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The Diggers Store B&B: self contained 1850s stable

Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Castlemaine, Victoria
A unique Goldfields experience! Stay in a self contained, authentically converted 1850s stable, just a few minutes from Castlemaine.

The Diggers Store offers a unique Goldfields experience in a converted 1850s stable, set behind an old gold-mining supplies store. Interesting artifacts from the Gold-Rush period and vintage detailing throughout, alongside modern-day comforts, ensure a comfortable and curious stay.

The self-contained converted stable sits behind the main house, offering privacy, and comfort nestled within a sweet country garden setting with a small fruit tree orchard, a kitchen garden, heritage rose bushes galore, a 60 year old grapevine canopy, and a small brood of hens.

A perfect romantic getaway spot, or a cosy trip away for a small family, the converted stable has sleeping options for up to four people in the upstair...
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Listing #FKN2587809
About the Owner
Tina H
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2013
Interaction with guests
Alex, Tina, and Odetta live in a separate house at the front of the property. They will meet and greet you when you arrive, show you around the place, and then leave you to it. The Diggers Store B&B and property are there for you to enjoy.
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Love this place! A gorgeously renovated 1850s stable, with a beautiful garden and everything we needed for a wonderful stay including a well equipped kitchen, vinyl records, comfy couches, a warm fire, books, and games. Would definitely recommend to other travellers.

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank blamblamblam99
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Tina and Alex were lovely hosts. They've put a lot of love into the space - filled with lovely vintage bits and pieces. It was comfortable, clean, and had everything we needed for the weekend. Our hosts were very friendly upon arrival and didn't mind...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank 9999sarah9999
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

We loved this converted stable so much! So much attention to detail. We adored the furnishings. The hosts were friendly, communicative, and always available. The breakfast provisions were something else! With house-made sourdough, organic eggs, and the best granola we ever had! We had absolutely...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank 1984Brendan1984
  • Air Conditioning
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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