Eight great holiday houses for big family getaways, Vic

May 11, 2019 / By The Weekender Travel

The key to great family getaways is finding the right place to stay in a location that offers experiences that appeal to you all. Whether you seek the coast or the countryside, time to relax or lots to do, Victoria has so many stunning weekend destinations, it can be hard to choose! Here are some of our top picks for houses that accommodate family and friends in top locations!

Coast

C-Escape, Blairgowrie
Guests: 10
Bedrooms: 4
C-Escape is a stunning 4 bedroom house with an entertainer’s kitchen, cinema room, 12 seat dining table, open plan living area and pool. Wow!

Yaringa, St Andrews Beach
Guests: 9
Bedrooms: 4
Offering two separate living areas, a modern kitchen and large deck with BBQ, Yaringa is only 500 metres to St Andrews surf beach and the general store. Yeah! 

7 Graydens Road, Ventnor
Guests: 8
Bedrooms: 4
Sitting on an elevated corner block overlooking Westerport Bay, 7 Graydens Road is a stylish getaway with four large bedrooms, an elegant open plan living and dining area, a family room and a huge balcony. Sit back and relax!

Spa country 

Flynns Hill, Kyneton
Guests: 10
Bedrooms: 4
Sitting on 15 acres just out of town, this luxury home is the perfect base to explore the area and enjoy an amazing weekend away. Each bedroom has stunning views, there's a fully equipped kitchen, large outdoor deck and fire pit. Take me there!

Quartz Retreat, Daylesford
Guests: 10
Bedrooms: 5
Within walking distance of the centre of Daylesford, Quartz Retreat is a stylish split level home with stunning furnishings, super-comfortable beds, a large open plan living area and a great north facing deck. Perfect!

Musk Springs
Guests: 8 
Bedrooms: 3
Sitting on 12 acres, this private three bedroom home with impressive views offers everything you need for the perfect family getaway including comfortable sleeping for eight, a fully equipped kitchen, a fun bunk room, a trampoline and spa, plus room for your four-legged friends. Oh yes! 

Country

Two Oaks, Wandiligong
Guests: 8
Bedrooms: 4
Perfect for a country getaway, this classic four bedroom cottage has an outdoor deck, huge backyard with a cubby, slide and swing for the kids, and stunning woodland surroundings. What fun!

Sylvan Rise, Sawmill Settlement
Guests: 10
Bedrooms: 3
Escape to the mountains at Sylvan Rise, a welcoming three bedroom holiday home located near the gates of Mount Buller. It offers a recently updated kitchen, a cosy living room with stylish decor and a six person outdoor spa. What a delight!

History & art 

Corvah House, Castlemaine
Guests: 13
Bedrooms: 6
This beautifully restored property is one of the oldest houses in Castlemaine and offers six large bedrooms with luxury linen, three bathrooms, a gorgeous country kitchen, a piano, a large outdoor dining area and a swimming pool. Yes please! 


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