With many years experience in group accommodation, hospitality and outdoor education, the staff at Merricks Lodge are dedicated to providing groups with excellent service. Management and staff are on-site 24 hours to assist if required.
Merricks Lodge is accredited by the Australian Camps Association and staff are committed to providing the highest standard in camper safety and quality camping experiences.
Merricks Lodge can accommodate up to 160 guests. Site is ideal for school, social, family and special interest groups. All toilets and showers are under the accommodation roofline.
Site facilities include three pools, basketball court, tree climb, mountain bike track, canoeing, oval, children’s playground and the beauty of the Mornington Peninsula. Merricks Lodge has exciting and challenging program options.
Water based activity programs that explore the natural environment whilst developing skills are our speciality. Expert instruction is available for specialised activities. Merricks Lodge staff can design and implement a program of activities to make your stay at Merricks one to remember.
Merricks Lodge offers a wide range of activities both on site and in the surrounding area including:
Snorkelling, kayaking, canoeing, surfing, water safety, initiative activities, tree climbing, mountain bikes, campfire, environmental tours and learning about the coastal environment
Authentic country charm with delicious food and welcoming staff, this iconic destination is not to be missed.
Established in 1924, The Merricks General Wine Store serves as the collective Cellar Door for Baillieu vineyard, Elgee Park and Quealy wines.
The French inspired seasonal menu on offer for breakfast and lunch can be enjoyed seven days a week by the discerning tourist and locals alike.
Dine on the vine covered sea view deck in summer or by the open fire in winter and taste local wine whilst experiencing the rustic atmosphere of this vibrant heritage building.
Merricks General Wine Store celebrates the region and aims to showcase the Peninsula. Classic country food is served in generous portions at our cellar door bistro for breakfast, lunch and snacks. Add to this our regional wine list and local beers and ciders all of which are served by our friendly and knowledgeable staff.
The long history of hospitality at Merricks General Wine Store continues with authentic inspired French cuisine. The very best seasonal ingredients, in the hands of the newly appointed head chef Patrice Repellin and his brigade, will not cease to delight your culinary requirements