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Planetrees Lodge (4 bedrooms) and Romantic Arts Suite - Planetrees Estate

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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Stanley, Victoria
Planetrees Estate is a rare find for those seeking a truly special break away.
Beautifully appointed, luxury accommodation is set within a magnificent, five-acre European-style garden at the foothills of Victoria’s High Country, just 8kms from the historic Beechworth and central to Victoria’s coveted NE wine and gourmet food region.

Stylish and sensitively conceived it is a realisation of the vision of the passionate architect owner. Choose between a self-catering experience in a unique log-and-earth, eco-Lodge that sleeps up to 8 – 10 or the romantic Artists’ Suite that is perfect for two (up to four), located within a Tuscan-styled villa featuring cathedral ceilings, exposed beams and lavish furnishings.

The garden showcases a 16m natural swimming pool set within a lily-covered lake, giant chess, bocci court, 350 trees, an array o...
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Listing #HL5489294
About the Owner
Genevieve M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
Interaction with guests
The size of the Estate and the extent of garden planting provides plenty of protected spaces for all to retreat to enjoy privacy and tranquility. The owner/creator of Planetrees, Genevieve, lives in a house about 100m from the Lodge, in another part of the garden. Your key is left in a key lock box at your accommodation so you can gain access at your convenience after check-in time. Genevieve or one of the housekeepers will come to greet you when you are settled in, answer questions and offer seasonal fruits and vegetables from the garden when they are available. You are then left to make the most of this special place and the region. You will have a number to ring if your require assistance during your stay.
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Just spent the weekend here with four friends and our adult daughter to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. It was brilliant. A real wow factor as soon as you walk in. The house is beautifully presented with all the features you might hope for. The...More

Thank russell270
Management response:Responded 25 February 2018

It was a great pleasure to host Sue and her family and friends for their anniversary weekend. I am delighted that you were comfortable and that you had all that you desired to make this a special weekend. In response to you comments regarding the...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Planetrees Lodge has everything for the perfect family break with a superb pool set in a lovely garden. There are lots of activities in & around Lodge for young & old from boules to outdoor chess & there are many cycle paths close by. The...More

Thank Skate_13
Management response:Responded 17 January 2018

Thank you for your appreciation. It was a delight to host your lovely family. I look forward to welcome you another time soon ! Best wishes. Genevieve

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

What a wonderful place to stay and unwind. Beautifully appointed accommodation, well equipped but oh the garden........gorgeous. A clean house with quality linen and comfy beds. Little extras in the kitchen very helpful.....foil, cling wrap, oil, sauces.....much appreciated. So much thought and work has gone...More

Thank cookie077
Management response:Responded 3 January 2018

Thank you for this wonderful appreciation of Planetrees. It is always my great pleasure to see my guests making the most of the facilities and enjoying the comfort, peace and green luxury. It was my absolute pleasure to meet you and to host your group....More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Kings
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Beechworth is within a half hour drive to some of Australia's finest wine and gourmet food producing regions including King Valley, Milawa, Beechworth itself, Rutherglen and Chiltern. Beechworth boasts a two hat restaurant, fine pubs, an artisan brewery and many other sophisticated dining experiences. Stanley also has a renowned pub jus t10 minutes walk from Planetrees Lodge. The area is also rich with a network of historic gold towns and well preserved cultural heritage. There is a festival someone near almost every weekend. Music plays a strong role presenting jazz, Celtic, country music and even Opera in the Alps.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Albury is the closest airport - offering Qantas, Virgin and Regional Express flights: 35.0 km
Beechworth/ Stanley is a short (1 hour) flight from Sydney followed by a 40 minute picturesque drive up to the high country and Beechworth/Stanley. Qantas, Virgin and Regional Express fly from Sydney to Albury. Regional Express flies from Melbourne. There are many car hire companies in Albury Airport.
Driving from Melbourne we are 3.5 hours door to door via the Hume Highway, exit Wangaratta. Break the journey at 1.5 hours to visit Fowles Winery for delicious lunch or coffee - just before the Avenel intersection. It is well signposted.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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