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Tewksbury Lodge - Authentic Log Cabin

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Authentic Log Cabin
Excellent
11 reviews
Authentic Log Cabin
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Fully equipped kitchen
Spa bath
Bathroom
Varanda
Secluded gardens
River frontage
Secluded gardens
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Overview
Cabin -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Porepunkah, Victoria
Tewksbury Lodge offers visitors to the Bright area the unique experience of accommodation in an authentic hand-crafted Canadian style log cabin.

Your comfort is assured with a AAA 4½ star rating, superior furnishings including a King sized bed, Log fire, Spa bath, Air Conditioning and free WIFI.

Your privacy is also assured as each booking reserves the lodge exclusively.

Relax inside in leather recliners, or unwind outside on the spacious veranda with your own private BBQ, overlooking 1.5 acres of secluded gardens with views to Mt Buffalo. Enjoy the Ovens River as it passes right by your door.

The Murray to Mountains Rail Trail for cycling and walking also passes the front of the property. His & her's bicycles are provided free of charge.

Tewksbury lodge provides an ideal retreat, uniquely different with the warmth and am...
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About the Owner, Paul M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We do live on the property in a separate home, so we are available as required. However we respect your privacy and will leave you alone to enjoy your stay and the peace and quiet, unless you contact us.
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lmdow2
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed February 12, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Stayed here for partners birthday weekend. Paul and Claudia were very helpful, the surroundings were stunning and the house was beautiful and unique. Everyone we spoke to made us feel welcome and were happy to answer our questions. We went kayaking, fishing and climbed up to the top of Mount Buffalo.. All of these activities were fantastic. A must visit!

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Mandy C
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 29, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

TripAdvisor are not authorised to take payment for this accommodation. Was contacted by owner as fees are wrong for more than 2 people. Had to stuff around to get funds released from TripAdvisor to pay for accommodation directly. Either book though their website or call them. Extremely friendly and helpful!

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Management response:

Hi Mandy, We are trying to resolve this with TripAdvisor, and in the interim we have turned off the online payment request within TripAdvisor. So future bookings will arrive as enquiries. People will not be requested to enter their Credit Card details until this issue is fully resolved. Glad you otherwise enjoyed your stay!

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happytrav...
Crafers, Australia
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed January 18, 2015 for a stay in January 2015
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We've loved out stay here again and feel very spoiled to have spent 9 beautiful nights here. The cabin is in a quiet setting yet close to Porpunkah and lots of fabulous swimming holes on the Ovens River. Claudia and Paul made us feel very welcomed with their warmth and thoughtfulness. The Lodge is so comfortable and it's such a...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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$1,091
A$1,440
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates are twin share (2 people)
Additional people $30 per person (maximum of 5).
Children under 2 years are free of charge if using own bedding
2 guests staying in separate bedrooms will incur an additional $30 surcharge
During School Holidays and Long Weekends, special conditions including longer minimum stays may apply. Contact your hosts to confirm.
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About the neighborhood
Bright (including Wandiligong and Porepunkah) are among most beautiful towns, particularly in autumn and spring, on the edge of the Snowy Mountains. Situated 308 km north-east of Melbourne, the township and shire of Bright is nestled in the beautiful Ovens Valley and surrounded by the towering Australian Alps. Nearby are the resorts of Mt Buffalo, Mt Hotham and Falls Creek. In autumn the russet tones and the colourful blaze, against the backdrop of the pine-clad hills, adds to the appeal of this scenic district. <BR><BR>Mount Buffalo National Park entrance is 5 mins from Tewksbury Lodge. The mountain has sheer cliffs, imposing granite tors, tumbling waterfalls, snow gums and stunning wildflowers. The park features over 90km of walking tracks, panoramic scenery, waterfalls and... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Albury: 43.5 mi
Railway: Wangaratta: 42.3 mi
We are located directly opposite the intersection of the Great Alpine Rd and Station St (aka Back Porepunkah Rd) in Porepunkah.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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