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REJUVENATE STAYS - THE ELEGANCE OF KEEBLES COUNTRY GUEST HOUSE - CLUNES

Lisa Emrose

Advertiser since: 2012
Call Manager
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Speaks: english
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Rejuvenate Stays

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Tell the manager when you would like to travel.
Call Manager
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

REJUVENATE STAYS - THE ELEGANCE OF KEEBLES COUNTRY GUEST HOUSE - CLUNES

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Clunes House Rental Photos and Description

Luxury boutique self catered grandeur amid magnificent private gardens Sleeps 12

Keebles Country House in historic Clunes, Victoria's first gold town offers the best in Goldfield's holiday accommodation and is the perfect place for a truly unique country escape. The property boasts a grand two-storey residence that started life in 1863 as the Telegraph Hotel, amidst private well-established formal gardens that offer a range of activities for friends, families and groups.

As the house and grounds are exclusively yours during your stay, you can make the most of every feature this outstanding property offers while you get away from everyday life and live the country dream.

An easy 2 minute stroll to the centre of Clunes with it's historic street scape is like stepping back in time. While away the hours exploring an eclectic mix of quirky cafes, hotels, bookshops and antique/vintage stores. Or if you prefer to be out and about, use Keebles Country House as your base to explore the Goldfields.

View a video of Keebles Country House here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=frgHNqJ0UVI

Features:

*6 elegant upstairs bedrooms (5 queen & 1 with two singles) each with an ensuite (1 x 2 person spa)

*Large light filled breakfast room with garden views

*Formal sitting and dining rooms

* 2 formal dining tabels seating 10 and 12 respectively - perfect for a catered dinner party

*Library with pool table, full chess set and games. Even a fully operational grammaphone.

*TV room with large flat screen TV, Austar and surround sound

*Paved terrace with built in gas BBQ for alfresco dining.

*Fully equipped kitchen and laundry. (Catering can be arranged)

* 2 x 4 cup coffee plungers

*Quality antique and period furnishings, chandeliers, original artworks

*Breakfast hamper full of local goodies available (additional charge on application)

*Extensive private gardens (available for wedding ceremonies and photo shoots).

*Pitch 'n' put green, 1/2 size AstroTurf Tennis court

90 minutes from Melbourne. 30 min from both Ballarat and Daylesford.

Perfect for couples, friends, families, girls weekends, corpoarte getaway and groups. Caters easily for up to 10 guests.

Private Dining Packages

Imagine your own fully catered for Private Dining experience.

These packages have been developed for the Culinary minded who savour the quality produce Victoria has to offer.

Seated at our 12 seater dining table we can cater for 2-12 guests creating a restaurant experience at Keebles Guest House. Quality table settings, linen and glassware. Surrounded by original artworks, and old world charm overlooking the stunning estate gardens.

The only reason to rise from you dining chair is to retire to the reading room, pop on one of the 2 gramophones transporting you back to its historic past, or the games room for a game of chess or pool before retiring to one of our individually designed and luxuriously appointed bedrooms.

Most style and budgeting options can be offered to suit your desires. We can design a customised menu including dietary requirements such as gluten free, fructose and vegetarian.

Please note: All indoor areas are 'smoke free'. No pets thank you.

For a truly unique country experience.......Keebles Country House.... you'll want to stay forever.

Around Clunes:

1 of 16 International Booktowns

An annual Booktown Festival is held in May amid the historic streetscape of Clunes. Enjoy hearing readings and attending workshops in and around the towns heritage building by world renowned authors. The workshops will help you start your collection and the art of reviewing. Over 60 booksellers will attend with the largest gathering of collectible, second-hand, and rare books in the one place in Victoria.

Wesley College campus (Wesley@Clunes)

In recent years Clunes has undergone a noticeable transformation and rejuvenation following the decision by Wesley College, Australia's largest co-educational private school, to establish a campus for Year 9 students in the town. Opened in 2000, about 80 students take up residency in the Wesley Clunes Residential Learning Village in the centre of town and become part of the local community for an eight-week period each term.

Film

Many of the external scenes and some internal scenes in the 2003 film Ned Kelly, starring Heath Ledger, were shot in Clunes. The Old State Bank in Fraser Street was used for the internal scenes featuring the 'Euroa' bank robbery.

Clunes also appears in the films Mad Max starring Mel Gibson and the remake of the 1950s classic On the Beach. It also appears in the ABC television series' Queen Kat, Carmel & St Jude, Something in the Air and Halifax f.p..

Clunes was once closed off to the public for the TV show The Mole in 2001. The mission in that episode was to direct one of the contestants to pick up another contestant in a blacked-out car.

