Quality, affordable
accommodation in Harrietville

The perfect base for your High Country experience.

Harrietville, Victoria
Mountain View is a quality, affordable accommodation facility located in Harrietville, the perfect base for a High Country experience.

Mountain View Retreat provides unique value for a variety of experiences. Whether you’re a couple or solo traveller, or maybe a group needing somewhere for a weekend retreat, we have options that will make your stay enjoyable without blowing your budget.

Learn more about what Mountain View Retreat has to offer, and make your next domestic holiday happen!

Kids stay free*

Until 13 December, kids can stay for free at Mountain View Holiday Retreat. Pay just $140 per night for 2 adults & 2 kids, min 2 night stay. Booking code (no caps): kids stay free

Stunning alpine location

Harrietville is perfectly situated between Bright, Wandilligong, Mt Hotham and Mt Buffalo.

COVID-19 booking guarantee

We will provide you with a refund should COVID restrictions prevent you from being able to stay with us.


Stay for 4 nights, pay for 3

Use “STAY 4 PAY 3” during checkout when booking.

Applies to individual room bookings from 13 Sept – 13 Dec 2021. Prices start from $140 per room.

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Kids stay free

Until 13 December 2021, kids can stay for free at Mountain View Holiday Retreat. $140 per night, 2 adults + 2 kids in shared room, min 2 nights.

Use “kids stay free” at checkout when booking.

Book now

Harrietville: The perfect base

We are located in the heart of Victoria’s High Country, at the base of the Mt Hotham Alpine Resort and close to Bright and Mt Beauty. This picturesque setting is amongst Victoria’s most beautiful, and is perfect for both an active or relaxing holiday.

Harrietville is just 3.5 hours from Melbourne and 2 hours from Albury, and is accessible from many regional centres in Victoria and southern NSW.

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Our facilities include

Ensuite rooms

All rooms have ensuites.

Free Wifi

Free wifi available in SOME common areas.


Our activities courses are a haven for active families. Try our flying fox, low ropes course, or hire bikes.

Coffee van

Open daily 7am – 12pm.

To go with the great coffee we offer fresh baked muffins, biscuits, sausage rolls, sandwiches and more.”

Kitchen facilities

Groups have access to kitchen facilities for self-catering. Motel guests have use of microwaves, fridge / freezer, sink, toaster, tea & coffee in communal area.


Catering is available for groups on request. Local restaurants are a short walk away (reservations recommended).

About us

We are an owner-operated facility that provides top quality service to any guests we welcome to our facility. We commit to making your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as we can.

Both Noel and Fiona have worked within the hospitality industry for over 30 years. Fiona started her career as a chef, then proceeded into management roles within the industry. A brick layer by trade, Noel has also managed multiple lodges at Mt Hotham, & has taught students snowboarding, squash and football for more than 15 years.

Driven to make a meaningful and tangible difference, Noel & Fiona harnessed their convictions and have made Mountain View Retreat a unique venue that brings individuals, families and groups together to celebrate life.

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School camps

Our high-quality, affordable camps can be tailored to any group’s special needs. We pride ourselves in great communication and will always be there for you.

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We have motel accommodation for singles, couples, and families, as well as affordable group stay options.

Room options

Coffee Van

Our coffee van is open from 7am – 12pm & has earned a reputation for great coffee (of course!) plus baked fresh daily sausage rolls, muffins, sandwiches, biscuits & more.

Health & safety


As the coronavirus pandemic evolves we are closely following government health and safety guidelines. Our aim is to provide a safe environment for our staff and guests.

Accommodation to suit you – Harrietville Victoria

Mountain View is nestled in the scenic town of Harrietville, along the West Ovens River and just 15 minutes from Bright, central to Mt Hotham, Mt Buffalo and Falls Creek. We offer an all-seasons, year-round venue for your next back-to-nature getaway.

Accommodating 1 to 110 people in 20 private en-suite rooms, comprising queen, twin, family suites and share room combinations for 4 to 10 people. Mountain View provides flexible, affordable accommodation options, motel style – which includes a continental breakfast. BBQ area available.

Fully catered for our motel guests, plus a self-catering options is available for groups. Please contact us to discuss your options.

When you think about booking your next getaway, contact us for a package suitable for you, your family, your friends or your groups.


What others have said about Mountain View Harrietville

Here’s what some of our guests have said about our facility

“Amazing family business with amazing friendly service. Fiona always goes above and beyond. Great value for money. Highly recommended.”


De Harrison

“Perfect location and ideal for group and families. We stayed there for a night and it was a good experience. Self service breakfast included.”

JULY 2019

Umair Khan

“You won’t regret your stay here. The owners Fiona and Noel are wonderful hosts and ensured our stay was enjoyable. They went out of their way to help us when my partner injured himself while snowboarding and are just genuine people.”



Mountain View Retreat, Harrietville

Unwind in our quiet garden settings of the Harrietville Mountain View Retreat during the warmer months or enjoy the cosy log fires and convenient facilities for winter skiing and other outdoor activities during the cooler months. Relax around our 8 person spa tub, enjoy the wild bird life in our outdoor wine garden area or just listen to the sounds of the nearby Ovens River.

Enjoy Mountain View Retreats’s home-style meals menu with continental breakfasts and 3 course dinners served in our log cabin restaurant and bar.

Groups use the Harrietville Mountain View Retreat as a base for many adventurous activities and tours. Take advantage of all the ambience at Mountain View Holiday Retreat, with the varied facilities offered, and a range of outdoor activity options.

Mt Hotham

30 minutes

Mt Buffalo

1 hour


20 minutes