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Forrest Passive House

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Forrest Passive House is a new build self-contained 2 bedroom property situated in the wonderful township of Forrest in the beautiful Otway Ranges. Based on Passiv Haus construction principles with optimal environmental comfort as a focus we hope you’ll find your stay to be exhilarating, relaxing and rejuvenating in equal measures!

The house sits on ½ acre of land with plenty of lawn space and a large decked area overlooking fields and the friendly equine neighbours, for optimal outdoor relaxation. The house comfortably sleeps 4-5 guests and is built around a large central open plan living area with 6metre high ceilings giving the rooms a feeling of space, airiness and peace.

Located in the centre of the Forrest township on the Colac-Forrest Road we are ideally situated for hitting the Mountain Bike Trails - 5 mins drive from the start of the Yaugher trails and 5 mins cycle from the start of the Southern trails. And after a long day cycling, when a beer and a feed are required but you don’t feel like using the BBQ or well –equipped kitchen to prepare your own meal, both The Brewery and The Wonky Donky Hotel are just a short walk away.

· 2 x Queen Beds 1 x Single Bed

· Linen and towels supplied

· Air-conditioning/ Heating split system

· Bath & Shower/ Separate Toilet

· Gas Barbeque

· Full Cooking Facilities

· Microwave

· DVD player + Screen

· Connectors for laptop to screen and ipod / iphone to speakers

· Selection of DVDs

· Washing Machine

· Ironing Facilities

· Bike washing facilities

We do not allow pets into our property and it is a non-smoking house

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

Mountain Bike Tracks

Amenities

Forrest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing

Reviews

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Forrest Passive House
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
Portland, Victoria, Australia
5

Everything you need is here

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay. As soon as we stepped inside we felt more than comfortable. Thank you for making our stay feel warm and welcoming at your house. We would love to come back sometime.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing our home for your trip Rachel. We are really pleased you had an enjoyable time. You're welcome back anytime. Joanna and Dale
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

serenity & cosy didn't want to leave!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved staying here! A peaceful relaxing cosy getaway with everything you need! Loved the open fire and natural setting. we even had kangroos and birds visit. Had a wonderful time, will definitely come again.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review Mel and so pleased you had a relaxing weekend away together.
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

This excellent home is perfect in every way. My stay in Passive House was so relaxing and comfortable I found it difficult to leave the house to explore Forrest :) The house is beautifully designed to stay perfectly warm and cosy in winter. You will find absolutely everything you need in this very neat and tidy home as it is very well equipped with very clear instructions on how to use everything. It's in a quiet location and in walking distance to the general store and other Forrest attractions. I loved it and will definitely be booking this place again.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Dear Tina, Thank you so much for such a great review, and for taking the time to give us one, it's really appreciated. We are so pleased when guests enjoy our home and it performs in the way it should. So glad you were warm and cosy! You are welcome anytime. Best wishes, Joanna
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Fantastic Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we've stayed at Passive House and second time we've loved it. The house is in such a lovely tranquil setting that even relaxing around the property is a treat. It's very well equipped even to the extent of toiletries should you forget any.

The location is perfect, whether you're going to the brewery for food and drink, or wanting to head off for a walk or bike ride.

We'll be back again and already looking forward to it.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
4

excellent property

  • 4 of 5

had a great stay ! It was a cold weekend but the very efficient wood heater kept us very warm and cosy. Nice walks about the town and good food.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne
4

Loved it!

  • 4 of 5

Passive House was lovely, clean, spacious and warm. Great location for walking to Forrest general store, cafe & brewery. We took our mountain bikes, close to tracks. Great house!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Tanks so much for your kind review Rachel. We're super happy you and your family enjoyed your time in Forrest and at the house. Best wishes, Joanna
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Notes

  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 5 guests. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 5 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Cleaning fee: $50 per stay

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