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Anderson's Eco Retreat

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Andersons Eco Retreat is a 125 acre property nestled in the heart of the Bunyip State Park, 15mins from the historic town of Gembrook. The property has much history dating back to the late 18th century being the site of Sloans Mill. The Cabin has been reconstructed to its former state with a modern meets rustic flavour.

The property has no mains power, running entirely by solar. The cabin is 1/2 a kilometre from the main residence sleeping 4, with 1 queen size bed and 1 set of bunks, fully self contained Kitchen with 900mm gas oven and 5 burner cook top, wood fire heating with fully stocked wood box, ceiling fans, TV, DVD, stereo, barbecue, outdoor fire pit, 3 natural springs, walking trails, oodles of wildlife, complete privacy and most importantly, peace and quiet.

Whether your ideal getaway is curling up with a good book in front of the fire place, or something more adventurous this place has got you covered.

Anderson's Eco Retreat is an Off Grid Solar Powered facility. All of our electrical appliances have been carefully selected to use minimal power and promote sustainability. The use of any outside electrical appliances such as hairdryers and gaming consoles are STRICTLY PROHIBITED.

NOTE: NO LINEN PROVIDED (Byo linen, doonas/sleeping bags, pillows and towels).

NO PETS ALLOWED.

NO BUCKS/HENS PARTIES.

Mobile phone service unavailable. Emergency phone in main residence.

Things to see and do.

The Bunyip State Park has much to offer, being at the front door you can go exploring by foot, mountain bike, horse, 4wheel driving or even by trail bike. Whatever your preference.

The surrounding areas to see and do include; Kurth Kiln, Puffing Billy,

Award winning 'Forest Edge' restaurant, the 'Independent' Argentinian restaurant Local markets, Ship rock falls, Emerald lake and much more.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

Puffing Billy

Amenities

Tonimbuk House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Living Room
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing

Reviews

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Anderson's Eco Retreat
average rating of 5.0 based on 35 reviews
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Great getaway experience - not that far away

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to get away and just relax with plenty of low impact touristy things and restaurants to try in region. Our two kids 11 & 8 made comment that they were sad to have to go. Inside wood fire kept atmosphere and temperate warm and comfortable. Everywhere you look you see trees & trees & trees. Loved the serenity.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Victoria, Australia
5

Loved the tranquility

  • 5 of 5

Nothing better than getting back to nature, with an added bonus of numerous wildlife sightings. Hosts couldn't be more helpful. Loved it and will be coming back.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Simply Stunning

  • 5 of 5

We loved our 2 night stay. Thankyou for sharing your little slice of heaven!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Amazing retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Anderson's Eco Retreat couldn't have been better! It fitted the bill perfectly! Off the grid, quiet, serene... We look forward to going again - soon!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Oakleigh South, Victoria, Australia
5

A perfect break from city life

  • 5 of 5

This place has everything you'd want for a peaceful / relaxing time out. The property is beautiful with plenty of activities available on site such as, bush walks, tennis, basketball court and an outdoor fire pit. A huge bonus was that it's very child friendly which was great for our 2 year old. Kim (the host) is very lovely and you feel welcome straight away. We really enjoyed our time here and can definitely see ourselves going back.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Secluded Serenity!

  • 5 of 5

Anderson's Eco Retreat is absolutely lovely...

Secluded within a beautiful bush property, it is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet of such stunning surroundings.

The house itself is modern, clean and cosy with indoor wood heater and an amazing big outdoor fire too!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Taxes and fees are additional

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 2 guests. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $150 per stay

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