We offer affordable accommodation in a delightful setting just 5 minutes form Maldon or Newstead, 20 minutes from Castlemaine, 40 minutes from Bendigo, 30 minutes from Daylesford and 1 hour from Ballarat.
The Reef Apartment has 2 lovely bedrooms, one double and one twin single, both bedrooms are sunny with great outlooks, luxurious carpet, quality linen, cosy doonas & block out blinds to enable a sleep in! The double bedroom has an attached dressing room. Double glazed windows and ceiling fans help to make the rooms cool in summer and warm in winter.
The separate lounge/dining room is a comfortable, relaxing space equipped with dining setting, modular lounge, television, blue ray DVD player & stereo. We also provide an extensive selection of dvd's, games & puzzles for young and old. (Toys are provided for little ones).
The stylish, clean, heated bathroom is equipped with fluffy towels, shampoo, conditioner and body wash.
There is a kitchenette with microwave, kettle, toaster, sandwich maker, crockery & cutlery. We also supply cereal, teabags, coffee bags, jams, butter and other condiments. As there is no stove in the apartment, have a barbecue for cooking just through the French doors in the lounge-room.
There is a private courtyard through the French doors off the lounge-room. Barbecue and outdoor wood heater are features.
Private car-parking and space for a boat are provided.
Washing machine is accessible on request.
The Reef Apartment is a solid concrete walled building which was the original Welshmans Reef Dairy. The thick walls offer great privacy between rooms and from the outside world. There are great walks/bike tracks down country lanes in the immediate area. Lots of wildlife, kangaroos graze nearby, horses, cattle, sheep & donkeys can be visited nearby. Lake Cairn Curran is a fifteen minute walk or three minute drive. The Lake is popular for swimming, boating, skiing and fishing.
There are also two popular wineries within a few minutes drive.
Historic Maldon is just five minutes away by car.
Cafes, pubs & restaurants all provide excellent meals and coffee. There is also a beautiful French delicatessen that caters for picnic basket lunches or dinners.
A wonderful selection of specialty shops to browse through including: Maldon Fudge & Ice-creamery, Village Patchwork, Maldon Lollyshop, Much Ado (quality gifts), Gardens Etcetera (amazing garden furniture & gifts), Simply Magnificent (Women's Clothing) and much more....
Supermarket, pharmacy and supermarket.
Victorian Goldfields Steam-train runs on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.
Carmen's Tunnel historic goldmine tours are conducted on weekends and school holidays.
A great town walk noting points of interest along the way - maps available from Maldon Information Centre.
A monthly handmade/home baked market is held on the 2nd Sunday of each month.
Mt. Tarrangower historic lookout is a must.