1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Wine and High Country
  4. Bright
  5. #9178183

Tessies House-up to 4 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms. Ideal for families & groups

House, Bright

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 14 reviews

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8 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
3 bathrooms


Tessies House is ideally suited to families or groups of friends and is unique in Bright. Set in its own fully fenced garden it offers total privacy for the larger group.

A large property of up to 4 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms and everything of the highest standard.

The location is perfect - at the end of a quiet, private court and only 5 minutes easy walk to town.

Park the car and walk to the Water Park, the Bright Brewery and all the restaurants. Once you arrive leave the car at home and just walk everywhere.

The Ovens River and its miles of riverside walks are at the end of the street.

The 92 klms of bike trail starts 2 blocks from your front door

The whole property is brilliantly conceived and a perfect retreat for the discerning traveller

The property offers the following comforts to ensure your holiday is one you will remember fondly for years to come:




Main Bedroom - King Size bed with ensuite bathroom

Second Bedroom - Queen Size bed

Third Bedroom - Two Long King single beds

There is also the option of taking adjoining Tessies Studio - giving another King Size bedroom suite with private retreat & ensuite

All beds are fitted with quality, Laura Ashley linen & crisp white sheets. New 5 blanket doonas & cotton blankets are provided. Both soft down & firm pillows


Ensuite to the main King Size bedroom.

Full main bathroom with large soaking bath & separate shower

Second ensuite if taking The Studio this gives you 3 bathrooms

All bathrooms come with complementary Molton Brown toiletries & fluffy towels


Huge Open Plan living area furnished with comfortable, quality Italian leather lounge suite, wide screen TV, DVD player & a selection of DVD's, reverse cycle air conditioning

Free WiFi

Fire with logs provided


Two Dining Tables for 8 - one inside and one outside in your own private garden. Quality matched cutlery, crockery & glassware


ALL NEW Miele/Blanco kitchen with stone benchtops, full size family fridge, gas cooktop & electric oven, dishwasher, microwave, crockery and utensils, toaster, kettle,

Complementary Gourmet teas and coffee


Al fresco dining for 8 in a private fenced garden, BBQ, fully fenced private garden, vine covered patio, off street, parking

Off street parking for up to 4 cars right outside the front door


Pets are welcome with open paws both inside and outside

Polished hardwood floors

Leather furniture

Fully fenced private garden

There is a huge dog park 5 houses away

The Ovens River for swimming and walking is at the end of the street

Council regulation limit the number of pets to two unless they are teensy – ring to enquire.

We are the winners for 12 years in a row of the Award for Best Pet Friendly Holiday Accommodation in Australia not just Victoria although we won that too.


There are 2 ways to take Tessies - as a 3 bedroom/2 bathroom option sleeping up to 6 guests or as a 4 bedroom/3 bathroom option utilising Tessies Studio sleeping up to 8 guests

For the 3 bedroom option allowing up to 6 guests -

Sunday to Thursday $335 per night for 2 guests going to $455 for 6 guests

Friday, Saturday, School Holidays & April $355 for 2 guests going to $475 for 6 guests

Peak periods – see dates below – $425 per night for 2 guests going to $545 for 6 guests

Rates are calculated with the first 2 guests in the main bedroom of the House and extra guests $30 per person per night

If only 2 guests stay but use two bedrooms the charge is $50 per stay – not per night. This is to cover extra linen, cleaning etc of the second bedroom.

For more than 6 guests Tessies Studio will also need to be booked

Pets $40 per pet per stay not per night

Please Note - all bookings incur an additional Homeaway booking fee of $20 per night

Minimum stay:

Usually two nights except for Long Weekends 3 nights; Melbourne Cup 4 nights; Easter 5 nights. Christmas fortnight is by negotiation depending on what’s left – could be 2 nights could be 5 nights – ring to enquire


This site has a No Refund policy. We recommend Travel Insurance if you are in doubt - there are many on line companies

Suitable for:

Groups of up to 6 to 8 - depending whether Tessie Studio is being utilised


12 Halinka Court Bright


If this property does not suit we have other properties of all sizes and prices. If you are wishing for family friendly accommodation Fairlight and Tessies are perfect for you

1. Fairlight - up to 5 bedrooms/5 bathrooms & A POOL - sleeps up to 10 - everyone gets a bathroom - perfect for families and larger groups . Fairlight can also be taken as a 3 bedroom 6 guests or 4 bedroom option 8 guests

2. Tessies Studio - sleeps 2 in a king size bed - from $195 per night- perfect for couples and singles - pet friendly

3. Brantome - NEW THIS YEAR - sleeps 2 in all new comfort-from $195 per night-perfect for couples and singles - pet friendly

4. Tessies House - sleeps up to 6 - 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms - from $315 per night - perfect for everyone - kids, families, pets - the works

5. Tessies House & Studio combined - sleeps up to 8 - 4 bedrooms/3 bathrooms -from $510 per night - perfect for everyone - all generations - kids, families, friends, pets - the works.

6. Abacus - a premium retreat for adults and their pets -sleeps 4 in 2 king bedrooms - glorious gardens - from $295 per night

All of our properties are brilliantly conceived and a perfect retreat for the discerning traveller.

All properties are located in quiet tree lined streets close to town and the river.

All have magnificent fully fenced private gardens. All are pet friendly.

Finally - be reassured as to the quality of this property. The owners, Holidaybright Official Site, are the most highly awarded property owners in Bright. They have won Stayz Peoples Choice Award for Best Property in Australia - out of 47,000 properties: have been awarded the highest score ever given to a Bright property by the Age Traveller and have been Number 1 on TripAdvisor for years


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Balcony Books Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Fireplace Games Hair dryer Heating Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Video library Washing machine Wood stove


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