Hopkins River Homestead, WiFi, Linen, Fireplace, River,Spa Bath104 Tooram Road , Allansford, VIC 3277, Australia
About this listing
Enjoy the serenity and tranquillity of this reproduction federation homestead overlooking the historic Hopkins River, it is on 10 acres of land! This grand home has years of history and many stories within its walls. It has old world charm with the modern comforts of today’s living including unlimited NBN WiFi, plus linen and towels supplied.
4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, sleeping 10. All rooms capture the true essence of the surrounding nature. Open wood log fires in the lounge and family rooms.
Tooram Rd, Allansford via Warrnambool, Vic, 3277
The perfect family retreat. Enjoy being warmed by the open fire in the two living areas, just don’t forget to bring some marshmallows to enjoy. There is also air conditioning and ceiling fans in the living area plus oil heaters in each room. Take your relaxation to the next level with enjoying a spa bath, perhaps with a glass of champagne.
The kitchen is impressive with a huge 5 burner gas stove, oven and coffee machine. Don’t worry after doing a big cook up as there’s a powerful dishwasher to take care of the washing up.
Relax on the verandah and observe the activities of our resident platypus colony, or perhaps try a spot of fishing by the river, without even leaving the home. Don’t miss the chance to explore Warnambool’s beautiful parks and beaches along with one of the many bike and walking trails, for every age and ability. Bring your bikes and circle Lake Pertobe, check out the views along the Promenade linking to the historic breakwater or ride to the whale nursery at Logans Beach. It’s a cyclist’s paradise!
It is located at the end of the Great Ocean Road within minutes of Warrnambool, beaches, whale viewing, and 30 minutes from the 12 Apostles coastal park.
Renovating, relocating, between house sales? We would welcome you for stays of up to 3 months. Contact us via the Host button to discuss monthly or long term stays.
Nespresso Breville Creatista Plus coffee machine, air conditioning and oil heaters, ceiling fans. Sa bath, full laundry with washing machine and clothes dryer, iron and ironing board. Flat screen Smart TV, DVD Player, CD Player, double lock up garage, barbecue, hairdryer.
Bedroom Configuration. Linen and Towels supplied
Bedroom 1 – Queen Bed
Bedroom 2 – Queen Bed
Bedroom 3 – Two singles
Bedroom 4 – Double sofa bed and 2 trundle beds on request
Please request the following items to hire prior to your stay
• A porta cot and high chair: no charge but you must supply your own linen for the portacot.
Bathroom 1 – Spa bath, shower and Toilet
Bathroom 2 – Shower and Toilet
•Tower Hill Reserve – This reserve is nestled in a dormant volcano and nowadays is a beautiful haven for wildlife. 20 min drive away
•Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village by day and Shipwrecked! Sound and Laser Show by night – 10 min drive away
•Melbourne CBD: 255 km, 3 hour drive
You can get to Warrnambool from Melbourne via V/Line at Southern Cross Train Station, it takes 3.5 hours.
Warrnambool Train station is 13km, 14min drive from Hopkins River Homestead.
Our rates are based on twin share, please let us know if you require more beds. Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed in advance. Please include all adults and children in your enquiry. Children over the age of 12 months will be charged an additional guest fee. If you have babies please advise their ages also.
Please note guests under the age of 24 must travel with a guest of 24 years of age or older. Guests are required to be at least 24 years of age to stay in our property on their own. Unless prior approval is given, guests not conforming to this policy, will result in Rejuvenate Stays denying access to the property and no refunds will be provided. We are happy to consider making exceptions so please contact us if you don’t fall within our age restrictions but would love to stay.
This is strictly a non-smoking property however you are permitted to smoke in the outdoor area.
No pets allowed.
Interaction with guests
We will not be present during your stay however if you need any help or have any questions we are contactable.
Hopkins River Local Produce- Don’t forget to check out some of the local’s favourite produce on offer:
The Meat Barn- 21 Scott Street Warrnambool.
The All Fresh Seafood Shop- 11/743 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool
There is also a range of activities for the whole family/group to enjoy. Where do we start?:
•Horse riding – Trail ride along the beach in Warrnambool with Rundell’s Mahogany Trail Rides
•Warrnambool golf club –Play a round of golf and enjoy a refreshing ale afterwards. Rated among Australia’s top 100 by Golf Digest.
•Fishing: Warrnambool has a broad range of recreational fishing opportunities ranging from freshwater fishing to estuarine and saltwater fishing in the bays, inlets and ocean.
•Cheese World – Home of the famous Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) Company. Visit Cheese World in Allansford for free tastings and to step back in time
•The Worn Gundidj Visitor Centre is worth checking out as it features cultural displays and locally-produced authentic Aboriginal Products.
