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Top of the Otways - The Nature Lodge

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

The Nature Lodge is open plan style accommodation, with lounge, kitchen and dining areas and a bedroom downstairs with two more bedrooms on a mezzanine level - ideal for groups or families! The Lodge is tucked away on our farm, it has a great private BBQ area and a huge dining table. Hang out around the open fire place, play the XBOX, listen to music, choose from over 100 DVD titles or walk around the 31 acre organic farm.

Close to all the tourism highlights of the Otways. Waterfalls and Lakes just up the road and Beaches, cafes and Apollo Bay shopping just a short drive away! Forrest is fast becoming home to many mountain bike tracks. There is something for everyone challenging, just enough to get a bit of a sweat up or serne and peaceful. Take it at your pace.

Barramunga sits high atop Victoria's Otway Ranges and is endowed with some of the most magestic views of the Otways. It's here that you'll be able to experience some real Otway's hinterland magic. Towering gum trees, Otways forest, dense fern gullies and of course mystical Lake Elizabeth where you can get up close and personal to that almost mythical creature - the platypus! - Top of the Otways is set on a magnificent 31 acre farm, home to our sheep, lambs, chooks and piggies. Many of our animals are children-friendly if your kids want to feed them with us or play with them. The rear of the property provides walking access to the delightful Otway Forest Park Native birds abound, kangaroos, echidnas and koalas occasionally visit.

RATES

Top of the Otways Country Cottage

Off Peak - From May 1st – Dec 1st

Prices based for 2 people, min two night stay on weekends and mi three nights on public holidays

1 night available mid week Mon - Thurs only: $170

2 night: $240

3 night: $310

4 nights $410

5 nights: $510

6 nights: $610

1 week deal ( 7 days ): $650

Additional persons: $25 per person per additional night

Peak - From December 1st – May 1st. & Public Holidays

Prices based for 2 people - min two night stay on weekends and min three nights on public holidays

1 night available mid week Mon - Thurs only: $190

2 night: $260

3 night: $340

4 nights $450

5 nights: $560

6 nights: $670

1 week deal (7 days): $760

Additional persons: $25 per person per additional night

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More Details

Owner
Celine & Josh
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
16 June, 2018

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge rental in Barramunga, Australia

Property Type:
  • lodge
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill

Reviews

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Top of the Otways - The Nature Lodge
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 18 reviews
Hoppers Crossing, Victoria, Australia
5

Peaceful and relaxing location

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying here at the Nature Lodge, and it seems to be getting better and better. We have 4 children which are older now, and space again wasn't an issue. We were comfortable and relaxed . We stayed here this summer for 8 days and it was a great base for us to get around and do our sight seeing of the GOR and the surrounding towns etc...Again the peacefulness and tranquility of the location was our favourite aspect of staying here. We loved having a cuppa and watching the sunset with the beautiful views of the Otways in our backyard. We thankyou Josh and Celine for the hospitality and making us feel so welcome ...especially the kids whom grew very fond of Josh . We hope to see you guys soon.

  • Review Submitted: 28/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Far from the maddening crowd

  • 5 of 5

We spent several days using top of the otways as our base for riding the trails and dropping down to the beach for a swim. The place was basic but value for money.

  • Review Submitted: 01/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ottway national Park
5

So peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We had such a lovely time so beautiful and relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: 03/12/2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Nice place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Very nice place, cosy house and beautiful surroundings. Kids loved bush walks in the rain and friendly pet sheeps. We'll come back for sure.

  • Review Submitted: 21/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent winter retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here!

Excellent location - right in heart of rainforest. Peaceful but close enough to town for a quick trip to the brewery for a meal.

  • Review Submitted: 03/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

A great retreat

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a lovely winter break at Top of the Otways. Our kids enjoyed feeding the animals with Tysoe and getting muddy. We will definitley visit again. Thanks

  • Review Submitted: 02/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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