Top 9 Stayz Accommodations In Bright, Australia

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Melissa 
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Bright, relaxing and peaceful. There’s nothing like the old northeastern town of Bright, Australia. Taking after the name of the town itself, travellers are sure to enjoy its scenic parks, majestic mountains, and sunny terrains. Let’s not forget their exceptional home-grown food and wine - a must taste for anyone visiting the area. Experience Mother Nature and take a walk on the wild side or cool off and go hiking in their snow resorts. Whether you’re in for the summer or winter, Bright, Australia, has activities and experiences all year-round. Plan your trip now and check out our list of the top Stayz accommodations in Bright, Australia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on March 13, 2023.

1. Handcrafted Earth lodge near Mt. Buffalo (from USD 269)

Calling all nature lovers! We have the perfect place for your next adventure. Be one with nature at the base of Mt. Buffalo in Bright, Victoria when you stay at the Red Earth Lodge! Travel back in time as this beautiful lodge is handcrafted and built from local timber of an old Cattleman’s hut from the 1930s. With high ceilings supported by timber beams and a glass front, guests are sure to experience breathtaking views of Mt. Buffalo! A major plus, the accommodation has everything you need from trekking and animal watching equipment, a small library of books and DVDs, to a selection of indoor and outdoor games - all for your entertainment!

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9.15 km (5.7 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
102 reviews  
lodge 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the loft bedroom is extremely comfortable with a spa overlooking the spectacular surrounds
the kitchen is well set up and we enjoyed cooking and relaxing in front of the fire
it was a lovely place to head home to and warm up around the fire
absolutely sensational house situated in the right place
if you are lucky enough to have a clean sky at night, you can enjoy the beautiful starts in all their splendor
Cleanliness:
the house had everything we needed
Host:
absolutely beautiful! john breen
beautiful and relaxing
definitely be back for our fill of wildlife, sunlight through the trees and the calmness the lodge induces
the property was meticulously presented and serviced
we had an absolutely lovely stay at this beautiful property - waking up to the mountain view and bird calls, an easter hunt in the autumn leaves and delicious meals around the dining table
Location:
close to walks in mt buffalo park and not too far from bright
great time out of the busyness of every day life
not far away from bright and surrounding attractions
secluded house, but close to everything
beautifully secluded with amazing views
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2. Large property house with garden (from USD 451)

As a home established for large families - and we mean up to 26 people - Annie’s Garden Retreat almost feels like it was just made for you and your family’s getaway. With four bedrooms which all include a queen-sized bed and a single bed each, a sofa that folds out to be a double bed, and a wooden double bed bunk, everyone is sure to sleep safe and sound during their stay. Guests will have outside access to the decked verandah and parking for cars with their circular driveway. Other amenities you must try are the pool, playground (for kids), and fireplace.

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7.98 km (5.0 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
84 reviews   Wifi Available
House 25 Guests 7 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 25
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable with everything we needed
lots of activities on site, including a pool, toys, pool table
close to town and snow
the children who are teenagers loved the pool table and games provided
the only problem was no mobile reception or wifi, but otherwise it was great
Host:
arrival could not have been easier and the house could not have been cleaner, everything was just as advertised
amazing house and garden
we had a wonderful holiday and loved the location
thankyou for giving us and amazing weekend in your house
we knew there were no shops within walking distance so we planned ahead and made sure we had enough supplies to feed everybody until we could make the short trip into bright where absolutely everyt...
Location:
plus, only a short drive to bright and surrounds
everyone enjoyed the stay thanks
the property is great with wrap around verandahs with a lovely garden so large you can get lost in it
the garden is simply wow and the entire space is huge!
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3. Luxurious modern home with panoramic view (from USD 238)

Stay in this gorgeous house for four when you visit Bright, Australia. With two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a panoramic view of the mountains and valleys, travellers will find everything they need in the Evening Star! It is strategically located on the outskirts of Bright and in the popular area of Wandiligong. The house was designed to be open with glass doors, windows, and a wrap-around deck that showcases the beauty and tranquillity of the surroundings. Those looking for some quiet time with their family and friends should definitely stay here.

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16.7 km (10.4 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
159 reviews   Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely fresh bacon eggs tomatoes and bacon was provided for breakfast
Location:
ideal location for complete peace and quiet but close enough to bright
great place to relax
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4. Safe and quiet property in Ovens Valley (from USD 237)

Those looking to really get away from the crowds can stay in Charan Oaks. Just located in the Ovens Valley, this self-contained modern home rests on one acre with plenty of space for family fun activities and even pets. It’s closest to the Ovens River (walking distance) in case guests would love a breath of fresh air. The accommodation has three bedrooms, one bathroom, and a half bath, that can accommodate up to seven guests maximum.

