for an estate this size! Therefore, we kindly ask that you leave our property as you found it. Please take your rubbish with you, as well as any leftover food and drinks. An additional cleaning charge may apply if Longmeadow Estate is not left in a satisfactory condition upon departure.
· Can you recommend any local wedding suppliers?