Mount Hotham Alpine Resort, Dinner Plain and the surrounding area caters to the needs of all visitors, possessing a wide range of facilities and amenities to ensure you should never need to leave the mountain during your break.
From leisure facilities, such as bars, cafes and restaurants, to practical services such as daycare, shopping and a doctor's surgery, it's all here.
Hotham and Dinner Plain have over 20 different restaurants, cafes, pubs and bars to keep you satisfied during your stay.
With a range of cuisines and dining styles, from fine dining to cafes and pub food, no matter what kind of meal you are after there's always a restaurant right around the corner.
Use our handy map below to find a great eatery or bar near you!
Chill Bar and Cafe
The General Store
Zirky's Bar & Bistro
Yama Kitchen & Bar
Hotel High plains
At Hotham there are supermarkets on the mountain so you do not have to worry about bringing up your own supplies.
There are licenced Supermarkets at the following locations:
Hotham Central Supermarket also offers an online grocery service where you can order all of your grocery goods before you arrive. Your requested items will be personally delivered to your room prior to your check in.
Go to www.hothamcentralsupermarket.com.au to order your groceries online now!
Hotham Daycare is licensed to cater for children between the ages of 3 months and 5 years old and is a "Class 1 Children's Services Centre" approved by the Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
It is renowned for its specialised and professional care; providing qualified and experienced staff that strive to meet the children's individual needs. Hotham's Daycare service is located upstairs at the Big D Kids Snowzone and offer on-snow childcare.
Bookings are essential.
Phone: (03) 5759 4418
Alpine Babysitting offers professional and qualified babysitters who can care for children of various ages in the comfort of your own snow accommodation.
If you would like to have your children looked after in your accommodation or if you're wanting to head out for an 'adults only dinner', Alpine Babysitting offers a high quality service of private nannies and babysitting.
Phone: 0408 990 828
If you are driving to Hotham you will need to park your car in the designated car parking areas in the resort.
A Resort Entry fee is applicable to all motor vehicles stopping in a Victorian Ski Resorts during the declared snow season. Day or season permits can be purchased online via Alpine Easy Acess prior to arriving at Hotham.
For day visitors, parking is available in the Corral Day Carpark in the heart of the Village and along the Great Alpine Road towards the Davenport end of the village, until 11pm. Parking attendants are often on hand to direct you and you are asked to observe all parking directives and signs.
For overnight visitors, car parking is available below Bus Stop 8 towards the Wire Plain cross country area. Getting back to the village is easy with the free village transport service that will collect you from within the overnight car parking zone.
On Friday night parking attendants are on duty until 3am to assist and direct arrivals to overnight car parking areas.
Hotham has a free village shuttle buses that will take you around Hotham Alpine Resort to explore all the mountain has to offer.
The bus will also drop you off and pick you up when you need to access your car at the day or overnight carparks. The village map outlines the bus route. Just tell the bus driver when you get on that you are going to your car and what the name of the carpark you are in is.
The bus operates from 6.45am until 1am the next morning.
There is seperate bus also operates regularly between Hotham and Dinner Plain during the day and select nights during the week.
The Mount Hotham Medical Centre is open daily during the ski season, and is located in the southwest corner of the Corral Day car park. Tel: (03) 5759 3551.
The nearest permanent medical facility is Omeo Hospital, located 45 km east of Dinner Plain along the Great Alpine Road. Tel: (03) 5159 1233.
For ambulance and other emergency services, dial 000.