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Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa

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4.5 of 5
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1309 Melba Highway & Gulf Road, Yarra Glen, Victoria 3775, Australia
Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa
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Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Yarra Glen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I guess my expectations were high when the Balgownie Estate resort was recommended by staff at the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne. I'm sure it could be much better and maybe it was just an off day.... That said, I booked last minute and when we checked in I asked specifically if there was a room available with a balcony to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

From the moment we got there we were intoxicated with the heavenly smells and views of this luscious estate. The kindness of the staff is paramount and incredibly pleasant. We were on our 3 year anniversary weekend away for Easter, we were treated like spoilt kings being fed the delicious hand picked grapes of the valley (this was the tantalising... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My Daughter and I came in for a duo massage, We were treated by a gentelmen richard and young lass rhiannen there service was outstanding. I drifted into another place of pure relaxation. I was given a herbal tea at the end of the massage which was delicious and at perfect drinking temperature. I look most forward to coming back.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have been many times to this place and just love it. Has everything you need for a relaxing- time. Fabulous resturant, wine is superb and has cellar door for tastings. Grat grounds to walk around and enjoy the scenery, pool facilities and spa/beauty facility too - all round great place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a few days over the Easter break at Balgownie estate and totally loved it . Its a peaceful and relaxing place just to enjoy life while sipping on some beautiful tasting wine and local cheeses . Also enjoyed what Naptskin day spa had to offer .The girls really aim at giving just the right massasge l had Tayla massasge... More 

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Nigel M, Manager at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Silvana K No better way to spend the Easter break. Of course trying our wines is a must and adding cheese is a fantastic idea. Unwinding with a massage is perfect, I will pass on your thanks to the team at Natskin. Looking forward to seeing you back at Balgownie. Nigel Maxey Executive Assistant Manager More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed with 3 of my girlfriends for my bestfriends 21st, it was divine! Rob at recpetion was delightful and so was the gentleman who conducted the wine tasting. Very informative! The property is gorgeous, the facilities were fantastic... and the spa bath, heaven! I would absolutely recommend Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa. Look forward to returning with my... More 

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Nigel M, Manager at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear missjacquee Appreciate the review. Sounds like you had fun. Will pass on your kind words to Rob. Kind Regards Nigel Maxey Executive Assistant Manager More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impression was...whoa! awe...immediately took out my mobile phone and took a great sunset view at the entrance of the hotel...big room space...and great toilet facilities...Rae's restaurant has a nice ambience but didn't get to try their steak as it was sold out...the place is serene and full of tranquility...will recommend frds to try it out...

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the Balgownie estate in the Yarra Valley and both stays have been excellent. The resort is about 8 years old, so it has most of the modern facilities you would expect. The suites are arranged in clusters situated in a semi-circle facing south-west. The suites are spacious and each has a separate lounge/living area,... More 

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Nigel M, Manager at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mark S Thanks for coming back to visit us at Balgownie Estate Your right it is a great base for exploring the valley. Even if you just want to relax it’s a great place to unwind. Our wines are going from strength to strength so make sure you visit our cellar door. Kind Regards Nigel Maxey Executive Assistant Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had two nights away for our wedding anniversary and couldn't be happier! The room was beautiful - clean a and spacious, amazing views and the bed was super-comfy! We ate at Rae's and couldn't fault anything about the meal. Highly recommended!

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Nigel M, Manager at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor Member Glad you managed to getaway for a couple of nights to celebrate your anniversary. Our rooms are spacious and the views are breathtaking. Enjoying a meal at Raes is a must. Thank you for the review Nigel Maxey Executive Assistant Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the Balgownie estate for a 2 night stay for my 21st birthday and it did not disappoint. We had a spa room and was so excited to discover it was in the middle of the room with a window out looking the lounge area! The room itself was beautiful, very clean, balcony had great views and bed was... More 

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Nigel M, Manager at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Catofshe Congratulations on your 21st birthday celebration. Nice idea to bring a couple of friends and spend it in the Yarra Valley. Looks like you enjoyed our rooms and dining in our restaurant. Hope you make it back again for future celebrations. Kind Regards Nigel Maxey Executive Assistant Manager More 

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