Guests will have access to the whole property and outdoor area.
1. Identification of all guests to be sent upon request to Rejuvenate Stays via Airbnb prior to the access instructions sent out. If ID has not been received (if requested), we reserve the right not to send out access details.
2.Please call Rejuvenate Stays if you discover any issues within the first hour of check in so they can be checked and rectified if necessary.
3.Please note Rejuvenate Stays properties are all ‘non-smoking’ properties. If there has been smoking in a “non-smoking room” you may incur a cleaning surcharge being added to your account.
4.Please switch lights, air con, fans or heating OFF when not occupying the premises.
5.If you have additional guests who wish to stay please let us know as the number of guests should not exceed the number stated on the booking confirmation or subsequently agreed in writing or email. Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed in advance and for the use of additional bedrooms.
6.Please note we do not accept events or parties. Any disturbance to neighbours, including excessive noise, offensive and/or unruly behaviour, is prohibited and may result in termination of rental and loss of bond.
7.Guests are expected to behave in a manner, which is conducive to the safety, comfort and convenience of other guests surrounding the property. Only guests advised in the booking agreement are allowed on premises. Additional visitors by arrangement only
8.Please let us know if there are any breakages or items you notice that need repair. Even if it’s a glass we would appreciate you letting us know so that we can replace it for the next guests.
9.Checkout time is strictly 10:00am, unless prior arrangements have been made. If you would like to check out later or stay another night please contact us at Rejuvenate Stays and we would love to accommodate you.
10.Please ensure that all garbage is taken out and if you are there on bin collection day please put the bins out as we would greatly appreciate it. Let us know if this is not possible so we can advise our cleaners to assist with disposal.
11.Please wash and put away any dishes. If you found any crockery, cutlery etc to be unclean on arrival please leave it out for our cleaners to attend to with a little note thanks.
12.Please remove all linen from beds and place on end of bed. Please leave towels hanging up in the bathroom.
13.Please lock all windows and doors when departing.
14.Please ensure that the keys/remotes/fobs are left as instructed in your arrival instructions.
15. Any loss of keys, remotes, fobs and/or parking permits will incur a replacement and administration fine. Please refer to the property specific information for the cost involved.
16.Any breach of Rejuvenate Stays Terms and Conditions permits Rejuvenate Stays to refuse the key, or immediately terminate the occupancy with forfeiture of your rent. This includes any act or omission, which in the opinion of the Director Rejuvenate Stays, adversely effects or brings discredit upon the business, owner or other guests.
17. Minor Guest Policy
Guests Under the Age of 25 MUST travel with a guest of 25 years of age or older
Guests are required to be 25 years of age to stay in our property on their own. Guests not conforming to this policy, unless prior approval is given, will result in denying access to the property and no refunds will be provided.
We are happy to consider making exceptions so please contact us if you fall within this age restriction but would love to stay with us.
18. Pets Policy ( For Properties Applicable only)
Please refer to our terms and conditions or our property description for more information regarding our pet’s policy.
19. Maintenance Issues:
We do our best to attend to all maintenance issues as and when we are notified during typical work hours. However, please note if you contact us over the weekend from Friday 4pm – Monday 10am we will not be able to organise a call out. We will still be contactable over this period for emergencies only.
Outside work hours (after 4:00 pm – before 9 am Monday-Friday )
We will do our best to respond to all request of repairs within 24 hours and organise a tradesperson within work hours.
We can’t compensate any guests who request repairs/callouts during the above timeframes as it is very difficult to source tradespeople during the above mentioned hours.
Office hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday and 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday. An email or text out of these hours is the best form of contact.
Office contact during business hours
03 9505 7999 03 9133 5567
After hours emergencies
02 9195 2804
- Guests: 10
- Bedrooms: 4
- Beds: 7
- Bathrooms: 2
- Check-in After: 03:00 PM
- Check-out Before: 10:00 AM
- Type: House
- per night: $250
- Allow additional guests: No
- Cleaning fee: $480
- 1 Queen Bed
- 2 Single Bed
- 2 Single Bed
- 1 Sofa Bed
- 1 Queen Bed
- Air conditioning
- BBQ grill
- Bed linens
- Coffee maker
- Dishes and silverware
- Extra pillows and blankets
- Fire extinguisher
- Free parking on premises
- Garden or backyard
- Hair dryer
- High chair
- Hot water
- Indoor fireplace
- Laptop friendly workspace
- Long term stays allowed
- Pack ’n play/travel crib
- Patio or balcony
- Private entrance
- Single level home
- Smoke detector
- Suitable for children (2-12 years)
- Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
- Wireless Internet
Terms & rules
- Smoking allowed: No
- Pets allowed: No
- Party allowed: No
- Children allowed: Yes