Unique Eco-Friendly Getaway overlooking Gippsland Lakes in Victoria, Australia

Sarsfield, Victoria (Australia)

Unique Eco-Friendly Getaway overlooking Gippsland Lakes in Victoria, Australia

Cottages
1 unit
2 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

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Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Private Barbecue
This eco-friendly retreat is located near Gippsland Lakes in Victoria, Australia, and offers a unique romantic getaway for two nature lovers. The interior features modern decor and eco-friendly furnishings made from timber reclaimed from the Essendon Tram Depot. The bedroom is brightly lit with natural light and has a queen-size bed with a unique wooden frame. In the bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a shower, and a sink. Linens and towels are provided.

The living room has a sofa, a TV, and sliding glass doors leading to the outdoor deck. The fully equipped kitchen comes with a refrigerator, a microwave, a stove, an oven, a toaster, tea and coffee making facilities, cookware, and dishware. Local “Arrandene” coffee is provided. The dining area features a lovely glass table for two. Other amenities include BluRay, an iPod Bluetooth speaker, a telescope, and a selection of books and magazines. A porta-cot and a high chair are available upon request.

Outside, there is a private patio with a barbecue, where guests can watch the sunset and enjoy views of the farmland and the lakes. Guests may even spot kangaroos and wallabies early in the morning and wombats and possums at night.

Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Electric blankets
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • King-size bed
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Child's bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Heating
  • Iron
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Movie library
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Tea kettle
  • Highchair
  • BR/DVD player
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Private Barbecue
This retreat is an eco-friendly earth-sheltered building, which uses natural terrain against the walls of the house to maintain an ideal indoor temperature. The building cannot be seen from above and the roof is covered in a garden. Amenities in this unique accommodation include a TV, a BluRay player, an iPod speaker, a selection of books and magazines, and a telescope for enjoying the incredible views of the Gippsland Lakes. A barbecue is provided.

Location + Surroundings

This retreat is located in Sarsfield in Victoria, Australia near the Gippsland Lakes and is surrounded by 130 acres of private land with organic vegetable gardens, orchards, and a dam. It is situated between the towns of Bairnsdale and Bruthen and is just three kilometers off the highway. There are many wineries, orchards, and weekend markets nearby. The Nicholson, Tambo, and Mitchell Rivers are all within 10 minutes from the property. The Gippsland Lakes Reserve, Raymond Island, and the Mitchell River Silt Jetties are less than a half an hour away. Wilsons Promontory is a few hours away.

Guests will enjoy 360-degree views from the property, from the Gippsland Lakes to the Great Dividing Range and with this unique, luxury structure, reconnecting with the Great Outdoors will be easy to do from both inside and outside the property.

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching

Guests can go fishing, boating, kayaking, or waterskiing on the Mitchell, Tambo, and Nicholson Rivers nearby. Guests can take a ferry from Paynesville and see koala bears on Raymond Island. Guests can stroll through the Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park and then take a long romantic walk along the Ninety Mile Beach. Wilsons Promontory is a stunning national park great for hiking and wildlife viewing and makes for a perfect day trip. At the Buchan Caves Reserve, guests can explore impressive limestone caves.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 2:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 24 hours
Flexible: You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

This glamping site is not suitable for pets.

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