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Butterfly Farm B&B

Great Ocean Road, Nirranda, Victoria 3268 Australia
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Butterfly Farm is a restful haven for holidaymakers, or a cosy romantic retreat. Close to Shipwreck Coast and the Great Ocean Road attractions, including Childers Cove, the 12 Apostles, Bay of Islands, Peterborough, Port Campbell, Timboon Farmhouse Cheeses, the Otway Fly Tree Top Walk, Whale Watching and within easy driving distance to Port Fairy and Warrnambool. What began as a humble farmhouse is now a delightful homestead, full of character. Butterfly Farm has been a labour of love for us and you will enjoy your stay with us as much as we do at Butterfly Farm. Singles, couples, families and small groups are welcome. Verandahs surround Butterfly Farm and these are always a feature of Australian homes for just sitting, relaxing and watching the day go by. Delicious country style breakfast is included in the tariff and is served in a redgum kitchen looking across the garden from a bay window. Tea & coffee facilities together with orange juice and homemade cookies are provided. Butterfly Farm has 2 B&B areas and can sleep up to a total of 7 persons. B&B 1 offers privacy and a cosy retreat full of character. It has its own entrance, private lounge room, en-suite and the bedroom has a QS 4 poster bed and a single bed. There is also a leather fold out couch, the size of a double bed with an inner spring mattress, in the lounge room and there are large double doors that can separate the lounge room from the bedroom. This area can sleep up to 5 persons. B&B 2 offers space and the comforts of home. It has a QS bed and the bedroom has french doors onto a private veranda. It has a foyer, private bathroom and adjacent lounge room with an entertainment system. Can sleep up to 2 persons.
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Great Ocean Road, Nirranda, Victoria 3268 Australia
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Christine N wrote a review Jan 2020
36 contributions12 helpful votes
A beautifully restored Edwardian home with comfortable bedroom and ensuite plus lovely veranda. Host Karen was friendly and helpful, providing local advice and a delicious breakfast. We were sorry we had only booked one night. A peaceful haven along the Great Ocean Road for an affordable price.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Mary M wrote a review Oct 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
The Butterfly Farm is a beautiful, peaceful location. The hosts were very welcoming and very knowledgeable of the area. Breakfast was amazing as was everything about the homestead. The amenities were extremely clean and cosy. I would thoroughly recommend this B & B to everyone. Safe, secure and a delight to come back to after a long day sightseeing. Thank you Karen & John for creating an idyllic haven for travellers. It is certainly a credit to you both.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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The_fotobug wrote a review Oct 2019
Palm Harbor, Florida182 contributions65 helpful votes
Lovely and friendly couple run this nice and quiet B&B near the Great Ocean Road in Australia. Highly recommended - great breakfast and really enjoyed our stay! Would absolutely stay here again! Country charm and off the beaten path - what is there NOT to like!
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Date of stay: April 2019
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Archipeligo wrote a review Jun 2019
Little Bay, Australia375 contributions110 helpful votes
Well maintained beautiful character property. Karen the host met me on arrival. It was a cold night. She had turned on the electric blankets prior to my arrival, and pre heated the room, the heating in the room was on. I was not cold at all in the night. Fridge in the room with free water, juice and milk and two treats. Had a nice bath in the free standing tub. Bathroom had heat lamps and plenty of hot water for bath and shower. Bath filled quickly. In the morning, very nice English style breakfast cooked also cereal, yoghurt, fresh fruit salad, toast served. Karen gave me a map with some extras stops and options I hadn’t thought about. Very nice stay, exactly as described. Very homely.
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Date of stay: June 2019
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Michelle R wrote a review Mar 2019
Engadine, Australia174 contributions44 helpful votes
My husband and I stayed for a couple of days. Karen and John made us very welcome and made the best brekkies. We were only 15 minutes out of Port Campbell and Warnambool but were far enough away from crowds and it was lovely and peaceful. Will definitely come back for another stay in the future.
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Date of stay: March 2019
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Frequently Asked Questions about Butterfly Farm B&B
Which popular attractions are close to Butterfly Farm B&B?
Nearby attractions include Childer's Cove (7.8 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Butterfly Farm B&B?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, free parking, and a tennis court.
What food & drink options are available at Butterfly Farm B&B?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Butterfly Farm B&B?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.