Woodman Estate


It is a fairy tale scene turned reality: The charming, small country hotel’s images is reflected back as a kaleidoscope off the surface of the clear lake. It is a magical, almost unreal spot, where time apparently seems to have stopped.


It is quite a surprise considering that the Woodman Estate is located at only an hour’s distance from the vibrant metropolis Melbourne. Doubtlessly, the Woodman Estate is a unique destination, an oasis of peace and quiet in a remote and private setting.


It read more » is not unusual for guests to fall in love with this wonderful luxury country hotel. Leaving is the hard part. Throughout your stay, the Woodman’s superb service team takes excellent care of you. It does not only ensure your complete wellbeing but also an exceptional holiday experience you will always treasure a fond memory of.


The Woodman Estate is a venerated and elegant country residence set at the heart of the pristine Australian nature. Nothing has been left to chance, every detail has been addressed and perfected to ensure your comfort.


The culinary delights enjoy a priority status – you may look forward to some sensational delicacies. A long-standing tradition is still celebrated with enthusiasm: the Sunday high tea! Sit down to sample the fine treats accompanied, of course, by finest tea.


No matter the meal or occasion, whether you dine in the elegant Brasserie or are enjoying the casual flair of the veranda, your palate will rejoice at the Woodman Estate, your waistline expand slightly.


Only select local, fresh ingredients are granted access to the kitchen. The Woodman’s own herb garden provides the seasoning mix. Everything is home-made: the delicious ice-cream, the warm bread and fresh pasta!


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The Woodman Estate sports an ambience that promotes supreme relaxation. Stroll the green bushland and rest your eyes on the neat hedges, rose and herb gardens as well as the lush green meadows, not to read more » mention the rolling vineyards. Step out of time and take a breather!


Timeless elegance is a fine way of describing the Woodman’s ten luxurious suites. The small number of accommodation units ensures a maximum of quietness and privacy that is much appreciated by the discerning guests.


All of the suites have been individually furnished with great attention having been paid to every detail. Antique furniture, precious wallpapers and select decoration create a welcoming flair.


No matter which of the three suite categories you ultimately choose, all offer supreme comforts and are a sweet haven to return to after having spent a wonderful day out and about exploring the surroundings.


The three Chalets are located next to the Woodman’s picturesque lake. The extraordinary comforts even include a breakfast service to your chalet in the morning. Settle down with a mug of steaming coffee and wake up slow with a view of the lake.


On your request, dinner may also be served in your suite. On a fine day, you may also ask to have it set up on your private veranda. The large mahogany bed promises restful nights and the marble bathroom offers a large tub that is just perfect for a long, relaxing foam-topped bath.


The old manor house accommodates the three Spa Suites – each unique in its design! Incidentally, all of the Woodman Estate’s units feature a TV, DVD and CD player for your entertainment.


Lodged at one of the Garden Suites you may rest your eyes on blossoming flowers. It is a wonderful place to let your thoughts fly free and regain your balance!


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The Woodman Estate’s setting amidst the vast and beautifully kept grounds is a paradise for nature enthusiasts. Take it slow and rest your eyes on the lake’s clear water.


Take a book and bottle read more » of wine along and settle down by the lake, enjoying a quiet moment in the shade, or stroll the gardens at your ease. The Woodman Estate is the perfect place to unwind and to put some distance between you and the hustle and bustle of modern life.


It goes without saying that you may also spend your day with countless activities: For a slow start, visit the Woodman’s spa and spoil yourself with a professional massage or beauty treatment. Afterwards, take a relaxing soak in the indoor spa pool.


For a little more exercise, pick up a racket and play out a match on the tennis court. Alternatively, test your skill around the pool billiard table or take it up with the fish, learning to master the fascinating art of fly-fishing.


On a different day, you may pull hard at the oars of a rowing boat or let the wind do the work, pointing the bow of a sailing yacht towards distant horizons. Golf players can improve their handicap at a number of challenging courses in the vicinity.


A number of vineyards invite you to sample their excellent local produce! And then, at some stage, you will need to visit the vibrant metropolis Melbourne!


The cosmopolitan city boasts wonderful parks, romantic cafés, bars and gourmet restaurants for you to enjoy. And having dined and wined to regain your strength, Melbourne is perfect for an unbridled shopping spree!


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