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21.3 km (13.3 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
98 reviews   Wifi Available
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything we needed comfy and warm
luke warm temps but in the kitchen the opposite
the bathroom off the master bedroom wss not cleaned
it was just the right size for our family of five, and the kids commented on how comfortable the lounges were
the only downside was the hot water in the bathrooms
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and warm and had every thing we needed
the log fire kept us wonderfully warm and everything was as clean as a 5 star hotel
small touches such as hand wash in the bathrooms, toilet spray etc
phone reception was only available in some areas of the garden or closer to bright
Host:
we had everything we needed to cook with, entertain us with and electric blankets to keep us warm
the house was very nice and spacious
the table tennis table was fun for the boys too and a lovely big garden for them to run amok in
charan oaks is the perfect house for holidaying with your dog
great house with everything you need
Location:
great location away from the crowds and still close to everything
the location in freeburgh was great to explore the surrounds either way towards bright, or towards harrietville
lovely spot close to bright, but secluded
being regular visitors to the area, this is by far one of the better properties we have stayed at
we particularly loved the peaceful, cosy loungeroom which is beautifully designed
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5. Modern and stylish house by nature (from USD 375)

Willie Wagtails assures guests of a luxurious stay in nature in the State Forest. It is complete with four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and can accommodate up to eight guests. The lofty ceilings and huge bright open spaces, however, highlight the beauty of the forest that surrounds this modern house. Whether you dream of having a fancy dinner drink on the deck while watching the wildlife, or just listening to your favourite music while waiting for the sun to set, it’s possible at Willie Wagtails. If you’re lucky, they say you might be able to see some birds, kangaroos, and even koalas.

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15.77 km (9.8 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
41 reviews   Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was fantastic and has everything you need!
house is well equipped, spacious and comfortable
elegant and cozy all the same
beautiful and spacious open living, large kitchen with all the essentials provided, large bedrooms with a huge master, fabulous deck that wraps around the house with a great outdoor space/seating a...
all enjoyed our stay in this large and comfortable home with everything you need!
Cleanliness:
very clean
the facilities were great and the surroundings fantastic
clean throughout and kitchen had we'll stocked pantry, complimentary chocolate and wine lovely pressed cotton sheets, comfy beds and pillows
the house was large, clean, light, modern and in a picturesque setting
our stay at willie wagtails was amazing beautiful clean home and everything there that we needed
Host:
owner very helpful and friendly
linda was very helpful with information before we arrived, as well as suggesting places to visit and where to eat during our stay
an abundance of firewood was made available to us to use at no extra cost
communication and attention by owners are great as well
beautiful setting, gorgeous house, well equipped with everything we needed
Location:
minutes walk to the centre of town
beautiful location & outlook
the house is visited by relaxed kangaroos and a collection of native birds
we loved the location of the house
the house had everything we needed, was great for two families, beautiful location set away from the crowds, yet only a 10 minute walk to the main area of the river
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6. Bright holiday house (from USD 375)

Spend your holidays at this Whistler Bright holiday house, perfect for those travelling in large groups and/or with families. This five-star energy rated house can sleep up to twelve people in four bedrooms and two bathrooms. It has everything you’ll need for that perfect holiday getaway! There’s a heater and cooler (depending on the season you’ll be staying), three LCD television sets, two plasma televisions with a pretty cool sound system and a DVD player. There’s also foosball and a spa that guests are welcome to use. If that doesn’t do it, have a barbecue and relax on the deck!

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14.52 km (9.1 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
44 reviews   Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was plenty of firewood
unfortunately we only stayed one night but we will be back
it was nice to have the extra's included
all the amenities that you need and only a short walk into town
it was spacious and modern with great facilities
Cleanliness:
place is nicely furnished, well equipped and clean
loved the house - big, clean and everything we needed
Host:
great communications with friendly owner
the spa was very appreciated!
very nice house and close to town
we saw the kangaroos in the photos but didnt expect to see them, but there they were waiting to greet us on arrival
the owner was very responsive and pleasant to deal with
Location:
the house is in a great spot and a short walk to the centre of bright, shops and the brewery
its like we were the only ones in the area
the location was also fantastic, within walking distance to town, with beautiful views and in a quiet street
make sure you take your bikes and ride out to the local wineries
a very well presented property
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7. Historic Themeda cottage (from USD 244)

For those travelling in big groups, this Themeda cottage in historic Wandiligong could be the perfect place for you! This spacious property has it all on a two-acre wonderful bush block with the view of the valley. It can accommodate up to eight guests with two bedrooms with queen-sized beds. They even have a loft with four single beds (in case you’re not travelling in a big group but still want to stay in the place!) While you’re at it, be sure to soak up the view by enjoying the outdoors from this relaxing property!

