TATOONIE is a 6-star property set in the tranquil Buffalo Creek valley only one minute outside of Myrtleford, encompassing stunning views of Myrtleford, Mt Buffalo, vineyards and beyond. This is quite simply the best property in the Alpine area.
For snow fans, you have the luxury of skiing Falls Creek or Mt Hotham during your stay coming home to a hot Sauna to soothe those tired muscles. Only a short drive to nearby Milawa Gourmet Region, regional wineries, the picturesque villages of Beechworth, Yackandandah and Bright. Lake Buffalo only 15 minutes away provides dramatic Colorado-like terrain for all boating sports, fishing, dirt-biking, climbing, cycling etc... Shops, cafes, restaurants, tennis, golf, the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail and local walking tracks are within an easy stroll.
Your home-away-from-home contains all you need for a 6 star resort-style holiday break, including regular nightly visits by kangaroos.
Outdoor Deck -Massive outdoor deck with large salt water pool, sauna, gas BBQ, umbrella, reclining deck chairs, outdoor setting for 8 people, toilet and outdoor shower. Amazing space with incredible vistas.
Living Wing -Spacious lounge with stunning floor to ceiling windows, concrete polished floors, digital HD TV, Blu-ray DVD player, Foxtel/Austar, Sonos Sound System, WiFi, reverse cycle air conditioning, in-floor slab Heating and open fireplace stocked with wood and kindling.
The hi-tech open kitchen comes with everything you need to entertain large groups including 2 full ovens, induction 4-way cooktop, microwave, sandwich maker, vegetable steamer, dishwasher, rice cooker, double fridge/freezer, crockery, cutlery, hi-grade cookware and utensils, dining area and butlers kitchen. Breville coffee machine available on request (requires instruction).
The study contains fold-out couch, Sony PS3, small workdesk, printer and WiFi along with guest powder room and WC. Fold-out couch turns to double-bed (on request from agent only).
The Atrium entry contains drying cupboard for snow and outdoor gear.
Sleeping Wing - Sleeps up to 6 adults (2 king bed suites and 1 queen room) and 4 children (4 king single bunks - weight limit 80kg). The property also caters for an additional 3 people on a fold out sofa double bed and a trundle bed. 2 Master bedrooms with king beds (with super-comfortable highest quality mattresses and linen), TVs and adjoining ensuite containing bath with stunning views, shower, hairdryer, twin mirror/basins, heated polished concrete slab and toilet in a truly modern setting.
1 Queen bedroom with queen bed (with super-comfortable highest quality mattresses and linen).
4th bedroom with 2 king single 2-level bunks for children (4 beds). For children.
All bedrooms in sleeping wing have individual reverse-cycle air conditioning and heating (Daikin).
2nd Bathroom comes with shower, toilet, vanity, hairdryer and heated polished concrete floors.
Laundry contains top load washing machine, dryer, sink and ironing facilities.
All bed linen and towels provided. Weekly cleaning service available.
Car parking space for 6 + cars. Electric entry-code gate. Driveway lights. Dam with water in winter months.
PLEASE NOTE: A standard cleaning service is included in the tariff. Any additional cleaning required over and above after service by cleaners will be at the guest cost and charged to bond after consultation.
Minimum stay 2 nights. 3 night minimum for public holidays and long weekends.
4 night minimum stay for Christmas, Easter, New years, school holidays.
Payment by direct deposit or cheque Payment by Credit card available - 1.9% surcharge applies
Check in after 2pm - Check out by 11am unless otherwise notified
Full access to house except private outdoor shed and some internal private cupboards. Basic spices, cooking basics, tea/coffee, soap, shampoo, conditioner etc... all provided on arrival.
Interaction with Guests - 7 day support from local booking agent on mobile. Office open Mon-Fri + Sat till 12.
The Neighbourhood - Location is 5 mins from the fork in road to either Mt Hotham or Falls Creek (best skiing/snowboarding in Australia). 40 mins to Toboggan or snow (email hidden) Buffalo.
Rays Ski Hire (2 mins down road) in Myrtleford is open till late every night. Daily return bus service available to both mountains. It sells a full range of snow gear including K2, Solomon and Burton and hires all gear (clothing and equipment) as well chains and is open very late during snow seasons.
15 mins to Lake Buffalo (think Lake Tahoe in California) which is fantastic for fishing or boating (we wakeboard ourselves). Canoeing, camping etc... and the 4WD'ing in the national park is considered some the best in Australia. The dirt-bike and quad-bike riding is insane around the Alpine National Park and Alpine Motorcycles in town has all your bike needs covered and maps etc...Road biking through the mountains and Hotham to Omeo is considered some of the best road bike riding