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The Hide at Mt Franklin

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We have had a wonderful weekend at The Hide. Their attention to detail is well appreciated. The breakfasts were delightful and the decor is well done. The bed was comfortable meaning a well slept night was had by all. Thank you for hosts for the hospitality & we hope to be back.

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Lisa B, Owner at The Hide at Mt Franklin, responded to this review

Thanks so much for being the first to review our new accommodation at The Hide @ Mt Franklin - The Hide Homestead B&B. The Homestead offers beautiful accommodation for 2 with a luxury queen bed dressed in fine french linen. The living room faces north and has lovely views of Mt Franklin. We provide homemade breakfast provisions and our guests... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights at the hide and enjoyed very much. The b n b is well maintained and Lisa n Sue are very thoughtful in supply all the necessary amenities including furry friends. Home made bread and fresh organic eggs in the fridge. Beautiful comfy beds, nice hot shower, enjoyed feeding the cows...Star gazing at night...Watching roos hopping in... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

We spent 4 nights at The Hide. A shortish drive out of Daylesford, The Hide is comfortable and very relaxing. The peace and quiet, broken only by the sounds of nature, are soul restoring. The hosts, Lisa and Sue, are welcoming and most helpful. Cooking facilities, while restricted to 2 gas burners, were quite adequate for our stay. Seating is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

What a destination! The serenity of the place was what had me the most excited. The Ned Kelly fire, the countryside overlook. My intention for the trip was to have some alone space to think, read a book, enjoy the countryside and relax. I got all of those things at the Hide, and so many more. Thank you Sue and... More 

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Lisa B, Owner at The Hide at Mt Franklin, responded to this review

It was a real pleasure to have you stay at The Hide and we are especially pleased that you achieved your goal of spending some time alone. Many guests have said that it is a perfect place to relax and get away from it all. We hope we are your first choice when wanting your next getaway. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

My partner, 3 year old son and I spent 4 blissful days at the hide. A truly beautiful place with an abundance of wildlife. Lisa and Sue were wonderful welcoming hosts and allowed us to wander around their lovely farm. We will certainly be returning and would recommend to anyone wanting a peaceful break whilst being a very short distance... More 

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Lisa B, Owner at The Hide at Mt Franklin, responded to this review

We really enjoyed having you and your little boy join us in some of the "farm" activities. It is great to see children interact with animals. Harry missed you after you left. The Hide offers a range of experiences for guests whether it be enjoying the farm activities or wanting a complete escape from it all to the peace and... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We went with two friends and our dog Lucy for the weekend! Lucy had not seen a cow before ! That was interesting but we were able to take her out into the paddocks with control of course , just wonderful. The cottage was well prepared beautifully cosy and accomodated two couples very well, no snoring heard from either bedroom... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I wanted a quiet little solo getaway and The Hide was perfect! It was just what I needed. I was welcomed on my arrival and shown everything I needed to know for my stay. Sue and Lisa assured me to give them a shout if I needed anything. The fire place was already going and had warmed the place up... More 

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Lisa B, Owner at The Hide at Mt Franklin, responded to this review

We're so glad you had a good escape from it all. It is always a great reminder to us how peaceful and calming our place is - so thanks! We appreciate you sharing your thoughts and for recommending us to friends and family. Cheers! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stayed at The Hide @ Mt Franklin for a spring long weekend getaway. We chose The Hide as it is dog friendly and is also set in a nice quiet setting. It’s a short drive to Daylesford, Hepburn Springs and many other local attractions although we just came for the peace and quiet. The house is cosy, comfortable and... More 

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Lisa B, Owner at The Hide at Mt Franklin, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review. It is great that you really enjoyed your stay at The Hide. So many people find it really relaxing and peaceful. Spring is particularly beautiful this year. The grass is green and the blossom is gorgeous. Our wisteria has just burst into bloom and with the lavender beside it... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Myself, hubby and our beautiful 9 month old German Shepherd had such a fun time at The Hide! Our puppy was mesmerised with the sights and smells of the property & area. Cows, horses, kangaroos, geese, alpacas & the resident doggies! Returning to the cosy house & toasty fire after a gallop around the paddocks or walk up the road... More 

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Lisa B, Owner at The Hide at Mt Franklin, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review. It is great that you really enjoyed your stay at The Hide. So many people find it really relaxing and peaceful. Spring is particularly beautiful this year. The grass is green and the blossom is gorgeous. Our wisteria has just burst into bloom and with the lavender beside it... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Lovely house with a view from the dining/living area of green pastures, grazing cows and a mob of kangaroos. Our toddler had a great time checking out the ducks and chickens. Close to Daylesford but far enough away to kick back and forget about the hustle and bustle. The homebaked sourdough bread and freshly laid eggs for breakfast were the... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hide offers the best in holiday accommodation with ready access to all of the Central Goldfields amazing activities whether it be pampering, indulging, touring or taking in the natural wonders it offers. A mob of kangaroos regularly visit the property. A studio with kitchen means you have all of the privacy and independence you want. The tariff is $195 per night for two on weekends plus $45 per extra person and $165 per night for two plus $45 per extra person per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hide at Mt Franklin

Address: 205 Sawpit Gully Rd, Mount Franklin, Hepburn Springs, Victoria 3461, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Hepburn Springs > Mount Franklin
Price Range: $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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