Located in Southeast Australia and with Melbourne as its capital, the state of Victoria is home to the iconic Great Ocean Road and the Twelve Apostles, wineries in Yarra Valley, the former gold mining town of Ballarat, and pristine nature. The list of Victoria’s amazing attractions goes on, but one thing that is undeniable is that these attractions have drawn both locals and tourists to Australia’s second-smallest state. No matter which area you choose to base yourself in, take the opportunity to live amongst the vibrant farming community here and experience their way of life. With so many welcoming hosts all around Victoria, staying in a farm stay has never been easier. Simply read on to find out more about the top Airbnb farm stays in Victoria, Australia.
Fitted specially for couples, the aptly named Bushies Love Shack is the perfect space for couples looking to have a scenic gateway. It is located in the town of Porepunkah in North East Victoria and in the midst of breathtaking nature. Indulge yourselves in the amazing landscape from the comfort of your private outdoor bath with a glass of wine in hand. With the only company being The Grand Old Lady, also known as Mt. Buffalo, enjoy a peaceful and well-deserved break in each other’s company. While here, take the chance to start on new adventures like exploring the nearby Mt. Hotham and Falls Creek, too.
Bushies Love ShackPorepunkah, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe bed was super comfy & a great view of the starsit was so comfortable and set in a beautiful location with breath taking views of the mountainsthe bed the food the wine the attention to detail being surrounded by nature and the friendly animalsdelicious food and wine on arrival with breakfast and home made muffins availablethe accomodqtion is extremely comfortable and very well appointed also spotlessly cleanmost comfy bed and everything was clean
Host:as hosts fay and bushie were really welcoming and ensured that our stay went smoothlysuch thoughtful hosts and lots of lovely surprise treatslovely and peaceful place and great hoststhe best hosts we’ve ever hadfay and bushie were the most wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcomeRead more reviewssuch a perfect locationperfect location for that out of town bush feelgreat location with many scenic short trips in the areaamazing part of the world and so close to everything you need around the "bright" areathe love shack is a great place to stay for rejuvenation and loving
With the entire home to yourself, you will surely enjoy this rural retreat. Moorakyle Retreat at Eastern Hill Organic Farm is not only a registered animal rescue centre but also a sanctuary for those looking to escape their busy city life and experience a slower-paced, rural life. With tall pane windows and modern furniture, there is plenty of natural light and space in this house. Do note that only plant-based and vegetarian food are allowed on the premises.
Moorakyle Retreat at Eastern Hill Organic FarmBlampied, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe cottage is cosy and warm the bed comfy and the view almost laughably beautifulthe cottage is so well equipped and the breakfast was very generous and deliciouscomfy beds and beautiful viewsquiet cosy a huge comfy bed and beautiful viewsbeautiful comfy beds fantastic big bathroom yummy breakfast and all the comforts you want in winterclean modern and very cosyplace was so clean and tidyeverything was clean & true to the photos shown
Host:she was friendly and helpfullinda is an amazing host and we are already planning a returnlinda is a great host she made our stay feel specialfrom the moment we booked we felt welcomed as linda was a fantastic hostlinda plays the host beautifully: there to help but giving you your spaceRead more reviewswow this is such a beautiful locationspent the weekend at this absolutely stunning locationbeautiful place close to daylesford without the crazinessclose to daylseford and easy to findthe location house and surroundings were 100% perfect we had a great time unwinding here
Experience the rustic countryside in this farm stay located under an old but welcoming peppercorn tree. This home with simple white decor is equipped with air conditioning and heating so you need not worry about the temperature being too cold or hot. This farm stay has one queen bed and two sofa beds and is also dog-friendly. (Pets will be counted as an additional guest and charged at USD 25 per stay) The farm stay is conveniently located about a four-minute drive to Castlemaine and about a 25-minute drive to Daylesford, giving you plenty of access to different parts of the community.
Under a Peppercorntree.Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewslots of implements in the kitchen to use and strong wifithe space is beautifully styled and the wood heater is amazingreally great space immaculate style beautiful bathroomlovely toiletries and breakfast supplies were providedgreat studio country room with beautiful light on the outskirts of castlemaineexcellent and speedy communication and cleanlinessbeautiful space -really clean and stylishvery clean and thoughtfully decoratedfantastic stay clean new and quietvery clean and well equipped
Host:e is a great host and good communicatorelisabeth was really responsive and easyhost was happy to top us up with more firewoodamazing every we needed and e was a great host and supplied everything we neededour stay was very comfortable thanks to the lovely hostRead more reviewscastlemaine is a beautiful place to visita good spot in campbell’s creek close to a walking/cycling track to castlemainegreat place to stay in castlemaineideally located 3 min drive from the main town it’s a peaceful place without being too remotegreat vibe great location exactly what we needed
Despite its simple exterior, the experiences that you can get at this homestay offers the best of both worlds. If you are looking to find some peace and quiet while not having to give up the conveniences of modern restaurants and cafes, this property located on Healesville Kinglake Road in Chum Creek is the farm stay to choose. With top-notch restaurants, cafes, and wineries only minutes away, head out in the day to explore the many bicycle and hiking tracks and end it with a fantastic meal. Not only is the cabin perfect for two guests, but the paddocks provided can also allow horse owners to bring their horses, with which they can ride out from the property itself.