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Wandiligong, Bright, VIC, AU
16.59 km (10.4 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
75 reviews   Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well equiped kitchen, comfortable living area & beds
it had everything we needed for a very comfortable stay
clean, pretty, supplies great
if you have little ones and they are upstairs and noise sensitive, might be something to consider
the house surpassed our expectations, spotless, comfortable, stylish with everything you need
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable and close to bright township
also because it wasn't closed off we really had to keep voices down and tv down until baby fell well asleep
it was very warm up there and and we really needed air con upstairs
amazingly modern and clean property just outside bright
extremely clean but maintenance is required to a number of crucial aspects of the house
Host:
the welcome hamper on arrival was appreciated too, delicious
thanks for all the helpful information provided prior to arrival
the big issue however was the hot water unit which gave up mid-stay
close to apple orchard & maze
we can't wait to get back there for some more kookaburra spotting
Location:
beautiful, quiet location, and still close to bright, wandi pub around the corner
this is a beautifully presented property in a quite and relaxing location
lovely house for a holiday in great location
such a beautiful house and views to die for
very well outfitted in the kitchen to provide meals at home
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8. Private oasis at the heart of Bright (from USD 266)

Stay in the heart of Bright when you book your getaway in the Alpine Butler! This stylish and spacious house like cottage is strategically located on a peaceful street that is just less than 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the amenities of the township. Travellers can definitely escape the hustle and bustle and relax indoors. The house is complete with a fully equipped kitchen, fireplace and a barbecue area at the deck. Be warned though, you might never want to leave this private oasis!

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15.6 km (9.7 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
83 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedrooms upstairs had great views
the heating was fantastic as it was freezing cold outside, but we were toasty warm inside
so comfortable with a gas fire and large tv
comfortable and easy to stay in
it was an absolute joy to have a cook off in the fully equipped kitchen or just sit down with a book and a glass of red by the fireplace with your very own tunes pumping out of the ipod dock in the...
Cleanliness:
property was very clean and newly renovated
the accomodation is centrally located and beautiful - we couldn't fault it!
very clean and tidy with the brand new kitchen, including a great coffee machine and dishwasher, and new floors and bathroom
Host:
the gas log fire added to the welcoming ambience of the home
was easy to book and dealing with the owner krishna was so easy and just made our stay so much more comforting that we were dealing direct with her
thanks again for your kindness and hospitality krishni, you're the best host i never met
they just wanted to eat in with home cooking and play games around the big family friendly table
both the interior and outside areas were beautiful and well maintained
Location:
conveniently located central bright, close to everything
great place in great location
the location was perfect, in easy walking distance to restaurants and shops
the property is in a great location too
beautiful decor and design layout, close proximity to town centre making it very convenient
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9. Retro-style weatherboard house (from USD 223)

Bespoke is for those looking for a quiet and quaint place to stay while at Bright. This fully restored weatherboard house is located in the town’s famous Delany Avenue, which is so close to the town and Centenary Park. Guests will love the interiors of this accommodation as it is a mix of modern and retro glamour. The house is quaint but has a spacious and well-maintained front and garden with a fence. Pets are also very much welcome.

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15.94 km (10.0 mi) from Mount Buffalo National Park
47 reviews  
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the back deck is gorgeous
the locked off backyard for the dogs was excellent, as was the deck for relaxing in the sunshine
retro, hollywood-style and dog friendly!close to the town, yet a peaceful place to relax
the house was super clean
the house is clean and well equipped,the beds were comfortable and the back deck was great for sitting outside
Cleanliness:
the beds were extremely comfortable, the linens lovely and the mor bath products a nice surprise
lovely linen & soft towels and the mor product in the bathrooms was a really nice touch
bespoke is beautiful, clean and comfortable
the house is beautifully restored and well equipped
Host:
highly recommend bespoke holiday house and its very friendly and helpful owners john and nina
nina was a great host, contacting us to tell us the house was ready early & meeting us at the house to show us around
our host was most welcoming, showed us around the property and gave us helpful tips about bright
warm welcome from our host nina on arrival
it is a beautiful home and the fact the hosts are have made it dog friendly makes it perfect!
Location:
a great house only a few minutes walk from the cafes and restaurants of bright
excellent location being just a 5 min walk to shops etc
just a short walk into the village or lovely park and walking tracks near the river
it's a very short walk along the river into the centre of bright
great location
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Be one with nature

Thanks to the beauty of its natural surroundings, there are plenty of things to do in Bright, Australia. For the adventurous, you have to try hiking, trekking, and/or animal watching in the forest. And for those who want to stay in, no matter what part of the town you stay in, there’s sure to be a view of the mountain, valley, river, and/or terrain. Be sure to relax and have a pre-dinner drink while you are it. All this and more when you visit Bright. Just be sure to book in one of our top Stayz accommodations in Bright, Australia, and be one with nature.

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