Getting to Mountain View Retreat in Harrietville Victoria is easy.
You can drive, come by bus or by train.
Mountain View Retreat is an easy 4 hour drive from Melbourne and 3 hours from Canberra.
Travelling from Melbourne:
Take the Hume Highway to the township of Bright exit and then on to the Great Alpine Road via Bright to Harrietville. Harrietville is the last town this side of Mt Hotham, so remember to check your petrol gauge before proceeding up the mountain. Mountain View Retreat is located on the right hand side just over the second bridge and next door to Hoy’s A frame ski hire.
By Car, By Bus or Train:
Mountain View Retreat can provide private coach services for guests traveling from Melbourne for groups of 20 or more people (fees apply). For further information on this service, contact Mountain View direct.
V/Line operate a daily service from Melbourne to Wangaratta with coach transfers from Wangaratta to Bright. Omeo Coachlines offers a bus service from Bright to Harrietville. Mountain View can also arrange shuttle services from Bright to Harrietville. V/Line also operate a service from Bendigo to Bright via Wangaratta (all year)
For timetable information and charges contact V/Line direct on 1800 800 007 or go to www.vline.com.au
During the winter, Coaches depart daily from Melbourne’s Spencer Street Coach Terminal and Tullamarine Airport and travel via Myrtleford, Bright & Harrietville. The scheduled bus service stops at Mountain View Holiday Retreat for all guests before travelling to Mt Hotham. (This is a winter only coach service)
Travelling from Sydney:
Take the Hume Highway to Albury-Wodonga and follow the snow signs to Yackandandah then turn off to Myrtleford. At Myrtleford turn on the Great Alpine Road to Bright then on to Harrietville. Mountain View Holiday Retreat is located on the right hand side just over the second bridge and next door to Hoy’s A frame ski hire.
Travelling from Adelaide or Perth:
Overnight luxury air-conditioned coaches, complete with video entertainment, are available for groups departing from Adelaide and South Australian Regional Towns. For bookings and more information contact Mountain View Retreat direct and discuss your options.
For an express trip, fly direct from Adelaide or Perth to Melbourne Airport and connect with the Hotham Coach. We can also arrange for a hire car/mini bus or 4 wd to meet you at the airport for self drive options.