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10 guests can be accommodated at The Homestead.
There is no minimum requirement as such as you book the whole homestead whether there are 1 – 10 guests staying overnight.
The property is 7 acres and you will be the only guests at the property. The managers live on site in the Cottage and will ensure that minimum disruption occurs during your stay.
Yes, we heat the pool between 26°C and 28°C (78°F and 82°F) during your stay.
The Homestead is not setup for infants or children and there are safety concerns regarding the pool area. Please ensure all guests are older than 12 years of age when considering this property.
We provide all deluxe hotel style bed linen, bath and pool towels together with soaps and hand sanitisers for your use.
Large gas stovetop with Electric Oven. All pots and pans, plates and cutlery are provided plus more to support your stay and culinary efforts. Together with the kitchen and large butler’s pantry we provide ample cheese platter presentation choices and a large array of drinking glasses to suit any style of cocktail, spirit, wine or drinking fluid. We also provide an outdoor BBQ for your convenience. Coffee, Tea and Hot Chocolate supplies are included.
We have unlimited free Wi-Fi available for you during your stay. We also provide free Netflix access on all TV’s. Each TV has a BOSE sound bar, plus an additional BOSE soundbar in the Lounge/Atrium area, that allows for streaming audio throughout the house. We can also assist with Ethernet access if required.
As we have a large number of wildlife on the property, we do not allow pets unless they are support animals. Please call us to discuss any concerns that you have.
The Homestead is on one level. A ramp is available to assist with the small number of steps at the entrance and for access to the north facing yard and pool. The Master ensuite has mobility rails in the shower.
A 6 car garage attached to the Homestead plus port-cochere outside the main entrance ensures that all guests can arrive and unpack undercover.
Mathiesons Road is located approximately ½ way between Bairnsdale (main township) and Paynesville which both offer options for supplies and great food. The drive is approximately 7-10 minutes to either location.
- By car, approximately 3-3.5 hours drive from Melbourne.
- VLine operate a train service from Melbourne to Bairnsdale.
- Public Transport Victoria has a coach service from Melbourne to Bairnsdale.
- Bairnsdale also has an airfield and flights can be arranged from Melbourne.
With any of the services coming to Bairnsdale, there is a Bairnsdale Taxi service or please co-ordinate with us as we may be able to come and pick you up.
Yes. Please contact us for further information on both options.
Yes. Please contact us for further information on these options.