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Meadows Farm Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

If you are looking for a peaceful retreat near Apollo Bay, then Meadows Farm Cottage is a perfect place to stay. Adjacent to the Otways National Park, Meadows Farm is a working beef property of rolling pastures intermingled with native temperate rainforest. The forest is dominated by Blackwood, Myrtle Beech and Eucalypt trees and is lined with picturesque gullies with tall tree ferns.


Please note that pets are not allowed and the property is not suitable for children under the age of 5 years.

Located in a quiet forested area, the comfortable self contained cottage is set in its own garden with views of the trees and gullies.

The cottage has 2 carpeted bedrooms, one with a double bed the other with 2 single beds. Bed linen is provided. Towels are not supplied.

The living area has satellite TV with inbuilt DVD player, cooking facilities -a full sized stove and microwave, fridge and a wood burning stove (firewood supplied).

There is a separate shower room and a laundry.

Outside, a deck, BBQ and outdoor setting overlooks a private garden with extensive forest views. King parrots, Rosellas, Gang- Gangs, Eastern Spinebills and wild ducks are frequent visitors. Occasionally koalas, echidnas, wallabys and eagles can be seen.


The cottage is close to all the tourist attractions of the Great 0cean Road, being only 20 minutes from Skenes Creek beach and 25 minutes from the shops, restaurants and cafes of Apollo Bay.

Forrest township with 90 km of mountain bike tracks is also only 20 minutes away. Turtons Track tourist road providing a scenic drive to Beechforest and the Otway Fly, is close by.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
21 January, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Tanybryn, Australia

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 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
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 large double bed
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Outdoor Grill
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Meadows Farm Cottage
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
Otways, Great Ocean Road

A holiday never to be forgotten

  • 5 of 5

On arrival we were greeted with a warm fire and even warmer hospitality. Thus begun the ideal family holiday. Our ten and eleven year old sons enjoyed four days of feeding calves, exploring bushland and discovering glow worms, (thanks Gwyn for the guided tour). Our secluded location was close enough to easily explore all the Great Ocean Road has to offer, yet far enough to enjoy the tranquility of the farm. Our hosts Gwyn and Dianne couldn't have been more helpful and inviting, from home made brownies and fresh blueberries to inviting our sons to help with farm chores daily. We highly recommend a stay at Meadow Farm Cottage.

  • Review Submitted: 13/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Excellent place

  • 5 of 5

This great cottage on a beautiful farm was such a nice retreat from the hustle and bustle yet close enough to nearby towns and beaches for exploring. The cottage had everything we needed. The owners were wonderful and even went out of their way to make our stay a special experience for us and our daughter. (She is still asking when she can go and see the dog and calves again.)

Would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 19/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia


  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to this wonderfully relaxing place. The hospitality of Gwyn and Diane is second to none. Highly recommend....

  • Review Submitted: 26/02/2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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A wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the cottage which is in a superb, peaceful location in the hills, yet convenient for sightseeing on the coast and inland. The cottage itself is clean and very comfortable and the hosts could not have been more generous and welcoming.

  • Review Submitted: 25/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hello Roger and Claire, It was good to meet you, if only briefly. We hope the rest of your holiday in Oz and New Zealand is all you would wish it to be. Best wishes, Dianne and Gwyn
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Thoroughly recommended

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week staying at the farm. Its far enough from everything to make you feel you are in the middle of nowhere - but close enough not to feel isolated. Walking around the farm, feeding the birds and just relaxing in a beautiful setting. We would recommend it to anyone who needs their battery recharged.

  • Review Submitted: 11/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


  • 5 of 5

Our stay was so lovely and peaceful. The farm is beautiful, the scenery is spectacular and the hosts were warm and welcoming. The cottage was clean and cosy and we were welcomed with freshly made scones. We loved it.

  • Review Submitted: 23/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Other Activities:

Otway National Park, Great Oce


Rates & Availability


  • 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

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