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DRY CREEK RETREAT luxury house getaway Lake Eildon

House, Bonnie Doon

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 10 reviews

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Min 3 - 5 nights stay

8 guests
4 bedrooms
5 beds
2 bathrooms




DRY CREEK RETREAT is a modern earthy house with extensive rock and timber features PRIVATELY nestled high on 12 acres abutting Lake Eildon. The property backs onto Lake Eildon which is an ideal fishing spot and features SPECTACULAR views of the Lake, surrounding mountains and famous Bonnie Doon Bridge. It is only 900m to the Great Victorian Rail Trail which is the longest trail in Victoria, 20klms from Mansfield, perfect for bike or horse riding.

DRY CREEK RETREAT is a 10 minute drive to Mansfield, a small picturesque town in the foothills of the Victorian Alps and only a 40 minute drive to Mt. Buller. The RETREAT is less than 2 kilometres along the Rail Trail from the popular Bonnie Doon Pub ..... an easy walk home after a delicious meal

BONNIE DOON is known for its relaxing atmosphere. Popular activities include boating, water skiing, fishing, fresh water lake swimming and canoeing/kayaking. The main township is 3klms from DRY CREEK RETREAT.

DRY CREEK RETREAT is ideal for couples or families for weekend or weekly stays. We do not take party/young groups. The house features a wide verandah and outside table/chairs overlooking Lake Eildon and the Bonnie Doon Bridge which is perfect for dinner, drinks and relaxing as the sun goes down.

LAKE ACCESS Deep water boat access is presently available from Hutchinsons Road, Bonnie Doon, which runs behind the Bonnie Doon Pub, a five minute drive from DRY CREEK RETREAT.

MINIMUM 3 NIGHT STAY EXCLUDING from 22/12/2017 to 30/01/2018 it is a 5 night minimum stay




4 bedrooms 1 with TV

3 Queen size beds

2 King single beds

ALL LINEN SUPPLIED including pillows

All bedrooms have robes & ceiling fans

2 bedrooms have reverse cycle air-conditioning/heating

All bedrooms have a door opening onto a wide sweeping verandah


2 bathrooms 1 bathroom with bath & separate toilet

Sheridan towels/face-washers and local handmade soaps supplied

Laundry has washing machine/dryer and ironing facilities


Open plan living with 2 lounge areas, one with TV/DVD

Wood burning fireplace all kindling & wood supplied

Ceiling fans

Timber floorboards


Stunning redgum fully equipped kitchen

Delonghi pod coffee machine pods and long life milk supplied, kettle & toaster



NEW oven with gas cooktop

Large fridge/freezer in kitchen

Large drinks fridge in garage

All crockery, cutlery & 'Jamie Oliver' pot set

8 seater solid redgum dining table


FRONT: Large elevated covered timber deck entertaining area with 6 seater table overlooking Lake Eildon ..... bliss for those hot balmy nights BBQ can be taken to the back also.

BACK: Large entertaining area with lounge, coffee table and dining table/chairs.

Open carport which is great for car/boat cover

PLUS double lockable garage

Loads of parking



NO MOTORBIKES to be ridden at any time

NOTE: Long stay rates over 7 nights are available upon request, please enquire.


BEAUTY THERAPY: Enjoy a manicure, pedicure, SNS nails, waxing and/or tinting in the comfort of your holiday destination DRY CREEK RETREAT. Michelle has a fantastic mobile service to make your stay even more enjoyable. Contact and booking details upon request.

MASSAGE THERAPY. Enjoy a massage at DRY CREEK RETREAT remedial and relaxation massage, trigger point therapy, ear candling, mini facial or hot towel foot treatment. Contact and booking details upon request.


Lake Eildon, boat access, Bonnie Doon Pub, Post Office, Roadhouse/fuel, Restaurant with wood fired pizzas, Church, parks, tennis courts, football oval.


The Mansfield Zoo, Armchair Cinema, High Country Maze, Horse Trail Rides, Paint Ball, Wineries, Markets, Helicopter charter, High Country adventures and 4WD, hunting, snow skiing, nature and wildlife tours, shopping, cafes and restaurants. 24 hour Hospital.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Clothes dryer Dishwasher DVD player Fireplace Heating Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Parking Stereo Towels provided Washing machine
DRY CREEK RETREAT luxury house getaway Lake Eildon is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 10.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Retreat What a wonderful place to spend a weekend with friends. Well set out, beautiful views, very clean and has everything you need for a lovely weekend away. I would especially like to comment on the attention to detail and the beautiful quality soaps which were locally made and wafted beautifully around the house. We will be back!
Date published: 2017-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Magical stay for 3 generations What a perfectly relaxing spot. This modern house is beautiful, with everything you could ever need. The complimentary breakfast hamper was a lovely touch. Comfortable beds, loads of space, great layout (to suit two families), beautifully decorated, a cubby house and the view! The most stunning view overlooking the lake and the hills, with plenty of birds (cockatoos, eagles and parrots) and kangaroos to spot. We cooked a few BBQs, sat out on the deck and soaked up the view. Its a short walk down to the lake, a great spot for boating and fishing. Great for all ages, kids and grandparents loved it here.
Date published: 2017-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A very clean, modern, well appointed property. We had a very comfortable stay with all the modern touches. Dry Creek Resort has the perfect accommodation for either 2 families or 8 adults. Everything was provided to make our stay enjoyable and comfortable. A fully stocked kitchen, including basic condiments, a lovely breakfast hamper, good quality linen, towels and natural soaps awaited our arrival. This property is very much loved and cared for by its owners who take great pride in making your stay as enjoyable as they can. We enjoyed having a BBQ with our overseas friends whilst sitting around the lovely round outdoor table on the balcony where we all enjoyed the beautiful views along with a magnificent sunset whilst enjoying a glass of wine with nibbles. You will not be disappointed with your stay.
Date published: 2016-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best presentation, great location Beautifully kept and in pristine condition, a wonderful place to unwind and relax overlooking the lake and valley
Date published: 2016-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from How's the Serenity? Pretty Amazing! As soon as we turned into the driveway you could tell that Dry Creek Retreat was going to be serene! We stayed with six adults and three young children and it accommodated us very well, the property is huge and offers plenty of things to do, the BBQ was well used and we even got the fire pit going one of the nights. Every morning I enjoyed a cup of tea on the porch and overlooked the hills which allowed me to briefly forget life's troubles. As soon as we all departed to head back to the real world we instantly missed the place and the camaraderie that it allowed us to build and enjoy between families and it has inspired us to start a traditional family get together. We have even contacted the owners to ask what mattresses they use because we all had comfortable great sleeps. Every luxury is accounted for here! Dry Creek Retreat is highly recommended!!
Date published: 2016-07-21
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