1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Wine and High Country
  4. Lake Eildon
  5. #160844

Frogsong Strawbale Cottages

Cottage, Lake Eildon

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 21 reviews

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5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom

Description

Frogsong cottages are a brand new holiday accommodation, 2km from Goughs Bay and Lake Eildon, in the foothills of the High Country.

Guests enjoy comfortable winter and summer holidays in owner built local strawbale and earthen render cottages in a 5-acre native setting.

Come and enjoy the Lake, Rivers and Mountains at their tranquil best.

Frogsong cottages provide an eco-sustainable Landcare haven from which to explore Lake Eildon & Mount Buller scenery, national parks and activities. Winter sports abound: Cross country, downhill skiing and snowboarding at Mt Buller or Mt Stirling or bush walking, fishing, horse riding & cycling. The bustling town of Mansfield is only 15 mins away, offering a range of interesting eateries, shopping and markets, and shuttle access to Mount Buller and Stirling, along with snow equipment hire and purchase.

Frogsong cottages are spacious to suit the needs of families or friends sleeps 4/5 or 2/3 on Queen, Double & single beds. Each cottage is fully self-contained, with kitchenette, cheerful wood burning heaters in the lounge area that looks through north facing french windows onto private decks. As well as the passive solar heating that this provides, solar panels provide hot water and power, while the strawbale walls keep the living spaces insulated against heat and cold.

All linen, towels, tea and plunger coffee is provided with self prepared continental breakfast including a house-made loaf and muffins on Sunday mornings.

An attractive grassed and shaded BBQ area is available for our guests informal use, along with 5 acres of native open grass and bushland for onsite rambling. Or BBQ at Gough Bay's Picnic Point, a gentle ramble around Mountain Bay, Gough's Bay and the swimming spots at local rivers & creeks

TARIFF: Family Units: $140 per couple nightly. Double: $120 per couple nightly.

Extra guests: $20 per night

Children, 0 - 6 yrs: No charge

Check in: from 2pm Check out: 11 am

Onsite parking.

Locality

LOCAL WINERIES within 15 mins drive

Delatite Winery Kinloch Winery Buller View

BOUTIQUE BEERS Jamieson Brewery

6 boutique beers on tap

ACTIVITIES

Year round Hiking on many bush tracks in the foothills of the mountains.

Horse riding at Merrijig and Barwite.

Cycling, Boating, Fishing and Trail bike riding

Olive Groves, Berry & Cherry Farms

Entertainment for all the Family at:

Mansfield Armchair Cinema

Mansfield Zoo, Botanic Gardens

Scenic Flights

Local theatre group productions

Farmers Markets every 3rd Sat of the month

"Made in Mansfield" - featuring local artists and crafts people

Features

Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Parking, Wheelchair accessible

DVD player Eco-Friendly Fireplace Heating Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Parking Pets allowed Towels provided Video library Wheelchair accessible
Frogsong Strawbale Cottages is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 21.
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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Fairly rustic Rustic, not luxurious, good location, interesting.
Date published: 2017-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Peaceful, friendly & beautiful Maggie and Dave are exceptional hosts. Beautiful modern strawbale cottages set in a perfect bush setting. Very close to Lake Eildon. The frog song each evening filled up our spirits watching the night sky - we actually saw a shooting star. Lovely home cooked muffins on the weekend...with local raspberries. Close to Mansfield and gorgeous Jameison and The Wrong Side Brewery. Our little dog Django had a fantastic holiday too. We can't wait to return! Thanks Maggie and Dave!
Date published: 2017-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great place! Very cosy and beautiful with the right balance of seclusion.
Date published: 2017-01-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super-relaxing, pet & family friendly Can't thank Maggie enough for making us feel so welcome. Cottages have all the home comforts you need for lazy days in, and good proximity to lake & town. Will definitely be back!
Date published: 2017-01-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent getaway stayed here in September with our two dogs. Lovely place to stay with perfect hosts. Very much welcomed the breakfast muffins and the home baked bread, gorgeous touches. Will definitely visit again
Date published: 2016-11-13
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