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MillDuck StrawBale B&B

Nestled snugly within Harcourt's granite hills, with breathtaking views of the Sedgwick ranges, lies MillDuck, a Fully Self Contained, secluded, StrawBale retreat, central to Castlemaine, Bendigo & Maldon. Discerning guests appreciate the cozy atmosphere created by the spa & fire, along with the old world, rustic charm on this 35 acre property. Noon check out. It's the place to escape the crowds & experience a unique piece of heaven!Top Ten B&Bs in Victoria - Sunday Age. Discover this luxury Getaway for yourself!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Tullamarine Airport98 km
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All reviews fresh eggs relaxing weekend wood fire thought of everything central victoria stayed for nights beautiful property little extras great hosts stayed longer spa bath rolling hills anzac biscuits stunning views free range hens every direction baby alpaca
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Ada & Prue have thought of everything on this beautiful property, including seats to take in the amazingly serene views in every direction, the garden, the chickens, the birds and the very cute alpacas. We also enjoyed the very ample breakfast provisions and the little...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Wander670141
Response from BigUgs, Owner at MillDuck StrawBale B&BResponded 26 October 2018

Thanks very much Gloria, we are please you enjoyed your time here. All the best ...ada

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I chose this place hoping for a serene place with a great view. That's exactly what we got. Nicest place I have ever stayed. Great hosts, nothing was too much trouble. Great place to work out the legs as well. Sunrises were very majestic. Overall,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank belindaseymour
Response from BigUgs, Owner at MillDuck StrawBale B&BResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks Belinda, we're glad you had some R & R while @ "MillDuck" ... as well as exercise walking to the lookout :) ... ada

Reviewed 3 September 2018

On our way to this venue, we wondered if we'd ever reach it as it seemed so far and so isolated - 20 km from Castlemaine and Bendigo and 25 km from Maldon in the middle of Victoria. When we did arrive, we couldn't say...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank johnmH8309AC
Response from BigUgs, Owner at MillDuck StrawBale B&BResponded 4 September 2018

Thanks very much for your review John. When you're travelling on non familiar, windy roads, through the hills to get here, it can seem like you're never going to reach the destination, although in reality, we're only 15 mins off the Calder Hwy & 20...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights, and had a wonderful experience. The breakfast is cook for yourself, but the range of food available for your breakfast is fantastic. The eggs are even sourced from their own free-range hens. Ada was extremely welcoming and...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Catherine C
Response from BigUgs, Owner at MillDuck StrawBale B&BResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you Catherine. Private response sent.

Reviewed 8 May 2018

From the moment we arrived everything was perfect. We were looking for a weekend getaway to somewhere secluded and unwind and this was the perfect place. The views are spectacular - even from lying in bed! Plus there is a huge spa bath with an...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank 89bethh
Response from BigUgs, Owner at MillDuck StrawBale B&BResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you. Private response sent.

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"As this lovely domain is so far from everything else, you'll need to bring your own food for dinner and..."
2 Sep. 2018
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"amazing views"
8 May 2018
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"There are only two rooms available - hence the peace!"
9 Apr. 2018
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"Mt Alexander unit has fabulous views and a private little BBQ area."
5 Mar. 2018
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AustraliaVictoriaGreater BendigoHarcourt North
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