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2018 Star Ratings Gold List released

01 /01/ 2018 Comments are Closed

The Star Ratings Gold List celebrates those properties which hold themselves to our independent quality standards and who achieve the highest Travellers’ Rating scores.  The annual list compiles reviews of Star Rated properties from hundreds of websites as rated by travellers.

Smaller boutique properties were again among the winners in 2018, with congratulations going out to Motel on A’Beckett, Inverloch earning top honors nationally for the Motels category.

Victoria’s Gold list winners include: Hotels – The Langham, Melbourne; Motels – Motel on A’Beckett, Inverloch; Serviced Apartments – Melrose Apartments, North Melbourne; Self Catering – Countrywide Cottages, Bambra; and Hosted Accommodation – Dalblair B&B, Seville.

Victoria’s Best Overall Guest Experience

The following are the Top Three from each category in Victoria. It is wonderful to see honours being taken out right across our state.


The Langham, Melbourne

RACV Cape Schanck Resort

The Provincial Ballarat


Motel on A’Beckett, Inverloch

Georgian Motor Lodge, Echuca-Moama

Hamilton Town House Motel on Shakespeare, Hamilton

Serviced Apartments

Melrose Apartments, North Melbourne

Sunraysia Resort, Mildura

Devlin Apartments, Geelong

Self Catering

Countrywide Cottages, Bambra

Coastal View Cabins, Yanakie

Frog Gully Cottages, Longford

Hosted Accommodation

Dalblair B&B, Seville

Austin Rise B&B, Heidelberg

Arcadia Cottages, Olinda

Caravan-Holiday Parks

Time Out Holiday Park, Koonoomoo

Buchan Caves Reserve, Buchan

Yarrawonga Holiday Park


To see the top ten for each category, click here.

To find out how your accommodation can also be Star Rated, contact the team at VTIC on starratings@vtic.com.au or 03 8662 5387.


About the Author


The peak body for Victoria's tourism and events industry, VTIC represents key industry associations and operators, with over 1400 members.



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