Holiday home Riversdale Retreat
14 Railway Street, 3451 Chewton, Australia – Show map
|Max adults: 2||
Surrounded by native crown bush land and set in a re-vegetated bush garden, Riversdale Retreat is an uncompromising country escape designed by award winners Accommodation Open-plan living area and a fully equipped kitchen ready for self-catering. A tatami lounge area and a Japanese style bathroom provide a touch of the exotic. Paved outdoor areas include fireplace, preparation bench, sink and shower. In winter the wood fire heater efficiently heats entire house. Floating decks and indoor/outdoor day bed are the perfect way to catch and enjoy the winter sun. Sleeps 2 or 3 adults with 1 queen size and 1 single bed. The perfect private getaway for a couple! Environmental Relationship and Location Compact, climate and occupant adaptable located in semi bush. Designed to sit off the land yet be immersed within, it can open and close to nature, views and sun. The building is designed with bushfire and ESD principles, solar hot water, rainwater tank and is super insulated.
Riversdale Retreat is located just outside of the popular town of Castlemaine, in the small town of Chewton - approximately an hour and a half drive out of Melbourne. Daylesford, Maldon and Bendigo are all within a 30 minute drive. The property also directly borders State Crown Land, with acres of secluded walking and biking tracks.
Property surroundings– Show map
Closest landmarks *
Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa16.7 miles
Hepburn Mineral Springs Reserve16.7 miles
Lynnevale Estate18.1 miles
The Convent Gallery Daylesford18.5 miles
Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens18.5 miles
Lake Daylesford19.1 miles
Restaurants and markets *
Red Hill Hotel Restaurant0.9 miles
Wesley Hill Community Market Market2.2 miles
Granada Cafe Cafe/bar2.2 miles
Maxi Supa IGA Supermarket3.5 miles
Saff's Cafe Cafe/bar3.5 miles
Closest airports *
Melbourne Airport51.6 miles
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Free! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
No internet access available.
Freedom to eat when you want
- Private bathroom
Pets are not allowed.
Sit back and relax
- Outdoor furniture
- BBQ facilities
- Hiking Off-site
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
- Non-smoking throughout
- Family rooms
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From 14:00 hours
You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.
Until 10:00 hours
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Refundable damage deposit
A damage deposit of AUD500 is required upon arrival, which is about GBP258.50. This deposit is fully refundable during check-out as long as there has been no damage to the property.
Children and beds
Children of any age are welcome.
Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.
To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.
There is no capacity for cots at this property.
There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Riversdale Retreat accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Guests must be quiet between 19:00 and 09:00.
Pets are not allowed.
The fine print
A damage deposit of AUD 500 is required on arrival. That's about 258.50GBP. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.