The most recent film shot in Clunes is Julius Avery's 13-minute movie Jerrycan. Jerrycan won the 2008 Jury Prize at the 61st Cannes Film Festival in France for short films, with its portrayal of restless teenagers in rural Victoria

Transport

Clunes railway station is located on the Maryborough railway line, Victoria. Services operate daily with one train in each direction.

When the State Government announced the Victorian Transport Plan, along with V/Line services being extended to Maryborough, Clunes was not part of the plan (with the only stations being Creswick and Maryborough). However as a result of protest by the town, the Government announced on 17 June 2010 that Clunes would be reopened and included on the line.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Singles
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Lisa Emrose (Property Manager)
Call Manager
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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the manager

Dear Lisa

Had a wonderful stay at Keebles, Clunes, 4 – 7 November. The gardens were absolutely beautiful, and we all relaxed and didn’t want to go anywhere else.

The caretaker/gardener is a very nice person and obviously loves his work.
Nov 2014
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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Map

Nearest Airport
147 Kilometres
Melbourne Airport
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
National Hotel
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Novotel Forest Resort Creswick par 72, champ'ship
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Clunes
Nearest Motorway
5 Metres
C291
Nearest Restaurant
450 Metres
O'Haras
Car: recommended

Clunes - The Diamond of Victoria!

An historic gold mining town located in the heart of Victoria's Central Goldfields region, just north of Ballarat and about an hour and 20 minutes drive west of Melbourne CBD. Blessed with history, vintage, environment and nature, Clunes is an idyllic destination for the weekend getaway, an historical adventure, or just a relax and unwind.

Dotted with dusty antique and collectable stores, vineyards and wineries, rustic bed & breakfasts and scenic walks, the Victorian Goldfields area is a hidden treasure trove for the adventurous and curious. All this makes Clunes a popular weekend destination for artists, bushwalkers, gold prospectors, treasure hunters, collectors, vintage car clubs, history buffs, golfers and families seeking to escape to the country.

Clunes is host to the annual Booktown event, which brings together thousands of booksellers, writers and speakers from all over the nation and overseas. Booktown is staged right across the town, inside heritage bluestone buildings, on the quartz streets, under charming old awnings, in the shade of majestic european trees planted by the first settlers and easily increases the town population by a factor of 20 over the weekend.

A short drive west of Clunes the intrepid explorer will discover magical Talbot, our nearest neighbour. On the third Sunday of each month, Talbot hosts the award winning farmers' market boasting hundreds of true blue farmers' market stalls. Organic produce, gourmet cheeses, ducks, geese, chickens, pigs, olive oils, wines, straw bales (good for the garden), arts & crafts, breads, coffee, delicious hot foods, home baked cakes, tools & hardware and everything country. For added effect bring your wellingtons and tweed coat, you'll fit right in.

There's so much going on in the Clunes area we can't say it all here. Suffice to say Clunes is the place to stay and enjoy the vibrant, creative community that is .

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Availability & Rates

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Clunes House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
AUD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Public Holiday
Mar 6 2015 - Mar 9 2015
3 night minimum stay
AU$450
AU$3,150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$100 per night, per additional guest
 
Public Holidays
Mar 28 2015 - Apr 1 2015
3 night minimum stay
AU$450
AU$3,150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$100 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
Apr 2 2015 - Apr 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
AU$500
AU$3,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$100 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$320
From
AU$400
Fri,Sat,Sun
AU$2,480
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$100 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$28
Notes Rates quoted for use of 3 bedrooms for up to 6 people *Additional surcharges apply for 7-12 people, larger parties and the use of additional rooms* Please contact property manager for more details.

A $28 administration fee surcharge applied to every booking.Our rates are based on twin share. Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed in advance and for the use of additional bedrooms.
To confirm your booking please call us on 0411 642 857 or email info@rejuvenatestays.com

Visa or MasterCard accepted. A 3% Credit card surcharge is applicable.

Alternatively you can direct debit the amount owed.

You will need to make your deposit payment of 50% within 3 days, with the remainder due 30 days before. If your stay is within the next 30 days please make the full payment.

Amenities

Clunes House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Catering available
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Village
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Wet Bar
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , jetted tub , Spa Bath for 2
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
  • Indoor Spa 6 full bathrooms including a shower and toilet in each
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Spa
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Ensuite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Ensuite
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Ensuite
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , Ensuite
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , Ensuite
  • Heating and cooling in all bedrooms. Luxury Bed linen. Each Bedroom individually appointed and decorated. Choose from the French room, pink room, blue room...... Please note: All Bedrooms are upstairs
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Yard
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Singles
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
no smoking indoors thank you. Children under 5 by arrangement

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