The SpaceNOTE: Booking rates are for 2 adults and up to 3 children stay FREE. Additional adults or children add additional guests to booking or feel free to enquire for more information. (Portacot available- so sleeps 10!)
Willipe Farm Getaway: Dog-friendly accom
Our 55 acre farm stay property is perfect for an inexpensive getaway for two couples or a family. It's quiet, off the main road. We have diverse birdlife to listen to and see. The 11 paddocks with water troughs are fully-fenced with electric fencing, to keep our 10 sweet young inquisitive cows safely contained. Large fully-fenced yard suitable for dogs. Guest Access-There are 2 bedrooms set up for guests, King-sized and Queen-sized beds,
-Safe, fully-fenced backyard with large netted trampoline.
-There is large garden space, and adult and children's gumboots available for roaming farm tracks.
-Dog-friendly, large fenced yard, also plenty of room for the dog/s to run around off lead with their owners on farm driveway and down the paddocks. Why pay $23/day for a kennel when you can bring your dog/s with you?
-Gym equipment and stair walker.
-Portacot with linen, highchair.
-For comfort there is a split system air-conditioner (for hot/cold) in lounge, ceiling fans and heaters available for the bedrooms. A fireplace in the kitchen- subject to fire bans. Interaction with GuestsWe are contactable by sms/mobile phone during your stay. The NeighborhoodBeing in the heart of dairy country, our closest neighbours are both dairy farms, so cows aplenty nearby. It is lush and green, with paddocks and cypress windbreaks, full of birdlife, quiet but for the odd tractor, but close enough to get groceries. Getting AroundOur farm-stay property is easy to find by car. Geelong is 1 hour east(99km), Warrnambool 1 hour 24 mins west (111km), and Melbourne is 2 hours north-east of "Willipe." (173km) We are 77kms north of Lorne on the Great Ocean Road. Unfortunately there is no public transport to our farm, but part of it's charm is it's situation along a quiet dirt road. (Accessable by 2WD vehicles even during rainy times) Other Things to Note-Amazing star-gazing
-Telephone service for Optus and Vodaphone is limited to the front driveway of the property, however Telstra customers can enjoy full coverage. We have no wifi service, it is a getaway - Remember!
-Colac, our nearest town, (22km) an easy 20 minutes drive from the property has a cinema, 3 supermarkets, Target Country, along with many little cafe's, gift shops & trendy eateries. It also has a tourist information office for local sites, and an information folder in the house may help.
Please be aware: This is our 4 bedroom weekend home which 2 rooms are set up for guests and 2 bedrooms set up for us- with clothes in the cupboard and books on our bedside tables! We are absent during your stay. Please don't be offended that we have condiments in the fridge, food in the freezer and pantry - feel free to use these items but please replace them if you do.
-Self-serve breakfast is provided - there are five types of cereal in the pantry, Powdered Milk in the pantry, bread in the freezer for your use during your stay - help yourself to spreads in the fridge/pantry. Tea, Coffee, Chocolate Powder, Sugar, Sweetener provided. Simple instructions are in the kitchen.
-With Planning the whole house can be turned over to guests, (with King-sized bed in one room, and 3 single beds in another) totalling room for 9.
-If you cannot make the TV channels work, there is a big selection of DVD's.