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Grampians Pioneer Cottages

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in brick cottage, and had the experience on setting up the traditional fire-woods with chimney. because we felt cold for the day, we turn on the heater and also set up the fire. the whole cottage was warmth and cozy! Reminder for all who are going to this cottage, nearby places that serves dinner closes before 830pm. there's...

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Yan. Thank you for your review and its great to hear that you enjoyed our open fireplaces which lend our cottages a special feel. Also the tip about the local restaurants closing time which people need to be aware about. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Cheers, Aidan, Corinne & Anna. The Grampians Pioneer Cottages Team

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked the Pioneer cottages as a treat for my Mum on our Melbourne, Great Ocean Road and Grampians tiki tour this summer ...and it was everything I had hoped for and more. Mum was blown away!! We stayed in Redgum Log Cottage and absolutely loved it - so authentic. We spent most of the evening, with a glass of...

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Lucy. Thank you for excellent review and we are really glad that you and your mum enjoyed your stay with us. As always it's great to hear that you loved the ambiance of the cottages, and the unique setting. Thank's again and we hope to see you again in the future. Cheers, Aidan, Corinne and Anna. The Grampians Pioneer...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This property is breathtaking. The redgum cottage is nice and cosy. Access to fire wood to keep you feeling nice and warm on those cold nights. Waking up to awe inspiring views with grazing kangaroos and emus every morning was incredible. A+ for friendly staff and service

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Melody, thank you for taking the time to review your stay and we are really happy you and your friends enjoyed your stay here. Also a big thank you for the shelter which is now a new addition to the serenity walk. Cheers. Aidan, Corinne & Anna, the Grampians Pioneer Cottage Team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stone Cottage was a fantastic place to stay, the setting is picturesque there is an awesome array of wildlife and birds, the cottage is full of character and charm, very clean and comfortable. Corinne and Aidan were great hosts. We had a relaxing stay and look forward to visiting again. Highly recommend.

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Sheriden, Thank you for your wonderful review and as always we are really happy when people enjoy their stay with us. As you mentioned the wildlife surrounding the cottages just adds the atmosphere here at the Grampians Pioneer Cottages. We look forward to your return. Cheers. Aidan, Corinne & Anna

Jupiter, Florida
Reviewed 17 April 2017

What a wonderful experience staying at the terrific Pioneer Cottages owned by Aiden and Corrine. We stayed in the Log Cabin which very spacious. Wonderful kitchen if you wish to cook in - just bring your food - the cottage is stocked with all the cooking pots and pans, toaster, etc you will need. The comfortable living room has a...

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your truly wonderful review. As you mentioned the cottages are fully equipped and provide our guests with all the essentials they might need during a stay. Also glad that you enjoyed the numerous kangaroos that call the Pioneer Cottages home. It really is a pleasure to hear from people who have enjoyed their stay with...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We loved this property and these cottages. I would have to say that it was probably our favourites out of all of our stays while in Australia. All of the 4 cottages are different yet each has its own charm. It's great to stay in a place where the owners have taken great care to create a comfortable stay. We...

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Hotelbaudin Thank you for your wonderful review and it's always great to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay. The cottages are a great place for a group bookings, family reunions or birthday gatherings. And as you mentioned the common BBQ area is a great place for relaxing with food and a good wine and watching the sunset....

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Loved our Stone cottage, it had everything you needed, could not fault anything. Just disappointed it didn't get cold enough to have an open fire. Lots of wildlife around the cottages and some lovely chooks wandering around. Very quiet most of the time, some animal noises from the Zoo next door, which didn't bother us at all and it was...

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Dydee Thank you for your wonderful review and its great to hear that you enjoyed all that we have to offer here at the Grampians Pioneer Cottages, including the animals next store in the Zoo! As you stated, the BBQ area is a great spot, where you can watch the sunset whilst in company of the local kangaroos. Cheers,...

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

An unbelievable place views , wildlife chickens even noises from the zoo next door. I cannot believe the owners and their families wake up to this every day they are living the dream (in my opinion ).I would recommend this to family gatherings wanting a place with space yet still close.

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Michael for your excellent review. I can't really disagree with you about living the dream, it really is a special place to wake up here everyday to the views that we have. Robert the previous owner/builder of the Cottages made it all possible for us to continue his dream. We certainly welcome family groups and believe it's a...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Our overnight stay in the Stone Cottage was a highlight of our road trip between Adelaide and Melbourne. The location and views are magnificent. The cottage was just what we expected - a faithful recreation of a pioneer cottage but with some modern home-comforts and retro design elements. It had the delightful effect of making us feel half our ages!...

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Soloilsole for your in-depth and wonderful review. I believe you have summed up in your own words what we hope is the experience for all our guests staying here at the Grampians Pioneer Cottages. It always make us happy to hear that people have enjoyed their time with us, part of the pleasure of owning a business like...

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

A totally relaxing weekend spent here. An open fire and lovely views. Very tranquil with wildlife abounding. A very rustic but comfortable house. Only slight down side is uncomfortable lounge. All amenities good.

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Aidan62, Owner at Grampians Pioneer Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, so glad to hear you had a relaxing weekend. The good news is we are in the process of updating the lounge suites, so hopefully the next time you stay you will find it a little more comfortable. Thanks again, hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, The team @ Grampians Pioneer Cottages

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful views, kangaroos grazing at your doorstep, and cuddling up by the open log fire, all help create the dream of your romantic Grampians getaway. 'Grampians Pioneer Cottages' is a natural country retreat where you stay in self-contained cottages uniquely built from Australian and New Zealand reclaimed timbers, stone, mudbrick, corrugated iron and 100 year old redbricks. You have the choice of the Redgum Log, Redbrick, Mudbrick or Stone Cottages, all individually secluded in bushland on 60 acres overlooking the Grampians mountain range, providing you the ideal place to relax and re-vitalise your energies. The Stone Cottage is wheel-chair friendly & all offer modern facilities including open log fire and air-conditioning to help you truly relax and enjoy your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grampians Pioneer Cottages

Address: Birdswing Road | off Halls Gap-Pomonal Road, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Halls Gap
Price Range: $183 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grampians Pioneer Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Redgum Log cottage -awesome”
lucyroary, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“All of the cottages are thoughtfully decorated. One of them is accessible for people with mobility issues.”
hotelbaudin2000, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Stone Cottage is at the end of the track, so slightly set apart from the others, and with magnificent views of the ranges.”
soloilsole, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Great views from all rooms”
Scorpio2415, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Mudbrick and Redgum enjoy a sunrise experience, where redgum and stone have sunset and amazing view. Go for Redgum.”
HansB23, 13 May 2016 | Read review
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