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big blue backyard

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56 Paradise Drive, St. Andrews Beach, Victoria 3941, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our stays at Big Blue Backyard are always the epitome of pure relaxation! Paul & Lisa are amazing hosts and always go the extra mile to make sure we feel comfortable. They also support the local region, who in turn support them back. It was a pleasure to stay, and we most definitely will be back!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a way to start 2016! My husband and I spent two nights in the beach hideaway and it was gorgeous and the perfect way to start the new year. From the moment we arrived we felt so welcome. The breakfast each morning was absolutely divine. Would highly recommend staying. We will definitely be returning in hopefully the not too... More 

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bigbluebackyard, Owner at big blue backyard, responded to this review

And what a way for us to start 2016 with such a lovely review! Thanks so much for the recommendation and lovely write-up. Looking forward to having you back to stay real soon. More 

Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights to celebrate our 30th Anniversary. This was the perfect combination of quiet time and many options for local trips around the peninsula. Saint Andrews beach is secluded and gorgeous. The dinner included in our package was restaurant quality and I would highly recommend it. If you are staying for a few nights there are... More 

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Thank Boze4Ever
Wheelers Hill, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Fantastic hideaway retreat with delicious gluten free food! Surprised my boyfriend for a night away to celebrate our anniversary and loved every minute of our stay. Felt so rested and fresh when we left. I have coeliacs so was very pleased to have such wonderful meals (and cookies) made without a fuss. Cannot wait to go back - just need... More 

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Thank Shae H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Delightful reception, immaculate rooms, delicious food, relaxing atmosphere. Greeted at the top of the drive and shown to our private bush bungalow. Bush walk to the beach, spa on the deck or just sit and enjoy the tranquility. Highly recommended if you want to spoil yourself.

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Thank Philippa W
Pakenham, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

Great hide out with delicious food. Great hospitality. We went for our baby moon and got absolutely spoilt with delicious food. Food comes in very generous portions so be prepared because it's too good to waste. Accommodation was nice and clean. Unique experience. Have to mention our massage therapist Linda, has got magical hands and we both had a wonderful... More 

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Thank Nish_Udeshi
bigbluebackyard, Owner at big blue backyard, responded to this review

Udeshi, thanks for your lovely review! Your baby is going to be so relaxed and happy with such fun parents too. Good luck. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

A great place to stay with home style friendliness. The food is also superb for dinner or breakfast. Only 3 rooms so must book. All the rooms are very private and well provided for. Close to the beach so bring swimmers in summer.

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Main Beach, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for only one night in the African-themed room. It was beautifully decorated and spacious. It was cold but we still opted for an outdoor spa, and totally relaxed. The location does not give views of the beach, but you can take a short walk and have the sand under your feet. I would not swim here as it... More 

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ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

From the first meet and great to the entry into our bush bungalow we were blown away. Natural smells and a kind warm environment are just the start.. The property is in the perfect location. a walk to the beach through the dunes is a fantastic way to start the day or end the day under an amazing sunset. We... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My partner and I stayed here for the weekend to celebrate our anniversary. It was perfect, from the secluded cottage, to the beautifully designed and decorated room, to the amazing breakfast (soo much food) and dinner (sooo tasty). We loved it and would love to stay again. There is also a walkway to the beach and for the package we... More 

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