Minkara Homestay - Cosy fully self contained cabinChum Creek/Healesville, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsbeautiful facilities and viewsthe wood heater going on arrival was a very nice touchthe cabin has everything you need including a comfy bed wood heater and big relaxing bathtubgood experience to stay near a farm thanks kerrie for having breakfast prepared for us:)it was quiet and comfortable for the two of uswas clean and tidyvery clean cozy and relaxingeverything is as described and spotless cleanthe place was perfectly clean with a nice modern designlovely two night stay the place is clean with thoughtful details everywhere
Host:host was also very prompt in response & helpfulthey were great hosts and they made you feel at homecomfy bed and welcoming hostskerrie is a lovely host who made our stay enjoyable and easyeverything was perfect and the hosts were welcoming and attentiveRead more reviewswhat a beautiful location and so close to townperfect location to visit the surrounding wine regionamazing cabin located so close to healsville and all the wineriesgreat location and a beautiful property we will be backpleasant stay that is close to nature
This beachfront farm stay boosts a unique interior design. Furnished with handmade furniture and decorated with a lively array of colours, this accommodation is welcoming and cozy. As you step out onto the picnic spot on the hill, you will be greeted by the sight of the gentle waves on the beach below as well as the farm animals and wildlife. To make you feel right at home, the hosts are more than happy to give you a tour around the property and various facilities like the pool and gym.
'The Valley Room' at Kookaburra Cottages RetreatPetticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthere are a ton of crochets and the view is just amazing there is no wifi thoughit was great to have a pool (even though weather only allowed for us to use it briefly)if you need to get away from wifi and phones this is the perfect place for youcomfortable accommodation in beautiful quirky and stunning surroundingsclean warm and funky environmentroom is clean and beautiful toothe room was super clean and it had everything we neededspotless clean cozy and an ambience that makes the heart smilethe cabins were all comfortable and clean
Host:great host with warm hospitality toothe host family was really friendly and helpfulsuper friendly and welcoming hostsgreat host no issue with checking init's wonderful lovely animals and friendly hostsRead more reviewswe chose the best ever location to do thatit’s a special locationgreat location and handy tips for the areathe location and the landscape were fabulousthe property situated in a great location with beautiful views
Situated near the town of Benalla and Wangaratta, this former sawmilling workshop has since been transformed into the Sawmill Cottage Farm fit for residence. The cottage consists of a kitchen, toilet, and queen-size bed and a sofa which could be extended to make space for children only. Farm living has its perks, such as being greeted with fresh farm eggs and the sounds of the animals out and about in the pasture in the morning. There is also a swimming pool which is available for use from November to April.
Sawmill Cottage FarmGreta South, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe cottage is extremely comfortablethe place is really beautiful with excellent furniture and decor - the bed was particularly comfortablethe interior space is very comfortable and nicely decoratedthe fruit and bacon and eggs for breakfast deliciousthe cottage is full of character with a cosy fireplace and a comfortable bedthe place is amazing clean and cozycomfortable clean and quaintit was clean and everything we could have asked forhouse was very cosy and cleanthe space is super clean and tidy
Host:awesome host amazing set uptab was a great host who is very friendly and happy to give advice on the local areagreat host thanks for a great experiencethe hosts are fantastic and everything was perfecttab and her family were a fantastic hostsRead more reviewsgreat pool and close to benallabeautiful peaceful location with a very homely feelthis accommodation is set in a beautiful locationwe loved the location facilities and small touchesit is in a wonderful location a lovely valley
Only a short hour drive away from the Melbourne CBD is this lovely orchard cabin, a hidden gem that is perfect for a stay no matter the time of the year. With an unrestricted view of the gorgeous Yarra Valley, the seasons truly show its true colours here. Be it summer, spring, autumn or winter, you can marvel in the sights, sounds, and smells of each unique season and witness how it influences activity on the farm.
