Alpacas & sheep grazing - looking up to…
Valley view from 'The Farmhouse'
Farmhouse can sleep up to 16 people
lakeview so cosy for a couple or a family
drinks by the lake
weddings by the lake
'Lakeview Cottage' - sleeps 5
lilly pond looking up to lakeview
Fully equipped kitchens
living area of the forest cottage
lake view and forest cottage showing…
deck at barn
deck at barn
where kids can be kids and let ther…
warm and spacious
view from forest cottage
view of property to discover
yabbie fishing and swimming
a very small flock of sheep on the…
adult size bunks
one of the cottages double bedrooms…
We offer a new alternative in Otways Accommodation.
Perfect for couples, families, large groups or special occasions.
Resplendent against the valley hillside, our 3 family friendly cottages enjoy sweeping views of the spectacular & tranquil Pennyroyal Valley, offering a corridor into The Otway Ranges.
This country property is an ideal place to relax and unwind with no traffic and plenty of space to breathe. The long verandas are perfect for summer siestas, whilst the wood burning fires make winter escapes a cosy delight. Our 60 acres embraces both native forest and rolling farm land with Alpacas, Sheep, Goats, Kangaroos and many native birds & animals calling us home.
We encourage you to picnic by the lake and wander the grounds. The lush expanse of flat grassy land around the lake provides the perfect place for a game of cricket , a lazy afternoon lunch, yabby fishing or simply dozing in an outdoor chair under a shady willow tree.
This peaceful country setting will renew and inspire you. We encourage our guests to experience a slower, quieter, more connected time with nature, away from the hectic pace of the everyday world.
Pennyroyal is only 90 min from Melbourne (via new ring road) and just 20 minutes inland from Lorne once on the Deans Marsh Lorne Rd, The Great Ocean Road and its surrounding beaches.
Our location provides the perfect pathway for those wanting to explore the greater Lorne Hinterland (Birregurra, Deans Marsh, Forrest...) The Surf Coast, Apollo Bay, The Otway Fly, The Apostles and beyond.
You don't have to travel far to enjoy coastal beaches, local berry farms, restaurants & wineries, walking & mountain bike trails, fishing and other outdoor pursuits.
Pennyroyal Otways Retreat provides a peaceful holiday atmosphere. Our three cottages are in a bush setting and have a rustic country charm in their decor with wooden finishes. They are distanced well apart allowing for privacy and anonymity.
The living areas are spacious with comfy leather sofas, wood burning fires, long timber tables everyone can gather at for meals and the latest entertainment system with ove1500 in house movies, music and TV.
The kitchens are fully equipped with all that you'll require. The BBQ facilities on the verandahs allow you to make the most of this stunning location. The bedrooms have white linen & towels with electric blankets for the cooler months.
STANDARD RATES for 2014/15
( please call or email to confirm different rates for Xmas Holidays, public holidays, long weekends, school holidays etc)
THE LAKEVIEW COTTAGE (sleeps up to 5)
This charming cottage sits hillside overlooking the lake.
Take pleasure sitting out on the balcony with your morning coffee watching the sun rise up over the gum trees.
Weekend rate : $195 a night OR stay 3 nights for $500.
Midweek rate : $195 a night or stay 3 nights for the price of 2 ( outside of sch hols)
Weekly rate : $950
1 QB room
1 bathroom with shower
******RATES APPLICABLE UNTIL END OF 30/4/15******
THE FOREST COTTAGE (sleeps up to 8)
A wonderfully large natural timber cottage, this cottage sits alongside the State Forest with sweeping views of our Kangaroo Valley below.
Weekend rate $200 to $400 pn night OR stay 3 nights and 3rd night half price.
Midweek rate From $200 flat rate per night OR stay 3 for the price of 2
Weekly rate Call or email for fantastic rates
1 x large Q/S room 1 x smaller D/B room
2 sets of adult sized bunks
2 bathrooms (one with spa)
THE FARMHOUSE (sleeps up to 16)
This is the largest of our cottages and sleeps up to 16 people.
This cottage looks down the valley, across the lake to neighboring hills.
Weekend rate :
$850 per night up to 16 guests
stay 3 nights & 3rd night $300
( this ensures a really lazy Sunday with no packing and more relaxing !! )
MId Week Rates: from $250
Weekly rate - stay for a week for not much more than a weekend ! Email us for fantastic weekly rates
3 x Q/S rooms (1smaller QB and 2 larger QB rooms)
1 x D/B room with en suite
1 twin room
1 small bunk room ( sleeps 2 ) that leads through to QB at rear of cottage
1 large bunk room with 2 adult size bunks
1 bathroom with bath/ toilet
1 ensuite bathroom with shower / toilet
1 separate shower
2 separate toilets
******RATES APPLICABLE UNTIL END 30/4/2015
BOOK THE ENTIRE PENNYROYAL PROPERTY
FOR YOUR GETAWAY OCCASION !
This is the best way to ensure total exclusivity for family, friends or colleagues for your special weekend away. When you book the whole property you can have the music up as loud as you like as well as private use of The Barn.
** Weekend rates are for minimum 2 nights **
Rates vary during school holidays ,long weekends and public holidays - please call or email to confirm variations.
**DOGS We welcome most breeds but at our discretion**
There is a small fee
Air conditioning, Parking
- Pets allowed, Non-Smoking, Events allowed, Eco-Friendly
- Pool and Spa Facilities
- Hot tub
- Outdoor grill
- Entertainment and Family
- DVD player, Video library, Games, Games room, Stereo, Parking, Cot
- Kitchen and Dining
- Kitchen, Child's high chair, Microwave
- Linen and Cleaning
- Linens provided, Iron and board, Towels provided
- Heating and Cooling
- Air conditioning, Fireplace, Heating
- Lakes full with yabbies, Platypus, Over1500 inhouse movies free, Walk to local berry farm for lunch, Outdoor fires, Cricket down by the lake, Barn with a wood fire for in winter, Table tennis/darts at barn, Fire wood suppled free