4 Best Stayz Accommodations In Rutherglen, Australia - Updated 2024

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There is a chance that you may not have heard too much about the small town of Rutherglen, in Australia. But this region with Scottish roots is known for its exquisite wine selection that dates back to the 1800s. It is also a haven for outdoor activities, like kayaking and other adventures on its riverbanks. Rutherglen may be a relatively uncharted destination for tourists, but it is one of the best-kept secrets in Victoria. And, if you are in search of vacation rentals when visiting Rutherglen, check out our list of recommendations. Scroll down to read about the best Stayz accommodations in Rutherglen, 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 May 18, 2024.

1. The Chandelier Suite at Must Love Dogs B&B (from USD 158)

A stay at this pet-friendly accommodation in Rutherglen will take you to the Victorian era. With its 12-ft (3.66-m) high ceilings, velvet drapes, and Murano glass chandelier, the suite resembles a historic castle room. Enjoy a delicious continental breakfast at this Stayz rental, and savor the coffee while admiring the serene views from the front lawn. The living room is fully furnished and features a TV with a DVD player for entertainment.

When the mood strikes, head out to the communal swimming pool and cool off the summer heat with a dip in the cold waters. Or, just relax on the lounging chairs by the pool as your dogs play around on the property.

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Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
bed & breakfast 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

2. Avino - a gorgeous Rutherglen house

Book a stay at this accommodation near wineries in Rutherglen and explore the popular vineyards. Bring your family along for an incredible vacation and explore the Murray to Mountains trail with rental eBikes offered by the host. Fill your days with tours to explore famous places and savor local cuisine.

The home boasts a fully furnished, air-conditioned living room with a TV, an ideal space for unwinding after an adventurous day. There’s also a kitchen equipped with cooking essentials for you to whip up quick meals. You can eat at the dining table or opt for alfresco dining with a barbecue grill in the cottage garden. Just sit around the fire pit and soak in the peaceful ambiance of this place overlooking the well-known landmark, Rutherglen Big Wine Bottle.

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Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

3. Must Love Dogs Cottage (from USD 151)

There is a simple reason why this home is named after dogs - its owners are looking to share their passion for their furry pets with those who will come to stay for a night or two. Must Love Dogs in Rutherglen is the perfect summer getaway spot for a family of four. It only has one bedroom and one bathroom, but guests can enjoy an outdoor lounge and garden and even a small pool to beat the heat.

The house is equipped with everything a guest would need, from an entire kitchen set, tea and coffee supplies, and pull-out sofas. And, if you wish to take a stroll around the neighborhood, you can check out its many wine tours and even a chocolate factory that two adults can enjoy for the price of 90 AUD (65.06 USD).

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Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

4. Must Love Dogs - B&B Garden Suite (from USD 151)

The last but definitely not the least item on this list is another dog-friendly home. There is a lot of history behind this place: it was built in 1840 and was originally the Globe Hotel. Upon entering, you will feel the quaint and cozy ambiance of its traditional fixtures and design. This single-story house can comfortably fit three people who will share one bedroom and bathroom and can choose from either the Garden Suite or the Chandelier Suite. Guests can also enjoy its outdoor lounge and have meals amidst the tranquility of nature. In the summertime, the solar-heated pool is the perfect spot to spend those lazy, relaxing days. Upon checking in, you can go on a wine tour around Rutherglen’s finest spots or partake in some Devonshire tea and homemade scones.

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Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
bed & breakfast 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds are comfortable and the bathrooms are well-appointed
They welcome you as if you are long lost friends and by the time you leave you will certainly feel like you are
These people genuinely love their dogs and will welcome yours
Great hosts great location
The cottage was beautiful and clean and it was so nice not to have to worry about our dog as she was allowed inside
Charlie's breakfasts are memorable and Chris's tea and coffee delicious
The accommodation is clean and tidy with some ornate furnishings
A lovely place to stopover Chris was delightful
Simply excellent Christine and Charles are just lovely
Thoroughly enjoyed it Great hosts and loved the dogs
The pets also had a ball
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Exploring Rutherglen

Whether you are a wine lover or simply a seasoned traveler in search of the perfect vacation spot, the Rutherglen area of Victoria, Australia, is definitely one of those places to check out. And these holiday houses in Rutherglen are just some of the many places where you can spend your days and nights, as they offer different amenities to suit your needs.

Rutherglen also serves as a perfect base to explore the Mulley Valley in Australia. Go on weekend trips, stay at cabins near Yarrawonga or other nearby places, and enjoy your backpacking adventures in this state.

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