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Fireside winter lounge room: plasma TV, mod record player, docking station, ducted heating, opening out onto a separate balcony where, on a cloudless night, look up to bask in 100s of starsBedroom 1 opens onto its own private balcony
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Daylesford & the Lake @ doorstep

Nicola

Daylesford & the Lake @ doorstep

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean7 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Set amongst beautiful private grounds of apple, peach, wattle and plum trees, only 1 minute stroll to stunning Lake Daylesford, and 5 minutes walk to the main street hub of Daylesford, Asterion (ruler of the stars) is a find for those seeking rest and relaxation in glorious spa town charm, comfort and style with all mod cons including good quality docking station, wide screen TV, dishwasher, washing/dryer combo, ducted heating, open fireplace and ultimate privacy for your spa retreat holiday away. If visiting with more than a couple, the bedrooms are located at either end of the house for privacy and time-out.

Polished floor boards throughout this stylish, 2 bedroom 1931 cottage, with open fireplace, ducted heating throughout, including three separate self-contained balconies for time out and contemplation. A large wooden kitchen table for writing, reading and entertaining. The kitchen opens through french doors onto a private mini orchard garden where the Sun sets over magnificent fruit and wattle trees with bird song.

Nestled next to Australian bush and Lake Daylesford itself, native bird watching in the garden is delightful and easy. Walk to Lake Daylesford at the end of the street or up to the main road, Vincent Street, for limitless local cuisine and lattes, and watch the world go by in this movie set- country town paradise.

And, of course, on a cloudless night, the star viewing from the backyard of Asterion is glorious!

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Dryer
Indoor fireplace
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules

No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock

Availability

136 Reviews

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Cleanliness
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Peter User Profile
Peter
June 2018
Great location, cosy fireplace in Winter. For those looking to bring your four legged family members note the back yard is not enclosed though.
Jessica User Profile
Jessica
May 2018
Quirky, comfortable, close to everything and so reasonably priced. We loved Nicolas place. Highly highly recommend. We’ll be back.
Catrin User Profile
Catrin
May 2018
We really enjoyed our stay in Daylesford at Nicola's place - although the weather was cold and wet the hospitality was warm and engaging - and the house has plenty of heating so no need to worry about that either! :) Sheets and towels were lovely quality and lots of interesting d…
Samantha User Profile
Samantha
May 2018
Very comfortable quiet space a stone's throw from town. A lovely space, very comfortable for a weekend away. Full of interesting touches, like seed for native birds in the back yard, old vinyl jazz records, loads of interesting books, an open fire place and musical instruments (p…
Mark User Profile
Mark
April 2018
Great cottage in a prime location. Communication was superb. Would highly recommend.
Kylie User Profile
Kylie
April 2018
Nicola's place is perfect, cosy, comfortable and convenient. Communication prior to arrival was excellent. I would stay at Nicola's again in a heartbeat :)
Nikki User Profile
Nikki
April 2018
Nicola was an excellent host. The house was accurately described, very close to the town and lake, and very clean. Definitely stay again!

Hosted by Nicola

Melbourne, AustraliaJoined in May 2011
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161 Reviews
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Current favourite travel destination: Italia! As a host my cottage is a colourful, comfortable, clean retreat where I hope you'll get some R&R as well as enjoying the countryside international flavours that are Daylesford. I'm happy to assist you with any questions you may have…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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