CHERRY ORCHARD CABIN - Yarra Valley FARM STAYWandin North, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsa comfortable cabin with exceptional views of the yarra valleythe rooms were very nicely furnished and the kitchen was fully functional as wellthe area is so peaceful and we loved sitting out at the picnic table enjoying the viewit’s spacious comfortable and warm in winterthe cabin was so comfortablethe cabin was spotlessly clean and incredibly comfortableher place is clean and stylishthe cabin was very clean and comfortablethe cabin was so clean and well presentedthe place was impeccably clean and had all you could ever want
Host:brigitte and john were amazing hoststhe hospitality and warmth of the hosts is pleasing and comfortingthe hosts brigitte and john run this gorgeous farm with love and it showsbrigitte and john were awesome (=nice host)brigitte and john were the perfect hostsRead more reviewsideal location in yarra regionexcellent location very close to wineries and a lovely cabinit’s close to many wineries if that’s your vibe or perfect to relax on the property itselfa great place to relax and get awaythoroughly enjoyed our stay beautiful location comfy beds and delicious baked treats
The spacious layout of this farm house provides families with ample space for a comfortable stay. It is surrounded by nature and animals so you can wake up to the fresh air of the farm and the chirping of birds. There is plenty of things to do on the farm. Meet the friendly farm animals in the morning during feeding time, take part in a yoga class, or purchase farm produce - simply inform your host beforehand. The friendly hosts will also share information on nearby walking tracks, beaches, and many other local spots to explore.
Straw bale house. Blue roomDromana, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe views from my room were stunningthe fully stocked kitchen was a welcome additionthe room is stunning and deb is lovelyguests may also relax at the communal living room and use the kitchenthanks for a wonderful stay deb beautiful room and communal areasvery clean and child friendlyroom was really clean spacious and cozydebra's place is really lovely very clean and comfortablethe room is clean quiet and privatethe room is private and clean really nice ensuite bathroom and a big kitchen to spend time in
Host:debra is a lovely hostdebra and krispy were lovely hostsexcellent and friendly hosts with a lovely home gorgeous dogs and great advice about foodie placesdebra is a thoughtful host and communications were excellent2 lovely friendly dogs too :)Read more reviewsthe location is ideal toogreat location close to everythingclose to many tourist attractionsthe location is not far from melbourne but absolutely stunningthe location is perfect with many great walks in the area and a close drive to the beach
This property is located in the valley of Woodford. The simple yet practical interior combined with the peaceful surroundings provides a taste of countryside living. Breathe in the fresh air as you interact with the many farm animals that live here such as sheep, pigs, chickens, and alpacas. Being about a 20-minute drive to Port Fairy and the famous Great Ocean Road, you will also get to enjoy convenient access to some of Victoria’s most popular attractions.
Rural Retreat, Self-contained StudioWoodford, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthoughtful touches of flowers and breakfast provisionsroom was preheated when we arrived and super cosyit was lovely to wake up to a beautiful country vista from bed every morningcooking amenities are sufficient love the eggs and ingredients for a wonderful wholesome breakfastbelieve the reviews natasha’s is simple comfortable interesting and what a vieweverything is clean and as advertisedvery clean cosyvery clean and homelygreat communication clean and comfortablenatasha’s place is clean and cutely decorated
Host:the host family was extremely responsive and welcomingwonderful friendly and very helpful hostsnatasha and dion were great hosts showing us around the farm animalsnatasha and the family were very welcoming and friendly answering questions about the propertynatasha is so kindRead more reviewssuch a cute little place to staygreat place to get away from city life and relaxappreciated being shown the alpacas up close love the animalsfantastic retreat in a quiet and peaceful locationa great place to stay nice and tidy accomodation with cute animals around it
Located in the Mornington Peninsula, this farm stay will let you enjoy the surrounding views around while letting loose and relaxing in the spa or by the fireplace. Stretch your legs by going on a walk on the property or take a short drive to the multiple restaurants, wineries, and beaches. The hosts have also listed some of their favourite spots, namely Foxy’s Hangout, Green Olive, The Peninsula Hot Springs, and Enchanted Maze and Gardens so feel free to check them out.
The Retreat @ Main RidgeMain Ridge, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewslovely clean and modern studiothe gorgeous fire and crisp clean linen perfect getawayfantastic location very clean and tidy great place to relaxthe home is beautiful and clean very accurate to imageseverything was well organised perfect and sparkly clean
Host:excellent support from the hoststhanks to the wonderful hostsgary was a great host and helps us lots with local tipsgary was an amazing host it was ana amazing venuethere are a lot of workers out on the property but they were friendly in passingRead more reviewsamazing location for our mini moonand close to all the best wineriesdefinitely a perfect getaway location for couplesthe location is peaceful relaxing and well worth the tripgreat location close to beautiful wineries and the best of the peninsula
Farm living in Victoria
As life on a farm is ever-changing, so is the weather in Victoria, Australia. Take this chance to experience the uniqueness that each season brings. There is no better way to observe the minute details of each season than living amongst the animals and nature in a farm stay.
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