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Boroka Downs

5.0 of 5 51 Birdswing Road | Grampians, Pomonal, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at a lot of nice accomodations around the world but this is one of the best ! If you are looking for something special, this definately is the place ! The property is situated in an ideal spot to explore the beautiful Grampian mountains. The bungalows on the magnificent property are beautifully furnished, immaculately clean, has everything... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights, mid November 2014 - and enjoyed every single second! We stayed in the bungalow (which is for 2 couples but we were on our own) which has everything you could expect from boutique, self-catering accommodation - from the king sized bed with pillow menu, to the indoor wood burner and outdoor spa, the gorgeous kitchen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It was simply great, it was our fourth stay with Steph and Bob, the place is looking great, obviously a lot a maintenance, as it looks better than when we first stayed back in 2001. I can't think of any more relaxing than lying on hammock, watching all the wildlife in a magnificence setting, the view for the dinning table,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went in late September for a 3 day break from Melbourne. The drive up was relaxing with a number of points of interest on the way, such as the spot where the first gold was found in the Ararat district, or the memorial to the founder of AFL football in Moyston. We stopped a few times and enjoyed finding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed with another couple in the 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom bungalow for 3 fantastic nights at this boutique 5 star retreat. It is located a few kilometres from Halls Gap in the Grampians on the road to Ararat. There are only 6 individual, luxurious & private residences. The property itself abuts the Grampians National Park and there are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Steph and Bob are fabulous hosts, they will go out of their way to help with any requests. The Accomodation is spacious, private, fully equipped and has spectacular views of the beautiful Grampians. This is definitely the best place to 'kick back' and relax and unwind from your usual 'rat race'. There's nothing like an open crackling fire and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We went back to Boroka Downs for a second time, and it was wonderful yet again! Wildlife, scenery, the stars at night (with star-chart, flash-light and binoculars provided) and Bob and Steph's warm welcome made it another fantastic stay. Will likely return here again and again as it is such a relaxing and guaranteed great vacation!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I love this place Stephanie and Bob are the perfect hosts and they even arranged for us a ride to and from the restaurant (courtesy of their daughter) so we could have a drink. The accomodation is beautiful, we could have wished for more and trust me, we're not easliy pleased. Amazing place, amazing people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Congratulations to Stephanie and Bob for providing such excellent accommodation set in one of the most stunning parts of our State. Local or Overseas travelers if you have the opportunity to stay at Boroka Downs, don't miss it. As you nestle into the Spectacular Grampians which surround you, you are indulged by exceptional Luxury Living with fittings and supply's that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We would love to make this an annual event as we so enjoy every aspect of these beautifully appointed luxury apartents. The weather was drizly and cold yet the apartments warm and relaxing with amazing glass walls that invite the outside in. The open fire kept us cosy and the coffee machine was well used. Lunch with a glass of... More 

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Address: 51 Birdswing Road | Grampians, Pomonal, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Halls Gap > Pomonal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Boroka Downs 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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