"Belmont"is a splendid old Victorian home (c.1900), located close to the town centre with a wide range of excellent restaurants, street-side cafes and places of interest for tourists. The house has antique furnishings and exquisite decor to match the Victorian era and offers guests' lounge and dining room areas for their rest and comfort. A vast library and music can add to ways to chill out. A generous continental breakfast is served in the guests' dining room with a wide selection of cereals, fruit, cheeses, breads, croissants, juices, yoghurts, plunger coffee and a selection of teas. The rooms have queen beds with en-suites, digital TVs, central heating, ceiling fans among other facilities. There are a range of tourism interests in the town and surrounding area, not the least of which is the Regional Art Gallery overlooking Lake Benalla within the well known Rose Gardens. This also features a memorial to home grown War hero Sir "Weary" Dunlop. The lake offers a tranquil setting for the town and locals and visitors alike take the opportunity to stroll around the lake walking track with its beautiful scenery and abundant birdlife. Winton Motor Raceway, one of the venues for Australia's V8 Supercar Race Series, attracts motor car and cycle enthusiasts while there is the Ned Kelly Precinct dedicated to the infamous bushranger and several renowned wineries in the Glenrowan and King Valley wine growing areas, including Brown Brothers at Milawa in what has become a rapidly growing gourmet food and wine region. Benalla is just 2 hours from Melbourne on the Hume Freeway connecting to Sydney and "Belmont" offers an excellent choice for a stopover for a night or a weekend of relaxation in the quiet ambiance of a bygone Victorian era in luxurious comfort.