Frequently asked Questions

We’ve compiled a list of answers to common questions.

Island Bay Ranch is 90 minutes drive from the Melbourne CBD.

Yes, Island Bay Ranch is family friendly with many facilities including indoor and outdoor activities.

Sorry, no pets are allowed due to the natural surroundings filled with wildlife and the risk associated with frequent baiting programs in the area.

Absolutely, it’s a self contained ranch, there’s a commercial kitchen and fridges that you can store all your food and drinks.

The kitchen is fully equipped including a 5 burner gas cooktop & 90cm electric oven, flat grill plate, microwave, coffee machine, 2 dishwashers, kettle, toasters, 2 household size fridge/freezers and 1 large commercial fridge. The kitchen is stocked with enough crockery, cutlery & glassware for approximately 30-40 people. In the alfresco area is a four door bar fridge. Outside is a 6 burner gas BBQ.

No, we provide kitchen staples like dishwashing liquid, dishwasher tabs, dish cloths, tea towels and paper towel.

Yes all linen and towels are provided, however we recommend you bring pool/beach towels.

The swimming pool is solar heated only so definitely a bit chilly during winter months. However the spa is gas heated to 36 degrees and useable all year round.

We supply a range of sporting equipment including tennis racquets, tennis balls, cricket, croquet, bocce, basketball, soccer, football. If you are a pro tennis player we recommend you BYO equipment. We also provide darts, table tennis bats and balls.

Standard check in is from 2pm and check out is 10am. We are flexible if we can be and like to offer midday check in & check out if there are no bookings prior to or after your stay.

There is an office onsite. The manager will meet you on arrival to give a quick tour and answer any questions you may have. Please call 0359567457 if you need assistance during your stay.