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

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The 16m natural swimming pool
Luxury Lodge nr Beechworth
Relax on the bocci court
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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
14 guests
2 nights minimum
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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 lak...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 of gloriously planted garden “rooms” with many rare species and plenty of open space to kick the football. Planetrees expresses the marriage of designer luxury with pristine nature. This unparalleled retreat is tailored for groups of family, friends, colleagues and couples to melt away the pressures of daily life, to re-set the compass, re-energise, play and adventure, indulge your passions, and nurture your relationships. Quick Tour The Lodge, set out on two levels *, has generous open plan dining and living spaces and a fully fitting kitchen on ground level. A beautiful French timber table provides comfortable dining for 8 and outdoor covered dining for 10. The lounge area seats 8 comfortably on two sofas, two armchairs and has two extra ottomans. Four generous bedrooms (two on each level) provide 3 king beds and a queen bed. All the king beds can be split to make twin-share rooms. There are two additional quality fold out single beds that can be set up on the large upper landing between two bedrooms. There is also a cot in one of the king bedrooms. Each level has a full bathroom with toilet, shower and WC. There is a bath in the upper level bathroom, a third WC downstairs and a small laundry area. *The ground level doors provide for almost level access without using the main stairs. The Artists’ Suite provides level access and comprises three rooms; king bedroom, ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower and bath and a large living/dining room. A three-seater sofa and two arm chairs offer generous seating. There is a dining table for 4 and two optional fold out beds. The walls are hung with quality original artwork that is available for sale. Outdoor furniture is arranged on the terrace. The five-acre garden featuring a 16m pool, bocci court and giant chess are shared by all guests. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Attached (ensuite), 2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Genevieve M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
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Reviewed 2 February 2020 via mobile

We booked the lodge for a couple of families with kids and could not have been happier. The grounds on the property are exceptional and the Pool the best natural swimming pool we’ve ever been swimming in - ever..... If you’re looking for a safe...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank J_Peter777
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

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank russell270
Management response:Responded 26 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

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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

Date of stay: January 2018
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

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

Date of stay: January 2018
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

Reviewed 15 November 2017

But in this case they do - Planetrees is even more stunning than the photos show. Eight of us enjoyed a 5 day getaway at this beautiful location. Although we ventured out & about & enjoyed the sights, sounds & tastes of Stanley, Beechworth, Yackandandah...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank 301lesleyt
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Playground
Porch
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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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.
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