Comfortable couches and lots of cushions in 2 separate living rooms.Gourmet kitchen features  mobile butcher block,  double electric ovens, gas stovetop burners for the keen chef.
Lakeshore House, Daylesford…superb!

Entire home/apt

8 guests

4 bedrooms

7 beds
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Lakeshore House is rustically elegant with comfort & style., The lake laps at the back gate and you can stroll to gourmet & casual dining, boating & natural mineral springs. Daylesford's bustling hub for shopping needs and wants is a quick one minute drive. In a region renowned for its spa and massage retreats, other attractions include a sophisticated culinary, wine & festival scene. You can be as busy or laid back as you choose...

The space

A light and sunny spacious home with generously proportioned rooms invites groups & large family gatherings to enjoy a getaway that provides the opportunity to commune, retreat, explore or rest as desired. One of very few large capacity rental properties ( 4 bdrms. plus double sofabed for extra guests) sited directly ON THE LAKE. An easy 1/2 kilometre walk from the main hub of the Daylesford township facilities with boating, fishing, dining and bushwalking options only 100 metres from your accommodation.
Lakeshore House offers comfortable, smart furnishings with lots of cushions, games, books, DVD's… a delightful home away from home, cosy warm via hydronic heating and an open log fireplace in winter & air-conditioned in summer...a space where you can really unwind.

Guest access

Guests enjoy exclusive & private use of the entire house, huge garden with
mature trees,a bocce court, patio overlooking the lake with BBQ, up to date and very well equipped gourmet kitchen, full laundry, TV's with Foxtel, The back garden gate accesses the lake path leading to mineral springs, cafes kiddies playground & boat and pedal hire facilities.

Interaction with guests

Extensive information is provided to the guest prior to arrival. Ready access is encouraged by the owner for mobile or email contact during stay for quick resolution of issues or enquiries.

Other things to note

Delicious & generous first morning breakfast provisions welcome you allowing for a leisurely start to your stay. All linen is provided and beds specifically configured to your preference.
Ask Susan, the owner about the special for 3 night weekend rate.
Minimum stay 2 nights


The space
Bathrooms: 2.5
Bedrooms: 4
Beds: 7
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Security Deposit: 308
Weekly Discount: 17%
Weekend Price: 771 / night
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check in is anytime after 3PM

House guests are asked to respect the surrounding neighbourhood character, minimising noise ( especially after 10pm) as you would for your neighbours at home, leaving the property in the condition it was provided. Smoking restricted to outside only.
Sorry no pets.
No parties or events permitted without prior arrangement with Susan, extra fees may apply.


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 7 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.


Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

14 Reviews

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Dianne User Profile
June 2017
An amazing location on the lake. You can easily walk into town in 15 mins and it's a lovely scenic route. The house is set up to cater for couples or singles with zipper kings on the top level that can be made up as king or single and downstairs has its own sitting area with kitchenette, bathroom and large king room. A great log fire and we were left the perfect amount of wood. Susan's little touches like the beauty packs and fire set up to light were a very welcoming touch. Great place in Daylesford if you want a bit of luxury.

Jennifer User Profile
June 2017
Beautiful location and 4 lovely bedrooms with King beds prettily decorated. Owners supplied a Fantastic breakfast with organic eggs, juice, coffee. Bacon and a fresh loaf of bread and lovely jam. Walk to the Boathouse cafe and the Lakehouse restaurant. Stunning lake at your back door. Walk to waterfalls and stunning views of the countryside and lake.

Pam User Profile
April 2017
We spent 3 days here with another family for a reunion. It was a great house with excellent outdoor space. The kids were able to play outside while we supervised from the patio while enjoying a glass of wine. The house was very well equipped and Susan was an excellent host.
Susan User Profile
Response from Susan:
Hi Pam, We really appreciated your king remarks and your care of the house...ideal guests! Welcome back any time! Susan
April 2017

Nick User Profile
March 2017
In warmer months this is the perfect location on the lake's edge, near a perfect swimming area. Beautiful, big garden and Susan was a wonderful host. Very highly recommended!
Susan User Profile
Response from Susan:
HI Nick, We thank yo for your custom and are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Re the comment that the wifi is inaccurately reflected on the site I have just re-checked our listing and it currently correctly states that it is not available, so I am baffled by this. As it happens, we are currently in the process of installing wifi which is to be in place in the next 2 weeks and we will be changing the status of that on the Amenities page. when up and working. Regarding the photos, it is not made clear what the problem is with these...if you would care to expand on that I am only too happy to amend and clarify. We do strive to present the property very accurately. Regards, Susan
March 2017

Nick User Profile
February 2017
A lovely stay, a few minutes walk from the fantastic Lake House restaurant, and a lovely walk into town. Susan is a friendly and helpful host.

Aisha User Profile
March 2016
The Lakeshore House was absolutely gorgeous. The decor was presented beautifully and it had anything you could really need. With views over the backyard and lake it was a perfect location for a long weekend. The key pick up and drop off was very convenient and the request for an earlier check in was no hassle. Susan was very attentive and made communication incredibly easy. I would highly recommend as a sunning getaway.

Lauren User Profile
January 2016
We had an amazing weekend at the Lakeshore House. The backyard gate opens out onto the lake so you can't ask for a better location. Susan organised everything so well - we will definitely be coming back!
Susan User Profile
Response from Susan:
We are delighted that you enjoyed the house & we do feel lucky to have the lake right there at the back gate...you are always welcome to return...
January 2016

Joined in April 2014
Susan User Profile

This house was home for my husband and I for several years, having previously lived overseas for some time. Work necessitated a move to Melbourne. We now delight in returning for weekend moments, rekindling visits from the local kookaburras, enjoying the serenity of the morning mists and the wind down of twilight. We have shared special birthdays, weddings and family time there. Friends and guests enjoy its tranquility & seclusion together with the handiness of the Daylesford hub only a minute's drive away for supplies or the spa facilities. We relish special dining spots, touring the local charming townships, art galleries and golf courses.

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